BHSU President inspires campus; sets optimistic outlook with State of the University Address
Thursday, August 27, 2015
Black Hills State University President Tom Jackson, Jr., welcomed new and returning faculty and staff and challenged them to keep finding ways to inspire students during his annual State of the University Address last week.
Professor named 2014 BHSU Difference Maker
Tuesday, August 25, 2015
Black Hills State University professor Dr. James Hess was awarded the 2014 Difference Maker at the 1883 Gala recently.
The 1883 Gala honored Hess, along with other BHSU contributors that donated more than $1,883 in a calendar year or more than $50,000 in a lifetime. The Gala also raised funds for BHSU scholarships.
BHSU to honor outstanding alumni during Swarm Week celebration
Monday, August 24, 2015
Black Hills State University announces the selection of five exceptional alumni to be honored during the annual Swarm Week homecoming celebration Oct. 5-10.
BHSU receives nearly $1.5 million grant for student support services program
Monday, August 17, 2015
A highly successful program at Black Hills State University which more than doubles the graduation rate of qualifying students just earned a grant for nearly $1.5 million from the U.S. Department of Education.
BHSU alum returns to Black Hills as Air Force Thunderbird
Thursday, August 13, 2015
Black Hills State University alum Major Scott Petz will return to the Black Hills region this weekend as part of the United States Air Force Thunderbirds Show Aug. 15-16 at Ellsworth Air Force Base.
BHSU-RC student awarded 2015 Jacket Ride Scholarship
Thursday, August 13, 2015 More than 70 motorcyclists took part in the third annual Black Hills State University Jacket Ride Aug. 4, raising more than $4,000 for student veteran scholarships.
New BHSU student scholarships established
Thursday, August 13, 2015
Two new scholarships have been established at Black Hills State University, with donations from alumni and a longtime University supporter.
The first Leroy Hill Scholarship will be awarded in the fall; the new Beth Mathis Athletic Scholarship will be awarded starting in the fall of 2016.
BHSU alumni and students teach visitors history of area buffalo jump
Monday, August 10, 2015
The teaching continues outside the classroom this summer for three area educators, all Black Hills State University alumni, working as interpreters at the Vore Buffalo Jump located between Spearfish and Sundance, Wyo.
BHSU special ed student receives inaugural scholarship from Kenadi Jean Weis Foundation
Thursday, August 6, 2015
Black Hills State University physical and special education major from Castle Rock, Colo., Katherine Drake, will continue to inspire others through her work with special needs children thanks to a scholarship from the Kenadi Jean Weis Foundation.
BHSU-RC to host National Guard Night
Wednesday, August 5, 2015
Black Hills State University-Rapid City (BHSU-RC) invites all members of the National Guard and their families to attend a special evening session Wednesday, Aug. 12 to learn more about educational opportunities available at BHSU-RC.