40 student-athletes competing on BSU baseball squad

The Bemidji State University baseball team was picked ninth in the 2014 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Preseason Baseball Coaches’ Poll, with seniors Zach Braun (catcher, Lakeville, Minn.) and Miles Campbell (right handed pitcher, Eden Prairie, Minn.) named BSU’s Players to Watch. In total, this year’s squad features 40 members from six states and Canada. In […]

Ten students are on BSU’s tennis team this year

Ten students are members of the Bemidji State University tennis program. This season, BSU is 1-2 in conference play and 3-2 overall. The Beavers host Upper Iowa University and the University of Minnesota Duluth, Feb. 15-16, for its first home action of the 2014 season. The Beavers will face the Peacocks at 6 p.m. Saturday, […]

BSU students win Sheriffs’ Association scholarships

Three Bemidji State University criminal justice majors are among this year’s group of 13 winners of Minnesota Sheriffs’ Association scholarships. Each year, the association awards scholarships to Minnesota students who plan to become Minnesota peace officers after graduation. Students apply for the scholarships through their local sheriff’s office. Bemidji State’s winners were: • Tyler Carraway, […]

Bemidji State to build teleconference system with regional tribal colleges

A Bemidji State University-led consortium of higher education institutions has won a $500,000 grant from the U. S. Department of Agriculture to expand distance learning and telemedicine opportunities for rural northern Minnesota residents. The grant will allow schools in the BSU-led Aazhoogan (Bridge) Consortium, which includes Northwest Technical College, Leech Lake Tribal College, Red Lake […]

Celebrate the Winter Olympics at BSU

Celebrate the 2014 Winter Games with a series of events at Bemidji State University, beginning Feb. 7 with a watch party for the games’ opening ceremony. Watch parties will be held for a variety of Olympic events, Winter Olympic-themed games will be held on campus and Phil Verchota, a member of the 1980 “Miracle on […]

Informational event for online MBA set for Feb. 17

Prospective students interested in learning more about Bemidji State University’s new online master of business administration program are invited to join program faculty and administrators for a free information session, Feb. 17. The session will begin at 7 p.m. in the Gathering Room at BSU’s American Indian Resource Center. Faculty teaching in the new program […]

BSU offering free tax help, beginning Feb. 5

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. 5-April 10; 3-6 p.m. in Room 14 of […]

BSU Athletic Hall of Fame Weekend set for Feb. 14-16

This year’s B-Club Athletic Hall of Fame weekend will offer opportunities to honor inductees, reconnect with teammates, cheer for current teams and celebrate a team adoption. Bemidji State University will induct six individuals and two outstanding teams into its Athletics Hall of Fame Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, as part of the University’s B-Club/Athletic Hall of […]