Students participating in Bemidji State University’s new Niganawenimaanaanig Program for American Indian nurses gathered as a group for the first time for a conversation with faculty and to achieve the program’s goal of connecting students with well-known indigenous leaders.
A $187,500 grant from the George W. Neilson Foundation will continue Bemidji State University’s Neilson Foundation Internship Program through the summer of 2022.
Bemidji State University’s online bachelor’s degree program insocial work has been recognized as one of the nation’s best by the website College Choice.
Students of Dr. Janice Haworth’s World Music classes are making South American panpipes for their class project at Bemidji State University. When they are finished with their handmade instruments, the students are required to play a recognizable melody to receive a grade for the project.
Bemidji State University’s Department of Music hosts a Nov. 14 performance by the university’s Trombone Choir, which returns this year after a brief hiatus.
Bemidji State University recognized those who have served the United States of America in uniform as members of the armed forces with a series of events leading up to Veteran’s Day.
High school students from across the region visited Bemidji State University during the Minnesota Education Association Weekend break, Oct. 19-20, to explore academic programs and majors and visit with BSU faculty members.
Bemidji State’s Council of Indian Students provided a free meal for Bemidji’s homeless residents Nov. 2 as one of the kickoff activities for Native American Heritage Month. It is the third consecutive year BSU’s students have coordinated and provided the meal.
Bemidji State University hosted its Inaugural First Generation College Student Celebration on Nov. 8, offering free apple crisp and ice cream in the Hobson Union’s Lakeside Lounge to recognize the university’s first-generation college students, faculty and staff.
For the first time in the 49-year history of Bemidji State University’s Madrigal Dinners, the show is moving off campus. This year’s performances are being held at Salolampi, the Finnish language camp at Bemidji’s Concordia Language Villages.