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Treasure Valley Water Atlas Launched at Idaho Water Conference

An interdisciplinary team of faculty and graduate students led by professors Jen Schneider and Shawn Benner, and postdoctoral researcher Jillian Moroney, launched the website Treasure Valley Water Atlas at the Idaho’s Water conference on Tuesday, April 17, hosted by the Andrus Center for … (Read More) Treasure Valley Water Atlas Launched at Idaho Water Conference

Ph.D. Student, Chris Torres, in Action

Ph.D. student Christopher Torres has been awarded a fellowship with the University of Michigan’s Environmental Fellows Program for this summer (sponsored by the School for Environment and Sustainability). He will be working with the Pisces Foundation in San Francisco, contributing … (Read More) Ph.D. Student, Chris Torres, in Action

Ph.D. Student, Matthew May, in Action

Matthew May’s article titled “Federal employees work for both Democrats and Republicans – even Kellyanne Conway” was recently published in The Conversation. In it, May discusses the presence of neutrality in today’s hyperpartisan political climate. Read “Federal employees work for both Democrats and Republicans … (Read More) Ph.D. Student, Matthew May, in Action

PHD in PPA Student, Vanessa Crossgrove Fry, was invited to keynote Working Women’s Lunch

Vanessa Crossgrove Fry was invited to keynote the Working Women’s Lunch at the 2017 Idaho AFL-CIO annual convention in Lewiston. Fry’s talk to the 100-plus delegates and guests focused on the gender pay gap. She discussed how collective bargaining is … (Read More) PHD in PPA Student, Vanessa Crossgrove Fry, was invited to keynote Working Women’s Lunch

PPA Adjunct Instructor and PhD Student, Wendy Jaquet, in Action

On March 19, Wendy Jaquet, long-time Idaho state representative and current Boise State Ph.D. candidate, was honored for her political leadership. The award was given by Zions Bank at their annual Grande Dame Brunch and Women’s Leadership Celebration at the Sun … (Read More) PPA Adjunct Instructor and PhD Student, Wendy Jaquet, in Action

PHD student, Terry Rich, in Action

Terry Rich has been busy working on both public and scholarly communication related to his doctoral work, including the total overall and update of the Partners in Fight website (https://www.partnersinflight.org), which was just opened yesterday. He wrote a good bit of … (Read More) PHD student, Terry Rich, in Action

Ph.D. Student, Krista Lyons, in Action

Ph.D. student Krista Lyons has been invited to give an oral presentation at the International Congress on Conservation Biology (ICCB) in Cartagena, Colombia this July.  Competition for such slots is fierce. Way to go Krista! Read more about the upcoming … (Read More) Ph.D. Student, Krista Lyons, in Action

Ph.D. Student, Jack Marr, in Action – 4/3/17

On March 24, Jack Marr spoke at the annual Consortium on Undergraduate International Business Education (CUIBE) conference at Northeastern University in Boston. Marr’s speech was titled “Working with GOs and NGOs without Stepping on Toes to Promote International Business.” Originating Sources: … (Read More) Ph.D. Student, Jack Marr, in Action – 4/3/17

Ph.D. Student, Joel Vallet, in action

Ph.D. in PPA student, Joel D. Vallett, was selected to participate in BSU’s Graduate Student Showcase on April 3, 2017 in the SUB Simplot Ballroom 9AM-Noon. Joel’s doctoral advisors are Dr. Sanghee Park and Dr. Greg Hill. Joel’s poster titled … (Read More) Ph.D. Student, Joel Vallet, in action

PHD and MPA Students Data Research

Kudos to Dr. Greg Hill, PhD students: Vanessa Fry, Craig Jones and MPA student: Lantz Brown for their contributions to the piece titled “Idaho Transportation Infrastructure” that was published March 3, 2017 by The Blue Review. In their article they asses Idaho’s … (Read More) PHD and MPA Students Data Research