Tucker Chytka, business administration-marketing major at Black Hills State University, was elected student president of the National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association (NIRA) for the 2019-20 academic year. The NIRA represents over 3,500 student members annually and 137 member schools and universities.
More than 130 golfers participated in the 19th Annual Mark Larscheid Memorial Golf Tournament July 6 at the Spearfish Canyon Golf Club, benefiting the track and field program at Black Hills State University. This year’s scholarship recipient was Allan McDonnell, a high jumper from Wall majoring in exercise science.
Pulling off the interstate and arriving back in Spearfish on a Friday night in the 1980s, it was the voice of Charlie Schad over the PA system at an athletic event that would welcome you home. The family of Dr. Charles (Charlie) and Nyla Schad recently established a scholarship in their memory at Black Hills State University. The scholarship will be awarded for the first time this fall.
Black Hills State University President Dr. Tom Jackson, Jr., made a quick trip to Dickinson, N.D., this month to present diplomas to six graduating members of the BHSU Rodeo Team who were competing in a two-day event in the neighboring state. The rodeo team capped off their season with key wins and strong placement for the College National Finals Rodeo this summer.
Full-time jobs, internships, and advanced degrees. In this series, Black Hills State University will highlight the future plans of some of the May 2019 graduates. Luis Bach, exercise science major from Rodenburg, Germany, landed an internship with Stanford University in California for strength and conditioning.