BSU ranked in National Collegiate Fitness Index

Bemidji State University has been ranked among the nation’s most-supportive campuses for physical fitness by the National Collegiate Fitness Index. The index, which surveyed 107 college and university campuses to measure physical and programmatic resources promoting active living and healthy lifestyles, ranked BSU fifth among responding small public universities.

Gallery: President Meets Community Leaders at Chamber After Hours

Dr. Faith Hensrud, who began her role as president of Bemidji State University and Northwest Technical College on July 1, met with business and community leaders from Bemidji during the Bemidji Chamber’s After Hours event on July 12. BSU and NTC co-hosted the event in Bemidji’s Mayflower Building, home to the university’s student-staffed, faculty-led Marketing Assistance and Research Solutions office.

Campus-Wide Student Wellness Initiative, Best You @ BSU, Rolls Out This Fall

Bemidji State University has begun a broad-reaching student wellness initiative, The Best You @ BSU, which aims to align a student’s college experience with six dimensions of personal wellness. As part of the initiative, BSU’s Gillett Recreation-Fitness Center has been renamed as the northern end of BSU’s campus continues its transformation into a hub for student services and wellness-related activities.