More than 100 Wellsburg Middle School students got hands-on experience in the science fields at Bethany College’s Invasion Day on Nov. 13. The event is held each semester, and gives Bethany’s student teachers a chance to plan a lesson and teach local students.
Bethany College has been named to the coveted Military Friendly Schools list by Victory Media, Inc., the premier media entity for military personnel transitioning into civilian life. This is the fifth year in a row Bethany has received this distinction.
Bethany College will hold its fifth annual Light Up Night and Charity Christmas Tree Auction Thursday, Dec. 3, at 6:30 p.m. in Commencement Hall. The evening will begin with the official lighting of the tree, and a charity tree and wreath auction will follow.
A newly created student organization at Bethany College is helping student veterans become college graduates. Bethany’s chapter of Student Veterans of America was founded last month by senior Andrew Drilak, who served in the U.S. Navy. Throughout the week of Veterans Day, the organization is holding events to honor those who have served.
Bethany College’s American Chemical Society student chapter was recently recognized with a Commendable Award by the Society Committee on Education for its activities held during the 2014-15 academic year.
The Bethany College Visual and Performing Arts Department will present “Cloud 9,” a comedy about power, politics, family, the Victorian Empire and sex. The play will be presented Dec. 3-5 at 8 p.m. and Dec. 6 at 2 p.m.