The Collegian

Freshmen move-in to residence halls

Freshmen move-in to residence halls

Andrew Rasmussen and J. Michael Bertsch

August 23, 2019

With just days before their first class, incoming freshmen began moving in Friday with a warm welcome from university leaders, athletes and volunteers.  Friday between 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m., incoming freshmen were greeted into their first college dorms. New Jackrabbits were greeted by a swarm of blue-s...

GrubHub replaces Tapingo

GrubHub replaces Tapingo

Trenton Abrego, Editor-In-Chief

August 16, 2019

Students will be ditching the Tapingo app this fall semester. The change comes from GrubHub's purchase of the application. According to an email sent by Doug Wermedal, associate vice president for Student Affairs, the functionality of the application won't change. "Users will still be able to preorder...

Monson gives testimony at June Board of Regents meeting

Monson gives testimony at June Board of Regents meeting

July 26, 2019

The South Dakota Board of Regents of Higher Education (SDBOR) met on the South Dakota State University campus Wednesday, June 26, and Thursday, June 27, 2019. The meeting included a public conversation about intellectual diversity, a topic that has been under discussion by the SDBOR and the South Da...

Stauff named Vice President for International Affairs

Stauff named Vice President for International Affairs

SDSU Office of Public Affairs

July 26, 2019

South Dakota State University Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Dennis Hedge has named Jon Stauff the university’s assistant vice president for international affairs following a national search. He will start at SDSU Aug. 22, pending approval by the South Dakota Board of Regents. “We...

Karla Trautman Named SDSU Extension Director

Karla Trautman Named SDSU Extension Director

Press Release, SDSU Office of Academic Affairs

July 22, 2019

Karla Trautman has been named the director of SDSU Extension at South Dakota State University. She has served as the interim director of SDSU Extension since 2016. “I am very excited about Karla accepting the permanent role as director of SDSU Extension following her very successful service as the...

South Dakota Art Museum director to retire after 20 years

South Dakota Art Museum director to retire after 20 years

Press Release, South Dakota State University Marketing and Communications

June 28, 2019

After 20 years serving as director of the South Dakota Art Museum, Lynn Verschoor will retire at the close of 2019. Her passion for art and love of people shines through the museum and her influence is sure to be felt long after she empties her office for the final time. “I hope I have created...

South Dakota State ranked No. 7 in Clinical Nurse Leader programs

South Dakota State ranked No. 7 in Clinical Nurse Leader programs

Press Release, South Dakota State University Marketing and Communications

June 26, 2019

The South Dakota State University College of Nursing was ranked No. 7 in RegisteredNursing.org’s list of 2019 Best Clinical Nurse Leader Programs. The ranking of CNL programs is a first for the firm. “Clinical nurse leaders are crucial health-care team members, overseeing processes to improve patient outcomes. For advanced registered nurses, the CNL role is something to aspire to if you feel the call to impact quality of care through assessment, management and leadership,” said Sally Worthington, outreach coordinator for RegisteredNursing.org. “Enrolling in the ...

Daum joins Portland’s summer league squad

Daum joins Portland’s summer league squad

Landon Dierks, Sports Editor

June 24, 2019

He didn’t hear his name called on draft night, but former South Dakota State men’s basketball standout Mike Daum will get his chance to make an NBA roster this summer. The 6-foot-9-inch forward from Kimball, Nebraska, has agreed to play in the NBA Summer League for the Portland Trail Blazers. Po...

Farber honored at National Student Advertising Competition

Farber honored at National Student Advertising Competition

University Marketing and Communications

June 13, 2019

BROOKINGS, S.D. - June 13, 2019 - The 2019 National Student Advertising Competition finals competition in Hollywood, Florida, June 6-7 was a memorable experience for South Dakota State University. While the team presentation did not earn a top three placement in the eight-university competition, Alexandra Farbe...

Together! Women’s Conference on its way to Brookings

Sponsored Content

April 26, 2019

An exciting event is coming to Brookings on June 6 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at McCrory Gardens. Women of SDSU, staff and students should mark their calendars for the We Got This … Together Women’s Conference featuring Amy Roloff from TLC's Little People Big World, Kat Perkins from NBC's The VOICE,...