The spring commencement ceremony is at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 7 at the Donald E. Young Sports and Fitness Center on the BHSU campus.
Black Hills State University honors students, Alicia Benz, biology major from Killdeer, N.D. and Ashley Ruegg, Spanish and history major from Gering, Neb., will present two very different research projects – one measuring how much exposure to nanoparticles (used in TV, solar panels) is harmful to rat livers and one analyzing the influence of Islam on architecture in Spain, for the final Geek Speak lecture of the spring 2016 semester, Thursday, April 28 at 4 p.m. in room 110 of Jonas Hall on the BHSU campus.
Black Hills State University announced the award of the annual Make a Difference Initiative scholarship to student Shenae LaCroix recently, marking the continuation of the Initiative’s commitment to students and the community.
The beef industry is one of the major driving forces behind South Dakota’s economy. Black Hills State University professor will explore the meanings and influence of meat consumption on the environment and social relations in the next Geek Speak lecture.
A group of eight Black Hills State University students who spent Spring Break in the Philippines shared their life-changing experience with the community recently.
Dr. Chris Crawford, associate provost at Fort Hays State University in Hays, Kan., has been selected as the new provost and vice president for academic affairs at Black Hills State University.
With the 2016 presidential election just around the corner, the next Black Hills State University Geek Speak lecture will take a look at various voting systems used throughout the U.S. and around the world.
Dr. Dan Swenson, associate professor of mathematics at BHSU, will present “A Tour of Voting Systems: How Do We Choose a Winner?” Thursday, April 14 at 4 p.m. in Jonas Hall, room 110. The event is free and open to the public.
Black Hills State University will announce the 2015-2016 Make a Difference Initiative scholarship recipient during the Make a Difference Ceremony, Wednesday, April 13, 4 p.m. in the Joy (Proctor) Krautschun Alumni/Foundation Welcome Center (Joy Center). For the second year in a row, BHSU students submitted applications outlining their ideas for a program to make a difference in the lives of others.
With torn paper and chalk pastels, Black Hills State University alum Kaitlin Klopfenstein guides her first grade students in an art project with an approach that has earned her recognition as the Wyoming New Professional Art Educator of the Year.
Three Black Hills State University student organizations were recognized during the March South Dakota Board of Regents meeting held at the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology recently.
Black Hills State University-Rapid City presents the final four presentations of its community lecture series this month, a line-up sure to offer new perspectives in health, history, business, and religion.
The Black Hills State University Geek Speak lectures continue with an interactive presentation outlining the history of hip-hop, taking a closer look at the often-overlooked intersection of rap music and religion.
May’s presentation “God Show Me the Way: Religion and Hip-Hop” is Thursday, March 31 at 4 p.m. in Jonas Hall, room 110. The event is free and open to the public.
Education students in Dr. Cody Lawson’s social studies methods course at Black Hills State University got their own lesson in history recently while examining artifacts in the Leland D. Case Library for Western Historical Studies on campus.
More than 200 Black Hills State University graduates were awarded master, bachelor, and associate degrees during the University’s 170th commencement ceremony in December.
Black Hills State University instructor of history, Dr. Tom Arnold, invites the community to explore the origins of Godzilla, its meaning in Japanese culture, and its transformation into a worldwide pop culture phenomenon in the next Geek Speak lecture.
Arnold’s presentation “Not Just a Cheesy Monster Movie: the Multiple Meanings of Godzilla” is Thursday, March 17 at 4 p.m. in Jonas Hall, room 110. The event is free and open to the public.
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