Campus News

Education Department Receives Continuing Accreditation

The Bethel College Education Department recently received accreditation for all of its programs through 2023, based on the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) standards. All accreditation standards were met, with no stipulations.

Students and Faculty Plan for New Unity Garden on Campus

Bethel College students, faculty and staff are joining together to create a “free to pick” garden on Bethel’s campus. The project is a collaboration with South Bend Unity Gardens, the college’s Enactus student team, and individual faculty who are passionate about beginning a garden on campus.

Bethel Student Recognized for “Realizing the Dream”

Bethel College student Lacey Miller was recently recognized as one of Indiana’s 31 sophomores who is “Realizing the Dream” as a first-generation college student.

Bethel Professor Releases New Book, “Teaching the Next Generations”

Bethel College Professor of Christian Ministries and Chair of the Department of Religion and Philosophy Terry Linhart, Ph.D., has released a new book, “Teaching the Next Generations: A Comprehensive Guide for Teaching Christian Formation.”

Bethel Presents the 69th Annual Christmas Concert

The Bethel College Music Department presents its 69th annual Christmas Concert. Performances are Friday, Dec. 9 at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, Dec. 10 at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. in the Everest-Rohrer Chapel/Fine Arts Center – Auditorium. Tickets are on sale now.

Bethel Students Learn from Stratford Festival Actors

Two actors and one director from the internationally acclaimed Stratford Festival will present a four-day residency at Bethel College. Bethel is the first private college to do a residency with this prestigious group, who has previously conducted workshops at Michigan State University, University of Missouri and Wayne State University.

David Britton and Jean Watson to Present “Sounds of the Season” at Bethel College

Recording artists David Britton and Jean Watson, along with the Nashville Bandoliers, will present the “Sounds of the Season” Christmas concert on Saturday, Dec. 3 at 7 p.m. on the campus of Bethel College, in the Everest-Rohrer Chapel/Fine Arts Center – Auditorium. The concert will be a unique blend of musical styles that will delight the audience with a variety of Christmas favorites.

Chamber Orchestra and Wind Ensemble Present Fall Concert

The Bethel College Chamber Orchestra and Wind Ensemble will present a concert to the community on Thursday, Nov. 17 at 7:30 p.m. in the Everest-Rohrer Chapel/Fine Arts Center-Auditorium.

Department of Music Presents Annual Jazz and Percussion Night

The Bethel College Jazz Ensemble, Jazz Combo and Percussion Ensemble will present their annual fall Jazz and Percussion Night on Friday, Nov. 18 at 7:30 p.m. in the Everest-Rohrer Chapel/Fine Arts Center – Auditorium. Doors open at 7 p.m. for this exciting and entertaining program.

Bethel to Break Ground on $1 Million Nursing Simulation Lab

Bethel College will hold a groundbreaking ceremony for a $1 million nursing simulation lab on Thursday, Oct. 20, at 1 p.m. on the south side of the Middleton Hall of Science. A reception will follow in the School of Nursing.