Bemidji State University has partnered with community investors on a multi-year project to design, build and, eventually, sell a “tiny house.” A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held at Bemidji State on Earth Day 2019 to celebrate the nearly-completed project and the many students who were involved in its construction.
Dr. Jim Barta, dean of the College of Arts, Education and Humanities, hosted a Native American flute circle at Bemidji State University on April 16 as part of the Bemidji Adventures in Lifelong Learning program.
The Board of Trustees of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities has voted unanimously to approve an extension of the employment agreement with Chancellor Devinder Malhotra for a period of two additional years beyond its current end date of July 31, 2021.
Dr. Eric Forsyth, professor of human performance, sport and health, at Bemidji State University, co-wrote a peer-reviewed article entitled “Parents and Interscholastic Sport: A Mix-Method Approach to Identify Salient Issues” that has been published in “Managing Sport and Leisure,” an international journal.
Senior Andrea Goodwin was named Outstanding American Indian Student of the Year and 44 graduating Native American students were honored at Bemidji State University’s 39th Annual American Indian Students Recognition Banquet.
Colleen Deel, assistant professor of library & library services, will give the final lecture in the BSU Honors Council Lecture Series with her presentation entitled “Critically Understanding Our Relationship to the BSU Centennial.”
Serena Graves, a sophomore indigenous studies major at Bemidji State University, grew up on the Red Lake Reservation in northern Minnesota without ever learning how to speak Ojibwe. Today she spends her time studying the language of her ancestors and working at the Red Lake Immersion School where she speaks Ojibwe on a daily basis.