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THE SOUTH DAKOTAN MAGAZINE
Vol. 9 No. 1, Spring/Summer 2014
For alumni and friends of
the University of South Dakota
EDITORIAL STAFF
Kim Lee – Editor, Writer
Bryan Boettcher – Contributing Writer
Michelle Green ’04 – Contributing Writer
Katie McGuire – Contributing Writer
Terry Dyvig ’81 – Graphic Design
Betsy Rice – Contributing Writer
Phil Carter – Contributing Writer
ADMINISTRATION
James W. Abbott ’70, ’74 – University President
Kersten Johnson ’87 – Executive Director,
Alumni Association
Tena Haraldson – Director of Marketing
The South Dakotan
magazine is published by
the University of South Dakota Alumni Association
in cooperation with the University of South Dakota.
Requests for permission to reprint materials and
readers’ comments are welcome.
Send mail to:
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Phone: 605-677-6734
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Views expressed in
The South Dakotan
magazine
do not necessarily reflect the official position of
the University of South Dakota or the University
of South Dakota Alumni Association.
Copyright 2014
USD Alumni Association
Board of Directors
Jeanette “Jen” (Gebhart) Porter ’93, ’04, Chair,
Sioux Falls, S.D.
Paul Van Buren ’60, Vice Chair, Los Altos, Calif.
Staci (Kesling) Stern ’92, Treasurer, Chandler, Ariz.
Kersten Johnson ’87, Secretary, Alcester, S.D.
Chase Andersen ’99, Minneapolis, Minn.
Bryan Benson ’04, Seattle, Wash.
Maren Colon ’09, Washington, D.C.
Tom Froning ’73, Fargo, N.D.
Bush Fullerton, ’77, USD Foundation Trustee Designee,
Huron, S.D.
Jenifer Hatle ’12, Morrison, Colo.
Lorelei Heisinger ’89, Cedar Falls, Iowa
Jafar Karim ’93, Rapid City, S.D.
Chelsey Krull ’06, Chicago, Ill.
Cindi (Marek) Pochop ’87, ’91 Pierre, S.D.
James Stapleton, ’04, ’08, Omaha, Neb.
Tyler Tordsen, Student Designee, Rapid City, S.D.
Athletic Board of Control Delegates:
Brad Fowler ’81, Elk Point, S.D.
Rick Heller ’93, Olathe, Kan.
Photography:
Aaron Packard Photography
Joe Alquist
Archives and Special Collections, University Libraries
Greg Latza
Joan Marcus
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THE MAGAZINE OF THE UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH DAKOTA ALUMNI ASSOCIATION
DEPARTMENTS
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Around Campus
22
Foundation
33
Yote Notes
ATHLETICS
Arena Construction
Underway
$66 million complex scheduled
for 2016 –17 completion
FEATURES
26
Former Teammates
Share Special Bond
16
COVER STORY
Dakota Days
Remembered
Alumni share memories of
Dakota Days past
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Hello, My Name is Cody Strand
Alumnus takes talent to Broadway in
The Book of Mormon
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