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Former BSU President Granted Emeritus Status

Dr. Richard A. Hanson, who served six years as president of Bemidji State University and Northwest Technical College between 2010-2016, was granted president emeritus status by the Minnesota State Board of Trustees during its Oct. 19 meeting. Hanson’s tenure in Bemidji included...

BSU President Formally Inaugurated

The president of Bemidji State University and Northwest Technical College was formally inaugurated today. Dr. Faith Hensrud will be BSU’s 17th president and the 3rd president to also over see NTC. Former and current staff members, students and other community members...

Enrollment On The Rise At Bemidji State University

For its second consecutive fall, enrollment at Bemidji State University has grown by more than 2 percent. Enrollment on the 30th day of classes shows 5,120 students attending Bemidji State this fall, the school’s highest enrollment since 2011 and its fourth highest in the last 17...

BSU Group Offers Break For Parents

Parents attending Bemidji State University can have a couple hours away from their kids through a program provided by the American Indian Resource Center. The group allows the students to have time to run errands, go to the gym, and finish anything else they might not be able to...

First-Year Students Learn Kitchen Fire Safety

When water is tossed on grease fire, it expands 1,700 times its original size, causing a massive fireball and an explosion. That split second left a lesson that would remain with many Monday. The Bemidji Fire Department brought a portable kitchen to Bemidji State University to...

Northwoods Adventure: Outdoor Program Center

With summer vacation ending and school back in session, many of those summer outdoor activities have ended, but we found that a unique partnership that offers a taste of summer even into the fall and winter.

BSU Holds 9th Annual Day of Welcome

Bemidji State University’s American Indian Resource Center will hold the 9th Annual Day of Welcome tomorrow. Starting at 9 A-M, the center will host a pipe ceremony, drum honor song by local group the Kingbird Singers, and Native American flute music and hoop dancing by Kevin...

BSU, NTC President Envisions Future

Both Bemidji State University and Northwest Technical College welcomes more than just new students this 2016-2017 school year. We sat down with both school’s 11th president, Dr. Faith Hensrud to talk about her goals and aspirations.

Finalists Chosen For Interim Dean At NTC

Three finalists are in the running to become Northwest Technical College’s next interim dean. Dr. Faith Hensrud, President of Northwest Technical College and Bemidji State University, named James D. Clark, Paula T. Langteau and Thomas M. Whelihan as finalists Tuesday. Each...

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