Jan 15 2015Scholarship recipient
Madalen Bieter Lete was a recipient of a World Languages 2014-15 Scholarship. ZORIONAK-Congratulations! [...]Read more
Dec 30 2014Basque Club
The Student Basque Club at Boise State University hosted a Fall term social event, down at the [...]Read more
Nov 20 2014Internships
Basque Studies at Boise State University remains active in placing students in practical learning environments [...]Read more
Basque [bask] —noun
1. PEOPLE. Basques are the “mystery people” of Europe (western Pyrenees region of France and Spain) because of their unknown origin; in Idaho since the 1890s. To find out more CLICK HERE.
2. LANGUAGE. Basque or Euskara is their unique language and the basis of their name for themselves: “Euskaldunak” or “those who speak Basque;” not known to be related to any other language and likely the oldest living language of Europe. To find out more CLICK HERE.
3. PROGRAM. Basque Studies at Boise State University. A multi-disciplinary program of advanced study of the Basque people specifically—while exploring the human condition generally—that involves varied aspects of language, history, politics, economics, etc., all the while seeking to forge learning links to empower students (Basque & non-Basque alike) to generate a satisfying, self-directed pursuit of life-long learning. To find out more CLICK HERE.