Dickinson, ND- Dickinson State University has been recognized as a Five-Star Institution for Champions of Character. The Blue Hawks have been awarded the level of Bronze based on a point system designed by the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics. This year the points were awarded on a five-star scorecard. Points are awarded through character driven activities such as: GPA, community service, academic focus, and conduct during competition to name a few.
There are three levels including gold (90-100 points), silver (75-89 points), and bronze (60-74 points). For 2016-2017 there were 66 gold level winners, 76 silver level winners, and 41 bronze level winners. This is an opportunity for the NAIA to recognize those institutions striving to make a difference on the field, court, classroom and community.
Congratulations to the Blue Hawks athletic department, student athletes and Dickinson State University for receiving this prestigious award.
Click here to view NAIA Five Star Champions of Character Scorecard Winners