This is going to be a big weekend for Maryanne Darling-Reich of Belle Fourche. On Friday, Dec. 7, Maryanne will turn 50 years old. On Saturday, Dec. 8, she will graduate from Black Hills State University with her bachelor’s degree in business administration. Maryanne completed all her classes online while working full-time at Black Hills Energy.
Nearly 180 candidates for graduation will be recognized during the 176th Black Hills State University commencement ceremony. The fall commencement ceremony begins at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 8 at the Donald E. Young Sports and Fitness Center on the BHSU campus.
Black Hills State University music students Sarah Rathert of Rapid City and Zachary Kerr of Spearfish won first-place awards at the South Dakota Music Teachers Association competition in Brookings recently.
Capstone projects completed by Black Hills State University Honors students this fall will be presented and defended Thursday, Nov. 29. Two Honors students are prepared to share findings from their personal research projects conducted under mentorship of a capstone committee of BHSU faculty.
Marketing and Management
students at Black Hills State University are using concepts learned in their classes to help the community by working with local businesses.