Wind ensemble concludes tour with Nov. 15 home concert

BEMIDJI, Minn. — Bemidji State University Wind Ensemble, under the direction of new faculty member Dr. Darrin Oehlerking, will conclude a fall tour with a home concert titled “Forward March” at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 15, in the Main Theatre of the Bangsberg Fine Arts Complex. Admission is $5 for adults, $3 for seniors and […]

Snowshoe lacing, intro to lead climbing courses set for Nov. 12

BEMIDJI, Minn. — The Bemidji State University Outdoor Programming Center will hold clinics on showshoe construction and lead rock climbing on Wednesday, Nov. 12. • Snowshoe Construction From 6-9 p.m., the OPC will offer participants a chance make their own snowshoes from a kit. Starting with a pre-drilled wooden frame, participants will learn to thread […]

University seeking MnSCU Board of Trustees approval on basic terms of lease agreement for proposed Bemidji Regional Events Center

BEMIDJI, Minn. — Bemidji State University Vice President for Finance and Administration Bill Maki today announced that the University has asked the Board of Trustees for the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system (MnSCU) to approve the basic terms of a lease agreement between the University and the City of Bemidji for the hockey arena […]

OPC to open indoor pool for kayaking on Nov. 3

BEMIDJI, Minn. — Bemidji State University’s Outdoor Program Center (OPC) will provide kayaks and instructors for a Monday, Nov. 3, kayaking play and practice session in the swimming pool at the Gillett Recreation-Fitness Center on campus. Free and open to the public, the session will each run from 7-10 p.m. Those who wish to bring […]

OPC leads Nov. 1 hike to Itasca State Park

BEMIDJI, Minn. — Bemidji State University’s Outdoor Program Center (OPC) will lead a hike in Itasca State Park on Saturday, Nov. 1, from 10-3 p.m. The group will hike five to seven miles on a trail within the park that contains the headwaters of the Mississippi River. Participants are asked to dress appropriately for the […]

University announces proposed reorganization for athletics

• complete reorganization proposal BEMIDJI, Minn. — As part of a proposed reorganization plan for the Bemidji State University Department of Athletics, Bemidji State Director of Athletics Dr. Rick Goeb today announced a University proposal to discontinue men’s indoor and outdoor track and field as varsity intercollegiate sports, effective at the end of the 2008-09 […]

OPC to offer intro to rock climbing course on Nov. 11

BEMIDJI, Minn. —  Bemidji State University’s Outdoor Program Center (OPC) will offer a free introductory rock climbing clinic on Tuesday, Nov. 11. Tailored to beginners, the rock climbing class offers instruction about knots, climbing equipment and basic climbing techniques. The class will be held from 6-9 p.m. at the rock climbing wall in the Gillett […]

OPC sponsors Nov. 10 kayak safety clinic

BEMIDJI, Minn. —  Bemidji State University’s Outdoor Program Center (OPC) will hold a kayak safety course on Monday, Nov. 10, in the swimming pool of the Gillett Recreation and Fitness Center on the Bemidji State campus. The session will be held from 7-10 p.m. The kayak safety course is necessary to rent a kayak from […]

Five BSU groups to perform in Fall Festival choir concert

BEMIDJI, Minn. — Bemidji State University presents its annual Fall Festival Choir Concert, showcasing five choral ensembles, at 3 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 2 in the Main Theatre of the Bangsberg Fine Arts Complex. Tickets are $5 for adults, $3 for senior citizens and free to all students. Performing will be the Bemidji Choir, Chamber Singers, […]

Bemidji State announces 2008 Athletic Hall of Fame class

BEMIDJI, Minn. — Eight individuals, one coach, and five teams were inducted into the Bemidji State University Athletic Hall of Fame during Saturday, Oct. 18, ceremonies on campus. Formed in 1978, the Hall of Fame recognizes the accomplishments of Beaver athletes who excelled in competition while at Bemidji State and contributed to their chosen professions […]