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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 1/2 Essential Digital Tools for a New Semester
5 1/2 Things for Bronco Welcome
5 1/2 Ways to Make a Difference in the New Year
5 ½ Things to Do in the Winter in Boise (Especially if You Don’t Ski or Snowboard)
5 ½ Things About Snacks That Can Help Make Finals Week Easier
5 1/2 Better Ways to Study


The Life of Orientation Leaders At Boise State
From Marine Corps to Student, Austin Bounsana’s Determination is an Inspiration
Ally Almaraz Takes a Nanoscopic Look at the Infinite Frontier
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

I Didn't Know That

I Didn't Know That: Voting on Election Day
I Didn't Know That: Go Orange! Go Big Blue!
I Didn’t Know That: National Voter Registration Day
I Didn't Know That: Handshake
Common Acronyms and College Terminology
I Didn’t Know That – Boise’s Uniquely Long Summer Nights

Finding Inspiration

Finding Inspiration: Thankful for College Friendships
Be Real: Finding Authenticity this Spooky Season
Finding Inspiration: Honoring the Memory of an Inspiring Bronco
Finding Inspiration: This Is Your Campus
Finding Inspiration: Priorities
Finding Inspiration: A New Beginning

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