Hometown News: Academic Technology Center staff

Six students are working at Bemidji State University’s Academic Technology Center (ATC) during the 2012-13 school year. The Academic Technology Center is a resource center headed by ATC Supervisor Geri Olson, and it is dedicated to helping students, staff and faculty with technology issues. The center staff manages more than 60 “smart classrooms” on the […]

Bemidji State again makes “Military Friendly” list

For the fourth consecutive year, G.I. Jobs has listed Bemidji State University and Northwest Technical College among the top 15 percent of colleges, universities and trade schools in the nation doing the most to embrace America’s military veterans as students. The list was compiled through exhaustive research during which G.I. Jobs researched and surveyed more […]

Dr. Allan Chapman presents Sept. 24 lecture on science and religion

Science and religion – friends or foes? This age-old question with heavily-debated answers on both sides will be the subject of Professor Allan Chapman’s annual lecture at Bemidji State University. Chapman, a professor and member of the Faculty of History from Wadham College of Oxford University in England, presents an annual fall program at Bemidji […]

Guentchev to deliver Sept. 25 Honors Council Lecture

Dr. Daniel Guentchev, assistant professor of philosophy at Bemidji State University, will deliver an Honors Council Lecture on figurative art, nature and modernity on Sept. 25. Guentchev’s presentation, “The Speech of the World: Art and Normativity in Modernity,” will be held at 7 p.m. in Hagg Sauer 112 on the Bemidji State campus. Honors Council […]

Optivation training features customer service, leadership

Upcoming training programs from Bemidji State University’s Optivation venture include customer service and leadership. The three-part Customer Service Series training program begins Sept. 27 at Northwest Technical College. The Art of Leadership is a four-week online course beginning Oct. 1. Customer Service Series Optivation’s Customer Service Series is a nine-hour course delivered in three, three-hour […]

Publishing students launch CRE8here.com magazine

Literary publishing students at Bemidji State University have launched CRE8, an online magazine for creative works. The magazine features written and artistic works not only from artists at Bemidji State and the Bemidji community, but also from throughout northern Minnesota. The literary publishing course has an internship component, organized to give students hands-on editorial experience […]

Thompson concert kicks off fall music season

The Bemidji State University Department of Music offers a preview of its 2012-13 performance season Sept. 30 with the annual Carl O. Thompson Memorial Concert. The show is scheduled for 3 p.m. in the Thompson Recital Hall of the Bangsberg Fine Arts Complex. Admission is $5 for adults, $3 for senior citizens and free for […]

Lawrence to deliver Sept. 17 Honors Council Lecture

Dr. Mark Lawrence, professor of geography at Bemidji State University, will deliver an Honors Council Lecture on natural resource management in Kenya on Sept. 17. Lawrence’s presentation, “The Bamboo of Kilui and the Figs of Kwa Muthita: Natural Resource Management in Liminal Landscapes,” will be held at 7 p.m. in Hagg Sauer 112 on the […]

U.S. News ranks BSU among Midwest's top 100

“U.S. News and World Report” has recognized Bemidji State University as one of the top 100 colleges and universities in the Midwest region for the fifth consecutive year. Bemidji State tied with three other institutions for 93rd in the region among all colleges and universities, and tied for 33rd among the region’s public institutions – […]

Optivation's Art of Leadership begins Oct. 1

Optivation is offering a four-week leadership development course based on the book “The Art of Leadership” that offers participants with a way to build competency in the area of leadership without sacrificing theoretical foundation or important content. The course begins Oct. 1 and runs through Oct. 28 and is taught by Karen Pikula, a 20-year […]