Talley Gallery presents “Minnesota Potters: Sharing the Fire”

Bemidji State University’s Talley Gallery will feature an exhibition of work by a number of noted Minnesota ceramic artists, beginning Oct. 8. The exhibition also will feature a workshop and gallery talk. The exhibition, “Minnesota Potters: Sharing the Fire,” will exhibit the work of four of the best-known potters in Minnesota: Richard Bresnahan, Robert Briscoe, […]

Schafer to deliver Oct. 11 Honors Council Lecture

Dr. Ráchele Schafer, assistant professor of professional education at Bemidji State University, will deliver an Oct. 11 Honors Council Lecture on special education and neurology. Shafer’s presentation, “Assisting Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders with Interpersonal Communication,” will be held at 7 p.m. in Hagg Sauer 112 on the Bemidji State campus. Honors Council Lectures are […]

Music department features Mason, McCright concerts

Bemidji State University’s Department of Music presents an exhibition of African and Japanese drumming and dancing techniques and a solo recital by Carlton College piano faculty member Matthew McCright. Mason’s drum and dance concert will be held Oct. 6, while McCright’s recital will be Oct. 12. Adam Mason – African and Japanese Drumming Adam Mason, […]

Optivation offers online hiring practices training

Hiring the right person for an open position requires more than putting an ad in the paper. Optivation, which offers custom online and in-person training through its affiliations with Bemidji State University and Northwest Technical College, will teach managers how to hire the perfect employee, beginning in October. “How to Hire the Right Person” begins […]

Traditional Skills Workshops return Oct. 2

Bemidji State University’s Traditional Skills Workshops, given by the university’s Sustainability Office as a way to pass along skills such as food preservation and knitting, return for the fall on Oct. 2. This year’s schedule begins with a pair of related workshops on food preservation, presented by Karen Gebhardt. The series kicks off Oct. 2 […]

2012 Outstanding Alumni, alumni award winners named

James Karner, Pamela Rodriguez and John Bergum will be named Bemidji State University Outstanding Alumni during a halftime ceremony at BSU’s Homecoming football game, Sept. 29. In addition, Xiaho Hu will receive the BSU Alumni & Foundation Young Alumni award, and Elaine Hazard will posthumously receive the Bemidji State’s Alumni Service Award. Bemidji State’s 2012 […]

Homecoming activities begin Wednesday

Activities surrounding Bemidji State University’s annual Homecoming event begin Wednesday. Nearly two dozen events dot the calendar this year, highlighted by Bemidji State’s traditional home football game, a dedication ceremony to officially rename BSU’s Education-Art Building in honor of President Emeritus M. James Bensen, a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the newly remodeled Birch Hall residence hall, […]

Hometown news: residential assistants

Residential assistants – student leaders that live in Bemidji State University’s residence halls – provide guidance, academic assistance and support to all students who reside on campus. The university’s Department of Residential Life is dedicated to enhancing the college experience of students who live on campus. It residential assistants (RAs) to ensure the safety and […]

Hometown News: Math Help Center staff

Thirteen Bemidji State University students are working in BSU’s Math Help Center during the 2012-13 school year. The Math Help Center is a free tutoring center located in Bemidji State’s Hagg Sauer Hall. Student workers there are dedicated to helping other students build skills in mathematics. In addition to tutoring, Math Help Center students also […]

Hometown News: FYRE program RAs

Bemidji State University’s First Year Residential Experience (FYRE) is a freshman residential program designed to enhance the living, learning and social experiences of first-year students at the University. Residential assistants – student leaders who live in Bemidji State’s residence halls –provide guidance, academic assistance and support to all students who reside on campus. FYRE offers […]