Scholar-athletes at Black Hills State University have impressive grade point averages (GPAs). Jhett Albers, director of athletics, said BHSU scholar-athlete GPA statistics are impressive every year but even more impressive this year because BHSU has increased the number of scholar-athletes participating in the University’s athletic programs.
When Izabelle Choi was in fourth grade in South Korea, she vividly remembers seeing a picture in a textbook of the “Big Stone Faces” in South Dakota. Twenty years later, she stood in front of the Big Stone Faces, otherwise known as Mount Rushmore in Keystone, South Dakota, after accepting a job at Black Hills State University.
Black Hills State University will offer students in the Black Hills opportunities to expand their knowledge and engage in learning over the summer through several academic camps.
Shaina Johnson, biology major at BHSU and member of the Oglala Lakota Sioux Tribe from Porcupine, will spend this summer at Johns Hopkins in Baltimore, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta (CDC), and Sanford Medical Center in Sioux Falls as part of a prestigious public health initiative.
Almost 40 years after it first hit the stage, “The Phantom of The Matthews Opera House” will once again be a summer draw for Black Hills community members and visitors this July, thanks to a collaborative effort between The Matthews and Black Hills State University.
Black Hills State University’s pilot program offering reduced tuition to guard and military members in Rapid City has been expanded and will now also be offered at locations in Pierre and Sioux Falls.
Black Hills State University photojournalism students completed the project, “A Day in the Life of Spearfish SD,” recently, capturing the day-to-day lives of individuals that live, work and play in Spearfish.
The Sturgis Rally is 12 weeks away, but students at Black Hills State University have been gearing up for it all semester creating marketing and event proposals for a local company.
Dr. Amy Fuqua, professor of humanities who has been serving as chair of the School of Arts and Humanities, has been named the dean of the College of Liberal Arts at Black Hills State University.
A farce, a detective story and a timeless musical arrive at Black Hill State University next month for Summer Stage 2015. Tickets are on sale now.
Tayler Ripley, biology and chemistry double major originally from Gettysburg, turned his enjoyment of fishing Lake Oahe into a career with the help of faculty mentors at Black Hills State University.
Cassie Smith’s parents are all the motivation she needs to pursue her future career. Cassie, an exercise science major from Colorado Springs, Colo., will attend the University of Puget Sound’s School of Physical Therapy in Tacoma, Wash., after graduating from Black Hills State University.
When Kristin Prescott decided to enroll at BHSU, more than 800 miles from her hometown of Colgate, Wis., she was looking for adventure away from home. Now just days away from graduating, Kristin has decided to stay in the Black Hills and help local families through a full-time job with Child Protection Services in Rapid City.
Education students from Black Hills State University are making Teacher Appreciation Week extra-special for local teachers.
Dr. Urla Marcus, director of the Center for American Indian Studies at Black Hills State University, was recently named to South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard’s Native American Student Achievement Advisory Council.
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Thursday, July 28, 2016