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The Wintrode Student Success and Opportunity Center

The Opportunity Center embraces SDSU’s land-grant mission by supporting educational access for all students.

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American Indian Opportunities

SDSU seeks to create a welcoming and supportive campus environment for American Indian students through a variety of academic programs, scholarships, student services and initiatives.

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Nominations sought for 2024 Eminent Leaders in Agriculture, Family and Community Awards

The Eminent Leaders in Agriculture, Family and Community Selection Committee is seeking nominations of individuals for South Dakota State University's Eminent Leaders in Agriculture, Family and Community Award Program.
South Dakota State University’s National Student Advertising Competition team received the Best of Show award for the student category at the 2024 American Advertising Awards hosted by the American Advertising Federation of South Dakota.

SDSU student advertising team receives top honors at American Advertising Awards

South Dakota State University’s National Student Advertising Competition team received three awards at the 2024 American Advertising Awards hosted by the American Advertising Federation of South Dakota. The awards show was in Sioux Falls on Feb. 23.

Concert pianist to perform at SDSU

The South Dakota State University School of Performing Arts welcomes concert pianist Grigor Khachatryan for a solo recital focused on the music of Frédéric Chopin at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 7, at the Oscar Larson Performing Arts Center.

CFRN parenting classes set for Brookings, Huron, Watertown in March

The Child and Family Resource Network at South Dakota State University will hold four parenting classes throughout March to focus on helping parents discover what their children’s behaviors could mean.