American Indian Studies at Black Hills State University.

BHSU Center for American Indian Studies - Student Organizations

Lakota Omniciye

Our group's stated purpose is to develop and augment the Black Hills State University educational system to meet and specialize in the unique needs of American Indian students.  The Lakota Omniciye will take all appropriate and necessary steps within its prescribed power to plan for such programs.

  • When: Fall Semester (Every Other Monday), Spring Semester (TBD)
  • Time: 3:00 p.m.
  • Where: Center for American Indian Studies Jonas 101

2016-2017 Lakota Omniciye Club Officers:

President: Courtney Fishcer

President: D'Aryn Lends His Horse

Vice President: Katie Haigh

Secretary/Treasurer: Kelsey Espinosa


American Indian Science and Engineering Society

The American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES) is a national non-profit organization which nurtures building of community by bridging science and technology with traditional native values. The ultimate goal of AISES is to be a catalyst for the advancement of American Indians and Native Alaskans as they seek to become self-reliant members of society. This program provides many students with valuable scholarships for college.

*AISES meets every other Wednesday at 2:00 pm in the Center for American Indian Studies(Jonas 101)


2016-2017 AISES Officers:

President: Brent Hunter

Vice President: D'Aryn Lends His Horse

Secretary/Treasurer: Kelsey Espinosa


Lakota Omniciye and AISES Club Advisors:

Urla Marcus

Jace DeCory

Rosie Sprague