Students in Bemidji State University’s Business Club took advantage of the Presidents Day holiday on Feb. 20 by sponsoring a Professional Workshop to provide resume and cover-letter writing tips, information about internships, business cards and using professional photos in communication with potential employers.
Bemidji State’s social work program hosted Minnesota Kids Count for a Feb. 7 presentation over coffee which illustrated statewide trends in outcomes for young children and the importance of early childhood development.
Dr. Michael Anderson, vice president for academic and student affairs, was joined on Lake Bemidji by Dr. Anna Carlson, assistant director of the BSU Sustainability Office, and other staff, students and alums to dedicate the university’s Fossil Fuel-Free Fish House at a Jan. 28 ceremony.
Simonson Design Studios, a building and architecture firm with offices in St. Paul, visited Bemidji State’s Construction Design and Materials course on Jan. 17 to demonstrate 3-D and augmented reality construction rendering technology.
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.