Dr. Faith C. Hensrud will take her oath of office as president of Bemidji State University and Northwest Technical College at an Oct. 14 Inauguration ceremony in conjunction with Homecoming.


Meet Bemidji State University’s 2016 Outstanding Alumni honorees and Young Alumni Award winner, who will be honored on Oct. 14 at the Honors Gala in conjunction with Homecoming.


Dr. Abby (Stritesky) Meyer, a 2001 graduate in biology, is now a pediatric ear, nose and throat doctor with Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota.


Bruce Sutor, a 1986 Bemidji State graduate in biology, is the clinical practice chair at the Mayo Clinic’s Department of Psychiatry and Psychology.


Mark Ploen, a 1984 Bemidji State graduate in technical illustration and commercial design, is president and owner of Mound-based Qualitech Environmental.


Tracie Curb-Crowser, a 1990 Bemidji State graduate with a degree in industrial technology, is co-owner of the Curb-Crowser Agency in Hanover, Minn.