Internet has the power to connect people around the world. The same way kids love pop music and fashion trends and movie stars, they love characters from TV series and comic books - one of them being Sherlock Holmes.
Dr. Nikki Dragone, assistant professor of English at Black Hills State University, will explore in the next Geek Speak lecture why Sherlock Holmes -- a fictional anti-hero of Victorian England -- continues to command attention 128 years since Sir Arthur Conan Doyle introduced him to the world.
In 2015 Black Hills State University professor Dr. John Glover and a group of partners spearheaded The Judicial Voices Project, a collaborative effort to capture the history of the South Dakota Supreme Court.
In March, Glover, professor of American Indian studies at BHSU, along with others involved in the project, will unveil the work they have completed since The Judicial Voices Project’s launch.
While the Carolina Panthers prepare to meet the Denver Broncos during the Super Bowl, students at Black Hills State University are using their marketing and graphic communication skills in a contest to promote the University’s tagline, “Where Anything is Possible.” The winning student entry may air regionally during the Super Bowl.
The Black Hills State University Foundation is hosting a “Hot Pink Out” basketball night Saturday, Feb. 6 in support of the Kenadi Jean Weis Foundation.
Black Hills State University-Rapid City will host a panel discussion on the hot-button topic of gun violence in the United States, as well as debate gun control among American citizens. The debate is Monday, Feb. 8 at 6 p.m. at BHSU-RC.
Gene Bilodeau, executive director at BHSU-RC, will moderate the five-member panel, asking a series of seven questions. Following the discussion, there will be a question and answer series for audience members.
When Gina Gibson returns to the Philippines in March with students from Black Hills State University, she’ll be ready to mentor her students in a learning experience that will change them forever.
The objectification of women is grounded in American patriarchy and the American culture tends to support its reign. A panel of Black Hills State University professors will discuss the issue of objectifying women in the next Geek Speak lecture.
Black Hills State University-Rapid City will begin hosting a series of academic lectures to promote community learning and collaboration.
The series begins Feb. 1 and features 10 lectures by BHSU professors and other regional educators. All presentations are scheduled for Mondays at 6:30 p.m. at BHSU-RC, room 113, with the exception of one lecture set for Friday, March 18. The presentations are free and open to the public.
As the spring 2016 semester begins at Black Hills State University, several campus construction projects to meet the needs of students are nearly complete or underway.
Start the new year on track and learn the basics of financial management for small businesses during a four-part Financial Management Series “Your Future-Your Success,” hosted by the South Dakota Center for Enterprise Opportunity at Black Hills State University.
Black Hills State University professor Steve Babbitt was honored by the Rapid City Area Chamber of Commerce for his contributions to arts and culture within the Black Hills community.
Babbitt, professor of mass communication at BHSU, and Miller, received the Rushmore Honors Award during at the Chamber’s Annual Awards Celebration Jan. 12.
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