Bethel Helped Leah Lancaster Prepare for Fulfilling Life Work

A typical day for Bethel alum Leah Lancaster involves paperwork when she audits resident and employee charts to be sure all documents are in place. It would also include coordinating care with surrounding hospitals to assess patients for group home placement. During that same day, she might be holding or conducting meetings with her company’s mental health centers to help staff members problem solve and coordinate care. Furthermore, she is on call during the day to all five of the... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Monday, May 21, 2018

BASS CATS CONTINUE TO DOMINATE

MCKENZIE, Tenn. - The Association of Collegiate Anglers (ACA) and Cabela's Collegiate Bass Fishing Series have released the latest Cabela's School of the Year presented by Abu Garcia rankings update for the 2017-2018 season. With the season winding down to one final double points event, there is little doubt that the 2018 BoatUS Collegiate Bass Fishing Championship will be the most pivotal event of the year in determining who will reign as this year's Cabela's School... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Friday, May 18, 2018

BASEBALL TRYOUTS SATURDAY MAY 19 AT 2 P.M.

MCKENZIE, TN –Bethel University Baseball's open tryouts are Saturday May 19 at Wildcat Park (Kahlden Complex) on the campus of Bethel University. The tryouts will be open to junior college players, high school junior and senior players along with current Bethel students. Players need to arrive a few minutes early and bring their own gear. Tryouts begin at 2 p.m. All players planning on attending are asked to email their cell numbers and contact info to Coach ... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Friday, May 18, 2018

SUMMER BASEBALL LESSONS PROVIDED BY BETHEL STAFF

MCKENZIE, Tenn. – The Bethel University baseball staff will provide summer lessons for area youngsters and players. Lessons will be available for ages, T-Ball to high school.  Learn the game and have fun as the staff will place emphasis on catching, pitching, hitting, and fielding.  The lessons will take place on the Bethel campus. Prices will vary based on age and time of lesson. For information please email Head Coach  Rusty Thompson  at ... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Friday, May 18, 2018

Summer Drawing Workshop for Community Begins June 22

Bethel University is pleased to invite participants for a Summer Drawing Workshop for individuals 12 years old and up who are interested in sharpening their skills in drawing from observation. Materials used will include compressed charcoal and conte crayon. Taught by Bethel art faculty Jason Cole, the class will meet Monday through Friday, June 18-22 and 25-29, 9 a.m. to noon, in the Dickey Fine Arts Building on Bethel’s McKenzie campus. There is a $40 fee per participant to cover the... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Thursday, May 17, 2018

TIMES SET FOR WILDCAT FOOTBALL GAMES-TIME CHANGE FOR 2018 HOMECOMING

MCKENZIE, Tenn. – The Bethel University Sports Information Office updated  the starting times for the 2018 Wildcat Football schedule Monday. The Homecoming game against Cincinnati Christian orginally scheduled for 5 p.m. has been changed to 3 p.m. The Wildcats will  play five home games and five road game this fall. The Cats  open  the season at home on Thursday, August 23rd at 6 p.m. against Mid-South power Reinhardt   who made it... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Monday, May 14, 2018

Spring 2018 Honor Roll and Dean's List Announced

Bethel University’s College of Arts and Sciences and College of Health Sciences are proud to announce the names of local students who earned Honor Roll and Dean's List status for its Spring 2018 semester. A total of 177 students qualified for the Bethel University Honor Roll. To qualify for the Honor Roll, a student must be a traditional undergraduate who has completed twelve or more hours of academic work with an average of 3.70 or above with no grade below a "C." A... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Monday, May 14, 2018

Bethel’s Global Studies Program Leaves Lasting Educational Impression on Students

Upon returning from his alternative spring break experience in Costa Rica through Bethel’s Global Studies program, student Derek McDaniel started his own compost and recycling system at his home. “It only took about an hour to get it set up, and nature provided the rest,” McDaniel said. “No money spent here.” An Army National Guard Cook, McDaniel also spoke to his head NCO and asked if he could take leftover scraps and compostable materials from the cooking... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Nursing Department Holds Pinning & Awards Ceremony

The Bethel University Nursing Department held its annual pinning and awards ceremony on Friday, May 4 at the McKenzie Church of Christ. The pinning ceremony is a traditional and symbolic welcoming of newly graduated nurses into the nursing profession. The new nurses who graduated the following morning with their Bachelor of Science in Nursing degrees, were presented with pins specially designed to affiliate them with Bethel University. Each new nurse was presented with the pin from a loved... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Tuesday, May 8, 2018

FORMER BETHEL GREAT TO PLAY PROFESSIONAL BASKETBALL IN NASHVILLE.

