Bill Blackwell, Jr., executive director of Bemidji State University’s American Indian Resource Center, has received the Distinguished Diversity Leadership Award from the Minnesota State colleges and university’s Academic and Student Affairs division.
Students in Bemidji State University’s School of Technology, Art & Design are collaborating to design, build and, eventually, sell a “tiny house.”
Bemidji State University will recognize those who have served the United States of America in uniform as members of the armed forces with a series of events leading up to Veteran’s Day.
Freshman, sophomores and undecided students attended the Major & Career Expo, hosted Oct. 25 by Career Services and the Advising Success Center, to meet with faculty from different majors offered at BSU. Students learned about the registration process, how to change majors and received assistance with academic advising.
Bemidji State University has received a $1.61 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education to continue its McNair Scholarship program, which helps prepare qualifying undergraduate students to pursue doctoral degrees, through the 2021-22 academic year.
In October, 13 participants in Bemidji State University’s McNair Scholars Program traveled to Schaumberg, Ill., for the 26th Annual National Ronald E. McNair Research Conference. Four of BSU’s scholars gave oral presentations at the conference and a fifth gave a poster presentation.
Bemidji State University student Amber Vincent is one of four panelist who will discuss addiction and recovery at a Straight Talk panel. The Oct. 25 conversation is part of BSU’s activities in support of Collegiate Alcohol Awareness Week.
Bemidji State University’s Department of Music hosts an Oct. 29 concert by its Wind Ensemble.
The website College Choice has ranked Bemidji State University as one of the best online colleges in Minnesota.
Bemidji State University’s Talley Gallery features ceramics work by Dr. Tim Brockman, professor of technology, art & design, in an exhibition “Textures, Slabs and Thrown Pieces: Ceramic Art by Tim Brockman” opening Nov. 1.