In recognition of National Poetry Month, Headwaters Open-mic CoffeeHouse announced Dr. Carol Ann Russell, Bemidji State University professor of English, as host on Friday, April 5.
Dr. Jessica Durgan, associate professor of English at Bemidji State University, recently published her first academic book entitled “Art, Race, and Fantastic Color Change in the Victorian Novel.”
Bemidji State University’s Talley Gallery continues its 2018-19 exhibition calendar with “Holograms, Bobbleheads, Music and Buttons,” a collection of artwork from Drew Graham, assistant professor of technology, art and design.
Dr. Larry Swain, assistant professor of English, read his paper at the Texas Medieval Association conference in October of 2018.
Dr. Janice Haworth, professor of music at Bemidji State University, presented “A Video Interview with Egyptian Avant-Garde Music Composer, Dr. Nahla Mattar” at Bemidji’s Adventures of Lifelong Learning event on March 26.
Drs. Stephen Carlson, professor of music and chair of the Department of Music, and Cory Renbarger, associate professor of music, will travel to Arizona for a March 24 performance of Schubert’s “Winterreise” at the Dove of Peace Lutheran Church in Tucson.
Bemidji State University’s Patricia Hartshorn, student and administrative support specialist for BSU’s School of Graduate Studies, has been invited to join Phi Kappa Phi, an honor society established in 1897 to recognize and encourage superior scholarship without restriction as to area of study and to promote the “unity and democracy of education.”
Dr. Anna Carlson, assistant professor of environmental studies at Bemidji State University, and Dr. Jeff Ueland, associate professor of geography, continued the BSU Honors Council Lecture Series with their research on “Empowering Rural Communities: Estimating Solar Power Potential from LiDAR-Based Rooftop Estimates”
Chuck MacLean, assistant professor of criminal justice, spent part of February 2019 on location in Oak Ridge, Tenn., as a guest instructor for the University of Tennessee’s National Forensic Academy. The academy trains top law enforcement officers from across the United States in a 10-week residential program focusing on forensic practice and courtroom testimony.