Jackrabbit Previews are group programs designed for high school students and their families to explore SDSU and to meet other students who are considering us, too. The program is offered on most Fridays during the school year and Easter Monday.
You’ll learn about academic programs, student activities, financial aid, housing and other aspects of college life at State. The program also includes a campus tour as well as academic appointments with department representatives from your chosen field(s) of study.
Take a moment and enjoy the summer night with a stargazing adventure! With power telescopes to view Saturn and the stars above, you'll join the long history of stargazers like Hans Lippershey and Galileo Galilei. Free event for all ages.
Wednesday, July 10th, at 10pm-11pm* at the Ben Reifel south parking lot.
Donuts, flowers, coffee, exercise and more are going to be at the first Jacks’ Farmers Market, Wednesday from 3-6 p.m.
Over 20 confirmed vendors are set to be at the farmers market, being held south of the SDSU Wellness Center, north of the University Student Union pay lot. A combination of Brookings Farmers Market and SDState vendors are going to be a part of the event.
Here is a list of vendors:
From the Brookings Farmers Market:
Earth as Art exhibit, developed by the University of Louisiana at Lafayette (UL Lafayette) Regional Application Center (RAC), will be on display at the Brookings Public Library June 15, 2019 - July 22, 2019. The Earth as Art gallery features remarkable images of the surface of the Earth that have been captured by remote sensing devices aboard Landsat and other satellites operated by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).
The Honors College Visit Day at SDSU is a program designed specifically for high school juniors and seniors who have excelled as both students and student leaders throughout high school.
During the program, students and their families will have the opportunity to get to know SDSU and our Honors College and find out why both might just be the perfect fit.
Students eligible for Honors College have a minimum ACT of 27 or rank in the top 10 percent of their high school class.
Yellow & Blue Discovery Day is a free Saturday event designed to give students a closer look at an academic program they are interested in while learning more about South Dakota State. This program is ideal for high school juniors exploring their academic options and seniors finalizing their college plans.
The state competition will be held at the SDSU Student Union in Brookings, SD.
Starting as a symbolic lights out event in Sydney in 2007, Earth Hour is now the world’s largest grassroots movement for the environment, inspiring millions of people to take action for our planet and nature.
Join us March 30, 2019 from 8-9PM in the Briggs Library basement and take part in Earth Hour 2019. Play glow-in-the-dark games and learn about the environment and sustainability practices through fun activities, booths, and talks. Sign up for a chance to win a succulent plant, solar panel, and reusable ware package.
Plans for the annual GEMS (Girls: Engineering, Mathematics & Science) workshop, an all-day event for eighth-grade girls with interests in science or engineering, are in place at South Dakota State University.
Sponsored by the Jerome J. Lohr College of Engineering, the March 23 workshop in Crothers Engineering Hall features three hands-on sessions and a panel presentation by South Dakota State students and industry professionals discussing their academic and professional experiences.
Come and learn about South Dakota State University graduate and undergraduate nursing programs, including our new Postgraduate Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Certificate, and speak with current students and faculty. There are two sessions, you are welcome to attend either:
The Region 2 competition will be held at Northern State University in Aberdeen, SD from 8 AM – 1 PM.
The Region 4 competition will be held at the Harding County School in Buffalo, SD from 9 AM – 3 PM MT.
The Region 3 competition will be held at the Georgia Morse Middle School in Pierre, SD. Project set up runs from 7-9 AM and the contest ends at 3 PM.
The Region 1 competition will be held at the Old Courthouse Museum in Sioux Falls, SD.
South Dakota State University is participating in a consortium of leading universities in the region to assess the status of students’ mental health. Student responses to the survey will help shape services and programs to provide behavioral health support for students and ultimately improve student success and graduation rates.
On Feb. 18, 4,000 students will be selected at random. Students selected will receive an e-mail to participate. Students that respond will earn an Amazon gift certificate, and a place in a drawing for a bigger prize.