Stories tagged: Boise State University
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 15, 2017, 9:19 a.m.
Boise State president Kustra announces retirement
Boise State University President Bob Kustra says he’s retiring after 15 years with the school.
Sat., Oct. 28, 2017, 8:52 a.m.
Boise State declines to play ball at proposed downtown park
Boise State University officials say they’ll build their own baseball stadium on or near campus rather than play in a proposed stadium that a company wants to build near downtown.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 21, 2017, 6:38 p.m.
University of Idaho tailgating may proceed with caution
Limited game day alcohol service and tailgating at Idaho universities received what amounts to a yellow light Thursday.
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 3, 2017, 4:12 p.m.
No Boise State bobbleheads this year after 10-year run
An Idaho company that has been producing bobbleheads of Boise State University players and coaches for about a decade says there will be no bobbleheads this year.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 24, 2017, 10:24 p.m.
BSU President Kustra not stepping down, despite Rep. Labrador’s call
Longtime Boise State University President Bob Kustra hasn’t announced any plans to step down in the wake of a call by 1st District GOP Rep. Raul Labrador for Kustra’s resignation, …
Mon., May 22, 2017, 3:43 p.m.
Boise State awarded $1.7 million to research climate change, birds
Boise State University researchers have been awarded a $1.7 million U.S. Department of Defense grant to monitor the effects of climate change on bird migration.
Thu., April 20, 2017, 12:13 p.m.
Researchers developing map to predict future farmland loss
Idaho researchers are working on a map that might be able to estimate how much farmland southwestern Idaho will lose by the end of the century and where the loss …
Thu., April 20, 2017, 12:11 p.m.
Boise State head football coach eligible for bigger bonuses
The highest-paid employee on Idaho’s payroll is eligible for bigger bonuses under a newly amended contract.
Mon., Dec. 5, 2016, 12:44 p.m.
Lithium battery possibly started Boise State fire, official says
Officials say a lithium battery might have started a fire that partially destroyed a modular office building at Boise State University over the weekend.
Thu., June 16, 2016, 12:35 p.m.
Idaho bans alcohol for most at football games
The Idaho State Board of Education said most fans will face a dry season at upcoming home football games. Board members rejected requests on Thursday to continue permitting alcohol sales …
Fri., Sept. 18, 2015
Idaho boards, commissions lack women, study says
BOISE – Idaho’s state-appointed boards and commissions are mostly populated by men, new research by two Boise State University professors has found. The 30 percent of appointees who are women …
Thu., Jan. 22, 2015
President Obama promotes economic plan in Idaho
BOISE – President Barack Obama wanted to make a statement by picking Republican-dominated Idaho for his first public appearance after his State of the Union. “There’s not a liberal America …
Sun., Dec. 1, 2013
Idaho Innocence Project loses federal funding
BOISE – Sarah Pearce, a young Idaho woman convicted of savagely beating a motorist in 2003 in what may be a wrongful conviction based on mistaken identity, has a key …
Wed., Aug. 3, 2011, 8:22 p.m.
Goodbye, Humanitarian Bowl; Hello, Potato Bowl
BOISE — With a new corporate sponsor and name, Idaho’s only college football bowl game bid goodbye Wednesday to humanitarians and said hello to spuds. The Humanitarian Bowl will become …
Mon., April 18, 2011, 12:55 p.m.
Idaho colleges seek up to 8.4 percent in tuition hikes
Idaho’s public universities aim to charge students between 5 percent to 8.4 percent more in tuition and fees next year.
Sun., March 13, 2011
Clark: Idaho lawmakers envision higher caliber of education
It’s a Wild West sideshow at the Idaho Legislature these days, where some of the elected buckaroos are trying to rewrite the “Three R’s” of higher ed. If they get …
Wed., Sept. 29, 2010
Lab unable to get DNA from Priest Lake body
The mystery of the remains at the bottom of Priest Lake will be left unsolved for now. The Bonner County Sheriff’s Office announced Tuesday that it has finished its investigation …
Mon., April 6, 2009, 2:44 p.m.
Board approves fee hikes for Idaho universities
The state Board of Education has approved tuition and fee increases for full-time, in-state students between 5 and 7 percent next year.
Wed., Dec. 24, 2008
TCU ends Boise State’s perfect season
SAN DIEGO – After getting a pregame pep talk from LaDainian Tomlinson, the TCU Horned Frogs went out and promptly fell behind Boise State 10-0 midway through the first quarter. …
Sat., Sept. 13, 2008
Beware of phone voter registration
BOISE – With the election nearing and campaigns heating up, some Idaho voters have started getting calls from what sound like helpful folks offering to get them registered to vote …