College of Social Sciences and Public Affairs
Dec 16 2014The Idea of Nature – Spring 2015 Lecture Series
The goal of the series is to promote interdisciplinary inquiry and to foster dialogue across [...]Read more
Dec 03 2014The DNA of City Streets: Rethinking the Use of Street Right of Way
Peter Koonce, P.E., is a transportation engineer working to make systems more sustainable. He will [...]Read more
Jul 30 2014Criminal Justice lecturer Ginny Hatch on Dateline
Boise State Criminal Justice lecturer Ginny Hatch comments on a brutal attack in rural Idaho [...]Read more
Jun 06 2014NEW Leadership Idaho Urges Women to Engage, Run for Office
Twenty female college students from institutions across Idaho are participating this week in the inaugural [...]Read more
May 23 2014Becoming Basque: Ethnic Heritage of Boise’s Grove Street
Becoming Basque connects the immigrant city we were to the ethnic mosaic we are. Edited [...]Read more
Apr 17 2014Two SSPA Students Recognized as Top Ten Scholars
The College of Social Sciences and Public Affairs is proud to recognize two students as [...]Read more
Apr 11 2014Marty Most and Anthony Walsh take Foundation Scholar Awards
This year, the College of Social Sciences and Public Affairs is proud to recognize two [...]Read more
Feb 03 2014Dr. Jill Gill on “Idaho and the 1964 Civil Rights Bill”
Boise State historian Dr. Jill Gill gave a Martin Luther King Day address at the [...]Read more
Jan 21 2014Report Looks at Plans for 30th Street Urban Renewal District
The polluted “brownfields” and expansive asphalt “greyfields” of Boise’s 30th Street Urban Renewal District get [...]Read more
Boise State University’s School of Public Service will launch Fall 2015.
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Educating students for engaged citizenship.
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Learning from our past to inform our future.
- Boise State Honors Graduates at Largest Winter Commencement to Date
- Jaap Vos
- Lynn Lubamersky at the Polish Institute of Arts & Sciences of America in NYC
- Meet Commencement Student Speaker Lauren Bramwell
- ‘What Does it Mean to be a Millennial?’ Essay Contest
- Isaac Castellano
- Lynn Lubamersky
- Spring Semester College Meeting Schedule
- Isaac Castellano
- What’s a ‘Millennial’?
The Idea of Nature Lecture Series presents: "The Wolf Trap: Entering the Woods through Fairy Tales." Learn More at http://scholarworks.boisestate.edu/ideaofnature/