Marathon Man

Randy Rasmussen receives his award from Lexy Schenk, Miss Teen SD and Tessa Dea, Miss Rolling Plains, for placing first in the 50-54 age category at the Sioux Falls Half Marathon held Sept. 11. Randy placed 19th overall in a time of 1:21:55.

Computer Science professor receives NSF grant for iPlant project

Carol Lushbough, assistant professor of computer science at the University of South Dakota, is the recipient of a National Science Foundation grant of $725,789 for the project, Integrating the BioExtract Server with the iPlant Collaborative. The BioExtract Server ( is a Web-based, workflow-enabling system that offers researchers a flexible environment … Read Article