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Faculty Quoted in Story on Limitations to the New United States’ Safe Zone Policy

Resubmitted from: Boise State University News Update Royce Hutson was quoted in a story from The Medialine titled “Limitations to the New United States’ Safe Zone Policy.” Hutson, who spent time working with Palestinian refugees in Lebanon, said poverty, few … (Read More) Faculty Quoted in Story on Limitations to the New United States’ Safe Zone Policy

Department Head Lillian Smith Talks Community and Environmental Health

Resubmitted from: Boise State University News Update Lillian Smith Last semester, a new major quietly debuted in the College of Health Sciences. Boise State students now have the option of earning a bachelor’s degree in public health. This broad discipline encompasses everything from … (Read More) Department Head Lillian Smith Talks Community and Environmental Health

Five-a-day Fruit and Veggie Challenge Begins March 27

Resubmitted from: Boise State University News Update How many fruits and veggies do you eat every day? If you don’t know the answer to that question, consider taking the “5-a-day” fruit and veggie challenge beginning Monday, March 27. This challenge … (Read More) Five-a-day Fruit and Veggie Challenge Begins March 27

Support Boise State Nursing Students Working with Peruvian Sheepherders

Resubmitted from: Boise State University News Update You can help send four Boise State nursing students and members of Boise’s Association for the Advancement of Herders (BAAH) to the Cultural Inclusion Institute Conference in Texas by donating to their PonyUp … (Read More) Support Boise State Nursing Students Working with Peruvian Sheepherders

Afghan Visitors Help Boise State Students Plan for Natural Disasters

Resubmitted from: Boise State University News Update Planning officials from the Republic of Afghanistan recently met with students in the Master of Health Sciences 560 course, taught by Uwe Reischl, to share information and ideas about international disaster preparedness planning. … (Read More) Afghan Visitors Help Boise State Students Plan for Natural Disasters

Family Caregiver Conference is Feb. 11

Re-submitted from: Boise State University News Update In a society that is plagued with high healthcare costs, family caregivers are unsung heroes.  Family caregivers are relatives who are responsible, often 24 hours a day, seven days a week, for the … (Read More) Family Caregiver Conference is Feb. 11

Bronco Students Explore Another “Blue Turf” for Rare Learning Experience

There are not many people who can say they have interacted with dolphins in the depths of the ocean, or swam next to Caribbean reef sharks, unless you are a student in Shawn Simonson’s Hyperbaric Physiology course, in which case … (Read More) Bronco Students Explore Another “Blue Turf” for Rare Learning Experience

Congratulations to the First Graduates of the Online Imaging Sciences Program!

The first seven students from the online associate of science to bachelor of science Imaging Sciences Program graduated in December 2016. Of the seven, five attended the fall 2016 commencement ceremonies. These students traveled from California, Idaho, and Montana with … (Read More) Congratulations to the First Graduates of the Online Imaging Sciences Program!

Boise State Online Social Work Program Ranked 19 in the Country

Boise State’s online Master of Social Work program recently was ranked No. 19 in the nation for its affordability and quality education. SR Education Group, a nonprofit organization that independently reviews hundreds of higher education institutions based on affordability, accessibility and … (Read More) Boise State Online Social Work Program Ranked 19 in the Country

Unique Kinesiology Course Featured in Photo of the Week

This photo was featured as Boise State’s Photo of the Week for Jan. 6. Mary Branchflower of Dive Magic took the photo of the students in the School of Allied Health Sciences’ Department of Kinesiology’s Hyperbaric Physiology class. while underwater … (Read More) Unique Kinesiology Course Featured in Photo of the Week