Feb 24 2015Visiting Basque author
Boise State Basque Studies will be hosting Basque author Begoña Echeverria's book tour for her recently [...]Read more
Feb 18 2015Teaching Award
John P. Bieter, PhD has been named a Boise State University Foundation Scholar Award Winner for Teaching. This [...]Read more
Feb 03 2015Basque Government visit
Members of Boise State Basque Studies meeting with a visiting delegation from the Basque Government [...]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
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.