Black Hills State University

CAMPUS  EVENTS

20

Jan

Garric Simonsen Exhibition: They lost, They found
Ruddell Gallery - 4-6pm
The Ruddell Gallery at Black Hills State University Presents the work of Inland Northwest artist Garric Simonsen!

21

Jan

Dave Little Alumni Mile
Young Center Fieldhouse - 10AM
Join us to watch the BHSU track team participate in the Dave Little Alumni Mile. Field events begin at 10:00 PM while running events begin at 10:45 PM.

21

Jan

Abby Belus & Alan Bonde Student Piano Recital
Clare and Josef Meier Hall - 7:30pm
Please come out and support the music program!

23

Jan

RC Speaker Series
BH-RC Room 112 - 6:30pm
Come out and listen to Hayley Brooks present on Holocaust Choices.

23

Jan

Movie Night
Jacket Zone - 7-9pm
Join BHSU Sustainability and Hills Horizon for a sustainability movie night in downtown Spearfish.The featured film will be, The True Cost.

26

Jan

Geek Speak
Jonas Hall - 4pm
Join us in Jonas 110 for this week's Geek Speak; these events are free and open to the public. This weeks topic: Panic! At the Meat Department. Food Scares as Moral Panics by Dr. Trenton Ellis

27

Jan

Geek Speak
Jonas Hall - 4pm
Join us in Jonas 110 for this week's Geek Speak; these events are free and open to the public. In recognition of Holocaust Remembrance Day, the topic will be Stunde Null: The Holocaust and Memory after 1945 by Dr. Adam Blackler

27

Jan

Basketball vs. Colorado Mesa
Young Center - 5:30 PM
Join us in supporting our Yellow Jackets Men and Women's Basketball teams as they take on Colorado Mesa starting at 5:30 PM in the Young Center!

28

Jan

Basketball vs. Western State Colorado
Young Center - 4:00 PM
Join us in supporting our Yellow Jackets Men and Women's Basketball teams as they take on Western State Colorado starting at 4:00 PM in the Young Center!

30

Jan

RC Speaker Series
BH-RC Room 112 - 6:30 PM
Trenton Ellis and Dan May will be present All We Are Saying: Activism in Music.

1

Feb

Project Management
BHSU-Rapid City - 9:30 AM-3:30 PM
At Project Management, workshop attendees will gain the basic project management skills necessary to complete projects on time, on budget, and on target.

2

Feb

Christopher Hahn Faculty Trumpet Recital
Clare and Josef Meier Hall - 7:30 PM
Please join us at the faculty trumpet recital! Concerts are free!

2

Feb

Get Connected: Facebook For Retirees
Jonas Hall, Room 205 - 4-6PM
Join us to learn the basics of Facebook and how to conveniently communicate with family and friends online.

3

Feb

Geek Speak
Jonas Hall - 4pm
Join us in Jonas 110 for this week's Geek Speak; these events are free and open to the public. This weeks topic: Prejudice, Privilege, & Perseverance Through the Lens of Disney’s Zootopia by Erica Whitiker

3

Feb

Basketball vs. MSU Denver
Young Center - 5:30 PM
Join us in supporting our Yellow Jackets Men and Women's Basketball teams as they take on MSU Denver starting at 5:30 PM in the Young Center!

4

Feb

Basketball vs. University of Colorado - Colorado Springs
Young Center - 4:00 PM
Join us in supporting our Yellow Jackets Men and Women's Basketball teams as they take on University of Colorado, Colorado Springs starting at 4:00 PM in the Young Center!

6

Feb

RC Speaker Series
BH-RC Room 112 - 6:30 PM
Enjoy the presentation Impacting Perceptions by Hailima Yates

9

Feb

Geek Speak
Jonas Hall - 4pm
Join us in Jonas 110 for this week's Geek Speak; these events are free and open to the public. This weeks topic: Be My (Bloody) Valentine: Werewolves, Mobsters, Corporate America, and the History of the Holiday by Professor Kelly Kirk and Dr. Courtney Huse Wika

11

Feb

Basketball vs. South Dakota Mines
Young Center - 4:00 PM
Join us in supporting our Yellow Jackets Men and Women's Basketball teams as they take on South Dakota Mines and Technology starting at 4:00 PM in the Young Center!

13

Feb

RC Speaker Series
BH-RC Room 112 - 6:30 PM
Join us for Laura Colmenero-Chilberg's presentation on Madness: Women in Popular Culture

16

Feb

Geek Speak
Jonas Hall - 4pm
Join us in Jonas 110 for this week's Geek Speak; these events are free and open to the public. This weeks topic: Who is The Reluctant Celebrity? - Crazy Horse, Korczak Ziolkowski, Chief Henry Standing Bear, or a University and Medical Training Center by Dr. Jeffrey Wehrung

17

Feb

Open House
Visit the beautiful Black Hills State University campus to learn about everything that BHSU has to offer!

17

Feb

Music Department Fund Raiser Concert
Clare and Josef Meier Hall - 7:30pm
Come out and support the music program!

18

Feb

Stinger Open
Young Center Fieldhouse - 1 PM
Join us to watch the BHSU track team participate in the Stinger Open. Field events begin at 1:00 PM while running events begin at 2:00 PM.

