BSU receives $20,000 grant from Minnesota Campus Compact

BEMIDJI, Minn. — Bemidji State University is one of five higher education institutions in Minnesota to receive a capacity-building grant from the Minnesota Campus Compact. This $20,000 grant will help Bemidji State determine its abilities to begin a service-learning and campus-community collaboration initiative over the next 18 months. With the grant, Bemidji State proposes to […]

Timber appraisal accuracy session set for Jan. 28

BEMIDJI, Minn. – A natural resources presentation entitled “Timber Appraisal Accuracy – Some Considerations That May Improve Your Timber Cruise” is scheduled for 3 to 4 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 28 at the Bemidji State University Center for Research and Innovation, an off-campus facility located at 3801 Bemidji Avenue North. This Bemidji Area Natural Resources […]

Indoor pool open for kayaking on Feb. 4, 19

BEMIDJI, Minn. – Bemidji State University’s Outdoor Program Center (OPC) will provide kayaks and instructors for two February play and practice sessions in the swimming pool at the Gillett Recreation-Fitness Center on campus. Free and open to the public, the sessions will each run from 7-10 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 4 and Tuesday, Feb. 19. […]

Shuttle services offered to area ski attractions

BEMIDJI, Minn. – Bemidji State University’s Outdoor Programming Center (OPC) will offer a series of shuttle rides to area ski attractions in February. The OPC will sponsor a $15 shuttle ride to Giant’s Ridge on Saturday, Feb. 2, and will offer a free shuttle service to the Buena Vista ski area every Friday in February. […]

Bemidji State to host Jazz Fest, Feb. 2-3

BEMIDJI, Minn. – High school ensembles from Minnesota and Manitoba, Canada, will participate in Jazz Fest 2008, a two-day event at Bemidji State University, concluding with a concert Saturday, Feb. 2, at 7:30 p.m., featuring BSU Jazz I with guest clinicians and selected high school ensembles. The concert, which is open to the public, will […]

Open auditions for "Twelfth Night" set for Feb. 4-5

BEMIDJI, Minn. – Open auditions for the Bemidji State University Department of Theatre’s production of William Shakespeare’s “Twelfth Night” will be held from 7-10:00 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 4 and Tuesday, Feb. 5. Auditions will be held in Room 228, the Green Room, of Bemidji State’s Bangsberg Fine Arts Complex. Prospective actors can sign up […]

Hobson Union to present "Dr. King's Dream," Jan. 30-31

BEMIDJI, Minn. – Bemidji State University’s Hobson Memorial Union, Diversity Jam and Northwest Technical College present “Dr. King’s Dream,” a play chronicling the career of Dr. Martin Luther King from its beginning during the Montgomery bus boycott to his death in Memphis, Tenn. The play, presented by the Mixed Blood Theatre Company, will be held […]

Sarah Carlson to present organ recital at Bemidji State University

BEMIDJI, Minn. – Organist Sarah Carlson, who has performed internationally from Norway to Mexico, will present a recital 7:30 p.m., Sunday, Jan. 27, in the Thompson Recital Hall of the Bangsberg Fine Arts Complex. Admission is free of charge. Carlson, formerly an adjunct professor of music at Coker College in Hartsville, S.C., will open the […]

Student to present Feb. 3 recital at Bemidji State

BEMIDJI, Minn. – Sara Wabrowetz will present her junior vocal recital on Sunday, Feb. 3 in the Carl O. Thompson Recital Hall of the Bangsberg Fine Arts Complex on the Bemidji State University campus. The 3 p.m. performance is open to the public at no charge. Wabrowetz’s program will consist of pieces in Italian, English […]

Bemidji State enters into hockey scheduling agreement with WCHA

BEMIDJI, Minn. – Bemidji State University and the Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) announced today a future scheduling agreement involving the Bemidji State men’s ice hockey program. Beginning with the 2010-11 season, and in conjunction with the opening of the Bemidji Regional Events Center, the WCHA will include in its annual composite schedule guaranteed home […]