FINALS SET FOR 2018 SSAC MASCOT CHALLENGE FEB. 20-22

MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Claws (Bethel), Rowdy (Martin Methodist) and Rage (Dalton State) will compete for the 2018 SSAC Mascot Challenge title Feb. 20-22, with voting on Facebook (@SSACsports) and Twitter (@SSACsports). The three mascots have made it through two rounds of voting, starting with the preliminary round on Facebook, and moving through the second round with Twitter and Instagram voting. Claws is the defending champion. Final Round (Feb. 20-22 | Facebook & Twitter) ... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Monday, February 19, 2018 | 0 comments

Darden Accepted to Study Law at Oxford Brookes Law in Oxford, England

Bethel University senior Gabrielle (Gabby) Darden was recently accepted to study law at Oxford Brookes Law in Oxford, England. Darden, who will graduate with a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice in May, will then prepare to begin her legal studies abroad in the fall. Once a ward of the state via foster care during her childhood, Darden says it is her passion to combine her unconventional upbringing with educational experiences and opportunities to combat and simplify issues in... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Monday, February 19, 2018 | 0 comments

Bethel's Quality Enhancement Plan -- Write on, Wildcats to Increase Students' Mastery Skills in Writing

Part  3: What is a good writer? A good writer is one who is able to produce high quality written works. For the QEP, this means that a good writer is one who: 1  creates written works that are appropriate to the audience and its purpose. 2  creates written works centered on a main idea and includes relevant content that explains the idea. 3  creates well-structured and clearly written paragraphs. 4  incorporates credible information... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Friday, February 16, 2018 | 0 comments

Academic Theatre’s Boeing, Boeing Begins Feb. 22

Bethel University Academic Theatre’s presentation of the play Boeing, Boeing begins Feb. 22 in Bouldin Auditorium of the Dickey Fine Arts Building on the school’s McKenzie campus.      Boeing-Boeing is a classic farce written by the French playwright Marc Comoletti. The play’s story is set in the 1960s where bachelor Bernard couldn’t be happier with a flat in Paris and three attractive stewardesses all engaged to him without knowing the other.... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Friday, February 16, 2018 | 0 comments

Bethel’s D’Anthony Kemp is SSAC Cheerleading Student Response Athlete of the Year

Bethel University student D’Anthony Kemp was recently named the Southern States Athletic Association (SSAC) Cheerleading Student Response Athlete of the Year.      “This is a very big honor,” said Bethel University Cheer Coach Leigh Carr. “In fact, it is one of the SSAC’s highest honors. There is only one winner per sport. So, out of all the cheer teams in our entire conference, and out of all the individuals on those... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Friday, February 16, 2018 | 0 comments

BASS CATS DOMINATE IN LATEST EVENT

The Bethel University Bass team of  Cole Floyd  of Leesburg, Ohio, and  Carter McNeil  of Abbeville, South Carolina, won the YETI FLW College Fishing event on Lake Seminole (GA) presented by Bass Pro Shops tournament Saturday with a five-bass limit weighing 28 pounds, 1 ounce – the third-largest five-bass limit ever weighed in the 10-year history of FLW College Fishing. The victory earned the Wildcats Bass Team a spot in the 2019 FLW College Fishing National... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Friday, February 16, 2018 | 0 comments

PURPLE -GOLD SPRING FOOTBALL GAME SET FOR APRIL 21

The Bethel University Annual Spring football game will be played Saturday, April 21. Kick-off is slated for 5 p.m. Spring practice begins on March 18th.   The Wildcats will face a challenging schedule with 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 to the NAIA title  game  last year and finished 13-1 on the season. Their only... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Friday, February 16, 2018 | 0 comments

NEW INLINE HOCKEY LEAGUE – BOYS AND GIRLS AGES 8 AND UP

Saturday February 17th at 2:00 p.m. Bethel's Inline Hockey Coach Ryne Potts is hosting an interest meeting for the surrounding counties. The goal is to introduce interested parents of boys and girls (8 years and up) to the idea of a new inline league. Utilizing the experience from former 2010 - 2011 National Champion, Semi-pro and other collegiate level athletes, they will provide participants with the best techniques to help all levels (beginners to advance). The first meeting... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Wednesday, February 14, 2018 | 0 comments

Don't Forget to Vote for Claws!

MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The six seeds for the semifinals are set in the 2018 SSAC Mascot Challenge, with Claws and Rowdy comfortably sitting in the top two  slots . The next round will take place Feb. 13-16 with 24-hour Twitter Polls on Twitter (@SSACsports) and 24-hour poll stickers on Instagram stories (@SSACsports). Round One Results Two mascots were eliminated in the first round of voting on Facebook, and the remaining six mascots were seeded based on number of... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Tuesday, February 13, 2018 | 0 comments

Bethel Academic Theatre to Present Boeing, Boeing

Bethel’s Academic Theatre will present the play Boeing, Boeing , Feb. 22-24 in Bouldin Auditorium of the Dickey Fine Arts Building on the school’s McKenzie campus.      Boeing, Boeing is a classic farce written by the French playwright Marc Comoletti. The English language adaptation, translated by Beverley Cross, was first staged in London at the Apollo Theatre in 1962 and transferred to the Duchess Theatre in 1965 running for a total of seven years. ... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Wednesday, February 7, 2018 | 0 comments

Vote for Bethel University's Claws For This Year's SSAC Mascot of the Year

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Posted by Jennifer Glass at Wednesday, February 7, 2018 | 0 comments

Bethel University Named One of Five Schools Recognized in Recent U.S. News & World Report Article

Bethel University was recently recognized along with four other colleges in a December 2017 article that ran in the national publication, U.S. News & World Report. The article entitled Why Enrollment is Rising at Large Christian Colleges, stated that “among all schools that reported to U.S. News in an annual survey as having a Christian, non-Roman Catholic affiliation, the five schools that grew the most in first-time, first-year enrollment increases from fall 2001 to fall 2016... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Monday, February 5, 2018 | 0 comments

Bethel Offers Chance to High School Students to Win Tuition Scholarship

Bethel University will once again offer high school students who attend District basketball tournament games played at Bethel’s Crisp Arena a chance to win a tuition scholarship to the school.      The scholarship, valued at more than $15,000, would cover tuition for a traditional undergraduate student for two consecutive semesters.      The competition is open to high school freshmen, sophomores, juniors and seniors. To be eligible, students... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Friday, February 2, 2018 | 0 comments

Introducing Write on, Wildcats!

Introducing Part  1   What Exactly is a Quality Enhancement Plan and why do we have one? The Quality Enhancement Plan is a critical component of our SACSCOC Reaffirmation of Accreditation process. Each institution seeking accreditation or reaffirmation of accreditation must develop a Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP) that 1.) includes an institutional process for identifying key issues emerging from institutional assessment; 2.) focuses on student learning outcomes... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Friday, February 2, 2018 | 0 comments

MID-SOUTH CONFERENCE WOMEN'S SWIMMING ACADEMIC AWARDS ANNOUNCED

COLUMBIA, Ky. –  Thirty-seven Mid-South Conference women's swimming student-athletes earned Academic All MSC honors, conference officials announced on Wednesday. Three Bethel Lady Wildcats were named to the team.  Brittany Cook ,  Danielle Elbert  and  Rachel Lancaster  excelled in the pool and in the classroom.  In order to be nominated by an institution, a student-athlete must maintain a minimum grade point average of 3.25 on a 4.0 scale and... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Thursday, February 1, 2018 | 0 comments

MID-SOUTH CONFERENCE MEN'S SWIMMING ACADEMIC AWARDS ANNOUNCED

COLUMBIA, Ky. – Twenty-nine Mid-South Conference men's swimming student-athletes earned Academic All MSC honors, conference officials announced on Wednesday. Bethel's  Joshua Lay  was named to the squad. In order to be nominated by an institution, a student-athlete must maintain a minimum grade point average of 3.25 on a 4.0 scale and must have achieved at least sophomore academic status. Lindenwood-Belleville (Ill.) led all MSC institutions with eight... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Thursday, February 1, 2018 | 0 comments

