In January 2019, Staci Hill left her home country of Dominica, an island in the Eastern Caribbean, to pursue her education at Bemidji State University. Now a sophomore, she has found a new home in Northern Minnesota.
Twenty-four Bemidji State University students enrolled in the Quality Assurance course taught by associate professor of technology, art & design Dr. Mahmoud Al-Odeh’s, passed the Lean Six Sigma certification exam.
Bemidji State University’s Brenda Mack, assistant professor of social work, co-presented a keynote lecture during the University of Washington’s annual Women in Agriculture conference on Jan. 25.
Bemidji State University’s Dr. Dennis Lunt, assistant professor of philosophy, will explore medical ethics in his Honors Program Lecture titled “Refusing Care: Conscientious Objection in American Healthcare.”
Dr. Angela K. Fournier, Bemidji State University professor of psychology, recently published a book titled “Animal-Assisted Intervention: Thinking Empirically” in which she encourages practitioners and scholars to examine interactions between patients and therapy animals.
Bemidji State University students volunteered at the Boys & Girls Club of the Bemidji Area on Jan. 20 in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
Bemidji State University’s Talley Gallery will continue its 2019-20 exhibition calendar showcasing pieces by the 2018 recipients of the McKnight Artist Fellowship for Ceramic Artists from Jan. 17 to Feb. 18. The exhibition, which is part of a touring exhibit, will feature 3D printed builds, sketched art, pottery pieces and more.
Bemidji State University and its degree programs have recently received a variety of awards for quality and affordability from several websites specializing in college rankings.
On January 13, Minnesota Governor Tim Walz unveiled the third part of his 2020 capital bonding proposal, recommending $448 million in projects to support the state’s institutions of higher education — including $263.7 million for the colleges and universities of Minnesota State.
The Bemidji State University Office of Admissions hosted seventy prospective students and their families at a Winter Academic Open House on Jan. 10.