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Hacking the System: A Bethel freshman survival guide


Dear freshmen, are you still alive? If not, I’m sorry. If you’re one of the lucky few, who are still standing after a full two and a half weeks of college life, congratulations! We at the Beacon know that adjusting to college can be most definitely is a challe... More »

Review: a rather Wicked sensation


It’s been 13 years, but there seems to be no stopping one show that’s still defying all that gravity can throw at it. I’m speaking, of course, of Stephen Schwartz’s smash hit Broadway show “Wicked.” First released in 2003, “Wicked” tells the “untold story” of ... More »

Editorial:Bethel needs library hours on Sundays


Climbing into her car, a student and her friend ensue on their weekly mission. It’s Sunday, they have homework to complete and are looking for somewhere to do so. This time, the student starts her car and drives to Starbucks. Last time, it was a Barnes and Nob... More »

‘Little Women’ draws positive review from students


The relentless hours, commitment, effort, direction and talent poured into the Theatre Department’s production of  “Little Women” paid off in full. The Bethel community agrees this weekend’s musical was a complete success! As a lover of the “Little Women” nove... More »