2009 Outstanding Alumni to be honored at Homecoming

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Sept. 29, 2009) — Nine individuals will be honored as Outstanding Alumni of Bemidji State University during induction ceremonies to be held this Saturday in conjunction with the University’s Homecoming activities. Bemidji State’s 2009 Outstanding Alumni are: Paul A. Hedtke ‘81 of San Diego, Calif.; Kevin Jackson ‘85 of Bemidji; Gordon Johnson ‘71 […]

October lectures feature fetal alcohol syndrome, archaeology in Bemidji

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Sept. 29, 2009) — The Academy of Lifelong Learning, sponsored by the Bemidji State University Center for Research and Innovation, has lectures scheduled for Oct. 13 and Oct. 20, on the subjects of fetal alcohol syndrome and archaeological explorations in Bemidji. Academy of Lifelong Learning lecture: “Fetal Alcohol: Costs to Our Community” Fetal […]

Outdoor Program Center activities for October 1-13

BEMIDJI, Minn. (September 25, 2009) — The Outdoor Program Center at Bemidji State University has two activities scheduled for September, beginning with canoeing event on Thursday, Oct. 1. THURSDAY, OCT. 1 Canoe Lake Bemidji – 3-5 P. M. – Anyone interested should meet at the OPC Boathouse in Diamond Point Park adjacent to the BSU […]

Tickets on sale for "The Crucible" beginning Oct. 12

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Sept. 29, 2009) — The Bemidji State University theatre program presents “The Crucible,” a tragedy by Arthur Miller, for five performances beginning Friday, Oct. 23, and closing with a matinee performance on Sunday, Nov. 1. “The Crucible” opens Friday, Oct. 23 with a 7:30 p.m. opening curtain, and will be performed Saturday, Oct. […]

Bemidji State to host alumni lectures as part of Homecoming activities

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Sept. 28, 2009) — Two prominent alumni of Bemidji State University will be back on campus this week to deliver lectures in their areas of experties as part of the University’s annual Homecoming activities. Both lectures will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 1. Dr. Benjamin Tsang, a 1971 graduate of Bemidji […]

Carl O. Thompson Concert to kick off Department of Music’s fall season Oct. 4

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Sept. 24, 2009) — The Bemidji State University Department of Music’s 2009-10 performance season officially gets underway Sunday, Oct. 4, with the annual Carl O. Thompson Memorial concert. The show is scheduled for 3 p.m. in the Thompson Recital Hall of the Bangsberg Fine Arts Complex. Admission is $5 for adults, $3 for […]

Tickets now on sale for 41st Annual Madrigal Dinners

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Sept. 22, 2009) — Tickets for the 41st Annual Madrigal Dinners at Bemidji State University are now available at the Madrigal Dinner Office in room 223 of the Bangsberg Fine Arts Complex. Performances of this Yuletide tradition of northern Minnesota will be held Friday through Sunday, Dec. 4-6, and Friday through Saturday, Dec. […]

Fall enrollment at Bemidji State University up nearly two percent

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Sept. 21, 2009) — A sizeable freshman class has helped fuel fall enrollment growth of nearly two percent at Bemidji State University. Bemidji State’s enrollment figures for Monday, Sept. 21 — the 20th day of classes — shows a total enrollment of 4,970 students, an increase of 91 students over the same time […]

Bemidji State University to host Minnesota Education Fair on Sept. 23

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Sept. 21, 2009) — High school students wishing to explore their options for higher education, technical training or military service after high school are encouraged to attend the Minnesota Education Fair at Bemidji State University. The event, which is open free to all high school students and their parents, will be held Wednesday, […]

ALL plans field trip to Forest History Center

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Sept. 17, 2009) — The Bemidji State University Center for Research and Innovation is sponsoring a field trip to the Forest History Center in Grand Rapids, Minn., as part of its fall Academy of Lifelong Learning program series. The trip is scheduled for Tuesday, Oct. 6. Participants will board a charter bus at […]