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Daniel Engebretson, headshot

VERMILLION, S.D. – Daniel Engebretson, Ph.D., was named the vice president for research and sponsored programs for the University of South Dakota in December. In his new role, Engebretson looks forward to expanding the number of research disciplines that will directly affect South Dakota’s economy.

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Brooklyn DeVries in front of a castle with arms up high in a pose.

VERMILLION, S.D. – University of South Dakota junior Brooklyn DeVries received a Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship to study in Luneberg, Germany.

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Drone photo of Old Main with a sunset in the background.

VERMILLION, S.D. – More than 2,300 students at the University of South Dakota are being honored for their high achievement during the Fall 2019 semester with the release of the Dean’s List and Academic Honors.

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Khosrow Rezvani, headshot in his lab

VERMILLION, S.D. – Dr. Khosrow Rezvani, an associate professor for the University of South Dakota’s Division of Basic Biomedical Sciences, and a team of researchers have invented a new technology that will treat patients diagnosed with an advanced stage of colorectal cancer (CRC).

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The rendering of the new LifeScape building at the USD Discovery District.

VERMILLION, S.D. – LifeScape has selected the USD Discovery District for its future hospital, school and rehabilitation center, officials announced Thursday.

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Old Main on the University of South Dakota campus

VERMILLION, S.D. – The John T. Vucurevich Foundation board of directors has approved a grant that will award $120,000 to the University of South Dakota Foundation. The grant will benefit the USD Rapid City Nursing Program, with $60,000 to be awarded during both the 2020-2021 school year and 2021-2022 school year to enrolled nursing students. Each scholarship awarded will be between $1,000 and $2,000 per semester.

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