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President Kustra: Boise State Will Be a Leader in Preparing Students for Success Beyond the Major

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Boise State University President Bob Kustra challenged the faculty and staff of Idaho’s largest university Wednesday to tackle the challenges facing higher education with a “ceaseless focus on our students and their success.”

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New School of Public Service Building Planned for West End of Campus

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It will be located across University Drive from the Micron Business and Economics Building on the southwest corner of campus.

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Marilyn Shuler Human Rights Initiative to Focus on Education, Unity and Advocacy  

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The initiative will offer human rights education and teach smart advocacy skills on campus. It will eventually include an academic certificate in human rights issues and advocacy, as well as offer events open to all in the community.

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Boise State Announces Formation of New School of the Arts

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Boise State University will be home to a new School of the Arts, President Bob Kustra announced on Aug. 16 during his annual campus-wide State of the University address to faculty and staff. The new School of the Arts, which …

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Swig64 Winners Are Paragons of Hydration

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The Broncofit Swig64 employee wellness challenge began on July 10 and encouraged Boise State faculty and staff to hydrate more throughout the day. The goal was to drink 64 ounces per day for 28 days. There were 127 participants in the …

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Boise State Offers Deadline Extension for Wildland Firefighters

With the 2017 escalating fire season in Idaho and the West, Boise State University is extending the deadlines for firefighters for admissions, registration, fee payment, housing check-in and dropping or adding a class. The university recognizes these students’ roles in …

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Retirement Reception for Lori Dawkins is Aug. 18

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Join fellow faculty and staff members for a retirement reception in honor of Lori Dawkins on Aug. 18. Dawkins began working for Boise State University in 1988 in the Extended Studies office in Mountain Home. A few years later after …

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Learning Technology Changes for Fall 2017

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Over the summer, the Office of Information Technology (OIT) was busy making improvements to the learning technologies you use every day. Check out the roundup of some of what’s new: Major updates to Blackboard features and design New features for iClicker Cloud …

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Answering Data Questions with Pyramid Analytics

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Accessing data and finding information is essential to daily operations and long-term evaluation of Boise State programs and services. Pyramid Analytics is a reporting tool that can be used to find answer to your data questions. Training is available for beginning users …

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Boise State Program Supports Online Course Design and Teaching

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Multimedia storytelling, survey of western art and marketing are among the online course subjects that faculty designed and developed through Boise State’s eCampus Quality Instruction Program (eQIP) this summer. More than 60 individuals, listed below, participated in eQIP professional development offerings …

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Join Colleagues for the State of the University Address Aug. 16

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The address at 10 a.m. in the Morrison Center and is immediately followed by the President’s Picnic on the Quad.

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Angela Garcia Retirement Reception Aug. 24

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The campus community is invited to celebrate with Angela Garcia, management assistant for the School of Allied Health Sciences, as she retires after more than 30 years of service to Boise State.  The celebration will begin at 3 p.m. Aug. 24 in …

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