Honors Lecture

Sponsored by the Honors Council, the BSU Lecture Series is an important contributor to the fabric of academic thought at Bemidji State University. In this selective series, BSU faculty members share insights arising from their scholarship and creative activity.

Lectures are free and open to the public, but registration is required.

Upcoming Honors Lectures

Wednesday, October 14 at 6 p.m. CST
Dr. Rucha Ambikar

A talk/demonstration of women's representations in Indian films. No prior knowledge of either India or of Bollywood films necessary.


Tuesday, October 27 at 6 p.m. CST
Drs. Katie Peterson & Lukas Szrot

Locally relevant outreach activities were designed to enhance the middle school science curriculum and inspire Bemidji youth to pursue careers in the sciences.

ZOOM link coming soon

Wednesday, November 4 at 6 p.m. CST
Dr. Christy Cook

We are in crisis… Understand our current opioid epidemic, how it impacts the most vulnerable among us, and what medical professionals are doing to help.

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Monday, November 30 at 6 p.m.
Dr. Season Ellison

This lecture/solo-performance combines autoethnography, oral history, history, popular culture, tourism, and American studies. Come learn about the old west mining town of Tombstone, AZ and why it remains the “town too tough to die.

Zoom link coming soon