Cares Act funding information-->
Menu

Apply now Alumni | Give to BC | Athletics | Fine Arts | Moodle | Thresher Connect | Search

Film an honest, respectful look at tennis legend and his legacy

Submitted by mzuercher on Thu, 02/10/2022 - 14:58
Citizen Ashe poster

In honor of Black History Month, the next offering in the KIPCOR Film Series profiles a Black athlete and social activist, the late tennis star Arthur Ashe, Sunday, Feb. 20, at 2 p.m. 

Citizen Ashe is the third film in a four-film series that KIPCOR, the Kansas Institute for Peace and Conflict Resolution at Bethel College, sponsors each school year.

Citizen Ashe will screen in Krehbiel Auditorium in Luyken Fine Arts Center Feb. 20 at 2 p.m. An audience talkback with Bethel head football coach A.B. Stokes will follow the film.

Nebraska opens doors and hearts to refugees in next KIPCOR film

Submitted by mzuercher on Wed, 11/03/2021 - 11:29
Film poster, A Home Called Nebraska

The KIPCOR Film Series second offering of the school year will screen Sunday, Nov. 14, at 2 p.m. in Krehbiel Auditorium, with a Wichita immigration lawyer as the after-film discussion leader.

A Home Called Nebraska takes a look at issues of immigration from the point of view of some neighbors just to the north.

KIPCOR, the Kansas Institute for Peace and Conflict Resolution at Bethel College, sponsors the film series at Bethel each school year.

Emily Haverkamp, an immigration and asylum attorney in Wichita, will lead the post-film discussion

Film examines how race has historically been used as a political tool

Submitted by mzuercher on Mon, 01/27/2020 - 13:50
A still from "The Great White Hoax"

A 2018 documentary will be the third offering in the KIPCOR Film Series, Sunday, Feb. 9, at 3 p.m., with a talkback led by journalist Mark McCormick following.

The Kansas Institute for Peace and Conflict Resolution at Bethel College will screen The Great White Hoax Feb. 9 at 3 p.m. in Krehbiel Auditorium in Luyken Fine Arts Center.

Wichita native, long-time journalist, and former director of The Kansas African American Museum Mark McCormick will lead the talk-back session following the 72-minute film.

Subscribe to KIPCOR Film Series

About Bethel

As the first Mennonite college founded in North America, Bethel College celebrates a tradition of progressive Christian liberal arts education, diversity within community, and lifelong learning.