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.
Black Hills State University invites the community to a tree care workshop in celebration of Arbor Day. The workshop will be held Wednesday, April 20 at 3 p.m. in front of the Life Sciences Building on the BHSU Campus.
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.
Black Hills State University-Rapid City (BHSU-RC) will offer more classes, enhance science and photography laboratory facilities, and begin offering classes at alternate time frames – including more daytime classes and Saturday morning classes – in its ongoing effort to meet the needs of students in the state’s second largest city.
Black Hills State University is hosting a week-long event, Sting in the Spring, April 18-22 to celebrate the successful spring semester and the students invite community members to join the fun.
The big Sting in the Spring event is Friday, April 22 with the Festival on the Green, and carnival from 12-4 p.m., followed by a concert in the evening and other activities held on that day.
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.
The Black Hills State University Theatre Department opens the new Black Box Theatre in Woodburn Hall, with a dark, student directed drama, “The Pillowman.” “The Pillowman” will be performed April 14-16 at 7:30 p.m. in the new Black Box Theatre, third floor of Woodburn Hall, on the BHSU campus. The show is not suitable for children - it contains adult themes, language, and depicted violence/torture.
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 Lakota Omniciye student organization will host American Indian Awareness Week April 4-9, culminating with the 33rd Annual Wacipi (Pow Wow) April 8-9 in the Donald E. Young Sports and Fitness Center on the BHSU campus.
BHSU student entrepreneurs came home with a Regional Championship trophy after competing at the Enactus Regional Exposition in Chicago recently. The team's win earned them an invitation to compete May 15-17 at the Enactus National Exposition in St. Louis.
Dr. Michael Shermer, bestselling author and publisher of Skeptic magazine, will speak at Black Hills State University on the topic “Why People Believe Weird Things” Thursday, April 7, 7 p.m., in the David B. Miller Yellow Jacket Student Union Jacket Legacy Room. The presentation is free and open to the public as part of the Madeline A. Young Distinguished Speaker Series.
The Black Hills State University Ruddell Gallery is currently hosting the photography exhibition Night Owl, the photographic work of local artist Seth Harwood.
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.
Anything is Possible at Black Hills State University! Faculty, staff, and students are making headlines with their achievements. See what BHSU is in the news for lately. Call 605.642.6215 to share your news item.
Black Hills State University
Office of Admissions
1200 University Street
Spearfish, SD 57799-9502
Black Hills State University, 1200 University St., Spearfish, SD 57799, (800) 255-2478 | © 2014
Tuesday, January 24, 2017