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Corey Bridgeman

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Game Review: Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Rescue Team DX

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MISHAWAKA – Once again, Nintendo demonstrates its knowledge of the adage “if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it,” as it slings yet another remaster our way.   Either to save time or because I don’t care to write out the full name, I shall start by saying I will be c... More »

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Bethel Hosting Midwest Immigration Summit

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MISHAWAKA – Bethel is hosting a Midwest Immigration Summit to discuss the nation’s rising tensions on the topic of immigration and the religious and legislative concerns therein. The summit will happen on Tuesday, Mar. 10, in the Everest-Rohrer Rotunda from 2 ... More »

New Information Revealed About New Horizons

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MISHAWAKA – “Animal Crossing: New Horizons” had its own dedicated Nintendo Direct this week which revealed a boatload of new information.  Many Nintendo fans and gaming fans in general are unfamiliar with the “Animal Crossing” series, probably because it looks... More »

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The Nutshell: What are Your Plans for Spring Break?

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MISHAWAKA – The time has come for another Nutshell for The Beacon. This week, we asked Bethel students what their plans are for Spring Break.  Corbin Knight, a freshman Christian Ministries major, said, “I have no plans for Spring Break!”  Destiny Dodd, a fres... More »

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A Dude Reviews Dude Week

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MISHAWAKA – Dude Week has finally come to an end, and it’s time to look back at all the pan-dude-monium that took place.  On Monday night, Feb. 10, a slip and slide ran the length of one of Oakwood’s halls. The innovative gentlemen of Oakwood accomplished this... More »

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Taking Small Steps to a Healthier Lifestyle

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MISHAWAKA – Playing video games can be both a hobby and a profession; however, since both hobbies and jobs take up sizeable portions of an average person’s life, it would be a good idea to balance out those rather inactive hobbies or professions, like video ga... More »

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Bethel Boys Celebrate Dude Week

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MISHAWAKA – Dude Week has arrived, meaning that all the boys’ dorms on campus are about to get a lot more rambunctious.  The Dude Week dates this year are Feb. 10-14. During this time, the residents of Oakwood-Slater Hall, Manges Hall and Founder’s Village wil... More »

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Byleth Released to Super Smash Brothers Ultimate

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MISHAWAKA – The newest member of the Super Smash Brothers Ultimate roster, Byleth, has finally been released for players.   My first few hours with this controversial character can be described in four words: “surprisingly and overwhelmingly enjoyable.” I was ... More »

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Looking Back on GO Week

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MISHAWAKA – With the end of Bethel’s Go Week, it’s time to reflect on the chapel services featured as part of the conference.  On Monday, Jan. 20, Bethel chapel-goers sat in on a panel about the history and modern interpretation of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. ... More »

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Super Smash Brothers Ultimate: The Byleth Controversy

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MISHAWAKA – Fans of the popular Nintendo fighting game, Super Smash Brothers Ultimate, are divided on their opinions of the newly released downloadable character.  On Jan. 16, Masahiro Sakurai, the game’s Lead Developer, gave a video presentation to introduce ... More »

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Facebook Bans Deepfakes

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MISHAWAKA – Facebook’s recent ban of deepfakes, a type of video editing which transforms the subject into something unrecognizable, is a step towards combatting misinformation for the upcoming 2020 election. However, policymakers are concerned the ban doesn’t ... More »

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A Closer Look at Course Evaluations

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MISHAWAKA—As the fall semester closes, Bethel students are undoubtedly receiving a slew of emails, reminding them to fill out the evaluations for the courses they’ve just about completed. Some students are ready to jump on the course evaluations to make their ... More »