Alumnus Launches Technology Startup
George Davis '78 is once again taking on the title of CEO, this time for Gamma 3 LLC, according to the Johns Hopkins University Engineering website. The company is involved in a hydrogel that shows amazing potential to heal skin wounds in animals and, possibly, humans.
Gamma 3, founded in 2012 to stimulate high-tech business in Baltimore, could have a product for the veterinary market by the end of 2014, Davis said. Read the entire article here.
Bethanian, Sports Announcer Interviewed on MLB Network
Dave Sims '75, who has been the play-by-play broadcaster for the Seattle Mariners for seven years, made an appearance on MLB Network's "Hot Stove." During the interview, Sims discussed the Mariners, what it's like calling multiple no-hitters, and how he came to have an extensive hat collection.
Alumnus Named Partner at Law Firm
Ryan Hemminger '01 was recently named a partner of the Pittsburgh firm Leech Tishman. Ryan practices inthe firm's Litigation Practice Group. Ryan was instrumental in a jury trial resulting in a $2.3 million verdict in a construction contract dispute.
Bethany Accepting Nominations for Alumnus of the Year Award
The Alumnus of the Year Award was established by the Office of the President to recognize outstanding loyalty and accomplishment by alumni of Bethany College. The award recognizes not one achievement, but is reserved for those who have attained and maintained excellence throughout their career and in their service to others. Nominations should be sent to
Office of the President,
Bethany, WV 26032.
1. Must hold a degree from Bethany College.
2. Must demonstrate outstanding professional accomplishment and personal deeds on behalf of Bethany
3. Nominations may come from all constituency groups of the College.
4. Nominations should be made in the form of a formal letter detailing the strengths of the nominee.
5. The Director of Alumni and Parent Relations & President's Cabinet will serve as the screening committee for the award.
6. The President of the College will choose the recipient.
Bethany Alumni Association Now Accepting Nominations for Alumni Awards
The Bethany College Alumni Association is now accepting nominations for the annual Alumni Awards. Award recipients are selected by the Internal Affairs Committee of Alumni Council from nomination forms submitted by alumni and friends of Bethany. Recipients will be honored at a banquet during Alumni Weekend festivities slated for May 2-May 4. To view the award categories and to access a nomination form, visit www.bethanywv.edu/alumni/alumni-awards/.
Nominations should be submitted to the Office of Alumni & Parent Relations no later than Feb. 10. Nominations can be sent via email to firstname.lastname@example.org, by fax to (304) 829-7223 or by mail to Erickson Alumni Center, Bethany College, Bethany, WV 26032.
Florida Alumni: Save the Date!
Please save the date as Dr. Miller will be traveling to Florida
to meet with Bethany Alumni and Friends at different locations
around the state Feb. 8-12.
11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Marchand’s Bar & Grill at the Vinoy Renaissance
501 5th Ave NE
St Petersburg, FL
Sunday, February 9
Estero Country Club
19501 Vintage Trace Cir
Fort Myers, FL 33967
Wednesday, February 12
10370 Phillips Hwy
Jacksonville, FL 32256
Hosted by Bob ’59 & Nancy Goin
Alumni Weekend Date Announced
Save the date and join us for Alumni Weekend 2014 slated for May 2-4. Classes celebrating reunions include 1944, 1949, 1954, 1959, 1964,
1969 and 1974.
Save the Date! Bethany Announces
We hope you can join us for Homecoming 2014 slated for Oct.
10-11. Classes celebrating reunions include 1979, 1984, 1989,
1994, 1999, 2004, 2009, 2013.