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Volunteers Bring Wealth of Experience to Boise State

“We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.” — Winston Churchill As children, one of the first lessons we often learn is to share with our siblings and others. Our parents … (Read More) Volunteers Bring Wealth of Experience to Boise State

One Big Bronco Family

As nearly 4,000 Boise State students cross the academic threshold this year to join the ranks of 84,000 Bronco alumni, we welcome them to the next stage of their Boise State journey. And leading this journey to ensure our alumni … (Read More) One Big Bronco Family

Graduation is Milestone on the Bronco Journey of a Lifetime

On May 6, we will engage in the special ritual that marks the achievement of the university’s primary purpose — to educate students. Nearly 2,000 students from all academic fields of study will cross the threshold and join the Bronco family … (Read More) Graduation is Milestone on the Bronco Journey of a Lifetime

Boise State Alumni Engagement Continues Nationwide Growth

For 50 years, the Boise State University Alumni Association has been connecting, celebrating and engaging alumni from around the globe. The growth of our alumni base to more than 140,000 coincides with increased alumni engagement through one of our regional … (Read More) Boise State Alumni Engagement Continues Nationwide Growth

Creating Legacies for 50 Years: Boise State Alumni Association

“Legacy is not what’s left tomorrow when you’re gone. It’s what you give, create, impact and contribute today while you’re here that then happens to live on.” – Rasheed Ogunlaru When one considers the word “legacy” many definitions come to … (Read More) Creating Legacies for 50 Years: Boise State Alumni Association

Making Memories – 2017 Trips are Planned and Taking Reservations

No matter where in the world our alumni members go, our greatest journey is always the one we take together. I recently returned from an amazing and memorable alumni campus abroad trip to Spain with AHI, our Alumni Travel Program … (Read More) Making Memories – 2017 Trips are Planned and Taking Reservations

It’s Cancer Awareness Month. How Boise State is Helping The Cause

It’s a fitting time to celebrate the great work of someone who is making great strides in cancer research—Dr. Julia Oxford, a Boise State University professor of biology and director of the Biomolecular Research Center. October is Cancer Awareness month … (Read More) It’s Cancer Awareness Month. How Boise State is Helping The Cause

Broncos Go Places (and Make the Most of an Amazing Travel Program)!

Boise State alumni and friends can take advantage of a fantastic travel benefit through the Boise State Alumni Association. And this year, we’re going places! (See the itineraries below). I’ve been traveling with our travel program partner, AHI Travel, since … (Read More) Broncos Go Places (and Make the Most of an Amazing Travel Program)!

Change, Growth and Connection at Boise State and Beyond

Heraclitus said, “Ever-new waters flow on those who step into the same rivers.” Boise State is like this — a river that remains a river, but changes with what it contains. Stepping into Boise State, like stepping into a river, … (Read More) Change, Growth and Connection at Boise State and Beyond

Boise State Alumni Voices Reveal Attitudes, Interests & More

“Most people read their college alumni magazines for the class notes,” says the New York Times in an article on how social networking changes the way alumni interact with the university—and each other. Boise State has certainly evolved to adopt … (Read More) Boise State Alumni Voices Reveal Attitudes, Interests & More

Practicing “The Art of Fulfillment”

I’ll begin this note with a bit of good news. Thanks to the support of alumni and friends, and the hard work of the Alumni Association and volunteers, we set a new record for funds raised at our Alumni Auction … (Read More) Practicing “The Art of Fulfillment”

Our Tradition of Innovation Continues

What a happy New Year we are having at Boise State University! Like so many of you, I rang in 2015 among friends and family down in the Phoenix area for Boise State’s third Fiesta Bowl victory in less than … (Read More) Our Tradition of Innovation Continues

Boise State Graduates are Broncos for Life

This week, Boise State University celebrates the graduation of some 1,700 Broncos at our annual winter Commencement. That sets another record for us, and it looks like these bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degree recipients, along with our graduates this past … (Read More) Boise State Graduates are Broncos for Life

Milford Terrell, a Paragon of Service

Anyone who has attended a Boise State University commencement ceremony for the past several years has seen just a bit of the energy, excitement and zeal that define Milford Terrell. His booming voice has filled the arena with his heartfelt … (Read More) Milford Terrell, a Paragon of Service

Alumni and Friends Center Starts New Era

Last Saturday – with kickoff for the Broncos’ victory against Louisiana Lafayette just a couple of hours away – a group of ardent alumni and friends gathered across the street from Albertsons Stadium to break ground for the new Boise … (Read More) Alumni and Friends Center Starts New Era

Distinguished Alumni Build a Better Boise State

Once a Bronco, always a Bronco – a no matter where life takes you. This Friday, the Boise State Alumni Association will celebrate that sentiment and honor eight alumni whose accomplishments and service make their lives as Broncos shine particularly … (Read More) Distinguished Alumni Build a Better Boise State

Traditions of Change at Homecoming

Next week is Homecoming Week at Boise State – one of our favorite times of year. Broncos from all eras will descend on campus to celebrate their alma mater. Alumni and friends will have a great opportunity to get to know … (Read More) Traditions of Change at Homecoming

A Better World One Graduate at a Time

“You can make the world a better place.” With that one sentence, activist and Boise State University alumna Marilyn Shuler (M.A., public administration, 1978) summed up the hope and potential of the 1,637 graduates who participated in Saturday’s Commencement ceremony. … (Read More) A Better World One Graduate at a Time

Top Ten Scholars Embrace Life as Broncos

At a wonderful banquet last week, Boise State’s 2014 Top Ten Scholars were honored for their accomplishments as Broncos and given an important charge for their life as alumni of this university: do great things and stay in touch with … (Read More) Top Ten Scholars Embrace Life as Broncos

Listening to Our Alumni and Responding

Enriching the alumni experience at Boise State University is one of our top priorities. By building stronger, lifelong ties with our alumni and graduates, we can engage and unleash a passion that has extraordinary potential for the future of this … (Read More) Listening to Our Alumni and Responding