BHSU Students Travel to Philippines to Teach and learn

Victoria Geary, Staff Writer
April 12, 2016 • 114 views
Filed under Jacket Journal

On day one as the bus drove into the mountains of Cebu in the Philippines, twelve Black Hills State University students and faculty anxiously waited for their arrival at Sudlon National High School. As soon as the bus pulled through the gates of the school they were surrounded by children curious and... Read more »

‘Greys Anatomy’ Slows Down After Season 10

Joshua Bruce, Contributing Writer
March 30, 2016 • 224 views
Filed under Jacket Journal

Twelve seasons of Grey’s Anatomy later, and here we are stuck in an awkward abyss of “what’s going on” and “are they going to have a finale soon?” As a longtime fan, I can personally and confidently say I think the show’s heart rate is dropping. There are still many great aspects that are... Read more »

‘Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice’ Tries Too Hard to Jump-Start The Justice League

Scott Altstiel, Contributing Writer
March 29, 2016 • 245 views
Filed under Jacket Journal, Opinions

“Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” opened in theaters March 25 and has since received very mixed reviews. BvS received an average rating of 5/10 from Rotten Tomatoes and a 7.5/10 from IMDb. So does BvS live up to all it was hyped up to be? And more importantly, should you go out and see the movie? Short answer – if you... Read more »

BHSU Hosts 2016 Teachers Fair March 2

Caleb Munger, Contributing Writer
March 7, 2016 • 107 views
Filed under Jacket Journal, Uncategorized

Black Hills State University hosted the 2016 Teachers Fair March 2 in the Jacket Legacy Room. This event gave graduating students the opportunity to interview with potential employers and find out what teaching jobs are available. BHSU student Jesse Dunaway said he is looking for a position as... Read more »

McLaughlin, Baldwin Take Top Honors in RMAC Championship

Becky Kindvall, Copy Editor/Sports Editor
March 7, 2016 • 152 views
Filed under Campus, Jacket Journal, Sports, Uncategorized

Black Hills State University seniors Madison McLaughlin and Alec Baldwin received Athlete of the Year awards during the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Indoor Track & Field Championship Feb. 27 in Chadron, Neb. McLaughlin earned female Field Athlete of the Year and set a record in the shot... Read more »

VITA Provides Tax Services on Campus

Victoria Geary, Staff Writer
February 28, 2016 • 185 views
Filed under Campus, Jacket Journal

VITA is providing free tax preparation on campus every Thursday from 4-10 p.m. The free services are provided for anyone who files a simple tax form which includes most college students. According to Helpline resource development specialist Heidi Bell-Grease, a lot of times people pay to have their... Read more »

Professor Uses ‘Krappy Kamera’ to Take Not-So-Krappy Pictures

Professor Uses ‘Krappy Kamera’ to Take Not-So-Krappy Pictures

Cadence Owen, Multi-Media Manager
February 28, 2016 • 255 views
Filed under Campus, Jacket Journal, Uncategorized

Jerry Rawlings, assistant professor of mass communication, has had two photographs juried into the 2016 International Krappy Kamera Competition at the SoHo Gallery in New York City. The two images are “Painted Hills” and “The Corrals.” “This is a wonderful opportunity to exhibit in such... Read more »

Connection Church Retreats to Discuss Sex and Relationships

Scott Altstiel, Contributing Writer
February 19, 2016 • 141 views
Filed under Jacket Journal

After a bountiful meal on a Friday night at Deer Mountain, a large group of college students crowds into a living room for worship. A speaker walks to the front of the room after a few songs and students settle in for a talk about relationships, dating, and sex. At this moment, Black Hills State University... Read more »

Open Mic Photo Story

Chynna Lockett, Staff Writer
February 16, 2016 • 194 views
Filed under Art & Entertainment, Jacket Journal, Photography