BHSU graduates defend research for final Geek Speak presentation
Wednesday, May 21, 2014 Recent graduates Nicole Faas and Kaitlin Schneider graduated as University Scholars after successfully defending their capstone project.
BHSU students honored with John T. Vucurevich scholarships
Friday, April 25, 2014 Twenty-seven Black Hills State University students were recently honored as John T. Vucurevich scholars including Melissa Barnard, theatre major from Rapid City, and Jillian Draine, biology and chemistry major from Spearfish, who are this year’s Presidential Scholars.
BHSU invites members from the class of 1964 to campus for induction into the 50-Year Club
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
The Black Hills State University Alumni Association will host a reunion on campus Friday, May 9 and Saturday, May 10 for members from the Class of 1964 to be inducted into the BHSU 50-Year Club.
Brody Brisk awarded the 2014 BHSU Spirit of BH award
Friday, April 18, 2014 During his years at Black Hills State University, Brody Brisk has not only proven to be an integral part of the University, but also an invaluable member of the surrounding community. His excellence in academics, athletics and community service earned him the 2014 Spirit of BH award.
BHSU students take home awards, including two firsts, in state singing competition
Wednesday, April 16, 2014
Two Black Hills State University music students placed in the recent South Dakota National Association of Teachers of Singing Competition (SD NATS) including Kirk Hauck, music and psychology major from Spearfish, who earned first in two categories.
BHSU holds 29th Annual Kevin Whirlwind Horse Memorial Run/Walk
Wednesday, April 9, 2014
The Black Hills State University track and cross country program is organizing the 29th Annual Kevin Whirlwind Horse Memorial Run/Walk Sunday, April 13 at 10:30 a.m. at Lyle Hare Stadium. The race is one of the final events of the week-long American Indian Awareness celebration. Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. with categories for all ages.
Spearfish High School student awarded full ride Nelson Scholarship
Monday, April 7, 2014 Spearfish High School senior Sam Hintgen, who plans to major in biology with a goal of going into the medical field, joins the elite ranks of Nelson Scholars at Black Hills State University. He was selected based on his outstanding academic and extracurricular achievements at Spearfish High School as well as his leadership abilities, integrity and responsibility.
BHSU mascot Sting surprises Belle Fourche national award winning educator
Monday, March 31, 2014 BHSU mascot Sting and Tom Wheaton, director of Alumni Relations, showed up in Ann Anderson’s Belle Fourche classroom to congratulate the educator and 2010 BHSU graduate on receiving the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching.
BHSU alum producer of the Olympic Closing Ceremony
Friday, March 14, 2014 The Sochi Olympic Games Closing Ceremony, one of the largest single shows ever produced, put a spotlight on Russian culture and heritage. It featured dancers from the Bolshoi and the Mariinsky, music by Rachmaninoff, Rubinstein, and Vladimir Horowitz, and references to some of the country’s greatest authors, Tolstoy, Gogol, and Dostoyevsky. It was an epic celebration – exactly the result Black Hills State University alum Michael Shann was looking for.
BHSU graduate students talk with local airmen about leadership in the 21st century
Tuesday, March 11, 2014 Nathan Pulscher, a graduate of BHSU’s master degree in strategic leadership program (MSSL), and David Dodson, BHSU veterans’ resource coordinator and current student in the program, recently spoke to EAFB airmen about leadership qualities in the 21st century.