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VERMILLION, S.D. -- USD will compete this spring in the American Advertising Federation’s National Student Advertising Competition (NSAC) for the first time since 1997. Students from USD’s College of Arts & Sciences and Beacom School of Business are working together to help market the Dr. Pepper Snapple Group.

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Image Sheilynda Stewart

VERMILLION, S.D. -- Students who come to college academically prepared or who receive help like tutoring when they arrive are much more likely to stay in school beyond their freshman year than students required to complete remedial coursework, a University of South Dakota researcher concluded in a co-written article that earned a national honor.

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VERMILLION, S.D. -- Renaissance music concerts, school tours, movie screening, teachers’ workshop and a symposium about Shakespeare’s impact on South Dakota are among the events planned in conjunction with the National Music Museum’s upcoming exhibition of the 1623 first printed collection of Shakespeare’s plays.

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SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -- The University of South Dakota Chamber Singers and Concert Choir have been selected to present concerts on the American Choral Directors Association North Central Conference Feb. 18-20 at the Washington Pavilion in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, one of only five collegiate choirs in the six-state region chosen by audition for a featured performance at the conference.

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Garrett Braeden

VERMILLION, S.D. — A University of South Dakota theatre major has been accepted into this summer’s session of the Open Jar Institute, New York City’s most Broadway-integrated actor training program.

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VERMILLION, S.D. -- The University of South Dakota Theatre Department starts off the spring season with a play that is sure to have audiences talking. Irish playwright Martin McDonaugh, author of The Cripple of Inishmaan and The Lieutenant of Inishmore, has written another play that is provocative and captivating. The Pillowman performs Feb. 18-22 and contains adult themes and content.

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