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Congratulations to 2014 Alumni Award Recipients







Lori A. (Jones) Carmichael '86
Territory Manager, Internal Revenue Service







Kirk P. Gregg '81
Chief Administrative Officer – Corning Inc.
Corning, N.Y.


Robert J. Krowech '72
Founder – Heat Recovery System Technology, Inc.
Eden Prairie


Dr. Christopher Waller
Senior Vice President and Director – Federal Reserve Bank.
St. Louis, Mo.








Randy W. Bowen '72
Education Coordinator – College of St. Scholastica

Homecoming weekend is Oct. 17-19


Activities actually kick off the week before with a high-powered hockey game against University of North Dakota. Throughout the week students, alumni and the public will have a number of chances to show their Go Green Spirit. A partial list of activities includes:

  • Ribbon cutting/open house for nursing lab. Launch 30 years of nursing at BSU

  • Honors Gala - Fri. 5:30 p.m., Sanford Center Ballroom

  • Homecoming parade - Sat. at 10 a.m., downtown Bemidji. Register here.

  • Women's soccer vs. - Northern State. Sat. at 11 a.m., Chet Anderson Stadium

  • Post-soccer/pre-football 

  • Beavers vs. Beavers (Minot) football game - Sat. at 2 p.m., Chet Anderson Stadium

  • Women's volleyball vs. MSU Moorhead - Fri. at 7 p.m. and Sat. vs. Northern State at 5 p.m., BSU Fieldhouse

  • Football reunion - Sat. (after game), American Indian Resource Center

  • Beaver Block Party Street Dance - Sat., 8:30 p.m. downtown Bemidji (between 3rd & 4th Streets)

  • Carl O. Thompson Memorial Concert - Sun. at 3 p.m., Bangsberg Auditorium

Check in here or visit the BSU Alumni Facebook page to stay up to date. Registration details coming soon. Book your hotel rooms now!

Homecoming weekend hotel information

  • AmericInn Hotel: $114.90 + tax (218-751-3000)
  • Best Western: $77 - $79 + tax (218-751-0390)
  • Country Inn & Suites: $125 - $155 + tax (218-441-4800)
  • DoubleTree: $159 - $179 + tax (218-441-4400)
  • Hampton Inn: $165 - $170 + tax (218-751-3600)
  • Holiday Inn Express: $99.95 + tax (218-751-2487)
  • Super 8 Motel: $86.98 + tax (218-751-8481)

Position opening

The Bemidji State University Foundation is seeking an individual with successful development and management experience to fill our Chief Development Officer position. This is a management level position within the Foundation and offers a competitive salary and benefit package. Please click here to read the vacancy notice and here to read the full position description.

Alumni information verification project underway








BSU is working with an outside vendor (PCI) to verify alumni information for an alumni directory project. You may receive a postcard, email and/or phone call asking to confirm our records or update them. We appreciate your cooperation with this project. Check out our frequently asked questions page, email or call 218-755-3989. 

BSU and friends activities abound!

To register, call 218-755-3989 or toll-free 877-278-2586 (877-BSU-ALUM) or use the link provided.

In the Twin Cities:

We’re going back to the theatre! BSU @ the Orpheum on Sunday, September 7 at 1 p.m. for Book of Mormon. Tickets for the Tony-Award-winning play are available on the main floor—$112 and balcony—$102. The ticket deadline is August 15. Register online.


Young Alumni Networking social is another new activity. Recent grads and experienced professionals can talk business or BSU news at Haskell’s Port of Excelsior prior to the Lake Minnetonka cruise (4:45-5:45 p.m.). You will be on your own to “talk amongst yourselves.” Register online.


Alumni and guests can board the Lady of the Lake at 6 p.m. for a paddlewheel cruise around Lake Minnetonka until 9 p.m. Enjoy an Oktoberfest buffet and cash bar ($25). The deadline to order tickets is September 12. Register online.



Join the Team Behind the Team

Horizons - Bemidji State Alumni Magazine - Fall/Winter 2012

Spring/Summer 2013

BSU alum Moses Tsang will receive the first honorary doctorate awarded by the university. Bemidji State University Magazine also features an interview with Dr. Anton Treuer, new executive director of the American Indian Resource Center, and a story about alum Rita Albrecht, Bemidji's first female mayor.


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