BHSU celebrates 131st anniversary of its founding
Tuesday, March 11, 2014 Black Hills State University faculty, staff and students recently gathered to commemorate the day the University was founded 131 years ago.
BHSU exhibit features 20 years of student photographs
Friday, March 7, 2014
For two decades, the imagination and creativity of Black Hills State University student photographers have produced hundreds of amazing images. Annually, BHSU exhibits these images during a Spring Student Photography Exhibition. In celebration of the 20th anniversary of this exhibition, the BHSU photography program will display photos from its Permanent Photography Collection from March 18 – April 4 in the University’s Ruddell Gallery.
Marsh receives surprise congratulations from BHSU President for presidential teaching honor
Thursday, March 6, 2014 Black Hills State University President Kay Schallenkamp made a surprise visit to BHSU alum Erin Marsh’s classroom to congratulate the teacher on her Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching.
BHSU officials don hats to show support for reading day
Thursday, March 6, 2014 In recognition and support of Read Across America Day commemorating Dr. Seuss’s birthday, Black Hills State University officials don “Cat in a Hat” headgear while visiting the state Capitol on Monday.
BHSU honors 2014 Legacy Family
Thursday, March 6, 2014
Black Hills State University recently honored the descendants of Ray Fitzgerald and Clarence Fitzgerald as the 2014 Legacy Family. The award was presented by BHSU president Kay Schallenkamp, Steve Meeker, vice president of University Advancement, and Tom Wheaton, director of alumni relations, during halftime at a recent BHSU basketball game.
BHSU students take home several awards including Best in Show during recent ADDY awards
Monday, March 3, 2014 The creativity of Black Hills State University graphic design and photography students was recognized during the annual Black Hills American Advertising Awards with students taking home 15 ADDYs including Best in Show.
BHSU recognizes supporters during annual 1883 Dinner
Thursday, February 27, 2014 Black Hills State University recognized the continued support of its donors during the recent 1883 Recognition Dinner.
BHSU photography scholarship established in name of longtime supporter
Thursday, February 27, 2014 A new Black Hills State University photography scholarship has been established in memory of Dr. Richard Kessel, professor emeritus of the University of Iowa and longtime supporter of BHSU.
BHSU alum receives state conservation award
Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Black Hills State University alum Pat Guptill and his wife Mary Lou recently received the 2013 Leopold Conservation Award, an honor that recognizes South Dakota landowners who exemplify voluntary stewardship and management of natural resources.
BHSU collects more than 300 pounds of waste during nationwide recycling competition
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 During last weekend’s final home basketball game for the Yellow Jackets, Black Hills State University faculty, staff, students and community members participated in their own competition – recycling.