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  • Trail Mix Team Project

    May 16, 2017 Trail Mx Students in Carissa Wilcox’s Comm-356 class finished final projects for the Spring 2017 semester. Students in this Small Groups course were challenged to make a difference in the community. One of the groups, calling themselves Team Trail Mix (Maintaining Idaho X-Country) finished their final project by deciding to lead by example. They spent a day cleaning trails ...
  • Arbiter Wins First Place in General Excellence at …

    May 10, 2017 Arbiter team wins 4th place The Arbiter, Boise State University’s independent student media outlet, won 15 awards at the Idaho Press Club’s Best of 2016 awards banquet, including the first-place award for general excellence in student journalism. The awards were announced at a dinner in Boise on Saturday May 6. Student staffers won individual awards in several categories. The first place ...
  • Fourth Consecutive National Championship for The T…

    March 29, 2017 Talkin' Broncos win “We just tore it up from beginning to end,” said Boise State Director of Forensics Manda Hicks, who leads the program. Read the entire Boise Weekly article, by Harrison Berry.
  • Christmas Community Service

    December 7, 2016 Christmas community service  The Boise State Talkin’ Broncos cleaned and sorted over 2400 children’s books at the public library for Christmas donations on December 5, 2016.
  • Four Talkin’ Broncos Advance in Hult Prize

    December 1, 2016 Team Cultivate Team Cultivate, comprised our four Boise State University Talkin’ Broncos, advanced in the Hult Prize competition where they have a chance to win a $1 million prize, earmarked for seed capital. The team recognized, and addressed a sustainable solution to three desperate problems existing within refugee camps: camp cleanliness, safety and access to food. Their solution ...
  • Estefany Vega receives Television Academy Foundati…

    May 19, 2016 Deanah Fights For Rights! Congratulations to Estefany Vega on receiving the Television Academy Foundation Internship! This internship gives both undergraduate and graduate students an in-depth exposure to professional television production during an eight-week, paid summer period in Los Angeles. With this internship, the recipient could find themselves working with hosts such as ABC StudiosCBS, The Disney Channel, HBO, Fox ...
  • COMM Graduate Writes Book on Homeless

    May 16, 2016 Justin Doering Justin Doering, Boise State COMM graduate, is bringing recognition to the names and stories of the homeless population. Doering has been fascinated with the homeless population since he was 16. His interest has influenced his decision to write a book titled, “Fifty Sandwiches.” He plans to travel on a cross-country trip where he will sit ...
  • Governor recognizes BSU COMM Students for Public R…

    May 6, 2016 PRSSA recognized Kara Brascia, Director of Service Learning, shouts from the rooftops about the efforts of Christine Moore and her students from COMM 279 “Public Relations Campaigns”. “They were recognized by the Governor on May 5th for their “Volunteer to Career” campaign, which promoted among college students that volunteering raises their chances of being hired by 27%. Christine’s ...
  • Arbiter Wins Big at Idaho Press Club Awards

    May 2, 2016 Idaho Press Club The Arbiter, the student news organization at Boise State University, won 15 awards–including first place for General Excellence–at the Idaho Press Club Best of 2015 awards banquet on Saturday April 30. In attendance were editor-in-chief Justin Kirkham, managing editor Patty Bowen, news editor Patrick Adcock, staff writer Alivia Wachsmuth, faculty adviser and journalism professor Seth ...
  • Comm Department Champs finish fourth overall in Ke…

    March 31, 2016 Our reigning Pi Kappa Delta National Champs were selected to compete in the Comprehensive Tournament at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, on March 16-20, 2016. Most impressive are the numerous individual awards the Boise State Speech and Debate won, along with a first-place team finish in public debate. They finished fourth out of 2,300 entries, ...