2018 SSAC MASCOT CHALLENGE RUNS FEB. 6-22 -- Claws is Defending His Title!

MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The 2018 Southern States Athletic Conference Mascot Challenge will start Feb. 6, and run through Feb. 22. Claws (Bethel) edged out Rowdy (Martin Methodist) to claim last year's title. Voting for the challenge will take place on the league's Facebook, Twitter and Instagram accounts (@SSACsports). The Contenders Bethel – Claws Blue Mountain - Topper the Ram Dalton State – Rage Faulkner - Baldwin the Eagle Loyola - Havoc T. Wolf... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Thursday, February 1, 2018 | 0 comments

NEW BETHEL HEAD FOOTBALL COACH BRENT DEARMON APPEARS ON LOCAL NEWS SHOW

Bethel football coach Brent Dearmon appeared on WBBJ-TV's Good Morning West Tennessee Thursday morning. He spoke about his excitement of returning to Bethel and being the head coach of the Wildcats. He talked about the goals he and his staff have for the Wildcats on and off the field.  The former Wildcat quarterback started for four years at Bethel, where he re-wrote the school's record book en route to the school's first conference title, first playoff appearance, and... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Thursday, February 1, 2018 | 0 comments

Members of Bethel Family Go on Medical Mission Trip to Belize

Members of the Bethel family -- Dr. Joe Hames, Associate Chaplain Garrett Burns and Patrick Brown, PA-C -- spent Jan. 20-27 accompanying a group of medical professionals with a Christian calling on a medical mission trip to Belize.  Others in the group consisted of a family physician, pharmacists, a podiatrist, several nurses, and non-medical personnel who simply love God and the people of Belize. During the trip, the team ministered to 808 patients, handed out 500 lbs. of food, and... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Wednesday, January 31, 2018 | 0 comments

Bethel Donates to Luke's FastBreaks

Bethel University was one of three Tennessee schools who took part in a service project that benefited Luke's FastBreaks #NoMoreHospitalGowns. The project, spearheaded by the American Football Coaches Wives Association (AFCWA), included gathering donated t-shirts from schools and football teams in all 50 states. The group's goal was to get shirts from every state and to get at least 500 shirts. They met their state goal and collected 700 shirts and delivered them to the Levine... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Wednesday, January 31, 2018 | 0 comments

New Bethel Head Football Coach Brent Dearmon to appear on local news shows

Be sure to tune in this week to hear new Bethel University Head Football Coach Brent Dearmon as he tells about building his program and preparing for the Fall 2018 season. Coach Dearmon will be on WBBJ-TV's Good Morning West Tennessee this Thursday, Feb. 1 sometime between 6 and 7 a.m.  He will then be on WBBJ-TV's Midday news show with Tom Britt on Monday, Feb. 5 during the noon lunch hour. Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Tuesday, January 30, 2018 | 0 comments

​​​​​​​The Orchard Street Press Announces Publication by Professor James Scruton

The Orchard Street Press has recently announced the publication of Blind Season , a poetry chapbook by Bethel University Professor Dr. James Scruton. In a letter released by Orchard Street Press, it stated “ Blind Season is a collection of twenty-six poems that attend with exceptional skill and grace, to the beauty and import of the everyday things of this world, touchstones to ideas and emotions that mark our human journey.” The letter went on to say that writer Billy... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Friday, January 26, 2018 | 0 comments

Isaac Edmondson Win Conference Player of the Week for Second Time this Season

MONTGOMERY, Ala. –  Isaac Edmondson  of Bethel (Tenn.) was named SSAC Men's Basketball Player of the Week, presented by BoxOut Sports, the league office announced Monday. The award is based on performance for the week of Jan. 15-21. Isaac Edmondson  (Bethel – JR – F – Dickson, Tenn.) ·        Bethel went 2-0 in SSAC action, beating Middle Georgia State and Brewton-Parker (Ga.) on the road ... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Tuesday, January 23, 2018 | 0 comments

