Black Hills State University

CAMPUS  EVENTS

2

Dec

Late Night Movie
Northern Hills Cinema - 10:45pm
Join RHA for another Late Night Movie! The first 100 students (with student ID) will get in to movie for only $3.00! The movie choices for this Late Night Movie include: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them OR Moana!

2

Dec

Yellow Jacket Holiday Classic
Young Center Field House - 4:00 PM
Join us at 4:00 PM for the Women's Pentathlon and at 4:30 for the Men's Heptathlon

3

Dec

Yellow Jacket Holiday Classic
Young Center Field House - 9:30 AM
Join us for the Yellow Jacket Holiday Classic! Men's Heptathlon starts at 9:30 AM, field events start at 12:30 PM and running events start at 1:30 PM. See you there!

4

Dec

A Christmas Carol Concert
Meier Hall - 2:30pm
Come listen to the BHSU Chamber Singers and the Northern Hills Chamber Chorale sing Christmas Carols!

4

Dec

Holiday Revels at Roma's: Music, Food, and Wine
Roma's Italian Restaurant - 5-7pm
Join us as the BHSU Music Department presents a holiday fundraiser concert at Roma's Italian Restaurant in Spearfish.

6

Dec

No Till Organic Gardening
Jonas 307 - 5PM
Come listen to Cycle Farm’s Jeremy Smith talk about the benefits on not-tilling your garden.

7

Dec

No Classes
There will be no classes Wednesday, December 7th.

8

Dec

Exit Exams
Exit Exams will take place the morning of Thursday, December 8th.

8

Dec

Late Night Breakfast
Please join us for BH's traditional Late Night Breakfast the first night of finals week! Come hungry and enjoy a free meal on us!

8-14

Dec

Final Exams
Final Exams will take place December 8-14.

9

Dec

Basketball vs. Colorado Mines
Young Center - 5:30 PM
Join us in supporting our Yellow Jackets Men and Women's Basketball teams as they take on Colorado Mines starting at 5:30 PM in the Young Center!

10

Dec

Commencement
Fall 2016 Commencement will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, December 10th at the Young Center.

10

Dec

Basketball vs. Colorado Christian
Young Center - 4:00 PM
Join us in supporting our Yellow Jackets Men and Women's Basketball teams as they take on Colorado Christian starting at 4:00 PM in the Young Center!

16

Dec

Basketball vs. Regis University
Young Center - 5:30 PM
Join us in supporting our Yellow Jackets Men and Women's Basketball teams as they take on Regis University starting at 5:30 PM in the Young Center!

17

Dec

Basketball vs. Chadron State
Young Center - 4:00 PM
Join us in supporting our Yellow Jackets Men and Women's Basketball teams as they take on Chadron State starting at 4:00 PM in the Young Center!

6

Jan

Basketball vs. New Mexico Highlands
Young Center - 5:30 PM
Join us in supporting our Yellow Jackets Men and Women's Basketball teams as they take on New Mexico Highlands starting at 5:30 PM in the Young Center!

7

Jan

Basketball vs. Colorado State - Pueblo
Young Center - 4:00 PM
Join us in supporting our Yellow Jackets Men and Women's Basketball teams as they take on Colorado State starting at 4:00 PM in the Young Center!

9

Jan

First Day of Classes
Classes for the Spring 2016 semester will begin on Monday, January 9th.

12

Jan

Geek Speak
Jonas Hall - 4pm
Join us in Jonas 110 for this week's Geek Speak; these events are free and open to the public. This weeks topic: Mammas Don’t Let Your Babies Grow Up to Be Oscar Wilde: The Dialectical Cowboy by Dr. Tim Steckline

16

Jan

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - No Classes
There will be no classes and offices will be closed Monday, January 16th in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

19

Jan

Geek Speak
Jonas Hall - 4pm
Join us in Jonas 110 for this week's Geek Speak; these events are free and open to the public. This weeks topic: Tech Company Logo Changes by Dr. Avi Jain

23

Jan

RC Speaker Series
BH-RC Room 112 - 6:30pm
Out out and listen to Hayley Brooks present on Holocaust Choices.

