Dr. Louise Jackson wins Fulbright Scholar Grant

BEMIDJI, Minn. (April 15, 2010) — Dr. Louise Jackson, professor of psychology and director of the women’s studies program at Bemidji State University, has been awarded a Fulbright Scholar Grant for 2010-11 to serve as a guest scholar at Comenius University in the Slovak Republic. Jackson will teach courses on counseling and supervision and family […]

Bemidji State sales team ties for 29th in national competition in Georgia

BEMIDJI, Minn. (April 13, 2010) — Following its victory in regional competition last November, the Bemidji State University sales team finished in a tie for 29th place out of 61 teams at the 12th Annual National Collegiate Sales Challenge. The competition was hosted by Kennesaw State University in Kennesaw, Ga., March 5-8. The National Collegiate […]

Talley Gallery to feature works of four Anishinaabe artists

BEMIDJI, Minn. (April 12, 2010) — Anishinaabe artists Carl Gawboy, Bambi Goodwin, Duane Goodwin and Steve Premo will present an exhibition in the Talley Gallery of Bemidji State University’s Education Arts Complex from Monday, April 19 through Friday, May 7. Carl Gawboy is enrolled in the Bois Fort Band of Minnesota Chippewa. He is a […]

Final three semifinalists for BSU/NTC president announced

BEMIDJI, Minn. (April 7, 2010) — Dr. Betsy Vogel Boze, senior fellow at the American Association of State Colleges and Universities; Dr. Jason A. Laker, associate vice principal and dean of student affairs at Queen’s University (Ontario, Canada); and Dr. Philip C. Williams, president of the University of Montevallo (Montevallo, Ala.), have been announced as […]

"Trombones of Bemidji" to hold free April 14 concert

BEMIDJI, Minn. (April 7, 2010) — Trombones of Bemidji, an ensemble made up of musicians from Bemidji State University and from Bemidji and other surrounding communities, will hold a free concert Wednesday, April 14, at 7:30 p.m. The concert will be held in the Thompson Recital Hall of the Bangsberg Fine Arts Complex on the […]

Susan Hauser wins $25,000 Loft Award in poetry from McKnight Foundation

BEMIDJI, Minn. (April 6, 2010) — Susan Carol Hauser, professor of English and chair of the Department of English at Bemidji State University, is one of five winners of a $25,000 McKnight Artist Fellowship for Writers for 2010. Hauser is one of four recipients of a Loft Award in Poetry and Spoken Word Poetry; a […]

First pair of semifinalists for BSU/NTC president announced

BEMIDJI, Minn. (April 6, 2010) — Dr. Linda T. Krug, on sabbatical after an 11-year tenure as dean of the College of Liberal Arts at the University of Minnesota, Duluth, and Dr. Richard A. Hanson, interim president at North Dakota State University, have been announced as the first two semifinalists for the presidency at Bemidji […]

Upcoming events at the Center for Research and Innovation

BEMIDJI, Minn. (April 5, 2010) — Upcoming events sponsored by the Bemidji State University Center for Research and Innovation include Academy of Lifelong Learning lectures on the Open World exchange program and Mary Gibbs, former director of Itasca State Park. All events are held at the Center for Research and Innovation, 3801 Bemidji Ave. N., […]

Panel discussion on problem gambling set for April 17

BEMIDJI, Minn. (April 1, 2010) — Problem gambling and its impact on families and the community will be the focus of a special panel group at Bemidji State University in April. A panel of recovering problem gamblers and family members of a problem gambler will share their experiences on Wednesday, April 14, in the Great […]