Nation’s No. 1 School For Fishing Successfully Hosted Nation’s Best College Anglers

Bemidji State University and the City of Bemidji partnered to host 90 college fishing teams from across the nation for the Bassmaster College Series National Championship, Aug. 10-12 on Lake Bemidji. VisitBemidji estimates that the tournament created $759,000 of economic activity in the city, and Bassmaster said that Bemidji was perhaps the best host in the tournament’s 13-year history.

 

Gallery: Allan Chapman Meets Former EuroSpring Students Following Lecture

Professor Allan Chapman of Wadham College at the University of Oxford, lead lecturer for Bemidji State University’s Eurospring program, explored 2,000 years of humanity’s fascination with the concept of aliens during a Sept. 25 presentation. After Chapman’s lecture, past EuroSpring students gathered to reminisce and take photos with their favorite Englishman.

Gallery: 2017 Homecoming—Bemidji Choir 80th Anniversary Concert

Bemidji State University’s choral music program celebrated its 80th anniversary with an alumni concert in conjunction with the university’s Homecoming activities, Sept. 23 at Bemidji’s Evangelical Covenant Church.