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South Dakota State University to host nearly 130 employers at College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences Career Fair on Oct. 2

South Dakota State University will welcome nearly 130 employers to the annual College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences (CAFES) Career Fair on Oct. 2. The fair will take place in the University Student Union from 1:00 p.m.

SDSU botanist to analyze history of Russian thistle invasion

Assistant professor Maribeth Latvis of the Department of Natural Resource Management is part of a five-university team of scientists who will use historical plant collections to study the evolution of invasive species.

Seiber Leads Research Ethics Training for Health in Indigenous Communities (rETHICS) at SDSU

Michaela Seiber, research coordinator in the College of Pharmacy and Allied Health's Department of Allied and Population Health and 2016 Master of Public Health graduate, led a human subjects research ethics training at the University Student Union Sept. 18. Seiber teamed with the SDSU IRB and Sanford Research to host this free training.

SDSU biofilm center researchers focus on nitrogen-fixing bacteria

South Dakota State University faculty from four departments will work on improving the ability of nitrogen-fixing bacteria to colonize soybean roots through the South Dakota Biofilm Science and Engineering Center.

South Dakota Animal Disease Research and Diagnostic Laboratory Ribbon Cutting Held September 6

The South Dakota Animal Disease Research and Diagnostic Laboratory (ADRDL) held a ribbon cutting ceremony Sept. 6 on the South Dakota State University campus to celebrate the upcoming official opening of the new facility in November. “Today’s ribbon cutting represents a renewed commitment to the ongoing mission of this lab," said Larry Rhoden, South Dakota lieutenant governor.

Research Reconnaissance Trip to the NEA in Washington D.C.

Summer is a great time to work on scholarly research. Dr. Tofte had the opportunity to travel to Washington D.C. with three colleagues to meet with National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) staff. Members of the SDSU research delegation included Drs.

On Beyond Q: Brookings Green Stormwater Infrastructure Study

The Landscape Architecture Program at South Dakota State University recently won a nationally recognized grant from the California Landscape Architectural Student Scholarship Fund (CLASS Fund).  Grant funding was awarded to study appropriate policies and strategies for small rural cities to implement green stormwater infrastructure (GSI) practices into the landscape of existing built-out neighborh

Coastal Resiliency Planning and Design

Jeremiah Bergstrom, Instructor with the Landscape Architecture Program at SDSU, in collaboration with research colleagues at Rutgers University recently were awarded a National Fish and Wildlife Foundation National Coastal Resilience Grant to develop ecological resiliency strategies for landscapes and communities impacted by coastal storms.  The project builds on the research team’s previous work

SDSU researchers to study how cells recycle proteins

Through a four-year, nearly $1.14 million National Science Foundation grant, assistant professor Nicholas Butzin will lead a team of scientists to examine the cellular circuits that regulate the process through which proteins are produced, degraded and modified.

SDSU pharmacy student tabbed for national program

Chris Kotschevar, who is in his final year of study for his doctorate in pharmacy at South Dakota State University, has been selected as one of nine pharmacy students from around the nation to participate in a prestigious scholars program. Kotschevar, from Rochester, Minnesota, is the first SDSU student to be selected for the Pharmacy Quality Alliance-CVS Health Foundation Scholars Program. He c