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Student Life Blog

Welcome to the Boise State Student Life blog. You’ll find stories, tips and tricks, inspiration, 5 1/2 things, and more every week. You’ve got lots of different ways to read it.

5 1/2 Things

5 ½ Things About Eating on a Budget 
5 ½ Things About Connecting With People
5 1/2 Things About Boise State Football
5 1/2 Things About Suicide Prevention Week
5 1/2 Places to Chill and Recharge
An Unofficial Guide to Eating on Campus


Finding Inspiration: Honoring the Memory of an Inspiring Bronco
Emilee Simicich: Finding Light Through Uncertainty
Chris Perry Has the Drive For a Future in Fitness
Ella Smith Found Her Spark in Media Production
Zack Kaelin's Thrill for a Challenge With Rock Climbing
5 1/2 Things Nursing Students Love

I Didn't Know That

I Didn't Know That: Handshake
Common Acronyms and College Terminology
I Didn’t Know That – Boise’s Uniquely Long Summer Nights
I Didn't Know That: A Short History of Pride at Boise State
I Didn't Know That: Summer Hours
I Didn't Know That: Sustainability Efforts on Campus

Finding Inspiration

Finding Inspiration: This Is Your Campus
Finding Inspiration: Priorities
Finding Inspiration: A New Beginning
Finding Inspiration: The Final Chapter
From Living for the Later to Living for the Now: A Reflection of My College Career
Finding Inspiration: Learning from Rejection

More Ways to Stay in the Know

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