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Image of birds flying in a cloudy sky
November 19, 2021
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Northern State University student Angela Schleich will have her Senior Art Exhibition on display Dec. 1-14 in the NSU Lincoln Gallery. Schleich will hold a public reception at 7 p.m. Dec. 4 in the Lincoln Gallery. Her exhibition will include her digital photography, digital
Image of a stoplight in a city
November 19, 2021
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Northern State University student Madeline Brandner will have her Senior Art Exhibition on display Dec. 1-14 in the NSU Lincoln Gallery. Brandner will hold a public reception at 7 p.m. Dec. 4 in the Lincoln Gallery. Digital photography and paintings will be displayed in this
Student studying near laptop
November 17, 2021
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Fifteen years ago when Christian Pirlet was earning his bachelor’s degree from Northern State University, only one distance learning presentation was part of his studies. Today, however, e-learning is his job. “Several years ago, students would’ve scoffed at the idea of
View of Johnson Fine Arts Center
November 16, 2021
ABERDEEN, S.D. – The 2021 Northern State University Concerto/Aria Competition will take place at 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 18. Northern fine arts students will compete in both vocal and instrumental categories at the annual competition, which will be held in the NSU Johnson Fine Arts Center’s Jewett
NSU logo next to smiling staff photo
November 16, 2021
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Northern State University’s Dr. Hannah Walters has won a Sanford Faculty Professional Development Award for her research project, “Boutique Customer Loyalty: An Assessment of Store and Service Satisfaction.” Walters, NSU Assistant Professor of Marketing, said her research studies
Collage-like artwork by student
November 15, 2021
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Northern State University student Sasha Andrews will have her Senior Art Exhibition on display Nov. 15-Dec. 3 in the NSU President’s Gallery. Andrews will hold a public reception at 4:30 p.m. Nov. 19 in the President’s Gallery, located on the second floor of Spafford Hall.  “The
View of NSU campus
November 12, 2021
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Northern State University will host mental health awareness events aimed at reducing the stigma surrounding mental health challenges and improving campus mental wellness. NSU student Emily Meier received a grant through the Bush Foundation’s Change Network program, which led to the
Plants in the greenhouse
November 12, 2021
ABERDEEN, S.D. – A fall plant sale will take place next week at the Northern State University greenhouse. A variety of succulents and spring-flowering bulbs (tulips, daffodils, etc.) will be available for sale in the greenhouse, located in Mewaldt-Jensen 144B.  Hours are 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday, Nov
Band on stage
November 12, 2021
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Northern State University Bands will present a concert, “Local Colors,” at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 21, in the Johnson Fine Arts Center Harvey and Cynthia Jewett Theater. The event will include performances by the NSU Wind Ensemble, conducted by Dr. Rolf Olson, and NSU Concert Band,
Smiling student face next to NSU logo
November 10, 2021
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Northern State University student Dylan Duvall will have his Senior Art Exhibition on display Nov. 29-Dec. 13 in the NSU Avera Student Center Art Gallery. Duvall will hold public receptions on Dec. 2 and 3 in the Student Center Art Gallery, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. both days. His
Students rehearsing for play
November 10, 2021
ABERDEEN, S.D. – The Northern State University Theatre Lab will present "An Adult Evening of Shel Silverstein" in the Johnson Fine Arts Center Black Box Theater. Performances will run at 7:30 p.m. on Nov. 19 and 20 as well as at 3 p.m. on Nov. 20. "An Adult Evening of Shel Silverstein" features a
Two science students smiling at camera
November 9, 2021
Pictured: Senior Olivia Rud, left, is a biology major who applied to NSU during Free Application Week. ABERDEEN, S.D. – For Northern State University freshman Lily Tobin, applying to college during Free Application Week was a great opportunity. “Just economically, it makes sense,” said Tobin, a
Three soldiers walking on the NSU campus
November 9, 2021
Pictured, left to right: Spc. Crystal Cook, Pfc. Kealy Hill and Spc. Marissa Hanley ABERDEEN, S.D. – Being a student and a soldier has been a great experience for Spc. Crystal Cook, Spc. Marissa Hanley and Pfc. Kealy Hill—and all three said they’ve felt supported by both Northern State University
Smiling female NSU students holding certificates for research awards
November 8, 2021
*/ Pictured: Anderson, left, and Williams, right ABERDEEN, S.D. – Two Northern State University students earned second place in the nation at the recent National Collegiate Honors Conference. Allison Anderson and Tawnie Williams each placed second in their categories at the conference, held Oct.
