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Six Named to ISU Sports Hall of Fame

Posted October 17, 2014

Six new members will be inducted into the Idaho State University Sports Hall of Fame Saturday.

Basketball player Mandi Carver, Senior Women’s Administrator and Associate Athletic Director Nancy Graziano, swimmer Michael Harada, wrestler David Pacheco, football player DeLane “De” Pankratz and track athlete Becky Sondag are the newest inductees into the Hall of Fame. Graziano will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award. (read more…)

Black Rock & Sage now open for submissions for 2014 issue

Posted October 17, 2014

Idaho State University’s “Black Rock & Sage” is now open for submissions for its 2014 issue. (read more…)

Showcase of Idaho State University Scholarly and Creative Works Set Oct. 22 at Stephens Performing Arts Center

Posted October 17, 2014

A reception to honor the scholarly and creative works of Idaho State University faculty that has been published, presented or exhibited during 2013 will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. Oct. 22 in the Stephens Performing Arts Center Marshall Rotunda. (read more…)

Annual Pocatello Ski Swap Set Oct. 24-26 at Idaho State University’s Pond Student Union

Posted October 17, 2014

The annual Pocatello Ski Swap will be held Oct. 24-26 at Idaho State University in the Pond Student Union Ballroom.

The Swap is the primary fundraising event for the Pocatello Ski and Snowboard Association. It helps to fund four youth trips (they receive free bus service and reduced ski rates), the Pebble Creek Youth Ski Team, and disabled skiers’ events with the CW HOG program at ISU. All of the organizations represented are not-for-profit and supported by volunteers. (read more…)

Idaho State University CW HOG annual showing of Warren Miller ski movie slated Oct. 25 in Pocatello, Nov. 8 in Idaho Falls

Posted October 17, 2014

Idaho State University’s Cooperative Wilderness Handicapped Outdoor Group (CW HOG) will host the annual Warren Miller Ski Movie, “No Turning Back” in Pocatello on Saturday, Oct. 25 at 3, 7 and 9:30 p.m. in the Pond Student Union Building, and in Idaho Falls Nov. 8 at 3, 7 and 9:30 p.m. in the Tingey Administration Building at University Place. (read more…)

Humanities Café to be held Nov. 6 at Portneuf Valley Brewery

Posted October 17, 2014

Idaho State University’s English and Philosophy Department will hold the Humanities Café “Cultural Revolution: Arts and Literature in Mid-Century America” on Nov. 6 at 6 p.m. at the Portneuf Valley Brewery.

The presenters at the café will be Douglas Warnock, art professor, and Kathleen Lane, music professor and director of ISU Women’s Choir.

The event is free and open to the public. Hors d’oeuvres will be served at 5:30 p.m. and the program will start at 6 p.m. The Portneuf Valley Brewery is located at 615 S. First Ave.

Other Humanities Cafe events will include “Sexual Revolutions” in February and “Religious Revolutions” in March.

Idaho State University’s Professor Bearden to fly mice in space to research keeping astronauts healthier

Posted October 15, 2014

Idaho State University’s Dr. Shawn Bearden has been awarded a grant from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) to fly mice on the International Space Station in 2015 and 2016 to study how to protect astronauts from visual and possible cognitive impairment during long-term space missions. (read more…)

Author Nokes to Deliver Lecture “Massacred for Gold, the Chinese in Hells Canyon” Oct. 16 at ISU College of Education Auditorium

Posted October 14, 2014

The Idaho Museum of Natural History is proud to host author R. Gregory Nokes’ book lecture “Massacred for Gold, the Chinese in Hells Canyon” at 7 p.m. Oct. 16 in the Idaho State University College of Education Auditorium Room 234. (read more…)

Idaho State physician assistant students donate to local and international communities

Posted October 13, 2014

Idaho State University’s physician assistant students contributed more than $8,000 this year to local and international community outreach—students raised approximately $4,650 in donations and the department kicked in $3,600 in matching funds, according to Paula Phelps, program director and chair of ISU’s Department of Physician Assistant Studies. (read more…)

Idaho State University International Night 2014 set Nov. 1 in Pocatello

Posted October 13, 2014

The Idaho State University International Student Association invites all of Pocatello and the surrounding communities to experience and celebrate the rich cultural diversity of ISU at International Night 2014 on Saturday, Nov. 1, in the Pond Student Union Ballroom.

Doors will open at 6 p.m. and the event officially kicks off at 7 p.m. (read more…)

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