BHSU Foundation to sell historic home; build President's residence next to campus
Tuesday, July 16, 2013
A historic three-story house known as the Dickey House, which has been used as a residence for several Black Hills State University presidents, is now on the market for a price tag of $590,000.
Canadian couple donates horse to BHSU Rodeo Team
Tuesday, July 16, 2013 The Black Hills State University Rodeo Team recently added a new member - a horse named Leo - thanks to a donation from a Canadian couple who frequently vacation in the Black Hills.
Business student receives tourism scholarship from industry’s leading non-profit
Wednesday, July 10, 2013 Black Hills State University tourism student Joshua Thurmes has been awarded one of 55 academic scholarships presented to students nationwide by Tourism Cares, the travel and tourism industry’s leading non-profit organization.
BHSU alumnus tackles the world of entrepreneurial football coaching
Wednesday, July 3, 2013 Kelly Meeker, Class of ’04, has turned his hobby of coaching quarterbacks into a traveling business.
BHSU receives scholarship donation from Spearfish Wells Fargo
Wednesday, July 3, 2013 Wells Fargo in Spearfish recently donated $6,000 in academic and athletic scholarships for Black Hills State University students.
Fourteen BHSU photography students chosen as finalists; one recognized in top 100 in international competition
Monday, June 10, 2013 Fourteen Black Hills State University photography students were chosen as finalists in the 33rd Annual College Photographers Competition by Photographer’s Forum Magazine. Joe Geyer, mass communication major from Rapid City, was awarded an Honorable Mention for his image “Windswept” in the digital photo category.
BHSU announces fall scholarship recipients
Friday, May 31, 2013 Black Hills State University has awarded 44 scholarships totaling more than $170,000 to new students enrolled for this fall. The recipients come from all over the country.
Alumna honored with Crystal Apple Award by Oregon School District
Thursday, May 30, 2013 For Kjaersti (Bushilla) Roberts teaching is not simply helping students succeed in class, but providing them the tools to be successful throughout their lives.Roberts, who earned both her bachelor’s and master’s degrees from BHSU, was recently honored with a Crystal Apple Award for her work as a junior high language arts teacher in the Klamath County School District in Klamath Falls, Ore.
BHSU mascot surprises local educators of the year
Thursday, May 30, 2013 The Black Hills State University Yellow Jacket mascot “Sting” spent the last several weeks touring the Black Hills making stops at local schools to surprise University alumni who were recognized as outstanding educators.
Class of 1963 honored during BHSU commencement ceremony
Tuesday, May 28, 2013 Nine former Black Hills State University students returned to campus earlier this month for their 50-year class reunion and to celebrate induction into the University’s 50-Year Club.