Campus News

Von Strantz Sets the Stage for Weekly Performances at Bethel College Cafe

Sufficient Grounds Café will be hosting weekly live performances featuring local bands starting Friday, Jan. 18 at 7 p.m. The building is located on LaSalle Ave. across from the Everest-Rohrer Chapel/Fine Arts Center on Bethel’s main campus.

“We want more people from the community to come and enjoy the new coffee shop,” says Director of Auxiliary Services Ed Bernhard. “The café…

Bethel Students, Staff and Faculty 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, Mon., Jan. 21. Classes are canceled from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.

New Bethel Students to Serve the Community

As part of freshman and transfer student orientation, about 300 new students will work with the Mishawaka Parks Department. Students will serve the community cleaning the fountain, weeding and planting on Tuesday, Aug. 28 with about 600 hours of community service.

Bethel Welcomes Director of Admission Back to Campus

Bethel announces the return of alumna Andrea Helmuth as the new director of admission.

Bethel Participates in Indiana's Private College Week: "Go Independent"

Bethel College will be one of 31 schools participating in this year’s Indiana Private College Week, which will take place July 23-27. Bethel will host tours Monday through Friday at 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.

This year’s theme is “Go Independent!” and some of the schools participating, besides Bethel College, are St. Mary’s College, Ancilla College, Goshen College,…

Bethel Welcomes New Vice President for Academic Services

Bethel College announces Barbara Bellefeuille, Ed.D. as the new vice president for academic services. She will replace the interim vice president in that position, Bradley Smith, Ph.D.

Bellefeuille has been in higher education at Toccoa Falls College in Toccoa Falls, Ga., for 21 years; first as a professor of teacher education and department chair. Then seven years ago she…

Bethel Webmaster Publishes Book

Bethel College webmaster and adjunct faculty member Joshua Gulledge (‘02) recently published Building a Modern & Complex Website, The Easy Way, with MODX Revolution.” It’s a practical guide to explain how to use MODX and understand its strategies while getting the most out of your website with the least amount of work.

When Gulledge first introduced…

Bethel to Host Fellowship of Christian Athletes Luncheon

More than 100 local businessmen will attend a fundraising luncheon for the Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) on Thursday, May 10 from noon to 1:30 p.m. Former Notre Dame basketball player Luke Zeller will be the main speaker at the event, which will be held in the Everest-Rohrer Fine Arts Chapel – Rotunda

The event was organized by Bethel’s Tony Natali, the men’s…

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.…

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…