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Boise State Online Master of Social Work Program Ranked 8th in the Nation

Boise State University’s online Master of Social Work (MSW) program has been ranked 8th in the nation in terms of affordability, according to SR Education, a non-profit organization that independently reviews hundreds of higher education institutions based on affordability, accessibility and quality. … (Read More) Boise State Online Master of Social Work Program Ranked 8th in the Nation

Academic Advisor Presents at the NACADA Region Eight Conference

Jamie Sheppard, academic advisor for College of Health Sciences, and math instructor Mandy McDaniel co-presented at the National Academic Advising Association’s Region 8 Conference in Missoula, Montana on April 11.  Their presentation was titled, “Students Reaching the Summit of Remedial and … (Read More) Academic Advisor Presents at the NACADA Region Eight Conference

Two College of Health Sciences Students Named Top Ten Scholars

Ten outstanding Boise State University graduating seniors, including two from the College of Health Sciences, were recognized for their exceptional academic success at the annual Top Ten Scholars reception at 4:30 p.m. Friday, April 21, in the Stueckle Sky Center. The … (Read More) Two College of Health Sciences Students Named Top Ten Scholars

Academic Advisor Publishes Book Review

Jamie Sheppard, academic advisor for the College of Health Sciences, has published a review of the book “In Order to Live: A North Korean Girl’s Journey to Freedom” on NACADA’s book review website at http://www.nacada.ksu.edu/Resources/Book-Reviews/Current-Past-Book-Reviews/In-Order-to-Live-A-North-Korean-Girls-Journey-to-Freedom.aspx. (Read More) Academic Advisor Publishes Book Review

Faculty Documents Noise Intensity for Indoor Hockey Officials

Karin Adams, assistant professor in the School of Allied Health Sciences’ Department of Community and Environmental Health, published “A Faceoff with Hazardous Noise: Noise Exposure and Hearing Threshold Shifts of Indoor Hockey Officials” with William J. Brazile, associate professor at … (Read More) Faculty Documents Noise Intensity for Indoor Hockey Officials

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

Resubmitted from: Boise State University News Update February 2, 2017 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, … (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 February 13, 2017 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 … (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 March 17, 2017 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 … (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 March 16, 2017 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 … (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 March 14, 2017 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 … (Read More) Afghan Visitors Help Boise State Students Plan for Natural Disasters