BSU professor explores how knowledge and prior interest impacts learning

Travis Ricks, assistant professor of psychology, will explore whether having knowledge of or interest in a topic helps or hinders how a student learns statistics during an Oct. 9 Honors Council Lecture at Bemidji State University. His lecture, “Effects of Cover Stories on Problem Solving in a Statistics Course,” will be held Oct. 9 at 7 […]

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BSU participating in $15 million Department of Labor grant

Bemidji State University is one of 12 partner institutions with the 360° Manufacturing and Applied Engineering ATE Regional Center of Excellence which will benefit from a $15 million grant from the U.S. Department of Labor’s Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career Training (TAACCCT) program. The Minnesota Advanced Manufacturing Partnership has been selected to receive the grant for advanced […]

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Bemidji State named one of nation’s best colleges for Native Americans

Winds of Change magazine has named Bemidji State University one of the top 200 colleges in the nation for Native American students. The Winds of Change Top 200 Colleges for Native Americans list features schools where American Indians are going to school in significant numbers and where the community, Native programs and support are strong enough for these […]

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BSU named “Military Friendly” for outreach and veterans services

For the sixth 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 Military Friendly 2015 list was compiled through exhaustive research during which Victory Media researched […]

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