Philosophy professor to deliver March 3 Honors Council lecture

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Feb. 26, 2010) — Can a person survive without its body or a properly functioning brain? If so, what is it exactly that makes a person a person? Dr. David Lund, professor of philosophy, will discuss his book “Persons, Souls and Death,” exploring the connection between souls and bodies and how those disparate […]

Women’s studies program announces Women’s History Month activities

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Feb. 25, 2010) — Bemidji State University, its women’s studies program and its Women’s Resource Center will host or be involved with a month-long series of activities to celebrate March as Women’s History Month. The recognition of Women’s History Month kicks off Friday, Feb. 26, with a reading and reception for the 2010 […]

Academy of Lifelong Learning announces Spring 2010 lecture schedule

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Feb. 22, 2010) — Nine lectures on subjects ranging from the origins of the Mississippi River to “The Wizard of Oz” comprise the spring 2010 schedule for Bemidji State University’s Academy of Lifelong Learning, coordinated by the Center for Research and Innovation. Speakers for the spring lecture series include members of the Bemidji […]

Laddie Elwell to be inducted into Northwest Minnesota Women’s Hall of Fame

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Feb. 10, 2010) — Former Bemidji State University faculty member Laddie Elwell will be inducted into the Northwest Women’s Hall of Fame during an 11:30 a.m. ceremony Saturday, Feb. 27. The hall of fame ceremony serves as the official kickoff to the BSU women’s studies program’s month-long series of events to celebrate March […]

Admissions office to host Minnesota College Goal Sunday event, Feb. 21

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Feb. 10, 2010) — Bemidji State University’s Office of Admissions will be hosting a Minnesota College Goal Sunday event at Bemidji High School to provide free information and assistance to families of high school seniors, regardless of the student’s future college plans. The event will be held at Bemidji High School from 1-3 […]

English professors to lecture on the elements of successful fiction

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Feb. 9, 2010) — What keeps a reader turning pages? What keeps them reading late into the night trying to finish a story or novel that they just can’t put down? Dr. Lauren Cobb, associate professor of English, and Maureen Gibbon, assistant professor of English, will discuss the elements of successful fiction on […]

Registration now open for 32nd Annual Early Childhood Mega Conference

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Feb. 9, 2010) — Registration is now open for Bemidji State University’s 32nd Annual Early Childhood Mega Conference, hosted by the Child Development Training Program March 11-12. Registration is open through Monday, March 8, but early registration at a discounted rate ends Monday, March 1. Conference participants come from across Minnesota to attend […]

Outdoor Program Center activities for Feb. 5-22

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Feb. 4, 2010) — The Outdoor Program Center at Bemidji State University has several activities scheduled for February, including a continuation of its weekly shuttle to the Buena Vista Ski Area, an ice-climbing trip to Gooseberry Falls on Feb. 6 and an introduction to cross-country skiing on Feb. 17. Friday, Feb. 5; Friday, […]

Lake Superior College joins 360° Center of Excellence

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Feb. 3, 2010) — Lake Superior College in Duluth, Minn., has been accepted into the 360° Manufacturing and Applied Engineering Center of Excellence. 360° is a partnership between Bemidji State University and nine community and technical colleges throughout Minnesota. The goal of the center is to offer technical programs that prepare students for […]

Jazz I concert to feature guest soloist Kathy Jensen

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Feb. 2, 2010) — The Department of Music at Bemidji State University will present a concert by BSU Jazz I, featuring guest soloist Kathy Jensen on saxophone, on Friday, Feb. 5. The concert will be held at 7:30 p.m. in the Carl O. Thompson Recital Hall of Bemidji State’s Bangsberg Fine Arts Complex. […]