Harvard University

Courtesy Ivan Vazquez

Tuesday night, seniors at Capital High in Boise will graduate. Among the class of 2017 is Ivan Vazquez. He’s not only the valedictorian, but he’s one of just five students across the country this year to be accepted to all eight Ivy League colleges.

Matt Guilhem spoke with Vazquez about school, his future plans and what it was like as the acceptance letters kept pouring in.

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Micron Headquarters Building
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We learned last week that Harvard University is suing Micron Technology over patent infringement. Micron isn’t commenting on the suit. If it goes to court, the company will likely argue that the technology it uses is based on a patent it owns, not the one developed by Harvard.

Boise State University, campus
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Treasure Valley students and residents this fall will have an opportunity to take classes from Harvard Business School without leaving Idaho. Boise State University and the famed Ivy League school announced a new partnership Thursday.

Idaho Statesman

The Boise Department of Arts and History recently received some good news. Harvard University’s Ash Center has selected the department as one of the most innovative government entities in the country.