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Former Bethel All-American Tay'la Foster has signed with the 2018 Music City Icons Professional Women's Basketball Team in Nashville. She played professionally in the WBCBL IN 2017. am. Tay'la started her basketball career at Tennessee State University and finished at Bethel University. At 5'10 she will play the small forward position. Tay'la is no stranger to the world of professional basketball as she played in the WBCBL league in 2017. When I watch... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Monday, May 7, 2018

BETHEL UNIVERSITY WINS TENNESSEE STATE BASSMASTERS CHAMPIONSHIP

Brad Ableman- K J Queen DANDRIDGE, Tenn. - The Bethel University Bass Team took top honors in the inaugural Bassmasters Tennessee State Bass Nation Championship this past Friday on Lake Douglas in Dandridge, Tennessee. The Bethel Team of KJ Queen and  Brad Ableman  had over 17 pounds of Largemouth Bass with their five fish limit  to win  the event for the Wildcats. The Bethel squad also had two more teams in the top ten for the championship which... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Monday, May 7, 2018

Spring Commencement Held

Morgan Jarrett of McKenzie is congratulated by mom, Michele, after graduating with her Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree during Bethel's May 5 Commencement. Bethel University held its Spring 2018 Commencement on Saturday, May 5 in the Rosemary and Harry Crisp II Arena on the school's McKenzie campus. There were 329 undergraduate degrees awarded and 180 Master's degrees awarded.       Undergraduate degrees included Bachelor of Science, Bachelor... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Saturday, May 5, 2018

2018 SSAC SOFTBALL AWARD WINNERS ANNOUNCED

DECATUR, Ala. –  The Southern States Athletic Conference announced the 2018 SSAC Softball All-Conference Teams and award winners at the 2018 SSAC Softball Awards Banquet Wednesday evening. First-, and Second-Team All-Conference, Gold Glove, All-Freshman, All-Academic and Musco Lighting Champions of Character Teams were announced, along with the year-end awards. Several Bethel Lady Wildcats were honored including  Iesha Kizer  who was named First Team All-Conference.... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Friday, May 4, 2018

2018 SSAC BASEBALL AWARD WINNERS ANNOUNCED

MONTGOMERY, Ala.  – The Southern States Athletic Conference released the 2018 SSAC Baseball All-Conference Teams and award winners at the 2018 SSAC Baseball Awards Banquet Tuesday evening. First-, and Second-Team All-Conference, Gold Glove, All-Freshman, All-Academic and Musco Lighting Champions of Character Teams were announced, along with the year-end awards. Several Bethel Wildcats were honored including 11 Wildcats named SSAC All-Academic. Sportsmanship Award: ... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Bethel Student Has Plans to Combine Law with Medicine – Will Study at Northwestern

Knowing that he would invest more than a decade of his life into becoming a medical doctor, one might wonder why Bethel University student Joshua Lay would take a slight detour into the world of law. Yet upon his graduation from Bethel on May 5, Lay is headed to a Master’s Degree program in legal studies at the prestigious Northwestern University in Chicago. Lay credits biology professor Dr. John Caterina with helping the once intended athletic training major make decisions about... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Bethel Continues to Dominate the Cabela’s School of the Year presented by Abu Garcia Race

Check out this story from collegiatebasschampionship.com. https://www.collegiatebasschampionship.com/bethel-continues-to-dominate-the-cabelas-school-of-the-year-presented-by-abu-garcia-race/ Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Monday, April 30, 2018

Fund Set for Bethel Women’s Soccer Coach Misty Aird and Family

A fund has been established on behalf of Bethel University Women’s Soccer Coach Misty Aird and her family to help defer costs related to hospital care she is receiving after being critically injured in an April 7 car accident. Aird continues to recover at The Med in Memphis. “It’s important to us that Misty, her husband, Matt, and their children feel our support during this time,” said Dale Kelley, Bethel Athletic Director. “We appreciate the efforts of those... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Monday, April 30, 2018

