“Alice in Wonderland" auditions set for Dec. 10-11

BEMIDJI, Minn. — Open auditions for a production of “Alice in Wonderland,” a collaborative effort between the Bemidji State University Department of Theatre and the Bemidji Community Theater, will be held Dec. 10-11 on the Bangsberg Main Stage on the campus of Bemidji State. Approximately 22 people of various ages are needed for the cast. […]

Otter Tail Power gift completes sustainable campus endowment

Otter Tail Power gift completes sustainable campus endowment Bemidji State University received a $5,000 gift from Otter Tail Power Company in April, 2007, to fully endow the Sustainable Campus Endowment Fund and bring the balance of that fund to more than $12,000. Interest from the fund will enable the University to support student projects aimed […]

Bemidji State University named a Green Power Partner

In January of 2007, Bemidji State University announced that it had been recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as a Green Power Partner for its commitment to purchase renewable wind energy. Bemidji State began purchasing wind energy through the Otter Tail Power Company’s TailWinds program in the fall of 2005 and currently purchases […]

Percussion Ensemble presents Dec. 3 concert

BEMIDJI, Minn. — The Bemidji State University Percussion Ensemble, under the direction of Eric Sundeen, will present a concert 7:30 p.m., Dec. 3, in the Thompson Recital Hall of the Bangsberg Fine Arts Complex.  Admission is free of charge. The Percussion Ensemble, now in its 9th year, focuses on classic and contemporary literature.  The ensemble […]

Dec. 12 Brown Bag Lunch training series: grant writing

BEMIDJI, Minn. — The Bemidji State University Center for Research and Innovation will offer a presentation entitled “Grant Writing: What the Heck is That?” from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 12 at its facility located at 3801 Bemidji Avenue North. Attendance is free and open to all who would like to learn more about […]

“Communities Against Sexual Violence” forum on Dec. 11

BEMIDJI, Minn. — The Bemidji State University Student Development & Enrollment Office and the Sexual Assault Multi-Disciplinary Action Response Team (B-SMART) will host an open focus group, “Communities Against Sexual Violence: A Conversation for Everyone,” on Tuesday, Dec. 11 from 3:30 – 6:30 p.m. at the Ozawiindib Room of BSU’s Hobson Memorial Union. This open […]

Used Gear Sale set for Dec. 4-6

BEMIDJI, Minn. — Students and the general public are welcome to bring outdoor gear to Bemidji State University’s Outdoor Program Center (OPC) annual all-season used gear sale beginning Tuesday, Dec. 4, and running through Thursday, Dec. 6. Gear for sale varies from year to year. It includes a variety of items, such as outdoor cooking, […]

12th Annual Jingle Bell Jazz concert set for Dec. 5

BEMIDJI, Minn. — Bemidji State University will usher in the holidays with its 12th annual Jingle Bell Jazz Concert 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 5, a music tradition started by Dr. Steven Konecne as a community celebration of Christmas classics, all presented in jazz arrangements. Featuring the BSU Jazz Band I and II, as well as […]

Varsity Singers host annual community Christmas concerts

BEMIDJI, Minn. — The Bemidji State University Varsity Singers will present its sixth annual “A Community Christmas,” a double event held on Sunday, Dec. 9 featuring the choir, the BSU Symphonic Band, two vocal ensembles and vocalist Linda Wagner, reigning Mrs. Senior America. The concert will be held at 3 p.m. followed by a second […]

Introductory climbing class set for Nov. 29

BEMIDJI, Minn. — Bemidji State University’s Outdoor Program Center (OPC) will offer a free climbing class from 6-9 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 29 at the climbing wall in the Gillett Recreation-Fitness Center. Tailored to beginners, the class offers instruction about knots, climbing equipment and basic techniques. It is open to the public. OPC will provide harnesses […]