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Gov. Dayton Signs Bonding Bill, Approves $22.512 Million for Hagg-Sauer Replacement

Bemidji State University reached a significant milestone in a years-long effort to replace the aging Hagg-Sauer Hall when Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton signed the state’s bonding bill into law on May 30.

Mississippi Headwaters Board Touts Conservation Efforts During BASS Championship

The Brainerd, Minn.,-based Mississippi Headwaters Board has shared a video feature on the 2017 BASS College Championships, hosted by Bemidji State University on Lake Bemidji in August 2017. The video gives an overview of the tournament and also looks at steps taken during the tournament to support water conservation and prevent the spread of invasive species.

Outdoor Program Center Preparing for May 14 Opening Day

Mark Morrissey and his staff at Bemidji State University’s Outdoor Program Center installed the dock at the BSU Boathouse in Diamond Point Park as part of their preparation for the summer activities season. The OPC will be open to all for equipment rentals beginning Monday, May 14.

More than 1,100 Graduates From Class of 2018 Earn Degrees

Will Weaver, professor emeritus of English, challenged the 1,082 members of Bemidji State University’s Class of 2018 to “be open to surprise, to chance, to the lives of people close at hand. You have no idea how that stranger might affect your life — or you theirs.”

99th Commencement: Gallery of Graduation Caps

Dozens of students in Bemidji State’s Class of 2018 celebrated their status as college graduates with custom-decorated mortar boards. We couldn’t catch everyone, but we were able to get photos of more than 50 of them. Congratulations, graduates!

Gallery: Students Attend Annual Sunsplash Celebration

April 25 was the annual Sunsplash event which was held outside on the Lakeside Lawn with inflatables, puppies, caricature drawings, tie-dying, games, prizes and a barbeque dinner for students to have fun before finals week.