USD welcomes China delegation at second American Visiting Institute for Chinese Entrepreneurs

The University of South Dakota is sponsoring the second American Visiting Institute for Chinese Entrepreneurs, July 7-10, at the University of South Dakota. Dr. Chuck Staben, USD provost, will introduce Professor Bingquan Lu and speak about their friendship and building a “bridge” between South Dakota and China. Also participating will … Read Article

USD named to NCTQ Teacher Prep Honor Roll for secondary education program

The University of South Dakota is making the grade when it comes to educating future educators. According to information released by the National Council on Teacher Quality (NCTQ), USD was named to the NCTQ’s Teacher Prep Review’s National Honor Roll, earning three out of a possible four stars for training … Read Article

High school students participate in Healthcare Careers Summer Camp

The University of South Dakota Sanford School of Medicine hosted 40 high school students at the seventh annual Healthcare Careers Summer Camp, June 16-21. Soon-to-be sophomore, junior and senior high school students from South Dakota, Iowa, Nebraska and Minnesota had an opportunity to learn about health care professions and meet … Read Article

USD named to NCTQ Teacher Prep Honor Roll for secondary education program

The University of South Dakota is making the grade when it comes to educating future educators. According to information released by the National Council on Teacher Quality (NCTQ), USD was named to the NCTQ’s Teacher Prep Review’s National Honor Roll, earning three out of a possible four stars for training … Read Article

Regents approve year-long residency concept for student teachers

By David Lias david.lias@plaintalk.net A “redesign” of teacher education and education leadership programs that has already been introduced into some University of South Dakota programs will be expanded statewide. The South Dakota Board of Regents, at its meeting Wednesday on the USD campus, recommended that Jack R. Warner, the Regents … Read Article