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Betty Nelson

Betty Nelson


Program Assistant I

Office Building

Yeager Hall



Mailing Address

Yeager Hall 211
School of Communication & Journalism-Box 2235
University Station
Brookings, SD 57007


Ms. Nelson has been with the Journalism and Mass Communication Department for 23 years. She began her position as a Secretary and has worked her way up to Program Assistant I.

Ms. Nelson has received several awards and honors in her time at SDSU. They include Employee of the Month in 1999 and again in 2012. She received the Outstanding Performance Award from the Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences in May, 2012. She also received the Woman of Distinction award in March of 2013.

Ms. Nelson has thoroughly enjoyed working for the Journalism and Mass Communication Department over the years. She has especially enjoyed the time with the students, who always make the days lively and fun.