Volume VI, Number XII
|An E-News Service of Bethany College||
November 2, 2012
Family Weekend Schedule Announced
The schedule for Family Weekend, November 2-4, has been announced and is available online at www.bethanywv.edu/students/family-weekend/.
Congressman McKinley Visits Campus
A native of Wheeling, Congressman McKinley is a first-term member of the U.S. House of Representatives who sits on the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
He was briefed on higher-education issues by President Scott D. Miller; Dr. Darin E. Fields, vice president for academic affairs and dean of the faculty; William R. Kiefer, executive vice president and general counsel; and Dr. Mort Gamble, executive assistant to the president.
Congressman McKinley, who was accompanied by Field Representative Brooke Fletcher, then met with Bethany students and was interviewed for the Tower Online campus newspaper and BBN News.
Students meeting Congressman McKinley included Dakota Maravelis, Nicolette Rea, Casey Hamilton, Jimmy Reeves, Katrina Miller, Dan Sabatino, Noelle Wright, and Johnathan Foster. They were joined by Chair of the Department of Communication and Media Arts M.E. Yancosek Gamble and Communications Director Rebecca Rose of the Office of Institutional Advancement.
Bethany President Attends ACA Meeting
Spanish Club Sponsors Dia De Los Muertos Celebration
Contributed by Katherine Shelek-Furbee
Humanities — English
Humanities — World Languages and Cultures
The VETCAP was organized as a partnership between the Ethiopian Food, Medicine, and Health Authority, Oromia Province veterinary professionals, and the U.S. Army’s 448th Civil Affairs Battalion Functional Specialty Team from Combined Joint Task Force – Horn of Africa in order to assist locals in enhancing their livestock sustainability efforts. District animal health workers received continuing veterinary education and local farmers’ cattle, sheep, and goats were examined, treated, and vaccinated against disease.
Bethany Alum Vogrin ’95 Sworn in as West Virginia ADA
The full story can be found at www.wtrf.com/story/19946909/bailey-swears-in-vorgin-as-wva-ada.
Despite Risks, International Relief and Development's Keys ‘67 Hands Out $3 Billion in Foreign Aid
And because poverty and need are highest in countries handicapped by conflict, Keys has helicoptered along with the aid into some of the world's most dangerous areas such as Afghanistan, Iraq, Somalia, Sudan and Pakistan.
The full story can be found at www.huffingtonpost.com/ben-barber/despite-risks-irds-keys-h_b_1987676.html.
Geomicrobiology Expert Yuri Gorby ‘83 Joins Rensselaer as Blitman Professor of Engineering
The full story can be found at news.rpi.edu/update.do?artcenterkey=3098.
Save the Date! Bethany Announces Homecoming 2013
Alumni Directory Update
Atlanta Alumni Event
For information on the location and to RSVP, please contact the Office of Alumni and Parent Relations at (304) 829-7299 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bison Home Stretch Starts Saturday with Thomas More Match-Up
Bison Move on in PAC Tournament with Sweep Over Grove City
PAC Honors Bethany’s Baker as Swimmer of the Week
Bethany’s Joyce Tabbed PAC Defensive Player of the Week
Please visit Bethany Athletics for the most up-to-date scores and game information.
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