Father and son BHSU alums publish book about Standing Rock Reservation
Tuesday, November 17, 2015
Black Hills State University alums and father, son, Donovin Sprague and Rylan Sprague recently published their book “Standing Rock: Lakota, Dakota, Nakota Nation.”
“Standing Rock: Lakota, Dakota, Nakota Nation” is a contemporary book that showcases the most recent history of the Standing Rock Reservation through photographs. The oldest photos in the book date from the 1930s.
BHSU Ruddell Gallery to Showcase DakotaWorks art show
Tuesday, November 17, 2015 The Black Hills State University Ruddell Gallery will showcase the winning exhibits of the 19th Annual South Dakota Health Care Association (SDHCA) Dakota MasterWorks Art Show in its next installation. BHSU alum Sandra Newman is one of the winning artists featured.
BHSU alumni opens art show about colorful farming life
Monday, October 26, 2015
Black Hills State University just opened a new and original exhibition “Herding Cats,” featuring an array of colorful cows by BHSU alum Jessie Palczewski-Longbrake, who now teaches pre-Kindergarten through 12th grade art at Dupree School in Dupree, S.D.
The works will be displayed in the Ruddell Gallery in the David B. Miller Yellow Jacket Student Union until Nov. 13. The Ruddell Gallery is open Monday through Thursday, 7 a.m. to 9 p.m., Fridays, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., and Saturdays, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The exhibit is free and open to the public.
Kudos to Black Hills State University faculty, alumni on recent accomplishments
Tuesday, October 6, 2015
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.