From molecules to landscapes, the study of life is wide-ranging and important to today's world.
VERMILLION, S.D. -- The South Dakota chapter of The Wildlife Society has named Erica Mize, a University of South Dakota student, its Outstanding Ph.D. Wildlife Student of the Year.
VERMILLION, S.D. -- When you study the habits of nocturnal birds that nest on gravel patches during a few months each summer, you head to where they often make their temporary home—the flat rooftops of institutional buildings. That’s just where University of South Dakota biology graduate student Gretchen Newberry went this June and July when she set out to research the Common Nighthawk.
VERMILLION, S.D. -- Jacob Kerby and David Holdhusen have been named the recipients of the 2014 Belbas-Larson Awards for Excellence in Teaching at the University of South Dakota. Both gentlemen will be honored at the 127th Spring Commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 10 at the Dakota Dome. The Belbas-Larson Awards for Excellence in Teaching is the highest honor USD bestows upon its educators and includes a $5,000 tribute to each recipient, a framed certificate commemorating their accomplishment and a commemorative medal.