Bethel College Dedicates New Science Building Addition and New Entrance 60th Anniversary Homecoming Celebrates Bethel’s Growth

Join Bethel College as it dedicates its new entrance to the college and its new addition to the Middleton Hall of Science Saturday, October 27. The newly renovated Logan Street entrance will be dedicated at 11:30 a.m. During the ceremony, a time capsule will be inserted into the helm and then sealed with a plaque. Mayor Jeff Rea will also present Bethel a key to the city of Mishawaka. Then at 1:00 p.m., there will be a dedication for the new 21,000 square foot classroom and lab addition to the Middleton Hall of Science. A reception will follow the ceremony. Both dedication services are open to the public. Events are part of the 60th Anniversary Homecoming Celebration.


Bethel College is an accredited Christian college of the arts and sciences offering associates, bachelor’s and master’s degrees in more than 50 areas of study. The current enrollment of more than 2,000 includes students from 34 states and Puerto Rico, 12 countries, more than 25 denominations and 16 percent from culturally diverse backgrounds. Scholarships are available based upon a variety of factors including academic achievement, talent in the arts or athletics, ethnicity and church affiliation. Bethel offers classes at four locations: the Mishawaka campus, the Elkhart Campus and two satellite locations (in Nappanee and in Dowagiac, Mich.). The main Bethel campus is situated on 75 wooded acres in Mishawaka, Ind.


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*Editor’s Note: There will be an opportunity for the media to tour the new Middleton Hall of Science addition between the 11:30 a.m. entrance dedication and the 1:00 p.m. science building dedication.