Looking Back

Jun 29, 2017

Jack the Jackrabbit through the years

There are two theories as to how and why the Jackrabbits nickname evolved. The most common belief is that the name “Jackrabbits” came from a story and cartoon sketch that appeared in a Minneapolis newspaper following a 1905 football game between the University of Minnesota and South Dakota State College, as the university was then […]

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Something old and something new

Oct 19, 2016

Something old and something new

Something new and something old added to the character of the campus.

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Pi Kappa Delta

Jun 29, 2016

Pi Kappa Delta

Old and New Pi Kappa Delta members caught in a silent moment.

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“The Yellow and Blue”

Oct 15, 2015

“The Yellow and Blue”

N.E. Hansen credited for writing the university’s Alma Mater.

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Paul Errington

Aug 4, 2015

Paul Errington

Paul Errington dedicated life to preserving the environment.

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Willibald C. Bianchi

Feb 27, 2015

Willibald C. Bianchi

When Willibald C. Bianchi was awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor “for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity above and beyond the call of duty,” he became the only South Dakota State University graduate ever to receive the military’s highest honor. Bianchi was awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor for his bravery in battle prior to the […]

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Looking Back

Oct 8, 2014

Looking Back

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Looking Back

Jul 23, 2014

Looking Back

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Camel feed

Feb 24, 2014

Camel feed

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Investigating Sugar Beets

Jul 10, 2013

Investigating Sugar Beets

Known as Uncle Jimmy, James Shepard was an expert in sugar beets.

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