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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

For Immediate ReleaseAugust 25, 2017   Cecil D. Andrus, Legendary Idaho Political Leader, Dies in Boise Cecil D. Andrus, a Democrat, and the only Idahoan elected four times as the state’s governor and who also served as secretary of the … (Read More) In Memoriam: Governor Cecil D. Andrus

Brittany Sundell Joins School of Public Service

The School of Public Service has added an additional advisor to better serve its growing student population. Brittany Sundell joins the School after nearly three years as a Resident Hall Director for Boise State Housing and Residence Life. “Brittany’s rich … (Read More) Brittany Sundell Joins School of Public Service

Are Students Hungry?

Food Insecurity on the Boise State Campus Over forty percent of Boise State students have experienced some form of food insecurity. Food insecurity, the state of being without reliable access to a sufficient quantity of affordable, nutritious food, is a … (Read More) Are Students Hungry?

Wendy Jaquet Honored at Sun Valley Film Festival

Long-time state representative, School of Public Service adjunct faculty, receives award for her many contributions to Idaho Political Leadership [BOISE] – Wendy Jaquet, long-time Idaho state representative and current School of Public Service adjunct faculty member and PhD candidate, has … (Read More) Wendy Jaquet Honored at Sun Valley Film Festival

Pathways Internship Experience Program (IEP)

We are accepting applications for the U.S. Department of State Pathways Internship Experience Program (IEP) in our Washington D.C. location. Visit USAJOBS to start the online application process and view the following vacancy announcement numbers. Please note the cutoff point … (Read More) Pathways Internship Experience Program (IEP)

New Global Studies Degree Program to Launch in Fall 2017

Contact: John Ysursa, PhD Program Director (208) 426-4631johnysursa@boisestate.edusps.boisestate.edu/global New Global Studies Degree Program to Launch in Fall 2017 [BOISE] – Boise State students will soon have another opportunity to find their place in a rapidly changing world. Global Studies, a … (Read More) New Global Studies Degree Program to Launch in Fall 2017

School of Public Service Saddened by Passing of Marilyn Shuler

Photo credit: Boise State Update Shuler was an advocate of public service and kindred spirit [BOISE] – The School of Public Service is saddened by the passing of Marilyn Shuler, a longtime advocate of human rights and public service. We … (Read More) School of Public Service Saddened by Passing of Marilyn Shuler

IPI Assistant Director Vanessa Fry presents poster at 2016 EPSCOR meeting

Vanessa Fry, Idaho Policy Institute Assistant Director and Assistant Research Professor in the School of Public Service, presented a poster at the 2016 Idaho NSF EPSCoR Annual Meeting in Coeur d’Alene, ID.  The poster, Community Engagement, advocacy and the application of … (Read More) IPI Assistant Director Vanessa Fry presents poster at 2016 EPSCOR meeting