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Meet Commencement Speaker Ashley Potzernitz

Ashley Potzernitz’s family has lived in Jackson, Wyoming, for seven generations. She grew up “very lucky,” she said, with her extended family all around her. She rode horses, fished on her grandfather’s boat and studied hard in school. The double-major in … (Read More) Meet Commencement Speaker Ashley Potzernitz

Boise State’s First Large Enrollment Active Learning Classroom

Over the last few years, the Center for Teaching and Learning, supported by funds from the National Science Foundation WIDER-PERSIST grant, has supported faculty, especially in STEM disciplines, to increase their use of evidence-based instructional practices (EBIPs) in their teaching. … (Read More) Boise State’s First Large Enrollment Active Learning Classroom

Boise State Alumni Association Honors Top Ten Scholars Including 10 from COAS on April 16

Ten outstanding Boise State University graduating seniors will be recognized for their exceptional academic success at the annual Top Ten Scholars reception at 4:30 p.m. Monday, April 16, in the Stueckle Sky Center. The event is free but registration is required … (Read More) Boise State Alumni Association Honors Top Ten Scholars Including 10 from COAS on April 16

Association of Office Professionals Hosts Professional Development Day

  Professional Development Day is a one-day conference that will take place from 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.  April 6 in the Micron Business and Economics Building. Held annually by the Boise State University Association of Office Professionals, the event will provide training … (Read More) Association of Office Professionals Hosts Professional Development Day

Psychology Department Recruiting Families for Research Opportunities

Boise State University’s Department of Psychology is actively recruiting Boise-area families that are interested in volunteering for future research studies. Psychology faculty Cynthia Campbell, April Masarik and Jennifer Weaver are seeking out families of all types and sizes who are interested in … (Read More) Psychology Department Recruiting Families for Research Opportunities

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

Former Dean of Students John Phillips’ Memorial Service is July 3

John Lawrence Phillips, former Dean of Students at Boise State, passed away on June 16 at the age of 93. Phillips began his Boise State career in 1955. After earning his Ph.D. from the University of Utah, he was appointed director … (Read More) Former Dean of Students John Phillips’ Memorial Service is July 3

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

Where in the World? Psychological Sciences Professor in Portugal

Pennie Seibert standing in the Praca do Comercio, one of the largest squares in Europe. Psychology professor Pennie Seibert is in Lisbon, Portugal, presenting research at the 28th annual meeting of The European Society of Paediatric and Neonatal Intensive Care. The title … (Read More) Where in the World? Psychological Sciences Professor in Portugal

Registration Now Open for Treasure Valley Adjunct Conference

The first annual Treasure Valley Adjunct Conference (TVAC) will celebrate the scholarship and innovative teaching practices of adjunct faculty throughout the valley. The conference is a collaboration between Boise State, the College of Western Idaho and Northwest Nazarene University and … (Read More) Registration Now Open for Treasure Valley Adjunct Conference