College welcomes five international UGRAD students

LINDSBORG, KAN., August 23, 2011—Bethany College welcomes five new international students on campus as part of the U.S. Department of State’s Global Undergraduate Exchange Program in Eurasia & Central Asia (Global UGRAD). Joining the Bethany College family are Ruzanna Boyakhchyan from Armenia, Botagoz Duzelbayeva from Kazakhstan, Olga Ivanchenko from Ukraine, Olga Kislun from Russia, and Irina Zamogilnaia from Russia. Continue reading

Art auction gains $1.15 million for general scholarship fund

LINDSBORG, KAN., August 22, 2011—Bethany College expects to have a net gain in excess of $1.15 million for its general scholarship fund by de-accessioning eleven works by Birger Sandzén and a grouping of Native American pottery. The auction was held on August 13 to 14 in Santa Fe, N.M., by Manitou Galleries, a firm experienced in both Sandzén and Native American artwork. Continue reading