BSU alum lectures on nutrition and ovarian cancer

Dr. Benjamin Tsang, a 1971 Bemidji State University alumnus who has become one of the world’s foremost ovarian biologists, will present a lecture on nutrition and the care of ovarian cancer on campus in conjunction with BSU’s Homecoming activities. Tsang, who serves as senior scientist for the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute and professor of obstetrics […]

BSU International Experiences Day coming Monday

Bemidji State University will host its inaugural International Experiences Day on Sept. 23, a day-long celebration of the transformational educational opportunities enjoyed by faculty and students through their participation in the university’s various study abroad programs. Sponsored by the Office of Academic Affairs and the International Program Center, the day will allow faculty, staff and […]

Dwight Fultz delivers year’s first Honors Council Lecture

Dr. Dwight Fultz, associate professor of psychology, will talk about his experiences during a year-long sabbatical in Macedonia to kick off Bemidji State University’s 2013-14 Honors Council Lecture Series. Fultz’s lecture, “Living and Teaching Abroad: Observations on Macedonian Culture and Education” begins at 7 p.m. Sept. 23 in Hagg-Sauer Hall 112 on the BSU campus. […]

Carl O. Thompson Memorial Concert to feature Dave Matthews Band’s Rashawn Ross

Bemidji State University’s Sept. 29 Carl O. Thompson Memorial Concert, which traditionally opens the university’s performance season, will feature a special guest solo by Dave Matthews Band trumpeter Rashawn Ross. The concert will begin at 3 p.m. in the Thompson Recital Hall of Bemidji State’s Bangsberg Fine Arts Complex. Admission is $10 for adults and […]

Visiting lecturer to discuss democracy, leadership

Dr. Eric Weber, associate professor of public policy leadership at the University of Mississippi, will discuss democracy and leadership during a Sept. 20 lecture at Bemidji State University. The lecture, this year’s Don and Gladys McDonald Philosophy Lecture Series presentation, will be held in Hagg-Sauer Hall 100 at 7 p.m. It is open to the […]

Homecoming 2013 events begin Sept. 23

Student activities kick off Homecoming Week Monday, Sept. 23 with week-long competitions for students during the day and comedian Josh Rabinowitz performing at 7 p.m. in Hagg-Sauer 100. A Beaver Rally for students and the community Wednesday, Sept. 24 at 7 p.m. on the Lakeside lawn will show support for BSU teams and include the […]

BSU announces music scholarship winners

This year, 44 incoming and returning Bemidji State University students of all disciplines will receive music scholarships. The students and their families, as well as the music scholarship donors and music faculty, are invited to attend an informal recognition and reception on Sept. 19. The ceremony begins at 11 a.m. in the Thompson Recital Hall […]

BSU makes fifth consecutive “Military Friendly” list

For the fifth consecutive year, Victory Media has listed Bemidji State University and Northwest Technical College among the top 20 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 Victory Media researched and surveyed more […]

U.S. News Ranks BSU Among Region’s Best

U.S. News and World Report has recognized Bemidji State University as one of the best colleges and universities in the Midwest region for the sixth consecutive year. Bemidji State tied with nine other institutions for 92nd in the region among all colleges and universities, and tied for 32nd among the region’s public institutions. BSU’s overall […]

Football opens home season Sept. 14

The Bemidji State University football team has placed sixth in the 2013 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Preseason Coaches’ Poll. The poll shows coaches’ predictions for the upcoming football season. Seniors Avery Walker (RB, Milwaukee, Wis.) and Matthew Shaver (DL, St. Cloud, Minn.) were named Bemidji State’s Players to Watch. Over 100 student athletes are on […]