Students at the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology are paying tribute to the late president of their university.
Mines student will unveil a 5-foot by 8-foot charcoal drawing of the late President Robert A. Wharton during a student art exhibit Friday. Wharton died in September of complications from earlier cancer treatments. He was 60 years old.
The drawing features Wharton scaling Antarctica's glacial peaks and was a collaborative effort among students.
It will be hung in the east stairwell of the Classroom Building on campus.
The public is invited to attend the art exhibit, which runs from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Refreshments will be served.
Most Popular Today
- 1.Retail & Restaurants
Local Applebee's Restaurants Won't Have Tablets Yet
GreatLife Malaska Golf & Fitness Announcement
New Apartments At Willow Run
Sioux Falls Experiencing Financial Prosperity
Pierre Travelers Face Cancellations, Delays
- 6.College, General
NCAA Championships Mean Big Business For Sioux Falls
- 7.Your Money Matters, Affordable Care Act
HealthCare.gov Gets Up To Speed
Minnesota2020: Increase Minimum Wage To $9.50
Local Businesses Recognized For Employing Individuals With Disabilities
New iPhone App To Improve Golf Swing