201804-99th Commencement-Native Grads

Naomi is one of more than 50 American Indian students who will receive undergraduate degrees on May 4, the highest total in a single year in BSU’s history.

201804-99th Commencement-Will Weaver

Will Weaver, renowned author, BSU professor emeritus of English and Distinguished Minnesotan honoree, will deliver this year’s Commencement address.

201804-99th Commencement-Brunch

All BSU graduates and their families are invited to our traditional pre-Commencement brunch, which begins May 4 at 9:30 a.m. in the upper and lower Hobson Memorial unions.

201804-99th Commencement-BeaverGrads

Galen is one of dozens of #BeaverGrads who have jobs or have been accepted to grad school we’re celebrating on Twitter and Instagram this week.

201804-99th Commencement-Intro

Bemidji State University has invited more than 1,000 graduating seniors to celebrate the conclusion of their college journeys at its 99th Commencement, May 4 at Sanford Center. Explore the other circles to learn more!

201804—Centennial Kickoff—Deputy Hall

On April 4, 1918, ground was broken for construction of Bemidji State Normal School’s first building, “The Main.” It’s now named Deputy Hall, after BSU’s first president Manfred Deputy.

201804—Centennial Kickoff—Hashtag 100

Look for the hashtag #BemidjiState100 on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram for new BSU Centennial-related content every day, and share your own stories to help us celebrate our first century!

201804—Centennial Kickoff—Art Lee

Professor Emeritus of History Art Lee’s definitive history of Bemidji State, “University in the Pines,” is an invaluable resource as we celebrate our Centennial.

201804—Centennial Kickoff—Intro

Bemidji State University began an 18-month celebration of its pending centennial with a series of April 12 kickoff events across campus.