Campus

Spotlight on Bob Hewitt

By Dylan Rouse [twitter url="http://northernstudentonline.com/2014/04/16/spotlight-on-bob-hewitt/" style="horizontal" float="left"][fbshare url="http://northernstudentonline.com/2014/04/16/spotlight-on-bob-hewitt/" type="button"][linkedin_share url="http://northernstudentonline.com/2014/04/16/spotlight-on-bob-hewitt/" style="none"] [hr] [caption id="attachment_3689" align="alignright" width="300"] Photo by Alex Danielson[/caption] Whether you’ve met him once or see him every day, there is something about Bob Hewitt that students say you’ll never forget. “Within the first week of college we were on a first name basis,” BSU student Melanie Simonson says. Hewitt is a part-time employee at The Lodge and The
Local

BSU in the 2014 Winter Olympics

By Dylan Rouse [fbshare url="http://northernstudentonline.com/2014/03/18/bsu-in-the-2014-winter-olympics/" type="button"][twitter url="http://northernstudentonline.com/2014/03/18/bsu-in-the-2014-winter-olympics/" style="none" float="left"] [linkedin_share url="http://northernstudentonline.com/2014/03/18/bsu-in-the-2014-winter-olympics/" style="none"] [hr] There were high hopes for Minnesota’s “North” stars in this year’s Olympic competitions in Sochi, Russia. Minnesota sent 19 athletes to Russia, only one olympian short of California’s contribution to Team USA. Minnesota is known for its bitterly cold winters that seemingly overshadow and outlast all of the other seasons. This being said, Minnesota’s Olympic representation in
Campus

Meet Mel, Rec Center GMW

By Emilie Brouse [fbshare url="http://northernstudentonline.com/2014/03/18/meet-mel-rec-center-gmw/" type="button"][twitter url="http://northernstudentonline.com/2014/03/18/meet-mel-rec-center-gmw/" style="none" float="left"] [linkedin_share url="http://northernstudentonline.com/2014/03/18/meet-mel-rec-center-gmw/" style="none"] [hr] Mel Nygaard, Athletic Equipment Manager at the Gillette Rec Center, has been a Bemidji resident since 1985 and worked on the Bemidji State University campus for 14 years. He came to Bemidji from his hometown of Minot, ND, to coach football at BSU. He coached the team from 1994- 2010, and loved every minute of it. Mel
Outdoors

The Big Tip on Tip-Ups

By Andrew Persson [fbshare url="http://northernstudentonline.com/2014/02/08/the-big-tip-on-tip-ups/" type="button"][twitter url="http://northernstudentonline.com/2014/02/08/the-big-tip-on-tip-ups/" style="none" float="left"] [linkedin_share url="http://northernstudentonline.com/2014/02/08/the-big-tip-on-tip-ups/" style="none"] [hr] Ice fishermen are now settled in to mid-season patterns and tactics, and sometimes that means that the fish may not be biting quite as well as they do on both early and late ice. When these lulls hit, a great way to keep the feeling of fast action fishing going is by setting tip-ups for northern pike.
Sports

The Lone 12th Ranger

By S. Jones [fbshare url="http://northernstudentonline.com/2014/02/01/sports-editorial-seahawks-fans-in-mn/" type="button"][twitter url="http://northernstudentonline.com/2014/02/01/sports-editorial-seahawks-fans-in-mn/" style="none" float="left"] [linkedin_share url="http://northernstudentonline.com/2014/02/01/sports-editorial-seahawks-fans-in-mn/" style="none"] [hr] I’m a fan far from home. You might have seen me wandering the BSU campus with my double lined North Face Jacket and my Seahawks beanie representing the “hawks” logo. I love my city, Seattle Washington; (I call it the) Great Northwest. There is a sense of community in Seattle surrounding “The Hawks”, our football team, and