Bethel Hosts Pilots 5K Run/Walk as part of Alumni Weekend Celebration

Bethel will host the Pilots 5K Run/Walk as a part of their Alumni Weekend festivities at 8:45 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 10, on Bethel’s campus. Participants are asked to arrive at Goodman Gymnasium at 7:30 a.m. to register.

In addition to the 5K, there will be a Kid’s Fun Run beginning at 9:30 a.m. This includes a 100 yard course around the ponds on campus.

The 5K entry fee is $15.00. The entry fee for the Kid’s Fun Run is $2. After the race, awards will be given to the overall winners in men’s and women’s categories, as well as first place awards in each division.

The event is open to the community. For more information or to register, visit or call 574-254-3310.

Bethel College is an accredited Christian college offering associate, bachelor’s and master’s degrees in more than 70 areas of study. The current enrollment of more than 2,100 includes students from 34 states and Puerto Rico, 19 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. In addition to its beautifully wooded 75-acre main campus in Mishawaka, Ind., Bethel also offers specific academic programs at sites in Elkhart, Ind., Fort Wayne, Ind., Dowagiac, Mich., and St. Joseph, Mich. Nursing programs are also offered in cooperation with Grace College in Winona Lake, Ind.