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Boise State University Holds A Summit On Diversity And Inclusion


Boise State University's Blue Sky Institute is holding its annual Diversity and Inclusion Summit on October 8. This year's summit will take place after Idaho lawmakers sent a letter criticizing diversity initiatives to newly minted university President Marlene Tromp took office. We talk with the organizers of the summit -- which is in its 5th year -- about what they hope this year's event does for the community.

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Gemma is the host of Idaho Matters, Boise State Public Radio's daily show which broadcasts live Monday-Friday at noon. She is an award-winning journalist and has spent the majority of her broadcasting career in Idaho. Gemma was a television news anchor and reporter in Boise for close to 15 years. She came to Boise in 1999 to start Fox 12.