NTC Student Spotlight: Ashley Egerdahl

When Ashley Egerdahl graduated from Northome High School in 2006, she wasn’t sure what to do with her life. She went to Bemidji State University straight out of high school because that’s what she thought she was supposed to do. But after earning a bachelor’s degree in psychology, she realized her career options required a […]

Bill Blackwell, Jr., Named Director of American Indian Resource Center

Bill Blackwell, Jr., has been named director of the American Indian Resource Center atNorthwest Technical College and Bemidji State University. • print-quality photo of Blackwell Blackwell, a BSU alumnus and member of the Grand Portage Band of a Lake Superior Chippewa, will join the NTC and BSU campus communities after spending the last three years at Leech […]

NTC Alumni Spotlight: Jess Ness

‘Amazing’ journey leads Ness to degree at NTC College wasn’t always a part of life’s plan for Jesse Lynne Ness, a 2004 graduate of Bemidji High School. But her mother’s encouragement and support from staff at Northwest Technical College have made a degree – and the career opportunities it brings – a reality for her. […]

Karen Snorek named vice president for finance and administration at BSU/NTC

Karen Snorek has been named vice president for finance and administration at Bemidji State University and Northwest Technical College. Snorek has more than two decades of higher education experience in Minnesota and has served as vice president of finance and operations at South Central College in Faribault, Minn., since 2006. “Karen has excellent experience in […]