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April 2018

April 5: Because No One Should Have to Crawl

April 5 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Erth's Dinosaur Zoo Live

1:30-2:30 p.m. Engineering Building, room 103. Learn about the work of mechanical and biomedical engineer, Don Schoendorfer, who left his successful career to use his MIT-developed engineering talents to help solve the problem of mobility in developing nations. This event is free and open to the public. There are over 70 million people in third world countries with mobility related disabilities that will never be able to afford a wheelchair. Schoendorfer has engineered three different wheelchairs rugged enough for third world…

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April 5: Symposium, Gender in Research and Creative Activity

April 5 @ 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Erth's Dinosaur Zoo Live

3-5:30 p.m. Albertsons Library, room 201C. This symposium highlights the research and creative activity of faculty and students. The event includes panel presentations, as well as visual and performing arts presentations, that highlight scholarly/creative work (including performance and visual art) with an analytic focus on gender (emphases on intersectionality most welcome). Each panelist will provide a 10-15 minute presentation of their work, after which there will be time for discussion. There will also be time set aside for poster/visual art…

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April 5: American Water Resources Association Networking for Students

April 5 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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4:30-6:30 p.m. Boise State Alumni and Friends Center. The Idaho Section of the American Water Resources Association (IDAWRA) is hosting its fourth speed networking event. This event is free and open to all college students, no registration required. The purpose of the IDAWRA speed networking event is to allow undergraduate and graduate students to quickly meet and network with a variety of professionals from various water resources disciplines. It will benefit both students who are just starting to explore their career options…

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April 5: Jessica Jones – Pop Culture Via Feminist Lenses

April 5 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Philosophy Talk – Meghan Sullivan

7 p.m. 201C Library. Lisa King, chair of the Philosophy department at Edgewood College, will present on the character Jessica Jones. Is Jessica Jones feminist? Liberatory? Come join us as Lisa King reads the superhero through the lenses of Hannah Arendt on power as collective action, and Michel Foucault on normalizing power.

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April 6: Physics Department Teaching Presentation – Dr. Sung Joon Kim

April 6 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Multipurpose Building, Room 108 Boise, ID Select a Country:
Philosophy Talk – Meghan Sullivan

10:30-11:30 a.m. MPCB 108. Dr. Sung Joon Kim from Baylor University, will present on "Mode of action of glycopeptide antibiotics by solid-state nuclear magnetic resonance."

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April 6: The Walking Dead as Normalizing and Bio-political Nightmare

April 6 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Bishop Barnwell Room, Boise State Student Union Building
Philosophy Talk – Meghan Sullivan

Noon. Bishop Barnwell Room, Student Union. A talk and discussion with Lisa King, chair of the Philosophy Department at Edgewood College. Does the zombie apocalypse show how we can remain genuinely human even in the worst possible circumstances? Come critique the Walking Dead with us, using Foucault on normalizing and biopower to rethink race, gender, class and "human community."

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April 6: Physics Department Seminar Series – Jason Barnes

April 6 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Philosophy Talk – Meghan Sullivan

1:30-2:30 p.m. MP 118. Dr. Jason Barnes, associate professor at the University of Idaho, will speak on "The Dragonfly Mission to Titan."

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April 10: Three-Minute Thesis Competition

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10 a.m.-noon. Computer Science Building, room 221, downtown (777 W. Main St.). Join Boise State students for this lightning fast, two-hour thesis showcase. Celebrity judges include Boise Mayor David Bieter, Diane Bevan, the CEO of the Idaho Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, and Mark Durcan, former CEO of Micron. Boise State will be offering a chartered shuttle downtown from campus, with pickups at the Student Union Building (Bronco Circle), Riverfront Hall, and the Brady Garage beginning at 8 a.m.  This event is free…

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April 11: Ethos Project Symposium

April 11 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Ethos Project Symposium

6-8:00 p.m. Student Union Building, Simplot Ballroom. The Ethos Project empowers undergraduate students to see the importance of their voices as change-makers on campus and in the local community. This year, seven undergraduate students will share their stories and present their innovative, research-based advocacy work. The event will also feature Francisco Salinas as the respondent. This event is free and open to the public. For more information, visit: http://ethosprojectboise.com

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April 12: Mechanical Engineering Seminar

April 12 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Philosophy Talk – Meghan Sullivan

1:30 p.m. ENGR 103. Dr. Matthew Esmaeili from Robotic Healthcare will present on "Not all robots are terminators!"

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April 13: Backstage with the Artist

April 13 @ 11:45 am - 1:00 pm

11:45 a.m. Simplot Performing Arts Center, 516 S. 9th Street.There will be an artist's talk with cellist Zuill Bailey as well as a discussion with a panel of Hemingway scholars including professor Clyde Moneyhun, professor Cheryl Hindrichs, Dr. Stacey Guill, lecturer Ruth Salter, and graduate student Tucker Grimshaw. The talk is free and open to the public.

