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Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 4:00pm

This spring at Northern State University, “A Writer Reads” will feature readings by three visiting writers. On Tuesday, Feb. 20, Steven Wingate, a professor of English at South Dakota State University, will present on digital storytelling. The event will take place in the Williams Library Round Room from 4 to 4:45 p.m. Wingate’s books will be available for sale at his reading, and he will be happy to sign them. “A Writer Reads” events are sponsored by funding from the South Dakota Humanities Council. For more information, contact NSU English Professor Dr. Pen Pearson at For more information, click here.

Tuesday, March 13, 2018 - 2:30pm

The Primrose Arts and Lecture Series, a community arts and lecture series featuring an array of interdisciplinary topics and music performances, presents “It’s never too late to exercise” with Dr. Greg Cantrell, assistant professor of human performance. The event, which is free and open to the public, will take place 2:30-3:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 13, at Primrose Retirement Community, 1701 Third Ave. S.E. For more information, contact the NSU School of Fine Arts ( at 605-626-2497.

Sunday, March 18, 2018 - 3:00pm

NSU Bands Spring Concert, “Celebration of Women Composers,” featuring music of Julie Giroux, Anne McGinty, Jody Blackshaw, and Cindy McTee

Wednesday, March 21, 2018 - 7:30am

The fourth annual Lamont-Rhodes Lecture Series presents Eric Snodgrass, director of atmospheric sciences at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign,  7:30-10 a.m. Wednesday, March 21, in the NSU Johnson Fine Arts Center. A breakfast buffet will take place at 7:30 a.m., with the presentation at 8:30 a.m. Cost is $20/person or $125/group of eight. To RSVP, contact the NSU Foundation at or 605-626-2550. Register online by clicking here, or click here to read more about the event.

Tuesday, April 10, 2018 - 2:30pm

NSU’s Primrose Arts and Lecture Series will take place Tuesdays from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. at Aberdeen’s Primrose Retirement Community, 1701 Third Ave. S.E.

April 10: “Everything you didn’t know about Chinese tea”; Confucius Institute faculty

The event is free and open to the public. For more information about the arts and lecture series, contact the NSU School of Fine Arts ( at 605-626-2497.

Sunday, April 15, 2018 - 3:00pm

NSU Bands Extravaganza, “ A Musical Smorgasbord,” featuring music of Broadway and movies!

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 12:00pm

Graduating seniors are invited to attend the Senior Tradition Luncheon on April 18, 2018, from noon to 1 p.m. in the NSU Student Center.  Seniors will learn about the NSU Alumni Association and are invited to join a long-standing Northern tradition.

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