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The Rankings: MIAC Championships

A series of lists ranking the MIAC schools with Bethel in different ways.   By Ally O’Neil  

InstaCreator: Designer

The Clarion searches deep in the trenches of Instagram to discover unique student creators. By Rachel Blood & Thanh Nguyen   This week, the Clarion spoke to...

The Egg, Ep. 10: July 7, 2020

Inspired by TheSkimm, longer than the e-announcements, created with your short attention span in mind. By Jaimee Hood   Farewell, Jay and Barb Jay Barnes announced Feb. 28,...

Far From Home: Oregon

A quick look at new Bethel arrivals from across the nation and overseas. By Rachel Blood This week, the Clarion spoke to incoming freshman Joshua Hahn...

What to do: Grab a towel

Some of the best beaches that Minnesota has to offer By Laura Osterlund With temperatures rising, many seek to cool down at the beach. And in...

Jay’s last day

By Molly Korzenowski Bethel community members lined Bethel Drive Tuesday, holding signs and banners in honor of Jay Barnes’ last day as president after 25...

News

The Rankings: MIAC Championships

A series of lists ranking the MIAC schools with Bethel in different ways.   By Ally O’Neil  

InstaCreator: Designer

The Clarion searches deep in the trenches of Instagram to discover unique student creators. By Rachel Blood & Thanh Nguyen   This week, the Clarion spoke to...

The Egg, Ep. 10: July 7, 2020

Inspired by TheSkimm, longer than the e-announcements, created with your short attention span in mind. By Jaimee Hood   Farewell, Jay and Barb Jay Barnes announced Feb. 28,...

Far From Home: Oregon

A quick look at new Bethel arrivals from across the nation and overseas. By Rachel Blood This week, the Clarion spoke to incoming freshman Joshua Hahn...

What to do: Grab a towel

Some of the best beaches that Minnesota has to offer By Laura Osterlund With temperatures rising, many seek to cool down at the beach. And in...

Lifestyle

What To-Do: Grab Some Popcorn

Some of the best shows that Netflix has to offer. By Laura Osterlund With summer in full swing, many people have a fair amount of extra...

We won’t be the same

From India to Arden Hills, seven members of the Bethel extended community share how the pandemic has impacted employment, education and family. By The Clarion...

“Let’s spend some time”: Aastha Gill

A graduate student from India reflects on the benefits the lockdown brings: time to spend with her parents, exercise more and practice her vocals....

“People want to do good”: Paige Cornwell

A Seattle Times reporter reflects on covering the early stages if COVID-19 as well as how the pandemic has shifted the lives of thousands...

“You can get a hold of me whenever”: Dan Rotach

A Bethel adjunct professor used to spend almost every weekend building LEGOs with his grandson. Although the pandemic changed that routine, the two still...

Sports

The Last Dance exit survey

By Clarion staff The Michael Jordan documentary “The Last Dance” explored the iconic player and Chicago Bulls team that dominated the 90’s. The Clarion has...

The last inning

By Emily Rossing The Bethel Royals softball team, just like all other spring sports across the nation, saw their season end much earlier than expected...

23/23 vision

This week’s episodes of The Last Dance used father/son bonding, baseball and “total bullsh*t” as fuel for the Michael Jordan fire. By Jared Martinson Move over,...

Between two foul poles

By Emily Rossing Someone had seen it first on a phone. Rumors quickly started to circulate around the bench. Unease was tangible for those in...

Jordan, the Mamba and Monte Carlo

This week’s episodes of The Last Dance were all about gambling, Team USA and trying to figure out how B.J. Armstrong still looks like...

Opinion

I have to learn how to mow the lawn

By Emma Harville  I spent most of my childhood watching Barbie movies and asking my dad to kill the spiders on my ceiling. He’d give...

Bethel can’t be a colorblind campus anymore

Clarion articles from decades past shed a unique light on Bethel University's response to significant events in American history. In past publications, The Clarion...

The Last Dance exit survey

By Clarion staff The Michael Jordan documentary “The Last Dance” explored the iconic player and Chicago Bulls team that dominated the 90’s. The Clarion has...

In India, we’re stuck too

By Hersh KURUKSHETRA, Haryana — The sounds of birds chirping force me to stop looking at my laptop screen and step outside of my house....

23/23 vision

This week’s episodes of The Last Dance used father/son bonding, baseball and “total bullsh*t” as fuel for the Michael Jordan fire. By Jared Martinson Move over,...

Multimedia

24 hours with a teen artist

I spent the day following Kiersten, my 17-year-old sister, around the house. I learned more about what she likes to do and how she’s...

Who are you thinking about?

In this final installment of the #TFTB Quarantine series, Bethel students share who and what they're thinking about during this the pandemic.  Video by Jessica...

First thing after quarantine?

Are you hungry for some Golden Corral? Want to play leapfrog with friends? Bethel students talk about what they are going to do once...

What’s been stressing you out?

Are you pulling your hair out because you can't buy half-priced apps? Does your dad ask you to help with way too many projects...

How are you passing time?

Have you been binging Tiger King? Baking unnecessary amounts of chocolate chip cookies? Staring at the wall? Bethel students share how they pass the time...

Podcasts

Ep. 29: Life is Moms

Home-cooked meals, locker decorations and shattering a glass table with a headspin. Special guest segments from new student podcasters!

Ep. 28 Life is Boring

Watercolor painting, Christmas music and watching cows give birth at the State Fair.

Ep. 27: Life is Social Media

"The Hangover," Instagram doppelgangers and pooping in the McDonald's PlayPlace.

Ep. 26: Life is Sounds

Wooden animals, Evil Grimace and water guns that look way too real.

Treading Warm Water: Water Parks

Joe Hiti splashes down with his opinion on water parks.  Subscribe on iTunes and Spotify by searching "Bethel Clarion"!

The Rankings: MIAC Championships

A series of lists ranking the MIAC schools with Bethel in different ways.   By Ally O’Neil  

InstaCreator: Designer

The Clarion searches deep in the trenches of Instagram to discover unique student creators. By Rachel Blood & Thanh Nguyen   This week, the Clarion spoke to...

The Egg, Ep. 10: July 7, 2020

Inspired by TheSkimm, longer than the e-announcements, created with your short attention span in mind. By Jaimee Hood   Farewell, Jay and Barb Jay Barnes announced Feb. 28,...

Far From Home: Oregon

A quick look at new Bethel arrivals from across the nation and overseas. By Rachel Blood This week, the Clarion spoke to incoming freshman Joshua Hahn...

What to do: Grab a towel

Some of the best beaches that Minnesota has to offer By Laura Osterlund With temperatures rising, many seek to cool down at the beach. And in...

Jay’s last day

By Molly Korzenowski Bethel community members lined Bethel Drive Tuesday, holding signs and banners in honor of Jay Barnes’ last day as president after 25...

The Rankings: Campus architecture

A series of lists ranking the MIAC schools with Bethel in different ways. By Ally O’Neil Disclaimer: This ranking does not reflect any sort of MIAC...

Making at-home workouts work

Bethel students share how they stayed physically active during quarantine By Emily Rossing Bethel students got creative with how they stayed active over quarantine. Even though...

Instacreator: People person photographer

The Clarion searches deep in the trenches of Instagram to discover unique student creators. By Rachel Blood and Thanh Nguyen Kathy Yang, senior social work and...

The Egg, ep. 9: June 30, 2020

Inspired by theSkimm, longer than the E-announcements, created with your short attention span in mind.  By Jaimee Hood “Not to be rude, but you guys are,...