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Sign Up for Departmental Homecoming Decoration Competition by Oct. 26

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It’s time for the annual Homecoming campus decoration competition – departments are encouraged to sign up and compete to creatively exhibit their Boise State pride. The registration deadline is Friday, Oct. 26. Register here. While there is no official homecoming …

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Boise Chamber Music Series Hosts London Handel Players, Baroque Dancers

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The London Handel Players and baroque dancers Mary Collins and Steven Player will perform the second concert of the 2018-2019 season of the Boise Chamber Music Series at the Velma V. Morrison Recital Hall. The London Handel Players, an ensemble …

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College of Business and Economics Names O’Morrow as Senior Director

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The College of Business and Economics (COBE) has named Brian O’Morrow senior director of Executive Education and Master of Business Administration (MBA) programs for working professionals. “Brian is known for launching and leading programs that are focused on exceptional student …

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Free Balance, Strength and Physical Function Class for Adults 50 and Older

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The School of Allied Health Sciences Department of Kinesiology is offering a free seven-week strength, function and balance class for adults of 50 years of age and older who are looking to improve their physical function. The objective of this …

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COBE, Venture College Play Large Role in Boise’s Startup Week

Idaho’s largest entrepreneur-centered event, Boise Startup Week, marks its third year Oct. 17-19 with an array of startup-related events in downtown Boise. Activities include a recruiting social, a block party, panel discussions, breakout sessions and a new Technology Pitch Competition …

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From the Amazon, to Washington, D.C., to Boise State: A New Exhibition Opens

The Ese’Eja People of the Amazon: Connected by a Thread, will open Oct. 18 at the Ron and Linda Yanke Research Center gallery. It will give visitors an intimate look at the lives of one of the last indigenous tribes …

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Blackboard Is Moving to the Cloud

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Blackboard Learn will be unavailable Friday, Dec. 21 through Thursday, Dec. 27 for a scheduled upgrade. In an effort to reduce the complexity of Blackboard service management, this upgrade will move Boise State’s self-hosted instance of Blackboard to a Software …

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Free Geraniums for Boise State Faculty, Staff

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Landscapers will be removing the geraniums from the ‘B’ near the Student Union Building and tennis courts on Wednesday, Oct. 10. Faculty, staff and students who would like to try overwintering them are encouraged to bring a box or some type of …

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Research Compliance Updates: Biosafety, Animal Use, Drones in Research, Responsible Conduct of Research

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During two sessions in October, the Office of Research Compliance will provide updates on the biosafety committee and implementing a biosafety-focused lab visit program, the animal care committee and protocol tips, drones in research and Responsible Conduct of Research requirements. …

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Apply Now for Boise State’s Transformative Research Fellowship Program

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According to national trends, there exists a growing tension between productivity and innovation for university faculty, as more scholars shy away from pursuing transformative research questions in lieu of predictable outcomes that more reliably lead to career advancement. Will Hughes, …

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Reserve Your Seat: Boise State Public Radio and HuffPost Host Conversation on Medicaid Expansion

Idahoans will make the decision in the upcoming Nov. 6 election whether or not to expand Medicaid in Idaho. The ballot initiative has attracted attention from local and national news outlets. Boise State Public Radio and HuffPost will cohost a …

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Network Maintenance Scheduled Sunday, October 14

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The Office of Information Technology will perform network maintenance 6-9 a.m. on Sunday, Oct. 14. Campus network systems may be unavailable for brief periods of time during the maintenance period. For additional information, contact the Help Desk at (208) 426-4357 …

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