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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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Idaho Students to Learn Hands-On Lessons in Global Economics at Boise State

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More than 1,100 high school students from across Idaho will descend on the Jordan Ballroom at Boise State University in the coming weeks to prove their knowledge, creativity and enthusiasm for global economics. After a full semester of studying, researching …

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Michele Carney

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Michele Carney Assistant Professor Curriculum, Instruction and Foundational Studies College of Education Michele Carney is currently hosting an NSF-funded conference in San Antonio, Texas, titled Validity Evidence for Measurement in Mathematics Education. Carney is serving as a Co-PI with Jonathan Bostic …

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Conference on Children’s Literature April 21-22

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The ninth annual Idaho Conference on Youth and Children’s Literature and Writing will take place Friday, April 21, and Saturday, April 22, at Rediscovered Bookshop and at the Boise State Student Union Building. Featured speakers will include Wendy McClure, editorial …

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Yu-Chang Hsu, Sally Baldwin and Yu-Hui Ching

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Yu-Chang Hsu, Sally Baldwin and Yu-Hui Ching Department of Educational Technology College of Education Yu-Chang Hsu, associate professor, Sally Baldwin, doctoral student, and Yu-Hui Ching, assistant professor in the Department of Educational Technology, published an article titled “Learning through making …

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Registration Open for Undergrad Women’s Leadership Conference

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Registration is now open for the National Education for Women (NEW) Leadership Idaho conference, a week-long program designed to help Idaho’s collegiate women become leaders in their communities. NEW Leadership Idaho is a competitive statewide program and any female Idaho resident …

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Sally Baldwin and Yu-Hui Ching

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Sally Baldwin and Yu-Hui Ching Department of Educational Technology College of Education Sally Baldwin, doctoral student, and Yu-Hui Ching, assistant professor in the Department of Educational Technology, published an article entitled “Interactive Storytelling: Opportunities for Online Course Design” in TechTrends. The …

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College of Education Graduate Programs Ranked Among Top 50 Public Universities

Rich Osguthorpe, dean of the College of Education, and Michael Humphrey, associate professor in the department of Early and Special Education, hood Lisa Beymer during Boise State’s 2016 spring commencement ceremony. Beymer received an Ed.D. in curriculum and instruction with a cognate in special education.

This is the highest ranking to date for the college and puts it in the top 3 in the Northwest.

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Yu-Chang Hsu

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Yu-Chang Hsu Associate Professor Department of Educational Technology College of Education Yu-Chang Hsu has been selected for the fourth year as one of the coaches to work with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Media Lab at the Center for Mobile …

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Boise State, Idaho Power Launch High-Performance Computer

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Any researcher on campus can submit a request to use it – in fact, multiple researchers can use it at once.

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