Nick Kennedy, a junior double majoring in Native American Studies and History at the University of South Dakota, is among the inaugural cohort of the Voyager Scholarship.
The University of South Dakota is now offering new programs that will allow South Dakota’s sociology students the opportunity to earn an accelerated Master of Social Work degree online or in Sioux Falls from USD.
The University of South Dakota’s Political Science League and the Gamma Nu chapter of Pi Sigma Alpha, the national political science honor society, will host Amity Shlaes, a New York Times bestselling author who focuses on 20th century politics and economics, Nov. 14 on USD’s campus in Vermillion. The events associated with her visit are free and open to the public.
Amanda Hendrix-Komoto, Ph.D., assistant professor of history at Montana State University, will deliver the annual Schell History Lecture hosted by the University of South Dakota’s Department of History on Nov. 1 at 7 p.m. The event will take place in Farber Hall, located in Old Main on USD’s campus, and is free and open to the public, with light refreshments beginning at 6:30 p.m.
The Mickelson family has been selected as the 2022 Coyote Legacy Family of the Year in honor of the many generations who have attended the University of South Dakota and the contributions they have made to the university and the state.
A University of South Dakota nuclear physics group and colleagues reported multiple physics results through studies conducted through the MAJORANA DEMONSTRATOR experiment at the Sanford Underground Research Facility in Lead, South Dakota.
The University of South Dakota was nominated for a 2022 Upper Midwest Regional Emmy in the Commercial category for their “University of South Dakota 2022 Brand Spot” video. This is their second Emmy nomination, following a nomination in 2020.
Summary: The University of South Dakota Women, Gender & Sexuality Studies Program is hosting an event titled “SD After Roe: A conversation with experts in law, policy and health care” to discuss the status of reproductive healthcare in South Dakota. The event will be held on Sept. 8 at 7 p.m. in Farber Hall, located inside Old Main.
Summary: The University of South Dakota’s “Brown Bag Lunch Research Presentations” gives faculty, staff, students, community members and the general public the opportunity to enjoy lunch and explore cutting-edge research with the university’s leading researchers.
Summary: The University of South Dakota is honoring four alumni for their professional achievements and contributions to the university, their communities and South Dakota Oct. 21 during the 2022 Unleash Your Legacy reception.
Summary: Three University of South Dakota graduate students, led by Jing Liu Ph.D., associate professor in the Department of Physics, will attend the Defense TechConnect Innovation Summit Sept. 27-29 in National Harbor, Maryland.