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SDSU Prepares For School Year

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SDSU Prepares For School Year

Campuses across the state are preparing for the rush of students returning next week. South Dakota State University President Dr. David Chicoine says they expect a rebound of sorts for incoming freshmen…

Chicoine says while new student numbers are important, they are also working to keep students coming back for their second and third years…

Chicoine says they don’t think there will be much change in their grad school numbers…

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