The Collegian

Security operations center launched on campus

Security operations center launched on campus

University Marketing and Communications

January 11, 2019


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Facing more than 20 million cyberattacks each day, South Dakota State University’s Division of Technology and Security and other South Dakota Board of Regents institutions are under constant stress. That cyberattack total does not include spam or phishing emails, which exceeded 1.4 million in the first...

Fishback family offers $3.5 million challenge to support Honors College

Fishback family offers $3.5 million challenge to support Honors College

University Marketing and Communications

January 11, 2019


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Van and Barbara Fishback, longtime benefactors of South Dakota State University and namesakes of the university’s Honors College, made public Monday a $3.5 million challenge match. It is the single-largest challenge match ever issued at SDSU. When achieved, the Van D. and Barbara B. Fishback Honors...

Bev Warne wins Spirit of Dakota Award

Bev Warne wins Spirit of Dakota Award

October 11, 2018


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UNIVERSITY MARKETING AND COMMUNICATIONS Bev Warne of Rapid City is credited with transforming health care throughout her 50-plus years of service, providing a voice for diversity and support to American Indian nursing students across the globe. Those accomplishments allowed her to win the Spirit o...

Two students awarded Kranz scholarships

Two students awarded Kranz scholarships

July 17, 2018


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Two South Dakota journalism students have been selected to receive the David Kranz-Argus Leader Journalism Scholarships for the 2018-2019 school year. Laura Butterbrodt, a senior journalism major from Granite Falls, Minn., will receive a $2,500 scholarship. Dylan Monson, a senior broadcast journal...

Summer Scholars Program to be held in July

Summer Scholars Program to be held in July

Brianna Schreurs

May 8, 2018


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UNIVERSITY MARKETING AND COMMUNICATIONS The 2018 Summer Scholars Program, where academically talented high school students can experience South Dakota State University for one week, is being held July 9-13. Attendees, who can choose an academic area to study in and learn from SDSU faculty, will li...

Aviation program to visit Cheyenne River Indian Reservation

Aviation program to visit Cheyenne River Indian Reservation

Brianna Schreurs

May 8, 2018


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A friend got C.J. Lamb into aviation. He’s hoping to repay the favor by helping South Dakota State University’s aviation program train the next generation of pilots. Lamb, a senior from Spearfish, and the program do various outreach events to expose students to the skies. “I feel like I’m...

Patel named State’s first AFA NIET All-American

Patel named State’s first AFA NIET All-American

April 20, 2018


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UNIVERSITY MARKETING AND COMMUNICATIONS BROOKINGS, S.D. - April 20, 2018 - Viraj Patel has come a long way from his first forensics tournament as a timid college freshman. However, some of those same emotions came to the surface after his most recent honor, being named an American Forensic Assoc...

Diekhoff wins 2018 First Dakota National Bank New Venture Competition

Diekhoff wins 2018 First Dakota National Bank New Venture Competition

April 20, 2018


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UNIVERSITY MARKETING AND COMMUNICATIONS South Dakota State University sophomore Laurel Diekhoff came away with the top honors at the 2018 First Dakota National Bank New Venture Competition, announced Thursday afternoon at the Brookings Innovation Center at the Research Park at South Dakota State Uni...

Undisputed national champs: SDSU bike builders race to another victory

Undisputed national champs:  SDSU bike builders race to another victory

April 19, 2018


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UNIVERSITY MARKETING AND COMMUNICATIONS BROOKINGS, S.D. — April 18, 2018 — Competing in the shadow of Penn State’s Beaver Stadium, a group of SDSU mechanical engineering students won top honors among 44 entries April 15. South Dakota State University’s Human Powered Vehicle team edged the...

GOBankingRates lists SDSU as best college in South Dakota

GOBankingRates lists SDSU as best college in South Dakota

April 19, 2018


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UNIVERSITY MARKETING AND COMMUNICATIONS South Dakota State University was listed as the best college in South Dakota that costs less than $20,000 a year, according to a report from GOBankingRates. After reviewing U.S. News’ 2018 Best Colleges for National Universities list to determine the hi...

Five South Dakota State journalism alums to be recognized

Five South Dakota State journalism alums to be recognized

April 5, 2018


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UNIVERSITY MARKETING AND COMMUNICATIONS BROOKINGS, S.D. - April 4, 2018 - The South Dakota State University Department of Journalism and Mass Communication will honor graduates as distinguished alumni during its annual awards banquet April 18 at the Days Inn. The evening also honors award and schola...

Five receive 2018 April Brooks Woman of Distinction Awards

Five receive 2018 April Brooks Woman of Distinction Awards

March 23, 2018


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The 2018 April Brooks Woman of Distinction Awards went to five women who have made an impact on campus in many ways. They were announced Thursday afternoon at the annual tea and award presentation that was held in the University Student Union’s Campanile/Hobo Day Gallery. They were: Jane Mort, administration;...