26

Jan

Geek Speak
Jonas Hall - 4pm
Join us in Jonas 110 for this week's Geek Speak; these events are free and open to the public. This weeks topic: Panic! At the Meat Department. Food Scares as Moral Panics by Dr. Trenton Ellis

27

Jan

Geek Speak
Jonas Hall - 4pm
Join us in Jonas 110 for this week's Geek Speak; these events are free and open to the public. In recognition of Holocaust Remembrance Day, the topic will be Stunde Null: The Holocaust and Memory after 1945 by Dr. Adam Blackler

27

Jan

Basketball vs. Colorado Mesa
Young Center - 5:30 PM
Join us in supporting our Yellow Jackets Men and Women's Basketball teams as they take on Colorado Mesa starting at 5:30 PM in the Young Center!

28

Jan

Basketball vs. Western State Colorado
Young Center - 4:00 PM
Join us in supporting our Yellow Jackets Men and Women's Basketball teams as they take on Western State Colorado starting at 4:00 PM in the Young Center!

30

Jan

RC Speaker Series
BH-RC Room 112 - 6:30 PM
Trenton Ellis and Dan May will be present All We Are Saying: Activism in Music.

3

Feb

Geek Speak
Jonas Hall - 4pm
Join us in Jonas 110 for this week's Geek Speak; these events are free and open to the public. This weeks topic: Prejudice, Privilege, & Perseverance Through the Lens of Disney’s Zootopia by Erica Whitiker

3

Feb

Basketball vs. MSU Denver
Young Center - 5:30 PM
Join us in supporting our Yellow Jackets Men and Women's Basketball teams as they take on MSU Denver starting at 5:30 PM in the Young Center!

4

Feb

Basketball vs. University of Colorado - Colorado Springs
Young Center - 4:00 PM
Join us in supporting our Yellow Jackets Men and Women's Basketball teams as they take on University of Colorado, Colorado Springs starting at 4:00 PM in the Young Center!

6

Feb

RC Speaker Series
BH-RC Room 112 - 6:30 PM
Enjoy the presentation Impacting Perceptions by Hailima Yates

9

Feb

Geek Speak
Jonas Hall - 4pm
Join us in Jonas 110 for this week's Geek Speak; these events are free and open to the public. This weeks topic: Be My (Bloody) Valentine: Werewolves, Mobsters, Corporate America, and the History of the Holiday by Professor Kelly Kirk and Dr. Courtney Huse Wika

11

Feb

Basketball vs. South Dakota Mines
Young Center - 4:00 PM
Join us in supporting our Yellow Jackets Men and Women's Basketball teams as they take on South Dakota Mines and Technology starting at 4:00 PM in the Young Center!

13

Feb

RC Speaker Series
BH-RC Room 112 - 6:30 PM
Join us for Laura Colmenero-Chilberg's presentation on Madness: Women in Popular Culture

16

Feb

Geek Speak
Jonas Hall - 4pm
Join us in Jonas 110 for this week's Geek Speak; these events are free and open to the public. This weeks topic: Who is The Reluctant Celebrity? - Crazy Horse, Korczak Ziolkowski, Chief Henry Standing Bear, or a University and Medical Training Center by Dr. Jeffrey Wehrung

17

Feb

Open House
Visit the beautiful Black Hills State University campus to learn about everything that BHSU has to offer!

20

Feb

President's Day - No Classes
There will be no classes and offices will be closed Monday, February 20th in observance of President's Day.

