Stacy Kern, M.D., a 2014 graduate of the University of South Dakota Sanford School of Medicine, has been recognized as a national research award winner by the Society of Pediatric Research. Dr. Kern’s research addressed the impacts of maternal diabetes and fat intake on fetal health and the risk of cardiovascular disease in the developing offspring. Funding assistance for this research was provided by the University of South Dakota - Sanford School of Medicine and Sanford Research. Dr. Kern worked with a team of research scientists in the Children’s Health Research Center in Sioux Falls.
VERMILLION, S.D. – Teams from Yanton Middle School and Yankton High School won their respective divisions at the 31st South Dakota Science Olympiad State Tournament, hosted by the University of South Dakota on Saturday.
VERMILLION, S.D. – J.R. LaPlante, Sioux Falls attorney, will present the 2015 Joseph Harper Cash Memorial Lecture on Thursday, April 9, at 7 p.m. in Farber Hall on the campus of the University of South Dakota. The title of the presentation is “Exercising Tribal Sovereignty Through Intergovernmental Relations.”
VERMILLION, S.D. – Owen Dudley, an 8th grader at Vermillion Middle School, correctly spelled “nondescript” to win the 2015 South Dakota State Spelling Bee at the University of South Dakota on Saturday. He qualifies for the Scripps National Spelling Bee, which will be televised by ESPN from Washington, D.C., in May.
The University of South Dakota Department of Theatre presents Edward Albee’s Tony Award winning play The Goat or, Who is Sylvia? March 26-30 in the Arena Theatre of the Warren M. Lee Center for the Fine Arts.
More than 300 healthcare students from the University of South Dakota and South Dakota State University will gather at the University of South Dakota on Friday, March 20 for the fifth annual Disaster Training day.