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The Sochi Olympic Games Closing Ceremony, one of the largest single shows ever produced, put a spotlight on Russian culture and heritage. It featured dancers from the Bolshoi and the Mariinsky, music by Rachmaninoff, Rubinstein, and Vladimir Horowitz, and references to some of the country’s greatest authors, Tolstoy, Gogol, and Dostoyevsky.  It was an epic celebration – exactly the result Black Hills State University alum Michael Shann was looking for. 

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Black Hills State University’s week-long celebration of Native culture kicks off Monday, April 7 with this year’s theme “Earth is Sacred; Honor our Mother” focusing on environmental concerns.

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For two decades, the imagination and creativity of Black Hills State University student photographers have produced hundreds of amazing images. Annually, BHSU exhibits these images during a Spring Student Photography Exhibition. In celebration of the 20th anniversary of this exhibition, the BHSU photography program will display photos from its Permanent Photography Collection from March 18 – April 4 in the University’s Ruddell Gallery.


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Black Hills State University student editors Jodi Mathis and Jenna Carda recently attended the American Collegiate Press (ACP) Best of the Midwest Convention where professionals lauded the convergence of the University’s student produced media site.


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The creativity of Black Hills State University graphic design and photography students was recognized during the annual Black Hills American Advertising Awards with students taking home 15 ADDYs including Best in Show.

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Dr.Christopher Hahn, Black Hills State University instructor of music, and Colleen McKirdy, a music department accompanist, will perform a trumpet and piano recital Thursday, March 5 at 7:30 p.m. in the Clare and Josef Meier Recital Hall.

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A site has been designated for a Black Hills State University Underground Campus at the 4,850-level of the Sanford Underground Research Facility in Lead.

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A new Black Hills State University photography scholarship has been established in memory of Dr. Richard Kessel, professor emeritus of the University of Iowa and longtime supporter of BHSU.

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Black Hills State University is continuing to make progress on its sustainability practices achieving a ten percent reduction in greenhouse gas emissions per square foot of campus and increasing recycling to 35 tons.

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Dr. Kelly Bricker, interim chair and associate professor at the University of Utah in the Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism, will be the keynote speaker Thursday, March 27 at 2 p.m. in the Black Hills State University’s Clare and Josef Meier Recital Hall during the 16th Annual Black Hills Research Symposium (BHRS).

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Dr. Christopher Hahn, instructor of music at Black Hills State University, will present TrumpetIndex.org: Choosing Appropriate Literature for your Students Tuesday, March 4 at 3:30 p.m. in Clare and Josef Meier Hall, Room 128.

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Nearly 200 Black Hills State University faculty, staff, students and community members were present to cheer on their favorite dancing duo at the first annual “Dancing with the Staff” fundraiser.The event, sponsored by the BHSU University Programming (UP) student organization, raised $530 for the South Dakota Rancher Relief Fund

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Dr. John Henry Glover will serve as interim associate dean at the University of South Dakota as a national search is conducted to fill the position made vacant with the retirement of associate dean Tom Sorensen at the end of December. Glover will be on leave from Black Hills State University where he is a professor of American Indian Studies.

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The Black Hills State University Multicultural Committee and the University Programming Team student organization are sponsoring a presentation titled “African American Sheroes in South Dakota” by performer Joyce Jefferson Monday, Feb. 24 at 4 p.m. in the Jacket Legacy Room of the David B. Miller Yellow Jacket Student Union.  

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Black Hills State University faculty and staff are transforming lives and making headlines. 

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