The Black Hills State University Honors Program has grown significantly since it was established on campus in 2003. From fall 2003 to fall 2010 the program, which offers highly motivated students a challenging and enriching education, has grown 125 percent.
As part of its continuing sustainability efforts, Black Hills State University instituted a new community garden program this past growing season. The BHSU garden produced vegetables that were used in the campus dining facility.
All student produced media at Black Hills State University have recently been converged into a single site, www.BHSUBuzz.com. The site includes the Jacket Journal, the student newspaper; KBHU-FM, the student radio station; and KBHU-TV, the student television station.
Three Black Hills State University students and their advisor, Dr. Mary Caton-Rosser, assistant professor of mass communication, recently presented at the Midwest Consortium for Service-Learning in Higher Education Conference in Crete, Neb.
Kim Nida, assistant director of financial aid and Veteran’s Affairs certifying official at Black Hills State University, and her daughters, Claire, 4, and Reese, 2, are among the many BHSU community members who don their green and gold BHSU apparel every Friday to support the “Jeans for Jackets” scholarship fundraising program.
Black Hills State University faculty are transforming lives and making headlines.
Myron Sullivan, director of Public Safety and Parking at Black Hills State University, was recently elected to serve as vice president of the Board of Directors for the MidWest Campus Parking Association.
A fundraiser featuring Hank Harris and the Hegg Brother to benefit the Black Hills State University Visual Arts Department and the Spearfish Arts Center (SAC) will be held Friday, November 19 at the Matthew’s Opera House in Spearfish.
Black Hills State University will host a haunted house Saturday, Oct. 30 and Sunday, Oct. 31 from 6:30-9:30p.m. in the Woodburn Theatre.
Over 70 students attended the South Dakota Certified Public Accountant Showcase that was held recently at Black Hills State University.
Kent Meyers, associate professor of humanities and writer-in-residence at Black Hills State University, received the Best Fiction award for his novel “Twisted Tree” at the High Plains Book Awards in Billings, Mont.
Sasha Pursley, assistant professor of history and social science, will present a lecture entitled "The Real Story of Halloween: the History of a Holiday," Thursday, October 28 at 12:30 p.m. in Meier Hall 307, as part of the Honors Program Lecture Series.
The Black Hills State University Bookstore was recently featured in National Association of College Stores e-newsletter for their innovation in community involvement. The publication highlighted the BHSU Farmers Market that was held during the summer and fall.
The Black Hills State University E. Y. Berry Library will host Snapshot Day, Tuesday, Nov. 2.
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Tuesday, May 23, 2017