BSU/NTC President Hanson to deliver Adventures in Lifelong Learning lecture

BEMIDJI, Minn. (March 21, 2011) — Dr. Richard Hanson, president of Bemidji State University and Northwest Technical College, will discuss intergenerational learning as part of Bemidji State University’s Adventures in Lifelong Learning lecture series. The lecture will be held Tuesday, March 22, from 10-11:30 a.m. at Optivation’s off-campus facility at 3801 Bemidji Ave. N. in […]

Bemidji State student earns scholarship for Ojibwe language studies

BEMIDJI, Minn. (March 21, 2011) — Susan Hallett, an Indian studies major at Bemidji State University, has won an $800 scholarship from Anishnaabemowin Teg, a non-profit organization advocating for the further study and expansion of the Ojibwe language. Hallett, who is a junior and lives in Bemidji, is the 2011 recipient of the organization’s Marjorie […]

Women’s History Month activities at Bemidji State for March 15-20

BEMIDJI, Minn. (March 11, 2011) — Bemidji State University, its women’s studies program and its Women’s Resource Center will kick off its schedule of events to recognize March as Women’s History Month on Tuesday, March 15. • March 15 — 3-4:30 p.m., “Women Negotiating the Workplace,” a session for students on how to survive and […]

Adventures in Lifelong Learning lecture to cover effects of bullying

BEMIDJI, Minn. (March 8, 2011) — Pauline Winge, a social worker at Bemidji Middle School, will discuss bullying as part of Bemidji State University’s Adventures in Lifelong Learning lecture series. The lecture will be held Tuesday, March 15, from 10-11:30 a.m. at Optivation’s off-campus facility at 3801 Bemidji Ave. N. in Bemidji. Bullying has had […]

Susan Cook to deliver March 15 Honors Council Lecture

BEMIDJI, Minn. (March 8, 2011) — The British Empire’s era of colonialization and expansion was closely related to the Royal Geographic Society’s global mission to advance geographic science. Susan Cook, assistant professor of English at Bemidji State University, will illustrate how two noted English authors opposed the empire’s colonial enterprise  as part of the University’s […]

Small Business Development Center to offer Quickbooks courses

BEMIDJI, Minn. (March 7, 2011) — The Northwest Minnesota Small Business Development Center, an external program of Bemidji State University’s College of Business, Technology and Communication, will offer courses on Quickbooks software this month. March 9 – Quickbooks Payroll This afternoon seminar will cover the essentials of the payroll functions in Quickbooks. This workshop provides […]

Tickets on sale for Bemidji State performance of Twin Cities Gay Men’s Chorus

BEMIDJI, Minn. (March 7, 2011) — For the first time, the famed Twin Cities Gay Men’s Chorus will be performing in Bemidji. Tickets are on sale now for “Olé, Olé, Olé, The Rhythm is Gonna Getcha,” to be held Saturday, March 19, in the Thompson Recital Hall of Bemidji State University’s Bangsberg Fine Arts Complex. […]

Optivation hosts Adventures in Lifelong Learning lecture on pain management

BEMIDJI, Minn. (March 3, 2011) — Dr. William Dicks, pain management specialist at Sanford Clinic in Bemidji, will discuss pain management for middle aged and elderly people as part of Bemidji State University’s Adventures in Lifelong Learning lecture series. The lecture will be held Tuesday, March 8, from 10-11:30 a.m. at Optivation’s off-campus facility at […]

FYRE program Peer Academic Assistants for 2010-11

BEMIDJI, Minn. (March 1, 2011) – Bemidji State University’s First Year Residential Experience (FYRE) program is a freshman residential program designed to enhance the living, learning and social experience of first-year students. The FYRE program offers students continual tutoring assistance by placing Peer Academic Assistants on every floor of each residence hall on campus. Peer […]

KBSU television staff for 2010-11

BEMIDJI, Minn. (March 1, 2011) — Bemidji State University’s student-run television station, KBSU TV, is completely managed and operated by BSU students. KBSU Television is a closed circuit station that is available throughout the Bemidji area. The programming for KBSU TV is chosen by the students and consists of live broadcasts of sporting events, honors […]