Black Hills State University has just announced an innovative program that will offer students in the region an opportunity to earn a bachelor’s degree for about $15,000.
For nearly two weeks this summer while a forest fire burned on nearby Crow Peak, the Black Hills State University campus served as a firefighting command center that housed and fed more than 600 people as firefighters moved into the area to battle the blaze.
Firefighters battling the Crow Peak Mountain fire are being housed on campus and personnel will also be using office space on campus. They will be moving some fire trucks and equipment with them in the parking lots. BHSU officials expressed their thanks for campus and the community for their patience as the firefighters work to protect us all.
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.
Two comedies and an old-style musical arrive at Black Hill State University next month for Summer Stage 2016. Tickets are on sale now.
Black Hills State University art students and faculty participated in a printmaking project that used leftover scraps to create prints that will be shown nationally and internationally.
Four Black Hills State University students are being recognized for their accomplishments in spring semester by TRiO Student Support Services (SSS). Students of the Month are selected based on their commitment and attitude with academics and the SSS program.
Dr. Sharman Siebenthal Adams, from the University of Michigan-Flint (UM-F), has been selected dean of the College of Education and Behavioral Sciences at Black Hills State University.
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 will award an Honorary Doctorate to Jodi Archambault Gillette, former special assistant to President Barack Obama for Native American Affairs, during the 171st Commencement Ceremony Saturday, May 7 at 10 a.m.
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.
It’s a simple equation with big results. Exceptional teaching, plus professional dedication, divided by distinguished service equals the commitment to students by BHSU math professor Dr. Parthasarathi Nag.
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.
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 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.
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Saturday, July 30, 2016