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.
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 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.
Miriam Webber, assistant professor of music at Bemidji State University, will explore the use of a compositional practice known as “serialism” that was used by early 20th-century composers, and how serialsm’s strict rules impacted the work of Russian composer Dmitri Shostakovich, at a Nov. 14 presentation.
Under a new transfer agreement, signed on Nov. 4 between Bemidji State University and Mitchell Hamline School of Law, BSU students can complete their undergraduate and law degrees in a total of six years, rather than the traditional seven.
Bemidji State University students who have yet to declare a major were invited to attend the university’s annual Major and Career Expo, held Oct. 26 in the Beaux Arts Ballroom. The fair gives students an opportunity to meet with department faculty, student clubs and organizations to explore opportunities for study and involvement on campus.
Dr. Larry Swain, assistant professor of English, will explore the influences seen in the writing of Anglo-Saxon monk and Old English author Ælfric of Eynsham as part of BSU’s fall Honors Council Lecture Series.
Through a community-wide effort supported by students, faculty and staff at Bemidji State University, the City of Bemidji will recognize the federal Columbus Day holiday as Indigenous Peoples’/Treaty Day, beginning this year.