South Dakota State University researchers are doing preliminary work on the Deep Underground Neutrino Experiment, an international research project that will push the limits of engineering and could lead to new discoveries in particle physics. The groundbreaking ceremony is Friday at the Sanford Underground Research Facility in Lead.
Lewis Brown, dean of the Jerome J. Lohr College of Engineering since 2001, has announced plans to retire from his current role, effective June 30, 2018.
He has worked for NBC Sports, Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the game show “Jeopardy,” just to name a few clients. Eric Say ’09 is now transferring his graphic design knowledge to students.
Lisa VandeKieft has been named South Dakota State University’s July Civil Service Employee of the Month. A reception honoring her will start at 3 p.m.
David L. Wright, who leads South Dakota State University’s Department of Agronomy, Horticulture and Plant Science, has announced Lisa Marotz ’89 as director of McCrory Gardens effective July 1.
Treating and preventing gastrointestinal disorders by developing probiotics and nutraceuticals that improve bacterial balance in the digestive tract is one of the goals of the new South Dakota Center for Biologics Research and Commercialization.
Use insect repellent and wear protective clothing when you’re outside in the evening—even when it doesn’t feel like mosquitoes are biting. Early predictions show that we’re on track for an above-average to average year for West Nile Virus in South Dakota.
Jacob Carlson, a junior aviation education student, hopes to become a pilot with the U.S. Air Force.
Eluned Jones, professor and head of South Dakota State University’s Department of Economics, has announced that Annaleena Parhankangas has been selected as the first-ever Milton Nies Endowed Chair