Michael Shann knows how to put on a celebration.
Whether it’s the Olympic closing ceremony, a movie premiere, athletic event or an executive leadership conference the Black Hills State University alum knows how to make a lasting impression. Now, it’s Shann’s turn to be honored. He’ll be presented with an honorary Doctor of Public Service degree during BHSU’s commencement ceremony May 9.
In addition to notable American Indian speakers on campus throughout the week, BHSU expects over 3,000 participants and spectators for the 32nd Annual Lakota Omniciye Wacipi (Pow Wow) April 17-19 at the Donald E. Young Sports & Fitness Center on the BHSU campus.
A new, pristine Steinway & Sons Grand Piano was installed yesterday and now graces the concert stage of Black Hills State University, thanks to the support of community donors.
Black Hills State University recognizes faculty, staff and students for their recent accomplishments.
Black Hills State University is now offering in-state tuition for children of alumni thanks to recent action by the South Dakota Board of Regents.
Black Hills State University is making plans to significantly increase higher educational opportunities in Rapid City following action by the South Dakota Board of Regents today.
Black Hills State University’s Concert Choir begins an eight-city tour of South Dakota April 15 including stops for clinics and performances at secondary schools and formal concerts for the public.
Many students work part-time during college, but few turn their part-time jobs into research experiments. One such study by a student-faculty duo at BHSU was recently published in the North American Journal of Psychology.
Drums, dancing and discussion converge on Black Hills State University’s campus during a week-long celebration of Native American culture April 12-19 with this year’s theme “Draw from the Past, Design the Future” with an emphasis on examining new and emergent Native art.
Veterans, student veterans, and American Legion Auxiliary members greeted Janet Jefford, National President of the American Legion Auxiliary, when she visited Black Hills State University’s Veterans Center Thursday, March 19.
BHSU will induct three athletes and two contributors into the BHSU Rodeo Hall of Fame during the Cowboys and Candlelight Dinner and Auction Saturday, March 28 at 5 p.m. at the Spearfish Holiday Inn and Convention Center.
Black Hills State University alumna Bjorg Remmers-Seymour attributes her successful and fulfilling teaching career to professors who inspired her. Now, Remmers-Seymour looks forward to going to school each day to inspire her students.
Remmers-Seymour was the recipient of the Rapid City Educator of the Year Award by the Rapid City Public Schools Foundation.
Black Hills State University recently honored five generations of descendants of Hubert L. and Lucille M. (Larson) Coffield as the 2015 Legacy Family.
Since he was 14, Alex Spencer has wanted to help others.
Now Spencer, a Black Hills State University alum from Rapid City, has deployed to Ghana to begin training with the Peace Corps, a program that sends American’s abroad to tackle the most pressing needs of individuals around the world.
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Thursday, April 27, 2017