How to Follow Our Medieval Worlds Trip

While most of us are either on campus or teaching remotely this J-term, several of our students have joined Charlie Goldberg and Carrie Peffley on a three-week travel course in Europe: HIS/PHI236UZ Medieval Worlds. Because of COVID, they weren't able to start as planned in Morocco, but they're spending several days in Spanish cities like … Continue reading How to Follow Our Medieval Worlds Trip

A Bethel History Christmas

"These days," wrote Bethel's president one December, "there comes to our minds and hearts once more a sanctifying calm as we together think about that 'Night of nights, so pure, so holy, mother of a happy Christmas morn', when that 'sweet peace hung o'er a village lowly where our savior, Jesus Christ, was born.'" But … Continue reading A Bethel History Christmas

Meet Our Award-Winning Model UN Club

When Dr. Chris Moore came to Bethel, he not only brought new courses like The Politics of Terrorism and Counterterrorism and Political Psychology, but also the idea of starting a Model United Nations club. Now in its tenth year, that group finds many ways to study and publicize important issues in international affairs, but the … Continue reading Meet Our Award-Winning Model UN Club

Faith and Academics: More From Our Student-Musicians

Yesterday, we heard from some of our students about their experience with music at Bethel. Today, they share a bit more about their experience and how they understand the connections between music, academics, and their faith. How do you understand the connection, if any, between music and your primary area(s) of study? How do they … Continue reading Faith and Academics: More From Our Student-Musicians

Meet Some of Our Hippo Student-Musicians

With Bethel's 65th Festival of Christmas premiering this weekend, we decided to get to know some of our Hippo student-musicians more. Today, we hear from seven students, who took the time to share a bit about their experiences as student-musicians. To learn how they understand the connections between music, faith, and their primary areas of … Continue reading Meet Some of Our Hippo Student-Musicians

From CC 4th to… Pastoral Ministry

This year, Caitlyn Stenerson '13 has stepped in as Interim Assistant Pastor and Director of Chapel Programming at Bethel University. Since graduating from Bethel with a degree in Political Science, Caitlyn has gone on to win two Edwin J. Omark Preaching Awards, worked as a Communication Specialist for the Minnesota House of Representatives, and earned … Continue reading From CC 4th to… Pastoral Ministry

From CC 4th to… Medical School

While health care careers are increasingly popular options, they're often associated with the sciences, not the humanities. But 6% of our recent alumni have gone into health care careers, and about 4% of medical school students nationwide finished a humanities major in college. So we thought we'd talk to a recent Bethel History graduate who … Continue reading From CC 4th to… Medical School