The Collegian

Five minutes with Ellen Keena

Five minutes with Ellen Keena

Haley Halvorson

August 29, 2018

Ellen Keena is a senior graphic design major from Sioux Falls. She has worked at BluePrint Design and Print Center as a designer for three years.  Q: What is your day-to-day like working for BluePrint as a designer? A: You start out with a project and come in contact with the client when you fir...

Five minutes with Frank Robertson

Five minutes with Frank Robertson

Lauren Franken

August 22, 2018

Frank Robertson is a second-year instructor at the School of Communication and Journalism. He grew up in the Brookings community, where his mother, Velva Lu Spencer attended SDSU and later went on to work for as the Native American student adviser. Robertson has worked primarily as a photojournalist, ...

Five Minutes with Lowell Haag

Five Minutes with Lowell Haag

Brianna Schreurs

April 25, 2018

Lowell Haag, is the coordinator of the Yeager Media Center at South Dakota State University. The “Five minutes with” series focuses on an SDSU faculty, student or member of the Brookings community. Q: What do you do for your job? A: As I work for an enterprise service center, the role changes on a dail...

Five Minutes with Jesse Davis

Five Minutes with Jesse Davis

Jacqueline Wolles

April 11, 2018

The “Five minutes with” series focuses on an SDSU faculty, student or member of the Brookings community. The interviewer spends five minutes speaking with a person to learn their specialty or something they are passionate about. Q: How did you get started in the restaurant business? A: My first e...

Five Minutes with Dr. Graham Wrightson

Five Minutes with Dr. Graham Wrightson

Hunter Dunteman

April 4, 2018

The “Five minutes with” series focuses on an SDSU faculty, student or member of the Brookings community. The interviewer spends five minutes speaking with a person to learn their specialty or something they are passionate about. Q: Do you think that teaching hands-on is the best method? A: I ...

Five Minutes with Donna Behrend

Five Minutes with Donna Behrend

Lauren Franken

March 21, 2018

The “Five minutes with” series focuses on an SDSU faculty, student or member of the Brookings community. The interviewer spends five minutes speaking with a person to learn their specialty or something they are passionate about. Q: Did you always plan on owning a coffee shop? A: No. I worked for Starbuck...

Five Minutes with Anna DeGraff

Five Minutes with Anna DeGraff

Kyrin Wahlmeier

February 28, 2018

The “Five minutes with” series focuses on an SDSU faculty, student or member of the Brookings community. The interviewer spends five minutes speaking with a person to learn their specialty or something they are passionate about. Q: What’s something you wish you’d known earlier? A: I wish I had known that w...

Five minutes with Kyle Grubbs

Five minutes with Kyle Grubbs

Jacqueline Wolles

February 14, 2018

The “Five minutes with” series focuses on an SDSU faculty, student or member of the Brookings community. What can students expect to learn in your introduction to meats class? We mostly focus on, what is meat science, what is meat, and how they can be better consumers, and also understand ...

Five Minutes With Jeff Holm

Five Minutes With Jeff Holm

Natalie Ohnsorg

February 7, 2018

The “Five minutes with” series focuses on an SDSU faculty, student or member of the Brookings community. The interviewer spends five minutes speaking with a person to learn their specialty or something they are passionate about. Jeff Holm is the Director of Athletic Facilities. His job is to ke...

Five minutes with Christine Stewart

Five minutes with Christine Stewart

McKenna Mathiesen

January 17, 2018

Christine Stewart is an English professor at South Dakota State University, novelist and poet. She lives in Brookings with her two children and her husband, who is also a professor at SDSU. What is a day like in your daily life being a professor, author and mother? I live two blocks from campus so t...