Supporting Our STEM Students, Frauenholtz to Discuss Successes at Honors Lecture

Dr. Todd Frauenholtz, professor of mathematics and computer science, will present an Honors Council Lecture entitled “The Scholarship of Supporting STEM Students” on Oct. 28 at 6 p.m. in the American Indian Resource Center.

BSU recently completed a National Science Foundation grant that supported 20 undergraduate students with a major in the STEM field. Students participated in a learning community where they were involved in various career planning and extracurricular activities that led to their success.

The Honors Council Lecture Series is hosted by the Bemidji State University Honors Council, the advisory group to BSU’s honors program. It is composed of 12 faculty members representing each of the university’s colleges. Student representatives are also elected to the council by their cohorts for one-year terms. The series provides BSU faculty with a forum to share their expertise and the results of their research with the Bemidji community. All Honors Council lectures are open free to the public.

  • Dr. Season Ellison, assistant professor of interdisciplinary studies and director, liberal education and honors program;(218) 755-3355,

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