Christmas is the season of giving. In addition to good company, great food, and holiday wishes, the Black Hills State University Administrative Team used their holiday get-together as an opportunity to give back to their community in a multitude of ways.
Dr. Patricia Simpson, dean of the College of Education and Behavioral Sciences at Black Hills State University, was elected to the board of governors of The Renaissance Group, a national consortium to prepare American education professionals. Simpson’s tenure begins immediately.
Dr. Leonard Austin, professor in the Black Hills State University School of Education, recently published his third book titled “Essentials of Educational Psychology: Theories and Ideas About How Students Learn.”
Black Hills State University professor of math education, Dr. John Alsup, will share insights from his recent trip to Russia in a public lecture titled “Inside Russia Today” on Tuesday, Nov. 18 at 7 p.m. in Meier Hall Concert Hall.
Dr. James Hess, professor of psychology and chair of the School of Behavioral Sciences at Black Hills State University, recently pledged a $1 million gift to BHSU to establish the School of Behavioral Sciences Make a Difference Initiative.
Ethan Engel has a story to tell.
His selection as an emerging young artist gives him the opportunity to tell his story nationwide.
Engel, an art and graphic design communications major from Winner, was one of 15 young artists whose work was selected for the VSA Emerging Young Artists Program.
Black Hills State University received a grant of $469,628 from the National Science Foundation to increase and enhance computer science learning opportunities for Kindergarten-12th grade students in the Black Hills region.
Black Hills State University
Education and Behavioral Sciences
1200 University St. Unit 9004
Spearfish, SD 57799-9004
Black Hills State University, 1200 University St., Spearfish, SD 57799, (800) 255-2478 | © 2014
Monday, December 22, 2014