Pickett Named SSAC Basketball Player of the Week

MONTGOMERY, Ala. –  Laurhen Pickett  of Bethel (Tenn.) was named SSAC Women's Basketball Player of the Week, presented by BoxOut Sports, the league office announced Monday. The award is based on performance for the week of Jan. 15-21. Laurhen Pickett  (Bethel – JR – F – Monticello, Ind.) ·        The 20th-ranked Wildcats went 2-0 in SSAC play, beating Middle Georgia State and Brewton-Parker (Ga.) on... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Tuesday, January 23, 2018 | 0 comments

Renaissance Theatre to present "Arsenic and Old Lace"

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Posted by Jennifer Glass at Monday, January 22, 2018 | 0 comments

All campuses open tomorrow Jan. 22 with regular schedules

All campuses will be open tomorrow, Jan. 22 and will resume normal class schedules. Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Sunday, January 21, 2018 | 0 comments

Inclement weather information for Friday, Jan. 19

Due to the inclement weather conditions on campus and the surrounding areas, all classes for the College of Arts and Sciences and College of Health Sciences on the McKenzie campus have been canceled for Friday, January 19, 2018 . Administrative offices on the McKenzie campus will also be closed on January 19, 2018 . For College of Professional Studies (CPS) students, please check VCAMP for closings.  The cafeteria will continue operating on its inclement weather schedule. ... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Thursday, January 18, 2018 | 0 comments

CAS Classes in McKenzie and Office Closed Jan. 18 due to Inclement Weather. CPS open at all locations

Due to the inclement weather conditions on campus and the surrounding areas, all classes for the College of Arts and Sciences on the McKenzie campus have been canceled for Thursday, January 18, 2018. Administrative offices on the McKenzie campus will also be closed on January 18, 2018. CPS (College of Professional Studies will be working at all locations  but operating on a delayed schedule beginning at 9:30 a.m. The cafeteria will continue operating on its inclement... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Wednesday, January 17, 2018 | 0 comments

CAS McKenzie Classes and Offices Closed on Wednesday Jan. 17

Due to the inclement weather conditions on campus and the surrounding areas, all classes for the College of Arts and Sciences and College of Health Sciences on the McKenzie campus have been canceled for Wednesday, January 17, 2018 . Administrative offices on the McKenzie campus will also be closed on January 17, 2018 . The cafeteria will continue operating on its inclement weather schedule.  Brunch serving hours are from 11am-1:00pm and supper will be served from ... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Tuesday, January 16, 2018 | 0 comments

No Classes for Bethel Campuses on Tuesday, Jan. 16 due to inclement weather

Due to the inclement weather conditions on campus and the surrounding areas, all campuses will be closed  Tuesday, January 16, 2018 . Administrative offices will also be closed as well. On Bethel's McKenzie campus, the cafeteria will continue operating on its inclement weather schedule.  Brunch serving hours are from 11am-1:30pm and supper will be served from 4pm-5:30pm. Thank You,  Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Monday, January 15, 2018 | 0 comments

No Classes for Bethel College of Arts & Sciences

Due to inclement weather, all Bethel University campuses with the exception of Chattanooga, are closed for Friday, Jan. 12, 2018. Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Friday, January 12, 2018 | 0 comments

Bethel Renaissance Program to Perform at Two Memphis Grizzlies Games

    Join the Bethel University Renaissance Program for multiple outings with the Memphis Grizzlies!  Renaissance’s Vocal Authority  will perform the National Anthem prior to the game on February 7th, and the  Renaissance... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Thursday, January 11, 2018 | 0 comments

1982 BETHEL HALL-OF-FAME SQUAD TO BE HONORED JANUARY 13

When the Bethel Wildcats host the Loyola Wolfpack on Saturday January 13 in a SSAC basketball doubleheader in Crisp Arena fans will not only be treated to two great conference   games  but they will also be treated to see some of the great Wildcats of the past. The 1982 men's basketball team will be honored at halftime of the men's game. The heralded team was inducted into the Bethel University Athletic Hall-of-Fame this past year. The squad is only the third team in Bethel... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Friday, January 5, 2018 | 0 comments

CAS/CHS Students Must Confirm Spring Classes Now!

