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1980s

Alpha Kappa Psi

1969-present Alpha Kappa Psi (Theta Omicron) is a co-ed fraternity based on professional business goals and works towards furthering its members by fostering scientific research in commerce, accounts, finance and economics, and developing business leaders in the community. Activities: Taking surveys … (Read More) Alpha Kappa Psi

MLK Jr. Day/Idaho Human Rights Day

In 1990, Idaho became the 47th state to recognize Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Until state legislation passed, Boise State also did not recognize the holiday. The year before, Black Student Union President Eric Love organized a march to the … (Read More) MLK Jr. Day/Idaho Human Rights Day

KAID

Beginning in 1972, KAID was the Idaho branch of the Public Broadcasting Corporation. In close connection with the Boise State University Communications Department, KAID was granted a license by the FCC with the intention of finally giving Idaho its own … (Read More) KAID

Raft Race

The annual Raft Race was the final major event of Greek Week at Boise State starting in the early 1960s and ending in early 1980s. To participate, an individual or group had to be part of a campus club. Competitive … (Read More) Raft Race

Hobo March

The annual Hobo March, first held around 1953, was a fundraising event put on by Tau Alpha Pi, the vocational club at Boise Junior College. Members of the club would dress up as “hobos” and wander the streets of Boise … (Read More) Hobo March

International Association of Business Communicators

1985-1986 International Association of Business Communicators fostered interaction between the student chapter and professionals. Written by: Annika Severts, spring 2018 intern (Read More) International Association of Business Communicators

Students for Quality Child Care

1978-1997 Students for Quality Child Care promoted an interest in and to expand the opportunities for quality child care. (Read More) Students for Quality Child Care

Biology Association of Graduates

1988-1992 Biology Association of Graduates provided information input and output, built an equipment base, and helped sponsor graduate research in biology. (Read More) Biology Association of Graduates

World Student Service Corps

1988-1991 World Student Service Corps promoted and recruited volunteers for WSSC’s annual overseas service project as well as service oriented projects within the community and state. They also provide a network and social environment for students to help solve problems … (Read More) World Student Service Corps

Trap Team

1977-1983 Trap Team organized and improved members’ shooting ability and the promotion of gun safety. (Read More) Trap Team