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January 22, 2020

SD writers’ series coming to DSU

South Dakota Humanities Council grants brings six South Dakota writers to DSU and Madison

Tags: Academics College of Arts and Sciences

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January 15, 2020

“The Chair is Not Me” exhibit displayed in gallery

An educational exhibit “The Chair is Not Me,” is on display in the First Bank & Trust Art Gallery at Dakota State through February 28. The exhibit features artwork alongside poems from the book “The Chair is Not Me,” by “JJ” James Janis. The book is a collection of poems about his life experiences and challenges as a diversely abled individual.

Tags: Academics College of Arts and Sciences

December 16, 2019

Romero places in photo contests

Wendy Romero, associate professor of art and design/DAD program coordinator, earned sixth and 12th place in two photo contests through ViewBug, an online photography community that hosts photo competitions.

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Recently DSU had a guest speaker, Nick Podhradsky, senior vice president of sales and support at SBS CyberSecurity.

November 27, 2019

Cyber Leadership and Intelligence

Recently DSU had a guest speaker, Nick Podhradsky, senior vice president of sales and support at SBS CyberSecurity. Podhradsky offered insight into careers in cybersecurity. He spoke about data breaches, hacking, phishing, and other cybersecurity related concerns in today’s world. He also spoke of the importance of various soft skills, like communication necessary to work in the cyber field.

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November 26, 2019

Nelson’s poetry chapbook available for purchase

John Nelson’s poetry chapbook “West River” won the South Dakota Poetry Society’s Chapbook contest this year and is now available for purchase.

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November 21, 2019

3D art students create Pelican Project

Dakota State 3D art students created wire and paper mâché pelicans that are currently on display at the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Visitors Center through Friday, Dec. 6.

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November 19, 2019

Joseph Bottum’s new book examines ‘The Decline of the Novel’

A lifetime of reading has led Dr. Joseph Bottum to create his sixth authored book, "The Decline of the Novel."

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rocket launch

October 29, 2019

Maloney certified in high power rocketry

Dr. James Maloney, assistant professor of physics and advisor of the Space Club, launched a high-powered certification rocket in Dixon, Neb. in October.

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October 24, 2019

Meyer chosen for SD Change Network Cohort

Casualene Meyer, DSU adjunct instructor in the English department, was one of 17 changemakers selected to South Dakota Change Network’s 2019 cohort.

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Subject 99

October 2, 2019

DSU student to debut feature film in Wisconsin

Maddie Whitcomb’s film “Subject 99” to premiere at Davey J’s Garage October 4

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September 9, 2019

Miller completes WCET/SAN credential exam

Annette Miller did not want to take the easy road with her job at Dakota State as state authorization coordinator. Instead, she wanted to rise up and challenge herself, so signed up to take the credential examination from the professional organization State Authorization Network (SAN).

Tags: College of Arts and Sciences College of Education College of Business and Information Systems

August 16, 2019

DSU respiratory program receives credentialing award

Dakota State University’s respiratory care program received a credentialing award in Ft. Lauderdale, Flor. from the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC) in July.

Tags: Academics College of Arts and Sciences

Respiratory care students

May 17, 2019

Respiratory care program receives credentialing award

Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC) recognizes Dakota State program

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Dr. John Nelson and Dr. Stacey Berry

May 15, 2019

DSU professors talk digital humanities at state Historical Society conference

Dr. John Nelson and Dr. Stacey Berry shared a presentation on digital humanities at the South Dakota Historical Society History Conference at the end of April. Digital humanities is the practice of utilizing computational tools in the humanities and social sciences.

Tags: The Beacom College of Computer and Cyber Sciences College of Arts and Sciences

Jack Donovan, Layne Meyers, and Janell Healy

May 2, 2019

Digital humanities project helps preserve Hiawatha Insane Asylum history

Students assist in digitization of records

Tags: College of Arts and Sciences The Beacom College of Computer and Cyber Sciences

Harry Potter animation

April 23, 2019

Digital arts and design students created animations for South Dakota Symphony

Work was projected during “The Magical Music of Harry Potter” shows

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Carl Petersen

March 20, 2019

Carl Petersen receives $10,000 Dreamstarter grant

Petersen to make games for and by Native people

Tags: College of Arts and Sciences Academics Admissions The Beacom College of Computer and Cyber Sciences

postcards for sale

March 15, 2019

DSU art students help raise money for the Madison Animal Shelter

Art students will sell 2-D and 3-D art at Sundog Coffee

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January 21, 2019

Three DSU faculty selected for SD Governor’s Biennial Art Exhibition

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December 19, 2018

Dr. Ben Jones appointed Interim Secretary of Education

Dr. Ben Jones, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at Dakota State University, has been appointed Interim Secretary of Education for the state of South Dakota by Governor-elect Kristi Noem.

