Unusual Christmas Story on ABC News Has Bethel Connection
December 7, 2012 | 1:26 p.m.
By Suzanne McInroy, Director of Communications
ABC News has reported a quirky Christmas story with a Bethel connection. Liz (Abbas) Burd ’09, Bethel’s admissions event and volunteer manager, learned an unusual piece of information recently about her father and husband. Thirteen years ago her father spent one Christmas season as a Santa Claus in Maplewood Mall in Maplewood, Minn. That same year her now husband and his younger sister visited Santa Claus – now his father-in-law – and they have the picture to prove it. Read the complete story on ABC News.