Serving as parade marshal for the Swarm Day 2010 parade is Alyce Schavone, a fun-loving, jeep driving, community volunteering, ever learning fan of Black Hills State University who has been a part of the campus and the Spearfish community for more than five decades.
Ed McLaughlin and Doris Marie Strom have donated $100,000 to the Building on Strength & Stature Campaign at Black Hills State University. They are long time supporters of BHSU and have given 35 gifts in 22 years and have made a total commitment to BHSU of almost $117,000.
Black Hills State University will honor several alumni during Swarm Week at the annual Alumni Awards Luncheon. Marla (Hershey) Barnard will be honored with the Special Achievement Award; the Distinguished Alumnus Award will be presented to Dr. Forrest Brady; the Excellence in Education Award will be given to Dr. Tim Creal; and Ron Schuttler will be honored with the Special Service Award.
The Black Hills State University Yellow Jacket Hall of Fame will induct five individuals and two teams during the annual Swarm Week festivities. Lisa (Reynolds) Bomengen, Craig Crosswait, and Neil Grandbouche will be inducted as athletes. Kevin Williams will be inducted as a coach, and Scott Graslie will be inducted as this year’s contributor. The 1980 men’s cross country team and the 1963-64 wrestling team will also be inducted.
Members from the Class of 1970 are invited back to the Black Hills State University campus Friday, Oct. 1 and Saturday, Oct. 2 to celebrate the 40th anniversary of their graduation. The reunion will be held in conjunction with the 2010 Swarm Day festivities.
Black Hills State University will host a picnic for retired faculty and staff at noon Wednesday, Sept. 8 at the large shelter behind the band shell in the Spearfish City Park.
Black Hills State University alumni and students are transforming lives and making headlines.
Dr. Priscilla Romkema, dean of the College of Business and Technology at Black Hills State University, has been appointed vice chairman of the Zonta International Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship Committee for 2010-2012 biennium.
A new bronze sculpture of the Black Hills State University mascot, Sting, now adorns the front entrance to the Donald E. Young Sports and Fitness Center.
More than 400 were candidates for Spring 2010 graduation at Black Hills State University.
During American Indian Awareness Week, Black Hills State University hosted the seventh annual American Indian Alumni gathering in conjunction with annual Lakota Omniciye Powwow.
Nine students from around the world are among the first graduates of Black Hills State University’s Master’s of Science Degree in Strategic Leadership (MSSL).
Teresa Franzen, who recently graduated from Black Hills State University, has been selected to receive a $5,000 fellowship for graduate study from The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi.
Black Hills State University recently honored Kayla Haines, biology major from Mitchell, as the highest ranking female graduate during the 159th Commencement ceremony.
Graduates from the Class of 1960 gathered at the 2010 Black Hills State University graduation ceremony and were inducted into the 50-Year Club during a banquet hosted by the BHSU Alumni Association. All BHSU alumni who graduated 50 years ago or more are invited to attend.
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