Bemidji State University’s 91st commencement ceremonies to take place May 7

BEMIDJI, Minn. (April 30, 2010) — More than 800 students will receive undergraduate and graduate degrees from Bemidji State University during the University’s 91st commencement exercise, to be held Friday, May 7. Bemidji State President Dr. Jon E. Quistgaard will preside over the commencement ceremony, which will begin at 2 p.m. in the John Glas […]

Eight retiring faculty to earn emeriti status at 2010 commencement

BEMIDJI, Minn. (April 30, 2010) — Eight faculty members with a combined total of 210 years of service to Bemidji State University will be named professors emeriti during the University’s 91st commencement excercises, Friday, May 7, at John Glas Fieldhouse. Faculty who retire from the University with at least 15 years of service are eligible […]

BSU recognizes 71 employees with length of service awards

BEMIDJI, Minn. (April 29, 2010) — Bemidji State University recognized 71 employees with a combined 975 years of service to the University during its third annual Length of Service Awards ceremony, held Thursday, April 29, in the Beaux Arts Ballroom on campus. • 35 years (three employees) Donald Bradel, criminal justice; Philip Dahl, TRIO/Student Support […]

MnSCU announces semifinalists for BSU/NTC presidency

The names of three semifinalists for president of Bemidji State University and Northwest Technical College have been submitted to James H. McCormick, chancellor of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system. The semifinalists are Betsy Vogel Boze, Richard Hanson and Linda Krug. The semifinalists were recommended by a search committee chaired by Roland Barden, retired […]

Upcoming events at the Center for Research and Innovation

BEMIDJI, Minn. (April 27, 2010) — Upcoming events sponsored by the Bemidji State University Center for Research and Innovation include an online course for home health aids, Dale Carnegie training for business networking and a Brown Bag Luncheon presentation on retirement planning. All events are held at the Center for Research and Innovation, 3801 Bemidji […]

Dr. Janice Haworth wins Fulbright Grant to teach in Africa

BEMIDJI, Minn. (April 26, 2010) — Dr. Janice Haworth, associate professor of music at Bemidji State University, has been awarded a Fulbright Grant for 2010-11 to serve as a guest scholar at the Higher Institute of Fine Arts in Dubreka, Guinea, West Africa. At the institute, Haworth will teach courses on research methods, introduction to […]

Enrollment continues for summer session

BEMIDJI, Minn. (April 22, 2010) — Registration continues for sizzling summer educational opportunities at Bemidji State University. The University is offering hundreds of summer session courses, beginning as early as Wednesday, May 12. This summer, the University will be offering nearly 200 classes on-campus. The courses are offered on a flexible schedule, with classes taking […]

Department of Music to host three concerts in April

BEMIDJI, Minn. (April 19, 2010) — The Department of Music at Bemidji State University will host a number of concerts at the end of April, including a chorale concert, a BSU Wind Ensemble and Bemidji Choir concert and a BSU Symphonic Band and BSU Chamber Ensembles concert. The trio of events kicks off Thursday, April […]

64th Funtastic Dance Follies begin Thursday

BEMIDJI, Minn. (April 19, 2010) — Students will be dancing among the stars when the Funtastic Dance Follies are staged April 22-24 at Bemidji State University. The 2010 Funtastic Dance Follies, the 64th production of the campus dance show, will be held in the BSU Gymnasium of the Gillett Recreation and Fitness Center on the […]

360° to host Tech Challenge 2010

BEMIDJI, Minn. (April 16, 2010) — More than 400 elementary and high school students from across northern Minnesota will descend on Bemidji State University’s John Glas Fieldhouse on Thursday, April 22, for Tech Challenge 2010. Sponsored by the 360° Manufacturing and Applied Engineering Center of Excellence and the Department of Technical Studies, the challenge will […]