The findings from a joint study conducted by Black Hills State University in Spearfish, S.D., and the Tourism Crisis Management Initiative (TCMI) at the University of Florida show more than half of potential Florida visitors are concerned with the recent immense bloom of toxic blue-green algae in the state.
The public is invited to attend the final two gardening workshops to be held at the Campus Garden located south of the Yellow Jacket Apartments along Hillsview Drive in Spearfish. Tuesday, July 26, Jeremy Smith of Cycle Farm will present “Till vs. No Till: Benefits of Not Tilling Your Garden” and on Tuesday, Aug. 2, Michelle Grosek, master gardener of Bear Butte Gardens will present “Organic Gardening for the Home Gardener.” Both workshops are at 5 p.m.
The Office of Academic Affairs at Black Hills State University in Spearfish, S.D. has released the Dean’s List for the spring 2016 semester. A total of 690 students maintained a grade point average (GPA) of 3.5 or higher while taking at least 12 credit hours.
The master’s degree in sustainability at Black Hills State University is the only degree of its type that is available entirely online in the whole western half of the United States. The degree, which is drawing students locally and nationally, has implications for the environment, business, and communities.
As crews continue to battle the Crow Peak Fire near Spearfish, faculty at Black Hills State University are talking about how the study of sustainability can impact environmental operations.
Twenty-nine teachers from across the state of South Dakota attended a Physical Science Concepts for Teachers workshop June 19-24, 2016 at Black Hills State University. It was facilitated by Dr. Andy Johnson, assistant professor of physics and Dr. Janet Briggs, science education specialist at the Center for the Advancement of Math and Science Education (CAMSE).
For the past several years, Dr. Katrina Jensen, assistant professor of chemistry at Black Hills State University, has worked with her former teacher, Jessica Zwaschka, chemistry teacher at Spearfish High School, to organize an annual chemistry learning day at BHSU for high school students.
The South Dakota Center for Enterprise Opportunity (SD CEO) Women’s Business Center at Black Hills State University will host the monthly Women in Networking (WIN) lunch at the Spearfish Holiday Inn Swarm Room Tuesday, July 12 from noon to 1 p.m.
Black Hills State University received a grant of more than $250,000 from the National Science Foundation to support students participating in undergraduate science research at Sanford Underground Research Facility.
Business students from Black Hills State University and engineering students from the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology are partnering on an aviation project to develop technology and prepare a business plan to meet new FAA safety requirements at lower cost.
U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Regional Administrator and former congressperson Betsy Markey addressed a crowd of more than 300 people attending the South Dakota Center for Enterprise Opportunity’s (SD CEO) 7th Annual Celebrating Women in Business Luncheon held in Spearfish recently.
Black Hills State University recognized faculty and staff retirements, milestone anniversaries, and accomplishments during the annual Employee Awards Reception held recently.
Black Hills State University candidates for graduation were awarded master, bachelor, associate degrees during the University’s 171st commencement ceremony earlier this month.
The South Dakota Center for Enterprise Opportunity (SD CEO) at Black Hills State University announced the winners of the Women in Business Awards during the seventh annual Celebrating Women in Business luncheon held today, May 13, at the Spearfish Holiday Inn Convention Center.
Black Hills State University tourism and hospitality management students gained real-world business proposal experience recently working with the Spirit of the Hills Wildlife Sanctuary in Spearfish to propose a fundraising event for the nonprofit animal shelter.
Alicia Benz will graduate from Black Hills State University this weekend as an International University Scholar, one of the first two students to receive this distinction in BHSU history.
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Sunday, July 24, 2016