11 a.m. Employee Learning and Development Lab, 2225 W. University Dr., Capitol Village #103. Interested in the history of the university? The University Archives is here to help! After a multi-media look back at the history of the school, from its start as a junior college to its inclusion as a Carnegie Foundation Community Engaged Institution, University Archives staff will demonstrate how to research historical people, events, departments, organizations, buildings, and milestones. After this session, you will know how to find and use historical images and information for your department to use for events, anniversaries, social media, or other opportunities.
Facilitated by Dr. Cheryl Oestreicher and Jim Duran. Dr. Oestreicher is Head of Special Collections and Archives and Associate Professor. She is responsible for documenting and preserving Boise State’s history, as well as archives of local people and organizations. She works with groups and departments across campus to collect and preserve materials. She is also available for presentations and events related to Boise State history.
“Let’s Talk” is an ongoing series of free, weekly 60-minute informational sessions on a wide variety of topics of interest to Boise State staff and faculty. For more information or to RSVP for this event, please visit https://hrs.boisestate.edu/workshops/letstalk/.