Molly, a junior majoring in vocal music education and piano performance, sang with the BSU Chamber Singers during their April 19 performance at Carnegie Hall in New York City (shown here).


Throughout the day our friends shared their memories with us on social media, and we collected some of our favorites. Congratulations, #BeaverGrads!


Continuing a commencement tradition, BSU recognized six retirees and emeriti faculty for their decades of service to the university.


“Individuals owe it to themselves and to the world to be informed. Tomorrow, no professor will demand that you continue to educate yourself. It’s up to you.” – Jon McTaggart 2015 Distinguished Minnesotan


Bemidji State University recognized 1,002 new college graduates in front of a capacity crowd of family, friends and supporters at its 96th Commencement ceremony.


Jon McTaggart, president and CEO of American Public Media Group, will give BSU’s Commencement address as the 33rd recipient of the university’s Distinguished Minnesotan Award. Learn more about Jon, a BSU graduate and recipient of a Distinguished Alumni honor in 2007.


This week on social media, we featured Paige and four other #BeaverGrads who graduated and moved on to jobs or to graduate school.


Kiki,who has worked in BSU’s Office of Human Resources since 2010, will finish a journey she started nearly three decades ago when she walks across the Sanford Center stage as a college graduate.


The link between on-campus leadership and the opportunities that involvement creates for a future career is especially apparent for 2015 graduate Ben Goltz.