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Rachel Geier

Rachel Geier

Farron Hovland, Contributing Writer

November 14, 2017


Filed under Faces of BHSU, Jacket Journal, Showcase

Rachel Geier is a Sophomore Entrepreneurial Studies and Tourism and Hospitality Management Double Major Question: What is your dream job, what challenges are you currently facing, and if you were stranded on an island with a celebrity who would you want it to be? "My dream job would be to o...

Carley Hill

Carley Hill

Farron Hovland, Contributing Writer

November 14, 2017


Filed under Faces of BHSU, Jacket Journal, Showcase

Carley is a Junior Elementary Education and Early Childhood Special Education Double Major    Question: What is your dream job, what challenge are you currently facing, and if you were stuck on an island with any celebrity who would it be? "My dream job is to be the person who colors all the animated movie s...

Ally Geier

Ally Geier

Farron Hovland, Contributing Writer

November 14, 2017


Filed under Faces of BHSU, Jacket Journal, Showcase

Ally is a Senior Business Administration Double Major with a emphasis in Marketing and Graphic Design Communication and a Commercial Art Minor. Question: What is your dream job and if you were stuck on an island who would you want to be stranded with? "I don’t really know what I’m doing, I’m...

Mikenzie Mikkelson

Mikenzie Mikkelson

Farron Hovland, Contributing Writer

November 14, 2017


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Mikenzie Mikkelson is a Junior Chemistry major with a Math minor and a emphasis in Biology. Question: What is your dream job, what challenge are you currently facing, and if you were stuck on an island with any celebrity who would it be? "My dream job is to be an orthopedic PA. In my free time I like...

Wyatt Bills

Wyatt Bills

Farron Hovland, Contributing Writer

November 14, 2017


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Wyatt is a Sophomore Mass Communication major with an emphasis in Journalism Question: What is your dream job, what challenge are you currently facing, and if you were stuck on an island with any celebrity who would it be? "My dream job is to be a sportscaster. I love sports and video games. Anything t...

Student Leadership and Organization Honored at 25th Annual SVAC

Student Leadership and Organization Honored at 25th Annual SVAC

Bailey Sadowsky, Contributing Writer

May 3, 2017


Filed under Jacket Journal, Showcase

Black Hills State University hosted the 25th annual Student Volunteer Awards Ceremony in the Jacket Legacy Room on April 17 at 5:30 p.m. The event recognized the student leaders and organization volunteers for their commitment, dedication and hard work. Around 253 students, staff and faculty attended. ...

Regional Artist Magnetizes Growing Fans from Ranching Communities

Regional Artist Magnetizes Growing Fans from Ranching Communities

Abena Songbird, Contributing Writer

April 22, 2017


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A dynamic exhibit recently concluded at The Dahl Art Center, “Animal Attraction”, which featured the work of South Dakota artist, Dede Farrar. Her latest pieces drew a growing number of fans gained over the past three years from the region - ranchers, animal lovers, and those who appreciate her...

Fried Rewrites Indoor Track and Field Record Board Twice

Garrett W. Ravert, Contributing Writer

April 4, 2017


Filed under Jacket Journal, Showcase

Black Hills State University held the 2017 Indoor Track and Field Championships the frigid weekend of Feb. 24 and 25. BHSU's own Levi Fried competed at a high level in the 800 meter run and the distance medley relay. Fried holds 3 school records at BHSU including the 600 meter dash 800 meter run and...

BHSU Photography Professor Accepts Governor’s Award

BHSU Photography Professor Accepts Governor’s Award

Tristen Polensky, Fact Checker

March 28, 2017


Filed under Jacket Journal, Showcase

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


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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...

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