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College of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences

What We Do

When you choose the College of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences, you are choosing endless opportunities to build the skills that employers value, such as communication, problem-solving and critical thinking. The majors, minors and certificates we offer connect classroom learning to future employment by integrating real-world experiences and perspectives. Our faculty are dedicated to providing quality education and research, committing themselves to bettering our students and our world. With our education, you get a flexible program to meet your specific interests, providing an opportunity to make your Jackrabbit story as unique as you are.  

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Sep 14

2020 STUART ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE: Lori Larusso

Grove Hall
Oct 20

J. P. Hendrickson Faculty Scholar and Herbert Cheever Jr. Liberal Arts Lecture

Oscar Larson Performing Arts Center

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Mural helps connect students

When hearing Katrina ‘Kat’ Gilbertson is majoring in psychology along with pursuing minors in human development and family studies and women, gender and sexuality studies, one does not expect to learn she’s the artist who painted the #JacksForAll mural in the University Student Union at South Dak

State University Theatre and Dance opens season Sept. 25

State University Theatre and Dance opens its fall 2020 season at 6 p.m. Sept. 25 with “Reflections: Theatre+Dance at the Garden” at McCrory Gardens.

Army ROTC fires cannon

Army ROTC cannon to be at Dakota State football games

Members of the South Dakota State University Army ROTC program will be coming to this fall Dakota State’s football games. With no home football games held at SDSU in Brookings this fall, the SDSU Army ROTC program will be making a move to Trojan Field this fall.