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December 10, 2019

Trail Goods Drive for 38+2 Memorial Ride

The annual 38+2 Memorial Ride is coming through Madison on Saturday, December 14.

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Miss America logo

December 10, 2019

Miss America Organization Adds First University Sponsor to Competition

Dakota State University helps launch writing component

December 10, 2019

Dave Link is fall commencement speaker at DSU

International student speaking for graduates

Tags: Academics

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.

Tags: College of Arts and Sciences

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.

Tags: College of Arts and Sciences

November 22, 2019

Kettani publishes book about World Muslim Population

Book is first of its kind research

Tags: Academics

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.

Tags: College of Arts and Sciences

November 19, 2019

Female gamers hope to inspire future generations

Young women enjoy competing in esports

Tags: Athletics

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."

Tags: College of Arts and Sciences

November 12, 2019

Ph.D. students have papers presented at international conferences

Two Ph.D. cyber operations students had papers published and presented at international conferences.

Tags: The Beacom College of Computer and Cyber Sciences

November 7, 2019

17th annual Nanocon November 8-10

Nanocon, Dakota State Gaming Club’s weekend long game convention begins on Friday, Nov. 8 at 6 p.m.

Tags: Admissions

November 6, 2019

Summer internships produce professional successes

Summer internships teach students a lot about what they want to do for a career, said Collin Rumpca, a Dakota State computer science student from Aberdeen, S.D.

Tags: Academics

November 5, 2019

March planned to create awareness of veteran suicides

Jacob Schaefers, a Marine Corps veteran, is one of those 135 who has been personally affected by suicide. He knew two fellow Marines who have committed suicide.

Tags: The Beacom College of Computer and Cyber Sciences

Alexis VanderWilt

November 4, 2019

VanderWilt sees how questions can ‘change the world’

The DSU senior has been asking research questions ever since she came to Dakota State University from her hometown of Mitchell, S.D. The answers to some of those questions earned her the opportunity to attend the 7th Heidelberg Laureate Forum this September in Germany.

Tags: The Beacom College of Computer and Cyber Sciences

October 30, 2019

Grad Studies celebrates 20 years

Dakota State University is celebrating 20 years of Graduate Studies this fall.

Tags: Academics

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.

Tags: College of Arts and Sciences

October 29, 2019

DSU takes top spots in programming competition

It’s not only technical skills that are needed for cyber competitions. Teamwork and communication are also necessary skills for success.

Tags: The Beacom College of Computer and Cyber Sciences

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.

Tags: College of Arts and Sciences

October 17, 2019

Erica Merchant artwork featured in First Bank & Trust Art Gallery

A talk with the artist Erica Merchant scheduled for Oct. 21 at 5 p.m.

Dave Link

October 16, 2019

Dave Link honored with LIVE award

SD Biotech recognizes Link’s efforts at awards banquet

Northern Plain Games

October 16, 2019

Petersen to debut “Tipi Kaga” at imagineNATIVE Festival

Computer game born from Dreamstarter grant

Tags: The Beacom College of Computer and Cyber Sciences

October 10, 2019

DSU Theatre Club to present 30 plays in 60 minutes

DSU Theatre to perform ’Too Much Light Makes the Baby go Blind’

Tags: Admissions

October 9, 2019

Podhradsky keynote speaker at OSMOSIS conference

Will address passions of digital forensics, women leading in cyber

Tags: The Beacom College of Computer and Cyber Sciences

October 3, 2019

Student Groups from DSU Recognized for Excellence

The South Dakota Board of Regents recognized student organizations from Dakota State University for excellence in academic, community, and organizational work.

Tags: Academics

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

Tags: College of Arts and Sciences

Madison Cyber Labs

October 2, 2019

Madison Cyber Labs rises to challenge of cyber research

Grand opening event coincides with Board of Regents’ meeting

Tags: Academics

October 1, 2019

Increased research capacity enables DSU to take larger part of NSF grant

Projects planned in education, science, analytics

Tags: Academics

October 1, 2019

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September 30, 2019

4 DSU students intern at Los Alamos National Lab

Four Dakota State students, Adam Good, Kody Everson, Trent Steen, and Collin Rumpca, spent the summer at Los Alamos National Lab (LANL) in Los Alamos, New Mexico.

Tags: The Beacom College of Computer and Cyber Sciences

Seema Bhandari

September 26, 2019

Dakota State student Seema Bhandari to attend Grace Hopper Celebration

Bhandari awarded scholarship to attend women in computing conference

Tags: College of Business and Information Systems

September 20, 2019

Business Office Staff honored by Regents

The staff in the Dakota State University Business Office have again been honored by the state Board of Regents for “clean” audits since 2015.

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

Dr. Ashley Podhradsky and Trevor Jones

September 9, 2019

Bipartisan, Bicameral Staffers Host Inaugural Cyber Day on the Hill

Over 350 staffers attended and learned from tech industry professionals

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Proposed new athletic complex

August 29, 2019

Trojans Unite campaign kicks off with $10M gift

First PREMIER Bank-PREMIER Bankcard and Beacoms donate to DSU Athletics program

Tags: Athletics

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

July 24, 2019

Visiting undergraduate researchers work to make IoT devices safer

REU students to present results at July 30 conference

July 22, 2019

Weidler places first at National Leadership Conference

Five of six Dakota State competitors placed in top 10

Tags: College of Business and Information Systems

July 2, 2019

Rocket Girls to learn cyber at Kennedy Space Center

Being chosen to attend the 2019 Rocket Girls camp was “a dream come true” for Destiny Thunder.

Tags: The Beacom College of Computer and Cyber Sciences

June 25, 2019

NSA representatives visit DSU cyber security camps

Cyber security is all about community

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June 25, 2019

DSU men’s basketball receives donation

The Dakota State men’s basketball program recently received a donation of $34,000 from Seizing South Dakota to be used for additional recruitment funds.

Esports

June 24, 2019

Esports coach hired at Dakota State

New esports coach at DSU has experience building esports program from scratch

Tags: Admissions Athletics

June 13, 2019

New network will create new research opportunities

$1.46M EDA grant intended to drive job creation

Tags: Academics

June 7, 2019

Camp teaches STEAM activities to teachers

Teachers offer insight through Ignite Talks

Tags: College of Education

Fusion Center

June 4, 2019

New partnership announced to fight cybercrime

Department of Public Safety, DSU, Sioux Falls Police Department join forces

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Honors List

June 4, 2019

Dakota State 2019 Spring Honors List Released

A total of 509 full-time and 177 part-time students qualified for the President’s Academic Honors list for the 2019 spring semester at Dakota State University (DSU) in Madison, S.D.

Tags: Academics The Beacom College of Computer and Cyber Sciences

Francisca Opoku-Boateng

June 3, 2019

DSU graduate student wins two national honors

Opoku-Boateng named Google Techmaker Scholar, blackcomputeHER Fellow

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

May 28, 2019

Students, faculty to present at Information Systems conference

Papers to be presented at Midwest United States Association for Information Systems conference

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May 22, 2019

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May 20, 2019

Moran named interim provost at DSU

Dr. James Moran has been named the interim Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs at Dakota State University. He is currently the Vice President for Accreditation and Student Success Initiatives at the University of South Dakota. Scott McKay’s resignation as provost effective June 21.

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Respiratory care students

May 17, 2019

Respiratory care program receives credentialing award

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

Tags: College of Arts and Sciences

Computer and Cyber Sciences Academy

May 16, 2019

Computer and Cyber Sciences partnership will introduce Sioux Falls students to cyber careers

Program is first SDPaSS pathway for workforce development

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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.

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May 14, 2019

Honors student wins poster award at conference

Poster featured growth through failure

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May 13, 2019

Bottum co-author on Christopher Award-winning children’s book

“The World is Awake” to be celebrated at New York City gala May 23

Tags: Academics

May 10, 2019

Students inducted into National Society of Leadership and Success

DSU chapter inducts 33 new members

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Cynthia Hetherington

May 9, 2019

Cynthia Hetherington Named 2019 CybHER Warrior

The annual award honors a leading woman in the field of cybersecurity to recognize her tireless devotion, extraordinary accomplishments, selfless leadership, and exceptional contributions to cybersecurity.

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May 8, 2019

University advancement staff to share fundraising knowledge

Schmidt, Ruhd presenting at conferences throughout the summer

Thirteen students and three faculty are attending and volunteering the 10th annual Hack in the Box (HITB) Conference

May 7, 2019

Students to learn about security, cultures at world conference

Thirteen students and three faculty are attending and volunteering as part of the core team at the 10th annual Hack in the Box (HITB) Conference held May 9-11 in Amsterdam, Netherlands. There are six on-campus and seven online students, from the undergraduate to doctoral level.

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Dr. Ben Jones named permanent Secretary of Education

May 7, 2019

Dr. Ben Jones named permanent Secretary of Education

Governor Kristi Noem announced today that interim Secretary of Education, Dr. Ben Jones, has been appointed as the permanent secretary.

Dakota State University Unveils New Visual Brand Identity

May 3, 2019

Dakota State Trojans unite under new brand and visual identity

Since our humble beginnings as a school for teacher education, Dakota State University has always been defined by our ambition and an unwavering willingness to adapt. Just like the technology driving our innovation, so too does a brand change and evolve. We’re thrilled to officially announce the new DSU visual brand identity, along with a renewed commitment to our values and principles as a collegiate institution specializing in degrees with an emphasis in tech. Learn why we’re revamping our look and see how we’re redefining everything.

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

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Nelofar Sultan

May 1, 2019

Student leader accomplishes a great deal in a short time

New graduate hopes to continue impacting people in the world

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May 1, 2019

Final General Beadle graduates to be honored at May ceremony

The Class of 1969, the final graduating class from General Beadle State College, will celebrate their 50-year anniversary of graduation in May.

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Dr. Mike Roach, Ethan Johanneson, and Dr. Pete Hoesing

April 30, 2019

Freshman wins first place in DSU business plan competition

Ethan Johanneson, a freshman computer science major from Kaylor, S.D., won first place in the Dakota State University business plan competition, earning $1,000 for the idea.

Tags: Academics

April 26, 2019

NSA leader is DSU’s spring commencement speaker

Science Steve named distinguished alumnus for May 4 ceremony

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students from DSU

April 24, 2019

Life experience prompts grad student to study cyber

Thuy Lam wins poster session award at international conference

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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

Tags: College of Arts and Sciences

April 22, 2019

Juntunen to advocate for science on Capitol Hill

DSU senior’s research chosen for CUR poster session

Tags: Academics The Beacom College of Computer and Cyber Sciences

April 22, 2019

NASA astrobiologist to visit Dakota State

Public invited to April 24 presentation: “Searching for Signs of Life and its Origin on Other Planets.”

Tags: Academics

April 18, 2019

Seven DSU students to compete at National Leadership Conference in June

Conference will take place in San Antonio, Texas June 24-27

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April 18, 2019

DSU event to consider publishing in the digital era

Panel discussion to be held on April 24

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KAPPA SIGMA IOTA

April 17, 2019

2019 Honors Banquet

Dakota State University held its annual Honors Banquet Monday, April 15, 2019, at Dakota Prairie Playhouse in Madison, S.D.

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Faculty Honors

April 17, 2019

Faculty honored at annual banquet

Four Dakota State University faculty members received awards at the annual Honors Banquet on April 15.

Tags: Academics

April 17, 2019

DSU students volunteer with traveling Broadway production

DSU Theater performing “Laramie Project” April 28

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April 16, 2019

DSU students take top spots at NDSU cyber conference

Twenty-six Dakota State students took a road trip to North Dakota State University April 5, and swept the top spots in the cyber security competition.

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Beacom Institute of Technology

April 15, 2019

Collaboration helps solve real-life tech bug

Group identifies vendor’s programming vulnerability

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facuty and student in racks

April 4, 2019

Dakota State Advances Plans for Ph.D. Program in Cyber Defense

The new doctoral program will address growing cyber threats and workforce needs.

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students at computers

April 4, 2019

DSU team takes experience to CCDC nationals

Communication skills also essential

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April 4, 2019

New residence hall plans to move forward at Dakota State

The Board of Regents approved the initial facility program plan on April 3, and the university will move forward with plans and designs for Residence Village, an estimated 120-bed residence hall. This will be in addition to eight other residence options on or near the Madison campus. Designed with suite-style and apartment-style units, the building will also include community study areas, lounges, laundry facilities, administrative offices, and a residence director apartment.

Winners in the Research Symposium Poster Session include: Martinson Ofori, Loknath Sai Ambati, Sammy Drummond and Madison Krell.

