DSU’s TOP 10 STORIES for 2017

What a year it’s been at DSU! Check out the top 10 events for 2017, and watch for more good news in 2018. #WeAreRising

  1. Dakota State University is RISING with transformational gift:
  2. Hope Juntunen receives DSU’s first Goldwater Scholarship:
  3. Bangston named Google Techmakers Scholar:
  4. Chase Lucas wins “Fighting Spirit” award at international C2C cyber competition:
  5. DSU to co-host 2018, 2019 NAIA national championships:
  6. Multiple professor successes: Dr. Ashley Podhradsky named New America Cybersecurity fellow; Dr. Stacey Berry chosen as fellow in SD Change Network cohort and HIM Faculty serve on national committees and Bennett on CAHIIM board
  7. Workforce development programs to begin: NSF grant  and SDPaSS partnership will spur workforce development
  8. DSU begins new program for students on the autism spectrum, Spectrum STRONG; program receives national attention in Chronicle of Higher Education.
  9. DSU enrollment numbers on the rise to 3,307 total students, bucking a national trend of declining college enrollment.
  10. Numerous DSU Distinctions: Safest SD Campus DSU named Military Times’ best college distinction LAIC Growth and Achievement Award