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.
Black Hills State University thanks area businesses and community members for wearing bright green BHSU t-shirts to welcome students back to campus last month. The University invites the community to once again show their Yellow Jacket pride during the rescheduled BHSU Night at Downtown Friday Nights on Sept. 9 in Spearfish.
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.
Spearfish Bike Week may be winding down but commitment to bicycling is revving up, thanks to the recent award of a Coeur Wharf Fund grant to Black Hills State University.
The Black Hills State University Foundation is pleased to announce that a new music scholarship, The Flora Menzel Lee Memorial Music Scholarship, has been established to benefit future music teachers. Kevin Kaitfors, music major from Spearfish, is the first recipient of the annual $500 scholarship.
Spearfish volunteer firefighter and BHSU student Nicholas Pappas was riding his motorcycle in June when he received a page about the Crow Peak Fire.
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.
Campus landscaping changes over the summer created a new bike and walking path entrance to the campus on Oliver Street. The new sidewalk is ADA-accessible and connects the University to the neighborhood along St. Joe Street.
Four members of the Black Hills State University art faculty have been juried into the Seventh Biennial Governor’s Exhibition.
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Thursday, September 29, 2016