South Dakota State University President Barry Dunn announced today Laura Dirks will serve as the university’s public health specialist, a new position that will play a critical role in helping the university operate during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Dirks will be responsible for working with SDSU and Brookings community leadership to create, implement and communicate systems and strategies to monitor
The second woman in the world to be hired into a range science faculty position, Patricia Johnson served as an essential educator and impactful researcher at South Dakota State University for 33 years.
“Pat has been a trailblazer and a role model for women in her discipline throughout her career,” said Dr.
South Dakota State University’s Jackrabbit Central location in downtown Brookings will open Thursday. The store is scheduled to be open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. The store will be open for high-risk customers from 10-11 a.m. each day.
The store will be limited to 10 customers.
South Dakota State University will begin its fall semester Aug. 19 and complete on-campus instruction by Thanksgiving, according to a decision by the South Dakota Board of Regents. Semester finals will be conducted remotely Dec. 2-4 and Dec.
South Dakota State University Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Dennis Hedge announced today that Dan Hansen will serve as the interim dean of SDSU’s College of Pharmacy and Allied Health Professions. Hansen will replace Jane Mort, who is retiring this month.
The South Dakota State University Livestock Judging Team will host a three-week exclusive youth reasons training and livestock judging webinar. The webinars will include an overview of livestock selection and evaluation for cattle, hogs, sheep and goats. There will be multiple sessions that cover everything from the basics to specifics for reasons, questions and contest preparations.
The Doner Auditorium digital preservation project is moving forward, thanks to a South Dakota Humanities Council grant.
The Archives & Special Collections launched this project in the summer of 2019 in an effort to preserve and promote unique SDSU theater history.