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Bethel Seminary Awardee

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Bethel grads have a legacy of making a difference in the world around them. Join us in congratulating our deserving award recipient for 2019!

2019 Alumnus of the Year

Leland Eliason '62, S'66  In a ministry career spanning six decades, the pastor, leader, and Bethel Seminary executive director and provost emeritus has lived out a call to tell people about the transforming love of Jesus—and has equipped countless others to do the same.

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Past Recipients

Year

Name of Awardee

2018

Heather Flies '95, S'02

2017

Sammy Wanyonyi S’08, S’14

2016

Nick Hall S'11

2015

Kara Powell S'94

2014

John Morris S'86

2013

Paul Berthiaume S'00

2012

Dick Varberg '55, S'58

2011

Rev. David Pound '70, S'74

2010

Stan Rendahl, '34, S'41

2009

Doug Fagerstrom, S'83

2008

Melvin Swanson, '41, S'44

2007

Janice Raymond, S'99

2006

Rev. Bob Merritt, S'83

2005

Edward O. Nelson, S'39

2004

Dr. Clifford V. Anderson, S'55

2003

Richard Young, S'66

2002

Robert Featherstone, S'55

2001

Paul Douglas Johnson, '77, S'97

2000

Alfred Babington-Johnson, S'84

1999

Herb Skoglund, S'54

1998

Dr. James Mason, S'55

1997

Harold Carlson, S'48

1996

Emmett Johnson, S'53

1995

Rev. Delbert Kuehl, S'48

1994

Dr. Virgil Olson, S'41

1993

Dr. Gordon Johnson, S'46

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Homecoming

Homecoming 2019 is October 4-6! Save the date and make plans to be a part of the festivities! Watch for more details.
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