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February 20, 2019
ABERDEEN, S.D. – A second $2.5 million state grant has been awarded for construction of the School for the Blind and Visually Impaired, part of the school’s joint Educational Impact Campaign with Northern State University. The grant, announced Wednesday by Gov. Kristi Noem, comes from the Governor'
February 11, 2019
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Students working toward a management major in the Northern State University School of Business can now pursue an area of emphasis in supply chain analytics. The new area of emphasis, added this semester, was created in response to the needs of area employers. All 32 companies
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February 11, 2019
ABERDEEN, S.D. – The Northern State University Theater Department will present “Silent Sky” in the Johnson Fine Arts Center Black Box Theater. Performances will run at 7:30 p.m. nightly Feb. 19-23. Silent Sky tells the true story of the 19th century astronomer Henrietta Leavitt and explores a woman
Gov. Kristi Noem signing bill 2019
February 8, 2019
ABERDEEN, S.D. – With the governor’s signature in place, Northern State University’s on-campus regional sports complex is moving forward. Gov. Kristi Noem has signed House Bill 1037, which authorizes the South Dakota Board of Regents to contract for the construction of the sports complex on the NSU
February 8, 2019
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Northern State University School of Fine Arts’ Drs. Darci Bultema and Audrey Miller will offer a faculty recital at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 14 in the Johnson Fine Arts Center Harvey and Cynthia Jewett Theater. Bultema, associate professor of music in voice/opera, is a soprano, while Miller
Helen Marlais web graphic
February 7, 2019
ABERDEEN, S.D. – The Northern State University School of Fine Arts will host a webinar with world-renowned performer Dr. Helen Marlais. The webinar will take place 10 a.m.-noon Feb. 9 in the NSU Johnson Fine Arts Center’s Berggren Recital Hall. Marlais’ webinar will explore ways to look at students
February 7, 2019
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Northern State University’s spring 2019 Noon Forums will kick off at noon Wednesday, Feb. 13, with “Found in Translation.” The session, which will take place in the NSU Williams Library Round Room, will be led by Drs. Juan Gonzalez, Ginny Lewis and Peter Ramey of the NSU College of
NSU students performing stand-up comedy 2018
February 6, 2019
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Northern State University students will make their comedy debut at an event this month in downtown Aberdeen. Northern students will perform at a Stand-up Comedy Open Mic, set for 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 28, at Red Rooster Coffee House, 218 S. Main St. Local stand-up comedian Jon
February 1, 2019
ABERDEEN, S.D. –The NSU Beulah Williams Library will be unveiling the William H. Daly Exhibit, an NSU Undergraduate Research Grant project created by Northern student Darcy Usher. The opening reception for “William H. Daly: The Country Boy, The Soldier, The National Promoter”  will be held Thursday
February 1, 2019
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Northern State University’s spring 2019 “A Writer Reads” series will feature readings by two visiting writers, two NSU English faculty members, as well as readings by students from NSU’s creative writing and poetry course in the Williams Library Round Room. Events will take place
February 1, 2019
ABERDEEN, S.D. – In February, the Aberdeen University-Civic Symphony (AUCS) Orchestra will be holding their concert, titled “Romantic Bouquet.” The concert will take place in the Jewett Theater in the Johnson Fine Arts Center on Saturday, Feb. 16, at 7:30 p.m. The performance will be orchestrated
Dacotah Bank Stadium_50 yard line
January 31, 2019
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Northern State University’s proposed on-campus regional sports complex is one step closer to reality thanks to approval from the South Dakota Senate. On Thursday, the Senate approved House Bill 1037, which authorizes the South Dakota Board of Regents to contract for the
Dr. Rolf Olson
January 29, 2019
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Northern State University will present “Bands: a la carte,” for their symphonic winter tour, “La Folie.” The tour will start Feb. 5-6, and visit high schools in Huron, Mitchell, Tea Area, and Sioux Falls. The symphonic band will also present two special performances at 3:30 p.m.
Daniel yurgaitis
January 28, 2019
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Northern State University’s Professor of Theater and Theater Director, Daniel Yurgaitis received the Kennedy Center Gold Medallion award at the Kennedy Center American College Theatre’s (KCACTF) Festival 51 on Jan. 20, 2019. Each year the eight KCACTF regions honor individuals or
January 28, 2019
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Drs. Hannah Walters and Kristi Bockorny of the Northern State University School of Business have co-written a scholarly article that was recently published in the December 2018 issue of the e-Journal Business Education & Scholarship of Teaching (EJBEST). The article, titled “
NSU Girls Who Code Club 2019
January 28, 2019
Girls Who Code Club receives grant to buy Chromebooks ABERDEEN, S.D. – A group of middle school and high school students meets once a week at the Northern State University library to learn coding – and confidence. It’s the NSU Girls Who Code Club, where members are encouraged to explore new coding
NSU spring 2017 graduates walking
January 22, 2019
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Two-thirds of Northern State University graduates stay in South Dakota to work or further their education. That’s according to the South Dakota Board of Regents’ Graduate Placement Dashboard, which provides a comprehensive look at in-state graduate employment throughout the public
January 18, 2019
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Artist Alicia Dietz’s “Collective Cadence” exhibition will be on display in the Northern State University Johnson Fine Arts Center Gallery from Feb. 4 through March 29. An opening reception for the exhibition will be held in the JFAC Gallery from 6 to 7:30 p.m. on Feb. 4. Dietz
Johnson Fine Arts Center
January 16, 2019
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Northern State University Theater will hold community auditions for three children’s roles in the upcoming production of “Fun Home.” Auditions will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 19, in the Johnson Fine Arts Center’s Black Box Theater on the NSU campus. In “Fun Home,” when her
NSU campus
January 14, 2019
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Northern State University in Aberdeen, S.D., has released the dean’s list for the fall 2018 semester. Students who have earned at least a 3.5 grade point average for the semester are eligible for the dean’s list. There are four categories: Full-time students with a GPA of 4.0. Full
January 11, 2019
UPDATE: Due to campus being closed for extreme temperatures, this event has been postponed until a later date.   ABERDEEN, S.D. – The Northern State University School of Business’ Phi Beta Lambda (PBL) Chapter/Business Club will be taking donations of professional clothing from the Aberdeen
January 11, 2019
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Northern State University students who completed a biennial survey on student engagement reported higher quality interactions with advisors and faculty than their peers at other South Dakota institutions who also participated in the survey. That’s according to 2018 results of the
January 9, 2019
ABERDEEN, S.D. –At Northern State University’s Friends of the Arts/NSU Young Artist Competition, 22 talented high school juniors and seniors from South Dakota, North Dakota and Minnesota performed for NSU faculty judging panels throughout the event on Saturday, Jan. 5. The event was held in Johnson
January 9, 2019
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Northern State University Opera will present the dinner and show event, Michael Ching’s “Speed Dating Tonight!” This comic, one-act opera was conceived after a conversation with character tenor and stage director, Dean Anthony and premiered in 2013. The opera doesn’t include any
Nariaki Sugiura
January 3, 2019
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Northern State University will host a piano duo recital from two pianists on the faculty at the University of North Dakota. “Teepen-Sugiura Piano Duo: Piano Romantics Plus” will take place at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 9, in the Johnson Fine Arts Center Harvey and Cynthia Jewett

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