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Research Could Lead to More Radiation-Resistant Graphite

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Karthik Chinnathambi is working toward a stronger, safer graphite material for use in nuclear environments.

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Registration Extended for Banned Book Week Lunch

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Casita Nepantla’s Banned Latino Books discussions continue through Sept. 30. All events are free and open to the public. Those who RSVP by Sept. 28 are also invited to lunch at noon on Sept. 30 in the Student Union Hatch D …

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Scientists Gather in Boise to Discuss Subduction Zone

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The meeting in Boise sponsored by the National Science Foundation will draw roughly 250 scientists from a range of disciplines and countries.

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Lecture on Asteroid Mission, Star Viewing Oct. 7

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On Sept. 8, NASA launched the OSIRIS-Rex (Origins Spectral Interpretation Resource Identification Security-Regolith Explorer) spacecraft to travel to a carbon-rich, near-Earth asteroid called Bennu. The spacecraft will rendezvous with the asteroid in 2018 and ultimately bring samples of Bennu back …

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Speech and Debate Team Opens Season with Big Win

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              The Pi Kappa Delta National Champion Boise State Speech and Debate team kicked off its 2016-17 season with a strong performance at the Northwest Nazarene Season Opener Forensics Tournament in Nampa Sept. 23-24. Competing …

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Attend a Graduate Defense

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The campus community is invited to attend the following graduate defenses: Nathaniel Hoffman When: Noon, Monday, Oct. 3Where: City Center Plaza, Room 242Title: Journalism’s Data Turn: Building a Data-Driven, Idaho Legislative Web PortalProgram: Master of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies Abstract: …

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Housing Welcomes New Faculty in Residence

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The Faculty in Residence (FIR) program was established to create better opportunities for students in the housing community to connect with professors outside of the classroom.

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Plan Your Lunch This Week Above ‘The Blue’

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Boise State University faculty and staff are invited to have lunch with a view — above the blue field of Albertsons Stadium. Bronco Zone lunches are offered from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. each Wednesday and Thursday in the Stueckle Sky Center. The …

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Grad Student Studying Wildfire Decision Making

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Geosciences graduate student Katie Gibble will interview wildfire decision makers at all levels.

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Dutch Bros. Coffee Truck Coming to Campus

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Adding to the food truck boom on campus, Dining Services has welcomed Dutch Bros. Coffee as a visitor from 7:30-11 a.m. every Monday and Wednesday for the remainder of the school year, beginning Sept. 26. The Dutch Bros. truck will be stationed …

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Katherine Landau Wright

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Katherine Landau Wright Assistant Professor Department of Literacy, Language and Culture College of Education Katherine Landau Wright was awarded the Association of Literacy Educators and Researchers (ALER) Dissertation Award for 2016.  Along with a monetary award, Wright has been invited to …

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Max’s Minute: Improving Taleo and Oracle Financials Cloud

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Max Davis-Johnson, associate vice president for information technology and chief information officer, blogs regularly about his vision of transparency, customers and collaboration. Boise State University recently introduced two significant enterprise system upgrades. Taleo Talent Acquisition was rolled out in June of …

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