The faculty, staff, students, and alumni of Black Hills State University invite community members to join the celebration of the inauguration of Dr. Tom Jackson, Jr., Saturday, Nov. 15 at 1 p.m. in the Donald E. Young Sports and Fitness Center on the BHSU campus. Jackson is the tenth president of BHSU.
Dr. Daniel May, assistant professor of mathematics at Black Hills State University, will converge the left and right brain Thursday when he presents a public lecture on math and poetry. The lecture, part of the Geek Speak series, will be held Nov. 6 at 4 p.m. in Jonas Hall room 110 on the BHSU campus.
Paper cranes, a self-portrait, the country of India, and sunlight describe four Black Hills State University art students’ pieces selected for the annual University Invitational exhibition in Sioux Falls. Yet, the artists’ stories intensify the impact of their work beyond a first look.
Dr. James Hess, professor of psychology and chair of the School of Behavioral Sciences at Black Hills State University, recently pledged a $1 million gift to BHSU to establish the School of Behavioral Sciences Make a Difference Initiative.
Dr. Courtney Huse Wika, assistant professor of English, will explore the past and present-day celebrations of Halloween during Thursday’s Geek Speak Lecture at Black Hills State University. A costume contest will follow the lecture.
Dr. Tim Steckline, Black Hills State University professor of speech, will offer his cultural and political critique of the products and ideology of the Walt Disney Corporation during this week’s Geek Speak lecture. The lecture titled “The Dark Mouse” will be held Thursday, Oct. 23 at 4 p.m. in room 110 of Jonas Hall on the BHSU campus.
The first-ever Black Hills State University “Beeline” drumline will debut at the BHSU football game Saturday, Oct. 18. The Beeline will first appear at the tailgate at 11:30 a.m. in the Young Center Parking Lot followed by cheers and cadences throughout the 1 p.m. football game against Adams State.
The Black Hills State University Office of Admissions will hold two open houses this fall, offering opportunities for new and potential students to tour campus, visit with professors and get a glimpse of college life. The open houses are set for Saturday, Oct. 18 and Saturday, Nov. 15.
The Black Hills State University Concert Choir and Community Chorale open their 2014-2015 season in November with “A Baroque Choral Concert.” The concert is Sunday, Nov. 2 at 2:30 p.m. in the Clare and Josef Meier Hall on the BHSU campus.
The next installment in Black Hills State University’s Geek Speak lecture series will be one for the books. Literally.
Black Hills State University hosts a “Tea at Three” discussion series to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month. The next discussion topic, The Search for Ethnic Identity, will be held Oct. 8 followed by Honoring Latino Veterans on Oct. 15. Both discussions are open to the public and will begin at 3 p.m. in BHSU’s Jonas Hall room 105.
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
Friday, October 21, 2016