Two BHSU employees named to list of 11 Fabulous Black Hills Women of 2015
Thursday, January 8, 2015
Black Hills State University applauds two employees named to the list of the 11 Fabulous Women of 2015 in the January/February issue of Black Hills Woman Magazine. Dr. Urla Marcus, director of the BHSU Center for American Indian Studies, and Helen Merriman, director of the South Dakota Center for Enterprise Opportunity (SD CEO), the Women’s Business Center, are among 11 regional women named to the annual list.
BHSU students and faculty visit Red Shirt School for 14th annual Cultural Holiday Exchange
Wednesday, December 31, 2014
Black Hills State University students, faculty, staff and friends brightened the holidays for more than 80 students at the Red Shirt School on the Pine Ridge Reservation earlier this month with the 14th annual Red Shirt Cultural Holiday Exchange.
BHSU leadership team pledges support to charities during Christmas gathering
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
Christmas is the season of giving. In addition to good company, great food, and holiday wishes, the Black Hills State University Administrative Team used their holiday get-together as an opportunity to give back to their community in a multitude of ways.
BHSU professor leads development of website which records American Indian history related to birds and oral tradition
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 John Glover’s affinity for peregrine falcons began in fifth grade during the years when this raptor was an endangered species due to widespread use of pesticides. More than 40 years later, Glover’s fondness for peregrines inspired a Black Hills State University video project capturing personal histories of some of the Great Plains’ most respected American Indians.
Passion, involvement key to one BHSU senior’s success
Thursday, September 11, 2014 Black Hills State University student Mary Mitchell replays her day spent with fifth-graders at Creekside Elementary School in Spearfish. As she shares her stories from the classroom one can’t help but notice her passion, excitement and energy.
BHSU Bridge Program registration deadline is Friday
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
The deadline for registration in the Black Hills State University Summer Bridge Program is quickly approaching.
Incoming freshmen that wish to register for the Bridge Program must do so by Friday, Aug. 1.
Two longtime BHSU professors honored with the 2014 Distinguished Faculty Award
Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Two longtime Black Hills State University professors, Jace DeCory, assistant professor of history and American Indian Studies, and Dr. Robert Schurrer, professor of exercise science, were recognized with the 2014 Distinguished Faculty Award, a prestigious honor which is bestowed upon them by their colleagues.
Traditional Lakota arts will be displayed at BHSU
Wednesday, April 16, 2014
Black Hills State University students will display art projects created during their spring Traditional Lakota Arts course. The exhibit will be on the second floor of the David B. Miller Yellow Jacket Student Union Tuesday, April 29 and Wednesday, April 30 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
BHSU holds 29th Annual Kevin Whirlwind Horse Memorial Run/Walk
Wednesday, April 9, 2014
The Black Hills State University track and cross country program is organizing the 29th Annual Kevin Whirlwind Horse Memorial Run/Walk Sunday, April 13 at 10:30 a.m. at Lyle Hare Stadium. The race is one of the final events of the week-long American Indian Awareness celebration. Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. with categories for all ages.
BHSU faculty and staff transform lives
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 Black Hills State University faculty and staff are transforming lives and making headlines.