During a surprise announcement yesterday Dr. Ahrar Ahmad, political science professor, was named the Carnegie Professor of the Year for South Dakota. Also honored were Dr. Betsy Silva and Tom Termes.
BHSU associate physical education professor Dr. Betsy Silva was recently named South Dakota College Teacher of the Year by the South Dakota Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance (SDAHPERD).
Dr. Kay Schallenkamp, president of Black Hills State University, is taking part in a national Math and Science Education Commission in New York City this week. Schallenkamp will co-lead a discussion titled “Defining the University Campaign and Pledge for the Science and Math Teacher Imperative.”
BHSU will host a reception next week to honor three of its faculty members who recently received state and national awards for their teaching excellence. The reception will be Thursday, Nov. 15 at 3 p.m. in the Student Union Jacket Legacy Room.
Jesse Brown Nelson, mass communications student from Rapid City, will be exhibiting photographs in the second floor student lounge gallery of Clare and Josef Meier Hall on the Black Hills State University campus through Feb. 1, 2008.
A tree from the Black Hills State University campus has been selected to be the centerpiece of a Christmas display at the South Dakota Capitol.
BHSU will host an Arts and Humanities Research Blitz Friday, Nov. 9 at 4 p.m. in Jonas Academic Hall Room 305. The blitz will provide the public with an opportunity to hear about the various areas of research on which BHSU faculty and students are working.
Deaver Traywick, Black Hills State University Writing Center director, was recently elected as an at-large member of the board for the Midwest Writing Center Association (MWCA).
The BHSU Jazz Ensemble will present their fall concert Thursday, Nov. 15 at 7:30 p.m. in Clare and Josef Meier Hall.
Black Hills State University departments of music and business are sponsoring “The Original Fabulous One Guy,” Gordy Pratt, Tuesday, Nov. 20, at the Northern Hills Holiday Inn. This special performance is entitled Gordy Pratt: The Entrepreneurial Musician!
The Dakota Chamber Orchestra will perform their fall concert titled “Overtures, Firsts, and Other Beginnings” Sunday, Nov. 18 at 2:30 p.m. in the Clare and Josef Meier Recital Hall.
Dr. David Siemens, associate professor of biology and founding director of the new integrative genomics graduate program at Black Hills State University, recently published two articles and received a grant from the National Science Foundation.
Skip Yowell, co-founder of popular backpack company JanSport, spoke to over 150 Black Hills State University students recently. Six students won the opportunity to have lunch with Yowell to further discuss the topics of his presentation.
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