Prairie Business Wire Report
WATERTOWN, S.D. - Lake Area Technical Institute, recipient of the national Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, and South Dakota State University, South Dakota’s 1862 land-grant university, are pleased to co-announce the Opening Doors Initiative. The initiative is a commitment to expand access to higher education for all South Dakotans by simplifying the transfer process, offering education through innovative delivery methods, and providing a support system for student success.
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Northern State University’s Master of Music Education degree has received final accreditation approval from the National Association of Schools of Music.
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Northern State University is offering something new this year at the Brown County Fair – a chance to win money to attend Northern. NSU is giving away $7,000 in scholarships for fall 2018. That’s seven $1,000 scholarships, or one for each day of the fair, which runs Aug. 14-20 at the Brown County Fairgrounds.
SIOUX FALLS, S,D, - Today, the City of Sioux Falls announced its intent to award the proposal for a mixed-use development in the Uptown area of downtown Sioux Falls. The City has selected Lloyd Companies to redevelop the 1.75-acre site at Second Street and Phillips Avenue that is now City-owned property. Plans include two buildings with a mix of office and retail space, apartments, a common courtyard, underground parking, and more.
Fargo – Fargo-based virtual reality firm Be More Colorful® wants the world to see North Dakota in all its 360-degree, fully interactive glory. The company is inviting the state’s citizens, expatriates and other North Dakota enthusiasts to help select attractions, businesses, communities and destinations in the state to be shared through a series of at least 10 “virtual reality experiences.”
Fargo, ND – Preference Employment Solutions has recently added a healthcare division with the acquisition of Converdia Health, LLC.Since 1987, Preference has been providing recruiting and staffing services in professional, administrative, industrial and, now, healthcare fields. Through personal, face-to-face consultations with both job seekers and employers, Preference coordinates well-matched employee-employer relationships.
BISMARCK – MetroPlains LLC opened the doors to a unique senior apartment complex today. Located in downtown Bismarck, the four-story building offers very desirable amenities and it’s affordable.
FARGO, ND – Indigo Signworks completed installation for the largest sign built in its company’s history for the Anheuser-Busch malt plant in Moorhead, MN.
Economic surprises have created unprecedented challenges and opportunities in agriculture.Farmers can attend an upcoming ag symposium to learn time-tested business principles that work regardless of business cycles or changing paradigms.