20

Feb

President's Day - No Classes
There will be no classes and offices will be closed Monday, February 20th in observance of President's Day.

23

Feb

Geek Speak
Jonas Hall - 4pm
Join us in Jonas 110 for this week's Geek Speak; these events are free and open to the public. This weeks topic: Truly Revolution? The Haitian Revolution and its Legacy by Dr. Jason Daniels

24

Feb

Kendra Iverson Guest Voice Recital
Clare and Josef Meier Hall - 7:30pm
Please join us for the guest voice recital to support the music program!

24-25

Feb

RMAC Indoor Championships
Young Center Fieldhouse - TBA
Please join us for the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference!

27

Feb

RC Speaker Series
BH-RC Room 112 - 6:30pm
Enjoy a presentation by Lindsey Clouse on Dialect Discrimination from Disney to Django: How Hollywood Uses Language to Reinforce Racial Stereotypes

28

Feb

Jacket Job Fair & Teacher Fair
Donald E. Young Center Field House - 9 AM-12 PM
Join us for the Jacket Job Fair & Teacher Fair to browse full-time, part-time, seasonal and internship positions in all majors.

2

Mar

Geek Speak
Jonas Hall - 4pm
Join us in Jonas 110 for this week's Geek Speak; these events are free and open to the public. This weeks topic: “One is not born, but rather becomes, a woman;” Seminal Voices in Feminist Theory by Dr. Laura Colmenero-Chilberg, Dr. Trenton Ellis, and Dr. Courtney Huse Wika

6-10

Mar

Spring Break
No classes March 6-10 for Spring Break.

13

Mar

RC Speaker Series
BH-RC Room 112 - 6:30pm
Join us for Robert Haivala's presentation on the Rise of the Third Reich.

16

Mar

Geek Speak
Jonas Hall - 4pm
Join us in Jonas 110 for this week's Geek Speak; these events are free and open to the public. This weeks topic: 21st Century Pop Culture Blurring the Lines: Heroes or Villains? by Dr. Nikki Dragone

20

Mar

RC Speaker Series
BH-RC Room 112 - 6:30 pm
Come out and enjoy a presentation on Historical and Present Racial Disparities in the U.S. Criminal Justice System by Joshua Houy.

23

Mar

Geek Speak
Jonas Hall - 4pm
Join us in Jonas 110 for this week's Geek Speak; these events are free and open to the public. This weeks topic: Learn Abstract Mathematics By DOING Something by Dr. Dan May

23-25

Mar

Yellow Jacket Spring Open
Young Center Field House - TBA
Join us for the Yellow Jacket Spring open in the Young Center Field House! Times TBA

27

Mar

RC Speaker Series
BH-RC Room 112 - 6:30pm
Join us for William Cockrell's presentation on The Video Game Monologues.

30

Mar

Geek Speak
Jonas Hall - 4pm
Join us in Jonas 110 for this week's Geek Speak; these events are free and open to the public. This weeks topic: Bad Bureaucrats? The Future of Whistleblowing in a Post-Snowden World by PhD student Cody Drolc

1

Apr

Open House
Visit the beautiful Black Hills State University campus to learn about everything that BHSU has to offer! .

3

Apr

RC Speaker Series
BH-RC Room 112 - 6:30pm
Enjoy a presentation on Who is the Reluctant Celebrity? - Crazy Horse, Korczak Ziolkowsi, Chief Henry Standing Bear by Jeffrey Wehrung.

6

Apr

Geek Speak
Jonas Hall - 4pm
Join us in Jonas 110 for this week's Geek Speak; these events are free and open to the public. This weeks topic: From Blake to the Beatles and Beyond: The Legacy of Romanticism by Dr. Martin Fashbaugh

10

Apr

RC Speaker Series
BH-RC Room 112 - 6:30 pm
Join us for Terri Bruce's presentation on Transgender 101.

14

Apr

Easter Break
There will be no classes Friday, April 14th.

20

Apr

Geek Speak
Jonas Hall - 4pm
Join us in Jonas 110 for this week's Geek Speak; these events are free and open to the public. This weeks topic: Metapatterns by Dr. Liz Fayer

24

Apr

RC Speaker Series
BH-RC Room 112 - 6:30pm
Please join us for a presentation on LGBTQ+: Fleshing Out the Acronym by William Cockrell, Lesleigh Owen, Terri Bruce, and Emilia Flint.

27

Apr

Geek Speak
Jonas Hall - 4pm
Join us in Jonas 110 for this week's Geek Speak; these events are free and open to the public. This weeks topic: Madness in Popular Culture: The “Insanity” of Women by Dr. Laura Colmenero-Chilberg

1

May

Exit Exams
Exit Exams will take place the morning of Monday, May 1st.

1-5

May

Final Exams
Final Exams will take place May 1-5.

6

May

Commencement
Spring 2017 Commencement will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 6th at the Young Center.

CONTACT INFORMATION

Black Hills State University
Office of Admissions
1200 University Street
Unit #9502
Spearfish, SD 57799-9502
605.642.6343
admissions@bhsu.edu




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