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The College Tour


South Dakota State University is featured in season four of The College Tour, a series available on Amazon Prime and other streaming services. Hosted by Emmy-nominated reality TV star Alex Boylan, the 30-minute episode showcases what life is like at SDState through the eyes of Jackrabbits.





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Featured Students and Faculty

Campus and Community Life

Sam Rabenberg
Exercise Science (Pre-Physical Therapy), Junior
Hometown: Wabasso, Minnesota

Fine Arts Hub of the Midwest

Lex Kuske
Exercise Science, Junior
Hometown: Rapid City, South Dakota

Undergraduate Research Experience

Erin Denevan
Human Biology, Junior
Hometown: Sioux Falls, South Dakota

The Pride of the Dakotas Marching Band

Dr. Kevin Kessler
Director of Athletic Bands
Hometown: Brookings, South Dakota

Jerome J. Lohr College of Engineering

Maryam Mihandoust
Civil Engineering, Graduate Student
Hometown: Tabriz, Iran

The Home of Cookies and Cream Ice Cream

April Hamilton
Agricultural Leadership, Senior
Hometown: Hitchcock, South Dakota

Leading the Nation in Precision Agriculture

Parker Aase
Precision Agriculture, Senior
Hometown: Owatonna, Minnesota

Preparing You for a Career in Business

Matthias Kunerth
Masters of Economics, Graduate Student
Hometown: Fulda, Minnesota


Impacting and Changing Communities

Carolyn Blaha
Nursing, Senior
Hometown: Dante, South Dakota

Your Path to the Big Leagues

Pierre Lear
Sport and Recreation Management, Junior
Hometown: Watertown, South Dakota