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August 23, 2016
NTC names Paula Langteau as interim dean
BEMIDJI -- Northwest Technical College has named Paula Langteau as interim dean. She comes to Bemidji with nearly three decades of higher education experience, gained at two-year and technical colleges in Wisconsin and Georgia, according to NTC. “I’m excited to have Paula joining...
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August 22, 2016
First day of classes at BSU
Fall classes at BSU and Northwest Technical College began Monday.
August 22, 2016 - 5:03pm
August 21, 2016
STUDENTS IN THE NEWS: 08/21/2016
Local students graduate from NTC BEMIDJI—Several local students graduated from Northwest Technical College in Bemidji at the conclusion of the Spring 2016 semester. Students are separated into hometowns and listed by name, degree and major. Students from Becida include Heather...
August 21, 2016 - 12:34am
August 14, 2016
STUDENTS IN THE NEWS - SUNDAY AUG. 14
Richards named to Creighton University dean's list OMAHA, Neb.—Colin Richards, of Solway, a senior in the College of Arts and Sciences was named to the Creighton University dean's list for spring 2016. Full-time students who earn a 3.5 grade-point average or better on a 4.0...
August 14, 2016 - 12:58am
August 8, 2016
Minnesota hands out $25 million to launch pre-kindergarten programs
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota taxpayers will fund free pre-kindergarten for 3,302 4-year-olds this fall, a far cry from what Gov. Mark Dayton would like....
August 8, 2016 - 11:20pm
NTC to participate in project to eliminate traditional textbooks
BEMIDJI -- Northwest Technical College (NTC) will participate in a national program to eliminate traditional textbooks and replace them with...
August 8, 2016 - 6:00pm
August 7, 2016
Students in the News for 08/07/16
Verchota graduates from Colorado College COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.—Allie Verchota, of Bemidji, graduated from Colorado College with a bachelor's degree in mathematics. Verchota was one of 569 undergraduates receiving a degree at the May 16 ceremony, in which Colorado College alumna...
August 7, 2016 - 11:00am
August 5, 2016
BSU Community Appreciation Day is Sept. 1
BEMIDJI -- The BSU Alumni and Foundation will host the next BSU Community Appreciation Day on Sept. 1 on campus. The 11th annual event will be...
August 5, 2016 - 7:32pm
August 2, 2016
Finalists named for interim dean at NTC
BEMIDJI -- Faith Hensrud, president of BSU and Northwest Technical College, has named James Clark, Paula Langteau and Thomas Whelihan as finalists for the position of interim dean at NTC. BSU and NTC are interviewing the trio of candidates in search of a successor for Bob Griggs,...
August 2, 2016 - 5:00pm
July 28, 2016
Math, reading scores stall in latest round of Minnesota testing
ST. PAUL -- After another round of disappointing standardized test results, Education Commissioner Brenda Cassellius said the state may never...
July 28, 2016 - 4:36pm
July 24, 2016
STUDENTS IN THE NEWS: 07/24/2016
Siemers named to honors list Concordia University Wisconsin CONCORDIA, Wis.—Concordia University Wisconsin officials have released the spring honors list for the 2015-2016 academic year. To be eligible for the honor, students must achieve a minimum 3.5 GPA. Michelle Siemers,...
July 24, 2016 - 12:07am
July 16, 2016
STUDENTS IN THE NEWS: 07/17/2016
Local students graduate from U of M Crookston CROOKSTON—The office of the registrar at the University of Minnesota Crookston recently announced its list of spring semester 2016 graduates. Local students include Jonathan Gordon and Marilyn Lewis. Jonathan Gordon, of Cass Lake,...
July 16, 2016 - 8:01pm
July 14, 2016
Vizenor named next Leech Lake Tribal College president: College to hold 25th anniversary event Friday in Bemidji
CASS LAKE -- Erma Vizenor will be be introduced as Leech Lake Tribal College's new president at the institution's 25th anniversary Friday in...
July 14, 2016 - 11:38pm
July 13, 2016
BSU starts new student wellness initiative: Recreation facility renamed to Gillett Wellness Center
BEMIDJI -- BSU has started a new student wellness initiative called The Best You @ BSU. The initiative aims to align a student’s college experience...
July 13, 2016 - 7:13pm
July 11, 2016
HIGHER EDUCATION: Griggs to leave NTC for South Dakota post
BEMIDJI -- BSU and Northwest Technical College will name this week a temporary replacement for NTC Interim Dean Bob Griggs, who is leaving to become the president of Southeast Technical Institute in Sioux Falls, S.D. Griggs has been interim dean at NTC since 2014. Griggs has worked...
July 11, 2016 - 6:29pm