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Carter Linke headshot

VERMILLION, S.D. – Carter Linke, a sophomore political science and media and journalism major, received a Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship to study in Germany at the Free University of Berlin.

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Ross Oyler atop the Ala-Too mountain range. He is bundled up and smiling at the camera.

VERMILLION, S.D. – Ross Oyler, a recent graduate of the University of South Dakota, has received a Fulbright U.S. Student Program award for an English Teaching Assistantship for the 2021-2022 academic year from the U.S. Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board.

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Unite for USD Feb. 18-19, 2021 logo with the Legacy statue

VERMILLION, S.D. – The University of South Dakota will host its third annual Unite for USD giving day on Thursday, Feb. 18 at 10:58 a.m.  

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Rachel Rucker wearing a white coat in a lab. Lab materials are around her and she is wearing safety glasses.

VERMILLION, S.D. – Rachel Rucker, a junior neuroscience and chemistry double major student at the University of South Dakota, has been named a 2020 Harvard University Amgen Scholar.

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Joshua Arens at the University of Oxford in the United Kingdom.

VERMILLION, S.D. – Joshua Arens, a 2017 summa cum laude graduate with a bachelor’s degree in chemistry from the University of South Dakota, visited the Vermillion campus on Wednesday, Sept. 11, to discuss national scholarship opportunities with current students.

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Rachel Rucker and Clara Kirkvold headshot.

VERMILLION, S.D. – Two students in the College of Arts & Science at the University of South Dakota have been awarded a national Goldwater Scholarship for next year. Rachel Rucker is a sophomore majoring in chemistry and medical biology, and Clara Kirkvold is a junior majoring in chemistry. Rucker and Kirkvold are both students in the Honors Program.

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