Irondale High School band to perform free Aug. 1 concert

BEMIDJI, Minn. – The Irondale High School marching band will perform a free concert at 8:30 p.m. on Friday, August 1, on the campus of Bemidji State University. The one-hour concert, which will feature the band’s preview performance of “Echoes,” will be held at Chet Anderson Stadium. The public is welcome and no admission will […]

Aug. 13 Brown Bag Lunch session on Vital Aging Network

BEMIDJI, Minn. – The Bemidji State University Center for Research and Innovation will host a Brown Bag Luncheon training session entitled “ALVA: Vital Aging Network” on Wednesday, Aug. 13. The session will be held from noon to 1 p.m. at the CRI’s facility at 3801 Bemidji Ave. North in Bemidji, Minn. The brown bag lunch […]

Employer Support session on counseling services set for Aug. 7

BEMIDJI, Minn. – A Regional Employer Support Network presentation entitled “Crucial Conversations” is scheduled from 9-11 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 7, at the Bemidji State University Center for Research and Innovation, located at 3801 Bemidji Avenue North. The session is free and open to all who are interested in learning about the topic. Presenting will be […]

Third Annual Community Appreciation Day to be held Tuesday, Aug. 26

BEMIDJI, Minn. – Bemidji State University, the Alumni Association and the BSU Foundation invite the community of Bemidji to the Third Annual Community Appreciation Day, scheduled for Tuesday, Aug. 26. The event is Bemidji State University’s way to thank the residents of Bemidji and the surrounding communities for all they do to support the University. […]

OPC offers Aug. 9 sea kayaking course

BEMIDJI, Minn. – Bemidji State University’s Outdoor Program Center (OPC) will hold a sea kayaking skills course on Saturday, Aug. 9, on the lakefront at Diamond Point Park in Bemidji. The session will be held from 2-5 p.m. The sea kayaking skills course is a new course designed for beginner and intermediate kayakers looking to […]

Dr. Nancy Erickson named interim vice president for academic affairs

BEMIDJI, Minn. – Bemidji State University President Dr. Jon E. Quistgaard has named Dr. Nancy Erickson as the University’s interim vice president for academic affairs. Erickson’s two-year appointment began on Monday, July 21. “Dr. Erickson has served the University well in a number of assignments, and we are most fortunate to have someone of her […]

OPC offers July 26 kayak safety course

BEMIDJI, Minn. – Bemidji State University’s Outdoor Program Center (OPC) will hold a kayak safety course on Saturday, July 26, in the Gillett Recreation-Fitness Center swimming pool on the BSU campus. The session will be held from 1-4 p.m. The kayak safety course is necessary to rent a kayak from the OPC. It is aimed […]

Outdoor Programming Center offers July 25 sea kayaking course

BEMIDJI, Minn. – Bemidji State University’s Outdoor Program Center (OPC) will hold a sea kayaking skills course on Friday, July 25, on the lakefront at Diamond Point Park in Bemidji. The session will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The sea kayaking skills course is a new course designed for beginner and intermediate […]

OPC offers July 16-17 kayak safety courses

BEMIDJI, Minn. – Bemidji State University’s Outdoor Program Center (OPC) will hold kayak safety courses on Wednesday, July 16, and Thursday, July 17, in the Gillett Recreation-Fitness Center swimming pool on the BSU campus. The sessions will be held from 6-9 p.m. The kayak safety course is necessary to rent a kayak from the OPC. […]

Early submission deadline set for 2009 edition of Dust and Fire

BEMIDJI, Minn. – Submissions are now being accepted for the 2009 edition of “Dust and Fire: Women’s Stories,” published by Bemidji State University. Entries will be accepted until Friday, Aug. 15, for the 23rd annual anthology, which will be published in March of 2009. “Dust & Fire” accepts writing and art from women residing in […]