Dickinson State University campus successes

May 17, 2017

McGill and Caperton named DSU’s 2017 Outstanding Graduates

Jalyn McGill and Tesla Caperton were named Dickinson State University’s 2017 Outstanding Graduates at the Outstanding Graduate Luncheon held Friday, May 12, in the Student Center Ballroom. The Outstanding Graduate Award is the highest honor bestowed on two graduating seniors by the university. McGill and Caperton were nominated along with 16 other students by faculty in their academic departments for exceptional performance in their fields of study.


Blue Hawk Track & Field teams win NSAA outdoor conference titles

Both the men and women’s track and field teams at Dickinson State University won the 2017 North Star Athletic Association (NSAA) Outdoor Track & Field Conference Championships at Al Cassell Field Friday, May 12. This is the third consecutive title for the men’s team.


DSU awards graduates at 97th spring commencement ceremony

Dickinson State University held its 97th spring commencement ceremony at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 13, in Scott Gymnasium. The university awarded 161 baccalaureate degrees and 37 associate degrees. One hundred twenty students celebrated their accomplishment by walking across the platform to receive their diplomas from the university’s 12th president, Dr. Thomas Mitzel.