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RAWC Lab's Tim Paris Named Barry Goldwater Scholar

Congratulation to Timothy Paris for being named South Dakota's Barry Goldwater Scholar! 

Paris becomes State’s 11th Goldwater Scholar

South Dakota State University student Timothy Paris was named one of 396 students to receive a scholarship from the Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation Friday.

SDSU launches dual credit scholarships, including one for low-income students

South Dakota State University President Barry Dunn announced today two dual credit scholarships for high school juniors and seniors in South Dakota, including one for low-income students. The Jackrabbit Access College Early Scholarship will be available to qualified high school juniors and seniors from low-income families.

U.S. News & World Report ranks 3 SDSU online graduate programs

South Dakota State University had three online graduate programs ranked following a survey of online graduate programs by U.S. News & World Report. U.S. News only surveys programs housed in regionally accredited institutions whose programs are offered mostly or entirely online. SDSU’s following programs were ranked: No. 70 (tie) in Best Online Master's in Engineering Programs; No.

2020 Common Read unveiled

Rebecca Bott-Knutson, dean of South Dakota State University’s Van D. and Barbara B. Fishback Honors College, revealed Wednesday “There, There” is the 2020 Common Read selection. “There, There” is the first book by Tommy Orange, an enrolled member of the Cheyenne and Arapahoe tribes of Oklahoma.

SDSU moves classes online for remainder of the spring semester in response to COVID-19

South Dakota State University will move its spring semester classes online for the remainder of the semester following Gov. Kristi Noem’s news conference today in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Animal science students present research, participate in educational contests at American Society of Animal Science meetings

South Dakota State University students in the Animal Science Department presented research and competed in the academic quadrathlon at the American Society of Animal Science Midwest Section meetings in Omaha, Nebraska, March 2-4. Madison Kovarna, a junior animal science major from Merrill, Iowa, won her division in the Undergraduate Research Poster Competition.

Three SDSU students awarded national pork industry scholarships

Three South Dakota State University students are among only 10 college students selected nationwide by the National Pork Producers Council to receive 2020 Lois Britt Memorial Pork Industry Scholarships.

2020 NHD in SD State Contest Update - We're Going Virtual!

Hello, NHD in SD!  Due to concerns about COVID-19, the decision was made earlier this month to move our 2020 NHD in SD State Contest to a virtual contest.  Now that we have had a bit more time to set up some processes and deadlines, we are ready to let you know some more information to prepare for the contest.  This information was shared with all NHD teachers and all students from Region 1 and 3

Jackrabbits perform in 2020 North-Central Intercollegiate Honor Band

Three South Dakota State University students were among 91 students from 31 schools around the Midwest and southern Canada that performed in the 2020 North-Central Intercollegiate Honor Band Feb.