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Schneider Co-authors Piece on Energy Rhetoric

Jen Schneider recently co-authored a piece for a journal titled Frontier in Communication: Science and Environmental Communication with Jennifer Peeples of Utah State University. Their article, titled “The Energy Covenant: Dominance and the Rhetoric of the Aggrieved,” explores the Trump Administration’s guiding energy policy ideology … (Read More) Schneider Co-authors Piece on Energy Rhetoric

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

John Freemuth recently was a featured guest on the BYU radio show, Top of Mind with Julie Rose

John Freemuth recently was a featured guest on the BYU radio show Top of Mind with Julie Rose, where the topic of conversation was the recent conflict over the Bear’s Ears National Monument and how it could be seen as … (Read More) John Freemuth recently was a featured guest on the BYU radio show, Top of Mind with Julie Rose

Dr. Freemuth and MPA Student, Mackenzie Case, in Action

Professor John Freemuth and MPA graduate student, Mackenzie Case, co-authored an article titled “Lanscapes, Wonders and Dustups: The Federal Public Lands” that was published by The Blue Review. The article covers material ranging from the history of U.S. Land Policy … (Read More) Dr. Freemuth and MPA Student, Mackenzie Case, in Action

Luke Fowler’s Article Posted on the London School of Economic’s US Politics and Policy Blog

Dr. Luke Fowler’s article on the role of government in managing air quality titled “Local governments are hidden but important partners in air quality management” was posted to the London School of Economic’s US Politics and Policy blog, US Centre. This … (Read More) Luke Fowler’s Article Posted on the London School of Economic’s US Politics and Policy Blog

Jen Schneider and Jillian Moroney Contribute to Piece on Farmland Preservation

Professor Jen Schneider and Post Doctorate Jillian Moroney contribute to a piece published by The Blue Review titled “Farmland Preservation”. This piece discusses recent changes in Treasure Valley farms and farmland as the population continues to grow. The article pulls … (Read More) Jen Schneider and Jillian Moroney Contribute to Piece on Farmland Preservation

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

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

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