BHSU celebrates annual Swarm Days homecoming week Sept. 15-20
Monday, September 15, 2014
The Black Hills State University campus and community celebrate the annual Swarm Days this week with events influenced by the “Sting lightning” theme. Events include carnivals, pep rally, a hike, alumni awards, homecoming football game and parade.
BHSU special education major recipient of the Amy & Michelle Emmert Scholarship
Thursday, September 11, 2014 Angela Rose, a special education major from Rapid City, was awarded the $15,000 Amy & Michelle Emmert Scholarship for the 2014-2015 academic year.
New scholarship established for BHSU special education majors
Thursday, September 11, 2014 A Spearfish couple is supporting the education program at Black Hills State University through a new scholarship for students who plan to work within the special education field after graduation.
Two BHSU alumni honored by Spearfish City Council for induction into the South Dakota Hall of Fame
Tuesday, September 9, 2014
| Two distinguished Black Hill State University alumni were honored last week when Spearfish Mayor Dana Boke proclaimed Sept . 2, 2014 as Dick Termes and Kay Jorgensen Day.
MBA graduate connects academic capstone to public with community bike race
Friday, September 5, 2014
|Melissa Currier, who earned her MBA from Black Hills State University this summer, maximized the impact of her capstone project by partnering with the Spearfish Community Coalition to create a community bike race.The event will be held Sept. 13 and is designed to support positive, healthy, drug-free youth.
BHSU student awarded women in business regional scholarship from Zonta
Thursday, August 28, 2014
Samantha Johnson, senior business administration major from Spearfish, received a $1,500 Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship from Zonta International.
BHSU professor, graduate present research at national psychological convention
Tuesday, August 26, 2014 Kaitlin Schneider, a 2014 BHSU graduate from Sturgis, and Dr. Aris Karagiorgakis, assistant professor of psychology at BHSU, presented their research on the effects drawing prior to a police lineup had on memory at the American Psychological Association (APA) Convention in Washington D.C. this summer.
BHSU staffer fulfills bucket list item with 2014 Jacket Ride
Wednesday, August 6, 2014
Heidi Kegler checked one more thing off her bucket list. She rode a motorcycle.
Kegler was a passenger during the 2014 Jacket Ride Tuesday. The annual Jacket Ride takes motorcycle riders through the scenic Northern Black Hills during the famed Sturgis Motorcycle Rally.
Timber Lake graduate recipient of the BHSU Floyd Scholarship
Tuesday, August 5, 2014
Courtney Dahlgren, a recent graduate of Timber Lake High School, is this year’s recipient of the Joe and Elaine Floyd Scholarships, a four-year scholarship of $48,000. Dahlgren will attend Black Hills State University in the fall and plans to major in elementary education with a minor in coaching.
BHSU professor takes social media research to NYC
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 Dr. Barbara Looney, Black Hills State University assistant professor of management, recently presented a paper on using social media in the classroom at the 21st International Conference on Learning in New York City.