April 4, 2019

DSU student researchers honored for project work

Topics range from smart ag to data presentation

Tags: Academics

April 2, 2019

Practical applications mean STEM research is critical

NSB chair Souvaine keynote speaker at research symposium

Tags: Academics

March 28, 2019

Music at DSU concert April 7

The choir, band, and DSU Voices will perform at Dakota Prairie Playhouse

Tags: Academics

March 26, 2019

Dana Sikkila is new artist featured in First Bank and Trust Art Gallery

Sikkila’s “Project Bike” documentary will be screened at reception April 2

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DSU students attending International English Convention

March 25, 2019

DSU students attending International English Convention

Two students will be presenting papers at event

Tags: Academics

Carl Petersen

March 20, 2019

Carl Petersen receives $10,000 Dreamstarter grant

Petersen to make games for and by Native people

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March 20, 2019

DSU student Katie Shuck nominated for Tribute to Women award

Alumnus Shantel Krebs also nominated

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March 19, 2019

NSB chair Diane Souvaine to speak at 2019 Research Symposium

Ted Gioia to address Computers, Technology and the Crisis in Music

March 18, 2019

Giving back

At Dakota State University we’re more than technology. We’re a university who takes pride in our campus, students, and local community. We always search for ways to lend a helping hand.

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March 18, 2019

Clyde Brashier is first inductee into DSU Academic Hall of Fame

Public invited to March 26 ceremony

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March 15, 2019

Jon Schaff to lecture on computing politics at DSU

Political theorist’s visit is part of DSU Classics Institute lecture series

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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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March 14, 2019

DSU campus closed due to weather

Classes cancelled, offices closing at 11 a.m.

student researchers

February 27, 2019

Cyber Operations majors to present research to legislators

Legislators, college students, and the public can all benefit from an event being held Feb. 28 at the State Capitol Rotunda in Pierre.

Tags: Academics The Beacom College of Computer and Cyber Sciences

California artist Steven Schloemer to be featured at Dakota State Venue

February 24, 2019

New exhibition at First Bank and Trust Art Gallery

Steven Schloemer’s exhibition “Vertical Horizons – Imagined Landscapes,” is on display in the First Bank and Trust Dakota State Art Gallery through March 15.

BOESEN AWARD winner – Jordan Schuh

February 21, 2019

Schuh named outstanding new professional in SDHEA

BOESEN AWARD winner – Jordan Schuh (center) is the winner of the SDHEA Marcus Boesen award. This honor recognizes new professionals who have shown outstanding contributions to the overall development of students, to their educational institution and to SDHEA and/or student affairs.

February 19, 2019

Undergrad research grant creates complete cyber education pipeline

REU grant for cyber research awarded to DSU professors

Tags: The Beacom College of Computer and Cyber Sciences

February 12, 2019

Gamification helps train future teachers

DSU students are requesting postcards for classroom challenge

Tags: College of Education

Lucas Leinen

February 11, 2019

Leinen’s research published in international journal

Lead authorship in prominent scientific journals is rare as undergrad

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Frankenstein play

February 11, 2019

From science fiction to reality DSU modernizes Frankenstein

Student look at ethics in a quickly advancing technological world

Tags: Academics

February 6, 2019

Death of Student

February 3, 2019

DSU student achieves top rank in cyber competition

Stratton wanted to ‘learn something new’ at NCL event

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January 31, 2019

Global Game Jam provides fun lessons in creativity

DSU students, alumni learn new skills during Global Game Jam

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January 22, 2019

DSU Classics Institute to co-sponsor new lecture series

New Lecture Series Focuses on Catholic Intellectual Life

January 21, 2019

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

Tags: College of Arts and Sciences

Sioux Falls Pride Gala

January 17, 2019

The Alliance recognized at Sioux Falls Pride Gala

DSU student club awarded funds by Sioux Falls Pride

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honors list

January 13, 2019

Dakota State 2018 Fall Honors List Released

A total of 595 full-time and 202 part-time students qualified for the President’s Academic Honors list for the 2018 fall semester at Dakota State University (DSU) in Madison, S.D.

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First Bank and Trust Dakota State Art Gallery

January 13, 2019

First Bank and Trust Dakota State Art Gallery reopens

There will be an opening reception in the gallery, Wednesday, January 16 from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m.

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January 6, 2019

Campus Watch program begins January 8 at DSU

Safety/security program offers evening hours assistance

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TOP 10 News Stories at DSU in 2018

December 26, 2018

TOP 10 News Stories at DSU in 2018

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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

Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL)

December 17, 2018

Successful faculty development events to continue in spring

Established by the administration beginning in the 2018-19 school year, CTL events offer opportunities for faculty to learn instructional strategies that support student learning.

Tags: Academics

College of Education faculty speaks with KSFY reporter

December 17, 2018

College of Education on KSFY

KSFY visited with our College of Education faculty about technology and teaching practices.

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CyberForce team

December 11, 2018

DSU CyberForce team is #4 in nation

Defensive security team inspires fellow students

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Dr. Kevin Smith operates Dewey

December 9, 2018

Robot offers new learning, teaching opportunities at DSU

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December 5, 2018

South Dakota Consumer Protection Division and Dakota State Partner in Joint Cybercrime Initiative

New students from adjacent states will soon experience the South Dakota Advantage, a tuition program that state public universities will offer, starting next summer, to new freshmen and new transfer students from six surrounding states.

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December 2, 2018

Bob Sutton chosen as DSU’s fall commencement speaker

Ceremony will be held on December 8

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November 28, 2018

Spoke workshop teaches inclusion through communication

Event is Berry’s SD Change Network project

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November 27, 2018

SBS CyberSecurity and CEO to sponsor women in cyber security

New $30K scholarship endowment will benefit gender diversity

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DSU Cricket team

November 25, 2018

Cricket Club provides life balance for grad students

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November 19, 2018

DSU to partner with native language institute

Students to create videos about Dakotah language

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Thankful

November 18, 2018

DSU respiratory care professor grateful to have saved a life

Resuscitates man in coffee shop

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2019 Best for Vets Military Times

November 15, 2018

DSU ranked #29 Best for Vets college in nation

Support for military students comes from programs, staff, community

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November 7, 2018

Virtual classroom preps students for teaching

Students learn classroom management

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Native American Month Film Series

November 6, 2018

DSU Diversity Office sponsors native film series

November is Native American Heritage Month

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2017 Nanocon

November 2, 2018

16th Annual Nanocon November 9-11

Free event offers board, video, and live action role-playing games

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November 2, 2018

Madison, S.D. hopes to be model city with 5G

City provides incentives to benefit small cell technology

Tags: Academics

October 31, 2018

IDiG to examine future of game design

Workshop on integrated design in games Nov. 8

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October 29, 2018

Programmers take top spots at Digi-Key competition

Teams win prize money for The Beacom College

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October 25, 2018

DSU to host the 2018 British National Debate Team

“Is the American Dream Dead?” debate Thursday, Nov. 1

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Safety forum

October 25, 2018

Campus forum answers safety questions for students, faculty

Student AAUW chapter hosted question and answer event

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Corben Leo (left) and Jarod Keene

October 24, 2018

Students score at Bug Bounty competition

Web system knowledge helps find vulnerabilities

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October 24, 2018

Holiday Jam returns to Madison for 10th year

Hegg Brothers’ show set for Dec. 14

group of students

October 23, 2018

Pen testing team qualifies for national competition

Communications skills equally important as tech skills

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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

Tags: College of Arts and Sciences

Esports Club offers fall gaming events

October 11, 2018

Esports Club offers fall gaming events

DSU’s Esports Club is taking their gaming to the next level. This fall the relatively new Esports Club became an official Tespa affiliate. Tespa is a network of college clubs focused on gaming culture and esports competitions.

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October 10, 2018

DPS secretary Trevor Jones to join MadLabs DigForCE

Trevor Jones, the South Dakota Cabinet Secretary for the Department of Public Safety (DPS), will be joining Dakota State University as part of the Madison Cyber Labs digital forensics, or DigForCE, lab.

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Elementary Education now offered online

October 9, 2018

Dakota State University first in state to offer online el ed degree

DSU also adding minor in English language learner

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Ryan English

October 4, 2018

Animation Show of Shows coming to DSU

International event open to the public

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MARS

October 3, 2018

Dakota Space: Blasting off into Space Week

Dakota State University to screen unreleased Mars documentary October 7

October 2, 2018

DSU cyber defense team snags second in competition

40 teams from North America participate in eSentinel event

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September 27, 2018

Podhradsky named associate dean at DSU

Will also continue as New America Fellow

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September 26, 2018

Trojan Times brings back print edition

What’s old is new again as DSU student newspaper returns to print

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2018 Homecoming Court

September 25, 2018

DSU crowns homecoming king and queen

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Dakota Space: Infinite Possibilities

September 21, 2018

Homecoming theme highlights infinite possibilities at DSU

Day of Service moved to Homecoming week

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2018 Fall Enrollment

September 20, 2018

DSU reports enrollment growth 18 out of last 20 years

Total enrollment now almost 3,400

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September 17, 2018

From talking like a pirate to teaching like one

DSU uses “Teach Like a PIRATE,” to prepare future DSU student teachers

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September 14, 2018

Young women look for inspiration at Grace Hopper conference

Pokorney, Opoku-Boateng first DSU students to attend

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September 12, 2018

Year-long learning takes place in CyberPatriot clubs

DSU professor looks to start more K-12 student clubs

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Criddle, Liester first to receive scholarships

September 11, 2018

CybHER program provides first scholarships to DSU students

For the past five years, the CybHER outreach program at Dakota State University has empowered, motivated, and educated over 10,000 girls interested in cybersecurity, girls in the Madison area and beyond.

Tags: The Beacom College of Computer and Cyber Sciences Academics

September 10, 2018

DSU is partner in NSF traineeship award

$3M grant to benefit 20 students from four SD universities

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

Vaughan Hennen, Dr. Stacey Berry, and Dr. Dale Droge

September 10, 2018

Themes from Frankenstein’s monster transcend the times

Dakota State faculty invited to inspire conversations with Mary Shelley’s 200-year-old classic

Tags: Academics

DSU Commencement

August 22, 2018

New data show DSU placement at 99 percent

Some majors report 100 percent placement in job or grad school

Tags: Academics The Beacom College of Computer and Cyber Sciences

2018 Doug Knowlton Excellence in Quality Award

August 20, 2018

First-ever Knowlton Award granted to transportation project

CQI award honors former DSU president

2018 GenCyber Camp in Hawaii

August 16, 2018

Collegiate partnerships inspire cyber careers

DSU takes cyber camps off-site to North Dakota, Florida, Hawaii

Tags: The Beacom College of Computer and Cyber Sciences

August 3, 2018

DSU offices closed August 13

Closed from 7:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Tags: The Beacom College of Computer and Cyber Sciences Academics

August 2, 2018

Heartland Technology Center to house DSU research projects

Research projects at Dakota State University are ambitious, to say the least. In fact, some are moving forward so fast that researchers can’t wait for next fall’s completion of the university’s new research and development center, the Madison Cyber Labs (MadLabs).

Tags: The Beacom College of Computer and Cyber Sciences Academics

August 2, 2018

Millage to head Institutional Advancement at DSU

Mark Millage has been named the new Vice President for Institutional Advancement at Dakota State University.

July 23, 2018

Two DSU students chosen for national ThinkCyber fellowship program

DSU’s Keene, Sampson are next generation of ethical hackers

Tags: The Beacom College of Computer and Cyber Sciences

NASA downlink at DSU

July 17, 2018

DSU to host Q&A session with the International Space Station

Watch the livestream link on NASA TV

Tags: The Beacom College of Computer and Cyber Sciences Academics

July 11, 2018

DSU announces 2018-2019 CyberCorps Scholars

Fourteen Dakota State University students have been named CyberCorps scholars for 2018-2019.

Tags: The Beacom College of Computer and Cyber Sciences

July 5, 2018

DSU to increase student parking area

Ninth Street lot to be expanded before fall semester

June 28, 2018

Regents honor Dakota State student groups

Three groups honored

Tags: Academics The Beacom College of Computer and Cyber Sciences

June 6, 2018

DSU president to join landmark White House STEM education summit

José-Marie Griffiths, president of Dakota State University, was recently invited to attend the first-of-its-kind State-Federal Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Education Summit hosted by The White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) on June 25-26, 2018, in Washington, D.C.

Tags: The Beacom College of Computer and Cyber Sciences Academics

June 5, 2018

Online cyber competition creates opportunity for teamwork

DSU team takes 3rd in National Cyber League competition. “People can't solve everything by themselves,” said Dakota State University Leron Gray. That’s why a team is important, said Gray, a DSU online student from San Antonio, Texas. He and four teammates learned this important teamwork lesson by participating in the National Cyber League (NCL) competition this spring.

Tags: Academics The Beacom College of Computer and Cyber Sciences

June 1, 2018

Heather Wilson to speak at GenCyber girls camp at DSU June 26

On June 26, Secretary of the U.S. Air Force Heather Wilson will be on the campus of Dakota State University to deliver a speech to the 125 middle school age girls attending GenCyber Girls camp.

Tags: The Beacom College of Computer and Cyber Sciences

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.

Tags: College of Arts and Sciences

May 31, 2018

Koepsell to be DSU communications, marketing director

Kelli Koepsell has been hired as communications and marketing director at Dakota State University.

