News & Events

Monday, November 16, 2015
Bethany Lutheran College officially welcomed its tenth president, Dr. Gene Pfeifer, when he was inaugurated on Friday, November 13, 2015, in Trinity Chapel.  The guest speaker for the event... continue reading
Friday, October 30, 2015
Koine, a Christian band will present a concert in Bethany's Lee Theater on Tuesday, November 24 beginning at 7 p.m. Koine's humble roots originate in the heartland of America, in a city... continue reading
Tuesday, October 6, 2015
Bethany Lutheran College continues to move forward with plans to add a bachelor of science in nursing (BSN) degree to its academic offerings. The College first announced the intent to... continue reading
Wednesday, September 23, 2015
MANKATO, MN — Bethany Lutheran College (BLC) together with Bethany Lutheran Theological Seminary (BLTS) announce the 48th annual Reformation Lectures to be held on October 29 and 30, 2015.... continue reading
Wednesday, September 16, 2015
The Bethany Hawkwatch will kick off a special week of raptor migration counting in observance of the Hawk Migration Association of North America’s (HMANA) International Hawk Migration Week... continue reading
Thursday, July 30, 2015
The Red Hats Company, made up of Bethany Lutheran College alumni Benji Inniger and Jacob Kempfert are producing a show entitled Saint Guillotine at the 2015 Minnesota Fringe Festival in... continue reading
Tuesday, July 7, 2015
Bethany Lutheran College is proud to announce four new members to its Athletic Hall of Fame. In addition, Bethany will honor the first-ever "Team of Distinction" at its annual Hall of Fame... continue reading
Monday, April 27, 2015
Jim Vinz is the recipient of the 2015 Bethany Lutheran College Distinguished Alumnus Award.  Vinz, originally from Amboy, Minnesota, enrolled at Bethany in 1979. He was a member of the... continue reading
Wednesday, April 1, 2015
The Bethany Lutheran College Speech Team continued its winning ways with a successful trip to the 18th annual National Christian College Forensics Invitational (NCCFI) speech and debate... continue reading
Friday, March 13, 2015
A new stained glass window was installed at the entrance of Bethany’s Old Main building on Thursday, March 13, 2015. The Bethany High School classes of 1952 and 1953 donated funds to create... continue reading
Classes Resume Nov 30
Women's Basketball at Macalester Nov 30 St. Paul, Minn.
Speech Team Meeting Aug 31, Sep 1, Sep 8, Sep 15, Sep 22, Sep 29, Oct 6, Oct 13, Oct 20, Oct 27, Nov 3, Nov 10, Nov 17, Nov 24, Dec 1 Honsey Hall 211 - Competitive Speaking Room
"The Return" by Salty Earth Pictures Dec 1 Honsey Hall 129 - Viewing Room
Christmas at Bethany Concert Dec 2 Trinity Chapel
Christmas at Bethany Concert Dec 3 Trinity Chapel
Fall Semester Student Art Show and Reception Dec 3 Ylvisaker Fine Arts Center
Christmas at Bethany Concert Dec 4 Trinity Chapel
Men's Basketball vs Wis.-Superior Dec 4 Mankato, Minn.
Women's Basketball vs Wis.-Superior Dec 4 Mankato, Minn.
Admissions December Open House Dec 5
Men's Basketball vs St. Scholastica Dec 5 Mankato, Minn.
Christmas at Bethany Concert Dec 5 Trinity Chapel
Women's Basketball vs St. Scholastica Dec 5 Mankato, Minn.
Christmas at Bethany Concert Dec 6 Trinity Chapel
Women's Basketball at Wartburg Dec 8 Waverly, Iowa
Men's Basketball at Wartburg Dec 8 Waverly, Iowa
Instrumental Festival Concert Dec 9 Trinity Chapel
Christmas Party hosted by BAC Dec 10 Old Main 102 - Viking Village
Fall Commencement 2015 Dec 11 Trinity Chapel
Men's Basketball vs Trinity Bible Dec 11 Mankato, Minn.
The Divers 3rd annual Christmas Party Concert Dec 11 Ylvisaker Fine Arts Center 100 - Theater
Men's Basketball vs Martin Luther (MN Valley Federal Credit Union Night) Dec 12 Mankato, Minn.
MN Valley Federal Credit Union Day @ Home Basketball Games Dec 12
Women's Basketball vs Martin Luther (MN Valley Federal Credit Union Night) Dec 12 Mankato, Minn.
Final Exams Dec 14
Women's Basketball vs Buena Vista Dec 17 Mankato, Minn.
Men's Basketball vs Buena Vista Dec 17 Mankato, Minn.
Christmas Break Begins Dec 18
Volleyball for Softball Fundraiser Volleyball Tournament Dec 19 Sports & Fitness Center

November 30, 2015

Volunteer Cheerleading Coach Needed Mt. Olive Lutheran Grade School is looking for a volunteer cheerleading coach to assist with our cheerleading program. Our cheerleading program consists of girls in grades 3-5. Practices are on Wednesdays. The time of practice is flexible according to your schedule, but would prefer to start between 2:30 to 3:30. Practices are usually about one and half hours. If interested please contact Mr. Zibrowski by calling Mt. Olive at 345-7927 or emailing him at
Christmas Party Get in the Christmas spirit with gingerbread houses, an ugly sweater competition, hot drinks, games, candy and more! Thursday Dec 10, 8pm Viking Village. Hosted by BAC.
Movie: The Return Film by Salty Earth Pictures Tues Dec 1, 7:30pm in HH 129 (Film Viewing Room). In the Fairy Tale Village of Nod we find a young woman, Leah, who makes her living as a thief. Most of her stealing goes to her evil master Dybbuk. That is until one day, a huntsman, named Yadid comes to town and changes her life for now and eternity! "The Return" starring Heather Ricks, David Ruprecht, Simon Provan, and Ken T. Williams is an entertaining allegory that shares the salvation message in a beautiful way. In the telling of this tale one will discover the truth! TRT 101 minutes.
Monday Menu Soups: Ham and Bean, Chili. Lunch: Fried Ravioli, Sugar Snap Peas. Rotisserie: Greek Seasoned Chicken, Lemon Rice, Zucchini. Demo: Quesadillas.
Baptism in Chapel Today Halla Kitsmiller will be baptized in Chapel. Everyone is invited to attend this wonderful event.
B4ULeave Are you graduating this December? Be sure to stop by B4ULeave Fall Express on Wednesday, December 9th in Honsey Hall Room 239 between 11:00 am and 1:00 pm. This is your chance to touch base with a number of departments on campus one final time B4ULeave. There will be food and a special gift for graduating seniors who participate.
Health Services Hours for the week of Nov 30 through Dec 4 Monday, Thursday, and Friday 8-11:30 a.m.