Bemidji Concert Series to feature members of the Minnesota Orchestra on Sept. 27

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Sept. 17, 2009) — The Bemidji Concert Series kicks off its 2009 fall performance schedule Sunday, Sept. 27, with a chamber music program featuring members of the Minnesota Orchestra. The concert will begin at 7:30 p.m. in the Thompson Recital Hall of Bemidji State University’s Bangsberg Fine Arts Complex. The concert will feature […]

Academy of Lifelong Learning lecture and RESN session highlight CRI offerings for Sept. 29

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Sept. 15, 2009) — The Bemidji State University Center for Research and Innovation is sponsoring a pair of events in September, including the fall’s first Academy of Lifelong Learning lecture and a Regional Employer Support Network session on business success. Academy of Lifelong Learning lecture: “Pow Wows: History, Culture and Symbolism.” When and […]

Dr. Allan Chapman to deliver annual lecture on the history of space travel

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Sept. 15, 2009) — Professor Allan Chapman of the University of Oxford, lead lecturer on Bemidji State University’s Eurospring Program, will be presenting his annual lecture to the Bemidji community on Monday, Sept. 21. His lecture, “From Moon Men to Black Holes: How 400 Years of the Telescope Has Reshaped Our Reality,” will […]

CRI offers online courses in September and October

BEMIDJI, Minn. (September 14, 2009) — The Bemidji State University Center for Research and Innovation is offering a variety of online courses in organizational management and grant writing in September and early October. • “Effective Succession Planning” Succession planning is a process of developing talent within the organization to meet needs now and into the […]

American Indian Resource Center to host fall summit on Indian education

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Sept. 14, 2009) — For more than 40 years, Bemidji State University graduate Dr. Will Antell has been on the front lines advocating higher education opportunities for American Indians. On Thursday, Sept. 24, he will return to his alma mater to discuss his lifetime of work during the American Indian Summit sponsored by […]

Bemidji State to sponsor Sept. 12 Bike Bemidji event

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Sept. 10, 2009) — Bemidji State University will be sponsoring Bike Bemidji, a free cycling event for area enthusiasts on Saturday, Sept. 12. There are two registration points for the event. Bemidji State students register at Bemidji’s Diamond Point Park beginning at 8:30 a.m.; all other participants will register at the parking lot […]

CRI offers pair of courses in September

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Sept. 9, 2009) — The Bemidji State University Center for Reseach and Innovation has announced a pair of offerings for September, 2009, including a Northern Minnesota Safety Council course on working with electrical hazards and a Natural Resources Consortium lecture on forest adaptation to invasive pests. Northern Minnesota Safety Council, “Exposed Energized Electrical […]

Talley Gallery to present works of William M. Andrus

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Sept. 9, 2009) — Kentucky native William M. Andrus will present an exhibition entitled “Colorful” in the Talley Gallery of the Education Arts Complex on the campus of Bemidji State University from Tuesday, Sept. 15 through Thursday, Oct. 8. Andrus is an experimental painter who uses the power of color to elicit a […]

Academy of Lifelong Learning announces fall 2009 lecture schedule

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Sept. 9, 2009) — Six lectures and a field trip comprise the fall 2009 schedule for Bemidji State University’s Academy of Lifelong Learning, coordinated by the Center for Research and Innovation. Speakers for the fall lecture series include members of the Bemidji State faculty, including Dr. Henry Flocken, assistant professor of languages and […]

Outdoor Program Center activities for September

BEMIDJI, Minn. (September 3, 2009) — The Outdoor Program Center at Bemidji State University has two activities scheduled for September, beginning with an open kayaking event on Wednesday, Sept. 16. WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 16 Kayak Lake Bemidji – 4-6 p.m. – OPC Boathouse. Group will meet at OPC boathouse in Diamond Point Park adjacent to BSU […]