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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.

Vollan to deliver kickoff lecture on U.S. women's suffrage centennial

The upcoming annual Dr. April Brooks Women of Distinction and Ally Awards are part of a daylong celebration of the centennial of U.S. women’s suffrage at South Dakota State University, in honor of Women’s History Month. The SDSU women, gender and sexuality studies program is hosting the day of programming. The event will be March 17 in the University Student Union’s Lewis and Clark Room (262).

PRT announces schedule for 50th season

Prairie Repertory Theatre’s 50th season celebrates a half-century of outstanding entertainment and training for young theater artists. The 2020 season will only be performed in the Oscar Larson Performing Arts Center proscenium theater on the campus of South Dakota State University.

Hendricks wins award for costume design excellence

South Dakota State University student Mary Hendricks won the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival Region 5 Award for costume design excellence and will travel to Washington, D.C., in April to display her work. Hendricks, a theater major from Sioux Falls, was honored for her work in State University Theatre’s production of “Hedda Gabler.” She also had designs selected for the regional

SDSU Wind Symphony to perform Feb. 14

The South Dakota State University Wind Symphony will continue its 2019-2020 season with a performance at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 14 in the Oscar Larson Performing Arts Center’s Larson Memorial Concert Hall.

Vintage postcards featured in "Pictures of Nursing" traveling exhibit at Briggs Library

Briggs Library is welcoming the National Library of Medicine’s traveling exhibition Pictures of Nursing: The Zwerdling Postcard Collection this spring. The exhibit explores a unique archive of 2,588 postcards that feature nurses and the nursing profession from around the world, investigating the hold these images exert on the public imagination—then and now.

SDSU’s School of Performing Arts hosting Linthicum-Blackhorse as composer-in-residence

Texas-based composer William Linthicum-Blackhorse will serve as a composer-in-residence for the South Dakota State University School of Performing Arts Feb. 10-14. While at SDSU, Linthicum-Blackhorse will speak to faculty, administrators and student groups in music, physics and engineering.

South Dakota State to host S.D In-Service Music Conference

Music educators from around the state will gather for three days of concerts, workshops and training during the South Dakota In-Service Music Conference, hosted by South Dakota State University Feb. 13-15. Evening concerts held Feb.

Offutt Brass coming to SDSU

The Offutt Brass will perform Feb. 6 in the Oscar Larson Performing Arts Center's Larson Memorial Concert Hall on the South Dakota State University campus. Free tickets are available at The Brookings Register or at the Brookings' Hy-Vee customer service counter for the 7:30 p.m.

Verschoor honored with day, two pieces

Two new permanent pieces to the South Dakota Art Museum were unveiled and Dec.