Hometown news: BSU Students Work at Local Schools for Teaching Assignments

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Jan. 24, 2012) – Fifty-one Bemidji State University students are participating in student teaching and internship assignments at area elementary, middle, and secondary schools this spring. Some students go to other countries to complete their student teaching assignment. This semester, Kathleen Eshelman, a senior from Cook, Minn. studying mathematics education, is teaching math […]

Hometown news: BSU Ramsey Gallery to Feature Works by Travis Turner

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Jan. 24, 2012) —Travis Turner, a senior fulfilling his Bachelor of Fine Arts degree at Bemidji State University, will be showing his artwork in BSU’s Ramsey Gallery. Turner, from Cannon Falls, Minn., said his show would be highlighting “multimedia derelicts.” “Multimedia derelicts come from the gutter to the gallery to solicit obsolescence to […]

Larry Yazzie and the Native Pride Dancers to Perform at BSU Feb. 9

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Jan. 23, 2012) —The American Indiana Resource Center and the Council of Indian Students will be sponsoring a performance by Larry Yazzie and the Native Pride Dancers. The performance is set for Feb. 9 at 7 p.m. and will be held in the Beaux Arts Ballroom in the Hobson Memorial Union on the […]

BSU Outdoor Programming Center Set for Ice Climbing on Feb. 5

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Jan. 23, 2012) — Bemidji State University’s Outdoor Program continues its winter activity schedule with ice climbing at Casket Quarry Duluth on Feb. 5. Cost for the trip is $30 and includes rental gear, instruction, and transportation.  Meals are not included.   Vans will leave the Gillett Recreation and Fitness Center on the Bemidji […]

BSU Department of Accounting to Offer Tax Assistance

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Jan. 19, 2012) — Bemidji State University students who have completed the Tax I course and passed Internal Revenue Service certification tests are donating their time to the community for the IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program. The VITA group will offer tax assistance every Wednesday and Thursday from Feb. 1-April 12; […]

BSU Outdoor Programming Center Begins Winter Activities

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Jan. 17, 2012) — Bemidji State University’s Outdoor Program begins its winter activity schedule with snowboard waxing and cross-country ski lessons. Wednesday, Jan. 18 – Snowboard Waxing Night Join the BSU outdoor programming staff for snowboard waxing at the waterfront at Diamond Point Park at 6 p.m.   Participants should bring their skis, snowboard, […]

BSU Sustainability Office Sponsoring New Community Initiative

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Jan. 12, 2012) — The Bemidji State University Sustainability Office is sponsoring “Sustainable Tuesdays.” The Tuesday events will feature a variety of discussions and local voices, diverse perspectives, documentaries, and hands-on learning opportunities that connect the community. “Sustainable Tuesdays” will be held every Tuesday in January from 6-8 p.m. at the Rail River […]

BSU JazzFest Invitational to be Held Jan. 28

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Jan. 12, 2012) — The Bemidji State University Department of Music will hold their annual JazzFest Invitational Jan. 28 in the Thompson Recital Hall in Bemidji State’s Bangsberg Fine Arts Complex at 7:30 p.m. Tickets for the concert are $15 adults, $10 seniors, $5 all students.  Bemidji State students are free with ID. […]

BSU Jazz Band to Perform 33rd Annual Remember When Dances

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Jan. 6, 2012) —The 33rd Annual Remember When Dances on Jan.21 will take music lovers and dancers back to the Big Band Era in a music-filled evening presented by Bemidji State University Jazz Band, Blue Ice. The dances will start at 7 p.m. and he held in the Beaux Arts Ballroom on the […]

Two BSU Alum Look to Start Brewery in Bemidji

BEMIDJI, Minn. (Jan. 3, 2012) — Bemidji State University alumni Tom Hill and Justin “Bud” Kaney, along with Tina Hanke, look to return to their alma mater town of Bemidji to start a brewery for northern Minnesota called the Bemidji Brewing Company. The group is hoping to raise $15,000 through a Kickstarter campaign that is […]