Psychology professor at BHSU gives equivalent of 19 years’ salary for scholarship initiative
Monday, October 27, 2014
Dr. James Hess, professor of psychology and chair of the School of Behavioral Sciences at Black Hills State University, recently pledged a $1 million gift to BHSU to establish the School of Behavioral Sciences Make a Difference Initiative.
BHSU alumnae named SD CTE Teacher of the Year
Thursday, October 23, 2014 LuAnn Schroeder, teacher at Spearfish High School, was awarded the South Dakota Career & Technical Education (SD CTE) Business, Marketing and Information Technology Teacher of the Year Award during the SD CTE conference in Mitchell this year.
BHSU alumnae named 2014 Belle Fourche Teacher of the Year
Thursday, October 23, 2014 Shelly Mikkelson, second grade teacher at South Park Elementary School in Belle Fourche, was awarded the 2014 Belle Fourche Teacher of the Year Award.
BHSU alumni publish book to honor Black Hills artist Dick Fort
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 Two Black Hills State University alumni are honoring the work of Black Hills artist Dick Fort, with the book “Dick Fort: Visual Art Retrospective.”
Scholarship started in memory of BHSU alum and longtime University business manager
Monday, October 20, 2014
Oretta Jastorff, the wife of the late Marvin (Marv) Jastorff, Class of ’59, donated $10,000 to establish the Marvin Jastorff Scholarship Fund to provide assistance to future generations of Black Hills State University Yellow Jackets.
BHSU alumni and friends gather in Chadron, Neb.
Friday, October 10, 2014 Join Black Hills State University President Dr. Tom Jackson, Jr., and Steve Meeker, vice president for University Advancement at BHSU, BHSU alumni and friends for a pre-game gathering from 11 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. at the Country Kitchen restaurant in Chadron, Neb. on Saturday, Oct. 25.
BHSU library to host artist reception with Donald Montileaux
Friday, October 10, 2014 A public reception and presentation for Donald Montileaux is planned at the Black Hills State University E.Y. Berry Library. The library recently purchased a piece of Montileaux’s artwork, “Con.Fron.Ta.Tion,” through the Lyndle Dunn fund, which is displayed at the library.
KBHU-FM celebrates 40 years of broadcasting at BHSU
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 The Black Hills State University radio station, KBHU-FM The Buzz, celebrated 40 years of broadcasting this fall. More than 50 past disc jockeys, station managers and others involved in KBHU over the years attended the 40threunion celebration.
BHSU alumni, athletic teams inducted into 2014 Yellow Jacket Hall of Fame
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 Black Hills State University alumni and BHSU athletic teams were inducted into the BHSU Yellow Jacket Hall of Fame at a special induction ceremony during the 2014 Swarm Days celebration.
BHSU student receives new StudentAccess Scholarship
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 A Black Hills State University student is one of the first recipients of the StudentAccess Scholarship, a new scholarship that aids students from disadvantaged backgrounds.