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Photographer Horsted speaking at State
Photographer Horsted speaking at State
Photographer Paul Horsted '87 didn’t take any surveying classes while pursuing his psychology degree at State, but during the course of his unique career he has learned much about topography, map reading and global positioning systems.

Paul Horsted works at a photo site near the inner gorge of the Grand Canyon earlier this year. The SDSU grad will discuss his work at two talks on campus Nov. 5.
Honner '94/MS '96 receives water works award
Honner '94/MS '96 receives water works award

The South Dakota American Water Works Association (SDAWWA) selected Joe Honner '94/MS '96, P.E. and project manager at Bartlett & West, as the recipient of their George Warren Fuller award. This honor is given to SDAWWA members for exceptional and extraordinary service to the water supply field.

Graduates headline Van Zante series
Graduates headline Van Zante series
Two South Dakota State University graduates highlight this year's Van Zante Guest Artist Designer Series.
SDSU Pharmacy to honor '65 graduate Schnell
SDSU Pharmacy to honor '65 graduate Schnell
Craig Schnell’s resume as a pharmacy educator and researcher skips 27 years and it’s that gap for which the professor is being honored by the South Dakota State University College of Pharmacy.
Eight chosen as SDSU Distinguished Alums
Eight chosen as SDSU Distinguished Alums

Honoring our 2014 Legends & Leaders

Nursing has been a great career for Leedom
Nursing has been a great career for Leedom
Making the most of an opportunity could be one way to describe the health-care career of Mary Leedom.
State grad's family restaurant makes 'Best Burger in America'
State grad's family restaurant makes 'Best Burger in America'
Out of every burger joint in America, Black Hills Burger and Bun and Co. in small-town Custer, has the nation's best hamburger. 
Smith named American Society of Civil Engineers Distinguished Member
Smith named American Society of Civil Engineers Distinguished Member
Jane McKee Smith '83, a civil engineer with the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC) in Vicksburg, Mississippi, was recently named a Distinguished Member of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). 
SDSU Alum billed as co-star in the new FX comedy
SDSU Alum billed as co-star in the new FX comedy "Partners"
Tracey Sayed '02 (Communication Studies and Theatre) will appear in the new FX comedy "Partners" on August 25th at 9/8 CST. "Partners" stars Martin Lawrence and Kelsey Grammer. Tracey is billed as a co-star for this episode.
Aviation alums showcase aerobatic skills with Vanguard Squadron
Aviation alums showcase aerobatic skills with Vanguard Squadron
Looping a one-seat plane 500 feet in the air, at 160 miles per hour, less than five feet from three other planes sounds … crazy.
Mischell looks to combine medicine and love for the outdoors
Mischell looks to combine medicine and love for the outdoors
[July 22, 2014]  If one would turn an ankle or suffer a worse injury at one of the national parks in the next decade, one might be treated by a recent South Dakota State graduate. That's because Laura Mischell is thinking of combining her love of the outdoors and medicine.
Online programs provide opportunities for students working full time
Online programs provide opportunities for students working full time
[July 9, 2014]  South Dakota State University alumna Robyn Jensen didn’t let life get in the way of pursuing her master’s degree. Despite working full-time, raising a child, moving three times and supporting her family financially while her husband was a full-time chiropractic student, Jensen managed to complete her degree in family financial planning at SDSU.
State graduate named to inspiring professor list
State graduate named to inspiring professor list
For as long as she can remember, Michel M. Haigh '99 has had a drive to do something better. Whether it's becoming a better teacher, a better researcher or a better person, Haigh said she tries to improve every day.
Alumnus returns to SDSU for REMAST event
Alumnus returns to SDSU for REMAST event
South Dakota State University’s Rural Enhancement of Math and Science Teachers conference aims to help educators teaching these content areas in rural or underserved areas to network and share ideas, but rural and underserved areas extend beyond the Midwest. SDSU alumnus Ryan Schochenmaier, ’10, will return from his position as a math teacher in Corpus Christi, Texas, to lend fresh perspective to the conference discussions.
Graduate honored with Nightingale Award
Graduate honored with Nightingale Award
A strong drive to succeed has been part of Amanda Nenaber for as long as she can remember.

That drive helped Nenaber when she transferred from Minnesota State University Moorhead to South Dakota State. Armed with a desire to go into nursing and still finish college four years after graduating from Huron High School in 2002, Nenaber took summer school classes and was able to graduate from State in 2006.
Fouberg named next SDSU Alumni Association CEO
Fouberg named next SDSU Alumni Association CEO

Andrea “Andi” Fouberg, a former South Dakota State University student body president, has been named president and chief executive officer of the SDSU Alumni Association. The appointment becomes effective July 7, 2014.

Perman family wins 2014 Leopold Conservation Award
Perman family wins 2014 Leopold Conservation Award
The Rock Hills Ranch of Lowry, which is owned and operated by Lyle Perman '77 and his family, was named the recipient of the 2014 Leopold Conservation Award by the Sand County Foundation, the South Dakota Cattlemen's Association and the South Dakota Grassland Coalition.
Friends remember President Berg
Friends remember President Berg
Sherwood O. "Woody" Berg served with excellence in all of those posts at South Dakota State University. The man who took on some tough assignments in tough and turbulent times during war and peace died peacefully on Sunday at the United Living Community in Brookings. He was 94 years old.
  
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