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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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Idaho Conference on Undergraduate Research Flourishes at Boise State

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Boise State University held the fourth annual Idaho Conference on Undergraduate Research (ICUR) on July 26-27 that drew hundreds of students, faculty and members of the community. The conference showcases the leading edge of undergraduate research across the state in …

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Photo of the Week – August 3

Students perform at the TRIO Upward Bound final day.

These high school students, along with more than 100 others from seven schools across the Treasure Valley and beyond, presented final performances for the six- week TRIO Upward Bound summer program at Boise State University. The students lived in dorms, worked …

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​P​etya Stoyanova Johnson

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​P​etya Stoyanova Johnson TRIO ETS Director College of Education Petya Stoyanova Johnson has been selected as the new ​Boise State University ​TRIO ETS director. Johnson has been an educational specialist for the programs since 2008 and served many of the target schools. She also worked as …

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Shari Ellertson, Joe Champion, Wanchen Chang

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Shari Ellertson, Joe Champion, Wanchen Chang Institutional Research; Mathematics; Curriculum, Instruction and Foundational Studies Shari Ellertson, Joe Champion and Wanchen Chang recently co-presented a session titled “Using High School Transcripts to Model College STEM Selection and Success” at the 57th …

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Evelyn Johnson

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Evelyn Johnson Professor Early and Special Education College of Education Evelyn Johnson has accepted the position of scientific director for the Lee Pesky Learning Center. As such, Johnson will develop and direct a national research and training center in partnership …

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Janet Pina Eledezma Receives Inaugural Scott Willison Memorial Scholarship

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Janet Pina Eledezma, a junior studying sociology at Boise State University, is the first to receive the Scott Willison Memorial Scholarship. The scholarship is directed at students who have overcome obstacles to attend Boise State. In addition to a monetary …

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College of Education

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College of Education Faculty, staff and graduate students Researchers from Boise State’s College of Education are back after visiting San Antonio, Texas, where they attended the annual meeting for the American Educational Research Association (AERA) April 27-May 1. Thirty faculty …

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Center for School Improvement to Host Financial Literacy Camp for Kids

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This summer, the Center for School Improvement and Policy Studies will host Camp CashEd, an interactive financial literacy camp geared for youth ages 10-14. Attendees will participate in hands-on activities to solve a variety of financial challenges. Camp CashEd missions …

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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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Boise State Celebrates 100th Commencement, First on ‘The Blue’

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Boise State’s spring Commencement ceremony — the university’s 100th — honored graduates on “The Blue” Saturday, 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 …

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Boise State Alumni Association Honors Top Ten Scholars April 21

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The scholars, joined by their parents and professors, will gather for a reception that recognizes the students’ academic excellence and the tremendous influence specific faculty members have had on their success.

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