Gold Medal-Winning Coach Passes on Olympics Lessons

Gold Medal-Winning Coach Passes on Olympics Lessons

Andrew Rock won a gold medal at the 2004 Olympics, but the biggest race of his life is about much more to him. It’s part of a journey that’s opened up numerous opportunities to pay it forward. As head track and field coach at Bethel, he’s following a calling to help his athletes compete to the best of their abilities while also growing in their faith.

Rahn Franklin, Jr. Named Next Vice President of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Rahn Franklin, Jr. Named Next Vice President of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

With more than 14 years of experience in higher education, Franklin is passionate about building belonging, dignifying difference, and pursuing biblical justice and reconciliation.

Helping People Feel Seen, Known, and Heard

Helping People Feel Seen, Known, and Heard

Bethel grad Ranae Pageler ’21 has a passion for being part of the work God is doing in rural communities. She dreams of one day opening a coffee shop to serve local youth by providing opportunities for employment, community building, and personal growth

Q&A with Bethel’s Own American Ninja Warriors

Q&A with Bethel’s Own American Ninja Warriors

Alumnus Leif Sundberg ’12 and current Bethel student Ben Martin ’21 will appear on season 13 of NBC’s American Ninja Warrior, airing on Monday evenings this summer. In this Q&A, the athletes share about their experience, their inspiration, and how Bethel equipped them to compete on the show.