23

Feb

Geek Speak
Jonas Hall - 4pm
Join us in Jonas 110 for this week's Geek Speak; these events are free and open to the public. This weeks topic: Truly Revolution? The Haitian Revolution and its Legacy by Dr. Jason Daniels

27

Feb

RC Speaker Series
BH-RC Room 112 - 6:30pm
Enjoy a presentation by Lindsey Clouse on Dialect Discrimination from Disney to Django: How Hollywood Uses Language to Reinforce Racial Stereotypes

2

Mar

Geek Speak
Jonas Hall - 4pm
Join us in Jonas 110 for this week's Geek Speak; these events are free and open to the public. This weeks topic: “One is not born, but rather becomes, a woman;” Seminal Voices in Feminist Theory by Dr. Laura Colmenero-Chilberg, Dr. Trenton Ellis, and Dr. Courtney Huse Wika

6-10

Mar

Spring Break
No classes March 6-10 for Spring Break.

13

Mar

RC Speaker Series
BH-RC Room 112 - 6:30pm
Join us for Robert Haivala's presentation on the Rise of the Third Reich.

16

Mar

Geek Speak
Jonas Hall - 4pm
Join us in Jonas 110 for this week's Geek Speak; these events are free and open to the public. This weeks topic: 21st Century Pop Culture Blurring the Lines: Heroes or Villains? by Dr. Nikki Dragone

20

Mar

RC Speaker Series
BH-RC Room 112 - 6:30 pm
Come out and enjoy a presentation on Historical and Present Racial Disparities in the U.S. Criminal Justice System by Joshua Houy.

23

Mar

Geek Speak
Jonas Hall - 4pm
Join us in Jonas 110 for this week's Geek Speak; these events are free and open to the public. This weeks topic: Learn Abstract Mathematics By DOING Something by Dr. Dan May

27

Mar

RC Speaker Series
BH-RC Room 112 - 6:30pm
Join us for William Cockrell's presentation on The Video Game Monologues.

30

Mar

Geek Speak
Jonas Hall - 4pm
Join us in Jonas 110 for this week's Geek Speak; these events are free and open to the public. This weeks topic: Bad Bureaucrats? The Future of Whistleblowing in a Post-Snowden World by PhD student Cody Drolc

1

Apr

Open House
Visit the beautiful Black Hills State University campus to learn about everything that BHSU has to offer! .

3

Apr

RC Speaker Series
BH-RC Room 112 - 6:30pm
Enjoy a presentation on Who is the Reluctant Celebrity? - Crazy Horse, Korczak Ziolkowsi, Chief Henry Standing Bear by Jeffrey Wehrung.

6

Apr

Geek Speak
Jonas Hall - 4pm
Join us in Jonas 110 for this week's Geek Speak; these events are free and open to the public. This weeks topic: From Blake to the Beatles and Beyond: The Legacy of Romanticism by Dr. Martin Fashbaugh

10

Apr

RC Speaker Series
BH-RC Room 112 - 6:30 pm
Join us for Terri Bruce's presentation on Transgender 101.

14

Apr

Easter Break
There will be no classes Friday, April 14th.

20

Apr

Geek Speak
Jonas Hall - 4pm
Join us in Jonas 110 for this week's Geek Speak; these events are free and open to the public. This weeks topic: Metapatterns by Dr. Liz Fayer

24

Apr

RC Speaker Series
BH-RC Room 112 - 6:30pm
Please join us for a presentation on LGBTQ+: Fleshing Out the Acronym by William Cockrell, Lesleigh Owen, Terri Bruce, and Emilia Flint.

27

Apr

Geek Speak
Jonas Hall - 4pm
Join us in Jonas 110 for this week's Geek Speak; these events are free and open to the public. This weeks topic: Madness in Popular Culture: The “Insanity” of Women by Dr. Laura Colmenero-Chilberg

1

May

Exit Exams
Exit Exams will take place the morning of Monday, May 1st.

1-5

May

Final Exams
Final Exams will take place May 1-5.

6

May

Commencement
Spring 2017 Commencement will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 6th at the Young Center.




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