E.g., 2018-06-25
Friday, June 1, 2018 - 3:30pm

Wolves on the Water

June 1-2, 2018

New Evarts Lodge - Walth Bay

Hosted by New Evarts Resort, Glenham, S.D., the Wolves on the Water (WOW) Walleye Tournament is the Wolves Club's largest athletic special event. Started in the mid 1980s to help raise funds for athletic scholarships, the WOW has grown to become one of the largest fishing tournaments on the Missouri River. The three-person tournament is limited to the first 140 teams and is held annually. Entry includes a rib-eye steak feed, 30 gun raffle, table raffles, calcutta and payouts to the top 25 places. The Wolves on the Water is open to all competitors. 

Registration and social hour begins at 3:30 p.m. Friday, with dinner at 4:30 p.m. Fishing begins at 8 a.m. Saturday. Click here for tournament information and registration

Saturday, June 9, 2018 - 11:00am

NSU Football Alumni Picnic

June 9, 2018

11 a.m.–1 p.m.

Melgaard Park northeast picnic shelter

Tuesday, August 28, 2018 - 3:00pm

This back-to-school celebration for NSU and Presentation College students is Aug. 28 in downtown Aberdeen.

Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 12:00pm

A Community Luncheon will be held at 12 p.m. on September 27 in the NSU Student Center Centennial Rooms

Friday, September 28, 2018 - 11:30am

The NSU Foundation will host the 50 Year Club Luncheon 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Friday, Sept. 28, 2018, in the NSU Student Center Centennial Rooms. For more information, contact

Friday, September 28, 2018 - 5:00pm

The Hall of Fame Banquet will be held at the Best Western Ramkota at 5 p.m. on September 28.

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 7:30pm

Angie Thomas, author of the No. 1 New York Times bestselling book “The Hate U Give,” will deliver Northern State University’s 2018 Common Read Lecture at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 14, in the Johnson Fine Arts Center. The event—Northern’s eighth annual Common Read Lecture—is free and open to the public.  The award-winning “The Hate U Give” has received starred reviews from eight literary journals and has been optioned by Fox 2000 and Temple Hill Production. It is available for purchase at the NSU Wolf Shoppe. Click here to learn more! 

Saturday, November 17, 2018 - 5:30pm

Northern State University's premier scholarship gala, Northern Night provides critical funding in support of student scholarships. Enjoy an evening featuring entertainment, silent and live auctions, a gourmet dinner and an opportunity to impact students' lives by supporting the scholarship program at Northern State University. Northern Night 208 will be held 5:30-11 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018, at the Dakota Event Center.

Saturday, January 5, 2019 - 8:00am

 The Northern State University School of Fine Arts will launch the first annual Friends of the Arts/NSU Young Artist Competition on Saturday, Jan. 5, 2019. The music performance competition will be open to juniors and seniors from high schools throughout South Dakota and surrounding states. Generous prizes will be offered for first, second and third place winners in four categories including piano, strings, voice and wind/percussion. Click here to read more information about the competition.