The Old Main Journal
Volume X, Number XIII An E-News Service of Bethany College November 18, 2016


Annual Light Up Night Celebration to Take Place at Bethany College

Bethany College will hold their Sixth Annual Light Up Night and Charity Christmas Tree Auction Thursday, Dec. 1, 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.



Bethany Celebrates American Education Week

Nov. 14-18 is American Education Week, and Bethany's Education Department celebrated with a week's worth of activities. Activities for the week included writing thank you notes to professors, creating a flag, setting up a LinkedIn profile, to name a few.

Bethany SAAC Members Read to Local Primary School

In honor of American Education Week, members of Bethany's Student Athlete Advisory Committee visited Wellsburg Primary School on Tuesday, Nov. 15. Bethany's SAAC members read a variety of children stories to each grade level at the school and Boomer made a surprise visit.


Annual Thanksgiving Meal Held in
Ogden Dining Room

On Wednesday, Nov. 16, the annual Thanksgiving dinner was held in the Ogden Dining Room. Students, faculty and staff were served an array of Thanksgiving favorites.




Follow Bethany Athletics on Social Media for Surprise Announcement

Be sure to follow Bethany Athletics on social media to hear a surprise announcement today at 2 p.m.! Like Bethany Athletics on Facebook, follow @Bethany_Bison on Twitter, and follow @bethany_athletics on Instagram.

Old Main Journal Switches Schedule Temporarily

Due to the Thanksgiving holiday next week, there will be no Old Main Journal on Nov. 25. The Old Main Journal will resume its regular weekly publication on Dec. 2.



Save the Date! Breakfast With Santa

Save the date for our Annual Breakfast with Santa event on Saturday, Dec. 10. To register, visit us online at Activities include joining Santa and his friends for breakfast, holiday stories, crafts and games.

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Sansom earns first-career victory in season-opener, 73-55

Led by a double-double from junior forward Kelsea Daugherty (Newport, Ohio/Frontier), the Bison picked up a 73-55 win over Franciscan in non-conference play Wednesday night.

McKenzie, Kline headline several All-PAC selections

Senior outside hitter Dylana McKenzie (Hopewell, Ohio/West Muskingum) led a group of seven All-Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC) selections by being named PAC Player of the Year announced the league office Tuesday afternoon.

Bison fourth quarter rally tops Saint Vincent on Senior Day, 32-31

The Bethany College football team scored 19-unanswered points in the fourth quarter to rally for a 32-31 win over Saint Vincent Saturday afternoon on Senior Day at Bison Stadium.

Hayden selected PAC Defensive Player of the Year

Bethany College senior linebacker Donavan Hayden (Hyattsville, Md./Northwestern) was named the Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC) Defensive Player of the Year announced the league office Tuesday afternoon.

Bethany topped by Chatham; Stresky sets record in 200 free

The Bethany College women's swimming and diving team was handed a 105-51 loss by Chatham Friday evening inside the Knight Natatorium.

Men's Basketball tabbed third in preseason poll

The Bethany College men's basketball team was picked to finish third in the Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC) Preseason Coaches' Poll announced the league office Friday afternoon.

Women's Cross Country participates in NCAA Regionals

The Bethany women's cross country team participated in the NCAA Division III Regionals at DeSales University on Saturday.

Please visit Bethany Athletics for the most up-to-date scores and game information.