Academic Affairs Virtual Huddle

The next Academic Affairs Virtual Huddle will be on Thursday, July 1 at 3:30pm.  Please mark your calendars to join us!  

Meeting URL:

Meeting ID:

930 2317 8997



Submitted by JODI GABRIEL on 2021-06-15

Academic Summer Camps

This summer, Black Hills State University will be offering three academic summer camps for Elementary, Middle and/or High School students.  Learn from BHSU faculty and career professionals!   All classes will be held on the BHSU campus.  Registration and information:


High School Students; June 21-24, 2021 



Ages 14-18; July 6-9, 2021 


Creative Writing 

Ages 10-17; July 13-16, 2021 


For questions, contact Helen Nessan-Merriman, BHSU Summer Camp Coordinator at 


Submitted by JODI GABRIEL on 2021-06-15

Retirement Reception for Corinne Hansen and Dr. Greg Farley

You are invited to a retirement reception in honor of Corinne Hansen, Director of University and Community Relations, and Dr. Greg Farley, Dean of the College of Business and Natural Sciences. 

June 21st
3:30-5:00 p.m. 
Joy Center

Submitted by Laurel Simpson on 2021-06-15

Timesheets Due Next Tuesday, June 22nd!


Please note, missed timesheet submissions or approvals will cause a delay in pay so be mindful of the deadline!

Hourly employees and student workers should always record all actual hours worked. There are 168 total hours in this current pay period, including 8 hours of Holiday pay for 5/31/21, for full-time employees.

CURRENT PAY PERIOD: 5/22/2021 THROUGH 6/21/2021

Supervisors – all timesheets must be approved BY 2 PM Tuesday as processes start that afternoon. Before approving any timesheets please check the leave request systems for outstanding leave requests. Once the leave is approved the timesheet should be updated with the appropriate leave and approved for processing. Please note, if the timesheet approval deadline is missed, your employee(s) will experience a delay in receiving a paycheck.

EMPLOYEES, please make sure your timesheet has been submitted and approved by your supervisor prior to 2:00 PM on Tuesday.

If you are not an employee who is not required to submit a timesheet or exception time on SNAP, please disregard this message.

Submitted by Kasey Salazar on 2021-06-15

Staff Senate Meeting

The BHSU Staff Senate will hold its monthly meeting on Monday, June 21st at 10:00 am. All BHSU Staff are welcome to attend.  For more information about the Staff Senate, previous meeting minutes, upcoming meetings and agendas, see the Staff Senate webpage at:

Attend this meeting using the following Zoom information:

We look forward to seeing you!

Submitted by Derrick Erhart on 2021-06-14

New issue of the Black Hills Historian available

Ever wonder what it was like to be part of the campus community 100 years ago?  Check out the latest issue of Case Library’s Black Hills Historian newsletter to learn about Spearfish Normal School in the 1920s.

Submitted by Lori Terrill on 2021-06-14

BHSU Campus Garden Kickoff

The "Anita Haeder" campus garden is back! Please join us on Thursday, June 17 at 6pm to learn more about our campus garden and ways you can get involved! Our Garden Intern is using some unique and creative ways to grow vegetables, potatoes, and herbs. We hope you can make it. Open to all ages!

For more information, contact Facilities Services at 642-6244.

Submitted by Debbie Liddick on 2021-06-10

: Aflac Open Enrollment - Rep on Campus Next Week!

Aflac will be on campus, Wednesday, June 16th for drop-in appointments! Maria from Aflac will be in Student Union conference room 205 (directly above the inforamtion desk). We are just finishing up the annual enrollment period for Aflac benefits and if you were thinking of adding them, now is your time to visit with a represenative face-to-face. If you have any questions contact us at 605.642.6497.

Submitted by Kasey Salazar on 2021-06-08