BSU students will play with Bemidji Symphony

Nine Bemidji State University students will be performing with the Bemidji Symphony Orchestra during its March 3 concert, “Music and Peace.” The 3 p.m. concert will be held at Bemidji High School. Admission is $20 for adults; $15 for senior citizens; and $10 for college students with a valid ID. Students in grades K-12 will […]

Fournier to deliver March 4 Honors Council lecture

Dr. Angela Fournier, associate professor of psychology at Bemidji State University, will deliver an Honors Council Lecture on the impacts of text messaging on human behavior. The lecture, entitled “Is Text Messaging a Benefit or Burden? Research Findings from a Behavioral Health Perspective,” will discuss two contrasting empirical studies on text messaging. The lecture will […]

Parker named VP, student development and enrollment

Dr. Richard A. Hanson, president of Bemidji State University and Northwest Technical College, today announced that Dr. James Parker has been named vice president for student development and enrollment at Bemidji State University and Northwest Technical College. Parker served as vice president for student affairs at Mansfield University of Pennsylvania last year. As the chief […]

Bemidji State signs exchange agreement with University of the Comoros

Bemidji State University and the University of the Comoros, a publicly-owned institution in the Comoros Islands founded in 2003, have signed a memorandum of understanding that sets the groundwork for faculty and student exchanges between the institutions. The memorandum allows for faculty exchanges to begin immediately, and sets the stage for Bemidji State students to […]

Northern Minnesota Safety Conference set for March 19

Registrations are being accepted through March 5 for the annual Northern Minnesota Safety Conference. The conference, which is designed to benefit anyone looking to develop and improve their knowledge of contemporary safety issues, will begin at 8 a.m. Tuesday, March 19, in the Family Life Center of Bemidji’s Evangelical Convenant Church. Registration for the event […]

BSU students participate in clean-energy conference

Three Bemidji State University students are presenting at the Community-Driven Clean Energy, the 2013 conference of Minnesota’s Clean Energy Resource Teams held in St. Cloud, Minn. Clean Energy Resource Teams are a statewide partnership with a shared mission to connect individuals and their communities to the resources they need to identify and implement community-based clean […]

60th Northern Minnesota Science Fair this Saturday

Bemidji State University is hosting the 60th Northern Minnesota Regional Science Fair on Feb. 23. The fair will run from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Memorial Hall 100 on the BSU campus. Exhibits are open to the public at 11:45 a.m., and the awards ceremony begins at 12:45 p.m. in Hagg-Sauer 100. Approximately 150 […]

Wind Ensemble concert set for March 2

The Bemidji State University Wind Ensemble, a select wind band, and Symphonic Band will hold their spring concert on March 2. The concert begins at 7:30 p.m. in the Main Theatre of Bemidji State’s Bangsberg Fine Arts Complex. Admission is $5 for adults; $3 for senior citizens; and free for all students, including BSU students […]

Neilson Foundation offering 14 summer internships

Bemidji State University will again be partnering with the George W. Neilson Foundation to offer businesses in the Bemidji area with an opportunity to hire students for internship positions. The foundation is offering businesses that lie within 30 miles of Bemidji the opportunity to hire an intern for the summer. The foundation is funding 14 […]

Annual Midwinter Interlude art show opens Feb. 18

Bemidji State University’s annual Midwinter Interlude, an exhibit of arts and crafts created by faculty and staff at the University, opens Feb. 18. The show will be held in the Ramsey Gallery in the Bangsberg Fine Arts Complex on the Bemidji State campus. The Midwinter Interlude will run through March 15. An open house reception […]