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

Map of Iceland

May 24, 2018

Northern Lights on the itinerary for DSU’s next international trip

Iceland is destination for March 2019

Tags: Academics

DSU professor with Girl Scouts

May 23, 2018

Number of women on the rise in DSU’s Beacom College

296% hike in number of female students since 2013

Tags: Academics

May 17, 2018

Conference helps students network in global game market

DSU gamers win GDC narrative competition

Tags: Academics

Erin Newbury

May 16, 2018

Newbury chosen for Rochester Institute research internship

Information systems blends programming, people skills

Tags: Academics

NCWIT 2018

May 15, 2018

Tech stories featured at NCWIT ceremony

Aspiration awards are part of young women’s life stories

CybHER event

May 15, 2018

Role models important for cyber learners

‘You can’t be what you can’t see’

2018 DSU CCDC Team

May 10, 2018

DSU cyber defense team places 3rd at national competition

Exercises are ‘real-world scenarios’

Tags: Academics

May 9, 2018

Dakota State OK’d to offer new Cyber Leadership degree, new specializations

The South Dakota Board of Regents has approved a new degree program at Dakota State University.

Tags: Academics

BACK2BACK Goldwater Scholars, Hope Juntunen and Vaille Swenson

May 9, 2018

Back2Back Goldwater Scholars

Small school, big science at DSU

Tags: Academics

May 8, 2018

DSU’s growth creates need for new positions

Kappenman to be new VP of HR, Pauli named VP of research

newest inductees into the DSU chapter of the National Society of Leadership and Success

May 7, 2018

Students inducted in National Society of Leadership and Success

DSU chapter inducts 31 new members

Tags: Academics

newly inducted member of DSU’s Delta Mu Delta

May 7, 2018

Delta Mu Delta inducts three new members

An international business honor society, Delta Mu Delta recognizes and encourages the academic excellence of students at qualifying colleges and universities.

Tags: Academics

30 year employees

May 7, 2018

2018 DSU Employee Longevity Reception

Six and a half centuries – that’s how many years of experience DSU recognized at the recent Longevity Reception.

South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard

April 30, 2018

Dennis Daugaard is DSU’s spring commencement speaker

USF president Bradfield named Distinguished Alumnus

Tags: Academics

FouDr. Ashley Podhradsky (back left), Dr. Pam Rowland; Dr. Gabe Mydland (front left) and Dr. Kevin Smith.

April 20, 2018

Four DSU faculty honored at annual banquet

Tags: Academics

STUDENT EMPLOYEES of the year for 2018 are: Hunter Cockrell (left), Sara Erickson, and Tavyn Hallan.

April 20, 2018

2018 Honors Banquet

Congratulations to all of our outstanding students.

Tags: Academics

April 17, 2018

DSU to host discussion on digitized libraries

Total access creates worrisome issues for librarians, users

Tags: Academics

April 16, 2018

DSU STEM Institute re-invented to focus on space science

Program adds year-long activities and cross-disciplinary outreach

Tags: Academics

Dr. David O’Sullivan, the EU Ambassador to the United States

April 13, 2018

European Union Ambassador to U.S. visits DSU

David O’Sullivan meets with faculty, students, community members

Tags: Academics

DSU Day of Service

April 12, 2018

DSU Day of Service planned for April 25

Food drive held in conjunction with event

Tags: Academics

Vaille Swenson

April 11, 2018

Swenson named Goldwater Scholar

Science major is DSU’s second scholar in two years

Tags: Academics

Sam Beinlich (center) and Kennedi Ford (right) are students of Dr. Stacey Berry (left)

April 9, 2018

Beinlich, Ford to speak at UNL ‘Shaping the Future’ forum

Dakota State University students Sam Beinlich and Kennedi Ford have been selected to give presentations at the 2018 Forum on Digital Humanities at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln on April 13, 2018.

Tags: Academics

April 8, 2018

European Union ambassador to visit DSU

Media and public invited to April 9 forum

2018 CCDC team

April 3, 2018

DSU cyber defense team qualifies for national competition

The Dakota State University Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition (CCDC) team won the North Central Regional CCDC competition on March 24. That victory qualifies them to participate in the national CCDC competition held April 13-15 in Orlando, Florida.

March 30, 2018

Dakota State brings awareness to autism with new program, guest speaker

“Don’t look at autism as a disability,” Megan Roddie told employers, faculty and students at the 2018 Dakota Con. “Focus on the assets their neurodiversity brings to the company.”

Tags: Academics

students created travel guide

March 28, 2018

DSU students create Madison travel guide

‘36 Hours in Madison’ mimics New York Times series

Tags: Academics

DakotaCon 2017

March 21, 2018

2018 DakotaCon brings in new speakers, training sessions

Four training courses offered this year

Tags: Academics

March 15, 2018

DSU researchers find success locally, nationally

“High quality research opportunities are flourishing at both the graduate and undergraduate levels at Dakota State University,” said DSU Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Scott McKay.

Tags: Academics

March 8, 2018

DSU Theatre to present ‘Elephant Man’

While the DSU spring play “The Elephant Man” is all about kindness, the Bernard Pomerance play lends itself more to making audiences uncomfortable, said DSU theatre director Kelly MacLeod.

March 5, 2018

DSU hires new VP for institutional advancement

Dakota State University has hired Bob Preloger as interim vice president for institutional advancement. Recently retired from Augustana University, Preloger will be leading both the DSU Foundation and the communications and marketing department.

February 27, 2018

Beadle statue, memorial moved on DSU campus

Trojan statue to be moved to the athletics area

February 25, 2018

Swenson represents DSU at state capitol poster session

South Dakota colleges and universities sent 12 outstanding undergraduate student researchers to the State Capitol on Feb. 26 to share their research work with lawmakers and the public. Vaille A. Swenson, a senior biology for information systems major from Nederland, Colo., represented Dakota State University.

Tags: Academics

Dr. Griffiths and Tammy Miller

February 25, 2018

DSU’s new Workforce Development Alliance a ‘win’ for everybody

Madison Regional Health first to partner with the university

Tags: Academics

February 19, 2018

ECET2 conference to celebrate teacher leadership

“Of all the hard jobs around, one of the hardest is being a good teacher,” said Maggie Gallagher, an American writer.

Tags: College of Education

February 15, 2018

DSU computer game design is ‘toughest major you’ll ever love’

It’s not all fun and games for students in the computer game design program at Dakota State University. It’s also hard work, said Aaron Curry, a senior computer game design major from Cosmos, Minn.

Tags: Academics

February 14, 2018

DSU staff, student honored at state SDHEA conference

DSU is making quite a name for itself with the South Dakota Higher Education Association (SDHEA). The state organization presents three awards at their annual conventions, and DSU staff and a student have brought home one of each of these awards from the 2017 and 2018 conventions.

Tags: Admissions

February 13, 2018

Student RAs take first place in case study competition

Two Dakota State University resident assistants (RAs) won first place in a case study competition at a recent conference.

Tags: Admissions

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

DSU cybersecurity students

February 7, 2018

DSU named #3 cybersecurity school by ‘Military Times’

Dakota State University has been ranked as one of the 10 best cybersecurity programs in the nation for veterans and military students. Dakota State placed third out of the more than 600 colleges and universities that participated in a 2018 “Military Times” survey.

Tags: Academics

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.”

Tags: College of Arts and Sciences

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.

Tags: College of Arts and Sciences

January 29, 2018

MadLabs is a ‘go’ with governor’s signature

Attendees at Madison/DSU Hosts the Legislature Day on January 30 got to see government in action, as they watched Governor Dennis Daugaard sign House Bill 1057.

Tags: Admissions

January 28, 2018

Denny Sanford gift to Horatio Alger Assoc. will benefit DSU students

Future Dakota State University students will benefit from a recent donation made by well-known philanthropist Denny Sanford.

Tags: Academics

January 22, 2018

Francis’ new book helps make learning fun

“Learning is critical,” said Mary Francis, associate professor of Library Science and reference and instruction librarian at Dakota State University. “You have to be able to continue to learn if you’re going to help people and help yourself.”

January 22, 2018

Caribou Coffee coming to DSU

Caribou Coffee is coming to the Dakota State University campus.

January 21, 2018

Dittman named DSU Philanthropist of the Year

The Dakota State University Foundation has named Dr. Judy Dittman the 2017 Philanthropist of the Year. The award will be presented during the 30th annual DSU Gala, held February 9 at the Best Western Ramkota in Sioux Falls.

January 17, 2018

DSU starts ‘students helping students’ program

To help students succeed in class, Dakota State University has implemented a new program called supplemental instruction, or SI.

January 11, 2018

DSU to offer reduced tuition for active military

MADISON, S.D., January 12, 2018 – Active military members will soon receive a price break on tuition for online undergraduate classes at Dakota State University.

January 7, 2018

Five DSU undergrads invited to Gordon Research Conference

MADISON, S.D., January 8, 2018 – Five Dakota State University undergraduate students are starting 2018 with a rare opportunity, attending an international Gordon Research Conference on the Origins of Life.

January 7, 2018

Dakota State 2017 Fall Honors List Released

Tags: Academics

SDPaSS

December 17, 2017

New community partnership will spur workforce development

SDPaSS program announced Dec. 18

Tags: Academics

December 13, 2017

DSU students chosen to present at Sigma Tau Delta conference

Tags: College of Arts and Sciences

December 11, 2017

Native artist, chefs hope to inspire community at 38+2 event

Community meal first event for DSU’s new Native American club

December 7, 2017

AT&T donates to CybHER to inspire technology learners

Sponsored events could reach 1,500 children

November 29, 2017

Daniel Reed is DSU’s fall commencement speaker

Ceremonies set for Dec. 9

November 28, 2017

SBS to sponsor DSU students at national conference

Gift also funds Dec. 2 Breaker Day

November 27, 2017

DSU to host 3rd annual Cookie University

‘All Together Awesome’ theme for 2018 Girl Scout event

shooting a rocket down the halls of the Kennedy Center

November 21, 2017

Poetry added to DSU, St. Thomas STEM collaboration

Tags: College of Education

2018 Military Times Best Colleges

November 21, 2017

Dakota State receives Military Times Best distinction

This is the first year DSU has been included on the Military Times’ list.

Tags: Academics

November 16, 2017

Osborn honored by professional organization

DSU assistant registrar named exemplary new member

November 16, 2017

DeVries, Meyer inducted into Delta Mu Delta

Tags: Academics

November 13, 2017

New DSU writing center goes old school

Beadle Hall writing center now open

Tags: Academics

November 6, 2017

IDiG, Nanocon are bookends to gaming weekend

DSU events are free and open to public

November 5, 2017

Area HR directors form collaborative group

DSU and local businesses join forces to address HR issues

November 2, 2017

CTE program shows area students a ‘bright future’

DSU hosts CTE outreach in Sioux Falls

October 31, 2017

DSU to host the 2017 British National Debate Team

E-sports debate set for Nov. 5

October 30, 2017

Industry advisory board reaches five-year mark

Collaboration benefits DSU, businesses alike

Tags: Academics

October 26, 2017

DSU residence halls to host Trunk or Treat on Oct. 31

Students hosting Halloween festival at Methodist Church parking lot

October 26, 2017

DSU business students win recognition at national conference

Tags: College of Business and Information Systems

AAUW at DSU

October 24, 2017

Dakota State students to start AAUW student chapter

Two women inspired at NCCWSL conference

Tags: Academics

October 23, 2017

DSU team wins regional cyber competition

Students headed to national competition in November

October 20, 2017

Haunted house is trick and treat for organizers

Terror Trial set for Oct. 26-28; Kids’ day on October 28

October 18, 2017

CQI program institutes new award named for Knowlton

New format trainings begin Nov. 7

Virtual Avatar Learning Experiencem (VALE)

October 16, 2017

Classroom management comes alive with virtual learning experience

DSU is the only institution in the state to offer a new technology to help train student teachers. It is called Virtual Avatar Learning Experience, or VALE.

Tags: Academics

October 10, 2017

Berry chosen for SD Change Network cohort

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

Tags: College of Arts and Sciences

October 5, 2017

Podhradsky named New America Cybersecurity fellow

Cyber policies think tank is new venture for DSU professor

October 4, 2017

Dakota State Student Organizations Earn Recognition

Tags: College of Arts and Sciences

October 2, 2017

National Health IT Week is October 2-6

DSU offers unique programming for health information degrees

Tags: College of Business and Information Systems

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

Tags: College of Arts and Sciences

September 28, 2017

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

3 DSU professors’ works included

Tags: College of Arts and Sciences

September 21, 2017

Walt Disney’s favorite teacher was DSU alumna

Alumni awards, parade marshal announced

September 20, 2017

Dakota State’s enrollment numbers on the rise

Tags: Admissions

September 14, 2017

Indochina trip a phenomenal experience for DSU travelers

Trip presentation set for Sept. 20 at DSU

September 12, 2017

DSU Homecoming celebrates “Where Dreams Come True”

Madison residents invited to participate in events Sept. 18-23

September 7, 2017

Meet DSU’s international students at welcome picnic

Sept. 12 event to be held at Library Park

August 20, 2017

Dakota State University in Madison, SD Receives Transformational Gift

South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard, the South Dakota Board of Regents and Dakota State University announced today that PREMIER Bankcard President and CEO Miles Beacom, his wife Lisa and Denny Sanford, owner of First PREMIER Bank and PREMIER Bankcard based in Sioux Falls have gifted the university $30 million.

