BHSU receives nearly $1.5 million grant for student support services program
Monday, August 17, 2015
A highly successful program at Black Hills State University which more than doubles the graduation rate of qualifying students just earned a grant for nearly $1.5 million from the U.S. Department of Education.
BHSU alum returns to Black Hills as Air Force Thunderbird
Thursday, August 13, 2015
Black Hills State University alum Major Scott Petz will return to the Black Hills region this weekend as part of the United States Air Force Thunderbirds Show Aug. 15-16 at Ellsworth Air Force Base.
BHSU-RC student awarded 2015 Jacket Ride Scholarship
Thursday, August 13, 2015 More than 70 motorcyclists took part in the third annual Black Hills State University Jacket Ride Aug. 4, raising more than $4,000 for student veteran scholarships.
New BHSU student scholarships established
Thursday, August 13, 2015
Two new scholarships have been established at Black Hills State University, with donations from alumni and a longtime University supporter.
The first Leroy Hill Scholarship will be awarded in the fall; the new Beth Mathis Athletic Scholarship will be awarded starting in the fall of 2016.
BHSU alumni and students teach visitors history of area buffalo jump
Monday, August 10, 2015
The teaching continues outside the classroom this summer for three area educators, all Black Hills State University alumni, working as interpreters at the Vore Buffalo Jump located between Spearfish and Sundance, Wyo.
BHSU special ed student receives inaugural scholarship from Kenadi Jean Weis Foundation
Thursday, August 6, 2015
Black Hills State University physical and special education major from Castle Rock, Colo., Katherine Drake, will continue to inspire others through her work with special needs children thanks to a scholarship from the Kenadi Jean Weis Foundation.
BHSU-RC to host National Guard Night
Wednesday, August 5, 2015
Black Hills State University-Rapid City (BHSU-RC) invites all members of the National Guard and their families to attend a special evening session Wednesday, Aug. 12 to learn more about educational opportunities available at BHSU-RC.
BHSU alum establishes scholarship in memory of teammate
Thursday, July 30, 2015
BHSU alum Barry Grossenburg established the Roy Borreson Memorial Scholarship recently in honor of his Yellow Jacket teammate who lived courageously with Huntington’s disease.
BHSU alum earns Presidential Award for Excellence in Teaching
Thursday, July 16, 2015 Black Hills State University alum Lindsey Brewer was recognized at the national level for her outstanding teaching abilities.
BHSU students earn Chiesman Scholarships
Thursday, July 9, 2015
Two Black Hills State University students were the recipients of the Chiesman Scholarships for the 2015-2016 academic year.
Nick Gale, history and political science major from Spearfish, and Elizabeth Sorensen, business administration-marketing and Spanish major from Britton, each received a $750 scholarship award.