Women's Center presents “The Vagina Monologues," March 5-6

BEMIDJI, Minn. — The humorous and poignant show “The Vagina Monologues” will be presented on Friday and Saturday, March 5-6, as part of Bemidji State University’s month-long series of events to recognize March as Women’s History Month. The performances, both scheduled to begin at 7:30 p.m., will be held at the Beaux Arts Ballroom on […]

Art professor to discuss encaustic painting at local exhibit

BEMIDJI, Minn. — Natalia Himmirska, assistant professor of visual arts at Bemidji State University, will give discuss encaustic paintings and the techniques used in their development during a Friday, March 6 presentation at the Bemidji Community Arts Center. The presentation, which is part of an opening ceremony for an exhibition of encaustic paintings by Bemidji […]

Regional job market featured during March 11 Brown Bag Lunch

BEMIDJI, Minn. — Nate Dorr will outline the job market in the northwest portion of Minnesota and look at some potentially hot careers during a noon Wednesday, March 11 Brown Bag Lunch training session at the Bemidji State University Center for Research and Innovation. Attendees are encouraged to bring a bag lunch for the one-hour […]

RESN to hold March 5 program on drugs in the workplace

BEMIDJI, Minn. — Vicki Hanson will outlines steps to recognize and deal with alcohol and drug abuse in businesses, industries, agencies and nonprofit organizations during a 9 a.m. presentation Thursday, March 5, in the Bemidji State University Center for Research and Innovation, located at 3801 Bemidji Avenue North. Part of the Regional Employee Support Network […]

March 10 lecture to compare cultures of France, U.S.

BEMIDJI, Minn. — Francois Fouquerel will discuss the cultural differences between France and the United States Tuesday, March 10, to open Bemidji State University’s spring Academy of Lifelong Learning lecture series. The 90-minute lecture begins at 10 a.m. and is open to the public at no charge. It will be held at Bemidji State’s Center […]

Kayak safety course set for March 10

BEMIDJI, Minn. —  Bemidji State University’s Outdoor Program Center will hold a kayak safety course on Tuesday, March 10, in the swimming pool of the Gillett Recreation and Fitness Center on the Bemidji State campus. The session will be held from 7-10 p.m. The kayak safety course is necessary to rent a kayak from the […]

Bemidji State to offer documentary filmmaking course, May 13-29

BEMIDJI, Minn. — Bemidji State University will host a documentary filmmaking workshop from May 13-29 where participants will produce their own film for broadcast on television. The documentary workshop, which is open to the public, is an intense, hands-on course that teaches filmmaking techniques found in many popular documentary films. The workshop will be instructed […]

Accounting students offer free income tax return assistance

BEMIDJI, Minn. — Bemidji State University students who have completed the Tax I course and passed Internal Revenue Service certification tests are donating their time to the community for the IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program. The free workshop is open from 4-7 p.m. on Wednesdays and Thursdays through April 15. It is located in […]

Bemidji State to help promote eco-awareness ski outing

BEMIDJI, Minn. — Believing that climate change could have a negative impact on winter recreation in places like Bemidji, Bemidji State University is helping to promote a “Keep Winter White” ski outing on Saturday, Feb. 28. The outing, the second of two such events held in February, will run from 1:30-3 p.m. at Concordia Language […]

Bemidji Jazz Quartet and guitarist Kevin Daley present Feb. 28 concert at Bemidji State

BEMIDJI, Minn. — The Bemidji Jazz Quartet, along with jazz guitarist Kevin Daley, will present a 7:30 p.m. concert, Saturday, Feb. 28, in the Thompson Recital Hall of the Bangsberg Fine Arts Complex at Bemidji State University. Admission is free of charge. In addition, the quartet will offer a free evening of jazz from 7-11 […]