When Karin Humar enrolled in the University Honors Program at Black Hills State University she was ready to embark on an academic journey that would challenge and inspire. Her work has led to the creation of a professional development program that will inspire future students to maximize their educational careers too.
A Thanksgiving holiday tradition at Black Hills State University continued this year as students and staff from the BHSU Office of Student Affairs gathered items for Thanksgiving food and gift baskets for eight local families.
The holiday hustle and bustle slows down Sunday, Dec. 4 as Black Hills State University hosts “Holiday Revels at Romas,” a BHSU Music Department Fundraiser for student scholarships.
The Black Hills State University Theatre Department concludes its fall season with a workshop production “Non-Player Character,” addressing the gaming pin-up culture and the cyberbullying of women. The play will take place in the Woodburn Mainstage Theatre, second floor, on campus, Nov. 15-17 at 7:30 p.m.span>
The Black Hills State University Geek Speak lecture Thursday, Nov. 17 will explain the fundamentals of nature through various field theories, possibly originating from Superstring theory -- the latest candidate for the theory of everything.
Dr. Parthasarathi Nag, professor of mathematics at BHSU, will present “Supersymmetry, Superstrings and the quest for the Theory of Everything” Thursday, Nov. 17 at 4 p.m. in Jonas Hall, room 110. The event is free and open to the public..span>
Black Hills State University invites the community to an Outdoor Open House Monday, Nov. 14 from 11-2 p.m. as the University showcases the recently completed construction and landscaping.
The 16th Annual Red Shirt Cultural Holiday Exchange at Black Hills State University is currently underway. Angel tree gifts are available on trees located in the David B. Miller Yellow Jacket Student Union and the E.Y. Berry Library on the BHSU campus.
Dr. Nikki Dragone, assistant professor of English at BHSU, will discuss the historic and cultural reasons behind the prevalence of violence against Native women in the U.S. and Canada in the upcoming Geek Speak lecture “Advocating for the Protection of Native Women Through Theatrical, Spoken Word and Slam Poetry Performances,” The discussion will take place Thursday, Nov. 10 at 4 p.m. in Jonas Hall, room 110 at BHSU. The event is free and open to the public.span>
Dr. Tom Jackson, Jr., Black Hills State University President, received an inaugural Student Affairs Legacy Award recently from the University of Louisville in Kentucky.
The Black Hills State University Geek Speak lecture Thursday, Nov. 3rd questions whether a person’s race should be ignored or appreciated as a feature of our social selves.
Jace DeCory, assistant professor of history and American Indian Studies, and Dr. Tim Steckline, professor of speech, will explore what people mean by the word ‘race,’ and analyze how the word works for society, well or ill.
In the wake of increased racial tensions and protests throughout the U.S., along with several highly-publicized protests, Black Hills State University invites the public to the inaugural Presidential Lecture Series (PLS) presentation to hear from a nationally known speaker.
Dr. David Cremean, professor of English at BHSU, traces major historical events in professional baseball that led to scandals and corruption in the upcoming Geek Speak lecture “Lawyers, Home Runs, and Money: The Long and Ongoing Corruption of Professional Baseball, America’s Past-its-Time.” The presentation will take place Thursday, Oct. 27 at 4 p.m. in Jonas Hall, room 110 at BHSU. Event is free and open to the public.
Research at the BHSU Underground Campus at Sanford lab created an opportunity for Rachel Williams, Black Hills State University physical science and chemistry major from Spearfish, to earn an international internship with the U.S. Dept. of Energy and the National Institute for Nuclear Physics.
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