Hometown news: 2013-14 graduate assistants

Bemidji State University’s graduate program is designed to provide students with the opportunity to achieve an advanced degree in a discipline or field of study as well as work as assistants to the professorial faculty. The graduate program is aims to develop the student’s ability to conduct and apply research as well as preparing the […]

Talley Gallery presents “Survivors” by Jason Godeke

Paintings by Bloomsburg, Pa., artist Jason Godeke are on display in an exhibition entitled “Survivors,” open today in Bemidji State University’s Talley Gallery. Godeke’s work explores theatrical narratives with themes found in personal experiences, myths and historical events. “I am interested in creating a tension between a traditional, attractive form and specific, sometimes disturbing, subject […]

Imagine Tomorrow campaign has raised $25.4 million

With a champagne toast and a shower of green and white streamers, a jubilant crowd of 450 celebrated Bemidji State University’s progress toward a $35 million fundraising goal, Sept. 27 at the Sanford Center in Bemidji. Alumni leaders and university officials announced that $25.4 million has been given or pledged over the past 18 months […]

Rose Ensemble coming to BSU, Oct. 8

The St. Paul Rose Ensemble will be performing at Bemidji State University as part of its eighth annual Greater Minnesota Tour, “The Roots of Bluegrass: A Journey Through America’s Folk, Old Time, and Gospel Traditions.” The Oct. 8 performance will begin at 7 p.m. in the Thompson Recital Hall in Bemidji State’s Bangsberg Fine Arts […]

Bemidji State University launches historic fund-raising campaign to secure bright future for students

Bemidji State University President Dr. Richard A. Hanson publicly announced the kick-off of the university’s five-year, $35 million “Imagine Tomorrow” fund-raising campaign on Friday, Sept. 27. As the first-ever comprehensive campaign in Bemidji State’s 94-year history, Imagine Tomorrow will ensure that BSU continues to provide students an excellent educational experience while serving the Bemidji region […]

Salscheider delivers Oct. 3 Honors Council Lecture

Dr. Karl Salscheider, professor of human performance, sport and health at Bemidji State University, will deliver an Honors Council Lecture on students’ decision-making processes and a series of models he developed to help students make difficult life decisions. The lecture, “Navigating Through the Yellow Lights of Life: Utilizing Numeric Continuum Models for Optimal Decision-Making,” will […]

Alumni return to campus for classroom presentations

Alumni Leaders in the Classroom, one of the signature events of Homecoming week at Bemidji State University, kicks off tomorrow. Over the next two days, nearly 50 BSU alumni will participate in a dozen panel discussions to share their expertise and experience with the next generation of professionals in their respective fields. Thursday features three […]

Bennett joins BSU Foundation as director of annual giving for athletics

On Sept. 23, Daniel Bennett joined the staff of the Bemidji State University Foundation to oversee BSU’s athletic annual giving program, serve as Beaver Pride coordinator and act as liaison to the alumni B-Club. “We are pleased to have Dan join our development team,” Foundation Executive Director Rob Bollinger said. “As a BSU graduate and […]

Student ambassadors from Wiefang head for home

In early August, six Chinese student ambassadors arrived in Bemidji to get a taste of life in America and learn what it means to be an American college student. The students were visiting from Wiefang University in Wiefang, China, a university of approximately 20,000 students with which BSU has developed a close relationship over the […]

Dr. Allan Chapman delivers annual lecture, Sept. 24

Professor Allan Chapman of the University of Oxford, lead lecturer on Bemidji State University’s Eurospring Program, will be presenting his annual lecture to the Bemidji community on Sept. 24. From Wadham College of Oxford University in England, Chapman presents an annual fall program at Bemidji State while on campus to discuss Eurospring, Bemidji State’s oldest […]