Managers of the Rocky Mountain Savages, a membership group that encourages gaming opportunities in a region the Rocky Mountains, Chris Fuchs and Christopher Landauer will visit Black Hills State University Thursday, April 11 as part of the Geek Speak Lecture Series. Their lecture at 4 p.m. in Jonas Hall 110 on the BHSU campus in Spearfish is titled “Wizard, Fighter, Rogue: Community Building Through Gaming” will talk about the opportunities within role-playing games (RPGs) and the depth to which games can apply to human culture and tradition.
The South Dakota Board of Regents will meet on the BHSU campus April 2-4. Watch the livestream of the meeting at http://www.BHSU.edu/About-BHSU/SD-Board-of-Regents. BHSU will give a welcome Wednesday, April 3 at 1 p.m. in the Student Union Jacket Legacy Room with a video highlighting BHSU initiatives and comments from faculty members.
Interested in environmental issues? Join Black Hills State University adjunct professor Petrika Peters at the next Geek Speak Lecture. Peters will present “Global Dumping: Achieving Transnational Justice for the Toxic Waste Trade” Thursday, April 4 at 4 p.m. The lecture will be held in Jonas 110 and is open to the public.
Students of Black Hills State University will present what they have learned through their research experiences during the 21st Annual Black Hills Research Symposium March 26-28 in Spearfish.
The Black Hills State University Fine Arts Program invites the community to the Matthews Opera House & Arts Center Saturday, March 23 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. to participate in a public mural painting project to be placed adjacent to the green space in front of old City Hall. The BHSU Fine Arts program is collaborating with local schools and organizations to complete this new art project this summer.