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BHSU Photography Professor Accepts Governor’s Award with Modesty

BHSU Photography Professor Accepts Governor’s Award with Modesty

Tristen Polensky, Fact Checker
14 hours ago • 196 views
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Black Hills State University photography professor Stephen Babbitt is no stranger to winning awards for both his teaching and photography. He’s the recipient of BHSU’s Distinguished Faculty Award in 2013, and the Rushmore Honors Award from the Rapid City Chamber of Commerce in 2016. His work is displayed...

Fossilized Mosasaur from Local South Dakota Ranch Traveled to National Conference

Christy Hammond, Contributing Writer
March 27, 2017 • 38 views
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Part of a fossilized Plioplatecarpus tympaniticus mosasaur was discovered in a layer of rock from the Niobrara Formation in 1996 on a South Dakota ranch. The fossilized specimen was finally brought into the lab in 2016 to remove it from the rock. Kelsie Abrams and Kenny Brown uncovered a signific...

BHSU Makes Major Changes to School Website

Farron Hovland, Contributing Writer
March 26, 2017 • 49 views
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The beginning of second semester marked the first set of major changes being made to the Black Hills State University website which is bhsu.edu. These changes have varied, the most noticeable being the visual changes regarding the homepage and subpage menus. On the BHSU homepage, many of the button...

The First Amendment

The First Amendment

Various Authors, Contributing Writers
March 23, 2017 • 81 views
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Quotes courtesy of the MCOM-430-Media Law class "First Amendment allows people to take issue with what they think is wrong." --Ajallade Hennis "It means that no laws can be made against people in regards to what religion they want to be, say what they want to, publish what they want to, peacefully protest, and pet...

New Treadmills Arrive at Donald E. Young Center

New Treadmills Arrive at Donald E. Young Center

Minayo Kawamura, Contributing Writer
March 19, 2017 • 161 views
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The Donald E. Young Center received three new treadmills at the end of February. Two of these treadmills went to the Fitness Center, and another went to the athlete’s weight room. The treadmills currently in use will be kept making a total of five treadmills at the Fitness Center. According to Assistant...

Native American Club Launches for Students at BHSU-Rapid City

Native American Club Launches for Students at BHSU-Rapid City

Abena Songbird, Contributing Writer
March 18, 2017 • 810 views
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Since coming aboard six months ago, the student success advisor and disability liaison for the BHSU-Rapid City campus Valeriah Big Eagle has made large strides. The Native American Club on campus, which serves students from the tri-umbrella of SDSU, USD, and BHSU, is her latest venture. As a first-generation...

Media Brainwashing Efforts Spiral Into Millennial Meltdown

Laura Elshire
February 15, 2017 • 218 views
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Waiters strolled around the room with their heads held high, handing wine glasses to the guests, in what was going to be the celebration of all time. The nation was about to elect its first woman President. But it didn't. The smug celebratory looks on the faces of the media and their followers soon...

BHSU Alumna Reflects on Her Induction Into Hall of Fame

Courtney McCleary
February 15, 2017 • 146 views
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Nikki (Underwood) McDaniel smiled from ear to ear as she revealed her brand new 2017 Cadillac XT5. What made it unique was the Mary Kay emblem and its iconic shade of pink. McDaniel and her unit earned the infamous Pink Cadillac, for the first time Rapid City’s seen in over 10 years. “It was absolutely...

Pregnancy Center Provides Support for Men and Women for 30 Years

Carly Klein
February 15, 2017 • 168 views
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A young girl sits on the cold tile in her bathroom, alone and in disbelief that she might actually be pregnant. Nearly 4 million women across the United States have been surprised with the prospect of raising a child each year, and a few have considered themselves prepared for the task of becoming...

MCOM 469 Field Trip

MCOM 469 Field Trip

Anna Teghtmeyer, BHSUmedia.com Online Editor/KBHU-TV Automation Director
January 30, 2017 • 109 views
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The MCOM 469-Integrated News Lab class took a field trip to Seaton Publishing-Black Hills Pioneer on Jan. 30.

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