Founded in 1936, BoiseStateUniversity
has now grown to an enrollment of just under 18,500 students and an alumni base
of 55,000.We honor that growth and
tradition this week during Boise State Homecoming Week.Many activities are planned for the
Tonight is the
annual Toilet Bowl (Flag Football Tournament) sponsored by Campus Recreation in
Bronco Stadium.Games will take place
the play "Whose Line Is It Anyway?" will be performed at the MorrisonCenter by nationally-touring
performers.Tickets are available from
Select-A-Seat.For more information call
426, 1766 or visit www.idahotickets.com
Friday is School Spirit Day—everyone wear your
blue and orange to support BoiseState!A street
festival sponsored by the Boise State Students Programs Board is set for the
Basque Block from that
there will be a presentation by Keith Allred, who is BoiseState's Frank Church Distinguished
Professor and a visiting professor from HarvardUniversity.Allred's lecture is entitled "Growth in a
Fragile Environment--Bridging the Divide Over Western Environmental Conflicts"
and begins at in the College
of Business building, room
105.It is free to the public.
Homecoming Parade will be Saturday at
from Myrtle to Broadway to University street.The alumni center event will feature activities
for kids, great entertainment and refreshments.The center will also salute the "Golden Graduates of 1954" with a
reunion beginning at 3.
All alumni are
invited to the reunion and tailgate party at the AlumniCenter before the football game on
Saturday.Then of course, the beloved
Broncos take the field Saturday night trying to defend their Western Athletic
Conference title against the Southern Methodist Mustangs.Kickoff is at
in Bronco Stadium. There will also be a 10th anniversary salute to the great 1994 Bronco football team that went 13-2, won the Big Sky Conference, then won three heartstopping playoff games on the way to the I-AA national championship game. Stay tuned to BroncoCountry for details on that!