August 18, 2017

DSU physics professor to host solar eclipse event

Public welcome at noon program on August 21

Tags: College of Arts and Sciences

August 15, 2017

DSU professors fill niche with cyber training center

Wayne Pauli, Yong Wang receive 3-year NSF grant

Tags: Academics

Awards for Chase Lucas from C2C

August 3, 2017

Lucas shows ‘fighting spirit’ at C2C cyber competition

DSU student wins awards at international competition

Tags: Academics

"Welcome to the Future" celebration

August 1, 2017

Historic celebration to open DSU’s Beacom Institute of Technology

Featured guests are Amazon Web Service’s Mark Ryland, country music star Jake Owen

Tags: Academics

July 25, 2017

KSFY to broadcast from DSU, Madison on Miracle Treat Day

One Day Getaway shows set for July 27

Tags: Academics

National Guard talks to GenCyber campers

July 24, 2017

National Guard brings technology lessons to life

Soldiers bring demonstration to DSU’s GenCyber camp

July 21, 2017

DSU student to compete in international cyber competition

Chase Lucas part of 2017 C2C at Univ. of Cambridge

Tags: Academics

tree campus

July 17, 2017

Ten new trees on DSU campus

DSU was named a Tree Campus USA in 2016.

July 14, 2017

New DSU bike fleet will give students accessibility

Bike donations accepted for Trojan Transit

Tags: Admissions

repeat GenCyber students

July 12, 2017

Passion draws repeat GenCyber students

Need for technology camps will be unending

Tags: Academics

DSU cyber designations renewed until 2022

July 6, 2017

DSU cyber designations renewed until 2022

Three of Dakota State University’s designations as National Centers of Academic Excellence (CAE) have been renewed by the National Security Agency (NSA) and Department of Homeland Security (DHS).

Tags: Academics

Cheryl Hovde and her daughter Maggie pose for a photo at the DSU GenCyber girls camp.

June 30, 2017

Hovdes among smart, brave women attending DSU’s cyber camps

Mother and daughter attended 2017 GenCyber teacher, girls camps

Tags: Admissions

Helping Tucker read a soldering diagram is DSU instructor Andrew Kramer.

June 23, 2017

DSU camp gives teachers new tech knowledge

University’s reputation brings interest from Florida school

Dacey Black with drone

June 16, 2017

Student stays on top of technology with drone certification

Dakota State University’s theme “Embrace Innovation” is something Dacey Black is taking seriously.

Tags: Academics

DSU students help teachers during STEAM camp.

June 13, 2017

Teacher education camp builds up STEAM

DSU students expected to know technology

Tags: Academics

David Moe

June 9, 2017

DSU hires new women’s basketball coach

Moe hired to be head women's basketball coach, Dittman to serve as full-time athletics director

Tags: Athletics

June 7, 2017

Jones to discuss book about Afghanistan on SpyCast

DSU dean making second guest appearance on Intl. Spy Museum podcast

Tags: Academics

June 6, 2017

2017 Spring Honors list released

Dakota State 2017 Spring Honors list released

Tags: Academics

May 31, 2017

Bottum to be director of DSU CLASSICS Institute

Dakota State University will join a national conversation about liberty in a cyber-enabled society through the work of Dr. Joseph Bottum, who has been named director of a new Dakota State University institute.

2017-2018 Cyber Corps Scholars

May 25, 2017

DSU announces 2017-2018 CyberCorps Scholars

Twelve DSU students have been named Cyber Corps scholars for 2017-2018.

Tags: Academics

May 24, 2017

Students win SWSIS scholarships

Awards help Plucker, Oeltjenbruns with education, networking opportunities

Tags: Academics

Leah Bangston

May 23, 2017

Bangston named Google Women Techmakers Scholar winner

Dakota State University student Leah Bangston has been named a Google Women Techmakers Scholar for 2017.

Tags: Academics

Dianne Halverson and Lynette Molstad Gorder

May 18, 2017

Women start, finish careers together at DSU

Two share love of continued learning

DSU students Thomas Lange and Vaille Swenson

May 17, 2017

DSU student project provides collaboration between science, tech

Swenson to present at ASM conference in June

Tags: Academics

Students using virtual reality devices

May 15, 2017

DSU students learn to make a difference with virtual reality

New equipment provided by DSU mini-grant

Tags: Academics

students

May 11, 2017

DSU students digitize campus tour with Minecraft

Class project teaches remediation

MadLabs presentation

May 5, 2017

Lowry site best location for DSU’s proposed MadLabs

Architect presents site analysis results of six possible locations

Tags: Academics

Delta Mu Delta

May 4, 2017

Seven new members in Delta Mu Delta

Tags: Academics

Beadlemania 2017

May 4, 2017

DSU art students win Beadlemania awards

Tags: College of Arts and Sciences

DSU Service Day volunteers

May 2, 2017

Service Day volunteers put in 1,504 hours of service to Madison

In total, the 433 volunteers put in 1,504 hours of volunteer time, not including the 200 hours put in by the 20-member planning committee prior to the day.

Tags: Admissions

April 28, 2017

Lawrence is DSU spring commencement speaker

Master’s candidates to be hooded at separate ceremony

Tags: Athletics

Tree Campus

April 28, 2017

Grant to help revitalize DSU’s Tree Campus

Memorial tree planted on service day

Tags: Admissions

April 28, 2017

Dakota State hires McKay as provost

Tags: Academics

April 25, 2017

DSU to host MadLabs community forum

Community invited to May 3 meeting

Tags: Academics

Dorine Bennett

April 25, 2017

Bennett named BIS dean at DSU

Tags: Academics

Day of Service

April 24, 2017

DSU hosts second annual service day

Memorial tree planting for Bob Jackson

Tags: Admissions Academics Athletics

Tessa Weeldreyer (left) and Alicia Karst

April 24, 2017

Student employees honored at banquet

Tags: Academics

Hope Juntunen

April 21, 2017

Juntunen receives Goldwater Scholarship

Student is first from DSU to win the Goldwater award

Tags: Academics

April 19, 2017

Podhradsky is EmBe’s Young Woman of Achievement

Three DSU alumnae honored at Sioux Falls ceremony

Tags: Academics

April 18, 2017

Thune talks 5G at open forum at DSU

Technology problems not a zero-sum game

April 18, 2017

DSU celebration honors aspiring young women

Daugaard encourages young NCWIT award winners from North, South Dakota

April 18, 2017

Deploying student honored at special ceremony

Tags: Academics

Regental Awards

April 18, 2017

2017 Honors Banquet

Tags: Academics

Trent Steen, Christian Ries, Tyler Rau, Sam Coome, and Garrison Collier

April 11, 2017

New DSU organization hosting Startup Weekend

DSU, LAIC co-sponsoring April 21-23 event

Tags: Academics

GenCyber

April 10, 2017

Test the cyber waters at DSU’s GenCyber camps

Openings still available at the four free events

Tags: Admissions

April 10, 2017

DSU named safest SD campus

Tags: Academics

April 7, 2017

DSU to host open forum with Sen. John Thune

“The Road to 5G” discussed at April 11 event

Tags: Academics

Mark Johnston (left); Starla Stensaas; Stacy Krusemark; José-Marie Griffiths; Don King; David Overby; Kelli Whiteing

April 7, 2017

DSU awarded LAIC Growth and Achievement award

Tags: Academics

Dominique Redlin

April 5, 2017

Local choir provides audio experience for DSU student

MasterSingers spring concerts set for Friday, Sunday

Tags: Academics

Bean in fron to class

April 4, 2017

'Last Lecture' will be fun, just like Bean's career

DSU Honors program sponsoring Monday speech

March 31, 2017

Conferences help faculty stay “on the right track”

Presentations, panel discussions bring career development for DSU faculty, staff

Tags: Academics

DakotaCon 2017

March 29, 2017

Physical security featured at 2017 DakotaCon

7th annual security convention scheduled for March 31-April 2 at DSU

Tags: Academics

SILENCE cast members

March 28, 2017

Tolerance the topic of DSU’s spring plays

Religion, gender highlighted with theatre productions

Tags: Admissions

Kevin Hines

March 28, 2017

Great mistake leads to great mission

Suicide survivor to speak at DSU on March 31

Tags: Admissions

March 28, 2017

Astrophysicist to speak at DSU Research Symposium

13 local research groups also presenting at poster session

Tags: Academics

March 23, 2017

Stensaas to start as DSU marketing director

She will begin her duties April 3.

Kristian Skistad, Trent Steen, and Nathan Golen

March 23, 2017

DSU students win GDC narrative review competition

Students explain the magic of video games

Tags: Academics

March 21, 2017

Two DSU students serve with state agriculture groups

Connection growing between ag and technology

Tags: Academics

March 20, 2017

U of Memphis names Smith outstanding IDT doctoral student

Pi Day provides teaching moment in college math class

Tags: Academics

Bryce Nussbaum

March 20, 2017

Nussbaum wins SDHEA’s Marcus Boesen award

When Nussbaum was at the SDHEA annual conference, he made a larger-than-life appearance on a video screen.

Tags: Academics

Students walking across DSU campus

March 20, 2017

Madison the safest South Dakota city

Madison ranked three times lower than the state average in regards to both violent and property crimes.

Tags: Admissions

AAUW Smart Start

March 20, 2017

AAUW hosting salary negotiation workshop

March 28 event teaches skills about salary offers

Tags: College of Arts and Sciences

Mary Francis

March 15, 2017

Libraries help teach evaluation of information

Francis visits Pierre to advocate for libraries

Tags: Academics

Chef Edgar Sepulveda

March 8, 2017

First meal cooked out of the new DSU kitchen

New facility opens for students, public on Sunday

Tags: Admissions

Krispy Kremes Fundraiser

March 8, 2017

DSU photography club selling Krispy Kremes as Relay for Life fundraiser

Everybody loves doughnuts, everybody hates cancer

Tags: Academics

Hailey Hansen

March 7, 2017

Picture perfect: DSU professor’s, student’s work recognized

Freedom is what Haley Hansen enjoys about photography, to use the world and nature as a studio.

Tags: Academics

March 5, 2017

DSU part of innovative data project with Sanford

Dakota State University researchers are among those from six Dakota universities and private institutions who will be using real-time data from Sanford Health to study patient trends.

Tags: Academics

AAUW Women's History Month

February 28, 2017

Madison club highlights Women’s History Month

AAUW posting daily notices about DSU women

Tags: Admissions

February 28, 2017

Healthpoint awarded CMS contract

Will provide support for small practices

February 27, 2017

‘Black History is American History’

Open forum at DSU notes historical contributions

Tags: Admissions

DSU students in Production for New Media interviewed area senior citizens recently.

February 26, 2017

DSU students learn old storytelling in new format

For an assignment in Publishing for New Media class, students interviewed residents at Bethel, and made an audio recording of their conversations.

Tags: Academics

DSU film club

February 22, 2017

Pioneering film future built on groundwork of the past

DSU’s filmmaking history featured at festival, on SDPB

Tags: Academics

February 22, 2017

Black History Month celebration at DSU

In honor of Black History Month, Dakota State University will be celebrating the contributions Black Americans have made to American history.

DSU cyber operations major Zach Kerkaert and animation major Sabrina Simons

February 21, 2017

Sanford lab offers opportunities to DSU students

Computing opportunity, intellectual stimulation benefit of ‘Deep Talk’

Tags: Academics

Bergen Weiland (left), a sophomore from Dell Rapids, tries her hand at picking a lock.

February 15, 2017

DSU hosts CTE ‘show & tell’ for area high school students

Camp shows teens the career work that goes with college degree

Tags: Academics

Mark Johnston

February 13, 2017

Dakota State University names Johnston to leadership post

Mark Johnston has been selected to serve as the university’s Vice President of Institutional Advancement.

February 13, 2017

Attorney talks computer law with DSU students, staff

‘If you wouldn’t do it offline, don’t do it online”

Tags: Admissions

February 12, 2017

DSU alum designs county’s new logo

Logo now on website lake.sd.gov

Tags: College of Arts and Sciences

February 9, 2017

Trojan Transit partners with East Dakota Transit

Students are now able to get free rides to and from campus with the local transportation service.

Tags: Academics

February 9, 2017

DSU in the news

Eye On KELOLAND: Cyber Insecurity; Job Security

February 9, 2017

‘DEEP TALK’ featured at DSU

Public invited to the Feb. 15 presentation

Tags: Academics

Dennis Acuna recieves service award

February 8, 2017

DSU grad student wins service award

Dennis Acuna, a Dakota State University graduate student in information systems, has received the 2016 Doctoral Student Service Award from the Association for Information Systems (AIS).

