All of the specimens housed in the Herbarium at Black Hills State University are dead, yet the Herbarium continues to grow as the number of collections expands and the staff are called upon to provide plant identification for public and private entities.
Even as the water is being pumped from the former Homestake Mine, the Center for the Conservation of Biological Resources (CCBR) at Black Hills State University, is taking an active role by conducting genetic analysis of microbes found in water samples taken from the Sanford Underground Science and Engineering Laboratory (SUSEL).
BHSU senior Charlotte Walling and Dr. Andy Johnson, associate director of CAMSE, recently presented at the annual meeting of the American Association of Physics Teachers in Greensboro, N.C.
BHSU will have additional scholarship funds for American Indian students thanks to an American Indian College Student Scholarship Challenge Grant from the American Indian Education Foundation (AIEF).
Dr. Scott Stoltenberg, assistant psychology professor at BHSU, was recently awarded a three-year $200,000 research grant by the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH).
Dr. R.D. Theisz, humanities professor and chair of the Department of Humanities at Black Hills State University, had five poems published in the 2007 Volume Four Edition of Fire Ring Voices published by Bemidji State University.
Recent BHSU graduate Tara Buehner was selected to serve as a 2007-2008 Ward Neff Intern in her first year as a graduate student.
Sarah Hanify recently joined the BHSU staff as an Americorps*VISTA coordinator in the Community-University-Resource-Exchange (C-U-R-E) Office.
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Tuesday, August 30, 2016