BHSU to host American Indian College Scholarship Gala
Monday, September 24, 2012
Black Hills State University will host the sixth annual American Indian College Scholarship Gala Saturday, Oct. 13 in the David B. Miller Yellow Jacket Student Union Jacket Legacy Room. The event kicks off with a reception at 6 p.m. and a dinner at 7 p.m.
BHSU crowns 2012 Swarm Week Royalty
Tuesday, September 18, 2012 Seth Courtney, a communication major from Belle Fourche, and Hannah Kloiber, a business administration major from Spearfish, were crowned the 2012 Swarm Week king and queen at Black Hills State University last night.
Former BHSU coach Cliff Papik and wife Jeanne will lead Swarm Day parade
Tuesday, September 18, 2012 The name Cliff Papik has long been synonymous with athletics at Black Hills State University. The former BHSU coach and athletic director’s tenure spanned 30 years. This year he and his wife Jeanne will take on a new title – that of Swarm Day Parade Grand Marshals.
BHSU will honor alumni during Swarm Week
Monday, September 17, 2012 Black Hills State University will honor several outstanding alumni during the annual Alumni Awards Luncheon as a part of Swarm Days 2012. William "Bill" Weyer will be honored with the Distinguished Alumnus Award; the Excellence in Education Award will be presented to Keith Stover; Jerome A. Greene will be recognized with the Special Achievement Award; and Johanna Meier and Guido Della Vecchia will be honored with the Special Service Award.
BHSU holds Pre-construction Gathering for new Alumni/Foundation Welcome Center
Tuesday, September 11, 2012
A crowd of over forty alumni, staff, and other supporters gathered at the recent Black Hills State University Pre-construction Gathering at the Main Street Square in Rapid City.
BHSU invites all former student-athletes to All-Athletic Reunion during Swarm Week
Monday, September 10, 2012 Black Hills State University is celebrating its recent move to National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division II with an All-Athletic Reunion Saturday, Sept. 22 in the gymnasium of the Donald E. Young Sports and Fitness Center immediately following the Swarm Day football game versus Colorado Mesa University.
BHSU inducts six individuals and two teams into the Yellow Jacket Hall of Fame
Monday, September 10, 2012 The Black Hills State University Yellow Jacket Hall of Fame will induct six individuals and two teams during the Swarm Days 2012 celebration. Individuals and teams to be recognized at the Hall of Fame Banquet Friday, Sept. 21 at 6 p.m. in the David B. Miller Yellow Jacket Student Union Jacket Legacy Room include: athletes Monica Dorn, Pat Guptill, and Steve Harshman; coach Eldon Marshall; and supporters Dana and LaDawn Dykhouse; the 1983 football team; and the 2000 men’s cross country team.
BHSU to celebrate Swarm Days
Friday, September 07, 2012 Black Hills State University is preparing for the annual homecoming celebration, which will take place Monday, Sept. 17 through Saturday, Sept. 22. This year’s homecoming theme is “Operation: Swarm Days” to show support for the deployed 842nd National Guard Unit.
Historian and BHSU Alumnus Jerome A. Green to speak during Swarm Week about Wounded Knee, 1890
Tuesday, August 28, 2012 Jerome A. Greene, noted researcher and writer of American Indian, American West, and Western Military history, will give a presentation on Wounded Knee, 1890 Thursday, Sept. 20 at 2 p.m. in the David B. Miller Yellow Jacket Student Union Jacket Legacy Room on the Black Hills State University campus.
New BHSU students receive Dakota Corps scholarships
Friday, August 03, 2012
Seven new Black Hills State University students were recently awarded Dakota Corps scholarships to pursue careers in critical-need occupations within the state.