Posted May 28, 2015
Idaho State University-Meridian’s Kirk Hevener, assistant professor of biomedical and pharmaceutical sciences, and Susan Tavernier, assistant professor of nursing, were recently named Rising Stars in a career development program sponsored by the University of Washington’s Institute of Translational Health Sciences.
Posted May 22, 2015
The Idaho State University Alumni Association Board of Directors has elected six new members, who will begin serving on the board in October 2015.
New directors are Gary Aldous, American Falls; Ruby Walsh, Pocatello; Donnel McNeal, Meridian; Deb Poulson, Pocatello; Mandi Everett, Pocatello and Patty Bolinger, American Falls. Also joining the board in January 2015 were Kasi Beorchia, Pocatello and Kathryn Layman, Portland, Oregon, replacing board members who vacated their positions due to job changes. Col. F. Paul Briggs, Alexandria, Virginia was chosen to serve as president-elect.
Idaho State University Professor Terry Bowyer honored with Wallmo Award for deer-management research
Posted May 22, 2015
Idaho State University biological sciences Professor Terry Bowyer has been honored with the O. C. “Charlie” Wallmo Award for contributions to knowledge and improved management of black-tailed and mule deer.
He received the award at the recent 11th Biennial Western States and Provinces Deer and Elk Workshop held in Canmore, Alberta, Canada. The award is given by the mule deer working group of the Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies, and is this entity’s highest award.
ISU Professor Lefevre named director at National Debate Tournament; first female director in tournament history
Posted May 20, 2015
Idaho State University professor Sarah Partlow Lefevre was recently appointed as the director of the 2016 National Debate Tournament (NDT). She is the first female director in NDT history.
Idaho State University’s environmental engineering graduate program is ranked no. 8 nationally by Graduate Programs
Posted May 19, 2015
Idaho State University’s environmental engineering graduate program is ranked no. 8 nationally by Graduate Programs in its Spring 2015 Rankings of the Top Environmental Engineering Graduate Programs.
Advanced Nuclear Manufacturing Conference set May 18-20 in Pocatello; much of event hosted at Idaho State University
Posted May 14, 2015
An Advanced Nuclear Manufacturing Conference running May 18-20 in Pocatello will feature an address by Gov. C.L. “Butch” Otter.
The conference is sponsored by Active Communications International (ACI) and its theme is “Powering the Future of Nuclear Innovation.” Many of the conference’s presentations are taking place at the Idaho State University Stephens Performing Arts Center.
Idaho State University-Meridian recognizes Student Excellence honorees at May 11 commencement and confers 257 degrees
Posted May 12, 2015
Accelerated nursing graduate Lori Price received Idaho State University-Meridian’s 2015 Student Excellence Award at the campus’ May 11 commencement ceremony in Boise.