Black Hills State University is hosting a week-long event, Sting in the Spring, April 18-22 to celebrate the successful spring semester and the students invite community members to join the fun.
The big Sting in the Spring event is Friday, April 22 with the Festival on the Green, and carnival from 12-4 p.m., followed by a concert in the evening and other activities held on that day.
With the 2016 presidential election just around the corner, the next Black Hills State University Geek Speak lecture will take a look at various voting systems used throughout the U.S. and around the world.
Dr. Dan Swenson, associate professor of mathematics at BHSU, will present “A Tour of Voting Systems: How Do We Choose a Winner?” Thursday, April 14 at 4 p.m. in Jonas Hall, room 110. The event is free and open to the public.
The Black Hills State University Theatre Department opens the new Black Box Theatre in Woodburn Hall, with a dark, student directed drama, “The Pillowman.” “The Pillowman” will be performed April 14-16 at 7:30 p.m. in the new Black Box Theatre, third floor of Woodburn Hall, on the BHSU campus. The show is not suitable for children - it contains adult themes, language, and depicted violence/torture.
The Black Hills State University Lakota Omniciye student organization will host American Indian Awareness Week April 4-9, culminating with the 33rd Annual Wacipi (Pow Wow) April 8-9 in the Donald E. Young Sports and Fitness Center on the BHSU campus.
Dr. Michael Shermer, bestselling author and publisher of Skeptic magazine, will speak at Black Hills State University on the topic “Why People Believe Weird Things” Thursday, April 7, 7 p.m., in the David B. Miller Yellow Jacket Student Union Jacket Legacy Room. The presentation is free and open to the public as part of the Madeline A. Young Distinguished Speaker Series.
Students and faculty from Black Hills State University were accepted into the upcoming 12th Annual Dahl Mountain Photo Competition and Exhibit.
The Black Hills State University Ruddell Gallery is currently hosting the photography exhibition Night Owl, the photographic work of local artist Seth Harwood.
A workshop, Women & Wealth: The Confidence to Pursue Your Goals, will be presented Wednesday, April 13, 4-5:30 p.m. at UBS Financial Services, 726 St. Joseph St., Rapid City.
The Black Hills State University Geek Speak lectures continue with an interactive presentation outlining the history of hip-hop, taking a closer look at the often-overlooked intersection of rap music and religion.
May’s presentation “God Show Me the Way: Religion and Hip-Hop” is Thursday, March 31 at 4 p.m. in Jonas Hall, room 110. The event is free and open to the public.
First Interstate Bank presented a donation to the South Dakota Center for Enterprise Opportunity (SD CEO) at Black Hills State University in support of the seventh annual Celebrating Women in Business Luncheon and awards presentation that will be held Friday, May 13, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Spearfish Holiday Inn. The luncheon and awards program highlights and celebrates the impact of outstanding women in the business community across the state.
Education students in Dr. Cody Lawson’s social studies methods course at Black Hills State University got their own lesson in history recently while examining artifacts in the Leland D. Case Library for Western Historical Studies on campus.
The South Dakota Center for Enterprise Opportunity (SD CEO) Women’s Business Center at Black Hills State University will host the monthly Women in Networking (WIN) lunch at the Spearfish Holiday Inn Swarm Room Tuesday, April 12 from noon to 1 p.m.
Black Hills State University honored retired teacher Anna Jean (Hutchens) McKee of Sturgis and 45 members of her family as the 2016 BHSU Legacy Family recently.
Black Hills State University instructor of history, Dr. Tom Arnold, invites the community to explore the origins of Godzilla, its meaning in Japanese culture, and its transformation into a worldwide pop culture phenomenon in the next Geek Speak lecture.
Arnold’s presentation “Not Just a Cheesy Monster Movie: the Multiple Meanings of Godzilla” is Thursday, March 17 at 4 p.m. in Jonas Hall, room 110. The event is free and open to the public.
Black Hills State University announces that Dr. Jaret Heise, science director of Sanford Underground Research Facility in Lead, will be the keynote speaker during the 18th Annual Black Hills Research Symposium, where more than 40 BHSU students will showcase their research and scholarly projects.
Anything is Possible at Black Hills State University! Faculty, staff, and students are making headlines with their achievements. See what BHSU is in the news for lately. Call 605.642.6215 to share your news item.
Black Hills State University
Office of Admissions
1200 University Street
Spearfish, SD 57799-9502
Black Hills State University, 1200 University St., Spearfish, SD 57799, (800) 255-2478 | © 2014
Saturday, August 27, 2016