The Center for Disabilities at the University of South Dakota has been sharing information about Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) ahead of International FASD Awareness Day, Tuesday, Sept. 9, when bells will ring in every time zone worldwide at 9:09 a.m. as a reminder of the dangers of consuming alcohol during pregnancy and the plight of people and families who struggle with FASD.
Becca Jordre, associate professor in the University of South Dakota's Department of Physical Therapy, is the recipient of the 2015 Faculty Research Achievement Award by the School of Health Sciences.
Philanthropist T. Denny Sanford and USD School of Education Dean Donald Easton-Brooks spoke Tuesday to Sioux Falls teachers who are part of a national effort involving the University of South Dakota and other colleges to disseminate research-based programs aimed at student learning and social and emotional development.
University of South Dakota students returned to campus this week knowing not just their class schedule for the fall but also next spring. A yearlong registration implemented in March is among several academic changes taking effect this semester that also include new academic majors and a bookstore loan program.