BHSU students surprise local teachers in honor of Teacher Appreciation Week
Tuesday, May 5, 2015
Education students from Black Hills State University are making Teacher Appreciation Week extra-special for local teachers.
BHSU director named to Governor’s Native American Student Achievement Council
Thursday, April 30, 2015
Dr. Urla Marcus, director of the Center for American Indian Studies at Black Hills State University, was recently named to South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard’s Native American Student Achievement Advisory Council.
BHSU alum recognized for stewardship of South Dakota’s wildlife resources
Thursday, April 30, 2015
When BHSU alum Dennie Mann isn’t working to protect wildlife, he’s observing them through the lens of his camera.
“The Shells of Time,” featuring BHSU alumni, inducted into SD Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
“The Shells of Time,” a rock ‘n’ roll band based out of the Black Hills from 1967-1975 featuring nine Black Hills State University alumni, was inducted into the South Dakota Hall of Fame recently.
BHSU alumna visits Dr. Jackson, shares Spearfish memories
Tuesday, April 28, 2015 Zola Crago, a 1963 graduate of Black Hills State University, met with BHSU President Tom Jackson, Jr. recently, reminiscing fondly of her time in Spearfish and at BHSU.
BHSU alum, Michael Shann, to receive honorary doctorate at spring commencement; give convocation
Friday, April 24, 2015
Michael Shann knows how to put on a celebration.
Whether it’s the Olympic closing ceremony, a movie premiere, athletic event or an executive leadership conference the Black Hills State University alum knows how to make a lasting impression. Now, it’s Shann’s turn to be honored. He’ll be presented with an honorary Doctor of Public Service degree during BHSU’s commencement ceremony May 9.
BHSU Community Concert Band presents final concert of the school year
Thursday, April 23, 2015
Put a little spring in your step by attending the Black Hills State University Community Concert Band’s upcoming concert featuring lively music with a “movement” theme Monday, April 27 at 7:30 p.m. in Clare and Josef Meier Hall.
BHSU Make a Difference Initiative recipient to launch mentor program
Thursday, April 16, 2015 Thanks to a recent $1 million donation to Black Hills State University, student Shenae LaCroix is ready to make an impact on her community and receive a scholarship to assist financially in completing her degree.
BHSU prepares for weekend Pow Wow which is expected to draw regional crowds
Wednesday, April 15, 2015
In addition to notable American Indian speakers on campus throughout the week, BHSU expects over 3,000 participants and spectators for the 32nd Annual Lakota Omniciye Wacipi (Pow Wow) April 17-19 at the Donald E. Young Sports & Fitness Center on the BHSU campus.
BHSU’s new Steinway piano impacts students, community
Tuesday, April 7, 2015
A new, pristine Steinway & Sons Grand Piano was installed yesterday and now graces the concert stage of Black Hills State University, thanks to the support of community donors.