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Education

Arts and science together: Research plays vital role in Idaho’s cultural world

Many people don’t naturally pair the words “arts” and “research” together, yet research is as foundational to the arts as it is to any other discipline. The arts enrich college campuses and the towns and cities in which they thrive – educating, entertaining, enlightening and inspiring students, faculty and the community. However, a vibrant arts scene cannot flourish without a strong base in research, a base that helps artists, artists-in-training and the general public understand the cultural and historical implications of their craft, and more deeply appreciate how that craft reflects the human condition.

Education

The ABCs of charter schools

Charter schools are one option in the growing "school choice" movement. Funded by taxpayer money, these schools are growing nationally, though some states have yet to pass related laws. Find out what sets them apart from traditional public and pri

Boise State graduates use their heads to celebrate spring commencement

Boise State University holds its spring commencement ceremony, graduating 2,682 students who qualified for 2,935 degrees in various colleges. Graduates express themselves and their time at BSU with decorated caps.
Darin Oswald