More than 200 students graduate during BHSU fall commencement
Thursday, January 16, 2014 Hundreds of family, friends, faculty and staff packed into the Donald E. Young Sports and Fitness Center Saturday to honor more than 200 Black Hills State University graduates awarded master, bachelor and associate degrees during the University’s 166th commencement ceremony.
BHSU to host 22nd annual Stadium Sports Grill Alumni Mile
Monday, January 13, 2014 Black Hills State University alumni, including former track & field and cross country athletes, are encouraged to participate in the 22nd annual Alumni Mile weekend Jan. 24 and 25.
BHSU seeking nominations for Rodeo Hall of Fame
Friday, December 6, 2013
Black Hills State University will once again honor those individuals who have made significant contributions to the University’s rodeo program.
BHSU music students place top three in state competition
Thursday, December 5, 2013 Black Hills State University students received first, second and third place in the collegiate composition category of the South Dakota Music Teachers Association (SDMTA) competition.
BHSU alumna publishes memoir of childhood in the Black Hills
Monday, December 2, 2013 A recently published book by Black Hills State University alumna Verna Heaton Benham documents her life growing up in the Northern Hills including her time as a student at Black Hills Teachers College, where she was valedictorian of the Class of 1959.
BHSU students will perform holiday play written by graduate
Wednesday, November 27, 2013 A play inspired by a Charles Dickens Christmas story and written by Black Hills State University alumna Jessica Juhrend will be performed in the Woodburn Hall Theatre Thursday, Dec. 5 through Saturday, Dec. 7 at 7:30 p.m.
Students learn by leading BHSU fitness programs
Wednesday, November 27, 2013 Black Hills State University student Stephanie Wiegel took it upon herself to offer a month-long yoga course at the Donald E. Young Sports and Fitness Center hoping to get more faculty, staff and students to share her love of yoga and add to her professional portfolio.
BHSU professor and author talks about book with Todd County high schoolers
Monday, November 25, 2013 A group of Todd County high school seniors recently sat down with Kent Meyers, Black Hills State University associate professor of humanities, to discuss his novel “The Work of Wolves.”
World’s Strongest Man returns to BHSU to receive Young Alumni Award
Friday, November 22, 2013 Brian Shaw, former Yellow Jacket basketball player, 2004 graduate and 2011 and 2013 World’s Strongest Man, returned to the court he once played on last weekend to accept the 2013 Young Alumni Achievement Award. He was presented the award during halftime of the men’s basketball home opener
BHSU graduate takes research experience to Cambodia
Friday, November 22, 2013 Recent Black Hills State University psychology graduate Kori Hague never thought she wanted to focus her career on research; her mind changed after working with Dr. Aris Karagiorgakis, BHSU assistant professor of psychology. Hague is now in the process of getting her undergraduate work published and recently returned from a trip to Cambodia where she studied marine conservation.