BHSU professor to serve as interim associate dean at USD School of Law
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 Dr. John Henry Glover will serve as interim associate dean at the University of South Dakota as a national search is conducted to fill the position made vacant with the retirement of associate dean Tom Sorensen at the end of December. Glover will be on leave from Black Hills State University where he is a professor of American Indian Studies.
BHSU hosts performance by Joyce Jefferson titled “African American Sheroes in South Dakota”
Thursday, February 20, 2014 The Black Hills State University Multicultural Committee and the University Programming Team student organization are sponsoring a presentation titled “African American Sheroes in South Dakota” by performer Joyce Jefferson Monday, Feb. 24 at 4 p.m. in the Jacket Legacy Room of the David B. Miller Yellow Jacket Student Union.
BHSU faculty and staff transform lives
Thursday, February 20, 2014 Black Hills State University faculty and staff are transforming lives and making headlines.
BHSU faculty and staff show off dance moves for Rancher Relief fundraiser
Thursday, February 13, 2014
Black Hills State University faculty, staff and students will be swinging, jiving and tapping their feet as they battle it out for the coveted BHSU mirror ball trophy while at the same time raising money for local ranchers. The Dancing with the Staff, a spoof of ABC’s popular “Dancing with the Stars” show, takes place Wednesday, Feb. 19 at 6:30 p.m. in the Jacket Legacy Room of the David B. Miller Yellow Jacket Student Union.
BHSU Theatre and Music departments collaborate on production of “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown”
Thursday, February 13, 2014 The Black Hills State University Theatre and Music departments will present “You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown.” Performances are Thursday, Feb. 20 – Saturday, Feb. 22 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, Feb. 23 at 2:30 p.m. in the Pangburn Hall Theatre.
BHSU student photographer documents daily life of troops in Afghanistan
Thursday, February 13, 2014
The Black Hills State University photography student Julieanne Morse from Spearfish recently returned from a nine-month deployment with South Dakota’s National Guard 129th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment where she teamed up with a broadcast journalist and documented the daily lives of the troops.
BHSU honorary alumna Johanna Meier receives Lifetime Achievement Opera Award
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 Johanna Meier, internationally recognized opera star from Spearfish and Black Hills State University honorary alumnus, was recently awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award from the National Opera Association in New York City. The award recognizes Meier’s outstanding career achievement and her continuing presence in the education of young singers.
BHSU to host guest pianist Susanne Skyrm
Tuesday, February 4, 2014
Internationally recognized pianist Dr. Susanne Skyrm will present an afternoon of music from Spain at Black Hills State University Sunday, Feb. 16 at 2:30 p.m. in the Clare and Josef Meier Hall.
New BHSU lecture series celebrates faculty accomplishments and highlights research
Monday, February 3, 2014 The Office of Academic Affairs at Black Hills State University is pleased to introduce a series of faculty presentations titled “Celebrating Accomplishments.” Dr. Adam Gaffey, assistant professor of rhetoric and philosophy, begins the series Tuesday, Feb. 11 at 3:30 p.m. with his talk “Visualizing Washington’s Union: Repetition and Display of a New ‘Farewell Address’ for the Civil War.”
BHSU professors tell their immigration stories in new Matthews Opera House exhibit
Monday, February 3, 2014
Four Black Hills State University professors along with several other Spearfish residents will share their stories of immigration to the United States through an exhibit at the Matthews Opera House Gallery titled “Over Land & Sea: Immigration Stories of Spearfish.”
The opening reception for the exhibit is Friday, Feb. 7 from 5-7 p.m. in the Matthews Opera House Gallery. The exhibit will be up through Feb. 22.