Congressman David Kustoff to Speak at Bethel University’s Spring Commencement

  MCKENZIE, TN – David Kustoff, a member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Tennessee’s 8 th district, will be Bethel University’s Spring 2018 Commencement speaker. Commencement will be held on Saturday, May 5 in the Rosemary and Harry Crisp II Arena on the school’s McKenzie campus. There will be two ceremonies. The first, at 10 a.m., will be for those graduating with undergraduate degrees. The second service, for those receiving graduate degrees, will be... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Monday, April 23, 2018

CATS BEAT MARTIN METHODIST ON SPECIAL NIGHT AT KAHLDEN COMPLEX

MCKENZIE, Tenn.  –Bethel University and Martin Methodist met for the 34th time in baseball Friday night as the Wildcats played host to the RedHawks in McKenzie. The series has been a storied one and Friday night's encounter added to that history as prior to the game the University held a ribbon cutting to officially recognize its newly lighted baseball and softball fields as Kahlden Complex. The ribbon cutting took place at the beginning of the Wildcats' evening... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Monday, April 23, 2018

HUGE CROWD ENJOYS ANNUAL PURPLE & GOLD GAME Football

Cats & Fireworks at Wildcat Stadium MCKENZIE, Tenn. – A capacity crowd of over 2,000 fans at Wildcat Stadium got their first look at the 2018 Bethel University Football squad Saturday night with the Annual Purple & Gold (White) game. The atmosphere and game did not disappoint those in  attendance . The White team struck first on a Nolan Chowbay 33-yard touchdown pass to  Taye Davis  at the 11:27 mark of the first quarter. The score capped off a... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Monday, April 23, 2018

Bethel Students Get the Chance to Help with Special Olympics Event Held at Wildcat Stadium

Bethel students got the opportunity on Friday, April 20 to help with a Special Olympics event held at the school's Wildcat Stadium.  Here, Special Olympics participant Ethan Green interacts with Bethel students playing some basketball. Below: Ethan took time to pose with his new Bethel friends.  L TO R SITTING were: Demetrice Gilbert, Breon Melvin, Ethan Green, Mark Jackson; and Standing L TO R: Marcus Left Jr. and Shawn Brashers, III. Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Friday, April 20, 2018

Students Inducted into International Nursing Honor Society

Eight Bethel University nursing students were inducted on April 17 into the prestigious Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing – Pi Tau Chapter. Those students included: Joshua Haywood of Martin, Morgan Jarrett of McKenzie, Spencer Morse of Gleason, Austin Simko of Huntingdon, Stephanie Caldwell of Martin, Hannah Clifton of Atoka, Zachary Deason of Stewart, and Ashley Mays of Parsons. Each of these students will graduate with his or her Bachelor of Science in Nursing on... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Friday, April 20, 2018

Jazz Ensemble Concert is Tuesday April 24

The Bethel University Jazz Ensemble invites you to spend an evening with them celebrating America's musical namesake, Jazz. The concert will be held in Odom Recital Hall on Bethel's main campus on the evening of Tuesday, April 24 at 7:00 p.m. It is free to the public. Come swing into the night with the BU Jazz Ensemble! Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Friday, April 20, 2018

Annual Humanities Exhibit Held April 17-18

All types of creative projects were displayed in this year’s Bethel University Humanities Creative Arts Exhibit April 17-18. The projects are part of a sophomore survey two-semester humanities class at Bethel. Check out many of the projects below. Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Friday, April 20, 2018

Bethel University College of Arts and Sciences Holds 2018 Academic Awards Ceremony

MCKENZIE, TN – Bethel University’s College of Arts and Sciences held its 2018 Academic Awards Ceremony on Tuesday, April 17 at 7 p.m. in Bouldin Auditorium of the Dickey Fine Arts Building. Awards and recipients were as follows: Student Marshal Scholarship: Shelby Bowles of Huron and Morgan Ingram of Knoxville; Honors Program Distinguished Scholar: Kensley Horner of McKenzie; Honors Program Graduates: Vince Binondo of Bradford, Emily Patrick of Greenfield, Matthew Gainey of... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Thursday, April 19, 2018

