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Past Bethel College News: March 2014

Hege will receive first Goering Award for an outstanding music alumnus

Daniel Hege, music director and conductor of the Wichita Symphony Orchestra, will receive the first Erwin C. and Verna Kaufman Goering Music Award at the annual Masterworks concert Sunday, April 27.  Read more

Local bird expert to lead walk for museum’s Earth Day activity

Kauffman Museum will host a bird walk on Sand Creek Trail, with local bird expert Gregg Friesen, Sat., April 19, beginning at the museum at 7 a.m.  Read more

Documentary shows the human face of climate change

The acclaimed 2010 documentary Climate Refugees will screen in Krehbiel Auditorium Sun., April 6, at 3:30 p.m., followed by a talk-back session with Jon Piper, professor of biology, and others.  Read more

Concert on historic museum organ to be part of Newton-area arts festival

Donna Ratzlaff Hetrick, adjunct instructor of organ, will give a concert (with junior Mika Patron playing one piece) on the Teschemacher/Deknatel/Van der Smissen organ at Kauffman Museum, Sat., April 5, at 3:30 p.m.  Read more

Kaleigh earns rave reviews on The Voice, will perform at Mojo’s

Kaleigh Glanton will perform two shows at Mojo's Thurs., March 27, from 7-8 p.m. and from 9-10 p.m. (special student show).  Read more

Gonzalez to present research poster on Capitol Hill

Guadalupe Gonzalez, senior psychology and business major, will present her research at Posters on the Hill in Washington, D.C., April 28-29, sponsored by the Council on Undergraduate Research.  Read more

Bethel’s 2014 Young Alumnus awardee advocates for women worldwide

Palwasha L. Kakar will accept the 2014 Young Alumnus Award and give a KIPCOR Peace Lecture Mon., April 14, at 7:30 p.m. in Krehbiel Auditorium.  Read more

Concert Choir to sing in KC area after convention appearance

After singing for the Southwestern Division of the American Choral Directors Association, the Bethel College Concert Choir will perform at Johnson County Community College, Overland Park, March 22, and at Church of the Resurrection, Leawood, March 23.  Read more

Bethel slate complete for national forensics tournament

Senior Hank Unruh is making his fourth and final appearance at AFA-NIET, April 4-7 on the campus of Arizona State University, Tempe, while Leland Brown, Jacob Miller and Clinton Unruh will all be competing at nationals for the first time.  Read more

Final HBPA event brings world-renowned South African choir to Bethel stage

The Soweto Gospel Choir will kick off the first-ever Spring into the Arts Festival with a performance in Mem Hall Friday, March 28, at 7:30 p.m. as part of the Hesston-Bethel Performing Arts Series.  Read more

Fenske stepping down as cheer coach

Cheer coach Jill Fenske has resigned her position effective April 30, or sooner if the position is filled before then, Kent Allshouse athletic director, announced March 3.  Read more

Annual lamplighting service honors nursing students

Twenty-nine junior nursing students were honored at the annual lamplighting Feb. 22 in Krehbiel Auditorium.  Read more

Peace activist to speak on Palestinian conflict and U.S. foreign policy

Phyllis Bennis of the Institute for Policy Studies in Washington, D.C., will speak on "A Review of American Foreign Policy and the Conflict in Palestine," Thursday, March 13, at 2:30 p.m. in Krehbiel Auditorium.  Read more

Miller creates portraits to stimulate conversation on gender labels

Knowing well that a picture can speak 1,000 words, Audra Miller, Hesston, wants to start a conversation about gender perceptions.  Read more

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