DeLong to exhibit senior art show, “Caesura”

Caesura by Alex DeLongBethany College senior artist Alexandria DeLong will exhibit her senior art show, “Caesura,” at Mingenback Art Center on campus from May 2 to 7.

A reception will be held on Sunday, May 5, from 2 to 4 p.m. with a gallery talk by the artist at 2:30 p.m. The exhibition and reception are free and open to the public

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Student of the Week – Joanna Roberts, April 29

Joanna RobertsName: Joanna Ruth Roberts

Major: Music Liberal Arts

Hometown: Lindsborg, Kan.

Nominated By: Kristin Van Tassel

“A graduating senior this spring, most folks know Joanna for her singing (she can be heard singing almost everywhere she goes) – she’s a highly engaged, inquisitive, fearless student – willing to ask probing, hard questions – and genuinely interested in everything.”

Involvements at Bethany: Multicultural Student Union, Cross Country, Track, College Choir, Chamber Choir, Bethany Oratorio Society

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Bethany receives grant from Kansas Community Gardens Project

Community Garden harvestBethany College’s Community Garden has been awarded a $5,000 grant through the Kansas Community Gardens Project, a joint initiative of the Kansas Health Foundation and K-State Research and Extension.

Bethany’s Community Garden is one of 35 community garden projects in the state to receive this funding, which will help support the purchase and construction of much needed foundational infrastructure, including a permanent irrigation system, tool shed, and winter tunneling supplies.

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Carlson places first in Quimby Chapter Competition for Young Organists

Nickolas CarlsonBethany College senior Nickolas Carlson recently placed first in the Quimby Chapter Competition for Young Organists.

He will now move on the regional competition that will be held in Springfield, Mo. in June 2013.

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Handbell Ensemble & Genesis Ringers in concert April 30

Handbells 09-10The Bethany College Handbell Ensemble and Genesis Ringers will perform an “Old & New” concert on Tuesday, April 30, at 7:30 p.m. in Presser Hall.

The concert will feature the music of Edvard Grieg, Cathy Moklebust, Paul McKlveen, Edward Eldar, and more.

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Eclectic cast brings “The Cherry Orchard” to life

Anton Chekhov’s The Cherry Orchard is the story of a family struggling to save their The Cherry Orchardfamily’s estate. Director Cody Whetstone knew that in order to portray this eccentric family and the servants and friends that surround them, he would have to cast an eclectic group of people.

“We knew this would be a perfect play to work on collaboratively with Bethany College and Broadway RFD,” Whetstone said. “To find such a diverse group of people, we needed both group’s resources.”

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Student of the Week – Collin Carlson, April 22

Collin CarlsonName: Collin Carlson

Major: Social Science Teaching

Hometown: Olathe, KS

Nominated By: Vicki Cornett

“He is a tremendous asset to the institution in many aspects such as being involved with the recruitment of future students and he currently just finished his student teaching.”

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