BSU hosting autism awareness workshops

Beginning in November, Bemidji State University is launching a series of events and workshops intended to raise awareness of autism and issues surrounding autism. The series kicks off with a free all-day workshop, Nov. 16, featuring four sessions focusing on a variety of autism-related issues. • Autism 101: Just the Basics From 9-10:30 a.m., this […]

Talley Gallery presents “Speaking Through Objects”

Patrick Luber, a professor of sculpture at the University of North Dakota, will open an exhibition of his work entitled “Speaking Through Objects” at Bemidji State University’s Talley Gallery on Nov. 5. Luber will be present at an opening reception for the show, which will be held from noon-3 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 5, in the […]

Sustainable Tuesdays announces events for November

Sustainable Tuesdays, a weekly presentation on topics related to environmental and sustainability issues presented by the Bemidji State University Sustainability Office, will feature an exploration of Certified Wildlife Habitats and a hands-on weaving workshop to open its schedule for November. Most Sustainable Tuesdays events are held from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Rail River Folk School, […]

Music scholarship auditions set for March 1

The Bemidji State University Department of Music will hold auditions for entrance into the program and for scholarships Saturday, March 1, 2014, in the Thompson Recital Hall of the university’s Bangsberg Fine Arts Complex. The auditions are open to instrumentalists and vocalists who are interested in either entering or transferring to Bemidji State in the […]

Schafer delivers Nov. 4 Honors Council Lecture

Dr. Ráchele Schafer, assistant professor of professional education at Bemidji State University, will deliver an Honors Council Lecture on autistic individuals’ perceptions of the effectiveness of social skills training. Schafer’s presentation, “The Efficacy of Elements with Social Skills Training for Individuals on the Autism Spectrum,” will be held Nov. 4 at 7 p.m. in Hagg […]

Donovan delivers Oct. 28 Honors Council Lecture

Dr. Brian Donovan, a professor of English at Bemidji State University, will deliver an Honors Council Lecture on Isocratres’ successful educational approach of nature, theory and practice, and the educational relationship between teacher and student. Donovan’s presentation, “Isocrates on Nature, Theory and Practice,” will be held Oct. 28 at 7 p.m. in Hagg Sauer 112 […]

Madrigal Dinners tickets now on sale

Tickets for Bemidji State University’s 45th Annual Madrigal Dinners are now on sale at the Bangsberg Fine Arts Complex Madrigal Dinners ticket office. Performances of this Yuletide tradition of northern Minnesota will be held Friday through Sunday, Dec. 6-8, and Friday and Saturday, Dec. 13-14, in the Beaux Arts Ballroom in Bemidji State’s upper Hobson […]

Residence halls hold indoor trick-or-treating

Students living in Bemidji State University’s residence halls will once again be in costume to frighten and entertain the children of Bemidji during BSU’s annual trick-or-treating event, 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 campus Thursday, Oct. 31, from 5-7 p.m. […]

Traditional Skills Workshop tomorrow at AIRC

A chef from Concordia Language Villages is sharing lessons on how to make root vegetable soup and baked apples on Wednesday, Oct. 23, from 5-6:30 p.m. in the American Indian Resource Center kitchen. The workshop is part of a traditional skills workshop series hosted by the Bemidji State Sustainability Office and is free for students attending […]

MnSCU colleges and universities waive application fees

The Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system is participating in “College Knowledge Month,” a statewide effort to provide every graduating high school senior with the preparation, opportunity and support needed to apply to college. In conjunction with this effort, Bemidji State University will join 24 other MnSCU colleges and universities that will waive application fees […]