OSU weekend is Alumni Weekend
Wednesday, January 21, 2009
BEMIDJI, Minn. - The Bemidji State University women’s hockey team will be celebrating its 10-year anniversary this weekend (Jan. 23-24) when the Beavers play host to Ohio State University. The puck will drop on both contests at 2:07 p.m.

The festivities begin at 11:45 a.m. Friday at the Beaver Pride luncheon in Walnut Hall and will end with an alumni celebration brunch at 10 a.m. Sunday at Raphael’s. Included in the weekend events are both women’s and men’s hockey games at John Glas Fieldhouse. The men have a series against Niagara.

During the weekend, there will be the unveiling of a 10-year banner that will hang in the rafters of the Glas, and the returning alumni will be recognized in-between periods of Saturday’s game.

Directly following Saturday’s game there will be an alumni game, and any alumni member is welcome to participate.

Listed below is a schedule of events for anyone interested in partaking in the weekend festivities.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
Friday, January 23, 2009
11:45 a.m. Beaver Pride luncheon
Walnut Hall

2:07 p.m. BSU Women’s Hockey vs. Ohio State University
John Glas Fieldhouse

5:00 p.m. Ap’s and Taps
Bar 209

7:35 p.m. BSU Men’s Hockey vs. Niagara University
John Glas Fieldhouse

Saturday, January 24, 2009
2:07 p.m. BSU Women’s Hockey vs. Ohio State University
John Glas Fieldhouse

4:30 p.m. BSU women’s alumni game
John Glas Fieldhouse

5:30 p.m. Pizza party and alumni reception
Beaver Pride room PE 240

7:05 p.m. BSU Men’s Hockey vs. Niagara University
John Glas Fieldhouse

Sunday, January 25, 2009
10:00 a.m. Alumni celebration Brunch
Raphaels downtown

About Bemidji State University
Bemidji State University, located in northern Minnesota’s lake district, occupies a beautiful campus along the shore of Lake Bemidji. Enrolling approximately 5,000 students annually, the university offers more than 65 undergraduate majors and 13 graduate programs encompassing arts, sciences and select professional programs. The university is a member of the Minnesota State College and Universities System and has a faculty and staff of nearly 600. University signature themes include environmental stewardship, civic engagement and global/multicultural understanding.

For further information about the university, visit our Web site at: http://www.bemidjistate.edu.

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