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Jen Schneider’s Book Receives National Recognition

A book co-authored by associate professor Jen Schneider, titled “Under Pressure: Coal Industry Rhetoric and Neoliberalism”, has been awarded the Environmental Communication Division Book of the Year Award from the Environmental Communication Division of the National Communication Association. Originating Source: Boise State … (Read More) Jen Schneider’s Book Receives National Recognition

John Freemuth on the Antiquities Act

John Freemuth’s article on the 1906 Antiquities Act titled “The Antiquities Act and America’s National Parks” was published by U.S. News.  Originating source: U.S. NEWS post 8/19 (Read More) John Freemuth on the Antiquities Act

John Freemuth Quoted in Fusion Article

Professor John Freemuth was quoted in an article published by Fusion dedicated to the 100th Anniversary of the National Park Service. The article focused on how Obama has used his power under the 1906 Antiquities Act to establish 22 new national … (Read More) John Freemuth Quoted in Fusion Article

John Freemuth was quoted in an Associated Press story

“John Freemuth was quoted in an Associated Press story about the listing of the slickspot peppergrass plant under the Endangered Species Act. The flowering plant is found only in eight southwest Idaho counties. Freemuth noted that those eight counties also … (Read More) John Freemuth was quoted in an Associated Press story

John Freemuth co-authored an article titled “Reform, Don’t Replace, the National Park Service.”

John Freemuth, executive director of the Andrus Center for Public Policy, and William Lowry, a professor at Washington University, co-authored an article titled “Reform, Don’t Replace, the National Park Service.” The article is part of the National Parks Traveler’s Centennial … (Read More) John Freemuth co-authored an article titled “Reform, Don’t Replace, the National Park Service.”

Welcome to new Professor, Luke Fowler, and CONGRATULATIONS!

“Check out this story. It lists Boise as 2016’s best run city. That in and of itself is awesome, but its made better by the fact that our newest faculty member, Luke Fowler, was a contributor to the article!” – … (Read More) Welcome to new Professor, Luke Fowler, and CONGRATULATIONS!

Jen Schneider has published two books this summer, 2016

“Jen Schneider has published two books this summer with her writing partners. “Under Pressure: Coal Industry Rhetoric and Neoliberalism” is available as an e-book through Palgrave Macmillan. Written with Steve Schwarze, Peter K. Bsumek and Jennifer Peeples, the book examines … (Read More) Jen Schneider has published two books this summer, 2016

John Freemuth was quoted in the Associated Press

“John Freemuth, executive director of the Andrus Center and a public lands expert, was quoted in an Associated Press story about how the growing number of homes built on the edge of the wilderness is complicating firefighting efforts. The story … (Read More) John Freemuth was quoted in the Associated Press

John Freemuth Quoted on Fusion.net

John Freemuth was quoted in a story on the website Fusion.net about the efforts of Native tribes within Utah’s Bears Ears area to preserve the area as a national monument. Freemuth noted that the proposal is “is especially interesting because … (Read More) John Freemuth Quoted on Fusion.net

John Freemuth Named Executive Director of the Andrus Center

“Boise State University professor John Freemuth has been named the new executive director of the Andrus Center for Public Policy. Freemuth has a long track record of service for the Andrus Center, most recently as senior fellow for environment and … (Read More) John Freemuth Named Executive Director of the Andrus Center