Lacy Stevens, biology major from Edgemont, was awarded the Marion Hilpert Memorial Scholarship for the 2014-15 academic year at Black Hills State University.
Students were recognized for their academic achievements during a special scholarship celebration earlier in the year. Students also met with the families and individuals that established the scholarships they received.
Founded in 1883, Black Hills State University is a master’s level University that promotes excellence in teaching and learning; supports research, creative and scholarly activities and provides service to the state, region, nation and global community. The third-largest University in South Dakota, BHSU enrolls nearly 4,500 students from each of the 66 counties in South Dakota, 44 states, and 29 different countries. Located in Spearfish, S.D., BHSU’s location in the beautiful Black Hills offers students endless options for recreation, unique research opportunities and a vibrant community.