Janice Esses, Bethany College head softball coach and alumna of 2001, is the recipient of the 2011 Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics Coach of Character Award. The award is given for embracing, teaching, and displaying character.
LINDSBORG, KAN., July 11, 2011— Jordi Arkö, Swedish artist, printmaker, lecturer, and art consultant, will serve as the Pearson Distinguished Professor of Swedish Studies at Bethany College this fall. Arkö comes to Bethany from Garsås in Dalarna, Sweden. Arkö has studied art history, archaeology, and ethnology at the University of Stockholm College of Design and Fine Arts, and he has a Master of Fine Arts with a concentration in free art and graphic design from the Royal Institute of Arts