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Alumna Earns NSF Research Fellowship to Study Mechanisms of Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s

Iva Stojkovska Boise State University alumna Iva Stojkovska has been awarded a highly competitive graduate research fellowship from the National Science Foundation (NSF). The three-year research fellowship includes a $34,000 annual stipend and $12,000 education allotment. Stojkovska graduated from Boise State as … (Read More) Alumna Earns NSF Research Fellowship to Study Mechanisms of Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s

Proteins Developed at Boise State Effectively Fight 58 Types of Tumors

Boise State University researchers have created anti-cancer drugs that are effective at killing 58 of the 60 types of tumors found in the National Cancer Institutes NCI-60 panel of cancer cells, which affect nine organ systems in the human body. … (Read More) Proteins Developed at Boise State Effectively Fight 58 Types of Tumors

Boise State Joins Federal Climate Science Center University Consortium

Boise State University is one of five new university partners in the U.S. Department of the Interior’s Northwest Climate Science Center (CSC) university consortium. The University of Washington will host the consortium; other university partners include the University of Montana, Washington State University … (Read More) Boise State Joins Federal Climate Science Center University Consortium

Idaho Conference on Undergraduate Research Flourishes at Boise State

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 … (Read More) Idaho Conference on Undergraduate Research Flourishes at Boise State

Scholarship Campaign Doubles Goal, Expanding Opportunities for Boise State Students

Thanks to the generosity of alumni and friends, Boise State University has concluded its Extraordinary Times, Extraordinary Opportunities scholarship campaign with gifts and pledges totaling more than $52 million, more than doubling the campaign’s original goal. The four-and- a-half- year campaign was … (Read More) Scholarship Campaign Doubles Goal, Expanding Opportunities for Boise State Students

Boise State Researchers Use NASA Grant to Study Bone Loss in Space

Gunes Uzer talks to students in his lab. Our slim body of knowledge of the universe is vastly overshadowed by what we do not know – whether there is sentient life on other planets, whether there are other planets that … (Read More) Boise State Researchers Use NASA Grant to Study Bone Loss in Space

Sign up Now for Idaho Conference on Undergraduate Research

The Idaho Conference on Undergraduate Research (ICUR), the first of its kind in the state of Idaho, showcases the leading edge of undergraduate research in all disciplines. This year’s conference is July 26-27 in the Student Union Building and features student … (Read More) Sign up Now for Idaho Conference on Undergraduate Research

Researcher Seeking Cancer Survivors for Study

Cheryl Jorcyk, Department of Biological Sciences, is seeking participants from the campus community (and beyond) to work with her senior biology students who are studying the molecular biology of cancer. This project is part of a service-learning component of the class. … (Read More) Researcher Seeking Cancer Survivors for Study

Boise State Student, Graduate Recognized by Fulbright Program

Juliette Rubin and Cody Wetherelt A Boise State student and a recent graduate have been recognized by the Fulbright U.S. Student Program. Juliette Rubin has been awarded a research fellowship in Madagascar, and Cody Wetherelt is a Fulbright alternate for … (Read More) Boise State Student, Graduate Recognized by Fulbright Program

Boise State Researcher Gets $529,000 NASA Grant to Study Effects of Light, Noise on Wildlife

A team of researchers led by Boise State assistant professor Neil Carter have been awarded a $529,000 grant from NASA to study the effects of human-made light and noise on wildlife in the United States. Carter and his team will … (Read More) Boise State Researcher Gets $529,000 NASA Grant to Study Effects of Light, Noise on Wildlife