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Steve Swanson Partners with Local Classroom to Promote STEM Education

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To celebrate Teacher Appreciation Week, former NASA astronaut Steve Swanson co-taught an 11th grade chemistry class at Mountain View High School. Swanson is Boise State’s distinguished educator in residence; to teach the chemistry class he partnered with IDoTeach and new Boise State graduate, Melissa …

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Celebrate Bike to Work Week May 13-20

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The Treasure Valley Cycling Alliance is celebrating national Bike to Work Week May 13-20 by encouraging commuters to take their foot of the gas and put it to the pedal, instead. The alliance has a host of events going on …

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InnovateHER 2017 Submissions Currently Being Accepted

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The Idaho Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is once again facilitating the InnovateHER: Innovating for Women prize competition held by the U.S. Small Business Administration. The goal of the competition is to unearth and commercialize innovative products that help positively …

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Boise State Students Learn Marble Carving from World-Renowned Master

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In the on-campus studio of Benjamin Victor, a dozen Boise State art students, faculty and staff stand before blocks of Italian marble, envisioning how to carve the stone into replicas of famous works by Michelangelo and Bernini. This is where …

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Boise State Says Goodbye to Lois Santillanes

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The campus community is mourning the loss of Lois Santillanes, a long-time Bronco and a founding member of the Boise State Association of Office Professionals (BSUAOP). Santillanes started her employment at Boise State in 1971 and retired from accounts payable 36 …

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Construction to Begin on Center for Fine Arts May 15

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After the official groundbreaking ceremony held May 2, the Boise State University Center for Fine Arts construction timeline will begin next week. Construction fence will be placed Monday, May 15, around the western half of the West Reserve Towers and …

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Registration Will Soon Be Required to Use Bronco-Guest Wireless

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Beginning Wednesday, May 17, you’ll need to register your devices in order to use the Bronco-Guest wireless network. Once you provide and verify a valid email address, you can use Bronco-Guest for seven days. If you continue using Bronco-Guest, you’ll …

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Faculty Learning Community: Language Diversity and Teaching

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The Center for Teaching and Learning and Boise State’s English Language Support Programs are offering a new Language Diversity and Teaching Faculty Learning Community (FLC) for fall 2017. This FLC will be a group of approximately 6 faculty members from …

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Boise State Students, Faculty and Staff Win Big at Idaho Press Club Awards

Boise State University took home an impressive 35 awards at the awards banquet May 6.

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Health Services Offers Camp, Sports Physicals for Kids

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Do you have a child enrolled in camp this summer, or are they starting a sport in the fall? Some camps and sports programs require that children see a health care provider for a physical exam before participating. Health Services provides camp …

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Photo of the Week – May 8

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Boise State’s spring Commencement ceremony — the university’s 100th — honored graduates on “The Blue” May 6 in Albertsons Stadium. More than 1,750 students participated. In total, 2,369 students received 2,682 degrees and certificates. Of those, 617 were eligible for …

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Boise State’s Rachel Elena Gallina is a Truman Scholar

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Boise State University student Rachel Elena Gallina has been awarded the prestigious Harry S. Truman Scholarship. Gallina, who will graduate in May 2018 with a bachelor of arts in economics and an Arabic studies minor, is the second person in …

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