2018 SSAC MEN'S GOLF AWARDS ANNOUNCED

MONTGOMERY, Ala. –The Southern States Athletic Conference released the 2018 Men's Golf All-Conference, All-Freshman, All-Academic and Musco Lighting Champions of Character Teams Monday evening at the SSAC Men's Golf awards Banquet. Bethel's  Tyler Britt  and  David Proctor  captured awards.  All-Conference Team       SM Lee Dalton State (Ga.) ... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Tuesday, April 17, 2018

FORMER WILDCAT SOCCER GREAT SIGNS WITH ATLANTA SILVERBACKS

Atlanta, GA– The Atlanta Silverbacks Football Club has announced the signing of attacking midfielder  Kebba Demba  for the upcoming 2018 NPSL season. The 24-year-old midfielder most recently played in the NPSL last season with  Memphis City FC . Demba has most recently played for  Bethel University  (TN) in the college ranks, previously playing at Mohammed Kamara's school  Tyler Junior College  in Texas. Head coach Roberto Neves called Demba... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Monday, April 16, 2018

VOTE FOR CLAWS IN THE 2018 MASCOT CHALLENGE -COMPETITION BEGINS NEXT WEEK

Wildcat Nation!!!!! Claws is competing in the  @ NAIA  Mascot Challenge! We must win our pool to advance on. The voting begins next week according to the NAIA National Office.  Watch for updates here at  www.bethelathletics.com . Make sure to be ready, because we only have 24 hours  https://twitter.com/naia The 2018 Mascot Challenge is presented by the NAIA-SIDA Branding Committee. Pool A 1 Theologian the Trojan (Hannibal‐LaGrange) 2 Kingston the... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Friday, April 13, 2018

HOCKEY CATS MOVE TO ELIMINATION ROUND

FARGO, ND-  The DI Hockey Cats opened up play in the 2018 National Collegiate Roller Hockey Championships being held in Fargo, North Dakota at the Southwest Youth Ice Arena, Wednesday. The Wildcats beat Grand Valley State 6-1 in their first game of pool play. After a scoreless first period the Cats scored two goals in the second period and four in the third to secure the victory. Tyler Bolyard  led the Cats with three goals.  Brandon Kerst  had two goals and two... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Friday, April 13, 2018

Bethel University Department of Music to Present Spring Concerts

The Bethel University Department of Music will present several spring concerts throughout the remainder of April. A Recital Hour will be presented Friday, April 20 at noon in Odom Recital Hall, and a Jazz Band Concert will be Tuesday, April 24 at 7 p.m. also in Odom Recital Hall. On Thursday, April 26, a Percussion Ensemble Concert will be at 7 p.m. in the L. J. Turner Recital Hall, and Tuesday, May 1, Dr. Keith Herris, chair of the Bethel Department of Music and wife, Melissa, will present... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Friday, April 13, 2018

FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS FOR FAMILY MEMBERS, FUNDRAISER & SENDING CARDS OF LOVE & ENCOURAGEMENT

The Aird family released a statement Thursday morning on  details  of the arrangements for Matt Aird's parents who were lost in the tragic accident Saturday which also involved his wife, Bethel Women's Soccer Coach  Misty Aird . Coach Aird continues to be listed in critical but stable condition in a Memphis hospital.  "We would like everyone to know we have set the final arrangements for Tom and  Mary Lo u Aird . The wake is going to be... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Thursday, April 12, 2018

Bethel University Music Industry Studies Program to Present Excellence in Music Awards

Bethel University’s Music Industry Studies Program will present the Excellence in Music Awards Monday, April 16 at 7 p.m. in Odom Recital Hall. The event is the end result of a group project undertaken by students enrolled in a Touring and Merchandising course that is part of the Music Industry Studies major. According to Dr. Tony L. Smith, Director of Music Industry Studies, this course gives students the opportunity to research and study the various components that make up a music... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Annual Humanities Exhibit is April 17-18

