News & Events

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
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
NEW ORLEANS - The Bethany men's and women's cross country teams had successful seasons in 2014 each coming in third place at the Upper Midwest Athletic Conference championships last fall.... continue reading
Monday, March 2, 2015
Legal Studies
The Board of Regents of Bethany Lutheran College (BLC) recently approved the addition of a new major and minor in legal studies. The new major will be offered beginning with the fall... continue reading
Mid Term Exams Oct 12
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
Women's Soccer vs Martin Luther Oct 13 Mankato, Minn.
Women's Volleyball vs Waldorf Oct 13 Mankato, Minn.
Men's Soccer vs Martin Luther Oct 13 Mankato, Minn.
X-Terrain Pumpkin Carving Oct 13
Mid Term Break Oct 15
Minnesota District Lutheran Teachers' Conference Oct 15 Campus
Admissions October Open House Oct 15
Admissions October Open House Oct 16
Parliamentary League of the Upper Midwest Debate Tournament Oct 16 Honsey Hall 200 - Staff Office
Women's Cross Country at Wisconsin-La Crosse Oct 17 La Crosse, Wis.
Men's Cross Country at Wis.-La Crosse Oct 17 La Crosse, Wis.
Women's Soccer at St. Scholastica Oct 17 Duluth, Minn.
Men's Soccer at St. Scholastica Oct 17 Duluth, Minn.
Men's Soccer at Gustavus Adolphus Oct 19 St. Peter, Minn.
In Depth: Origin of the Universe - Positive Creation Evidences Oct 19
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
Drugs and Dating Oct 20
Women's Volleyball at Crown Oct 20 St. Bonifacius, Minn.
Women's Soccer at Minn.-Morris Oct 21 Morris, Minn.
Men's Soccer at Minn.-Morris Oct 21 Morris, Minn.
Faculty Development Mini-Workshop (Using Google Suite) Oct 21
"Domestic Violence & Mental Health" - CADA talk co-sponsored by Psychology Club, PAMA, and Bethany Law Club Oct 22 Meyer Hall 101 - Classroom
Haunted Corn Maze at Farmamerica Oct 23 Farmerica in Waseca, MN
Women's Soccer vs Northland Oct 24 Mankato, Minn.
Women's Volleyball at Wis.-Superior Oct 24 Superior, Wis.
Men's Soccer vs Northland Oct 24 Mankato, Minn.
Bethany Jazz Band Concert Oct 25 Trinity Chapel
Viking Cup Oct 26

October 13, 2015

Menu Soups: beef barley and cheese. Main Line: roast turkey, mashed potatoes and gravy, corn, and Taco Tuesday. Rotisserie: Caribbean chicken, rice pilaf, fried egg plant, and dinner rolls.
VB Tonight-Support Breast Cancer Awareness Attention all! Come out and support the BLC Volleyball team tonight at 7:00 pm as they take on Waldorf College...and support Breast Cancer Awareness! CAC will be having a Bake Sale during the game, so bring some extra money and enjoy these goodies! All proceeds go to the American Cancer Society. WEAR PINK and spread the word!!!
X-terrain Pumpkin Carving Grab your friends and celebrate fall with the X-terrain Outdoor Club. We will be carving pumpkins on Tuesday October 13th at 8 PM in the top floor of Luther Hall. This is a free event, just come and have fun! Questions? Email or
Health Services Open Tuesday 9-1pm and Wednesday 930-1230
Oct. 20-Drugs and Dating PLEASE NOTE DATE/TIME CHANGE. Come and discuss with Dr. Mears from Christian Family Solutions the current trends in dating, sexuality, and alcohol/drug use in college. This meeting will be in Luther Hall room 300 at 6 pm on October 20.
Corn Maze at Farmamerica Come, if you dare, to the Haunted Corn Maze at Farmamerica! Expanded activities this year include bonfire and music. Vans leave from the Glass Staircase at 6pm (with option of returning at 8:30pm) and 8pm (returning at 10pm) on Friday, October 23. Cost is $5. Sign up and pay at the business office -- even if riding separately!
Proposed BSN Program Information Session Are you thinking about majoring in nursing? Do you want more information about the proposed nursing program in development? Sara Traylor, the director of the nursing program, will hold informational sessions on Advising Day-October 28. Sessions will be at 8:45-9:45 am and 1:15-2:15 pm in Meyer Hall Room 301 with a short presentation and time for Q & A. Sessions are directed towards students but faculty and staff are welcome to attend. Bring your curiosity and questions!
Paid Position at Washington Elementary School Washington Elementary School (about 3 blocks from campus) is seeking college students to do recess supervision. This is a paid position. Candidates can work any combination of days and hours, Monday thru Friday from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Contact Principal Shane Baier at 507-345-3059 to apply.