The Bethel Collegian

IMG_1136The Bethel Collegian is a student-run newspaper published bi-weekly while classes are in session.

The Collegian is funded by the Student Government Association and advertising revenue  and is printed by The Newton Kansan. The Collegian covers campus events, personalities and issues.

The Collegian welcomes writers and photographers from across campus and all perspectives to participate in The Collegian’s production.

Release Dates

Issue 1: September 15

Issue 2: September 29

Issue 3: October 13

Issue 4: October 27

Issue 5: November 10

Issue 6: December 1

Contact Information

Editor-in-Chief: Reece Hiebert

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Faculty Advisor: Kelsay Gardiepy


Subscriptions are free for all students, faculty and staff. Off-campus subscriptions are available at the rate of $18.00 per school year. Subscriptions may be sent to: The Collegian, Bethel College, 300 E. 27th Street, North Newton, KS 67117

Here’s a current list of Collegian staff: 

Copy Editor:                          Paige Cooper       

News/Opinions Editor:         Emily Kondziola   

Features Editor:                    Austin Prouty     

Sports Editor:                        Elizabeth Ratzlaff  

Entertainment Editor:          Sam Bertholf        

Business Manager:                Austin Regier       

Photo Editor:                         Anna Wiens    


Gabe Johnson                      

Tyler Shima                           

Neil Smucker    

John Hansberry                     

Billy Haldeman                      

Danen Kistner                        

Jadin Kaltenbach                     

Austin Biggerstaff                  

Kendrick Weaver                    

Krista Loomis    


Katrina Heinrichs                   

Veronica Ziegler                     

Breanne Rogers

Want your voice to be heard?

Consider writing a letter to the editor. As a means of exploring the concepts of citizenship and community, letters to the editor are welcomed and encouraged. Letters should be no longer than 200 words, must refer to an article that appeared within the last month, and must include the writer’s eimail address and phone number. Letters will be edited for appropriate content and may be shortened for space requirements. All letters to the editor should be sent to either Daniel or Reece.

Want to write for the Collegian?

If you are interested in a job writing for the Collegian, contact editor-in-chief Daniel Ratzlaff or Reece Hiebert for information on job openings.

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