Tags: Academics

February 6, 2017

DSU theatre students competed in Kennedy Center Festival

Several Dakota State University students competed recently in the Kennedy Center Region V American College Theatre Festival in Des Moines, Iowa.

Tags: Admissions

February 5, 2017

Montgomery bikes for good causes

Parkinson’s, backpack program to benefit

Tags: College of Arts and Sciences

Freyja and the North Wind

February 2, 2017

Printmaker coming to DSU campus

Public invited to Feb. 8 events

Tags: Academics

February 2, 2017

DSU students have high visibility at MDHL Day

Alumni host crime lab tours

globe with post-it

February 2, 2017

DSU releases details of Indochina trip

July Discovery trip to include UNESCO World Heritage sites

Tags: Academics

January 30, 2017

Professors’ personal work helps DSU students’ education

DSU art professors’ works featured locally, globally

Tags: Academics

East Hall

January 30, 2017

Letter from Dakota State University Provost and Academic Vice President

Dear Faculty, Staff and Students:

Tags: Academics

January 29, 2017

Learn.Create.Build. entrepreneur skills

DSU alum teaches tricks of business trade

Tags: Academics

January 24, 2017

Dakota state programs rank well in national, regional lists

Faculty offer advice on considering ranking data

Tags: Academics

Girls Scouts

January 23, 2017

Dakota State hosts 197 empowered girls at Cookie University

Girl Scouts celebrate 100 years of cookie sales

Tags: Admissions

Dr. Ashley Podhradsky

January 19, 2017

New movement aims to increase gender diversity in cybersecurity

DSU professor takes new CybHER idea to national audience

Tags: Academics

Mark Edwards

January 18, 2017

Purpose of life’s journey is to make a difference

DSU student hopes to help society in Africa

Tags: Admissions

January 18, 2017

Bennett elected to CAHIIM board of directors

Tags: Academics

Hope Juntunen

January 16, 2017

DSU undergrad to chair session at China conference

Juntunen, Gaylor to lead session on land-applied sewage waste

Tags: Academics

Provost schedule

January 12, 2017

Dakota State to host provost candidates

Dakota State University will be hosting three candidates for the position of Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs.

Tags: Academics

MLK event

January 9, 2017

DSU diversity coordinator is keynote speaker at MLK program

Edwards to discuss “Life’s Journey’ at Jan. 12 program

Tags: Academics

2016 Fall Honors List

January 4, 2017

Dakota State 2016 Fall Honors List Released

Tags: Academics

DSU admissions materials won MarCom Awards for Epicosity, the company which designed the materials.

January 3, 2017

‘ONLY DSU’s’ admission materials win marketing awards

“Only DSU” has a unique set of degree programs designed around two focuses, the signature mission of technology, and the heritage mission of education.

Tags: Admissions

2016 in Review

December 28, 2016

DSU’s 2016 in Review

Top stories from DSU in 2016

Tags: Academics

Jon Hunter

December 27, 2016

Madison Daily Leader’s Jon Hunter highlights DSU during interview

South Dakota Focus Year in Review

Tags: Academics

Girl Scouts  Cookie University

December 27, 2016

‘Built by Girls’ the theme for the 2nd Girl Scout ‘Cookie University’ at DSU

2017 cookie sales to go digital

Tags: College of Business and Information Systems

Young students are listening to instruction

December 27, 2016

Area kids learn.create.build at Minecraft camp

DSU hosts first Madison camp with Sioux Falls-based academy

December 26, 2016

38+2 ride draws youth, non-natives

DSU professor recommends history books on the Dakota War

DSU’s National Society of Leadership and Success chapter inducts 26 new members

December 20, 2016

DSU’s National Society of Leadership and Success chapter inducts 26 new members

NSLS is one of the nation's largest leadership honor societies.

Tags: Academics

December 15, 2016

Sioux Falls CTE students get hands-on with technology

DSU campus visit generates interest in tech careers

Tags: Academics

Group of education faculty and students

December 15, 2016

DSU education program receives CAEP accreditation

College opted to be early adopter with new accreditation organization

Tags: Academics

Honor to Report artwork

December 13, 2016

English professors receive first DSU innovation grant

Project will digitize documents on Indian asylum

Tags: Academics

Globe

December 8, 2016

DSU planning trip to Indochina

DSU continues to offer opportunities for its staff, students, and alumni to expand their global horizons.

Tags: Academics

Pumpkin Project team members at DSU.

December 7, 2016

DSU pumpkin project reaches fundraising goal

DSU pumpkin project reaches fundraising goal; scientific team to be on SDPB Dakota Midday on Friday.

Tags: Academics

DSU HEALTH Information Management faculty

December 4, 2016

Dakota State University becomes a HIMSS Approved Education Partner

Program also listed as #1 best online masters in health informatics

Tags: Academics

DSU's Kyle Cronin speaks to KDLT about cyber security and shopping online.

December 1, 2016

DSU professor talks cyber security and online purchases

DSU's Kyle Cronin speaks to KDLT about cyber security and shopping online.

Tags: Academics

Hack-a-thon team

December 1, 2016

Computer Club holds first ‘hack-a-thon’

Wacky projects benefit student learning

Tags: Academics

Eric Rabkin

November 29, 2016

Professor and sci-fi writer Eric Rabkin is DSU commencement speaker

The Dakota State University 2016 Fall Commencement speaker is no stranger to speaking in front of large university groups.

Tags: Academics

DSU tree at Capital Christmas

November 29, 2016

DSU teaching tree featured at Capital Christmas

The 90-plus trees at this year’s Christmas at the Capital are decorated to fit the theme of “A Monumental Christmas.”

November 20, 2016

Madison community invited to DSU forum with European Union Dignitary

DSU invites you to an Open Campus Forum with Mr. Andrea Glorioso, Counsellor for the Digital Economy at the Delegation of the European Union (EU) to the USA.

Tags: Academics

November 20, 2016

Dakota State awarded federal grant for student success

Dakota State University in Madison has been awarded a Title III grant from the U.S. Department of Education to enhance support for students in their quest to complete their degree.

Tags: Academics

International Education Week: Nov. 14-18

November 9, 2016

Dakota State to celebrate International Education Week

Dakota State University will celebrate International Education Week, starting next Monday, part of a nationwide focus on initiatives that attract students to the United States and on programs that encourage study opportunities abroad.

Tags: Academics

Hope Juntunen

November 1, 2016

Dakota State student presenting at international science conference

DSU student Hope Juntunen has been invited to present her undergraduate research work at the SETAC World Congress/North America Meeting in November.

Tags: Academics

Holiday Jam with the Hegg Brothers

October 25, 2016

Holiday Jam with the Hegg Brothers Welcomes Jami Lynn to 8th Annual Tour

Dakota Prairie Playhouse in Madison, South Dakota is excited to announce the return of the popular holiday concert tour: Off-the-Cuff’s production of Holiday Jam with the Hegg Brothers, on Friday, December 16, 2016, at 8:00 p.m.

October 17, 2016

DSU to host the 2016 British National Debate Team

Dakota State University will host the 2016 British Debate Team on Sunday, October 23 at 7 p.m. in the Tunheim Classroom Building (TCB) auditorium.

Tags: Academics

September 29, 2016

DSU President Griffiths Appointed by U.S. Commerce Secretary to Key Advisory Board

This is Griffiths’ 4th appointment with the Board. This new appointment extends Griffiths position on the Board through 2019.

DSU Fall Enrollment - Beadle Hall

September 21, 2016

Dakota State University reports all-time record fall enrollment

Dakota State University’s 2016 fall semester enrollment numbers have set an all-time record of 3,190 students.

Tags: Admissions

Queen Lindsey Pate and King Trent Steen

September 20, 2016

“True to the Blue” Homecoming to celebrate 135 years of teaching teachers

Dakota State University’s 2016 Homecoming Celebration is this weekend, Saturday, September 24th.

Dr. Jones, Andy Jorgenson, Justin Blessinger, Stephanie Judson, Dr. Griffiths

September 7, 2016

Blessinger leading DSU project to develop innovative information “beacons”

DSU announces that Dr. Justin Blessinger, a professor in DSU’s College of Arts and Sciences, has been awarded a $10,000 grant through the South Dakota Community Foundation as part of the Bush Foundation’s Community Innovation Grants program.

Tags: Academics

Artwork by: (Clockwise from upper left) Angela Behrends, Chad Nelson, Jerry Fogg, Chris Francis

September 6, 2016

Behrends’ artwork focuses on Hiawatha Insane Asylum

“I Have the Honor to Report” features both collaborative and individual artwork by Blood Run: Artists of the Big Sioux, including Jerry Fogg, Chris Francis, Chad Nelson, and Behrends.

Tags: Academics

August 30, 2016

Dakota State University “First Couple” Griffiths and King Awarded Top Honors

Dakota State University President Dr. José-Marie Griffiths and her husband, Donald W. King, are likely the only university “first couple” honored weeks apart this summer with honorary degrees from their respective alma maters, University College London (UCL), London, England and the University of Wyoming (UW), Laramie, WY.

August 29, 2016

Experienced University Administrator Richard Hanson Appointed DSU Interim Provost and Vice President

Dr. Richard Hanson has been appointed DSU Interim Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs.

Tags: Academics

"Land" by Angela Behrends

August 23, 2016

Three DSU faculty in South Dakota Governor’s 7th Biennial Art Exhibition

The South Dakota Governor’s 7th Biennial Art Exhibition opened Friday, Aug. 19 at the Dahl Arts Center in Rapid City, S.D., with three Dakota State University faculty members’ artwork included in the exhibit.

Tags: Academics

The PBL organization also received the Award for Academic Excellence from the SD Board of Regents in June.

July 19, 2016

DSU Phi Beta Lambda members receive top awards in national conference

DSU's Phi Beta Lambda (PBL) chapter recently traveled to Atlanta, Ga. to compete in the 2016 PBL National Leadership Conference.

Tags: Academics

July 12, 2016

DSU student’s journey to Black Hat and beyond

Sara Chinn is a full-time online student with Dakota State University, pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Cyber Operations, and has an A.A.S. in Cyber Security and Digital Crime.

Tags: Academics

July 11, 2016

DSU ranks among top 50 public animation schools in the nation

Animation Career Review recently announced its rankings for the top animation schools in the nation. Dakota State University ranked in the top 50 public schools nationwide and in the top 25 in the Midwest region.

Tags: Academics

STEAM Camp 2016

June 30, 2016

DSU hold STEAM Camp for teachers

The 2016 DSU STEAM Camp for Teachers was held on Friday, June 3 on the Dakota State University campus in Madison, S.D.

Tags: Academics

June 30, 2016

Dakota State University Student Groups Earn Recognition

The South Dakota Board of Regents this week honored student organizations from Dakota State University for their academic, community, and organizational achievements.

Tags: Academics

Kerner's class created paper prototypes for their games.

June 28, 2016

General Beadle Honors student holds game design seminar for kids

Derek Kerner, a senior Computer Game Design student at DSU, set up a short seminar to teach kids the basics of game design for his service project for the General Beadle Honors Program.

Tags: Academics

DSU instructor, Michael Ham, teaches students during the 2015 GenCyber camp.

June 24, 2016

Largest residential camp in the nation returns to DSU

For the third summer in a row, Dakota State University will host the largest residential co-ed cyber camp in the nation.

Tags: Academics

June 8, 2016

AccessData to present at Girls GenCyber Camp

AccessData to present at Girls GenCyber Camp

Tags: Admissions Academics

June 7, 2016

DSU respiratory care program receives credentialing award for fifth year in a row

DSU's associate respiratory care program has been recognized by CoARC as a recipient of the Distinguished RRT Credentialing Success award.

Tags: Academics

National Society of Leadership and Success Chapter at DSU

May 26, 2016

The NSLS Chapter at DSU Inducts 29 New Members

The Dakota State University Chapter of The National Society of Leadership and Success recently held its ceremony for its third induction class, which included 29 DSU students.

Tags: Academics

2016 Spring Honors List

May 26, 2016

Dakota State 2016 Spring Honors list released

Dakota State 2016 Spring Honors list released

Tags: Academics

Corey Braskamp

May 20, 2016

Braskamp appointed physical plant director at Dakota State

Corey Braskamp has been named director of physical plant at Dakota State University in Madison.

May 19, 2016

Jones interviews for SpyCast

Dr. Benjamin F. Jones records podcast at the International Spy Museum in Washington D.C.

Tags: Academics

Jill Ruhd

May 16, 2016

Ruhd appointed to development officer at DSU Foundation

Jill Ruhd, annual fund manager for the past six years, has been appointed as a development officer within the Dakota State University Foundation, effective next week.

DSU 2016 Spring Commencement

May 4, 2016

Madison native to address DSU graduates at Saturday commencement

The 132nd Dakota State University spring commencement is scheduled at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the DSU Fieldhouse in Madison, S.D.

