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Three Boise State Teams to Compete for $1 Million Hult Prize

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Boise State teams will compete in Dubai, London and Shanghai.

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New Urban Studies Program Prepares Students to Contribute to Cities Great and Small

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The program received State Board approval on Dec. 15 and will officially launch this fall.

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Science Building Back Open After Chemical Explosion

The Science Building is back open this morning after being evacuated and closed overnight. Nitric acid and isopropyl alcohol mixed and caused a small explosion under a chemical hood in the lab in Room 308. No one was seriously injured but …

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Classes Resume at 10 a.m. Thursday Morning

Boise State classes will begin as scheduled starting at 10 a.m. this morning.

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Quick Survey Helps Students Assess Natural Hazard Awareness

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Students in assistant professor Brittany Brand’s geosciences class are conducting a research study to evaluate the public’s knowledge of, and level of preparedness for, local natural hazards. The class goal is for 500 individuals to complete the survey. “The more …

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Dueling Pianos at the SUB Jan. 26

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Need a night out? Students, faculty, staff and the community are invited to dinner, mocktails and a show at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 26, in the Student Union Simplot Ballroom. Killer Keyz by Dueling Pianos Anywhere is the top-rated dueling …

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Get a Free Scientific Computing Consultation and a Cookie

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Research Computing is offering a new service to campus departments with scientific computing problems. Coffee and Cookie Consults for Researchers brings the experts to your department for one-on-one chats on issues ranging from data formats and visualization software to programming and …

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Former Amazon Executive to Speak Jan. 27

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Tom Beckwith, a former worldwide vice president of services sales at Amazon.com, is coming to campus Jan. 27 to discuss his career and how Amazon.com went from a book store to the place to find, discover and buy anything on …

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Faculty Scholarships Available for Refugee Conference Feb. 6-7

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Faculty and staff interested in attending the Idaho Conference on Refugees Feb 6-7 at Boise State can access a scholarship through the Provost’s Office that covers half of the registration fee. The scholarship reduces the cost to attend from $100 …

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Tavis Smiley to Keynote Boise State MLK Celebration

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From his celebrated conversations with world figures to his work to inspire the next generation of leaders, Tavis Smiley has emerged as an outstanding voice for change.

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Wellness Screenings Offered in January, February

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When life gets busy, it’s not always easy to schedule an annual wellness screening with your medical provider. As a part of BroncoFit, Boise State brings wellness screenings to you. Health Services is hosting health screening clinics on campus in January …

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Engaging Pedagogies Grant Program Seeks Proposals

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The “Engaging Pedagogies for Student Success – Making Good Courses Great” grant program seeks proposals to transform course structures and/or pedagogy to increase student retention, success and learning. Supported by the Provost’s Office, this program is designed to support the …

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