Volume XXIV No. 23 • June 9,
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CSA positions open - Top
following Career Service positions are open:
- Three custodial worker positions,
For further information, check the announcement bulletin or
contact the personnel office.
Business office announces year-end
deadlines - Top
deadlines affect all accounts in the accounting system. You
should be aware of these dates when planning any expenditures that
need to be processed before year end.
The following are the deadlines for
processing documents for the current fiscal year:
- General funds accounts –
Invoices and vouchers must be submitted to the business office by
billings - Billings must be submitted to the business
office by June 22.
- All other funds accounts
- Invoices/Vouchers must be submitted to the business
office by June 27.
CSA council will meet -
|The CSA council will
meet June 13 at 9 a.m. in student organization area of the lower
level of the Student
||Union. All CSA
employees are welcome to attend. |
Yellow Jacket Sports and Leisure
Auction is June 17
The 2000 Gold Dust Yellow Jacket Sports and Leisure Auction is
Saturday, June 17 at 7:45 p.m. at the Holiday Inn of the Northern
Black Hills. The auction is open to the public at no charge.
The day's events include a golf tournament at the Spearfish
Canyon Golf Course followed by the sports and leisure auction will
be held at the Holiday Inn of the Northern Black Hills beginning at
7:45 p.m. This annual event raises money for athletic scholarships
The 18-Hole Texas Best Shot Tournament (rain or shine) will begin
at 1 p.m. A social hour and dinner will be held following the
tournament. Golf awards will be presented at 7:30 p.m. Followed by
the auction at 7:45 p.m. To register for the golf tournament call
the BHSU institutional advancement office at 642-6385.
The sports and leisure scholarship auction features more than 350
items during the live and silent auctions. Auction items include a
wide variety of items such as autographed sports memorabilia, passes
to area recreational sites, artwork as well as clothing, food,
lodging and gift items.
List of auction
Many events scheduled for
the Summer Institute of the Arts -
|The annual Black
Hills Summer Institute of the Arts (formerly known as the Black
Hills Arts Festival) has a number of events planned for the month of
June. The following events are open to the public.
- June 7 – Black Hills Summer Institute of
the Arts Lecture Series “Exhibits of Fine Art in Spearfish,” James
Knutson, Ruddell Gallery, BHSU campus, Spearfish. Free.
- June 10 – Black Hills Summer Institute of
the Arts Young Performer Competition, 7 p.m., Matthews Opera
House, Spearfish. Donations welcome.
- June 12 – Black Hills Summer Institute of
the Arts Opening Gala “A Gala Celebration of the Arts,” 7 p.m.,
Matthews Opera House, Spearfish. Gala dress appreciated, $5 at the
- June 14 – Black Hills Summer Institute of
the Arts Lecture Series “A Brief History of Opera,” Dr. Janeen
Larsen, noon, Matthews Opera House, Spearfish. Free.
- June 21 – Black Hills Summer Institute of
the Arts Digital Shakespeare show, 7 p.m., Jonas 305, Black Hills
State University campus, Spearfish. Free
- June 21 – Lecture Series – “The Plays the
Same,” Dr. Pamela Wegner, noon, Matthews Opera House, Spearfish,
- June 24 - Black Hills Summer Institute of
the Arts Black Hills Folk Festival featuring Little Sonny and the
Detroit Rhythm Kings, Vatra, Turtle Mountain Mitchif, and an open
mic session, noon – 10 p.m., Deadwood Pavilion, Deadwood, $5 per
person/$10 family; Free public workshops – 9 a.m. to noon at
Callahan's Franklin Hotel in Deadwood
- June 28 - Black Hills Summer Institute of
the Arts Vocal Recital, 7 p.m., Woodburn Theater, Black Hills
State University campus, Spearfish, $5 at the door
- June 28 – Lecture series – “Poems, Songs
and Family,” Dr. Scott Simpson, noon, Matthews Opera House,
- July 1 – Black Hills Summer Institute of
the Arts Opera Scenes show, 7 p.m., Woodburn Theater, Black Hills
State University campus, Spearfish, $5 at the door.
For more information on any of these events
contact the College of Arts and Science at Black Hills State
University at (605) 642-6420 or Laura Neubert at (605) 341-5714 or
visit our website at: www.bhsu.edu/arts
Grants opportunities announced - Top
|Below are the program materials received
May 18-May 31 in the grants office, 220 Woodburn. For copies of the
information, contact our office at 642-6627 or e-mail requests to us
at firstname.lastname@example.org .
Fellowship information will also be posted on the Student Union
bulletin board near the information desk.
- NASA. Discovery Program 2000. NOI due June 16.
Proposals due Sept. 18.
- Head Start – Higher education faculty initiative – DHHS.
The cooperative agreement will be funded to provide
opportunities for faculty in higher education to enhance their
skills, knowledge and effectiveness as they teach teachers in Head
Start and Early Head Start programs in order to ensure better
outcomes for children. Closing date is July 11.
- Informal Science Education (NSF). The NSF is seeking
applications under a revised program announcement for all
elementary, secondary and informal science education projects,
including informal science education projects that foster
stimulating lifelong learning opportunities outside of school to
promote appreciation, interest and understanding of science,
mathematics and technology for youths and adults. Funds: $24
million for 40 to 60 awards. Required cost-sharing is 10 percent
of requested amounts for all projects except ASCEND projects.
Deadlines: Aug. 2 for required preliminary proposals; Nov. 15 for
full proposals; Aug.14 for preliminary proposals; Nov. 15 for full
This week at
items or send to media relations, Unit 9512,
| Friday, June 9
|PREP Day, 8 a.m. - 3:15
|Summer Institute of the Arts Young
Performers Competition, Matthews Opera House, 7 p.m.
|Sunday, June 11
||Monday, June 12
|Gala Opening, Matthew's
Opera House, 7 p.m. ||Tuesday, June 13
||Wednesday, June 14
|Summer Institute of the Arts
Lecture Series - Dr. Janeen Larsen, Matthews Opera
House, noon||Thursday, June 15
|PREP Day, 8 a.m. - 3:15
p.m. ||Saturday, |
|Gold Dust Yellow Jacket Golf
Golf, Spearfish Canyon Golf
Auction, 7:45 p.m. Holiday Inn of
the Northern Hills