Optivation wraps 2010 slate with pair of safety courses

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Nov. 29, 2010) — Bemidji State University’s Optivation venture will wrap up its 2010 instructional schedule with a pair of safety-related coursed on Dec. 8 and 9. Dec. 8 – Brown Bag Luncheon, “Safety Optimization Program.” Dan Rehkamp will introduce a new Optivation program designed to help organizations optimize their safety performance. The […]

Northwest Minnesota Women’s Hall of Fame accepting nominations

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Nov. 24, 2010) — The Northwest Minnesota Women’s Hall of Fame, sponsored in part by Bemidji State University, will be accepting nominations for its 13th induction class until Monday, Dec. 6. Entering its 13th year, the Hall of Fame is a collaborative project sponsored by the Northwest Minnesota Women’s Fund, a component of […]

Optivation to offer workshop on basics of Microsoft Excel

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Nov. 24, 2010) — Bemidji State University’s Optivation venture is offering an online course on the basics of formula creation in Microsoft Excel. Dec. 6-12, 2010 – “Excel Basic Formulas” This online course will provide the basics on writing simple formulas, making references to cells, setting up tables and using Excel’s built-in functions […]

Bemidji State's 2010-11 women's basketball season underway

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Nov. 22, 2010) – The Bemidji State women’s basketball program has its 2010-11 season underway and is looking ahead to its Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference opener in December. The Beavers are coached by Mike Curfman, in his fifth year as head coach at Bemidji State. Curfman has been one of the most successful […]

Bemidji State's 2010-11 men's basketball season underway

Bemidji, Minn. (Nov. 23, 2010) – Bemidji State University’s men’s basketball team is heading into another season under the guidance of head coach Matt Bowen. Since Bowen became the 19th head men’s basketball coach at Bemidji State in 2006, the Beavers have made great strides on the court. Bowen now enters his fifth season at […]

Upcoming events at the Outdoor Program Center

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Nov. 19, 2010) — Fall activities at Bemidji State University’s acclaimed Outdoor Program Center wrap up with a variety of events in late November and early December. Upcoming activities include a kayak safety course, climbing courses and ski waxing clinics. Nov. 23 – Kayak Safety Course The kayak safety course runs from 7-10 […]

Department of Music Trombone Choir to give Nov. 18 concert

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Nov. 16, 2010) — The Bemidji State University Department of Music will sponsor a concert by Bemidji Trombones on Thursday, Nov. 18. The concert, which will last about an hour, will begin at 7:30 p.m. in the Thompson Recital Hall of Bemidji State’s Bangsberg Fine Arts Complex. Admission is free. The concert, directed […]

Chair of Department of Nursing graduates from 2010 HERS Denver Institute

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Nov. 10, 2010) — Dr. Jeanine E. Gangeness, associate professor of nursing at Bemidji State University, recently graduated from the Higher Education Resource Services (HERS) Denver Institute, held Aug. 1-7, Sept. 9-11 and Oct. 21-23 at the University of Denver. Held annually since 2007, the HERS Institute for Women in Higher Education offers […]

"Theatre Unlimited" student group's fall production opens Nov. 19

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Nov. 8, 2010) — “Dog Sees God,” the fall production of Theatre Unlimited, the student-run theatre club at Bemidji State University, will open Nov. 19. Theatre Unlimited is open to any student interested in being involved with theatre productions, regardless of academic major. The organization helps the University’s theatre program produce three plays […]

Hometown News: President’s Student Commission for 2010-11

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Nov. 6, 2010) — Fourteen students are members of Bemidji State University’s President’s Student Commission for the 2010-11 academic year. The President’s Student Commission is charged with advising Bemidji State University President Richard Hanson on how to build a better University by developing solutions for problems faced by the University. The commission will […]