BHSU music groups bring their performance to Terra Sancta Retreat Center
Wednesday, March 26, 2014
The Black Hills State University Chamber Singers, Concert Choir and Men’s Ensemble will perform during a concert Saturday, April 5 at 7 p.m. at the Terra Sancta Retreat Center in Rapid City.
BHSU alum producer of the Olympic Closing Ceremony
Friday, March 14, 2014 The Sochi Olympic Games Closing Ceremony, one of the largest single shows ever produced, put a spotlight on Russian culture and heritage. It featured dancers from the Bolshoi and the Mariinsky, music by Rachmaninoff, Rubinstein, and Vladimir Horowitz, and references to some of the country’s greatest authors, Tolstoy, Gogol, and Dostoyevsky. It was an epic celebration – exactly the result Black Hills State University alum Michael Shann was looking for.
BHSU celebrates Native culture during American Indian Awareness Week
Friday, March 14, 2014 Black Hills State University’s week-long celebration of Native culture kicks off Monday, April 7 with this year’s theme “Earth is Sacred; Honor our Mother” focusing on environmental concerns.
BHSU exhibit features 20 years of student photographs
Friday, March 7, 2014
For two decades, the imagination and creativity of Black Hills State University student photographers have produced hundreds of amazing images. Annually, BHSU exhibits these images during a Spring Student Photography Exhibition. In celebration of the 20th anniversary of this exhibition, the BHSU photography program will display photos from its Permanent Photography Collection from March 18 – April 4 in the University’s Ruddell Gallery.
BHSU student editors bring back innovative ideas from Midwest journalist convention
Wednesday, March 5, 2014
Black Hills State University student editors Jodi Mathis and Jenna Carda recently attended the American Collegiate Press (ACP) Best of the Midwest Convention where professionals lauded the convergence of the University’s student produced media site.
BHSU students take home several awards including Best in Show during recent ADDY awards
Monday, March 3, 2014 The creativity of Black Hills State University graphic design and photography students was recognized during the annual Black Hills American Advertising Awards with students taking home 15 ADDYs including Best in Show.
BHSU music faculty collaborate on upcoming recital
Friday, February 28, 2014 Dr.Christopher Hahn, Black Hills State University instructor of music, and Colleen McKirdy, a music department accompanist, will perform a trumpet and piano recital Thursday, March 5 at 7:30 p.m. in the Clare and Josef Meier Recital Hall.
BHSU will have Underground Campus at Sanford Lab
Thursday, February 27, 2014 A site has been designated for a Black Hills State University Underground Campus at the 4,850-level of the Sanford Underground Research Facility in Lead.
BHSU photography scholarship established in name of longtime supporter
Thursday, February 27, 2014 A new Black Hills State University photography scholarship has been established in memory of Dr. Richard Kessel, professor emeritus of the University of Iowa and longtime supporter of BHSU.
BHSU continues to reduce its carbon footprint
Thursday, February 27, 2014 Black Hills State University is continuing to make progress on its sustainability practices achieving a ten percent reduction in greenhouse gas emissions per square foot of campus and increasing recycling to 35 tons.