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Past Bethel College News: November 2012

Third museum program to look at women’s work in latter 19th century

Isaias McCaffery of Independence Community College will present a program on Kansas rural women and work (1850-1900), Sunday afternoon, Dec. 9, at 3:30 p.m. in the Kauffman Museum auditorium.  Read more

Forensics qualifies another for nationals, welcomes new coach

Mark Stucky will become an assistant coach and recruiter for Bethel forensics, beginning in January.  Read more

Lighting of the Green will start the Advent season at Bethel

The 27th annual Lighting of the Green takes place Sunday, Dec. 2, starting at 8 p.m. in the center of campus.  Read more

Bethel names Marian assistant coach to head football position

Martin Mathis, who is finishing his sixth year as an assistant coach at Marian University, Indianapolis, has been hired as head football coach.  Read more

Special exhibit to feature local college, high school art students

“Remixed and Remastered,” featuring drawings by students from Bethel College, Hesston College, and Newton and Hesston high schools, will be in the Fine Arts Center Gallery Dec. 4-6, during Bethel’s finals week.  Read more

Recital on two organs to honor Alice Loewen Kreider’s legacy at Bethel

Rosi Penner Kaufman will give an organ recital Dec. 1 at 4 p.m., starting in the Ad Building chapel, in honor of the life and teaching of Alice Loewen Kreider, who died a little over a year ago.  Read more

Gala Jazz will have a distinct Yuletide flavor this year

Bethel College Jazz Ensembles I and II will perform Nov. 30 at 8 p.m. in Krehbiel Auditorium as part of the annual Christmas Gala.  Read more

Students spend weekend networking, learning at MEDA

Four senior business majors spent a chilly but "enlightening" weekend at the annual convention of Mennonite Economic Development Associates in Niagara Falls, Ontario, in early November.  Read more

Salina artist's show based on farming, family

"Stewards of the Land" by Carolyn Wedel is on display in the FAC Gallery through Friday, Nov. 30, with the artist reception scheduled for Thursday, Nov. 29, 6-8 p.m. outside the gallery.  Read more

World renowned baritone to make rare south-central Kansas appearance

David Adam Moore, one of the world’s most sought-after operatic baritones, will make a rare Kansas appearance, with pianist Earl Buys, Dec. 2 at 3 p.m. at Hesston Mennonite Church as part of the Hesston-Bethel Performing Arts series.  Read more

Second threshing stone program to look at 19th-century agriculture

The second of four programs scheduled to go with Kauffman Museum’s special exhibit “Threshing Stone: Mennonite Artifact and Icon” will take place Nov. 25 at 3:30 p.m. in the museum auditorium.  Read more

5 Places of Christmas to include the world through display of Nativities

The Bethel College Women’s Association is sponsoring “Nativities Around the World” Dec. 1, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. in the Fine Arts Center.  Read more

Christmas Gala Jazz to feature seasonal favorites

Bethel College’s annual Christmas Gala jazz concert will feature some seasonal favorites this year, Nov. 30 at 8 p.m. in Krehbiel Auditorium in the Fine Arts Center.  Read more

New orchestral group to take the stage Nov. 19

A brand-new ensemble at Bethel College will give its first concert Nov. 19 at 7:30 p.m. in Memorial Hall.  Read more

Head volleyball coach resigns

After seven years as head volleyball coach, following 11 years as assistant coach, Chad Schilling has announced his resignation.  Read more

Play is dark comedy with intimate setting, real-time action

The Bethel theater department’s production of 'God of Carnage,' a Tony Award-winning comedy by Yasmina Reza, will be on the Krehbiel Auditorium stage, in the college’s Fine Arts Center, Nov. 15, 16 and 17 at 7:30 p.m.  Read more

Bethel singers do well at regional vocal competition

Bethel sent eight singers to the National Association of Teachers of Singing annual regional competition Nov. 1-3, with four advancing in one or more of their categories.  Read more

'Day of the Dead' event gives a voice to a living community

Senior social work majors in the Intervention in Human Systems class join a local Catholic parish to hold Newton's first-ever Dia de los Muertos parade.  Read more

In lectures, Sprunger looks at writing a college history for the 21st century

Keith Sprunger, author of Bethel's first full-length history in more than 50 years, gave the 2012 Menno Simons Lectures Oct. 28-30.  Read more

Emeritus professor known as composer, arranger

J. Harold Moyer, professor emeritus of music who was known by many for his hymn arrangements and musical compositions, died Oct. 28 in North Newton at age 85.  Read more

Jazz groups to collaborate for fall concert

The Mid-Kansas Jazz Ensemble and Bethel College Jazz Ensemble I will give a joint concert Thursday, Nov. 8, at 7 p.m. in Krehbiel Auditorium.  Read more

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