Bismarck State College campus successes – August 2015

September 4, 2015

BSC presents symposium on the 1960s
“The ‘60s: Turmoil and Transformation” takes place Nov. 3-5 at BSC. Speakers include Pulitzer Prize winner Lawrence Wright, author Rick Perlstein on Nixon, journalist Andrew Chaikin on the space race, and documentary producer Lynn Novick and military historian Geoffrey Wawro on the Vietnam War. Entertainers include Bob Eubanks of “The Newlywed Game” and the New Christy Minstrels.


Holkup named outstanding adult instructor
Mark Holkup, associate professor of farm management education at Bismarck State College, received the 2015 Outstanding Adult Instructor Award from the North Dakota Association of Agricultural Educators.


BSC programs, faculty earn career and technical education awards
The North Dakota Association of Career and Technical Education named Associate Professor Vickie Volk as the Post-Secondary Teacher of the Year. BSC also earned Director’s Awards for Excellence from NDACTE in the areas of Business Education and Information Technology Education.