Bethany College students will officially be welcomed to campus at the school’s annual Opening Convocation on Friday, August 21 at 10 a.m. in Presser Hall Auditorium. Dr. Robert Vogel, Bethany’s interim president, will be the speaker for the event.
Provost Bob Carlson will introduce and welcome faculty and Paige Stewart, Swede Government Association president, will recognize the Class of 2019 and Transfer Students.
New full-time faculty members this year include Lillian Green, assistant professor of music and director of orchestras, and Pari Ford, assistant professor of mathematics. Dr. Green comes to Bethany from Monteverde Academy, a high school conservatory school in Florida and earned her graduate degree from Peabody Conservatory in Baltimore and undergraduate degree from West Virginia University. Professor Ford comes to Bethany from the University of Nebraska-Kearney and earned her graduate degree at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and undergraduate degree at Kearney.