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Bethel Hosts "Summer Institute for Teachers"

Bethel College will offer “Summer Institute for Teachers” on June 11, 12 and 13 in the Miller-Moore Academic Center, Room AC 342. Those participating in the three-day learning experience can earn up to 18 professional growth points (PGPs) or three graduate credits. Registration will be limited to the first 125 participants per session.

Topics include:

  • “Common…

Bethel Professors and Alumni Contribute to Book Project

Four Bethel College professors and alumni recently collaborated on a book project, “The Activist Impulse: Essays on the Intersection of Evangelicalism and Anabaptism,” which was released earlier this month by Pickwick Publications. Contributors include Associate Professor of Religion and Philosophy Tim Erdel, Ph.D., Instructor of Writing Joel Boehner (’05) and former adjunct instructors…

Bethel to Host Fifth Annual SBCSC's Adult GED Graduation Ceremony

About 160 adults will receive their GED diploma from the South Bend Community School Corporation’s Adult Education Testing Center. Commencement will be held April 30 at 7 p.m. at Bethel College’s Wiekamp Athletic Center inside Gates Gymnasium. Doors open at 6 p.m.

This ceremony will honor adults who have successfully passed the GED Test at the GED Testing Center during the past 12 months.…

Nontraditional Programs Adds Criminal Justice Degree Completion Program

Bethel College’s nontraditional programs is now accepting applications for adult students interested in a bachelor of science in criminal justice as a degree completion program. This is just on the heels of the nontraditional programs’ recently launched online program last month.

“Of the traditional programs we get asked about on the nontraditional side, criminal justice…

Bethel Encourages Kids to "Jump In" to Academic Camps

Bethel will offer its fifth annual Academic Camps, which provide campers, from ages 7-17, with the opportunity to explore the vast world of academics. Taught by Bethel professors, along with students and staff, the camps will run during the months of June and July. The cost per camper is $125, with the exceptions of the ceramics and youth gospel choir camps.

Campers who successfully complete…

Pychology Professor to Address Michiana Human Resource, Training and Learning Professionals

Bethel College’s Norm Spivey, Ph.D., professor of psychology, will speak on “Learning and Memory: Theory and Application” during a Michiana ASTD (American Society of Trainers and Developers) luncheon on Thursday, April 26. The meeting is located at the Riverside Terrace, 426 Lincolnway East, Mishawaka, Ind.  Registration, networking and lunch starts at 11:30 a.m. The program and discussion…

Record Amount of Bethel Students Planned to Graduate

Bethel College may graduate a record number of students this spring. At this time, more than 600 students plan to participate in Bethel’s two commencement ceremonies. Commencement for nontraditional programs, organizational management, Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) and Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing (BSN) completion will take place on Saturday, April 28 at 2:30 p.m.…

Sigma Theta Tau Celebrates New Members

Sigma Theta Tau International Nu Omicron Chapter-at-Large recently celebrated the induction of new members in a ceremony. The inductees were comprised of Bachelor of Science and Master of Science nursing students from Bethel College, Goshen College and Saint Mary’s College. Membership is by invitation to baccalaureate and graduate nursing students who demonstrate excellence in scholarship and…

Bethel Faculty, Students and Staff Celebrate MLK Day

Bethel College’s Center for Intercultural Development (CID) and Multi-Ethnic Resource Team (MERT) will offer activities for faculty, students and staff in honor of Martin Luther King Jr Day, Monday, Jan. 16. Classes are canceled from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m., and staff and faculty will receive four hours of paid release time for the purpose of attending a sponsored activity of their choice.

“We…

Nursing Recognizes 94 Students During its Dedication Program

The Bethel College school of nursing recognized 94 nursing students during the nursing dedication program held earlier this month in the Everest-Rohrer Chapel/Fine Arts Center. The nursing faculty recognized 56 BSN students and 38 ADN who have completed nursing fundamentals, as well as advancing in their respective nursing program. Prior to the start of the program, guests enjoyed a slide show prepared…