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Ph.D. Student, Vanessa Fry, in action – February 13, 2017

Ph.D. in Public Policy and Administration student Vanessa Fry wrote an article titled “Pay For Success?” that was published by The Blue Review this Monday. In it she discusses balancing multi-sector interests in uprooting homelessness and other persistent social issues. Read … (Read More) Ph.D. Student, Vanessa Fry, in action – February 13, 2017

Ph.D. Student, Amy Ferriter, in action – December 12, 2016

“Amy Ferriter was part of a nine-member task force that created a report for the U.S. Department of the Interior’s Invasive Species Advisory Committee. Titled “Invasive Specials Impacts to Infrastructure,” the report details the threat of certain invasive species on … (Read More) Ph.D. Student, Amy Ferriter, in action – December 12, 2016

Highlighting Faculty and PhD Student in Action, Nov. 2016

Greg Hill and Vanessa Fry were cited in an article published by the Idaho Mountain Express titled “BSU offers to help Ketchum with outreach on new city hall” about Idaho Policy Institute’s offer to help the city of Ketchum on public … (Read More) Highlighting Faculty and PhD Student in Action, Nov. 2016

PhD-in-PPA student in Action – Nov. 1, 2016

Vanessa Fry, assistant research professor in the School of Public Service, presented a poster at the 2016 Idaho National Science Foundation’s Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) annual meeting in Coeur d’Alene. The poster, “Community engagement, advocacy and the application … (Read More) PhD-in-PPA student in Action – Nov. 1, 2016

Oct. 27: Dissertation Defense – Matthew May

Congratulations to our first Ph.D. Defense from the Inaugural Cohort, with Matthew May! 9:30 a.m. Hatch A, Student Union Building. The Ph.D. program in Public Policy and Administration invites the campus community to the following dissertation defense: Closed Primary, Exposed … (Read More) Oct. 27: Dissertation Defense – Matthew May

Ph.D. Students, Matthew May and Stephanie Lenhart, featured in FOCUS on Boise State University, Fall 2016

“Our students are generally interested in applying sophisticated research skills and technique to complex applied policy and administrative problems. Our focus is balancing public policy theory and applied research techniques to issues of public concern.” – Dr. Greg Hill, Associate … (Read More) Ph.D. Students, Matthew May and Stephanie Lenhart, featured in FOCUS on Boise State University, Fall 2016

PHD Student in Action – Oct. 11, 2016

Public Policy and Administration Doctoral student, Vanessa Fry, was featured in a video produced by the Charitable Assistance to Community’s Homeless (CATCH) Inc. for her research on homelessness. View Fry’s video on homelessness here. Originating Sources: Boise State Update, Fry 10/11/16 (Read More) PHD Student in Action – Oct. 11, 2016

PHD Student in Action – Oct. 9, 2016

Researchers with the Boise State Public Policy Research Center have received a $97,000 Big Data planning grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to investigate how big data is perceived and how it can be used by criminal justice agencies … (Read More) PHD Student in Action – Oct. 9, 2016

PhD Student in Action – Sept. 28, 2016

Amy Ferriter, a doctoral student in public policy and administration at Boise State, was asked to speak to an interim Legislative committee on Sept. 23 about policy considerations related to invasive species in Idaho. Read more about Amy’s research here. Originating … (Read More) PhD Student in Action – Sept. 28, 2016

PhD in PPA Student in Action

Check out Terry Rich’s article “on the Migratory Bird Treaty Act in the August issue of Birdwatching. This is not a fluff piece, like most being written on the MBTA this summer, but points out what USFWS can do to … (Read More) PhD in PPA Student in Action