BETHANY, W.Va. – An aggressive and inclusive community, academic and sporting schedule has been announced by Bethany Broadcasting Network for this fall’s webcasts.
M. E. Yancosek Gamble, chair of the Department of Business, Communications and Media Arts, is proud to present the new community schedule found at www.bethanywv.edu/about-bethany/bethany-broadcast-network/. She encourages everyone to check weekly to see what is currently scheduled.
The sporting calendar includes Aug. 29 and Sept. 2 field hockey games at the Bison Stadium at 7 p.m. and 8 p.m. against Goucher and Washington and Jefferson College, respectively.
Bison Football will be covered on Sept. 6 at 1:30 p.m. against Mount Union College; Sept. 27 at 7 p.m. against Waynesburg University; Oct. 11, at 2 p.m. (Homecoming) against Carnegie Mellon University; Oct. 18 at 1 p.m. against Washington and Jefferson College; and Nov. 15 at 1 p.m. against St. Vincent College.
Men’s soccer will be covered at Bison Stadium on Sept. 25 at 7:30 p.m. against Penn State University - Beaver. Women’s soccer will be covered at Bison Stadium on Oct. 8 at 7:30 p.m. against Westminster College. Both men’s and women’s games will be covered at Bison Stadium on Oct. 25 beginning at 1 p.m. against St. Vincent.
Volleyball Tri-Match will take place in Hummel Field House in the Nutting Gymnasium on Oct. 13 beginning at 10:00 a.m.
Men’s basketball will take place in Hummel Field House in the Nutting Gymnasium on Nov. 22 beginning at 3:00.
Town Council meetings will be rebroadcast on Channel 14 on Sept. 12, Oct. 10, Nov. 7 and Dec. 5 at 7:00 p.m.
Academic events for the year will feature Freshman Matriculation in the Dr. Fred Tilock Amphitheatre in the Pennington Quadrangle on Aug. 22 at noon and Fall Convocation in Commencement Hall on Sept. 11 at 11:00 a.m.
The Sixth Annual Keresty Lecture in Journalism will take place in Commencement Hall on Wednesday, Oct. 1 at 6 p.m., and the Society for Collegiate Journalists Conference Keynote address will take place in Harder Hall Dining Room at 6 p.m. Light Up Night in Bethany will take place on Dec. 4 in Commencement Hall beginning at 6 p.m.
Bethany College is a small college of national distinction located on a picturesque and historic 1,300-acre campus. Founded in 1840, Bethany is the oldest college in West Virginia.