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Yale professor to discuss urbanization in China, India

Posted: Tuesday, Apr 22nd, 2014
BROOKINGS, By 2030, urban expansion worldwide will grow into an area more than six times the size of South Dakota.
More than half of that expansion will occur in China and India and how that urban expansion unfolds will have a major impact on people and the environment, according to Yale University geography professor Karen Seto.
She will discuss

Wehbe appointed head of civil engineering at State

Posted: Tuesday, Apr 22nd, 2014
BROOKINGS, Interim is being struck from Nadim Wehbe's title effective May 22.
The long-time faculty member in the Jerome J. Lohr College of Engineering at South Dakota State University will soon be the head of its Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering.
Wehbe was chosen as a result of a national search with the announcement made March 18 by

Heirlooms coming to the library

Posted: Tuesday, Apr 22nd, 2014
BROOKINGS , Area gardeners who long to grow the distinctive, tasty produce they remember in their grandparents backyards should head to the Brookings Public Library this week.
At 7 p.m. Thursday, April 24, Master Gardener Phyllis Harms will present "The Way I See Heirlooms" in the library's Cooper Room.

City marks Arbor Day with 5K, tree planting

Posted: Monday, Apr 21st, 2014
Forestry giving away gingko trees

BROOKINGS, A tree giveaway, the Arbor Day 5K Run for Shade, a ceremonial tree planting and last but certainly not least, a Pick up the Park Day. They're all part of the things in store for community residents young and old as the city's Department of Parks, Recreation and Forestry observes Arbor Day

New chiropractic office opens in Brookings

Posted: Monday, Apr 21st, 2014
BROOKINGS, Brookings' newest chiropractor says he feels like he has come home.
Dr. Grant Anderson, a graduate of Sioux Valley High School and South Dakota State University, said, "I've always kind of considered Brookings my home."
Anderson recently opened Anderson Chiropractic at 223 Sixth Street, Suite 4, in the former Kendall's Home Health Care location.

SDSU announces Spring Festival of Music

Posted: Monday, Apr 21st, 2014
BROOKINGS, South Dakota State University's Department of Music will hold its annual Spring Festival of Music April 25-28 in the Performing Arts Center on the SDSU campus.
The five-concert series features performances by all of the department's large ensembles and chamber ensembles. The purchase of one ticket admits holders to all five concerts.
Advance tickets are available in the

Dept. of Communication Studies and Theatre to hold career day

Posted: Friday, Apr 18th, 2014
BROOKINGS, The South Dakota State University Department of Communication Studies and Theatre will hold its first-ever career day April 23 at the Performing Arts Center on the SDSU campus.
The daylong event, which is free and open to the public, opens with a talk by Emmy award-winning TV producer Maria S. Schlatter. Clinton Brown, a headhunter, and Tasha Rohlfs, a

SDSU names asst. VP for safety, security

Posted: Friday, Apr 18th, 2014
BROOKINGS, South Dakota State University has named Don Challis the university's assistant vice president for safety and security.
Challis will oversee and coordinate the efforts of University Police Department, environmental health and safety, and emergency management.

Volunteers needed for History Day

Posted: Thursday, Apr 17th, 2014
BROOKINGS, South Dakota National History Day organizers are asking for volunteers to help with the April 23 contest in the University Student Union on the South Dakota State University campus. The South Dakota Agricultural Heritage Museum is hosting the daylong event.
"It takes between 50-100 volunteers for our state contest, and we very much appreciate the support from organizations and

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