Community Appreciation Day rescheduled for Sept. 14

Bemidji State University’s eighth annual Community Appreciation Day has been rescheduled for Saturday, Sept. 14. The event will be held from 3-6 p.m. on the Bemidji State University campus and lead directly into BSU’s home football opener against Concordia University-St. Paul. The football game is scheduled for a 6 p.m. evening kickoff time. Community Appreciation […]

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Sustainable Tuesdays schedule for September

Sustainable Tuesdays are weekly presentation on topics related to environmental and sustainability issues. They are presented by Bemidji State University’s Sustainability Office and will feature a permaculture series, honey harvesting, beekeeping and edible plants. Sustainable Tuesdays are held from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Rail River Folk School, located at 303 Railroad St. SW in Bemidji. […]

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BSU launching online MBA in fall 2014

Beginning in the fall of 2014, Bemidji State University will launch a master of business administration program that can be completed entirely online. Dr. Sanjeev Phukan, professor of business administration who will direct Bemidji State’s MBA program, began developing a curriculum in 2010. “This program builds on the success of our existing online bachelor’s degree […]

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Community Appreciation Day postponed

Bemidji State University’s eighth annual Community Appreciation Day, originally scheduled for today, has been postponed due to the threat of severe weather in the Bemidji, Minn., area this afternoon and evening. The event will be rescheduled and a make-up date will be announced soon.

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Bemidji State fares well in MHEC effectiveness ranking

A regional higher education organization has rated Bemidji State University one of Minnesota’s most-effective universities at guiding incoming students through to graduation. The Midwestern Higher Education Compact report ranked Bemidji State highest among the seven state universities in the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system based on how many students it graduates compared with an […]

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Faculty show in Talley Gallery re-opening Aug. 28

An exhibition of work featuring faculty from Bemidji State University’s Department of Technology, Art and Design will re-open in BSU’s Talley Gallery Aug. 28. An opening reception for the show will be held from noon-3 p.m. on Aug. 29. The show will be open through Sept. 20. The exhibition features works by nine faculty members: […]

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8th Community Appreciation Day set for Aug. 29

Bemidji State University and BSU Alumni and Foundation invite the community of Bemidji to the Eighth Annual Community Appreciation Day, scheduled for Aug. 29. The free event is Bemidji State’s way to thank the residents of Bemidji and the surrounding communities for all they do to support the university. The event, which is open to […]

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Athletic scholarship winners announced for 2013-14

Bemidji State University understands the rising cost of higher education and is committed to offering a variety of scholarship opportunities to as many students as possible. More than 30 percent of all new entering students receive scholarships. A local student plays for an athletic team at Bemidji State University and received a scholarship based on […]

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New hires at BSU

• Amna Al-Arfaj joined Bemidji State’s International Program Center in July as BSU’s new international recruiter. Having grown up in both Minnesota and Kuwait, she has a bachelor’s degree in geography and women’s and gender studies from the University of Vermont and a master’s degree in geography from the University of Minnesota. • Christopher Hoffman joined the […]

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Oak and Maple halls: Frequently Asked Questions

When did the demolition of Maple Hall begin and when will it be completed? The project began on July 19, 2013, and should be finished by the end of September. How will the demolition affect students and their families during move-in for Fall semester? Oak Hall residents arriving with their belongings will need to walk […]

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