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College of Education and Behavioral Sciences

Not even a week into the job and the new Black Hills State University president, Dr. Tom Jackson Jr., encountered a whole different world when he visited the Sanford Underground Research Facility (Sanford Lab) to visit with faculty and researchers about their work nearly a mile underground in the former Homestake Mine near Lead.

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Wells Fargo in Spearfish recently donated $3,000 in academic scholarships for Black Hills State University students.

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The Johanna Meier Opera Theater Institute at Black Hills State University celebrates its 16th and final year with two special performances.

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The Office of Academic Affairs at Black Hills State University has released the dean’s list for the spring of 2014 semester.  A total of 734 students maintained a grade point average of 3.5 or above while taking at least 12 credit hours to be named to the list this semester.

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Black Hills State University Student Support Services (SSS) has recognized four students for the spring semester who have demonstrated dedication in pursuing their undergraduate degree and served as leaders and mentors for other students.

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Hundreds of family, friends, faculty and staff packed into the Donald E. Young Sports and Fitness Center recently to celebrate the achievements of more than 300 Black Hills State University graduates awarded master, bachelor and associate degrees during the University's 167th commencement ceremony.

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For the fourth year in a row, Black Hills State University is offering an opportunity for local elementary through high school students to explore the world around them. The annual Summer Exploration Institute will be held June 16-20 for ages 11-16 and July 7-11 for ages 7-10.


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 Black Hills State University students Mark Quasney, business administration – economics and finance major from Rapid City, and Clair Cecil, psychology major from Rapid City, were among the many students recognized during the University Center-Rapid City’s annual Celebrating and Encouraging Networking, Teamwork, Engagement, and Recognition ceremony.

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Recent graduates Nicole Faas and Kaitlin Schneider graduated as University Scholars after successfully defending their capstone project.

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Black Hills State University psychology major Kaitlin Schneider, who started her collegiate career while still a senior at Sturgis Brown High School, has spent the last several years involved in a variety of research projects, one which awarded her the top undergraduate oral presentation at this year’s Black Hills Research Symposium (BHRS).While her time as a BHSU undergraduate will come to an end tomorrow, Schneider’s career in academia is just beginning.

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More than 420 candidates will be recognized for graduation during Black Hills State University’s 167th commencement ceremony Saturday, May 10 at 10 a.m. in the Donald E. Young Sports and Fitness Center.


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Two longtime Black Hills State University professors, Jace DeCory, assistant professor of history and American Indian Studies, and Dr. Robert Schurrer, professor of exercise science, were recognized with the 2014 Distinguished Faculty Award, a prestigious honor which is bestowed upon them by their colleagues.


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Black Hills State University will host a public presentation on the Sanford Underground Research Facility Wednesday, April 30 at noon in the Jacket Legacy Room of the David B. Miller Yellow Jacket Student Union.


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The Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education has awarded Black Hills State University a STARS Silver Rating for its continued commitment to sustainability making it the first university in South Dakota to be recognized with the international distinction.


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Thirteen Black Hills State University students were recently recognized as the first group to complete a new leadership certificate program. 


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