Dr. Scott D. Miller, President of Bethany College, is the co-executive editor of the eighth volume of “Presidential Perspectives,” a thought-provoking leadership series authored by college and university presidents to be published as a book next month.
Bethany College will offer Arabic language and culture courses for the 2014-15 academic year, as the College welcomes Fulbright Scholar Mai Ahmed Baddar of Alexandria, Egypt, to campus. Through the Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant Program, Baddar will teach multiple Arabic language and culture courses.
Former U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Tom Ridge provided the keynote address to Bethany College’s 2014 graduating class capping the institution’s 174th Anniversary Commencement Weekend. One hundred and thirty eight students graduated with bachelor’s and master’s degrees in the Tilock Amphitheatre of the Pennington Quadrangle.
Cameron A. Cooper of Hurricane, West Virginia, completed a “perfect” career at Bethany College Saturday, earning top academic honors at the 2014 Commencement ceremony. Cooper finished with a perfect 4.0 grade point average in course work, earned distinction on his Senior Comprehensive Examinations, and was recognized with the prestigious Oreon E. Scott Award as the graduating senior with the highest academic standing.