How does the rest of the world perceive the United States? Dr. Rucha Ambikar, assistant professor of sociology at Bemidji State University, will explore the various lenses through which the world views the United States to open the university’s spring Honors Council Lecture Series on Jan. 19.
To prepare for spring-semester classes that began Jan. 9, Bemidji State University administration, faculty and staff were on campus attending workshops and programs designed to make the start of a new semester run smoothly. Presentations included refresher courses on website data management, active shooter scenarios, teaching styles and orientation for new international students.
Bemidji State’s Department of Criminal Justice will begin the spring semester with a customizable model city to help students visualize how first responders might manage emergency situations.
Hannah Sernett, a senior art and design major at Bemidji State University, has won a competition to design the booth used by the Exhibit Designers and Producers Association at EuroShop 2017.
Bemidji State University President Faith C. Hensrud, Provost Dr. Michael Anderson, Dr. Virgil Bakken, chair of Bemidji State’s newly renamed Department of Integrated Media, and others unveiled the university’s new Student Media Center at a ribbon-cutting ceremony in Deputy Hall.
“Warrior Nation: A History of the Red Lake Ojibwe,” written by Bemidji State University Professor of Ojibwe Dr. Anton Treuer, has won the Denver Public Library’s Caroline Bancroft History Prize.
Bemidji’s Great River Rescue brought a variety of dogs and cats to campus to help students prepare for finals as part of the annual De-Stress with Pets event on Dec. 6. All pets brought to the event were available for adoption.
Bemidji State University’s 48th Annual Madrigal Dinners, a northern Minnesota Yuletide tradition, begin Dec. 1 in the Beaux Arts Ballroom of upper Hobson Memorial Union.
Two sections of a marketing class taught by Dr. Angie Kovarik, assistant professor of business administration, met for a mock trade show at Bemidji’s downtown LaunchPad facility on Nov. 30. In place of its weekly Entrepreneur Meet-Up, LaunchPad invited entrepreneurs and members of the Bemidji community to visit student groups and explore their academic work in trade show-style booths.
A group of six Visiting Scholars from different parts of China gave a presentation Monday on their country’s language, customs, history and technology at BSU’s American Indian Resource Center. The Chinese scholars are all college or university faculty members who have spent the fall semester at BSU learning about the U.S. educational system and American […]