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Boise State Political Science Senior Selected to Serve on National Council

Eva Rodriguez, a first generation Latina student at Boise State University, has been selected to serve on the prestigious Student Advisory Council (SAC) for the American Association of University Women (AAUW). Rodriguez will travel to Washington, D.C. in early November … (Read More) Boise State Political Science Senior Selected to Serve on National Council

Data Released on Youth Experiencing Homelessness in Ada County

Boise State University’s Idaho Policy Institute, within the School of Public Service, teamed up with the City of Boise, Ada County and Chapin Hall at the University of Chicago for Voices of Youth Count, a first-of-its-kind national effort aimed at … (Read More) Data Released on Youth Experiencing Homelessness in Ada County

IPI Assistant Director Shares Results of Pre-K Research

Idaho Policy Institute (IPI) Assistant Director, Vanessa Fry, presented the results of IPI’s evaluation of a free pre-kindergarten program at a press event at the Whitney Community Center. The program provides free, high quality, preschool education to 3-5 year olds … (Read More) IPI Assistant Director Shares Results of Pre-K Research

Urban Studies Professor of the Practice Honored for Excellence in History

Dr. Jennifer Stevens, a Boise State professor of the practice in Urban Studies and Community Development and History, will receive a 2017 Mayor’s Awards for Excellence in the Arts and History. She will be honored for “Excellence in History.” Stevens … (Read More) Urban Studies Professor of the Practice Honored for Excellence in History

School of Public Service Saddened by Passing of Governor Cecil D. Andrus

The School of Public Service is saddened to learn of the passing of Governor Cecil D. Andrus, who passed away Thursday evening. Governor Andrus, called “Idaho’s Greatest Governor” in a recent biography, made innumerable contributions to the State of Idaho … (Read More) School of Public Service Saddened by Passing of Governor Cecil D. Andrus

In Memoriam: Governor Cecil D. Andrus

th Century. Idaho has elected only one statewide Democrat since he left office in 1995. Born in Hood River, Oregon on August 25, 1931, Andrus studied engineering at Oregon State University before enlisting in the United States Navy during the … (Read More) In Memoriam: Governor Cecil D. Andrus

Three Political Science Majors Among University’s 2016 Top Ten Undergraduate Scholars

The School of Public Service’s Political Science Department may be small, but it’s making a big splash on campus and beyond. Political Science majors Alex Belisle and Timothy Hibbard, along with Political Science and Communication double major Frederick Swanstrum, have … (Read More) Three Political Science Majors Among University’s 2016 Top Ten Undergraduate Scholars

Public Administration Students at City Hall

  Public Administration Students Present Homelessness Recommendations to Boise Mayor BieterPublic Policy and Administration Course Includes Strong Service Learning Component Thirteen students presented their assessments and recommendations for tackling Boise’s homelessness crisis to Mayor Dave Bieter. The presentations, which were … (Read More) Public Administration Students at City Hall

Former Congressmen Visit School of Public Service

Former Representative Tom Petri (R-Wisconsin) and Former Representative and Ambassador to India Tim Roemer (D-Indiana) visited with School of Public Service students on Sunday, April 17 and Monday, April 18. Both former Representatives met with Boise State’s Young Republicans and … (Read More) Former Congressmen Visit School of Public Service

Congress to Campus

The Frank Church Institute and the U.S. Association of Former Members of Congress are sponsoring “Congress to Campus” on Sunday, April 17 and Monday, April 18. Two former senior members of Congress will be on the Boise State campus all … (Read More) Congress to Campus