Newman Center Provides Gathering Place for Catholic Students

Newman Center Provides Gathering Place for Catholic Students

Anne Orban, Content Editor
May 4, 2015 • 106 views
Filed under Campus, News, Showcase

Many college students look for a place to call their “home away from home” during their first year at school. For students at Black Hills State University, there are many clubs and organizations where they can find their place. Many Catholic students find their place at the Saint Joseph’s Newman... Read more »

Critical Teacher Shortage in South Dakota

Jake Nordbye, Guest Blogger
April 27, 2015 • 340 views
Filed under Blog, Community, Opinions

In a few weeks more than 400 students will graduate from Black Hills State – and as a part largest teacher education program in the state of South Dakota – many of those grads will be pursuing jobs in education. The job search will begin, and these talented new teachers will eventually make a choice... Read more »

Black Hills is a Vacation Destination

Black Hills is a Vacation Destination

Misty Bunnell, Proofreader/Distribution
April 27, 2015 • 109 views
Filed under Community, Culture, News, Showcase

The Black Hills of South Dakota is a vacation destination for people all over the world. Millions of people visit every year to take in the beauty and attractions. But how many of the people who live here have actually taken in the sights? The Department of Agriculture states that the Black Hills... Read more »

32nd Annual Lakota Omniciye Wacipi

32nd Annual Lakota Omniciye Wacipi

April 21, 2015 • 61 views
Filed under Campus, Community, Culture, News, Photography, Showcase

Black Hills State University hosted the 32nd annual Lakota Omniciye Wacipi in the Young Center April 17-19. The event was part of BHSU’s American Indian Awareness Week. ... Read more »

Outdoor Week Events

Outdoor Week Events

Laurel Antonmarchi, Visual Editor
April 19, 2015 • 198 views
Filed under Campus, Environment, Info Graphics, News

A Mouthpiece For Martyrdom

Stephen Farghali, Senior Editor
April 15, 2015 • 246 views
Filed under News, Opinions

In a 2006 publication titled “Al-Qaeda’s Constructivist Turn,” author Marc Lynch quotes Ayman al-Zawahiri, the current leader of al-Qaeda, in saying “We are in a battle, and more than half of this battle is taking place in the battlefield of the media…we are in a media battle for the hearts... Read more »

Clubs band Together for National Student Advertising Campaign

Stephanie Oxford, Contributing Writer
April 15, 2015 • 314 views
Filed under Art & Entertainment, Campus, News

Black Hills State University students from Buzz Marketing, Swarm Advertising Solutions, and the mass communications department will compete in the 2015 National Student Advertising Competition (NSAC) in Minneapolis April 10 – 11. This is the first time BHSU will be represented in this event. The... Read more »

University Center – Rapid City is Now BHSU-RC

University Center – Rapid City is Now BHSU-RC

Amy Varland, Senior Editor
April 15, 2015 • 256 views
Filed under Campus, News

The South Dakota Board of Regents approved a proposal April 1, 2015 to change the name of the University Center in Rapid City (UCRC) to Black Hills State University-Rapid City (BHSU-RC). The proposal also included plans to add more programming options for students in the area. BHSU President Dr. Tom... Read more »

Students in Leadership Conference Inspires Young Professional Women on Campus

Robyn Hynes, Science Editor
April 15, 2015 • 284 views
Filed under Campus, News

Black Hills State University, South Dakota Center for Enterprise Opportunity, and Coeur Wharf Mine hosted Students in Leadership: Focusing on the Future, on March 28 at Black Hills State University in Spearfish. Nearly 20 young women and professionals attended the event. BHSU Dean of the College of... Read more »

Speed Limit Rises in South Dakota

Speed Limit Rises in South Dakota

Laura Howard, Contributing Writer
April 15, 2015 • 217 views
Filed under Community, Info Graphics, News, Showcase

The speed limit on I-90 and I-29 in South Dakota rose from 75 mph to 80 mph April 1. The increased speed limit was part of Senate Bill 1 that was signed by Governor Dennis Daugaard in Pierre, S.D. March 17. The bill also raises the gas tax by six cents per gallon, the motor vehicle excise tax by... Read more »