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March 28, 2016
South Dakota school hopes to offer master's degree in American Indian studies
PIERRE, S.D.—Black Hills State University wants to offer South Dakota's first master degree in American Indian studies. The state Board of Regents will decide in the coming days whether Black Hills State can start to plan the program. The regents, who govern the state universities,...
March 28, 2016 - 4:57pm
March 24, 2016
BSU education Hall of Fame to induct 3: Anderson, McCannell, Weyer to be honored April 8
BEMIDJI -- BSU’s Professional Education Department and Alumni Foundation will induct Richard “Dick” Anderson ’68 ’75 ’87 of Solway; Daryle McCannell ’73 of Brandon, Man., and Jean (Fulton) Weyer ’81 of Menahga into the university’s Professional Education Hall of...
March 24, 2016 - 9:16pm
COMMUNITY: Always there for the student. Bemidji school district officials discuss program to help children in need
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji school district is on pace to serve about 300 needy students this school year through a program intended to give them...
March 24, 2016 - 9:08pm
March 23, 2016
HIGHER EDUCATION: Building bridges for the future: BSU/NTC presidential candidate Hensrud visits campus
BEMIDJI -- Faith Hensrud said the presidency at BSU and Northwest Technical College is “a logical next step” in a career that includes time...
March 23, 2016 - 4:14pm
March 22, 2016
HIGHER EDUCATION: Thompson says he’ll reach out to community and beyond: Second BSU/NTC presidential candidate visits campus
BEMIDJI -- Al Thompson said he would boost recruiting and promote diversity if he were named the next president of BSU and Northwest Technical...
March 22, 2016 - 9:36pm
March 21, 2016
HIGHER EDUCATION: Setting the standard. BSU/NTC presidential candidate Hanley visits campus, says schools are ready to lead in the future
BEMIDJI -- Rodney Hanley touted his work for the environment and his ability to get things done when money is tight and opinions are abundant...
March 21, 2016 - 9:43pm
March 20, 2016
Students in the News 03/20/2016
Local students named to dean's list at Oak Hills BEMIDJI—Local students were named to the fall 2015 dean's list at Oak Hills Christian College. Students are listed by name, hometown and year in school: Shannon Arney, Bemidji, senior; Jasmine Fairbanks, Bemidji, senior; Ashley...
March 20, 2016 - 12:31am
March 13, 2016
Students in the News: 03/13/2016
Local students earn academic honors ST. CLOUD—St. Cloud Technical and Community College recently congratulated students for their academic achievement fall 2015. Maren Erpelding, of Bemidji, was named to the president's list, and Avery Mann, of Laporte, was named to the dean's...
March 13, 2016 - 12:49am
March 10, 2016
Online MBA program at BSU accepting students
BEMIDJI -- BSU’s revamped online Master of Business Administration program is now accepting students for the fall. The program consists of 12 courses taught entirely online by BSU faculty, with an emphasis on business principles, strategic analysis and leadership development. Students...
March 10, 2016 - 4:23pm
NTC takes part in pilot program offering free tuition for qualified students
BEMIDJI -- A pilot program through the Minnesota Office of Higher Education is offering qualifying students entering Northwest Technical College this fall an opportunity to receive their education for free. MnSCU’s Two-Year Occupational Grant Pilot Program provides financial help...
March 10, 2016 - 4:20pm
February 28, 2016
STUDENTS IN THE NEWS for 02/28/16
Dufault named to dean's list MAYVILLE, N.D.—Elizabeth Dufault, of Hines, has been named to the dean's list for the fall semester at Mayville State University. To be named to the dean's list, a student has attained a grade point average of 3.5 or higher and successfully complete...
February 28, 2016 - 12:43am
February 27, 2016
State agency finds Hibbing school district allowed sexual discrimination
HIBBING, Minn. -- The Hibbing school district allowed sexual discrimination against students to occur, a state agency says, having failed to respond to complaints from female students who faced inappropriate questioning about sexual abuse, and other sex-based behavior by a senior...
February 27, 2016 - 2:10pm
February 23, 2016
Narrowing the gap: Local graduation report released
BEMIDJI -- Bemidji High School narrowed two key achievement gaps in 2015, according to data released this week by the Minnesota Department of Education. The state’s graduation report shows that 86.2 percent of students at Bemidji High School graduated on time last year, compared...
February 23, 2016 - 9:37pm
Students take their next nursing steps: BSU holds induction ceremony for nursing students
BEMIDJI -- Megan Berens has always wanted to be a nurse. It hasn’t been easy -- there have been many obstacles along her journey. In high...
February 23, 2016 - 8:29pm
February 22, 2016
Community education to hold ACT prep course
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji Area Schools Community Education is offering an ACT prep course. The class will meet from 6:50 to 7:50 a.m. Feb. 29, March 1, 2, 7, 8, 9 and 10 at the Bemidji High School. Cost is $35, which includes reviews in reading, writing, language, science and math....
February 22, 2016 - 8:12pm