Neil Simon’s "The Odd Couple" kicks off eighth season of BHSU Summer Stage
Friday, May 23, 2014 The eighth season of the Black Hills State University Summer Stage series begins Thursday, June 5 with the female version of Neil Simon’s The Odd Couple featuring two leading ladies and a night of Trivial Pursuit with their girlfriends.
BHSU graduates defend research for final Geek Speak presentation
Wednesday, May 21, 2014 Recent graduates Nicole Faas and Kaitlin Schneider graduated as University Scholars after successfully defending their capstone project.
BHSU art professors bike across state for upcoming Heart to Heart Exhibition
Wednesday, May 14, 2014 On Monday, May 19, Michael Baum and Karri Dieken, Black Hills State University graduates and adjunct art instructors, will begin a five-day, 442-mile bike ride from Spearfish to Brookings while creating a series of seismic drawings, a photographic journal and a video documentary.
BHSU music student and faculty member use Sanford Underground Lab as inspiration for compositions
Tuesday, May 6, 2014 Composers can find inspiration in nearly anything, a world event, book, past composers or a unique sound. Black Hills State University student Jesse Dunaway and music professor Dr. Symeon Waseen are digging a little deeper for their inspiration – nearly a mile underground.
BHSU student-run newspaper earns first place in national competition
Tuesday, May 6, 2014
The Jacket Journal, the Black Hills State University’s student newspaper, is continuing its tradition of excellence with another first place award in the 2014 American Scholastic Press Association (ASPA) annual newspaper competition.
BHSU will hold 167th commencement ceremony May 10
Friday, May 2, 2014
More than 420 candidates will be recognized for graduation during Black Hills State University’s 167th commencement ceremony Saturday, May 10 at 10 a.m. in the Donald E. Young Sports and Fitness Center.
Two longtime BHSU professors honored with the 2014 Distinguished Faculty Award
Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Two longtime Black Hills State University professors, Jace DeCory, assistant professor of history and American Indian Studies, and Dr. Robert Schurrer, professor of exercise science, were recognized with the 2014 Distinguished Faculty Award, a prestigious honor which is bestowed upon them by their colleagues.
BHSU students honored with John T. Vucurevich scholarships
Friday, April 25, 2014 Twenty-seven Black Hills State University students were recently honored as John T. Vucurevich scholars including Melissa Barnard, theatre major from Rapid City, and Jillian Draine, biology and chemistry major from Spearfish, who are this year’s Presidential Scholars.
BHSU will host Sanford Lab presentation
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Black Hills State University will host a public presentation on the Sanford Underground Research Facility Wednesday, April 30 at noon in the Jacket Legacy Room of the David B. Miller Yellow Jacket Student Union.
BHSU achieves silver STARS rating for sustainability performance; first university in South Dakota
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
The Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education has awarded Black Hills State University a STARS Silver Rating for its continued commitment to sustainability making it the first university in South Dakota to be recognized with the international distinction.