C ONFIRM SPRING CLASSES NOW IMPORTANT:  All CAS/CHS Undergraduate Students (part-time and full-time, commuters and residence hall students)  MUST  confirm registr ation by 4:00 PM, Friday, January 12, 2018. If registration is not confirmed by that time/date,  ALL Spring Semester classes will be dropped. INSTRUCTIONS 1. Log into Student E-Portal using the current term  2018-SP ... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Friday, January 5, 2018 | 0 comments

Spring 2018 Classes Begin – Students Can Enroll Through Jan. 12

Traditional classes for Bethel University’s Spring 2018 semester begin Monday, Jan. 8, but interested individuals can still enroll for the Spring 2018 semester through Friday, Jan. 12.      “If you’ve been thinking about getting enrolled in college coursework and you are not sure what avenue will work best for you, I highly recommend that you reach out to us so that we can help determine your best option,” said John Norwood, Director of Recruitment... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Friday, January 5, 2018 | 0 comments

Housing Check In for Spring 2018 Semester is Jan. 4-5

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Posted by Jennifer Glass at Thursday, January 4, 2018 | 0 comments

FORMER WILDCAT GREAT NAMED HEAD FOOTBALL COACH

Former Bethel Wildcat great Brent Dearmon is the new head football coach at his alma mater. Dearmon just completed his third season as offensive coordinator at Arkansas Tech. Prior to his three years at Tech he spent the previous two seasons on the staff of Gus Malzahn at Auburn University.  Dearmon is the 11th head coach in Bethel football history.  Dearmon started for four years at Bethel, where he re-wrote the school's record book en route to the school's first... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Tuesday, January 2, 2018 | 0 comments

BETHEL HAS FIVE FOOTBALL PLAYERS NAMED AS 2017 DAKTRONICS-NAIA FOOTBALL SCHOLAR-ATHLETES

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) announced Friday that 379 football student-athletes have been named 2017 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athletes.  Taylor  (Ind.) led all institutions with 17 individuals on the list. Bethel University had five players named to the team.  Cole Andrews ,  Braxton Baugus ,  Bret Peterson ,  Jocquise Upton  and  Christopher Richard  represented the Wildcats on and... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Tuesday, December 19, 2017 | 0 comments

JOHN WEEKS NAMED NEW SOFTBALL COACH

MCKENZIE, Tenn. -Bethel University Director of Athletics Dale Kelley announced Monday the University has chosen  John Weeks  as the new Head Softball Coach at the University. Weeks replaces Ellen Renfroe Reed who recently resigned the position. Weeks is currently the owner of the Impact Sports Academy in Henderson, Tennessee. The Academy is softball base driven which implements group classes and camps. The Academy fields six teams with ages 8u, 10u, 12u, 14u, 16u 18u and... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Tuesday, December 12, 2017 | 0 comments

SHAMON PEARSON NAMED SSAC WOMEN'S BASKETBALL PLAYER OF THE WEEK

MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Bethel's S hamon Pearson  was named SSAC Women's Basketball Player of the Week, presented by BoxOut Sports, the league office announced Monday, Dec. 11. The award is based on performance for the week of Dec. 4-10. Shamon Pearson  (Bethel – SR – G – Ridgely, Tenn.) ·        This is her third-career honor after winning it once in each of the last two seasons as well. ... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Monday, December 11, 2017 | 0 comments

Fall 2017 Commencement Held

Bethel University’s Fall 2017 Commencement was held Saturday, Dec. 9 at 10 a.m. in the Rosemary and Harry Crisp II Arena on the school’s McKenzie campus.      Three hundred and two candidates were awarded the following degrees: Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Arts, Associate of Science, Associate of Applied Science, Associate of Arts, Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training, Master of Arts in Education, Master of Business... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Saturday, December 9, 2017 | 0 comments

TWO PLAYERS NAMED TO 2017 NAIA MEN'S SOCCER ALL-AMERICA TEAMS

The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) has announced the 2017 NAIA Men's Soccer All-America teams on Tuesday. The NAIA All-America committee consists of the NAIA-Men's Soccer Coaches Association Executive Committee, the National Championship Games Committee and four men's soccer coaches. Each team, first, second and third, consists of 11 members. Bethel's  Kebba Demba  and  Mustapha Wadda  were both named as Honorable Mention... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Wednesday, December 6, 2017 | 0 comments

