Tuition and fees at South Dakota's six public universities would increase by an average of 2.9 percent next school year under one plan the state Board of Regents is set to consider at its meeting next week.
More than 1,200 students are attending the 36th Annual American Indian Higher Education Consortium with day 2 kicking off on Sunday.
Black Hills FOX Reporter Katrina Lim gives us a glimpse on some of the conference's events.
The annual American Indian Higher Education Consortium conference hosted a meeting of the minds - with the presidents of all 37 tribal colleges across the country.
They say tribal colleges provide a place in their community to hit the books with a focus on native culture.
Statistics show there aren't very many women involved in careers under the science, technology, engineering, and math umbrella.
But as Black Hills FOX's Heather Janssen reports, one event looks to change that.
Doctor Seuss is a writer whose works we all hail,
Including those in an elementary school they call Pinedale.
March second is the time of the great rhymer's birthday,
Which is why students are calling it Grinchy Green Day.
Engineers Week continued at the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology on Thursday.
Middle school students were on campus taking part in Engineering and Science Day, which included a Magic Chemistry Show.