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New programs coming to BHSU

Kathryn Hastings, Contributor

March 17, 2020

SPEARFISH, S.D. - New programs are making their way into the Black Hills State University learning environment. Gene Bilodeau, executive director at the BHSU Rapid City campus, talked about wanting to offer new programs that students can become passionate about. He hopes it will bring new students to...

Report of shots fired proves false

Claire Scarborough, Editor-in-Chief

March 13, 2020

Black Hills State University’s Spearfish campus was briefly on shelter in place status Friday due to a potential active shooter situation, after there were reports of shots fired near the campus apartments. The BHSU Campus Alert system sent out both an email and a text at 2:29 p.m. warning of shots...

Spring break extended due to COVID-19 concerns

Claire Scarborough, Editor-in-Chief

March 12, 2020

The South Dakota Board of Regents announced Thursday that all public South Dakota universities will extend spring break until Friday, March 20 due to concerns over COVID-19, commonly known as coronavirus. An email sent out by Black Hills State University President Laurie Nichols confirmed that “offi...

BHSU photography selected to exhibit in Dahl Mountain

Holly Burley, Student Contributor

March 4, 2020

Spearfish, S.D – The Dahl Mountain Culture Competition is an annual event hosted by the Dahl Arts Center that accepts photographs from hundreds of photographers in the Black Hills area every year. This is a judged photography competition based on mountain culture.   Mountain culture is a lifestyle that incl...

Men’s basketball falls short in first round of RMAC tournament

Molly McIntyre, Sports Editor

March 3, 2020

The second seed Yellow Jackets hosted the seventh seed Hard Rockers from South Dakota School of Mines and Technology Tuesday night, losing 80-71. After scoring the first basket of the game, Black Hills State University never held the lead the rest of the game. With four minutes left in the first half,...

The department of labor helps students build resumes in BHSU Rapid City

Kathryn Hastings, Contributor

February 22, 2020

The department of labor was at the BHSU Rapid City Center on the 20th at 3 to help students understand how to write a good resume for free. Brittany Perry and Jermone Wickersham were going over proper formatting of resumes, what you should and shouldn’t put on one, and the services they offer in t...

Spring Club and Organization Fair held at BHSU

Spring Club and Organization Fair held at BHSU

Jacob Fitzgerald

January 15, 2020

SPEARFISH, S.D. (KBHU TV) – The Black Hills State University Student Engagement and Leadership Center also known as SELC held their annual Spring Club and Organizational Fair Wednesday in Club Buzz located in the Student Union. The Club and Organizational fair is an annual event that gather...

CAB holds Lip Sync Battle to benefit Kenadi Jean Weis Foundation

CAB holds Lip Sync Battle to benefit Kenadi Jean Weis Foundation

Jacob Fitzgerald

December 8, 2019

SPEARFISH, S.D. (Jacket Journal) - The Black Hills State University Campus Activities Board hosted a Lip Sync Battle in the Jacket Legacy Room on Nov. 20 to raise money for the Kenadi Jean Weis Foundation. Teams of students and faculty competed in showing off their lip syncing talents to choreographe...

Efforts to make campus pollinator-friendly highlighted at presentation

Samuel Bockover, Assistant Online Editor

November 20, 2019

Black Hills State University’s sustainability coordinator Eva Chase and ground crew leader Eric Hanson gave a public presentation about the university’s recent Bee Campus USA designation on Oct. 9 at the Matthews Opera House & Arts Center in Spearfish. The BHSU campus was designated a Bee Campus ...

Professor spearheads unique tree project

Lillian Denief, Contributor

November 20, 2019

Growing up, she could be found playing outside in her Minnesota hometown—probably somewhere getting muddy or climbing a tree. Today, instead of climbing them, she’s studying and monitoring the trees on Black Hills State University’s campus.  The Arbor Day foundation has recently designated Black Hills Sta...

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