Mobile Menu
Header rowing blue1

Basque Studies

  • Featured
    basqueclub1-250x135

    Feb 03 2016

    Upcoming student club events

    Some upcoming events open to all are: Feb 6th, Monday: Basque singing at 6:30pm at the [...]

    Read more
    Featured
    Smithsonian-Folklife-Festival2016

    Jan 28 2016

    2016 Smithsonian

    Visitors to the 2016 Smithsonian Folklife Festival will explore the Basque Country’s unique language and distinct cultural [...]

    Read more
  • Featured
    outreach1

    Jan 28 2016

    Campus outreach

    Once again this semester Boise State Basque Studies participated in the "Get Involved" student organization [...]

    Read more
    Featured
    Spring-courses2

    Dec 14 2015

    Spring 2016 courses

    Every semester Boise State Basque Studies offers full 3-credit courses in Basque culture and language, [...]

    Read more
  • Featured
    Full Color

    Oct 21 2015

    Fast Facts

    Basque Studies at Boise State University is in its 2.0 version, with new dynamics and [...]

    Read more
    Featured
    basqueclub1-250x135

    Aug 06 2015

    Student Basque Club

    Being Basques isn't just for Basques anymore! The Student Basque Club at Boise State University is open to [...]

    Read more
  • Featured
    free-book

    May 11 2015

    Becoming Basque book

    You can access a free online PDF version of this book. Its dozen chapters--written by Boise [...]

    Read more

quick_links1  lau-blue-minor Virco 3700BR - 3000 Series Student Desk with Tablet Arm (set of Picture01   calendar1   sponsored-program2   facebook-iconBSU  eskerrik_asko2


Basque [bask]  —noun

1. PEOPLE. Basques are the “mystery people” of Europe (western Pyrenees region of France and Spain) because of their unknown origin; in Idaho since the 1890s. To find out more CLICK HERE.

2. LANGUAGE. Basque or Euskara is their unique language and the basis of their name for themselves: “Euskaldunak” or “those who speak Basque;” not known to be related to any other language and likely the oldest living language of Europe. To find out more CLICK HERE.

taldea133. PROGRAM. Basque Studies at Boise State University.  A multi-disciplinary program of advanced study of the Basque people specifically—while exploring the human condition generally—that involves varied aspects of language, history, politics, economics, etc., all the while seeking to forge learning links to empower students (Basque & non-Basque alike) to generate a satisfying, self-directed pursuit of life-long learning. To find out more CLICK HERE.

Micro-Macro2