Tags: Academics

May 4, 2016

DeRungs receives NBEA Award

Logan DeRungs was selected to receive the National Business Education Association (NBEA) Award of Merit for outstanding achievement in business education.

Tags: Academics

Norman Andenas, Cecelia Wittmayer and José-Marie Griffiths

May 2, 2016

Wittmayer and Andenas 2016 Philanthropists of the Year

The Dakota State University Foundation recognized Cecelia Wittmayer and her husband, Norman Andenas, as 2016 Philanthropists of the Year during the annual DSU Gala on Saturday.

April 28, 2016

DSU to plant tree in honor of student on Arbor Day

Dakota State University will hold its first Arbor Day commemoration on Friday, April 29 at 3:00 p.m. to honor DSU student, Julian Freitag.

April 25, 2016

Delta Mu Delta Gamma XI chapter initiates new members

Eleven new members were initiated into Gamma Xi Chapter of Delta Mu Delta, on April 22.

Tags: Academics

Taylor Lynde, Cara Raethz and Morgan Forsch

April 21, 2016

DSU’s 2016 student employee of the year winners announced

Dakota State University held its annual Honors Banquet on Tuesday, April 12, at Dakota Prairie Playhouse in Madison, S.D. During the event, the DSU on-campus and off-campus Student Employee of the Year winners were announced.

DSU CCDC Team

April 20, 2016

DSU wins 2016 North Central Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition

DSU team wins North Central Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition and advances to Nationals.

DSU student, Tiffany Plummer, with Belize student.

April 20, 2016

DSU students collect 1,100 pounds of books

The 11 DSU students originally had a goal of collecting about 50 pounds of books each, or around 550 pounds total of gently-used books for the Victorious Nazarene Primary School in San Jose Succotz, Belize. Instead, 1,100 pounds of donated books were gathered and transported for the creation of one, large library the whole school could use.

Tags: Academics

2016 Honors Banquet

April 14, 2016

2016 Honors Banquet

Dakota State University held its annual Honors Banquet Tuesday, April 12, at Dakota Prairie Playhouse in Madison, S.D.

Tags: Academics

Health Information Professional Week

April 5, 2016

DSU Celebrates Health Information Professional Week

This year's theme is "Accurate Information, Quality Care."

Tags: College of Business and Information Systems

April 1, 2016

Regents approve undergraduate resident tuition for new Iowa students at DSU

Iowa students who are new first-time freshmen or new transfer students to qualify for undergraduate resident tuition at DSU.

Tags: Admissions

DakotaCon 2016

March 30, 2016

DakotaCon returns to DSU this weekend

DakotaCon returns to the campus of Dakota State University this year for another three full days of presentations and trainings from experts in the security world.

Tags: Academics

Stephanie Plucker

March 29, 2016

Plucker Receives National Scholarship for Women

Stephanie Plucker, a Dakota State University student from Parker, South Dakota, received the Scholarship for Women Studying Information Security (SWSIS).

Tags: Academics

March 28, 2016

Penn to speak at annual DSU CQI event

Dakota State University’s annual Continuous Quality Improvement (CQI) event is set for Wednesday, April 6 at 2:30 in the Habeger Science Center on the Madison, S.D. campus.

Tags: Academics

March 24, 2016

DSU Announces CyberCorps Scholars

DSU announces 11 undergraduate students selected as CyberCorps scholars as funded by DSU’s $4.8M award from the National Science Foundation’s Scholarship for Service program in 2014.

Tags: Academics

March 15, 2016

Pam Rowland Keeps the Force Going Strong for Girls

The Sioux Falls chapter of Women in Science held their annual Girls in Science event at Southeast Tech on March 8th.

Tags: Academics

Analytics Image

March 15, 2016

DSU among top eight in global analytics competition

DSU team, Ideamonk, was in the top eight out of 63 teams that competed in the SAS competition.

Tags: Academics

March 14, 2016

Local author to speak about WWII book

Dr. Benjamin Jones, Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at Dakota State University, will celebrate his new book, titled “Eisenhower’s Guerrillas: the Jedburghs, the Maquis & the Liberation of France,” on Wednesday, March 23, 2016 at 4 p.m. in the Karl E. Mundt Library, located on the DSU campus.

March 14, 2016

Dr. Podhradsky gives Keynote at Women in Science Event

Dr. Ashley Podhradsky gave the keynote presentation at the Women in Science event held at Northern State University.

Tags: Academics

March 8, 2016

Warmer weather brings spring cleaning to campus

Spring cleaning on DSU campus has begun including trimming of trees damaged from last year's storm.

March 2, 2016

“Look Homeward, Angel” to hit the stage

The Dakota State University spring play, “Look Homeward, Angel,” will take over Dakota Prairie Playhouse from March 17-20.

Tags: Academics

DSU students receving award

February 28, 2016

DSU filmmakers win Prairie Grass Film Challenge

Dakota State University Lights, Camera, Action Film Club and DSU Film and Cinematic Arts students win "Best of Show: College" award for their film titled, “Feel My Desire,” in Dordt College's "10th Anniversary of the Prairie Grass Film Challenge."

Tags: Academics

February 24, 2016

Physicist to speak at DSU in honor of her grandfather

Dooley’s second speaking engagement at DSU, and her presentation, “Listening to black holes collide: the first detection of gravitational waves,” addresses one of the hottest subjects in science right now.

Tags: Academics

Executive Chef Karl Benjamin

February 22, 2016

Flavors of India coming to DSU

Dakota State University’s dining service provider, Sodexo, has invited Executive Chef Karl Benjamin to bring the taste of India to DSU through their Global Chef program.

Tags: Admissions

Bob Otterson

February 18, 2016

Otterson named Vice President for Institutional Advancement at DSU

Bob Otterson, a regional and national leader in higher education advancement, has been named Vice President for Institutional Advancement at Dakota State University in Madison.

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.

Tags: College of Arts and Sciences

Insure Logo

February 9, 2016

DSU announces INSuRE Scholarship Recipients

Dakota State University in Madison, S.D. announces 15 undergraduate students have received a scholarship under a granted awarded to DSU from the National Security Agency.

Tags: Academics

February 4, 2016

Rowland to participate in 2016 CRA-W Grad Cohort Workshop

Pam Rowland, Instructor for College of Computing in Computer Science at Dakota State University, is one of 20 women selected to participate in the upcoming 2016 CRA-W Grad Cohort Workshop in San Diego, Calif.

Tags: Academics

Cookie University

February 3, 2016

Dakota State University holds Cookie University for Girl Scouts

A group of 200 Girl Scouts will be attending college for a day, to learn the ins and outs of business through Cookie University at DSU.

Tags: College of Business and Information Systems

February 2, 2016

DSU associate professor featured in New York Times

DSU associate professor, Dr. Kevin Streff, is featured in a New York Times article titled "Bank Tellers, With Access to Accounts, Pose a Rising Security Risk."

Tags: Academics

Mixed Blood Theatre's Daughters of Africa

February 1, 2016

Mixed Blood Theatre’s Daughters of Africa Visits DSU

A music-driven history of African American women celebrating their triumphs and accomplishments; fueled by the songs of Lena Horne, Aretha Franklin, Queen Latifah and many others.

Belize elementary classroom

February 1, 2016

DSU students to participate in Belize service-learning trip

During the 2016 spring break, the next generation of DSU elementary teachers will take their classroom learning to Belize for a service-learning trip of a lifetime.

Tags: Academics

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.

Tags: College of Arts and Sciences

The Blood Run Artworks of the Big Sioux's "I Have The Honor To Report: Hiawatha Asylum Exhibit"

January 25, 2016

Behrends’ art on display in Hiawatha Asylum Exhibit

Dakota State University instructor, Angela Behrends, is one of four contributing artists of The Blood Run Artworks of the Big Sioux, which is opening the I Have The Honor To Report: Hiawatha Asylum Exhibit in Sioux Falls, S.D.

Tags: Academics

January 21, 2016

Podhradsky keynote speaker at InfraGard

Dr. Ashley Podhradsky, assistant professor of information assurance and forensics at Dakota State University, was the keynote speaker at the quarterly InfraGard meeting in Sioux Falls, SD.

Tags: Academics

Travel to Cuba with DSU

January 20, 2016

Travel to Cuba with DSU

You are invited to participate in this educational and cultural excursion to Cuba.

Tags: Academics

Pam Rowland introduces technology to female student

January 13, 2016

Girls discover the force with FemSTEM

Dakota State University faculty, Pam Rowland and Dr. Ashley Podhradsky, kicked off their FEMSTEM AAUW grant program and visited a local school to teach girls how to code.

Tags: Academics

2015 Fall Honors List

January 11, 2016

Dakota State 2015 Fall Honors List Released

Dakota State 2015 Fall Honors List Released

DSU students attend the fall 2015 National Society of Leadership and Success induction ceremony.

December 22, 2015

The National Society of Leadership and Success Chapter at DSU Inducts 38 New Members

DSU students attend the fall 2015 National Society of Leadership and Success induction ceremony.

Tags: Academics

2015 GenCyber: Girls in Cyber Security Camp participants

December 21, 2015

AAUW awards DSU grant to increase female participation in STEM fields

DSU female faculty and students are on a mission when it comes to science, technology and math education.

Tags: Academics

Students using computers

December 13, 2015

Looking to improve the world: Google presents employment opportunities to DSU students

Google is holding virtual interactive informational sessions for select university and colleges in order to teach students a little more about the Google culture.

Tags: College of Business and Information Systems

December 10, 2015

DSU to host Dakota 38 + 2 community gathering

Dakota State University invites the public to attend a community gathering honoring the Dakota 38+2 Memorial and Reconciliation Ride on Monday, December 14th, at 4:30 p.m. on the DSU campus in the Trojan Center Marketplace.

Daniel Morrow

December 7, 2015

Daniel Morrow DSU commencement speaker

Dakota State University’s 2015 fall commencement is Saturday, Dec. 12, 10:30 a.m. at the DSU Fieldhouse in Madison, S.D.

Tags: Academics

Pictured left to right is Guillien, Dittman and Glenda Blom local ESGR volunteer.

December 1, 2015

Jeff Dittman Athletic Director and Head Women’s Basketball Coach at DSU Receives Patriot Award

South Dakota Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve, a Department of Defense office, is pleased to announce Jeff Dittman at DSU is honored with a Patriot Award in recognition of extraordinary support of his employee serving in the Army National Guard.

Tags: Athletics

Get me out of here! DSU Hosts Escape the Room Game Experience

November 30, 2015

Get me out of here! DSU Hosts Escape the Room Game Experience

Students at DSU are presenting a live-theater experience Escape the Room Game, a team-based, puzzle solving experience that challenges participants to break out of a locked room within 15 minutes.

Tags: Academics

Jodi Neugebauer '08

November 24, 2015

DSU alumna earns top honor

Earlier this year a DSU College of Education graduate, Jodi Neugebauer ’08, earned her profession’s top honor as a National Board Certified Teacher for 2014, and we couldn’t be prouder.

Tags: Academics

International students

November 15, 2015

Trekking across the world: International students at DSU

International students from Pakistan, Bangladesh and Japan talk about why they chose to come to DSU.

Tags: Academics

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.

Tags: College of Arts and Sciences

CIDD

November 11, 2015

DSU to host the 2015 British National Debate Team

Dakota State University will host the 2015 British Debate Team on Wednesday, November 18 at 7 p.m. in the Tunheim Classroom Building (TCB) auditorium.

Tags: Academics

November 8, 2015

Join the DSU faculty led European tour

During the spring 2016 semester, DSU students and community members have an opportunity to discover and appreciate European art and architecture from Paris to Rome.

Tags: Academics

Respiratory Therapists

October 30, 2015

Respiratory Care: Changing the World One Breath at a Time

The theme of this year's National Respiratory Care week is all about “Changing the World One Breath at a Time.”

Tags: Academics

October 21, 2015

Madison Terror Trail opens this weekend

The DSU Haunted House is an affordable entertainment option for attendees with the haunted house entrance fee being just $5 per person. It will run from 7-11 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 21 through Saturday, Oct 24.

October 21, 2015

Former U.S. Sen. Larry Pressler to present at Dakota State University

The DSU College of Art and Sciences and the Lights, Camera, Action! film club are excited to welcome former U.S. Senator for South Dakota, Larry Pressler, for a presentation titled, “History, Hollywood and War: Larry Pressler and the making of American History.”

Tags: Academics

October 20, 2015

Karl E. Mundt Oral Interpretation Tournament is Saturday

Karl E. Mundt Oral Interpretation Tournament is Saturday at DSU

Holiday Jam

October 20, 2015

Holiday Jam with the Hegg Brothers: Return to Celebrate 7th year in Madison!

Dakota Prairie Playhouse is excited to announce the return of the popular holiday concert tour: Holiday Jam with the Hegg Brothers, on Friday, Dec. 18, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.

