Christensen, Maglajlic to present Oct. 23 Honors Lecture

BEMIDJI, Minn. — Bemidji State University professors Dr. Mark Christensen, professor of English, and Dr. Dada Maglajlic, professor of social relations and services, will present an Honors Lecture, entitled “Culture, Gender & Identity: The Future Challenges,” on Tuesday, Oct. 23. The lecture, which is free to the public, will be held at 7 p.m. in […]

Bemidji State to host 35th Annual Northern Minnesota Mathematics Contest

BEMIDJI, Minn. — Bemidji State University’s Department of Mathematics and Computer Science hosts the 35th Annual Northern Minnesota Mathematics Contest on Thursday, Oct. 25, 2008. More than 500 students from 20 school districts will compete in two divisions for team and individual awards. The contest will be held in the John Glas Fieldhouse and Gillett […]

Nov. 1 Employer Regional Support session to focus on labor standards and new laws

BEMIDJI, Minn. — The Regional Employer Support Network will feature a presentation providing an overview of the Labor Standards Unit, including a discussion of new laws impacting human resource department procedures, from 9 a.m. to noon November 1 at the Bemidji State University Center for Research and Innovation, located at 3801 Bemidji Avenue North. The […]

Hobson Union, OPC to host bicycle tune-up, folk concert on Oct. 17

BEMIDJI, Minn. — The Outdoor Programming Center, Hobson Memorial Union, the Hobson Union Programming Board and Students for the Environment at Bemidji State University are hosting a free community bicycle tuneup and ride, followed by a concert by Shannon Murray on Wednesday, Oct. 17. Beginning at 3 p.m., the OPC will offer a free bike […]

OPC to demonstrate outdoor cooking Oct. 29 at State Park

BEMIDJI, Minn. — Forget trail mix – bring on the pasta! Bemidji State University’s Outdoor Program Center (OPC) will demonstrate outdoor cooking skills from 4-7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 29 at Bemidji State Park. For years, OPC guides have whipped up soups, pastas and desserts on numerous back-country trips. They’ll show their audience how to prepare […]

Academy of Lifelong Learning to visit Plains Art Museum on Oct. 23

BEMIDJI, Minn. — For the first time, Bemidji State University’s Academy of Lifelong Learning (ALL) will take a field trip. The ALL is sponsoring a day trip to the Plains Art Museum in Fargo, N.D. on Tuesday, October 23.Open to the public, the trip is part of a fall weekly lecture series sponsored by ALL […]

OPC leads Oct. 20 hike along North Country Trail

BEMIDJI, Minn. — Bemidji State University’s Outdoor Program Center (OPC) will lead a leisurely, fun hike along the North Country National Scenic Trail system on Saturday, Oct. 20 from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Free and open to the public, the hike will include transportation and cover several miles of the 4,600-mile trail that links […]

Academy of Lifelong Learning tours Das Biohaus

BEMIDJI, Minn. — With its green roof, low-energy appliances and huge south-facing windows and shutters, Das BioHaus at Concordia Language Villages is an example of the building of the future. The public is invited to tour this building at 10 a.m. Tuesday, October 16 along with the Academy of Lifelong Learning, coordinated by Bemidji State […]

OPC to sponsor bog walk, Lake Bemidji paddle in October

BEMIDJI, Minn. — Bemidji State University’s Outdoor Program Center (OPC) will lead a free canoe and kayak trip on Lake Bemidji on Tuesday, Oct. 16 from 3-5 p.m. and lead a guided bog walk at Lake Bemidji State Park from 3-5 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 18. • Canoe and kayak trip Open to the public, […]

BSU President Quistgaard discusses "Generation What's Next?"

BEMIDJI, Minn. — What is there to know about the coming generation? Bemidji State University President Dr. Jon Quistgaard will present “Generation What’s Next” at 10 a.m. Tuesday, October 9 at Bemidji State University Northwest Technical College Center for Research and Innovation Custom College (CRICC). The university’s job is to anticipate change and shape the […]