All types of creative projects will be displayed in this year’s Bethel University Humanities Creative Arts Exhibit April 17-18. The projects are part of a sophomore survey two-semester humanities class at Bethel.      The exhibit will be free and open to the public in Waddle Recital Hall in Bethel’s Dickey Fine Arts Building on the school’s McKenzie campus. Viewing times are as follows: Tuesday, April 17 from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. and Wednesday, April 18... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Friday, April 6, 2018

Ribbon Cutting for Kahlden Complex and New Lighting is April 20

Bethel University will hold a ribbon cutting Friday, April 20, to officially recognize its newly lighted baseball and softball fields as Kahlden Complex. The ribbon cutting will take place at the beginning of the Bethel Wildcats’ evening game against arch rival Martin Methodist which will begin at 6 p.m. at the Bethel University baseball field. “We invite the community to come watch our Wildcats baseball team in action and to take part in this ribbon cutting event,” said... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Friday, April 6, 2018

Bethel University Spring Football Game Set for April 21 – A Great Family Event

Fans can get their first look at the 2018 Bethel University Football squad Saturday April 21 with the Annual Purple & Gold game at 5 p.m. at Wildcat Stadium. Admission to the game is free and open to the public. Spring football practice is underway as the Cats prepare for the game and the upcoming season which begins August 23 at home against Reinhardt. The weekend promises to be fun for all as Friday, April 20, baseball is playing an evening game against arch rival Martin Methodist. The... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Friday, April 6, 2018

MORGAN MARTIN NAMED SSAC WOMEN'S BASKETBALL SCHOLAR-ATHLETE OF THE YEAR

MONTGOMERY, Ala. –  Morgan Martin  of Bethel (Tenn.) has been named the 2017-18 SSAC Women's Basketball Scholar-Athlete of the Year, the league office announced Wednesday. To be eligible, a student-athlete must have reached sophomore eligibility, have a 3.5 GPA and must have competed in 50% of competitions. The Basics Class: Sophomore Major: Accounting GPA: 3.74 Hometown: Bradford, Tennessee About  Morgan Martin Martin  was named... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Thursday, April 5, 2018

Bethel University to Hold Take Back The Night Event April 17

Bringing awareness to April as Sexual Assault Awareness Month, Bethel University will once again hold a Take Back The Night event on Tuesday, April 17 at 9 p.m. in the Rosemary and Harry Crisp II Arena. The event is presented by Bethel University’s Prevention Services and Housing Department with sponsorship support from Wo/Men’s Resources and Rape Assistance Program (WRAP). Take Back the Night is the earliest world-wide protest against sexual violence and violence against women.... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Monday, April 2, 2018

2018 National Collegiate Roller Hockey Championships - Bids Announced

FARGO, ND- Bids were announced Monday March 5th for all Divisions for the 2018 National Collegiate Roller Hockey Championships which will be held in Fargo, ND at the Southwest Youth Ice Arena, April 11th-15th  22 Division I teams selected  20 Division II teams selected  12 Division III teams selected  Five Junior College teams selected  Both Bethel’s Division I and Division III teams were selected for the championships.  Coach Ryne Potts... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Monday, April 2, 2018

Bethel University Department of Music Presents Music Faculty in Recital

The Bethel University Department of Music will present Music Faculty in Recital this Thursday, April 5 at 7 p.m. in Odom Recital Hall on Bethel’s McKenzie campus. Featured faculty will include: John Buteyn, Bass Guitar; Alan Cross, Baritone; DJ Culp Jr., Percussion; Christa Frye, Clarinet; Keith Herris, Piano; Danny Ray Martin, Guitar; and Lisa Powell, Piano. The recital is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Dr. Keith Herris at herrisk@bethelu.edu or at... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Monday, April 2, 2018

Join Bethel’s SAAC in Fundraiser for Amazing Grace Foundation

In its inaugural year as an organization at Bethel University, the Student Athletic Advisory Committee (SAAC) has chosen to support the Amazing Grace Foundation (AGO). AGO is a non-profit organization focused on raising money in order to support the families and patients undergoing cancer treatment, regardless of cancer type, gender, age, or stage of diagnosis. Senior softball player and vice chair of the SAAC, Keely Jordan, said “It means a lot to be able to have the opportunity to... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Monday, April 2, 2018

