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Regents Approve New Minors and Certificate Programs
Students attending South Dakota’s public universities now have additional
pathways to develop new workplace skills or specializations with five new minors and five
certificate programs approved by the South Dakota Board of Regents.
SDSU Inks Transfer Agreement with Lake Area Tech
Two new credit-transfer agreements were approved this week between
South Dakota State University and Lake Area Technical Institute in Watertown, making it easier
for students to seamlessly transfer their credits between the two schools.
Campus and Community Representatives to Participate in DSU Presidential Search
A group of 12 people will assist the South Dakota Board of Regents in its
search for the next president of Dakota State University, serving as campus and community
representatives on the presidential search and screen committee.
Athletes’ Academic Performance Examined
The latest report on athlete academic performance at the six public universities
showed athletes continue to do as well academically as non-athletes.
South Dakota State Student Groups Recognized
Student organizations at South Dakota State University were recognized by the South Dakota Board of Regents for their academic excellence, community
service, and organizational leadership.