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Eternal Wind

“Eternal Wind,” also known as the “Janet Hay Memorial,” was given to Boise State in 1998 to honor Hay, a 12-year member of the State Board of Education who represented Nampa in the state Legislature for three terms. The sculpture, which is surrounded … (Read More) Eternal Wind

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

School Songs

The Boise State song, “Les Bois,” was originally written by James L. Strachan and Grace Watson circa 1940, with additional verses added later by Helen Moore. Les Bois Bonneville looked at the sun on the forest, Watched the dark valley … (Read More) School Songs

Fight Song

The original Boise State fight song, “Orange and Blue, ” was written by student Eldred Renk in 1940 when the school was Boise Junior College: Orange and Blue (original) Hold that line for Boise Junior College, Broncos, we’re counting hard … (Read More) Fight Song

Panhellenic Association

  The Panhellenic Association is an inter-sorority council first established in 1970. The association originally included five sororities: Alpha Chi Omega, Alpha Omicron Pi, Delta Delta Delta, Alpha Xi Delta, and Gamma Phi Beta.  The current Panhellenic Association includes six … (Read More) Panhellenic Association

Tau Kappa Epsilon

Tau Kappa Epsilon has been a social fraternity where members strive to make lasting friends on the Boise State campus since 1969.  Their current mission is to aid men in their mental, moral, and social development for life. Past activities … (Read More) Tau Kappa Epsilon

Sigma Chi

Sigma Chi was founded on April 28, 2012. The fraternity has three core values: friendship, justice, and learning. They strive to promote the college experience through mentor programs, building character, and positive relationship skills. Current activities are: Derby Days Dance … (Read More) Sigma Chi

Lambda Theta Phi

Lambda Theta Phi established a chapter at Boise State University on May 4, 2016. They are a Latino based fraternity focusing on academic excellence, brotherhood, leadership, Latino unity, and service. Their motto is “Chivalry Above Self.” Their national philanthropy is … (Read More) Lambda Theta Phi

Distinguished Lecture Series

The Honors College sponsors and presents Boise State University’s Distinguished Lecture Series. Twice a year, the Series brings eminent speakers to Boise State from the realm of politics, academics, and humanitarian activism to promote the discussion of important issues. September 26, … (Read More) Distinguished Lecture Series