Dr. M. James Bensen, president emeritus of Bemidji State University and a regionally renowned expert on visionary and innovative thinking, presented the keynote presentation at Bemidji State University’s second annual TAD Talks, held April 28.
Bemidji State University presented the 70th Funtastic Dance Follies — the university’s second-longest annual tradition behind Homecoming — on April 22-23. The follies featured a variety of students, BSU clubs/organizations and community members performing dance routines including, but not limited to swing, line, Latin, ballroom, fad and folk dancing.
Sixty-two Bemidji State University employees with a combined total of 880 years of service to the university were recognized for reaching employment milestones, which includes the 45-year tenure of Physical Plant Manager Jeff Sande, at BSU’s annual Emeriti, Retirees and Milestone Recognition Breakfast.
Dr. Lee McBride, associate professor of philosophy at the College of Wooster in Wooster, Ohio, presented the first lecture in Bemidji State University’s new Leadership Studies Lecture Series on Apr. 25. During the lecture, McBride examined the juxtaposition of conflicting ideas and the importance of recognizing these tensions in democratic contexts.
More than 1,000 college graduates have been invited to celebrate the beginning of the rest of their lives at Bemidji State University’s 97th Commencement, beginning at 2 p.m. on May 6 at Bemidji’s Sanford Center. If you can’t make it to the ceremony, watch our free, live video stream online.
Dr. Faith Hensrud was presented as the president-elect of Bemidji State University and Northwest Technical College to faculty, staff, students, administrators and members of the Bemidji community at an April 25 open forum in the Beaux Arts Ballroom.
I am truly honored to be here today. I’m extremely grateful to Chancellor Rosenstone for his recommendation, and to the Trustees for placing their confidence in me as the 11th president of Bemidji State University and Northwest Technical College. I want to thank president Hanson for his welcome and for the positive working relationship that […]
The American Indian Resource Center at Bemidji State University features local artists Thomas X, Sonny Johnson and Corey Medina at its inaugural Native Music Showcase, April 28.
Dr. Faith Hensrud was announced as president of Bemidji State University and Northwest Technical College on April 20. During her March 23 visit to Bemidji as part of the interview process, she met with faculty, staff, administrators and students at both Bemidji State University and Northwest Technical College, and also with leaders from the Bemidji […]
The Minnesota State Colleges and Universities has announced that Dr. Faith Hensrud, provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs at the University of Wisconsin-Superior, has been confirmed as the president-elect of Bemidji State University and Northwest Technical College.