The weather may have been cold, but a performance by the Beeline (BHSU Drumline) heated up the streets of Spearfish Friday night.
The Black Hills State University Music Department will present several free concerts for the public this fall featuring piano, jazz, and orchestral performances.
The Black Hills State University campus and community are getting ready to celebrate the annual homecoming week, Monday, Sept. 26 through Saturday, Oct. 1. This year’s theme is “Fresh Out of the 90s” and highlights include the Pep Rally, Kiddie Carnival, Swarm Days Coronation, a dance, a parade, and the football game.
In recognition of Banned Books Month, Black Hills State University hosts a panel of literature experts from BHSU and the community to discuss the history of censorship and intellectual freedom in the next Geek Speak lecture. Respective panelists hope to foster a multi-perspective discussion that will give both panelists and audience members an opportunity to discuss the rising trend of books being banned and challenged. The discussion will take place Thursday, Sept. 15 at 4 p.m. in Jonas Hall, room 110 on the BHSU campus. The event is free and open to the public.
The Black Hills State University School of Business will host a Career and Internship Fair along with an Accounting Fair on Wednesday, Sept. 21 in Rapid City. The Fair will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Holiday Inn Rushmore Plaza. An Accounting Fair will also be held the same day at the Joy Center in Spearfish from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Uranium exploration, mining, and milling have taken place in the Black Hills from the 1950s to the present. The upcoming Black Hills State University Geek Speak lecture welcomes a uranium industry expert to start a discussion surrounding uranium mining in the Black Hills, its impact, and major modern concerns related to mining.
Black Hills State University art professor Ann Porter will exhibit her “Saints and Stuffies” artwork at North Idaho College in the Boswell Hall Corner Gallery. The exhibition opens Sept. 6 and will be open to the public until Nov. 4.
The Black Hills State University Geek Speak lecture series begins with an interactive presentation about the role of music in current and historical activist causes.
The master’s degree in education programs at Black Hills State University are getting national attention. BHSU was named one of the 50 Most Affordable Small Colleges for a Master’s in Education 2016 by TopEducationDegrees.org.
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.
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Monday, February 20, 2017