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Aaron Charles

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Soccer team nearly pulls off huge upset

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This weekend was an eventful one for the Bethel College men’s soccer team. On Saturday, Sept. 8, the Pilots were one goal away from defeating Hastings College on their home field in the 2012 Holiday Inn Express Classic held in Hastings, Nebraska. Hastings, the... More »

March Madness affects students’ productivity

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The brackets have been filled and the games have tipped-off; now the drama of March Madness begins. However, some find themselves more caught up in the Madness than others. Every year, a question arises concerning the basketball hysteria that ensues when the c... More »

Peyton Manning: Gone, but always a Colt

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Legend. A word that is thrown around very lightly in sports circles these days if you ask me. However, there are a select few who deserve to have this status placed on them. Peyton Manning is one of those few. On Wednesday, March 8, Manning was released by the... More »

Baseball team competes in Florida

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Instead of heading home during Spring Break to reconnect with family and friends as most other students did, the men’s baseball team traveled to warm and sunny Florida to compete in the Russ Matt Central Florida Invitational. From Feb. 25 to March 2, the Pilot... More »

Ambush winner talks strategy

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It’s that time of year again when Bethel students participate in a campus-wide game of tag known as Ambush. Each player is given a water gun and a name of a fellow student whom they must “shoot.” Because of this, many participants fall into a state of paranoia... More »

Career Expo draws students and employers together

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Bethel students had a rare opportunity to interact with local employers at the Bethel College Career Expo on Wednesday, Feb. 15. The event, which went from 12 p.m. until 2 p.m., was held in Bethel’s Art Center. It was designed for students majoring in Communic... More »

Lady Pilot Basketball clinches MCC No.2 seed

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Stakes were high as the Lady Pilots travelled to play the rival Grace College Lancers for a Tuesday night matchup on Feb. 14. Both teams came in with the chance to grab the #2 seed in the MCC post-season tournament. After three straight losses, the Lady Pilots... More »

Message on ice

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As the students of Bethel College walked to chapel on Monday, Jan. 20, they noticed something out of the ordinary. One of the ponds on campus had words etched into the ice. The mysterious words perplexed many students. “I didn’t know what it meant,” said  juni... More »