Hometown news: 2011-12 ass't residence hall directors

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Oct. 28, 2011) — Bemidji State University’s Department of Residential Life assigns an assistant residential hall director to every residence hall on campus. Assistant hall directors orchestrate hall-wide activities and manage a variety of other hall-specific residential duties. Bemidji State’s Department of Residential Life is dedicated to enhancing the college experience of students […]

Hometown news: residential assistants for 2011-12

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Oct. 28, 2011) — Residential assistants, student leaders who live in Bemidji State University’s residence halls, provide guidance, academic assistance, and support to all students who reside on campus. Residential assistants (RAs) are hired by BSU’s Department of Residential Life; one RA is assigned to each floor in each of BSU’s residence halls. […]

95 BSU students are members of the honors program

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Oct. 28, 2011) — The honors program at Bemidji State University is a team-teaching setting in which faculty and students work together to share insights and examine perspectives to gain new understandings and interests, engage in dialog on multiple points of view, analyze ideas critically, and practice creative and unconventional thinking. The honors […]

Local Student serves as assistant FYRE coordinator

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Oct. 28, 2011) — Bemidji State University’s assistant First-Year Resident Experience (FYRE) coordinators assist the FYRE coordinator in developing, administering, and evaluating the program. They work together with the other Residential Life and FYRE staff to assess the needs of FYRE students and FYE Seminar classes, and develop programs to enhance student learning. […]

BSU Student Senate promotes tunnel painting project

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Oct. 27, 2011) — The Bemidji State University Student Association (BSUSA) is encouraging student organizations to paint murals in the university’s underground tunnel system. The tunnel system is heated and connects the dorm buildings to the rest of the campus. Students use the tunnels during the winter to avoid the cold. The walls […]

Small Business Development Center director wins State Star honor

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Oct. 21, 2011) — Jaimee Meyer, the interim director of the Northwest Small Business Development Center, hosted by Bemidji State University, has been selected as the 2011 State Star of the Minnesota Small Business Development Center Network. The network selected Meyer for the award for performance as director of the Northwest Minnesota Small […]

Second Annual Suicide Prevention Week begins Nov. 1

BEMIDJI, Minn. (October 21, 2011) — Bemidji State University’s Student Center for Health and Counseling is partnering with the Beltrami Area Suicide Prevention Program to present Bemidji’s Second Annual Suicide Prevention Week, Nov. 1-6. The week of activities is designed to increase awareness of suicide among college students, and to decreast the stigma and secrecy […]

Department of Music entrance and scholarship auditions for 2012 are now open

BEMIDJI, Minn. (October 20, 2011) — The Department of Music at Bemidji State University will hold open auditions for entrance into the program and for scholarships on Saturday, Feb. 25, 2012. The auditions will take place in the Thompson Recital Hall of the University’s Bangsberg Fine Arts Complex. The auditions are open to students who […]

Annual residence hall trick or treat event set for Oct. 31

BEMIDJI, Minn. (October 19, 2011) — Students living in Bemidji State University’s residence halls will once again be in costume to frighten and entertain the children of Bemidji with their annual trick-or-treating event on Oct. 31. Residence Hall Trick-or-Treating Student-hosted indoor trick-or-treating will take place in a number of residence halls on the Bemidji State […]

Dr. Stephen Carlson to present Oct. 21 faculty piano recital

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Oct. 17, 2011) — Dr. Stephen Carlson, associate professor of music at Bemidji State University, will present a fall faculty recital on campus, Friday, Oct. 21. The recital will begin at 7:30 p.m. in the Thompson Recital Hall in Bemidji State’s Bangsberg Fine Arts Complex. Admission is free for all guests. Carlson will […]