October 16, 2015

DSU statement regarding future facilities

Dakota State University is working on various facilities projects including the Beacom Institute Building, Madison Hospital and Trojan Center.

Tags: Academics

STEM Institute Students

October 14, 2015

STEM Institute returns to DSU for fall 2016

The Great Plains Education Foundation recently awarded Dakota State University a grant to fully fund the STEM Institute for up to 20 students for fall 2016.

Tags: Academics

October 5, 2015

National Health IT Week

DSU celebrates National Health IT week, Oct. 5-9.

Tags: Academics

Medical image

October 5, 2015

DSU awarded new work in Transforming Clinical Practice Initiative

DSU is thrilled to be a partner with the Iowa Healthcare Collaborative to implement a six-state Compass Practice Transformation Network (PTN).

Tags: Academics

Homecoming Court 2015

September 29, 2015

DSU names Friedel and Heesch Trojan Days Queen and King

Dakota State University held coronation on Monday, Sept. 8 at 7:30 p.m. at the Dakota Prairie Playhouse in Madison, S.D. Sarah Friedel and Shiloh Heesch were named 2015 homecoming royalty.

Tom and Joyce Farrell

September 25, 2015

Farrells named DSU Trojan Days Parade Marshals

DSU Trojan Days Homecoming Parade is Saturday, Oct. 3 at 10 a.m. The Parade Marshals for this year’s parade are Tom and Joyce Farrell.

Students sitting on law

September 22, 2015

DSU sees great increase in 2015 Fall enrollment

Total headcount (number of students enrolled) is up 3.22% from last fall, 98 students, for a total DSU enrollment of 3,145.

Tags: Admissions

Grace and Tyler on a microscope

September 18, 2015

Record number of science majors complete competitive research experiences around the country

Dakota State University science majors are having a stellar year with many of them completing highly competitive research experiences all over the U.S.

Tags: Academics

September 4, 2015

Bethke receives Delta Mu Delta Board Award

Casey Bethke has been selected to receive the Delta Mu Delta Board Award, presented each year to an outstanding student of business.

Tags: Academics

Sodexo logo

August 27, 2015

Sodexo chosen as new food service vendor at DSU

Dakota State University announces that Sodexo will be the dining services and catering provider for the University and the Dakota Prairie Playhouse.

2015 Tamagawa Students at DSU

August 18, 2015

Tamagawa students make annual visit to DSU

Japanese exchange students from Tamagawa University arrived in South Dakota in early August to take part in a two-week program held on the Dakota State University campus in Madison, S.D.

Photo of man on computer

August 14, 2015

National Security Agency Announces New Education Partnership with Dakota State University

The NSA has a new partnership between its National Cryptologic School (NCS) and DSU.

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2015 Girls GenCyber Camp

July 31, 2015

DSU’s Girls GenCyber Camp to expand

One hundred girls from around the region and country recently discovered the abundant opportunities the world of cyber offers at DSU's first Girls GenCyber Camp.

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DSU on CNN

July 21, 2015

DSU GenCyber camp featured on CNN

Evan Perez visits Madison, South Dakota where teenagers are learning hacking skills from none other than the National Security Agency.

Kennedy Center

July 13, 2015

Learning today to teach for tomorrow: A new approach to teaching our teachers

Technology is changing the way we teach future educators, including integration into curriculum and students receiving their education degree online.

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GenCyber students

June 26, 2015

GenCyber Camp is an ‘amazing experience’

Students from all over the U.S. attend GenCyber Camp at DSU.

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Darian DeVries

June 19, 2015

DSU announces Film and Cinematic Arts specialization

DSU's Digital Arts and Design program will have a new specialization this fall that focuses on film production and cinematography.

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Phi Beta Lambda Business Club

June 12, 2015

Regents Honor Student Groups from Dakota State

The South Dakota Board of Regents has recognized three student organizations from Dakota State University for their outstanding academic, community and organizational work.

June 12, 2015

DSU Professor Contributes to Award-winning Anthology

Dr. Kurt Edward Kemper, professor of history at Dakota State University, was a contributing author to A Companion to American Sport History, which was named as the Most Outstanding Anthology at the 2015 meeting of the North American Society for Sport History (NASSH).

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June 12, 2015

CETUP* brings over 150 world-class physicists to South Dakota for fifth year

Over 150 of the world’s top physicists will be in the Lead/Deadwood area from June 15 to July 17, 2015 as part of the fifth year of The Center for Theoretical Underground Physics and Related Areas (CETUP*).

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DSU group at athletic fundraiser

June 10, 2015

Fundraising initiatives raise over $1.1 million for Dakota State University scholarships

Two fundraising initiatives have raised over $1.1 million for academic and athletic scholarships.

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June 8, 2015

Alan Montgomery artwork on display in London

As part of “The Map is Not the Territory” touring art exhibition, DSU professor, Alan Montgomery, will have his artwork on display at the P21 Gallery in London from June 12 through July 25, 2015.

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All About Science Festival Graphic

June 5, 2015

Professor takes science beyond DSU classroom

Dakota State University professor Dr. Barbara Szczerbinska is used to sharing her vast knowledge of physics with others.Two programs that have started with ideas from Szczerbinska are the annual “It’s All About Science Festival” and “Science Happy Hour."

June 4, 2015

First Cohort of Students Graduate from “It’s a HIT!” Rural Health IT Training Program

Twelve rural Community Health Center healthcare workforce members including eight Horizon Health Care staff and four Prairie Community Health staff recently completed the Prairie Health IT Network’s health information technology (health IT) training program called “It’s a HIT!”

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June 4, 2015

Expanding Funds for Health IT in South Dakota’s Rural Communities

The latest round in a White House Council initiative led by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to link rural health care organizations with financing they need to adopt Health IT...

Dakota State Spring Honors List Released

June 3, 2015

Dakota State Spring Honors List Released

Dakota State Spring Honors List Released

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May 21, 2015

DSU Respiratory Care program receives distinguished award four years in a row

DSU Respiratory Care program receives distinguished award four years in a row

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Accreditation of the Business Programs

May 18, 2015

Accreditation of the Business Programs at Dakota State University Reaffirmed by ACBSP

Accreditation of the Business Programs at Dakota State University Reaffirmed by ACBSP

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The National Society of Leadership and Success Chapter at  DSU Inducts 70 New Members

May 15, 2015

The National Society of Leadership and Success Chapter at DSU Inducts 70 New Members

The newly established Dakota State University Chapter of The National Society of Leadership and Success recently held its first induction ceremony for 70 DSU students.

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May 6, 2015

Phi Beta Lambda students participate in regional competition

A team of students from DSU participated in the regional PBL Spring Leadership Conference and took home 21 top place awards, including nine first place awards and seven second place awards, which automatically qualified the winners for the national conference.

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May 6, 2015

Gimbel receives National Business Education Association Award of Merit

Gimbel receives National Business Education Association Award of Merit

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DSU League of Legends team

May 6, 2015

DSU joins the competitive world of collegiate eSports

This past fall, DSU joined the Collegiate STAR League which covers three different eSports games, one of which is the ever-popular League of Legends.

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May 6, 2015

DELTA MU DELTA GAMMA XI chapter initiates new members

DELTA MU DELTA GAMMA XI chapter initiates new members

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May 5, 2015

DSU requests restructure of College of Business and Information Systems

DSU requests restructure of College of Business and Information Systems

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Wade Pogany

May 4, 2015

Wade Pogany DSU commencement speaker

Dakota State University’s spring commencement is Saturday, May 9, 10:30 a.m. at the DSU Fieldhouse in Madison, S.D.

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DSU seal

April 27, 2015

Griffiths Chosen as Next Dakota State University President

José-Marie Griffiths, vice president for academic affairs at Bryant University in Smithfield, R.I., will become the 23rd president of Dakota State University, the South Dakota Board of Regents announced Monday.

DSU Seal

April 24, 2015

Presidential Announcement on Monday, April 27

Th SD BOR will meet Mon. April 27, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. in the Dakota Prairie Playhouse Conference Room for the purposes of appointing a new president of DSU.

DSU seal

April 20, 2015

Four Named as Finalists for Dakota State University Presidency

The South Dakota Board of Regents announced four candidates who are finalists to become the next president at Dakota State University.

OUTSTANDING MALE AND FEMALE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR

April 16, 2015

2015 Honors Banquet

Dakota State University held its annual Honors Banquet Tuesday, April 14 at Dakota Prairie Playhouse in Madison, S.D

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GenCyber Camp for Girls

April 13, 2015

SDN Communications invests in first-ever Girls in Cybersecurity camp at Dakota State University

SDN Communications invests in first-ever Girls in Cybersecurity camp at Dakota State University

April 3, 2015

DSU professor’s cryptography paper accepted for ACNS

Dr. Edoardo Persichetti, assistant professor of mathematics at Dakota State University in Madison, S.D., recently had a cryptography paper accepted for the prestigious 13th International Conference on Applied Cryptography and Network Security (ACNS 2015).

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April 3, 2015

DSU announces 2015-2016 Cyber Corps Scholarship recipients

DSU announces the 2015-16 recipients of the Cyber Corps scholarship as funded by the National Science Foundation's Scholarship for Service (NSF-SFS) program.

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April 1, 2015

DSU to Offer Special ‘Children of Alumni’ Tuition Rate

Children of alumni from Dakota State University may have a new financial incentive to attend their parent’s alma mater.

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Real Wage Calculator

April 1, 2015

DSU students create SD Wage Calculator

A popular wage calculator launched by the S.D. Governor’s Office of Economic Development was created by two DSU students, Chris Wahl and Jared Horack, along with faculty advisor Josh Stroschein.

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CoderDojo logo

March 30, 2015

South Dakota’s First CoderDojo to launch in Madison

The Madison CoderDojo is part of a global network of free, volunteer-led, independent, community-based programming clubs for young people.

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Poster Sesssion Picture

March 20, 2015

DSU students present at Undergraduate Research Poster Session at State Capitol

Three students from Dakota State University presented at the 2015 Student Research Poster Session in Pierre, S.D. on March 5.

March 19, 2015

DSU grad featured in MED magazine

DSU alumna, Kathleen Christiansen, was recently featured in MED magazine.

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March 9, 2015

DSU approved for new IT building

The S.D. Senate and House have both passed SB 110 to construct an information systems building, the Beacom Institute of Technology, on the campus of DSU.

March 4, 2015

DakotaCon returns for another round of cyber security events

DakotaCon returns to the campus of Dakota State University this year for another three full days of presentations and trainings from experts in the security world.

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February 22, 2015

The SD Symphony Orchestra performs James Taylor’s hits in Madison, SD March 8 at DPP

The South Dakota Symphony Orchestra performs James Taylor’s hits in Madison, SD March 8 at Dakota Prairie Playhouse

Barton at Fermilab

February 22, 2015

Barton accepts post-bachelor work at premier physics lab

DSU alumnus, Clay “CJ” Barton recently started his post-bachelor position as an on-call employee at the nation’s premier particle physics laboratory, Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory, in Batavia, Ill.

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Cyber Security Image

February 19, 2015

DSU professors serve as cyber security experts for media

DSU professors not only teach those in the classroom about the latest in information security, they inform the public through a wide variety of means including media.

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DSU Film Club creates video for Madison Central School Educational Foundation

February 18, 2015

DSU Film Club creates video for Madison Central School Educational Foundation

Lights, Camera, Action Film Club helps educational foundation with video about their impact on education.

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GenCyber Camp for Girls Logo

February 18, 2015

Cybersecurity Camp for Girls to be held in July

Through a grant from the National Science Foundation, DSU will be able to host nearly 60 girls for the GenCyber Camp for Girls, one of the first in the nation tailored specifically for girls.

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From left to right: Nicole Jurrens, Chelsea Meyer, Sharnel Bierman, Bill Delaney, Thomas Jones

February 5, 2015

DSU photography students shoot Monster X Tour

DSU photography students had the opportunity to become professional photographers for a day. On Saturday, January 30, 2015, Professor Thomas Jones and his students photographed the Monster X Tour at the Denny Sanford Premier Center in Sioux Falls, S.D.

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Nathan Edwards

January 29, 2015

Professor Performs on the “White Wall Sessions”

In January, Dakota State University audio production professor, Nathan Edwards, made an appearance on the Keloland Television show, "White Wall Sessions," a production that features local and regional musicians performing original music.

DSU is best in the nation at NCL!

January 28, 2015

DSU retains top position at National Cyber League

For the second year in a row, the Dakota State University cyber security team, Tr0janHorse, secured the top position in the National Cyber League (NCL) competition, beating out 85 other teams.

2014 Fall Honors List

January 14, 2015

DSU releases 2014 Fall Honors List

A total of 397 full-time and 143 part-time students qualified for the President’s Academic Honors list for the 2014 Fall Semester at Dakota State University (DSU) in Madison, S.D.

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January 12, 2015

Mixed Blood Theatre’s African America Visits DSU

Minneapolis’ Mixed Blood Theatre’s production of African America will be performed at Dakota State University on Thursday, January, 29 at noon.

