VERMILLION, S.D. – Larry Zimmerman, Ph.D., a former faculty member who helped build the anthropology program and the archaeology lab during his 22 years at the University of South Dakota, will discuss the role of South Dakota in national and international developments in archaeology in a public lecture on Tuesday, March 26 at 4 p.m. in Farber Hall on the USD campus.
Vermillion, S.D. – The National Music Museum (NMM) will warm up the University of South Dakota’s Farber Hall with the sounds of the Caribbean Friday, March 15 at 7 p.m. The Minneapolis-based trio, The Maroons, will bring the energy and music of Jamaica and Trinidad – calypso and reggae, featuring the upbeat rhythms of the steel pan, conga drums, fonde, rhumba box, mbira, guitar and bass. The Maroons will also add an educational element to their show with multimedia imagery about the musical instruments common to Caribbean traditions.
VERMILLION, S.D. – Abby Beach, a junior music education major from Lennox, South Dakota, was selected by audition to be a vocal apprentice for the Berkshire Choral International Festival to be held June 23-30 in Boston.
VERMILLION, S.D. – The University of South Dakota has named Miller, South Dakota, native Neil Fulton, current federal public defender, South Dakota Bar Examiner and former chief of staff to then-Gov. Michael Rounds, Dean of the University of South Dakota School of Law. He will begin full-time this June.
VERMILLION, S.D. – The University of South Dakota Beacom School of Business will host USD alumna Andrea Thompson, under secretary of state for arms control and international security, at its upcoming Distinguished Speaker Series Thursday, March 14 at 5:30 p.m. at The Country Club of Sioux Falls.