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Rolf Olson
April 24, 2017
ABERDEEN, S.D. – The Northern State University Symphonic Band and Concert Band will perform their “Band Extravaganza: A Musical Smorgasbord!” concert at 3 p.m. on Sunday, April 30, in the Johnson Fine Arts Center Main Theater. The concert will feature a wide variety of band favorites. Featured
April 24, 2017
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Northern State University’s Native American Student Association (NASA) along with Aberdeen Central High School’s NASA chapter will hold a Spring EGGstravaganza on April 29 from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m. The event is a celebration of the arrival of spring and will be held on the NSU
April 21, 2017
ABERDEEN, S.D. – A Northern State University student with a passion for plants has been awarded a grant to travel to the national Botanical Society of America meeting this summer. Sienna Wessel will attend the Botany 2017 conference in Fort Worth, Texas, June 24-28, which will include field trips
Weber Wall
April 21, 2017
  ABERDEEN, S.D. – Taylor Wall and Michael Benjamin Weber will hold a senior recital at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, April 30, in Northern State University’s Krikac Auditorium. Wall, the daughter of Kevin and Jody Wall, grew up in Breckenridge, Minn., graduating from Breckenridge High School in 2013. Weber,
David Gilbertson
April 21, 2017
ABERDEEN, S.D. – South Dakota Supreme Court Chief Justice David Gilbertson will deliver the spring commencement address at Northern State University. The commencement ceremony will begin at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, May 6, in the NSU Barnett Center. Gilbertson received his undergraduate degree from
Groundbreaking April 2017
April 21, 2017
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Northern State University held a groundbreaking ceremony for its two new residence halls on Thursday, April 20. About 100 people attended the ceremony, including NSU students, faculty, staff and administration; city and state officials; and members of the business community. The
Greenhouse plants
April 20, 2017
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Northern State University will hold a spring plant sale 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesday, April 26, and Thursday, April 27, in the NSU greenhouse. A variety of plants will be available, including geranium planters, King Tut Papyrus, maternity plants, Cuban oregano and many other living gems
April 19, 2017
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Northern State University will say goodbye to Lindberg Hall by celebrating J.C. Lindberg Day on April 30. J.C. Lindberg Day, hosted by the Lindberg Hall Council, will be held 1-3 p.m. at the hall and will include yard games, brick painting and walking tacos. The event is free and
April 18, 2017
ABERDEEN, S.D. -  Several Northern State University students received honors at the 2017 NSU Undergraduate Creativity, Scholarship and Research Forum on April 13. Oral Presentation Winners: Stephanie Anderson of Yankton and Amy Wockenfuss of Anchorage, Alaska, received first place with their
Tim Mantz graphic
April 18, 2017
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Dr. Tim Mantz has been appointed dean of the School of Business at Northern State University. Mantz most recently served as dean of the Graduate College of Business and associate dean of the Graduate School at Keiser University, Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. In this role, he created
Day of Champions 2017
April 18, 2017
Aberdeen, S.D. – NSU Athletics and the United Way of Northeastern South Dakota will host the 15th annual Day of Champions this Saturday, April 22nd. The community service event places Wolves student-athletes with organizations in the Aberdeen community and surrounding areas, volunteering their time
April 17, 2017
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Northern State University Millicent Atkins School of Education student Tania Stahl was selected to receive the 2017 Outstanding Undergraduate Student Award from the Council for Exceptional Children (CEC). Stahl is an active member of NSU’s CEC chapter, where she has served as the
April 17, 2017
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Dr. A. S. Elkhader will present “The Last Lecture I’d Ever Give” at the April 26 Noon Forum at Northern State University before he retires from almost 30 years of service with NSU and the state of South Dakota. Elkhader, professor of mathematics, has been serving NSU and the state
April 13, 2017
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Northern State University and the Johnson Fine Arts Center Gallery, working with media artists Teri Rueb and Alan Price, have engaged students, faculty and community members across the Dakotas and beyond to create a collaborative mapping project that focuses on the land, water and
April 13, 2017
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Northern State University will host the first annual “Create ’N: A Festival of Creativity, Innovation and Entrepreneurship,” in collaboration with the Center for Creativity and Entrepreneurship, Thursday April 27, from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. in the Johnson Fine Arts Center. The festival
Andria Moon
April 11, 2017
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Dr. Andria Moon, NSU assistant professor of elementary education, Dr. Cheryl Wold, NSU assistant professor of special education, and Dr. Greg Francom, NSU assistant professor of E-learning, have recently published an article in the latest issue of “Tech Trends.” The published
April 11, 2017
ABERDEEN, S.D. – The “Vibrant Bounty: Chinese Folk Art from the Shaanxi Region” art exhibition is currently on display in the Northern State University Beulah Williams Library. A reception for the exhibition will take place 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, May 9, in the library. The Confucius Institute of NSU
April 10, 2017
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Four NSU School of Business students received second place in the Society for Human Resource Management’s Student Case Competition, held on March 31 and April 1. Northern students Joellen Miller of Houghton; Zachary Ulmer of Lisbon, N.D.; Nick Murphy of Elk Point; and Alexander
Woman plays jazz trombone
April 10, 2017
ABERDEEN, S.D. – On Friday, April 28, the Jazz Ensembles of NSU will host their annual Spring Swing Dance at the historic Ward Hotel. Doors for the event will open at 6 p.m., with music beginning at 7 p.m. Featured will be the NSU Jazz Combo, directed by Frederic Hemke, and the 2 O’Clock Jazz
April 10, 2017
Purchase tickets online ABERDEEN, S.D. – The Aberdeen University/Civic Symphony will present its spring concert, A GRAND FINALE, in the main theater of the Johnson Fine Arts Center on Saturday, April 29, 2017, at 7:30 p.m. The program includes music by Mozart, Dvořák, Copland and Beethoven. The
Thunder and a large group of students walk behind the NSU Marching Wolves banner
April 10, 2017
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Online registration for the 102nd annual Northern State University Homecoming Parade will begin at 10 a.m. Thursday, June 1. Individuals and groups interested in entering the parade will be able to access the online Parade Registration Form. Registration will include a $25
Creativity and Research Forum
April 10, 2017
ABERDEEN, S.D. – The 2017 Northern State University Undergraduate Creativity, Scholarship and Research Forum will take place 11 a.m.-4:15 p.m. Thursday, April 13, in the Beulah Williams Library. The forum is a venue in which Northern undergraduates can present their research or scholarly activities
Maggie Martinmaas
April 10, 2017
ABERDEEN, S.D. – The reception for Maggie Martinmaas’ senior art exhibition will be April 24 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the Northern State University Student Center Gallery. Her exhibition will be up April 24-May 5. Martinmaas will display lithography, sequential art, comics and animations. Martinmaas
April 7, 2017
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Carrie Wegleitner’s senior art exhibition will be on display in the Northern State University Faculty Gallery beginning on April 24. A reception for the exhibition will be held in the NSU Faculty Gallery from 7 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. Monday, April 24. The exhibition will be on
April 7, 2017
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Shayla Simons’ senior art exhibition will be on display in the Northern State University President’s Gallery from April 24 through May 8. A reception for the exhibition will take place from 7 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. Monday, April 24, in the President’s Gallery. Simons grew up near

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