Posts Tagged "English"

Alumni News, Faculty News

Mary Woster Haug new book is family memoir

Dec 18, 2014

Mary Woster Haug new book is family memoir

Mary Woster Haug’s new book, “Daughters of the Grasslands,” is a compilation of memoirs of her family life. “I grew up on the grasslands west of the Missouri River in South Dakota. I am the middle child of a Bohemian father, from whom I inherited a Gypsy spirit, and an Irish mother, who offered us […]

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Faculty News

Arts & Sciences contributes 2,875 items to food pantry

Oct 1, 2014

Arts & Sciences contributes 2,875 items to food pantry

Dean Dennis Papini challenged the departments in the College of Arts & Sciences to hold a food drive to help replenish the shelves at the local Harvest Table. Close to 2,900 items were dispensed Sept. 29, during the Harvest Table meal served by volunteers from South Dakota State University.  The church distributes food pantry items […]

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Faculty News

Faculty posters highlight research and scholarship

Feb 19, 2014

Faculty posters highlight research and scholarship

Several Arts & Sciences faculty members displayed posters during the Celebration of Faculty Excellence Faculty Showcase. The posters highlight their research and scholarship.   Lecturer Darla Bielfeldt, English – Her poster featured her research on changing audience perspectives following the Harvey Dunn Feminine Images performance. Assistant Professor Nicole Flynn,  English – Her poster featured her […]

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Alumni News, Faculty News

Video of J.P. Hendrickson Faculty Scholar and Herbert Cheever Jr. Lecture

Feb 12, 2014

Video of J.P. Hendrickson Faculty Scholar and Herbert Cheever Jr. Lecture

Video of the South Dakota State University College of Arts & Sciences first J.P. Hendrickson Faculty Scholar and Herbert Cheever Jr. Liberal Arts Lecture is available on YouTube: http://youtu.be/Dun0dGpzgRw This award and lecture are named in honor of two former Arts & Sciences professors and administrators. Professor John Phillip Hendrickson was a long-time faculty member […]

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Alumni News, Faculty News

Photos from the J.P. Hendrickson Faculty Scholar and Herbert Cheever Jr. Liberal Arts Lecture

Feb 10, 2014

Photos from the J.P. Hendrickson Faculty Scholar and Herbert Cheever Jr. Liberal Arts Lecture

Dean Dennis Papini welcomed honored guests to the College of Arts & Sciences recognition of the first J.P. Hendrickson Faculty Scholar and presentation of the Herbert Cheever Jr. Liberal Arts Lecture. The award and lecture are named in honor of two former Arts & Sciences professors and administrators. Professor John Phillip Hendrickson was a long-time […]

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Faculty News

Nov 6, 2013

A&S receives over $67,000 in Academic and Scholarly Excellence Awards

Many faculty members, departments and programs received Academic and Scholarly Excellence Awards for 2013-2014. The Office of Academic Affairs awards funds in several categories from faculty, professional staff and academic administrators to support projects which contribute to the implementation of the SDSU strategic plan. Goal 2 of the  Impact 2018 plan is to promote academic […]

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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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Faculty News, Student News

Mobridge ‘End of Line’ project underway

Sep 9, 2013

Mobridge ‘End of Line’ project underway

During the August Mobridge City Council meeting, Brian Rex, Architecture Department Head, presented a basic design for the End of Line Project.  The project name comes from the railroad passenger and freight drop-off at Wrigley Square. Working with a team of SDSU professors, students and a corporate sponsor, Mobridge is reinventing its downtown now that […]

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Faculty News

McEntee elected to South Dakota Humanities Council

Aug 28, 2013

McEntee elected to South Dakota Humanities Council

Dr. Dennis Papini, Dean of the College of Arts & Sciences, nominated Jason McEntee, English Department Head, for the South Dakota Humanities Council Board of Directors.  He was elected to serve beginning on Oct. 31, 2013. SDHC board members hold three meetings per year at locations throughout the state and make vital decisions on Humanities […]

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Faculty News, Student News

Apr 28, 2013

2013 English Department student and faculty awards

The following students received awards from the English Department this spring: Maude Adams Awards for Outstanding Senior Student in English – undergraduate: Megan Schiferl and graduate: Lisa Wells. Graduate Teaching Award for Excellence in Teaching – Katherine Highfill. Perryman-Visser Award for Excellence in Writing Poetry – Susanna Wempe. Louis P. & Elizabeth E. Williams Writing […]

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