Three musicians standing outside a building
November 5, 2021
Pictured, left to right, are Drs. Philip Everingham, Audrey Miller and Darci Bultema. (Photo credit: Carrie Wegleitner, 2017 NSU alum, B.A. Graphic Design)   Bultema, Miller win Nora Staael Evert Research Award for 'Songs of Inclusivity’ ABERDEEN, S.D. – For Northern State University’s Drs. Darci
Two music students standing in front of the Tech Center
November 4, 2021
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Northern State University students Rosemary Vega and Eduardo Mendoza Reyes Ortiz will hold their Senior Recital at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 14, in the Johnson Fine Arts Center’s Harvey and Cynthia Jewett Theater. Vega, a soprano, will perform a set of Spanish contemporary pieces written
NSU logo next to smiling staff photo
November 3, 2021
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Northern State University’s Dr. Amber Henderson has won a Sanford Faculty Professional Development Award for her research project, “Perceptions of Entrepreneurship: An Exploratory Study Applied to Lakota Cultures.” Henderson said her research aims to identify the perception of
NSU logo and professor head shot
November 2, 2021
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Northern State University Assistant Professor of Management Dr. Daniel Shannahan has published a scholarly article in the journal, Organization Science. Shannahan’s article, “The Theory and Measurement of Expertise-Based Problem Solving in Organizational Teams: Revisiting
Two musicians walking side by side
November 1, 2021
Pictured: Dylan Rausch, left, and Morgan Mewes, right.   ABERDEEN, S.D. – Northern State University students Morgan Mewes and Dylan Rausch will hold their senior recital at 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 13, in the Johnson Fine Arts Center Jewett Theater. Mewes, who plays the trombone, will perform “
Two young women sitting outside on college campus
October 29, 2021
Pictured: Abbigayle Quinn (left) and Naomi Jean Davis (right) ABERDEEN, S.D. – Northern State University students Naomi Jean Davis and Abbigayle Quinn will hold their senior recital at 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 20, in the Johnson Fine Arts Center Jewett Theater. Davis, who plays saxophone, will perform
Young woman sitting by wolf statue outside science center
October 28, 2021
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Northern State University student Abigail Arhart will hold her senior recital at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 7, in the Johnson Fine Arts Center Jewett Theater. Arhart, a soprano, will perform pieces by John Dowland, Carl Maria von Weber, Edvard Grieg, Alfred Bachelet and Roger Quilter. She
Symphony performing on stage led by conductor
October 27, 2021
ABERDEEN, S.D. – The Aberdeen University/Civic Symphony, conducted by Dr. Christopher Stanichar, will open its season on Nov. 6 with a concert at Northern State University. The concert, which will begin at 7:30 p.m., will take place in the NSU Johnson Fine Arts Center Jewett Theater.  Celebrating
Four Points Film Project graphic
October 26, 2021
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Northern State University is looking for participants to join the NSU Film Crew for the Four Points Film Project. A strategy meeting for the film project team will take place Thursday, Nov. 11, on the NSU campus. The event will be held at 6 p.m. at Dacotah Hall room 205 and online
Young woman playing a horn in a jazz band
October 26, 2021
ABERDEEN, S.D. – On Thursday, Nov. 4, at 7:30 p.m., the Northern State University Department of Music will present a jazz concert. Performing will be the NSU 1 O’ Clock Jazz Ensemble directed by Instructor of Percussion James McKinney, and the NSU 2’ O Clock Jazz Ensemble directed by Dr. Grant
View of the NSU campus green
October 25, 2021
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Northern State University campus organizations joined local and regional entities in commemorating Free Speech Week. NSU Student Affairs worked with the Student Government Association, Faculty Senate, the city of Aberdeen and Brown County to officially proclaim Oct. 18-24 as Free

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