January 12, 2015

DSU receives $750,000 grant to provide STEM education for students with disabilities

Dakota State University will receive nearly $750,000 over the next 5 years as a sub-award of the $20 million grant that the South Dakota Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (SD EPSCoR) was awarded earlier this year from the National Science Foundation (NSF). SD EPSCoR developed and submitted the "2020 Vision: The South Dakota Science and Innovation Strategy" proposal, which was subsequently funded by the NSF to enhance the academic research infrastructure in South Dakota and increase both educational opportunities and workforce development in areas related to science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).

December 17, 2014

Burdge is new archivist at DSU

In October, Ryan Burdge started as the new archivist for the Karl E. Mundt Historical and Educational Foundation.

Photo by Jane Utecht: Hour of Code

December 16, 2014

Students enjoy ‘An Hour of Code’

DSU elementary education students went to Madison Elementary School for one hour on Friday to jointly participate in an Hour of Code, a worldwide program which promotes computer science curriculum in schools.

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Science image

December 11, 2014

Estridge receives prestigious environmental research fellowship

Grace Estridge has been awarded a prestigious undergraduate environmental research fellowship with the EPA.

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December 8, 2014

Brian Siemonsma DSU commencement speaker

Dakota State University’s fall commencement is Saturday, Dec. 13, 10:30 a.m. at the DSU Fieldhouse in Madison, S.D. Dakota State will award 4 doctorate, 55 master’s, 95 baccalaureate and 11 associate degrees. Gateka Verite and Anastasia Gentles will serve as student marshals, and Risë Smith, Digital Design and Access Librarian/Professor, is mace bearer.

Introducing our new D.Sc. in Cyber Security

November 17, 2014

DSU announces a doctoral degree in cyber security

DSU announces a doctoral degree in cyber security

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November 12, 2014

South Dakota Joins National Distance Education Initiative

South Dakota was approved this week to join a nationwide effort making distance education courses more accessible to college students across state lines. The State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement, known as SARA, also makes it easier for higher education institutions to participate in interstate delivery of distance education and for states to regulate the process, said Jack Warner, executive director and CEO of the South Dakota Board of Regents. The Board of Regents will manage South Dakota’s SARA agreement on behalf of all participating public and private postsecondary education institutions in the state.

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President and Publisher at Hood, Steffanie Liston-Holtrop; Sarah Sproul; Digital Media Director at Hood, Jillian Lemons

November 3, 2014

Sproul’s internship journey

As every college graduate can tell you, getting experience in your field while still in college is a great resume builder and also prepares you for the nerve wracking job search after college.

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November 3, 2014

Holiday Jam with the Hegg Brothers Return to Celebrate 6th year in Madison

Dakota Prairie Playhouse in Madison, S.D. is happy to announce the return of the popular holiday concert tour: Off-the-Cuff’s production of Holiday Jam with the Hegg Brothers, on Friday, Dec. 19, 2014 at 8 p.m.

ACM Winners: Shawn Zwach, Tyler Flaagan, Michael Hunhoff,

October 29, 2014

DSU programming contest prepares students for regionals

Dakota State University recently held the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Programming Contest.

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October 29, 2014

Dr. Molstad Gorder awarded for 25 years of service

Dr. Molstad Gorder awarded for 25 years of service

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October 27, 2014

Popular gaming convention and game design workshop invades Dakota State’s campus

Popular gaming convention and game design workshop invades Dakota State’s campus

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Sign at Haunted House

October 23, 2014

Madison Terror Trail ready to scare this week

Each year brings a spooky tradition to the Madison area, the DSU Haunted House. This year's theme is the Madison Terror Trail.

Chris Pueppke's Sci-Fi City animation

October 21, 2014

Two DSU students exhibit in University Invitational

Two DSU students exhibit in University Invitational

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Renae Spohn presents at 2014 AHIMA Convention

October 21, 2014

Spohn presents at 2014 AHIMA Convention

Renae Spohn presents at 2014 AHIMA Convention

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Alan Montgomery Portaigh/Bog

October 10, 2014

Four DSU Art Faculty selected for SD Governor’s 6th Biennial Art Exhibition

Four DSU Art Faculty selected for SD Governor's 6th Biennial Art Exhibition

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2015 Military Friendly School

October 7, 2014

DSU Named to Victory Media’s 2015 Military Friendly Schools List

Dakota State University announced today that it has been designated a 2015 Military Friendly School by Victory Media, the leader in successfully connecting the military and civilian worlds.

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October 1, 2014

Public Universities “Jump Start” Students to College Success

DSU partners with SDSU and five other South Dakota higher education institutions to receive a $3.6 million federal grant to help American Indian and low-income students enroll and succeed in college.

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Taxi: photo by Thomas Jones

October 1, 2014

Jones receives honorable mention in photo exhibition

Thomas Jones, Dakota State University professor of photography and computer graphics, was recently juried into a national show in New York. The Through My Lens: Inaugural Cortland New York National Photography Exhibition will be held from Aug. 25 through Oct. 16, 2014.

September 24, 2014

DSU records stable fall enrollment

Dakota State University released the Fall 2014 enrollment numbers today (Tuesday, September 23) and recorded stable enrollment.

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September 22, 2014

DSU’s Cyber Corps Scholarship Program awarded $4.6 million from NSF

Dakota State University in Madison, S.D. announced that the Cyber Corps scholarship program was awarded $4.6 million through a grant from the National Science Foundation.

September 22, 2014

DSU and MetaStar Team Up to Secure ePHI with Network Penetration Testing

Dakota State University in Madison, S.D., and MetaStar in Madison, Wis., announced today a new partnership to perform network penetration testing for healthcare providers in the Midwest and via virtual service nationwide.

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2014 DSU Homecoming Court

September 16, 2014

2014 DSU Royalty Crowned

The 2014 Dakota State University Homecoming King and Queen were crowned as part of the week-long homecoming festivities.

Clinic Ninja

September 11, 2014

Regional Extension Center Partners with Health IT Network and Develops Game to Teach Meaningful Use

Reinforcing health information technology (HIT) concepts, and reviewing regulations and benefits of Meaningful Use of Electronic Health Records (EHR) are not exactly topics those in the healthcare field consider fun. HealthPOINT at Dakota State University (DSU) and Horizon Health Care, Inc. (Horizon), doing business as Prairie Health IT (PHIT) Network, are trying to make learning these subjects more enjoyable through gamification.

September 11, 2014

New faculty this fall

Dakota State hired several new faculty for the 2014 academic year. A total of eight faculty have been hired in all three college departments.

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Cyber Stars Camp

July 23, 2014

Cyber Stars shine at DSU: Training the next generation of cyber experts

High school students from around the country are gathered around computers in East Hall on the Dakota State University campus, playing a digital version of the game that teaches them how to secure machines and defend cyber attacks.

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June 12, 2014

S.D. high school teachers research cyber security at DSU

For the third year in a row, the Dakota State University campus in Madison, S.D is serving as the host site for Research Experiences for Teachers in Cyber Security for an eight-week program taking place May 27 – July 25.

June 12, 2014

DSU Professor earns research fellowship to attend conference at Cornell University

DSU Professor earns research fellowship to attend conference at Cornell University

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Fieldhouse renovation

June 3, 2014

DSU Fieldhouse under renovations this summer

Dakota State University Fieldhouse, site for home basketball and volleyball games, is undergoing renovations this summer.

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May 28, 2014

IBM Partners with 28 Business Schools and Universities to Help Train Tomorrow’s Data Scientists

New programs provide big data and analytics degree seekers with skills that merge business and IT for successful data science careers

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Angela Behrends with her artwork titled, Ascension II

April 29, 2014

DSU Instructor Angela Behrends’ artwork purchased for Washington Pavilion Permanent Collection

Angela Behrends created Ascension II for her solo exhibit, Front, at the Washington Pavilion Visual Arts Center (VAC) in 2012. David Merhib, Director of the VAC, requested that the artwork hang at the newly designed entrance to the Visual Arts Center (construction begins in May).

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April 25, 2014

DSU spring commencement is Saturday, May 10th

Video of the 2014 DSU Spring commencement can be found at http://streaming.dsu.edu/Graduation/GraduationSP14.wmv.

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April 7, 2014

DSU announces collaborative master’s degree in analytics

DSU was recently approved by the SD Board of Regents to offer a master’s degree in analytics both online and on campus.

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April 3, 2014

DSU Approved for New High-Tech Degrees

The South Dakota Board of Regents has given its approval for a new doctoral degree in cyber security at Dakota State University, along with a plan for DSU and South Dakota State University to jointly offer master’s degrees in analytics and data science, building on each other’s unique academic strengths.

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April 2, 2014

DSU ranks in top 3 SD universities in ROI report

akota State University ranks third in South Dakota on PayScale’s annual College ROI Report released last week. DSU is third for both public out-of-state and public in-state student categories with a 20 year net ROI of $208,000 for out-of-state students and $216,000 for in-state students.

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March 27, 2014

Barton receives NASA Scholarship and invited to join REU at LSU

Dakota State University junior, Clay Barton, a physical science major from Webster, S.D., was recently awarded a $2,500 educational stipend from the NASA South Dakota Space Grant Consortium Management Team for the 2014-2015 school year.

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March 17, 2014

Olson brings accessible learning to DSU

The capability to earn an online degree without ever physically touching a computer seems like an oxymoron to many. Ask someone how they received an online degree and they will probably tell you about the hours they spent at their keyboard, typing away on term papers or code. But thanks to a grant from the Larson Foundation in Brookings, S.D. and DSU Professor Chris Olson, the idea of earning any degree entirely online without ever using a keyboard or mouse is one that is obtainable for anyone.

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2014 DSU CCDC Team

March 10, 2014

DSU is Texas bound after winning the North Central Regional CCDC competition

For the second year in a row, the cyber defense talents of the Dakota State University CCDC team catapulted them into a landslide victory during the North Central Regional Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition (CCDC) this past weekend in Madison, S.D. The DSU team members consist of eight students; Christopher Paschen, Steve Secker, Andrew Kramer, Cody Welu, William Hofer, Benjamin Cable, Alexander Gartner and Jesse Mendez.

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2014 DakotaCon

February 25, 2014

DakotaCon 2014: South Dakota’s Epic Cyber Security Event

DakotaCon, South Dakota’s premier security event, returns to the Dakota State University campus on Friday, March 7th, through Sunday, March 9th, in Madison, S.D. Once again, DSU is bringing the best and brightest cyber security individuals together for three full days of talks, competitions, and trainings, all in the middle of a cornfield.

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February 19, 2014

DSU students win top honors in Game Narrative Review competition

Five Dakota State University students were recently awarded top honors in a Game Narrative Review competition for the Game Developer’s Conference (GDC), to be held in San Francisco, March 2014.

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Alissa McAloon

February 19, 2014

DSU English for New Media student reports at PAX

DSU English for New Media major, Alissa McAloon, a senior from Huron, S.D., has been a fan of video games since she was young. So, it was a dream-come-true for her to attend and report at one of the largest community- driven video game conventions in North America, the 2013 Penny Arcade Expo (PAX Prime), in Seattle, Wash.

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Chelsea Meyer

February 3, 2014

DSU student takes 2nd place in Brookings photography exhibit

Dakota State University junior, Chelsea Meyer, a Digital Arts and Design major from Sioux Falls, S.D., was encouraged by her Photography Club advisor to submit her artwork into the Brookings Arts Council’s 34th Annual Open Photography Exhibition, in Brookings, S.D.

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January 12, 2014

Bundy featured on Midco Sports Network

Keith Bundy, DSU Assistant Dean of Student Development and ADA Coordinator, is a feature story this month on the Midco Sports Net Magazine.

Taxi photo by Thomas Jones

January 7, 2014

Photography is DSU professor’s passion

When Thomas Jones first started out as an artist, he considered painting as his preferred medium, and always had a camera in-hand to take reference photos for his paintings. Over time he noticed his paintings became more and more photo realistic. After that realization, Jones decided to pursue photography as his medium of choice, which then became his passion.

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January 6, 2014

DSU best in nation at National Cyber League

The DSU cyber security team clinched the first place position in the National Cyber League’s (NCL) Fall Post Season National Championship Standings. The season wrapped up in December and the DSU student team beat out over 50 other collegiate teams for top honors.

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DSU receives $5 million from Sanford and Beacom for technology building

November 24, 2013

DSU receives $5 million from Sanford and Beacom for technology building

DSU receives $5 million from Sanford and Beacom for technology building

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May 23, 2012

Dakota State named a Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Operations by the NSA

The National Security Agency (NSA) recently named Dakota State University a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Operations (CAE-CO). After a rigorous application and screening process, the NSA selected this month the first four schools to receive the CAE-CO designation for the 2012-2013 academic year: Dakota State University; the Naval Postgraduate School, Calif.; Northeastern University, Mass.; and University of Tulsa, Okla.

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