Graduates from the Class of 1960 gathered at the 2010 Black Hills State University graduation ceremony and were inducted into the 50-Year Club during a banquet hosted by the BHSU Alumni Association. All BHSU alumni who graduated 50 years ago or more are invited to attend. 50-Year Club members in attendance were, standing left to right,: Steve Gomez, Class of ‘55, Pierre; Virgil Buxcel, Class of ‘60, Yankton; Otis Eastman, Class of ‘58, Spearfish; Robert Julius, Class of ‘60, Sturgis; Phyllis (Krause) Eastman, Class of ‘58, Spearfish; Jack O’Connor, Class of ‘60, Custer; Bill Anthony, Class of ‘59, Casper, Wyo.; Keith Shostrom, Class of ‘57, Deadwood; Ed Furois, Class of ‘60, Spearfish; Clifford Kenoyer, Class of ‘56, Piedmont; Sandy Michelena, Class of ‘60, Sheridan, Wyo.; Del Harbaugh, Class of ‘57, Rapid City; Gerald Bruce, Class of ‘60, Spearfish; and Charles Schad, Class of ‘56, Spearfish. Seated, front row, left to right, Mary Ann (Stephenson) Erickson, Class of ‘54, Spearfish; Sonya (Bell) Albers, Class of ‘56, Spearfish; Beverly (Olsen) Carr, Class of ‘55, Spearfish; JoAnn (Hanson) Durgin, Class of ‘60, Spearfish; and Mary (Smith) Furois, Class of ‘60, Spearfish.

Representatives of the Black Hills State University Class of 1960 were recognized during graduation ceremonies at BHSU. From left are Robert Julius, Sturgis; Virgil Buxcel, Yankton; Jack O’Connor, Custer; Sandy Michelena, Sheridan, Wyo.; Gerald Bruce, Spearfish; Ed Furois, Spearfish; Mary (Smith) Furois, Spearfish; and JoAnne (Hanson) Durgin, Spearfish.