BHSU announces Student Support Services Students of the Month
Thursday, February 11, 2016
Four Black Hills State University students are being recognized for their accomplishments by Student Support Services (SSS).
Enrollments increase for spring semester at Black Hills State University
Thursday, February 11, 2016
Enrollment at Black Hills State University increased
this semester. Areas with the strongest increases are transfer students (up 40
percent) and high school students taking Dual Credit courses (up 70 percent).
BHSU Ruddell Gallery introducing a new exhibition of moon and landscape paintings
Tuesday, February 9, 2016
The Black Hills State University Ruddell Gallery opened an exhibition of paintings capturing moonscapes and various different landscapes. The guest artist and author of the paintings is Patrick Kikut, who follows his passion to portray the beauty of the landscape - above and on the earth.
The exhibition “Square States and Moonscapes,” will be displayed in the gallery until March 3. The Ruddell Gallery is open Monday through Thursday, 7 a.m. to 9 p.m., Fridays from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturdays, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The exhibit is free and open to the public.
Spring awakening: BHSU has music for those who listen
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Black Hills State University is ready to kick off its spring musical season. A variety of concerts, events and competitions with various genres of music are scheduled throughout the semester, and BHSU music faculty say there is something for everyone.
The first event this spring, the Jeanne Higgins Memorial Showcase Concert, is Saturday, Feb. 6 in Meier Recital Hall 8 p.m., starting with a social hour at 7 p.m.
BHSU will honor winners in marketing tagline contest
Monday, February 1, 2016
Black Hills State University will host an awards ceremony Thursday, Feb. 4 at 2 p.m. in the Joy (Proctor) Krautschun Alumni/Foundation Welcome Center to honor the student finalists in the “Where Anything is Possible” tagline contest.
BHSU professor to explore Sherlock Holmes in next Geek Speak #BelieveinSherlock
Friday, January 29, 2016
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.
BHSU assistant professor to exhibit in New York's SoHo Gallery
Friday, January 29, 2016 Black Hills State University professor, Jerry Rawlings, has been juried into the 2016 International Krappy Kamera Competition at the SoHo Gallery in New York City.
BHSU Geek Speak takes closer look on how speech empowered protesters
Tuesday, January 26, 2016 Throughout history, public speaking became a tool for empowering, influencing and helping people understand things from different perspectives, and which hasn’t always worked because of constraints such as lack of power or money. Therefore an idea is that sometimes people with a strong message can make a difference despite overwhelming odds.
BHSU begins service learning program in Philippines
Thursday, January 21, 2016
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.
BHSU Geek Speak to open discussion about the rise of Raunch Culture
Tuesday, January 19, 2016
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.