For the past four years, Black Hills State University students have traveled around the country to volunteer their time and energy improving communities in need, from rebuilding houses in New Orleans to planting trees in Seattle. This year, the BHSU Office of Civic Engagement is planning a trip to the California Redwoods. The 21 students and their advisor will work with children at Camp Campbell, a YMCA camp near Boulder Creek, Calif.
Black Hills State University was recently unanimously approved to begin a chapter of Phi Kappa Phi, nation’s oldest, largest, and most selective all-discipline honor society.
Jake Miller, a Black Hills State University senior from Pierre who is majoring in biology and chemistry, has been selected to represent BHSU at a poster day highlighting university research in Pierre Feb. 17.
Nine students from Black Hills State University are taking part in the annual Students for Higher Education Days (SHED) at the state legislature.
Black Hills State University will host the Spearfish Area Chamber of Commerce Gone Fishin’ Mixer in the Hall of Fame Room at the Donald E. Young Sports and Fitness Center Wednesday, Feb. 11 from 4-5:30 p.m. just prior to the BHSU vs. SDSM&T basketball games.
Paul Kopco, instructor of mass communications at Black Hills State University, served as a technical consultant for a recent documentary.
Black Hills State University is joining Darwin200, a consortium of museums and academic institutions commemorating the 200th anniversary of Charles Darwin’s birth, as a part of the University’s participation in the nationally recognized Year of Science 2009.
Artwork created by Black Hills State University students has been selected for the University Invitational 2009 at the Visual Arts Center at the Washington Pavilion of Arts and Science in Sioux Falls Jan. 16-April 19.
Bruce Byrum, president of First Western Bank in Spearfish, presents a $10,000 check to Dr. Kay Schallenkamp, president of Black Hills State University; and Steve Meeker, vice president for University Advancement. The donation is the third installment towards a $50,000 pledge to establish the First Western Bank Scholarship Endowment.
The academic affairs office at Black Hills State University has released the dean’s list for the fall 2008 semester. A total of 508 students were named to the dean’s list.
Nineteen Black Hills State University theatre students are currently participating in the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival (ACTF) in Lawrence, Kan.
Nearly 300 people turned out this year for the 10th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Chili/Soup Supper. Over 200 food items were donated and nearly $950 both benefitting the Spearfish Food Pantry.
Dr. Garth Spellman, assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences at Black Hills State University, has been selected to receive the EPSCoR (Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research) Young Investigator Award and will represent South Dakota at a national conference in Washington, D.C. next month.
Black Hills State University will host a dance-related chamber music performance entitled, “Watch Your Step,” Sunday, Feb. 1 at 2:30 p.m. in the Meier Recital Hall.
Two Legislative Crackerbarrels are scheduled to be held at Black Hills State University during this legislative session. Crackerbarrels will be Saturday, Jan. 31 and Saturday, Feb. 28 at 9 a.m. in the David B. Miller Yellow Jacket Student Union Jacket Legacy Room. District 31 Legislatures Rep. Fred Romkema, R-Spearfish; Sen. Tom Nelson, R-Lead; and Rep. Charles Turbiville, R-Deadwood have been invited to attend and meet with the public.
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