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April 16: Undergraduate Research Conference

April 16 @ 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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Noon-2:30 p.m. Student Union Building. Come interact with students from all academic disciplines as they participate in Boise State University's annual Undergraduate Research Conference. This event is free and open to the public. The annual conference is a forum for undergraduate students to demonstrate what they have learned through mentored research and creative expression in a scholarly setting. A unique educational and networking event, the conference encourages interdisciplinary exchange, bringing together students from all disciplines at Boise State. Students may…

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April 18-22: Celebrate Earth Day at Boise State

April 18 - April 22

See link for times and location details. Join the Boise State campus community in celebrating Earth Day with four days of sustainability-focused events, including: a sustainability tour of campus, a sustainability tour of downtown Boise, a graduate student showcase, weed warriors training, talks and more. These events all are free and open to the public. For specifics, visit: https://sustainability.boisestate.edu/sustain-home/events/celebrate-earth-day/

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April 18: Learn About The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers

April 18 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
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11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Second floor atrium of the Charles P. Ruch Engineering Building. Craig Griffith, from The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), will be hosting an awareness table about IEEE. He will be joined by Beth Brin, a librarian, associate professor and library Liaison to the College of Engineering. Please stop by to find out more about IEEE, the IEEE Xplore Digital Library, which Boise State subscribes to, and how the library can assist you with your research needs.…

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April 18: Student/Faculty Session on Applying for the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program

April 18 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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1 p.m. Student Union Building, Bergquist Lounge. Liljana Babinkostova, professor in the Department of Mathematics, will host a session on the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) and best practices on how to prepare a competitive application. The GRFP is a prestigious, nationally competitive fellowship offered by the National Science Foundation. It provides three years of financial support for graduate study leading to a master’s or doctoral degree and is intended for students who are in the early…

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April 19: Graduate Student Showcase

April 19 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
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9-11:30 a.m. Student Union Building, Jordan Ballroom. The Graduate Student Showcase is a one-day conference during which students present their original research, work and talents, to connect with other graduate students and faculty at Boise State, and to learn about other disciplines and gain conference experience. This event is free and open to the public.

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April 19: Mechanical Engineering Seminar

April 19 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Philosophy Talk – Meghan Sullivan

1:30 p.m. ENGR 103. Dr. Stefan Judex from Stony Brook University will present on "How can we use exercise to maintain and promote skeletal health?"

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April 19: Artist Lecture, ‘Liminal Geographies: Reshaped Spaces of Our Collective Past’

April 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Artwork by Migel Delgado

7 p.m. Student Union Building, Berquist Lounge. Local artist Migel Delgado will present a lecture titled "Liminal Geographies: Reshaped Spaces of Our Collective Past." The lecture will coincide with an exhibition in Casita Nepantla's pop-up art gallery April 16-June 10. This event is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be provided.

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April 21: Campus Sustainability Garden Clean Up

April 21 @ 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
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11:30 a.m. Sustainability Garde, 1415 Juanita St. Boise. Build community, have some fun, and plant some seeds! Our first workday will take place at the Teaching Greenhouse outside the Education building, as we'll be propagating some seeds for planting later in the season. Our second workday will involve garden cleanup and planting of the seedlings that are ready! We may also have trees to plant - stay tuned! For more information, please visit https://www.facebook.com/events/2044490045786253/.

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April 23: Food Symposium

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10 a.m.-2 p.m. Micron Business and Economics Building, Skaggs Hall, Imagination Lab. The second annual Food Symposium is a time for students, faculty and community members to voice their ideas and concerns about the food culture on campus. Through collaboration, this event identifies our current situation and brainstorms how to make Boise State the healthiest learning environment in the country. This event is free and open to the public. Lunch will be provided. For more information and to register, visit: https://healthservices.boisestate.edu/dietitian-events/ This year’s…

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April 24: Disability Awareness Expo

April 24 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Philosophy Talk – Meghan Sullivan

1:30 p.m. SUB Hatch Ballroom. The first-ever Disability Awareness Expo is being hosted by College of Education students and future teachers as a culmination of their learning in their introductory ESP 250 course.  The purpose of this expo is to bring awareness of disabilities to our campus community, fellow peers, and faculty.  We want to bring to light the beauty and diversity of the world around us.  Particularly, awareness of disabilities and how they impact the access that persons with…

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April 26: Physics Seminar Series – Nicholas Schafer

April 26 @ 2:45 pm - 3:45 pm
Philosophy Talk – Meghan Sullivan

2:45 p.m. MPBC 201. Dr. Nicholas Schafer from Rice  University, will present on "Atoms to organisms: Quantitative genotype-phenotype mapping using simulation, molecular engineering, and experiments in vitro and in vivo."

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April 26: Service-Learning Student Poster Exhibition

April 26 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

4-6 p.m. Student Union Building, Hatch Ballroom. The Service-Learning Student Exhibition is a unique opportunity for students who participate in service-learning to showcase their experience through a research or reflective poster about the application of their course work to current community issues. The exhibition is an open forum for students to interact with faculty, community partners, and with university and state dignitaries. Held every spring and fall semester, the diversity of disciplines and projects in the exhibition illustrates the broad…

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April 26: Service-Learning Exhibition

April 26 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Erth's Dinosaur Zoo Live

4-6 p.m. Hatch Ballroom, Student Union Building. Are you a student who wants to make a difference, find your passion, or gain valuable experience for your resume? If so, Service-Learning is for you! Service-Learning classes integrate course content within a relevant community need, so you can see how your classroom learning applies in a real-world context. Classes are offered across all colleges! The Poster Exhibition is an annual reception to honor student accomplishments, celebrate the work of community partners, and recognize…

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May 2018

May 5: Boise State Spring Commencement

May 5 @ 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Spring Commencement

9:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. Taco Bell Arena. Boise State will host two Spring Commencement ceremonies to accommodate a growing number of graduates and their families. Due to the incredible interest from families and friends to support and celebrate graduation at Boise State, the university will hold two commencement celebrations inside Taco Bell Arena on May 5. Tickets will not be required. ·The first celebration will be at 9:30 a.m. for graduates from Business and Economics, Engineering and Health Sciences. ·The second celebration…

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