News items from ISU Marketing and Communications
ISU College of Arts and Letters prepares for fourth annual New Year’s Eve Gala
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s College of Arts and Letters is preparing for its fourth annual New Year’s Eve Gala to support student scholarships on Dec. 31 at 7:30 p.m. at the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center.
ISU NIATEC program hosting cyber security competition, 10 teams competing
POCATELLO – The Idaho State University National Information Assurance Training and Education Center (NIATEC) program is hosting a cyber security competition that continues through Nov. 12, attracting 10 teams from universities throughout the mountain region.
Idaho State University’s TRiO office receives new grant for Educational Opportunity Center for non-traditional students
POCATELLO – About 1,000 adults in five counties across south-central Idaho will be given access to further “access and opportunity to higher education” by Idaho State University’s new five-year, $1.2 million TRiO grant for an Educational Opportunity Center (EOC).
Idaho State University professor Jon Armstrong releases new album “Burnt Hibiscus” produced by Orenda Records
POCATELLO – Idaho State University jazz studies Director of Jon Armstrong released his new album “Burnt Hibiscus,” produced by Orenda Records, on Nov. 4.
Idaho State University, Australian Company Clarity Pharmaceuticals to expand research and commercial applications of Copper-67 medical isotope to fight cancer
POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Idaho Accelerator Center (IAC) and Clarity Pharmaceuticals, a Sydney, Australia, radiopharmaceutical company, have signed a memorandum of understanding to officially launch joint development of commercial applications of the medical isotope Copper 67 produced at the IAC.
Idaho State University’s nuclear engineering laboratory to host merit badge clinic for 100 Boy Scouts on Nov. 12
POCATELLO – The nuclear engineering laboratory at Idaho State University will host a nuclear science Boy Scout merit badge clinic for about 100 boys on Nov. 12.
ISU’s concert series ‘Season of Note’ will feature Wynonna and the Big Noise Nov. 19
POCATELLO - Idaho State University’s 2016-17 ‘Season of Note’ concert series will feature five-time Grammy winner and New York Times best-selling author, Wynonna Judd and her band The Big Noise at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 19 in the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center.
Camerata Singers to present fall concert Nov. 18
POCATELLO – The Camerata Singers will present a fall concert on Friday, Nov. 18, at 7:30 p.m. in Jensen Grand Concert Hall.
Idaho State University Department of Art to host visiting artist Lily Lee Nov. 11 and 28
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Department of Art will host visiting artist Lily Lee on Nov. 11 and 28 for an artist talk and fiber netting workshop.
Idaho Lt. Gov. Brad Little to Speak at ISU College of Business Nov. 28
POCATELLO – On Monday, Nov. 28, Idaho Lt. Gov. Brad Little will speak on behalf of the Idaho State University College of Business’s Wells Fargo Speaker Series.
ISU’s November Career Path Intern of the Month is Daniel Ortiz
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Daniel Ortiz was named the Career Path Intern (CPI) for the month of November by the ISU Career Center.
Gov. Otter, ICOM founders and Idaho State University president place flags to mark site of proposed medical school; unveil building rendering
MERIDIAN, Idaho— Founders of the proposed Idaho College of Osteopathic Medicine (ICOM) unveiled an architectural rendering of the medical school building and marked the construction site with flags during a news conference Nov. 8 at the Idaho State University-Meridian Health Science Center.
Idaho State-Civic Symphony to host Douglas Lowry tribute concert on Nov. 11
POCATELLO -- The Idaho State-Civic Symphony will host a concert honoring the late Douglas Lowry on Nov. 11 at 7 p.m. in the Joseph C. and Cheryl H. Jensen Grand Concert Hall of the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center.
Civic Symphony Youth Orchestra to host concert on Nov. 9 under new direction by conductor Julie Sorensen
POCATELLO -- The Idaho State-Civic Symphony’s Youth Orchestra will host a concert with the theme “How ‘Suite’ It Is!” on Nov. 9 at 7 p.m. in the Joseph C. and Cheryl H. Jensen Grand Concert Hall in the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center.
Transgender Day of Remembrance events set Nov. 15-16
POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Department of Sociology, Social Work, Criminology and the Gender Resource Center will host Transgender Day of Remembrance events Nov.15-16.
Grand opening set Nov. 12 for new wildfire exhibit at Idaho Museum of Natural History
POCATELLO – The Idaho Museum of Natural History at Idaho State University will have a grand opening from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 12. featuring onsite fire engines and activities for its newest exhibit “Living with Fire.”
EPA selects Idaho State University political science Chair Donna Lybecker to National Advisory Committee
POCATELLO – Due to her expertise on international border environmental issues, Idaho State University political science Professor and Chair Donna Lybecker has been selected to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s National Advisory Committee.
Idaho State University Japan Night scheduled Nov. 12
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Japan Club will host its annual Japan Night on Nov. 12 in the ISU Pond Student Union Ballroom. Japan Night will celebrate Japanese culture with traditional Japanese cuisine and performances.
Idaho State University recognized for offering top four-year radiology technician program
SAN FRANCISCO – Idaho State University‘s four year degree program for radiology technicians has been recognized as one of the best in the nation by The Community for Accredited Online Schools (AccreditedSchoolsOnline.org).
Idaho State University recognized for offering top four-year beauty cosmetology program
SAN FRANCISCO – Idaho State University‘s four year degree program for beauty cosmetology has been recognized as one of the best in the nation by The Community for Accredited Online Schools (AccreditedSchoolsOnline.org).
Community garage sale benefit for ISU-Idaho Falls Benny’s Pantry set Nov. 12
POCATELLO –Idaho State University’s Idaho Falls Campus will host a community garage sale on Nov. 12 in the Bennion Student Union’s Multi-Purpose Room from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. All proceeds go to Benny’s Pantry.
Free flu shots and basic physical exams offered at ISU/Ada County Health Screening Nov. 10
Free flu shots, basic physical and dental exams, and onsite testing for blood sugar levels and cholesterol are included in free services offered at a community health screening Thursday, Nov. 10, 4-7 p.m., at the Hispanic Cultural Center of Idaho, 315 Stampede Drive, in Nampa.
Idaho State University to host second Humanities Café on Nov. 3, collecting donations for refugees
POCATELLO -- Idaho State University’s College of Arts and Letters will hold its second Humanities Café of the year on Nov. 3 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Westside Players Theater, 1009 S. 2nd Ave. Pocatello.
Idaho State University history professor Paul Sivitz develops map representing Philadelphia in the 18th century
POCATELLO – Idaho State University history Professor Paul Sivitz recently developed a map with Montana State University professor Billy G. Smith that is currently on display at the National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Idaho State University’s diversity events scheduled in November
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Diversity Resource Center and Gender Resource Center are sponsoring a variety of free, public events discussing diversity in November including four scheduled Nov. 1-4.