November 14th, 2017163Students and faculty had an open discussion on sexual assault awareness Monday evening.
About 120 students, faculty and community members gathered at a town hall meeting in Farber Hall.
Attendees were allowed to ask questions and give feedback about their concerns to a panel.
The panel included: Tena Haraldson, director of...
November 7th, 201765Three student veterans, Nathan Stockfleth, Krisztian Fasi and Michael Mayrose, have served a combined 21 years in the military.
Each shared their experiences in service and how they've adjusted to civilian and college life.
Twelve years in the Air National Guard
Stockfleth, a senior finance major from Sergeant Bluff, IA, has...
October 25th, 201754Yearlong efforts to fundraise and bring attention to the issue of domestic violence have seen an increase on campus and in the community during October, Domestic Violence Awareness Month.
Bridget Diamond-Welch, assistant professor of political science, teaches a family violence class that looks at domestic violence and child...
October 25th, 2017166In addition to a new location, recent rules made by administration regarding student tailgate have been revoked.
The tailgate has been moved to the grassy area just south of the Sanford Coyote Sports Center between Coyote Village and Dakota Street.
USD President James Abbott called for a task force to decide how to address safety...
October 18th, 2017123There are about 450 graduate assistants currently teaching on campus. Learning to balance their student and assistant responsibilities helps them prepare for post-graduation.
Ranjit Koodali, the dean of graduate education, said there are four types of GAs.
Koodali said the biggest benefit students receive from being a...
October 11th, 2017159So far this year, the Student Government Association has passed five resolutions and one bill.
Malachi Petersen, an SGA senator, graduate student and former editor-in-chief of The Volante, sponsored two bills that dealt with new parents on campus.
The first was a resolution that supported the installation of baby...
October 10th, 201729For the fourth year in a row, the English department is hosting a series of lectures called the Colloquium Series.
A lecture is given every Monday night from 4 to 5 p.m. in Farber Hall this semester.
Darlene Farabee, chair of the English department, said the lectures are pointed to a general audience.
“There is not an...
October 4th, 201753Alumnus Dennis Daugaard is in his final term as governor of South Dakota.
Daugaard grew up on a farm between Garretson and Dell Rapids, SD. Daugaard said he went to a small, one-room country school for elementary school before going to high school in Dell Rapids. He decided to come to USD after some persuasion from his sister....
October 2nd, 201781The 103rd Dakota Days celebrations kicked off with the annual Yotes Got Talent show and the top 14 reveal of the candidates for Dakota Days royalty in Slagle Hall Sunday.
Yotes Got Talent performers included singers, a violinist and USD’s acapella group, the High Howlers.
Senior Marissa Reis said her favorite part of the night...