BSU Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band to Perform Dec. 3

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Nov. 29, 2011) — The Bemidji State University Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band will perform Saturday, Dec. 3, at 3 p.m. in the Thompson Recital Hall in Bemidji State’s Bangsberg Fine Arts Complex. Tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for senior citizens.  Students are admitted free with a valid ID. The Symphonic […]

Marla Patrias named chief development officer at BSU Foundation

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Nov. 29, 2011) — Dave Sorensen, president of the Bemidji State University Foundation Board of Directors, announced today that Marla Patrias has been named chief development officer for the foundation. “We are very excited that Marla is joining the foundation as our chief development officer,” Sorensen said. “In this role, she will lead […]

Samantha Becker to Present Dec. 4 Senior Recital

Samantha Becker will present her senior french horn recital Sunday, Dec. 4, in the Carl O. Thompson Recital Hall of the Bangsberg Fine Arts Complex on the Bemidji State University campus. The 3 p.m. recital is open to the public at no charge. Becker, originally from Browerville, Minn., is majoring in instrumental music education at […]

Jini Block to Present Senior Recital Dec. 1

Jini Block will present her senior flute music recital Thursday, Dec. 1, in the Carl O. Thompson Recital Hall of the Bangsberg Fine Arts Complex on the Bemidji State University campus. The 7:30 p.m. recital is open to the public at no charge. Block, originally from Northfield, Minn., is majoring in instrumental music education at […]

BSU to Receive 25 Nursing Scholarships

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Nov. 18, 2011) — Twenty-five Bemidji State University nursing students will be awarded $1,000 scholarships from a Department of Labor grant. The scholarships will be granted to students enrolled in the BSU RN-BS completion program.  This is a program BSU works in partnership with  Anoka Ramsey Community College (ARCC), who is part of […]

BSU Faculty MIDI Ensemble to Perform in December

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Nov. 18, 2011) — The Bemidji State University Faculty MIDI Ensemble will be performing Dec. 5 in the Thompson Recital Hall in Bemidji State’s Bangsberg Fine Arts Complex at 7:30 p.m. The ensemble, also known as the MIDIots, consists of Dr. Del Lyren and Dr. Erika Svanoe on the electric wind instrument, Eric […]

BSU Jazz Band Tours with Kiku Collins

Bemidji State University’s Jazz Band is an auditioned ensemble that meets four days a week for rehearsal and frequently performs for the public. The BSU Jazz band toured Nov 15-17 in Pequot Lakes, Staples, Brainerd, and Grand Rapids with Kiku Collins, trumpet player with Beyonce and Michael Bolton. The Jazz Band’s home concert will be […]

NWSBDC to Offer Free Entrepreneurship and Start-up Workshop

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Nov. 18, 2011) — The Northwest Minnesota Small Business Development Center (NWSBDC), which is hosted by Bemidji State University, will be offering free workshops on how to start a business in Minnesota. Workshops will be offered from 1-4 p.m. on Nov. 22 and again on Dec. 1, 8, and 15.  Register on the […]

Psychology Club Teams Up with Evergreen Youth Shelter

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Nov. 16, 2011) — The Bemidji State University Psychology Club is collecting clothes, food, games, towels and much more to give to the Evergreen Youth Shelter in Bemidji.  Donations will be collected now through Nov. 18. This is the first year the club has partnered with the youth shelter.  Members of the psychology […]

BSU to Offer Winter and Spring Swimming Lessons

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Nov. 16, 2011) — Registration is now open for winter and spring youth swimming lessons at Bemidji State University. Lessons cost $55 per child per session and will be held on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons. Lessons will be held in three sessions; Session 1 will be held Jan. 10-Feb. 2; Session 2 will […]