Skip to main content
Close Search


SDSU alumnus to attend Harvard Law School

SDSU alumnus Connor Haaland of Rapid City will be attending Harvard Law School this fall.

Agricultural business student selected for Farm Foundation Cultivators program

Matthias Kunerth, a senior agricultural business major from Brewster, Minnesota, has been selected as a 2020 Farm Foundation Cultivator.

Electrical engineering / New department head not new to SDSU

When India native Siddharth “Sid” Suryanarayanan stepped into Crothers Engineering Hall at South Dakota State University for a job interview in late 2019, the electrical engineering researcher and educator felt he was on familiar ground. He has been connected to campus for several years thanks to collaborative research with assistant professor Timothy Hansen and associate professor Reinaldo Tonko

Ph.D. in mechanical engineering to start in August

A doctor of philosophy in mechanical engineering degree has been in the works for some time at South Dakota State University’s Jerome J. Lohr College of Engineering.

Construction finished with American Indian Student Center

Construction is complete on South Dakota State University’s American Indian Student Center. The center, which has more than 12,000 square feet, is located on the north end of the Rotunda Green in the area between Abbott Hall and Harding Hall. “The new and improved AISC is great for all Indigenous youth because it makes students feel a part of a community, sort of like a home away from home.

Metabolites may be key to colorectal cancer prevention

Associate pharmaceutical sciences professor Jayarama Gunaje proposes that compounds produced when the body breaks down, or metabolizes, aspirin, and flavonoids present in fruits and vegetables may contribute to colorectal cancer prevention.

Pipestone National Monument and SDSU Renew Partnership Agreement

PIPESTONE, Minnesota - The National Park Service is pleased to announce a renewed agreement between Pipestone National Monument in Pipestone, Minnesota, and South Dakota State University in Brookings, South Dakota, is in place for five more years. The Memorandum of Understanding between the two institutions was signed March 30, 2020.

Kattelmann to retire from SDSU after leading facilities and services for 18 years

Dean Kattelmann, associate vice president for facilities and services, announced his retirement from South Dakota State University today after 18 years leading the unit. Kattelmann’s retirement will be effective July 21. “It has been an honor to serve South Dakota State University for nearly two decades, but the time is right for me to begin the next chapter in my life,” Kattelmann said.

New satellite data to improve burning emissions model

Professor Xiaoyang Zhang will improve the accuracy of the global biomass burning emissions model through a new three-year, $310,000 grant from the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration.

SDSU offers degrees in respiratory care

South Dakota State University’s College of Pharmacy and Allied Health Professions is the new home for the respiratory care program.