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South Dakota State Historical Society History Conference

  • When Apr 25, 2019 05:00 PM to Apr 26, 2019 03:00 PM
  • Where RAMKOTA CONVENTION CENTER, 920 W. Sioux Ave., Pierre, SD 57501
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New Insights into Old Stories

The South Dakota State Historical Society's annual History Conference will be held April 26th and 27th at the Ramkota Conference Center in Pierre. The conference theme, New Insights Into Old Stories, will focus on innovative historical research projects from across the state. The way we discover, use, and share South Dakota's history is continually changing and conference attendees will hear how modern tools, techniques, and resources transform our understanding of South Dakota's history.

The conference draws 100-200 history lovers from across the state including business professionals, educators, undergraduate and graduate students, archivists, authors, and librarians. All are welcome! Historical Society members receive $15 off on registration.

Teacher Certificate Renewal Credit

Teachers can obtain up to one renewal credit or fifteen contact hours, provided they:

  • Register for the Annual History Conference
  • Pay the additional Continuing Education Contact Hours fee of $30.00
  • Attend one pre-conference activity (included in the conference registration fee, but must sign up in advance)
  • Attend all conference sessions
  • Attend the History Day student poster session
  • Attend the Friday awards dinner and Saturday luncheon (included in the conference registration fee)

Call the Historical Society at 605-773-3458 for more information.