The Black Hills Pioneer increases contribution to journalism scholarship fund at BHSU
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
The Black Hills Pioneer continues its commitment to Black Hills State University’s journalism program with a $10,000 increased donation to the Pioneer’s journalism endowment at BHSU.
BHSU alum’s photograph chosen for National Geographic Traveller cover
Tuesday, March 3, 2015
Chad Coppess picked up his first camera in high school. He knew then that all he wanted to do was take photos.
For the past 22 years, the Black Hills State University alum has been capturing iconic images across South Dakota as the senior photographer for the South Dakota Department of Tourism (SDDOT). Recently, one of those images landed on the cover of National Geographic Traveller Australia & New Zealand.
Geek Speak gets funky combining history and music of the ’70s
Monday, March 2, 2015
James Brown, Sly and the Family Stone and Stevie Wonder are just a few of the artists featured in Black Hills State University’s next Geek Speak lecture Thursday, March 5 at 4 p.m. in Jonas Hall 110.
BHSU announces spring music line-up
Thursday, February 26, 2015
The Black Hills are alive with the sound of music. Black Hills State University’s music department announces its spring concert series featuring guest percussionist Jeremy Johnston and an appearance to help the Black Hills Symphony Orchestra celebrate its 80th season.
BHSU’s Multicultural Mosaics radio show explores South Dakota
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
BHSU’s Multicultural Mosaics radio show broadcast on The Buzz-FM (KBHU 89.1) usually features foreign countries and cultures; but February and March are dedicated to South Dakota.
Composers premiere masterpieces during BHSU music extravaganza
Monday, February 23, 2015
Black Hills State University presents a New Music Extravaganza concert Thursday, Feb. 26 at 7:30 p.m. in Clare and Josef Meier Recital Hall. The Extravaganza features new music composed by, and written for, Spearfish composers and musicians including the premiere of a piece inspired by the science at the Sanford Underground Research Facility.
BHSU students receive top honors at 2015 American Advertising Awards
Wednesday, February 18, 2015 Black Hills State University students earned top awards during the American Advertising Federation (AAF) Black Hills American Advertising Awards in February, including Best of Show.
Instructor leads discussion on use of Nazi imagery in popular culture
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
Dr. Tom Arnold, instructor of history at BHSU, invites the community to a discussion, “Butchers, Buffoons, and ‘Basterds’: Nazis in Popular Culture” Thursday, Feb. 26 at 4 p.m. in Jonas Hall 110 as part of the Geek Speak Lecture Series.
BHSU opens up spring theater season with continuation of Charlie Brown story
Thursday, February 12, 2015 Charlie Brown is all grown up.
The Black Hills State University theater department will perform “Dog Sees God-Confessions of a Teenage Blockhead,” as its opening performance for the spring theater season.
Professor reveals ancient and modern sound effects of poetry
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
Before voice synthesizers, turntables and electronic sound mixers, poetry provided the genius of sound effects. Professor of English Dr. Nicholas Wallerstein will present a poetry appreciation lecture Thursday, Feb. 19 at 4 p.m. in Jonas Hall 110.