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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...
Posted On Aug. 23 2016

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.
Posted On Aug. 20 2016

Students New And Old Move-In At BSU

By Mal Meyer New and returning students are starting to arrive here at Bemidji State University. Staff, students and alumni are lending a helping hand for the 700 on-campus students who are moving in today. Among the crowd is Austin Wallestad, an alum from the class on 1970 and...

Construction Beginning for Birchmont Drive Storm Sewer Project

BEMIDJI- The City of Bemidji will be starting the Birchmont Drive NE Storm Sewer Project today. A small section just north of Decker Hall on Birchmont Drive will be closed. The entrance to Diamond Point Park will also be closed to make repairs on the storm sewer and clean out the...

Bonding Failure Frustrates Bemidji Leaders

Failure by officials to pass a bonding bill left several Bemidji projects behind. That news has frustrated several town leaders, including city councilman Michael Meehlhause, who is an alumnus of Bemidji State University. Their proposed project, which would use $18 million from...

BSU and NTC President Retires

Six years ago, one man moved to Bemidji in hopes of creating change and imaginative future for two schools. Six years later, many can say he succeeded in doing that and more. This week, Bemidji says farewell to Bemidji State University and Northwest Technical College President...
Posted On Jul. 1 2016

Patrias New Executive Director of BSU Alumni and Foundation

— According to a press release from Bemidji State University; Marla Patrias has been named executive director of Bemidji State University’s BSU Alumni & Foundation. “I’m excited that Marla will be taking on this new role with BSU Alumni and Foundation,” said Dr. Faith...
Posted On Jun. 16 2016

Finalists for Next BSU Alumni and Foundation Leader Visits Community This Week

The search for BSU Alumni and Foundation’s next executive director is narrowing down. Two out of three finalists visited the campus today to speak with community members. The nationwide search came down between: Josh Christianson, director of alumni relations and...
Posted On May. 31 2016

The Community is Invited to Meet the Finalists for the Next BSU Alumni and Foundation Executive Director

May 26, 2016 — Members of the Bemidji community are invited to meet three finalists seeking to be the next executive director of Bemidji State University Alumni and Foundation at open forums on May 31 and June 2. The finalists are **Josh Christianson**, director of alumni...
Posted On May. 26 2016

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