Tags: College of Arts and Sciences

October 19, 2018

New Director of Theater Productions is Change Network Award Recipient

Emily Firman Pieper, speech instructor and director of theater productions at DSU, has been named as one of 20 South Dakota Change Network Award recipients this year.

Tags: College of Arts and Sciences

October 18, 2018

Karl E. Mundt Oral Interpretation Tournament is Saturday

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Vietnam combat artist James Pollock

October 16, 2018

Vietnam combat artist James Pollock to visit Dakota State University

Students, public invited to Oct. 23 event with South Dakota artist

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Heather Wilson

May 31, 2018

U.S. Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson to speak in Rapid City

Secretary of the U.S. Air Force Heather Wilson will deliver a major lecture in Rapid City on June 25. Sponsored by the Classics Institute at Dakota State University, the secretary will speak on “Computers and War”— examining the changes brought to warfare by the technology revolution.

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May 25, 2018

2018 Spring Honors list released

Dakota State 2018 Spring Honors list released

Tags: The Beacom College of Computer and Cyber Sciences College of Business and Information Systems Academics College of Arts and Sciences

February 8, 2018

DSU cyber-ethicist to discuss technology’s threat to human nature

“When technology goes wrong it can go catastrophically wrong,” said Dr. Joseph Bottum, associate professor of philosophy at Dakota State University.

Tags: College of Arts and Sciences

February 6, 2018

Schroeder’s photos win honors at Brookings Arts Council contest

“Life is beautiful, and photography can capture that beauty,” said Dakota State University student Emily Schroeder. “Just one photo can capture a thousand words.”

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February 6, 2018

DSU to host French Film Festival

“Students at DSU love their technology, but they really want that traditional liberal arts experience as well,” said Dr. Susan Conover, professor of speech at Dakota State University.

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December 13, 2017

DSU students chosen to present at Sigma Tau Delta conference

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October 10, 2017

Berry chosen for SD Change Network cohort

DSU professor hopes to learn effective ways to create change through Bush Foundation group

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October 4, 2017

Dakota State Student Organizations Earn Recognition

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October 2, 2017

DSU’s CLASSICS Institute director begins dialogue on cyber-ethics

Joseph Bottum discusses current events and the Internet with local, international media

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September 28, 2017

SD Governor’s 7th Biennial Art Exhibition makes final stop in Sioux Falls

3 DSU professors’ works included

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August 18, 2017

DSU physics professor to host solar eclipse event

Public welcome at noon program on August 21

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Beadlemania 2017

May 4, 2017

DSU art students win Beadlemania awards

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AAUW Smart Start

March 20, 2017

AAUW hosting salary negotiation workshop

March 28 event teaches skills about salary offers

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February 12, 2017

DSU alum designs county’s new logo

Logo now on website lake.sd.gov

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February 5, 2017

Montgomery bikes for good causes

Parkinson’s, backpack program to benefit

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Artwork by DSU student

February 9, 2016

Local artists to hold fundraiser for Almost Home Canine Rescue

Dakota State University students and faculty are combining their artistic talents along with Madison High and Middle School students and faculty for the Animal (Annual) Fundraiser Extravaganza for Almost Home Canine Rescue. The event is scheduled for Tuesday, March 1, 2016, from 5- 8 p.m. at the BrickHouse in Madison, S.D.

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January 26, 2016

Montgomery’s artwork on display in Italy

Artwork from the DSU professor and contemporary artist, Alan Montgomery, is included in a group exhibition with other artists from around the world.

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November 15, 2015

DSU professor featured in LA Times

Dr. Kurt Kemper, was featured in the LA Times in an article on social movements, social media and sport's influence for change.

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