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Holiday Help for Family #15 The Department of History is sponsoring a community family for the Holiday Season.  Family #15 has 5 family members and their needs are quite basic!  Gloves, hats, socks, warm clothes along with general household items. … (Read More) Give a Gift that Counts!

Exhibit about Earth Day now on display at the Albertson’s Library until 4/29/2016

History professor Lisa Brady, along with Kate Claussen, a history department graduate research assistant, curated an exhibit about Earth Day that is now on display at Albertson Library. The exhibit, which highlights Earth Day celebrations from Boise State’s past as well as … (Read More) Exhibit about Earth Day now on display at the Albertson’s Library until 4/29/2016

Earth Day exhibit on display now in Albertson’s Library

Curious about Earth Day? Learn more about it by visiting the Earth Day Exhibit now on display at Albertson Library.     The exhibit, researched and produced by History Professor Lisa Brady and Kate Claussen, History Department Graduate Research Assistant, … (Read More) Earth Day exhibit on display now in Albertson’s Library

Dr. Walker’s History of Firearms and Tactics class visits the shooting range

Professor Walker’s History of Firearms and Tactics class at the Gem County Rod and Gun Club shooting range on Saturday, April 16. Students fired over 20 different firearms, from Revolutionary War flintlock muskets to World War II belt fed machine … (Read More) Dr. Walker’s History of Firearms and Tactics class visits the shooting range

History Students presented at Phi Alpha Theta Northwest Regional Conference

History undergraduate students Joe Green, Eric Overzet, and Marnie Raper, and graduate student Dane Johns, attended the Northwest Regional Conference for Phi Alpha Theta History Honors Society in Bellingham, Washington, April 8-9, 2016. Joe Green presented his original research, “‘He Lay … (Read More) History Students presented at Phi Alpha Theta Northwest Regional Conference

Have a Hoot with the History Department

For the second year, the Department of History is hosting a holiday crafts table for anyone – students, faculty, staff and other lovers of history and hand-hewn crafts – who wants to create an ornamental owl. Simply stop by the … (Read More) Have a Hoot with the History Department

Karen Pinto: An exploration of Medieval Islamic Maps

The Fall Colloquium will take place at 7:30 PM on Friday September 18 at the home of Linda Marie Zaerr and Mark Jost, 1606 North 8th Street. At this event, we will welcome Karen Pinto into the Medieval Society. She … (Read More) Karen Pinto: An exploration of Medieval Islamic Maps

Computer Lab Opens Monday in L185

  The History Department is now offering a computer lab and student lounge to all of our great students.  You will find several PC’s & a MAC computer station, a microwave, a couch comfy enough to get your readings done … (Read More) Computer Lab Opens Monday in L185

Be apart of our Alumni Directory!

ALUMNI VERIFICATION PROJECT Boise State University has recently launched a comprehensive alumni data verification project. We’ve assembled the information currently listed in our alumni files and now need your assistance to confirm the accuracy of your data. Up-to-date alumni information will be … (Read More) Be apart of our Alumni Directory!

Phi Alpha Theta at the 2012 Nightfire Event

Phi Alpha Theta members volunteered at the 2012 Veterans Day Nightfire event at the Idaho Military History Museum on Saturday, November 10, 2012. Phi Alpha Theta members helped serve coffee and hot chocolate, and took gate receipts for this great event. It … (Read More) Phi Alpha Theta at the 2012 Nightfire Event