Bethany College started the 2013-2-14 with a strong enrollment in the Fall semester and that trend continues with a spring student body of 619 students. This is the largest spring enrollment in 17 years and is a larger enrollment than 8 of the past 10 Fall enrollments as well.
“This is an exciting time at Bethany and I’m elated to welcome 40 new students this semester,” says President Edward F Leonard III. “Continued efforts to share the Bethany story along with strong student retention programs are showing positive results.” Continue reading
Name: Arianna Bryant
Hometown: Las Vegas, NV
Nominated by: Dane Pavlovich, Dean of Athletics
Involvements (sports, clubs, organizations): Women’s Golf, Chapel Choir
Plans for the future: To work on my dream of becoming an LPGA member, or to become an engineer helping design new technology and commodities for the future. Continue reading
Name: John Holmquist
Hometown: Smolan, KS
Nominated by: Warren Olson, Associate Vice President for Development
Involvements (sports, clubs, organizations): Pi Sigma Chi Fraternity, Business Club, Bethany Oratorio Society
Plans for the future: Grad School, go to Africa as a humanitarian, build my family’s cattle business, teach business on a collegiate level, travel the world, be a cowboy in Australia, work as a financier. Continue reading
Name: Sarah Hill
Major: Studio Art: Drawing and Painting
Hometown: Lititz, PA
Nominated by: Linda Lewis
Involvements (sports, clubs, organizations): Art Club, Chi Alpha, Gold Key, Honors Program
Plans for the future: To exhibit artwork and travel the world. Any funders? Continue reading
Name: Katia Matter
Hometown: Jewell, KS
Nominated by: Sarah Peterson, Writing Center Coordinator
Involvements (sports, clubs, organizations): Kappa Gamma Phi, Alpha Psi Omega, Theater
Plans for the future: I would really like to work for the Walt Disney Company, either for Disney English or one of the theme parks.
Name: Michelle Rambo
Major: Criminal Justice and Business Administration
Hometown: Greenwood, South Carolina
Nominated by: Doug Smith, Chair of the Criminal Justice Department Continue reading
Name: Amir Rahbar
Major: Economics-Business/Marketing, Economics-Business/Networking Marketing
Hometown: Houston, TX
Nominated by: Vic Bateman
Involvements at Bethany: Bethany Tennis Team
Why did you choose Bethany College? Recruited by Coach Vic and he offered a good scholarship
What are your plans for the future? I plan on going back to Houston and starting my own business from scratch. Continue reading
The Bethany College Art Department invites the public to its annual art sale on Friday and Saturday, Dec. 13 and 14, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Community Room of Bank of America in Lindsborg.
Bethany College senior artist Angela Dvorak will exhibit her senior art show, “I Draw the Line,” at Mingenback Art Center on campus from Dec. 7 to 11.
A reception will be held on Sunday, Dec. 8, 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. Many works will be for sale.
Bethany College’s 12th Annual Alternative Gift Market ended on November 16. The market ran for a week and through partnership with local businesses, over $2,000 was raised to help communities around the world be more sustainable.
Amy Kay Pavlovich, owner of Connected enjoyed hosting this year’s market. “I appreciate the work of Alternative Gifts International and it is a good fit with the Fair Trade store. It was really fun for me to get to be around students in this setting.”