Posts made in October, 2013

Faculty News, Featured

Baggett to receive Hendrickson award, deliver Cheever lecture

Oct 30, 2013

Baggett to receive Hendrickson award, deliver Cheever lecture

Paul Baggett, assistant professor of English, will receive the first annual J.P. Hendrickson Faculty Scholar award and deliver the debut Herbert Cheever Jr. Liberal Arts Lecture.  Both are sponsored by the South Dakota State University College of Arts & Sciences. Baggett’s lecture, “Pushing the Frontiers of Gender and Genre: South Dakota Women’s Literature” will highlight […]

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Alumni News, Student News

Chuck Raasch shares expertise with journalism classes

Oct 17, 2013

Chuck Raasch shares expertise with journalism classes

Journalist Chuck Raasch visited with students this fall in the Basic Newswriting and Magazine Writing classes about his career and the changes he has seen in the newspaper industry.  A Castlewood native, Raasch is a 1976 SDSU Journalism & Mass Communications graduate and has worked as a reporter, writer, author, and editor.  Raasch was the […]

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General, Student Authors, Student News

Cadet writes about life in Air Force ROTC

Oct 16, 2013

Cadet writes about life in Air Force ROTC

By C/1st Lt. Kody Derosier The Air Force Reserve Officer Training Program molds young cadets into ideal Air Force leaders. Along with becoming an officer, cadets are pushed to become better citizens by volunteering in the community. At South Dakota State’s Detachment 780, we push cadets to be the best citizens they can be. One […]

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Faculty News, Student News

SoDak Animation Festival Oct. 17-19

Oct 8, 2013

SoDak Animation Festival Oct. 17-19

The SoDak Animation Festival will be held later this month October 17-19.  Brookings’ own annual animation festival was recently featured on an episode of SDPB’s “Dakota Life.”  The segment (aired on Oct 3) highlights the internationally-renowned SoDak Animation Festival as a unique event in the region and one of the few animation-only events in the […]

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Student News

Animation team competes in National 24 Hours Contest

Oct 8, 2013

Animation team competes in National 24 Hours Contest

A 5-person team of Visual Arts’ animation students recently competed in national 24 Hour Animation Contest.  Sponsored by California State University at Long Beach, over 50 teams from over a dozen schools across the United States were up to the challenge of creating an original thirty-second animation – with only 24 hours. This year’s topic […]

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