Survivor’s Celebration and Candlelight Vigil to Be Held at Bethel University

A Survivor’s Celebration and Candlelight Vigil will be held at Bethel University on Thursday, April 19 at 6 p.m. in the board room of the Vera Low Center for Student Enrichment. The event is sponsored by C.A.R.E. (Child Abuse Recognition Effort) along with Bethel University and Sam’s Club and is in recognition of April as Child Abuse Prevention Month and Sexual Assault Awareness Month. The purpose of the third annual event is to celebrate and lift up those individuals who... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Thursday, March 29, 2018

LeVan Recognized with Dissertation of the Year Award

Dr. Ben LeVan, Adjunct Faculty Member with Bethel University’s College of Professional Studies was awarded the Esworthy Malcolm S. Knowles Dissertation of the Year Award by the Academy of Human Resource Development. The AHRD Esworthy Malcolm S. Knowles Dissertation of the Year Award is given to commend an outstanding doctoral dissertation that exemplifies scholarly work and contributes to the human resource development field. LeVan’s dissertation studied the long-standing... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Thursday, March 29, 2018

Bethel University Announces 2018-19 Student Government Association Officers

In an evening to celebrate the Student Government Association (SGA) on the Bethel University campus, students gathered on Monday, March 26 to applaud the work of the outgoing 2017-18 SGA cabinet members and to witness the unveiling of the new officers. The Student Government Association at Bethel University represents the student body on important matters through its elected representatives. Students' needs and opinions are expressed to the administration and faculty by the officers... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Student Brian Rushing Attributes Bright Future to the Ayers Foundation and to His Time at Bethel

Bethel University’s Brian Rushing of Reagan, Tenn., is one of only five young men across the country who have spent the 2017-18 school year serving on the international level for Kappa Sigma Fraternity on its Undergraduate Advisory Committee, and he is scheduled to graduate this coming May with a Bachelor’s degree from Bethel. He will then begin at UT Knoxville in the fall where he has been accepted into the Haslam College of Business’ Master of Science in Management and Human... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Bethel Renaissance to Present Thoroughly Modern Millie

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Posted by Jennifer Glass at Monday, March 26, 2018

Don't forget to Mark Your Calendars: Purple and Gold Game is April 21

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Posted by Jennifer Glass at Monday, March 26, 2018

Bethel Physician Assistant Program Class of 2020 Student Society Officers Announced

Bethel University recently announced its Physician Assistant Program Class of 2020 Student Society Officers. They are L to R:  President Krista Hougsted of Wheaton, Ill.; Vice President Caitlin Runions of Dyersburg; Secretary Paige Stoneburner of Kalamazoo, Mich.; Treasurer Krista Hazlett of Murfreesboro; TAPA Representative Desirae Sheppard of Clarksville; AAPA Representative Katelyn Powell of Connellsville, Pa.; and Community Outreach Devan Raymer of Dresden. The Bethel... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Friday, March 23, 2018

Bethel University Adapted Physical Education Class Attends Special Olympics

Students in Bethel University’s spring semester Adapted Physical Education class attended the Special Olympics at Henry County High School on Wednesday, March 21. “We came today to support and observe Special Olympics events and cheer on these athletes,” said Lindsay Elliott, Associate Professor of Health and Physical Education, who teaches the Adapted Physical Education course. “My students really enjoyed this experience, and they are excited about more Special... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Friday, March 23, 2018

Amburgey-Burns Named Director of Institutional Effectiveness and Research at Bethel

Bethel University President Dr. Walter Butler has announced that Janie Amburgey-Burns has been named Director of Institutional Effectiveness and Research. Amburgey-Burns will be responsible for working with faculty and staff to develop models, measures, core indicators and benchmarks that link planning with institutional/program improvement. Furthermore, she will provide assistance and counsel in the analysis and interpretation of academics, student services and administrative... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Friday, March 23, 2018

Brooks Named Title IX and Prevention Services Director at Bethel University

Rachael French Brooks has been named Bethel University’s Title IX and Prevention Services Director according to Bethel President Dr. Walter Butler. Brooks will be responsible for coordinating all aspects related to Title IX compliance and training for the university. Additionally, she will implement prevention services programming and educate students on making healthy lifestyle choices. “We are very fortunate to have Rachael undertaking this role for Bethel,” said... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Friday, March 23, 2018