Christina Robertson to deliver April 12 Honors Council Lecture

BEMIDJI, Minn. (March 30, 2011) — Anabrus simplex, a long-horned grasshopper, is one of several species that swarm under certain conditions. Known as the Mormon cricket since swarms invaded Utah farmers’ fields in 1848, Anabrus simplex has lived in western North America for eons. Dr. Christina Robertson, assistant professor of English at Bemidji State University, […]

Dept. of Visual Arts scholarship exhibit features work of 18 students

BEMIDJI, Minn. (March 30, 2011) — Eighteen students from Bemidji State University’s Department of Visual Arts will have work on display in the University’s Talley Gallery as part of the department’s annual scholarship show. The show, “Contrast,” opens Monday, April 4, and continues through May 3. An opening reception for the exhibition will be held […]

Northern Student staff for 2010-11

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Mar. 30, 2011) – Bemidji State University’s campus newspaper, the Northern Student, is a student-run free press that has been a part of the BSU community since 1926. It is a weekly publication that covers both on-campus events as well as national and world news. The Northern Student offers a mix of student-written […]

Office of Admissions has 18 student ambassadors this year

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Mar. 30, 2011) — Eighteen Bemidji State University students are working as University Ambassadors in the Office of Admissions during the 2010-2011 school year. University Ambassadors are an important part of recruitment and public relations efforts at Bemidji State. They conduct campus tours and follow-up visits with prospective students, assist with high school […]

Jeff Coffin to perform April 15 show as part of Bemidji Concert Series

BEMIDJI, Minn. (March 30, 2011) — Three-time Grammy-award winning saxophonist Jeff Coffin will close out the 2010-11 schedule of the Bemidji Concert Series on Friday, April 15. Coffin will perform with his ensemble, The Mu’tet, in a program that will also feature the jazz bands from Bemidji State University and Bemidji High School, beginning at […]

Adventures in Lifelong Learning to provide introduction to beekeeping

BEMIDJI, Minn. (March 29, 2011) — John Arneson and Les Hiltz will discuss the hobby of beekeeping as part of Bemidji State University’s Adventures in Lifelong Learning lecture series. The lecture will be held Tuesday, April 5, from 10-11:30 a.m. at Optivation’s off-campus facility at 3801 Bemidji Ave. N. in Bemidji. Arneson and Hiltz will […]

25th Anniversary DeKrey Scholarship Concert at Bemidji State set for April 9

BEMIDJI, Minn. (March 29, 2011) — The 25th Annual DeKrey Scholarship Concert will feature Bemidji State University student vocalists in a competition beginning at 3 p.m., Saturday, April 9, in an event celebrating the life of Bemidji State alumna Ione DeKrey. The concert, which is open to the public free of charge, will be held […]

Our Energy Future forums to examine next 50 years of American energy options

BEMIDJI, Minn. (March 29, 2011) — As the availability of fossil fuels dwindles, where will our energy come from? Will we turn to nuclear, solar, wind, hydrogen or hydroelectric power? Or might something new be discovered? Bemidji State University’s Sustainability Office will present a pair of events on Friday, April 15, featuring Marc Huot, research […]

Bemidji State to host Trombones of Bemidji concert on April 7

BEMIDJI, Minn. (March 28, 2011) — Trombones of Bemidji, an ensemble made up of musicians from Bemidji State University and from Bemidji and other surrounding communities, will hold a free concert Thursday, April 7, at 7:30 p.m. The concert will be held in the Thompson Recital Hall of the Bangsberg Fine Arts Complex on the […]

Talley Gallery to feature 2011 visual arts scholarship show

BEMIDJI, Minn. (March 28, 2011) — Students in Bemidji State University’s Department of Visual Arts will have work on display in the University’s Talley Gallery as part of the department’s annual scholarship show. The show, “Contrast,” opens Monday, April 4, and continues through May 3. An opening reception for the exhibition will be held at […]