Symphonic Band welcomes community members

BEMIDJI, Minn. – Community musicians are invited to join the Bemidji State University Symphonic Band, a non-auditioned ensemble that performs a variety of music in a concert band setting. The band rehearses from 7-9 p.m., Mondays, in Room 112 of the Bangsberg Fine Arts Complex and typically performs two or three concerts a year with […]

Reservations open for March ski/snowboard trek to Montana

BEMIDJI, Minn. — Bemidji State University’s Outdoor Program Center (OPC) is taking reservations for a March 7-15 spring break ski/snowboard trip to beautiful Whitefish Mountain Resort in Whitefish, Mont. Set against the stunning peaks of Glacier National Park, Whitefish Mountain offers 94 marked trails and 13 lifts, two of them high-powered. Trails cater to all […]

Vince Vohnout to present Feb. 14 Honors Council Lecture

BEMIDJI, Minn. – Dr. Vince Vohnout, assistant professor of geography at Bemidji State University, will present an Honors Council Lecture entitled “Improved Formability by Control of Strain Distribution in Sheet Stamping Using Electromagnetic Impulse Energy,” on Thursday, February 14. The lecture, which is free to the public, will be held at 7 p.m. in Hagg-Sauer […]

Climbing, cross country skiing classes offered in February

BEMIDJI, Minn. – Bemidji State University’s Outdoor Programming Center (OPC) will offer introductory courses in climbing and cross-country skiing during the week of Feb. 11. • Cross-country skiing The OPC’s introductory cross-country skiing class will be held from 3-5 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 11. Free and open to the public, the class will teach basic […]

Feb. 13 Brown Bag Lunch session on online learning

BEMIDJI, Minn. – The Bemidji State University Center for Research and Innovation will offer a presentation on getting the most out of online learning from noon to 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 13, at its facility located at 3801 Bemidji Avenue North. The session format is a half-hour presentation followed by a question-and-answer period. Attendance […]

Student to present Feb. 9 recital

BEMIDJI, Minn. – Travis Sjaaheim will present his graduate vocal recital on Saturday, Feb. 9 in the Carl O. Thompson Recital Hall of the Bangsberg Fine Arts Complex on the Bemidji State University campus. The 7:30 p.m. performance is open to the public at no charge. A reception will follow the recital. Sjaaheim, from Roseau, […]

Focus the Nation activities set for Jan. 31

BEMIDJI, Minn. – On Thursday, Jan. 31, Bemidji State University will join more than 1,000 colleges and universities in all 50 states for Focus the Nation, an unprecedented educational initiative on global warming solutions. Intended as the largest teach-in in U.S. history, Focus the Nation is preparing one million students to become leaders in the […]

RESN hosts Feb. 7 open networking session

BEMIDJI, Minn. — A Regional Employer Support Network (RESN) session intended to provide an opportunity for open networking and spontaneous round table discussion is scheduled from 9 to 11 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 7, at the Bemidji State University Center for Research and Innovation, located at 3801 Bemidji Avenue North. The session is free and open […]

Two trips planned for early February

BEMIDJI, Minn. — Bemidji State University’s Outdoor Programming Center will sponsor two trips in early February: an overnight trek into the winter wilderness of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area from Feb. 8-10; and a Feb. 9 one-day ice-climbing trip to Gooseberry Falls on Lake Superior. • Winter Overnight The OPC’s weekend-long winter camping outing to […]

Student to present Feb. 10 recital

BEMIDJI, Minn. — Jake Kaehne will present his junior vocal recital on Sunday, Feb. 10 in the Carl O. Thompson Recital Hall of the Bangsberg Fine Arts Complex on the Bemidji State University campus. The 3 p.m. performance is open to the public at no charge. Kaehne’s program will consist of folk music in a […]