James White to lecture on relationship between built environments, physical activity

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Jan. 5, 2010) — Lack of physical activity has a known relationship to premature chronic health problems such as depression, heart disease, diabetes, cancer and osteoporosis. Correlative research also has linked obesity and physical activity with area of residence, access to parks and trails, time watching television, land use, urban sprawl and “walkability” […]

Public input sought on profile of next BSU-NTC president

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Jan. 4, 2010) — Area residents are invited to share their ideas regarding the preferred professional and leadership qualities of the next president of Bemidji State University and Northwest Technical College. Public input will be sought at a guided discussion and listening session on Monday, Jan. 11 in Bemidji State’s Hobson Memorial Union. […]

Upcoming events at the Center for Research and Innovation

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Jan. 4, 2010) — Upcoming events at the Bemidji State University Center for Research and Innovation include a Brown Bag Lunch session on the web mapping capabilities available to Beltrami County and the first Northern Minnesota Safety Council presentation of 2010, focusing on ergonomics and its impact on workman’s comp. All events are […]