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Behind the Research: A Deep Dive into a Gold Standard Study

South Dakota State University student wins American Society for Nutrition with the Graduate Student Research Award for “Effects of Lean Pork on Microbiota and Microbial-Metabolite Trimethylamine-N-Oxide: A Randomized Controlled Non-Inferiority...
11-Jul-2022 1:55 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Karabon Named Wendell and Marlys Thompson Director of the School of Education, Counseling and Human Development

Anne Karabon is the first recipient of the Wendell and Marlys Thompson Director of SDSU's School of Education, Counseling and Human Development.
13-Jun-2022 9:55 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Kumar Named Dean of the Jerome J. Lohr College of Engineering

Sanjeev Kumar has accepted the position of endowed dean of the Jerome J. Lohr College of Engineering. Kumar comes to SDSU from Southern Illinois University Carbondale, where he has served as a professor and director of the School of Civil,...
10-Jun-2022 9:55 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Developing solid-state lithium-ion batteries

Four South Dakota State University faculty members will help improve battery technologies through the Center for Electrochemical Energy Storage, a new governor's research center.
2-Mar-2022 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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NSF study examines Alaskan children’s interactions with nature

The experiences children have at a young age help form their identity and relationships with the natural world—and where they grow up impacts that environmental identity and sense of place.
18-Feb-2022 1:25 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Varying cover crop mixture, seeding rates may improve outcomes

A precise approach to selecting and planting cover crops that considers variability within a field will produce better results for farmers.
17-Feb-2022 2:45 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Gene mutations not random, but clustered

An international team of researchers found that the distribution of mutations is skewed toward areas of the genome that are less likely to cause harm and more likely to benefit the organism.
14-Feb-2022 1:45 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Refining Career Path Through Undergraduate Research

Undergraduate research at South Dakota State and Mayo Clinic has helped a physic/biochemistry major refine his career pathway.
9-Feb-2022 12:25 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Training rehabilitation counselors

Counselors who are specially trained to provide adjustment services to people with disability help their clients find gainful employment.
27-Nov-2019 3:40 PM EST

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Maintaining reliability, resilience while integrating renewable energy

Energy generated by solar panels and wind turbines interfaces to the electricity grid using power electronic converters—but how will these converter-based and traditional-based control systems interact to ensure voltage and frequency stability?
20-Nov-2019 1:45 PM EST

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Nurse-researcher to help develop tribal palliative care programs

Delivering palliative care to rural, frontier areas is difficult, but the lack of infrastructure makes developing programs for three Northern Plains Indian tribes even more challenging.
13-Nov-2019 5:00 PM EST

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Expanding Role of RNs to Serve Rural Communities

To address the shortage of health-care professionals in rural and underserved areas, nurse-researchers are helping rural clinics more fully utilize registered nurses in primary care and have expanded the South Dakota State University nursing...
26-Jun-2019 4:40 PM EDT

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Ramping Corn Production for E15 Blend Using Precision Agriculture

18-Oct-2018 11:55 AM EDT

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Helping Sunflower Producers Fight Stem Canker

Fungicides can help prevent the lodging and yield loss that stem canker causes, but timing is crucial. A new disease-forecasting model that predicts stem canker risk can help.
23-Feb-2018 12:05 PM EST

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Identifying Pathogens That Cause Soybean Stem Canker

Soybean diseases caused by various species of Diaporthe pathogens are on the rise and scientists are identifying the pathogens behind this increase.
2-Nov-2017 6:05 PM EDT

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More Bat Sightings Coincide with Fledglings Leaving Nest

An increased number of bat sightings in the fall coincide with young bat being encouraged to leave the nest and fend for themselves.
25-Aug-2017 10:05 AM EDT

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Founded in 1881, South Dakota State University is the state’s Morrill Act land-grant institution as well as its largest, most comprehensive school of higher education. SDSU confers degrees from seven different colleges representing more than 200 majors, minors and specializations. The institution also offers 36 master’s degree programs, 15 Ph.D. and two professional programs.

The work of the university is carried out on a residential campus in Brookings, at sites in Sioux Falls, Pierre and Rapid City, and through Extension offices and Agricultural Experiment Station research sites across the state. SDSU's research expenditures for the 2018 fiscal year were more than $60 million.


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