Alumni News – Fall/Winter 2018

2019 Distinguished Alumni nomination reminders, new officers of the Alumni & Foundation Board of Directors and opportunities to engage with local and future alumni, headline this issue’s Alumni News.

Student-Run “Beaver Freeze” Ice Fishing Tournament Brings 95 Participants to Lake Bemidji

A participant showing off her catch of the day.

Area ice fishing enthusiasts gathered at Bemidji’s Diamond Point Park on Jan. 26 to participate in the third annual student-run “Beaver Freeze” tournament, co-hosted by Bemidji State University’s Outdoor Program Center and Department of Campus Recreation. Baylee Johnson, a senior aquatic biology student from Bemidji, Minn. helped establish the Beaver Freeze in 2017 and worked […]

“World’s Largest Hockey Stick Salute” Draws 100 People in Honor of Hockey Day Minnesota

Exactly 100 people gathered under the Bemidji State University Alumni Arch in sub-zero temperatures to show their Hockey Day Minnesota pride at the “World’s Largest Hockey Stick Salute” on Jan. 18. During the salute, participants raised their hockey stick in the air and tapped it to the ground in support and celebration of all hockey teams playing on the ice throughout Hockey Day […]

BSU Celebrates the Life of Martin Luther King Jr.

Bemidji State University honored the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday with a celebratory program reflecting on his life and legacy.