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All Home Connections ranks SDSU No. 1 in state

South Dakota State University is the “Most Instagrammable” college campus in South Dakota, according to a report by All Home Connections. The AT&T online retail affiliate analyzed hashtag usage data to crown the Instagram champion of each state.

Dunn to speak at WIN in Workforce Summit

South Dakota State University President Barry Dunn is one of the speakers at the upcoming WIN in Workforce Summit, held Aug. 22 at the Sioux Falls Convention Center. The Sioux Falls Development Foundation hosts the annual talent and workforce conference.

Graduate student receives scholarship from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

Jenna Christianson ‘19 had already decided to return to South Dakota State University for a graduate dietetic internship when news came that she was awarded a national scholarship. The highly competitive scholarship, which is based on her undergraduate academic performance and leadership potential within her field of study, was awarded native by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, the world’s

Duty calls

Jerrod Fedorchik, a 20-year-old cadet in the U.S. Army ROTC program at South Dakota State University, was 20 minutes from Amsterdam when a call went out that someone with medical training was needed in the back of the plane. Fedorchik, who will be a junior this fall, had the training and offered his services. He found a 19-year-old female Kuwaiti national unconscious in the bathroom.

University Police Department to hold active threat training event

The South Dakota State University Police Department will hold its active threat training Aug. 7 in the Avera Health and Science Center on campus.   The training is scheduled to run from 5 to 11 p.m.

South Dakota State University expands services at the Community College for Sioux Falls

Two South Dakota State University employees will be based at the Community College for Sioux Falls.

Campus gets caffeinated

Starbucks, connected to the Southeast University Neighborhood Apartments, is set to have a ribbon-cutting ceremony with the Brookings Area Chamber of Commerce August 7 at 10 a.m.  The store serves not just campus, but the Brookings community as well. Located near Seventh Street and Jackrabbit Avenue, the 2,500-square-foot, full-menu store is set to be open year-round.

Publication ranks Jerome J. Lohr College of Engineering among nation's leaders

South Dakota State University’s Jerome J. Lohr College of Engineering ranked among the nation’s leaders in the American Society for Engineering Education profiles book for 2018. The college ranked 10th nationally in engineering technology degrees awarded with 79 among the 133 reporting institutions.

King receives Summit League Female Scholar-Athlete of the Year Award

South Dakota State University's Rachel King was awarded the 2018-19 Summit League Female Scholar-Athlete of the Year Award for her outstanding academic achievements, athletic achievements, attitude and leadership throughout the 2018-19 school year. The Scholar-Athlete of the Year Award is the most prestigious accolade The Summit League bestows each year and is determined by a vote of the league’s

Stauff Named Assistant Vice President for International Affairs

South Dakota State University Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Dennis Hedge has named Jon Stauff the university’s assistant vice president for international affairs following a national search. He will start at SDSU Aug. 22. “We are very excited to have Dr. Stauff join the SDSU family and lead this vitally important office at our university,” Hedge said.