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Interlibrary loan temporarily downPlease be mindful of the upcoming interlibrary loan freeze later this week. This will only be for four days - Friday, January 25 through Monday, January 28. All services should resume on Tuesday, January 29 when we go live with our new system. I appreciate everyone's patience and understanding as we move into this final stage. Feel free to contact any library staff if you have any questions along the way!
Summer job with kidsDo you want the best summer job that is fun, pays great, and has a flexible schedule? We are now hiring coaches, teachers, and counselors for our awesome 2019 after school program/sports & fun summer camp! Email your resume to Rusty Alison at or call 507-508-9818.
Student Employment ChecksStudent employment checks can be picked up at the Business Office window from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm. Please bring your Bethany ID with you.
Around the World Shoot Around
Fri., January 25
Do you like basketball? Do you like to socialize with friends? Do you like being active? Do you like a challenge? I have the thing for you! Come out on Friday, January 25th from 9-10 P.M. in the SFC South gym where RA Noah will be hosting Around the World Basketball Bonanza. You don't want to miss it! Open to all students.
Library Game Night
Fri., January 25
The library, CIDR, The World Club are co-hosting the first Library Game Night of the spring semester on Friday, January 25th from 7-9pm. We are again partnering with our friends at the Dork Den. So bring your friends and roommates for games, fun, and food!
Would you like to earn a little extra cash?MOMs Bible Study Childcare Looking for: A few reliable childcare workers to supervise young children while their moms participate in Bible Study When: Thursday mornings from 8:00-10:00am, February 7th to April 25th. Where: Peace Lutheran Church Responsibilities: Lead bible story and song time, supervise activities and play time, and feed provided snack. This is a paid position. Must pass State of MN background check Contact: Emily Peters at or 507-381-9659
DBT Skills GroupChristian Family Solutions is providing a DBT (Dialectical Behavior Therapy) group every Monday from 4 to 5:30. DBT is comprised of four modules: emotional regulation, distress tolerance, mindfulness, and interpersonal effectiveness. For more information or to join the group, please call (262) 345-5565 or stop by our office on the second floor of Luther Hall.
RA Hiring
Fri., January 25
Make a difference on your campus while gaining experience to make a difference in the world! Applications are available to be a Resident Assistant for the 2019-2020 academic year. Forms can be picked up and returned to Renee Tatge in OM 242 or Dean Schmidt in OM 227. Applications will be available through Friday, Jan 25 and are due by 4pm on February 1. The job description can be found at this link:
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Home Basketball
Sat., January 26
The BLC basketball teams host Northland College on Saturday, January 26th. The women play at 3 PM followed by the men at 4:45 PM . GO VIKINGS!
Intern Abroad
Sat., January 26
Interested in a paid internship abroad after graduation? Two representatives from English speaking United International College (UIC) in southern China will be on our campus this weekend. To learn more about the opportunity to work in the English Language Center at UIC and meet these representatives, please email Bethany has a history of sending interns to UIC and many have enjoyed it so much that they have worked there for multiple years.
League of Legends Viewing Party!
Sat., January 26
BLC eSports Club is hosting a LoL viewing party and informational meeting on Saturday, January 26th from 4:00-9:00PM in the video room in Honsey Hall! Come watch TL Jensen take on his former team C9 on the big screen! We will also use this time to share more information about the BLC eSports Club. See you soon!
It's a Small World Coffee Hour
Sun., January 27
Do you like coffee? Making friends? Learning about clubs on campus? If yes, join World Club this Sunday in The Lab Coffee Shop from 7 PM to 8 PM. We'll have coffee, snacks, games, and information on what World Club has planned this semester.
IM Dodgeball Sign-Ups
Mon., January 28
Sign-ups are open for co-rec IM Dodgeball. Games are Mon-Thurs and Sun evenings. Potential game times are 4-10pm M-Th and 8:00-10:30pm on Sundays depending on the number of teams and gym availability. Rules, roster, and liability/emergency information forms can be picked up from the IM wall in the SFC. Return completed forms to the same area. Be sure to refer to the eligibility & roster portions of the rules when forming teams! Rosters are due Monday 1/28 and games begin Wed 1/30. MANDATORY captain's meeting Tues 1/29 at 5:00pm in the SFC classroom. Questions? Email Renee Tatge.
Evening Song
Mon., January 28
Evening Song is an informal worship setting with singing, readings and a devotion, held in the YFAC Silber Hall (101) at 8PM on Monday, Jan. 28th. Music includes acoustic piano and guitar. Everyone is invited to attend. Come and join us and bring a friend. - Chaplain Moldstad
Inkwell Submissions It's that time of year again. Inkwell is looking for YOU to submit your writing and visual art to Inkwell for the 2019 edition! Submission deadline is March 1st, so don't procrastinate! Send your work to today! For more guidelines please visit
Super Bowl Party
Sun., February 3
Sunday 2/3 5:30pm | Plan to get together with friends in the Viking Village to watch the Rams and Patriots battle it out in Superbowl LIII! 1919 rootbeer, prizes and game-day snacks. Off-campus students and guests can eat for free on BAC in the dining center, which will be open normal hours.
Baby Supply Drive for Options for Women of MankatoHelp support Options for Women of Mankato by donating any brand new baby items, diapers (preemie to size 6), or blankets to the donation boxes located in Anderson Hall, Edgewood Place, Honsey Hall, Meyer, or Old Main from January 21st-February 4th. Got a question about donations or about the center itself? Contact RA Mac ( or RA Ruth (!
Join BACLove the campus activities? Come to BAC meetings and be part of the process! Hate the campus activities? Come to BAC meetings and make some new ideas happen! BAC meets Monday nights at 9pm in the Luther Hall 3rd floor group study room. Just show up!
The Writing CenterNeed help understanding a writing assignment, developing a thesis statement, organizing ideas, or learning how to edit an essay? How about creative works? A resume and cover letter? An essay for graduate school? The Ada Stokes Writing Center is here for you! We are open on Monday-Thursday from 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. (last call at 9:30 p.m.). Walk-ins are welcome, but appointments are given priority. HH 217.
Part Time Job OpportunityKraft Heinz in New Ulm has Part-time job opportunities for you and can be flexible with your academic schedule. Starting at $17.64/hour, these are Friday only positions in Sanitation. No experience required. If interested or if you have questions, please contact Sr. HR Generalist Josh Ringen (BLC ‘06) at 507-359-6312 or Kraft Heinz is an equal opportunity employer.