Bemidji State University’s Dr. Season Ellison, assistant professor of history, is directing a new play, “Now Maybe Sunbeam,” as part of a virtual fringe festival sponsored by the United Kingdom Edinburg Festival Fringe.
Bemidji State University’s Dr. Eric Forsyth, professor of human performance, sport and health, recently co-authored multiple interscholastic athletic articles.
Bemidji State University stands ready to welcome students back to campus for the fall 2020 semester beginning August 24. Following guidance from a variety of sources, including executive orders issued by Minnesota Governor Tim Walz, the Minnesota Department of Health and the Minnesota State system of colleges and universities, classes will be delivered in a variety of methods to help mitigate the spread of COVID-19 in Bemidji.
Beginning August 10, all visitors to Bemidji State University and Northwest Technical College will be required to complete an online health self-assessment questionnaire before being granted access to campus as part of continuing efforts to mitigate the spread of COVID-19.
To ensure the health and safety of our students, faculty, staff and the Bemidji community, Bemidji State University has developed a Return-to-Campus Preparedness Plan in response to the COVID-19 pandemic utilizing guidance offered in all currently active Minnesota Emergency Executive Orders and by the Minnesota Office of Higher Education, Minnesota Department of Health, the Minnesota State system of colleges and universities, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
To address the increased prevalence of the coronavirus in the Bemidji community, Bemidji State University has made an extremely difficult decision to further decrease the on-campus residential population. Given current conditions and future projections for the Coronavirus in Bemidji, we believe this is the best way to ensure that we can provide appropriate care and support to our students.
The Central Collegiate Hockey Association Board of Directors has voted unanimously to welcome the University of St. Thomas as the league’s eighth program beginning with the 2021-22 season.
With the health and safety of its member institutions’ communities, the importance of successful institutional campus reopening and the overall well-being of its student-athletes as its top priorities, the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Board of Directors unanimously supported a delay to the start of NSIC fall athletic competition.
Starting in the fall 2020, Bemidji State University is adding an online masters of public accounting program that can be completed in as little as a year.
Bemidji State University’s Dr. Robert Wilkinson, director of institutional research and effectiveness, currently serves on a number of national boards that advance the field. Most recently he elected to the board of directors for the Association for Higher Education Effectiveness.