News items from ISU Marketing and Communications
ISU physics presents science demos in "Fire and Ice" April 29
POCATELLO — Idaho State University's Department of Physics and the Society of Physics Students will be presenting a free “Fire and Ice” demonstration show to the public on Saturday, April 29, from 4 - 5:30 p..m in room 140 of the Physical Science Building on the south west corner of 8th Avenue and Carter Street on the ISU campus.
Idaho State University Irish Club and Friends of Irish Studies Idaho to host Irish Immersion Weekend April 29 and 30
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Irish Club and the Friends of Irish Studies, Idaho community club will host an Irish Immersion Weekend on April 29 and 30.
ISU Professor Xiang Ma publishes paper in journal Nature Materials that builds knowledge bridge between the sequence and function of molecules
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Xiang Ma, research/adjunct assistant professor in the Department of Chemistry, is the lead author of the paper recently published in the journal Nature Materials that helps researchers understand the relationship between material sequence and structure at the molecular level.
Pocatello Historic Preservation Commission, ISU to host 'Adventures in Idaho' symposium
POCATELLO – The Pocatello Historic Preservation Commission and the Idaho State University Department of History are hosting a symposium called “Adventures in Idaho,” focusing on the history of Idaho in the 19th and 20th centuries. The event will take place April 29 in the Wood River Room at Pond Student Union Building.
Idaho State University videographer Martin Baker again honored with Collegiate Advertising Gold Award
POCATELLO – Idaho State University videographer Martin Baker was honored with Gold and Silver Awards from the Collegiate Advertising Awards for ISU promotional videos he produced in 2016.
ISU College of Business graduate students take two trophies at International Collegiate Business Strategy Competition
POCATELLO-Six Master of Business Administration and Master of Accountancy students returned home from the International Collegiate Business Strategy Competition in Anaheim, California on Sunday with a first place win for Best Written Documents--including their business plan and annual report--and runner-up honors for Overall Simulation Performance.
Boise Chamber to honor ISU-Meridian for health care excellence
BOISE-The Idaho State University-Meridian Health Science Center is a finalist in the Boise Metro Chamber of Commerce 2017 Small Business of the Year & Chamber Excellence Awards competition.
Student entrepreneurs find success in Boise
Idaho State University’s participation in the Idaho Entrepreneur Challenge stemmed from student Jonny Henderson and Jeff Street, director of the Center for Entrepreneurship and Economic Development.
ISU College of Business students to host book-signing celebration May 5
POCATELLO-Eight students who co-wrote a book this academic year about the history of Idaho State University will sign and sell copies Friday, May 5 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the west entrance of ISU’s Frazier Hall.
ISU student team competes in international strategy competition in California
A team of six Masters of Business Administration and Masters of Accounting students at Idaho State University’s College of Business will be traveling to Anaheim, Calif. this week to compete in the 53rd Annual International Collegiate Business Strategy Competition.
ISU Choirs Spring Concert set April 22
POCATELLO – The Idaho State University choral ensembles will present the ISU Choirs Spring Concert on Saturday, April 22 at 7:30 p.m. in Jensen Grand Concert Hall of the Stephens Performing Arts Center.
April 25 showing of movie “Upriver,” panel discussion to kick off Portneuf River Visioning Project
POCATELLO – A showing of the movie “UPRIVER: A Film for the Willamette” and a panel discussion about how this film relates to the potential management of Portneuf River watershed will be held April 25 in the Idaho State University Pond Student Union.
ISU Professor Philip Cole heading to Vienna on invitation from International Atomic Energy Agency to plan for AccApp’17 and AccApp’19
POCATELLO – Idaho State University physics Professor Philip Cole is heading to Vienna, Austria, April 24-26 by invitation of the United Nation’s International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to help coordinate the AccApp’17 international conference that will be held July 31-Aug. 4 in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada.
Winners from ISU Graduate Research Symposium announced
POCATELLO – Winners of the 2017 Idaho State University Graduate Research Symposium held this month have been announced and are listed below.
Idaho State University rodeo has another strong year; Women’s Team ranked No. 1 in region, heads to nationals June 11-17
POCATELLO –The Idaho State University Women’s Rodeo Team finished No. 1 and its member Makayla Boots won the women’s all-around in the National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association (NIRA) Rocky Mountain Region, competing against 10 other teams.
ISU theatre program named #2 on the list “The Top 10 Most Underrated College Theatre Programs for 2017 – North West Region”
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s theatre program was ranked second on onstageblog.com’s “The Top 10 Most Underrated College Theatre Programs for 2017 – North West Region.”
ISU College of Business to open a state-of-the-art distance learning classroom and student laptop workroom
POCATELLO – The Idaho State University College of Business is proud to announce the Grand Opening of the state-of-the-art distance-learning classroom – the Idaho Central Credit Union Learning Center in Room 506 along with the Technology Teaching and Learning Center in Room 507 of the Business Administration Building.
ISU’s April Career Path Intern of the month is Callie Nielsen
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Callie Nielsen was named the Career Path Intern (CPI) for the month of April by the ISU Career Center.
ISU Professor Howard Gauthier pens book 'The Positive Leader'
MERIDIAN – Idaho State University-Meridian Associate Professor of sports science, Howard Gauthier, has penned a new book exploring the link between positive leadership and organizational success.
Idaho State University 2017 Outstanding Student Award recipients announced
POCATELLO – Idaho State University and the ISU Alumni Association proudly announce the 2017 Outstanding Student Award recipients who will be honored at Spring Commencement on Saturday, May 6, in Holt Arena.
Eleven ISU alumni honored with 2017 Professional Achievement Awards
POCATELLO – Eleven Idaho State University alumni will be honored with ISU 2017 Professional Achievement Awards at ISU Commencement exercises on Saturday, May 6, in Holt Arena.
ISU graduate student Andrew Dunn studying food history in Minidoka Internment Camp
POCATELLO – Idaho State University graduate student Andrew Dunn spent his undergraduate education studying the ins and outs of the Minidoka Internment Camp. For his graduate thesis, he decided to dig deeper into the history of food inside the internment camp, and how it affected both the camp and the world.
Premieres and music by local composers featured in ISU Wind Ensemble and Civic Concert Band concert
POCATELLO --Works by local composers, and several Pocatello premiers will be featured in the upcoming concert of the Idaho State University Wind Ensemble and Civic Concert Band. The concert will take place on April 21 at 7:30 p.m. in the Joseph C. and Cheryl H. Jensen Grand Concert Hall in the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center.
Noël Bakhtian named director of the Center for Advanced Energy Studies
IDAHO FALLS – Mark Peters, Idaho National Laboratory director, announced the appointment of Noël Bakhtian as director of the Center for Advanced Energy Studies (CAES) effective May 15, according to an INL press release.
Five Idaho State University faculty members honored with 2017 Outstanding Researcher Awards
POCATELLO – Five Idaho State University faculty members have received 2017 Outstanding Researcher Awards and will be honored at a reception on April 11.