Research recently published in the journal Plos One is part of a study to measure the psychological predictors of tolerance for tigers in the Bangladesh Sundarbans, where the large carnivores have a rocky and sometimes violent relationship with...
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Boise State University's Frank Church institute will Honor Secretary Panetta with the frank and Bethine Church Award for public service on jan. 18.
2-Dec-2015 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites
The largest gift in the university’s history will fund the establishment of a new Center for Materials Research, operated by the College of Engineering.
21-Oct-2015 10:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites
Researchers are attempting to develop thermoelectric generators (TEGs) as a way to convert the waste heat from car engines into electricity.
18-Sep-2015 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
A Boise State University team of nursing and gaming professionals has won a national education award for developing a wearable technology that allows nursing students to practice complex simulations with significant cost savings compared to more...
17-Sep-2015 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Idaho native Greg Carr signed a formal agreement furthering Boise State University faculty and student research opportunities in Africa's Gorongosa National Park.
16-Sep-2015 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
Lejo Flores, an associate professor of geosciences, has been awarded a three-year, $295,577 grant from NASA’s highly competitive Research Opportunities in Space and Earth Sciences (ROSES) program to investigate the use of remote sensing to better...
8-Sep-2015 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Maps show us the way and identify major landmarks – rivers, towns, roads and hills. For centuries, they also offered a perspective on how societies viewed themselves in comparison to the rest of the world.
Karen Pinto, assistant professor of...
26-May-2015 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
U.S. states, as well as countries around the world, must grapple with a number of questions when looking at alternative power generation sources. Especially important are impacts on the economy and whether the domestic workforce, industry and...
15-Jan-2013 3:35 PM EST
Boise State University professor discusses international business, trade.
24-May-2012 6:00 PM EDT
Boise State University education professor Louis Nadelson discusses his model that defines STEM and looks at the various ways of teaching science, technology, engineering and math.
9-May-2012 9:15 AM EDT
How can organizations use creativity and innovation to boost performance? Boise State University creativity expert Dr. Nancy Napier has done extensive research into the topic.
9-Apr-2012 1:00 PM EDT
In the 18th and 19th centuries, something rather fascinating occurred. The part of the world we typically call “the West” suddenly showed tremendous growth in population, change in technology and production of wealth. Boise State University...
2-Apr-2012 3:40 PM EDT
People have been pursuing higher education and advanced degrees for centuries, but why and to what end? Boise State University professors Stephanie Cox and Jennifer Black have investigated the history of higher education, from Socrates to the...
26-Mar-2012 1:40 PM EDT
Two Experts Available to Speak About The Work-Life Equation for Baby Boomers, Generation Xers, and Millennials
How do we balance our careers with other aspects of our lives? Is there an ideal balance, or is the equation mostly subjective? Boise State University Foundational Studies professors Vicki Stieha and Rebecca Robideaux can answer these questions and...
20-Mar-2012 1:30 PM EDT
An internationally recognized expert and consultant in DNA forensics, Dr. Greg Hampikian played a crucial, high-profile role in the exoneration last October of Amanda Knox. He is available to discuss the different types of DNA, how they are used in...
14-Mar-2012 3:50 PM EDT