The University of South Dakota’s University Senate is discussing a plus/minus grading initiative.
The initiative would work to decrease grade inflation. The topic first came up during the Senate’s January 2012 monthly meeting.
At the end...Academics
Andrew Shim's main goal is to make his own contribution to society, even if that means he is a "dirt-broke poor person."
"I'm looking out there for what's really needed to hopefully...Academics
The South Dakota Board of Regents is requesting $14.5 million in state funding to prevent students from bearing the burden of rising education costs.
The BOR passed a proposal Aug. 9 that seeks...Academics
Welcome Week for incoming students comprised of various actvities sponsored by different student organizations, as it does every year.
Yet this year's activities were the first organized by...Academics
Yesterday, the University of South Dakota announced Kimberly Grieve as the new Dean of students. Grieve, who replaces former Dean James Parker, will start at USD on July 30.
The University of South Dakota offers summer courses to its students, but some students might be wondering if it’s worth it.
Academic adviser Steve Ward said taking a summer course can benefit a...Academics
The Fulbright Scholarship Program is a collaborative effort between the United States and 155 other countries. A highly competitive program, the Fulbright sends about 1,500 professors and scholars...Academics
As half the class races to finish their course evaluations and the other half quietly contemplates the questions before them, it is ultimately University of South Dakota staff like Angie Logue who...Academics