2014-15 - News Archives

Bethany Named a ‘Best College in the Southeast’ by The Princeton Review

Bethany College is one of the best colleges in the Southeast, according to The Princeton Review. The nationally known education services company recommends the school as one of 139 institutions in 12 Southeastern states it names to its "Best in the Southeast" list for 2015. The list is part of the company's website feature, "2015 Best Colleges: Region by Region," which is posted on PrincetonReview.com.

Bethany College Service Learning Center Logs 26,000 Hours

Bethany College’s acclaimed Service Learning Center reported over 26,000 service hours completed during the previous 2013-14 academic year, according to Dr. Scott D. Miller, President of the College.

Bethany College Welcomes New Students for 2014-15 School Year

Bethany College marked the start of the 2014-15 academic year with a formal Matriculation Convocation August 22 in the Fred H. Tilock Amphitheatre at the Pennington Quadrangle in the heart of the historic campus.

Bethany President Addresses Pittsburgh Area Alumni at PNC Park

Bethany College President Dr. Scott D. Miller told Pittsburgh area alumni and friends gathered at the Pirates Tour Theatre Tuesday night that despite a "volatile, highly competitive marketplace," West Virginia's oldest degree granting institution is poised for a bright future.

Bethany President Highlights Successes and Goals in State of the College Address

Bethany College President Dr. Scott D. Miller discussed “where we’ve been, the challenges and opportunities confronting us today, and our plans for the future” during his annual State of the College address Aug. 19 to faculty and staff in Commencement Hall.

Keeping College Affordable the Bethany College Way

Seventy-one students from Bethany College spent their summer on campus working a variety of jobs to help fund their education. They were recognized for their hard work at a picnic Thursday, August 14, at Christman Manor at Pendleton Heights, the historic home of Bethany President Scott D. Miller.

Course for Congregational Videographers, Historians to be Held at Bethany’s Buffalo Seminary

A seminar on creating local church videos will be held at Bethany College’s Buffalo Seminary September 12-13. The course will focus on both what to include in the videos, as well as how to create them using computer programs.

Bethany Prepares to Launch 175th Academic Year

Bethany College, West Virginia’s oldest degree-granting institution, begins its academic year in late August with a wide variety of events planned throughout the year, Bethany’s 175th anniversary.

Bethany College President Co-Edits National Book on Leadership

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 Capital Campaign Reaches $47 Million

Officials at Bethany College announced today that “Transformation Now!: The Campaign for Bethany College” has reached the $47 million mark in gifts and pledges.