By Fallon Falore
Originally published Nov 14, 2017
The role of the university is to prepare students for the ‘real world,’ but how can this happen if we fail to learn the basics of life? Valuable lessons in personal finance, nutrition and life skills are not being focused on at Boise State. This is why Boise State needs to offer home economics. Home economics can directly help students who struggle with basic life skills, which can include education, cooking, personal finance, problem solving and organization.