Two Black Hills State University professors were recently invited to give presentations at a United Nations conference in Seoul, South Korea. Dr. Len Austin and Dr. John Alsup, both associate professors in the college of education, spoke before an international audience at the World Civic Forum 2009 sponsored by United Nation’s Department of Economic and Social Affairs.
Black Hills State University hosted an All-Choral Reunion this summer. The All-Choral reunion attendees performed at the Spearfish Arts Center 32nd Annual Festival in the Park. The group plans to reunite in the summer of 2014 for another All-Choral reunion.
Black Hills State University professor of business, Don Altmyer, recently won the 2009 Professional Disc Golf Advanced Senior Men Putting Event and the Advanced Senior Men Mini Golf Event at the Disc Golf World Championships held in Kansas City, Kan.
Black Hills State University Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) member Darlene Swartz was recently featured in the Stories of Service Blog on the Serve.gov website.
Black Hills State University students now have increased opportunities for international experiences. Students note that international travel and interactions with foreign students who are attending BHSU change their view of the world and their place in it.
Sandy Klarenbeek, health educator, Division of Physical Education and Health at Black Hills State University, recently presented at the 16th European Conference on Reading in Braga, Portugal.
Dr. David A. Wolff, associate professor of history at Black Hills State University recently authored a book from the South Dakota State Historical Society Press that looks at the many roles of Seth Bullock in his long, productive life.
Black Hills State University faculty and staff are transforming lives and making headlines with their achievements.
Grant opportunities announced have been announced by the Grants Office.
Urla Marcus has been named director of the Center for American Indian Studies at Black Hills State University. Marcus has served as associate director of the center since 2006.
Marcus, says she is plans to continue to advance the work of the Center in her new role as the director.
Black Hills State University recently received gifts from donors. “These generous gifts will provide significant financial support for BHSU students,” says Steve Meeker vice president of University Advancement. “All of us at the University appreciate the support. These gifts will provide needed financial support for students as they begin to transform their life by earning their degree.”
Proximity to the Sanford Laboratory at Homestake combined with a high level of interest among faculty and staff has created numerous collaborative projects not only in science but also in science education and across the disciplines for BHSU.
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