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BHSU Students Gather to Remember Meliora Bachelor

BHSU Students Gather to Remember Meliora Bachelor

Laura Heisinger, Photo Editor
December 7, 2016 • 1,123 views
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Black Hills State University students gathered in the student union atrium Dec. 5 to pay tribute to Meliora Bachelor, who passed away Nov. 30 in Spearfish, SD. Bachelor was a BHSU student and active member the Enactus and Gay-Straight Alliance organizations. Students held a candlelight vigil and took... Read more »

Students turn out to hear Governor Weld’s push for White House

Students turn out to hear Governor Weld’s push for White House

Becky Kindvall, Editor in Chief
December 2, 2016 • 233 views
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One hundred students, faculty, and members of the community gathered inside Club Buzz at Black Hills State University to hear former Massachusetts governor and Libertarian vice presidential candidate Bill Weld speak Oct. 20. Weld spoke to the crowd about the policies of his and Governor Gary Johnson’s... Read more »

Crow Peak Hall now Makes College Dormitories a Luxury

Crow Peak Hall now Makes College Dormitories a Luxury

Ajallade Hennis, Contributing Writer
December 2, 2016 • 232 views
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It’s been over a year since Crow Peak Hall made its debut for the 2015 fall semester at Black Hills State University. The suites drew attention from current and future students as a housing option, while this new dormitory was built throughout the past year. Crow Peak Hall opened for students at the... Read more »

BHSU Charges Commuters Extra to Park on Main Campus

Marina Curuchet, Contributing Writer
December 1, 2016 • 271 views
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Should commuting students be charged to park in campus parking lots?  Why should commuting students have to pay for parking spots that are always available? Why is it that other colleges and entities of Black Hills State University do not charge for parking? The answer to the first question is no.... Read more »

Empty Bowls Help Feed Local Stomachs

Empty Bowls Help Feed Local Stomachs

Marina Curuchet, Contributing Writer
November 29, 2016 • 80 views
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Community members, college students, and professors participated in the annual Empty Bowls dinner and silent auction at the Deadwood Social Club on Oct. 19. Empty Bowls focused on bringing the community together to raise awareness about local hunger and raise money for those who are in need in and... Read more »

Meal Plan Proves to Be Best Choice for Students

Meal Plan Proves to Be Best Choice for Students

T. Cazer, Contributing Writer
November 28, 2016 • 199 views
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College expenses are something every student deals with. Tuition, books, and room and board are just a few of the added costs the average college student can expect. Some students at Black Hills State University believe that meal plans on campus are too expensive or even a waste of their money. Ron... Read more »

Early Voting Begins in South Dakota

Sam Bockover, Contributing Writer
October 29, 2016 • 208 views
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Registered voters in South Dakota have begun casting their ballots in advance of the Nov. 8 general election. Early and absentee voting in South Dakota began on Sept. 23 and will run until Nov. 7. Voters may cast their ballots either in person at their county auditor office or by mail. Voters casting... Read more »

How To Become Better Filmmaker

Joshua Bruce, Contributing Writer
October 27, 2016 • 178 views
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First impressions are everything in this world. Some people get to exercise their creative minds and test themselves to prove who they are to someone else.  In the film industry, there are nothing but impressions to be made. In that first scene and during that first spoken line, this will set the tone... Read more »

The French Sisters Take Over Art Gallery

Ajallade Hennis, Contributing Writer
October 25, 2016 • 248 views
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The President’s Gallery located on the second floor of Woodburn Hall at Black Hills University has many art pieces to view. The gallery is dedicated to former university presidents, with new and temporary art pieces put in frequently. The art was compromised of different artwork made by two artists,... Read more »

College Students Balance Working While Attending School

Marina Curuchet, Contributing Writer
October 25, 2016 • 256 views
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Juggling school and work is a daunting task for college students. Trying to stay on top of homework while working odd hours to pay your way presents many challenges. There are benefits to having a job while going to school. Students can gain valuable experience in the workforce to help them succeed in... Read more »

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