Bemidji State University goes tobacco-free

BEMIDJI, Minn. (April 13, 2011) — Bemidji State University has joined a growing number of college campuses around the nation that have gone tobacco-free. Dr. Richard Hanson, president of Bemidji State University and Northwest Technical College, yesterday signed a policy that makes the University campus tobacco-free, effective immediately. The policy prevents use, distribution or sale […]

Bemidji State’s Choral Chamber Ensemble presents April 19 concert

BEMIDJI, Minn. (April 12, 2011) — Bemidji State University’s Choral Chamber Ensemble will present its final concert of the season on Tuesday, April 19. The 7:30 p.m. show will be held in the Thompson Recital Hall of Bemidji State’s Bangsberg Fine Arts Complex. Admission is free. The concert will feature student-run ensembles the Women’s Chorus, […]

64 women contribute to 2011 edition of "Dust and Fire"

BEMIDJI, Minn. (April 5, 2011) — Sixty-four women from all across the upper Midwest and Canada contributed a total of 83 works to the 2011 edition of “Dust and Fire,” one of four literary publications produced annually by students and faculty at Bemidji State University. Since 1987, Bemidji State’s “Dust & Fire” anthologies have held […]

Camp Rabideau subject of spring’s final Adventures in Lifelong Learning lecture

BEMIDJI, Minn. (April 11, 2011) — Dan Evans, director of the U.S. Forestry Service, will discuss the Rabideau Civilian Conservation Corps camp as part of Bemidji State University’s Adventures in Lifelong Learning lecture series. The lecture will be held Tuesday, April 19, from 10-11:30 a.m. at Optivation’s off-campus facility at 3801 Bemidji Ave. N. in […]

Bemidji State University unveils schedule of Earth Week activities

BEMIDJI, Minn. (April 11, 2011) — Bemidji State University’s Sustainability Office will host a week of activities for Earth Week, beginning Monday, April 18, with additional special events to celebrate Earth Day on April 20. “Pre-Earth Week” – Friday, April 15 4 p.m. – Marc Huot, research and policy analyst from Pembina Institute, Alberta, Canada, […]

Editorial board for Bemidji State's "New Voices" anthology

BEMIDJI, Minn. (April 8, 2011) — Twenty-four Bemidji State University students served on the editorial board and staff for the 2011 edition of “New Voices,” one of four literary publications produced annually by University students and faculty. “New Voices” was initiated by the Department of English in 1975. The anthology is intended to provide students […]

Four finalists named for Vice President for Academic Affairs

BEMIDJI, Minn. (April 8, 2011) — Bemidji State University announces the four finalists for its position of vice president for academic affairs. The finalists are: Dr. Munir Quddus, professor of economics and dean of the College of Business, Prairie View (Texas) A&M University; Dr. William Colclough, dean of the College of Business Administration, University of […]

Varsity Singers to perform April 13 spring concert

BEMIDJI, Minn. (April 5, 2011) — Bemidji State University’s Varsity Singers will present their spring concert on Wednesday, April 13. The concert is open to the public; admission fee is a donation of canned or other non-perishable goods for the Bemidji Food Shelf. The concert will begin at 7:30 p.m. in the Thompson Recital Hall […]

BSU students on editorial board for "Dust and Fire" anthology

BEMIDJI, Minn. (April 5, 2011) — Twenty-five Bemidji State University students served on the editorial board and staff for the 2011 edition of “Dust and Fire,” one of four literary publications produced annually by University students and faculty. Since 1987, Bemidji State’s “Dust & Fire” anthologies have held the strong voices of many women and […]

Adventures in Lifelong Learning to provide overview of BiCAP programming

BEMIDJI, Minn. (April 5, 2011) — Deb Allison, executive director of the Bi-County Community Action Programs, will discuss BiCAP programming as part of Bemidji State University’s Adventures in Lifelong Learning lecture series. The lecture will be held Tuesday, April 12, from 10-11:30 a.m. at Optivation’s off-campus facility at 3801 Bemidji Ave. N. in Bemidji. Allson […]