ISAAC EDMONDSON NAMED NAIA DIVISION I MEN'S BASKETBALL NATIONAL PLAYER OF THE WEEK

KANSAS CITY, Mo. –  Isaac Edmondson  of Bethel (Tenn.) has been named the NAIA Division I Men's Basketball National Player of the Week, the national office announced Tuesday. Edmondson was chosen for his performances from November 27 – Dec. 3 and was a selected out of a pool of conference award winners. Bethel Coach  Jeff Britt  said, "This is a tremendous honor for Isaac and our program. He is the first Wildcat ever to capture this award. He is a... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Tuesday, December 5, 2017 | 0 comments

2017 NAIA WOMEN'S SOCCER ALL-AMERICA TEAMS ANNOUNCED

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) has revealed the 2017 NAIA Women's Soccer All-America teams, the national office announced Tuesday. The NAIA All-America Committee, which consists of the NAIA-Women's Soccer Coaches Association officers and seven additional women's soccer coaches, select the three 11-member teams and the honorable mention teams. Bethel had two players named as Honorable Mention All-Americans. ... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Tuesday, December 5, 2017 | 0 comments

BETHEL'S EMMANUEL GUERRERO NAMED CONFERENCE CROSS COUNTRY SCHOLAR OF YEAR

MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Bethel's  Emmanuel Guerrero  has been named the 2017 SSAC Men's Cross Country Scholar-Athlete of the Year, the league office announced Monday. 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: Nursing/Health GPA: 3.81 Hometown: Brownsville, Texas About Emmanuel Named to the 2017 SSAC All-Conference and... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Monday, December 4, 2017 | 0 comments

ISAAC EDMONDSON IS SSAC MEN'S BASKETBALL PLAYER OF THE WEEK

Bethel's  Isaac Edmondson  was named the SSAC Men's Basketball Player of the Week, presented by BoxOut Sports, the league office announced Monday. The awards are based on performance for the week of Nov. 27 – Dec. 3. Isaac Edmondson  (Bethel – JR – F – Dickson, Tenn.) ·        This is his second-career honor and first this year ·        Bethel went 2-0... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Monday, December 4, 2017 | 0 comments

MELINDA SOPKA NAMED 2017 DAKTRONICS-NAIA WOMEN'S SOCCER SCHOLAR-ATHLETE

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) announced Friday that 614 women's soccer student-athletes have been named to the 2017 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athlete Team. Spring Arbor (Mich.) boasted the most individuals on the list with 14 total. Indiana Tech is next on the list with 10 athletes honored. Bethel's  Melinda Sopka  was named to the team. Sopka, a senior mid-fielder from Serbia just completed her Bethel career... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Monday, December 4, 2017 | 0 comments

BETHEL'S DEMBA & TAAFFE NAMED TO ALL-SCHOLAR SOCCER TEAM

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) has announced Friday that 492 men's soccer student-athletes have been named to the 2017 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athlete Team. Baker (Kan.), Goshen (Ind.) and St. Thomas (Fla.) had the most individuals on the list with nine each. Bryan (Tenn.), Dordt (Iowa), Grand View (Iowa) and Indiana Tech were next with eight student-athletes on the list. Bethel University had two student-athletes named to the... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Monday, December 4, 2017 | 0 comments

Bethel University Athletics Once Again Recognized with Gold Star Status

Bethel University Athletics has once again been recognized by the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) as a Champions of Character Five-Star Institution – Gold Status. Every institution and conference within the NAIA has its commitment to the Champions of Character program tracked and recognized annually. The Champions of Character Scorecard measures this commitment in five key areas—character training, conduct in competition, character recognition, academic... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Monday, December 4, 2017 | 0 comments

PA Program Holds White Coat Ceremony

Bethel University’s Physician Assistant Program held its 9 th Annual White Coat Ceremony recently for the Class of 2019 at Tennessee Valley Community Church in Paris. Fifty students representing a total of 22 states were presented their white coats.      Students in their third semester of Bethel’s Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies program receive the white coat in the month of November, the time just prior to beginning their clinical training.... Read More
Posted by Jennifer Glass at Monday, December 4, 2017 | 0 comments