Brown Bag Lunch series offers project management guidelines

BEMIDJI, Minn. — The Bemidji State University Center for Research and Innovation will offer a presentation entitled “How to Manage Projects Big and Small” from noon to 1 p.m. November 14 at its facility located at 3801 Bemidji Avenue North. The session format is a half-hour presentation followed by a question and answer period. Attendance […]

Classes offered on climbing and snowshoe construction

BEMIDJI, Minn. — Bemidji State University’s Outdoor Programming Center will offer two courses in mid November, a kayak safety course on Monday, Nov. 12 and a free lead climbing class on Wednesday, Nov. 14. Kayak Safety The OPC will hold a kayak safety course on Monday, Nov. 12, from 7-10 p.m. in the swimming pool […]

BSU hosts Nov. 8 sessions on problem gambling awareness

EMIDJI, Minn. — Bemidji State University will host two problem gambling awareness programs co-sponsored by the Bemidji Interagency Training Exchange and Northstar Problem Gambling Alliance on Thursday, Nov. 8, in two identical sessions entitled “Problem Gambling: What You Need to Know and Need to Do,” from 8:30-11:30 a.m. and 1-4 p.m. The sessions are being […]

Bemidji Concert Series to feature Petar Jankovic

BEMIDJI, Minn. — Classical guitarist Petar Jankovic, internationally acclaimed for his artistic translation of music into emotion, will perform November 10 as the third installment of the sixth annual Bemidji Concert Series presented by the Bemidji State University Department of Music. The 7:30 p.m. concert will be held in the Thompson Recital Hall of the […]

Students give back on Beaver Service Day

BEMIDJI, Minn. – On Saturday, Oct. 27, 2007, 68 students from Bemidji State University reached out to the Bemidji community by volunteering for numerous service projects as part of Beavers Make a Difference Service Day, held in conjunction with USA WEEKEND’s Make a Difference Day. Coordinated by the Hobson Memorial Union, the Service Day promoted […]

ALL examines health of local rivers and lakes

BEMIDJI, Minn. — As traditional lakeshore cabins are replaced by suburban-style homes with lawns, what will happen to our lakes and rivers? Aquatic biologist Dann Siems will address that issue at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 30 at Bemidji State University Center for Research and Innovation (CRI) in a lecture titled “Lessons from Hardin’s ‘Tragedy of […]

Bemidji State has $150 million impact on local economy

BEMIDJI, Minn. — Bemidji State University adds an estimated $150 million per year in local economic activity and is directly responsible for more than 2,100 jobs in the Bemidji community and surrounding area, as determined by an economic impact study completed in 2007 by St. Paul, Minn.-based Wilder Research. “With Bemidji State University having an […]

Talley Gallery presents ink and watercolor works of Martha Iserman

BEMIDJI, Minn. — The Talley Gallery at Bemidji State University will present the works of emerging ink and watercolor artist Martha Iserman in a show entitled “Rare Specimens: Aquatic Portraits from the Deep Sea,” beginning Monday, Oct. 29. After graduating from a visual arts high school, Iserman earned a bachelor of fine arts degree in […]

Bemidji State to host social work licensure workshop

BEMIDJI, Minn. — Bemidji State University’s Department of Social Work will hold a Minnesota Board of Social Work licensure workshop on Monday, Oct. 29 for any person interested in pursuing a license to practice social work in Minnesota. The workshop is scheduled from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Lueken’s North Conference Room in […]

Seamless Career Pathway offers no dead ends for Minnesota manufacturing workforce

BEMIDJI, Minn. — Easing the workforce demands faced by Minnesota’s manufacturers today and in the future is the charge given to the 360 Degrees Manufacturing and Applied Engineering Center of Excellence located in Bemidji, Minn. Led by Bemidji State University, the center is comprised of eight Minnesota higher education institutions working together to address the […]