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Announcing… Our Digital Humanities Minor

This month we've announced several new programs — a minor in Pre-Law and endorsements in Classics and Military & Diplomatic Studies — and a significant revision to our Philosophy major. To conclude our series, we're changing one of our majors to a minor, to make it more accessible to more Bethel students as a complement to their … Continue reading Announcing… Our Digital Humanities Minor

Announcing… Our Applied Philosophy Major

As our students and professors come back from Spring Break today, we pick our series announcing new and revised programs. Most of those announcements have to do with minors and endorsements, but today we come to a significant change to one of our core majors. Applied Philosophy Major Faculty Contacts: Sara Shady and Dan Yim … Continue reading Announcing… Our Applied Philosophy Major

Announcing… Our Classics Endorsement

As our series announcing new and revised programs continues, we share the return of an old field to the Bethel curriculum. Classics Endorsement Faculty Contact: Charlie Goldberg (History) For many years, Bethel offered a minor in Classics, an interdisciplinary field that straddles disciplines like history, biblical studies, philosophy, languages, and archeology. With some of our … Continue reading Announcing… Our Classics Endorsement

Announcing… Our Military & Diplomatic Studies Endorsement

Our series introducing new and revised programs continues today with the first of two new endorsements, "mini-minors" in focused fields that pair well with our majors and others. Military & Diplomatic Studies Endorsement Faculty Contacts: Chris Gehrz (History) and Chris Moore (Political Science) First things first... I know what a major and minor are, but … Continue reading Announcing… Our Military & Diplomatic Studies Endorsement

Announcing… Our Pre-Law Minor

With an eye to our spring Advising Day on March 29th, this month we're excited to share announcements about several new and revised programs available to current and incoming students. You'll learn about two new endorsements later this week, but we'll start with a new minor that will prepare our students even better for one … Continue reading Announcing… Our Pre-Law Minor

The Things They Carried: Sara Shady

Today we hear from one of our philosophy professors, Dr. Sara Shady. Professor Shady also serves as Associate Dean for Academic Inclusive Excellence here at Bethel. Read on to learn a bit about the things she keeps, or "the things she carries," in her office space. If you missed our post on Dr. Kooistra earlier … Continue reading The Things They Carried: Sara Shady

The Things They Carried: AnneMarie Kooistra

Before the semester wraps up for our students next week, we have a few more faculty posts to share with you all! Today we take a look at some of the things Dr. AnneMarie Kooistra keeps as a professor of history and co-director of the Bethel Honors Program. Click here if you missed the previous … Continue reading The Things They Carried: AnneMarie Kooistra

The Things They Carried: Andy Bramsen

Today we're hearing from Dr. Andy Bramsen and "the things he carries" as an associate professor of political science. This series was inspired by a collection of stories and articles of the same name, by Tim O'Brien and Foreign Policy Magazine, respectively. If you missed our post on Dr. Gehrz earlier this week, click here … Continue reading The Things They Carried: Andy Bramsen

The Things They Carried: Chris Gehrz

Today we're reviving a series we did back in 2016 called "The Things They Carried." Inspired by a collection of Vietnam War stories by Tim O'Brien and a series of articles by Foreign Policy Magazine, we'll be exploring the offices of CC 4th's professors via mini photo tours. To start us off, Dr. Chris Gehrz … Continue reading The Things They Carried: Chris Gehrz

Meet Our Majors: Political Science

In the field of political science, students learn about systems of government, public policy, international relations, and much more. Today, in our final installment of "meet our majors," we hear from our students majoring in Political Science! When and why did you choose the Political Science major? Sam Derfus ’24: I wanted to become a … Continue reading Meet Our Majors: Political Science