Dakota Roots, a web-based program to assist individuals who are interested in career opportunities in South Dakota, has helped over 400 people from 43 states find those opportunities and relocate to the state. Over 2,000 people from all 50 states, including many BHSU alumni, have shown interest in moving to South Dakota if given the right career opportunity. Nearly 40 businesses have also expressed interest in starting up or expanding into the state.
The Black Hills State Players will present a children’s theatre performance of Assignment: Earth, What Kids Can Do To Save the Planet. The show, which will be performed by a group of children from the Spearfish community, will premiere in the Woodburn Hall Theatre Friday, June 13 at 2 p.m. Additional performances will be held Saturday, June 14 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, June 15 at 2:30 p.m.
The South Dakota Board of Regents will award seven mini-grants to faculty members across the state who have developed research projects to support science, engineering, and education efforts associated with the new Sanford Underground Laboratory at Homestake.
Approximately 500 people were at Black Hills State University recently for a presentation by former U.S. President Bill Clinton. The nation’s 42nd president addressed the standing-room only crowd for more than an hour.
All TRIO staff from Black Hills State University attended the South Dakota ASPIRE Conference held in Aberdeen this spring. BHSU hosts two TRIO programs: Student Support Services and Upward Bound. Susan Hupp, Cody McMichael, Juli Larson, Peggy Madrid, Carol Gritts, and Veronica Feeney represented BHSU at the conference.
A retirement celebration will be held May 31 from 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Spearfish to honor Charles Follette, who recently retired from Black Hills State University where he was a speech professor.
Black Hills State University employees were recently recognized for their service to the students, the University, and the community. This year's retirees were also recognized and Dr. Ronnie Theisz was presented with the 2008 Distinguished Faculty Award.
Glen Lammers has been named rodeo coach and human resources assistant at Black Hills State University.
Sen. John Thune will address approximately 375 graduates during the 155th commencement ceremony at Black Hills State University Saturday, May 10 at 10 a.m. in the Donald E. Young Sports and Fitness Center gymnasium. Randall Morris, South Dakota Board of Regents member, and Hugh Palmer, BHSU Alumni Association president, will also speak during the ceremony.
Black Hills State University photography students are currently exhibiting new work in the Photographers Gallery, located in the basement of Jonas Hall on the BHSU campus through May 30.
Black Hills State University student volunteers were recognized at an award banquet recently.
The E.Y. Berry Library at Black Hills State University will offer extended hours during finals week to give students extra time to study and use library facilities to prepare for tests.
Black Hills State University Herbarium manager, Grace Kostel, was recently selected from hundreds of applicants to participate in the Research Coordination Network (RCN), a national effort funded by the National Science Foundation to improve the biological collection infrastructure nationwide.
Photography by Black Hills State University students, faculty and alumni is on display in the Stanford Adelstein Gallery at The Journey Museum in Rapid City through May 25.
Black Hills State University will host the 2008 Spring Choral Concert April 27 at 2:30 p.m. in the Clare and Josef Meier Recital Hall. The Concert Choir, Chamber Singers, and Community Choir groups will perform under the direction of Dr. Jonathon Nero, BHSU assistant music professor.
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Wednesday, July 27, 2016