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ISU AAUW collecting books throughout the summer for annual fundraiser

Posted in Events, People by taylandy on the June 8th, 2015

Idaho State University’s Branch of the American Association of University Women is seeking book donations in preparation for its annual used book sale.

The fundraiser will be held in the foyer of Reed Gym in late September or early October. The AAUW mission is to advance equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy and research. (more…)

Idaho State University’s Distinguished Voices in Education Summer Institute on K-12 Education will be held June 18-19 at the ISU Pond Student Union

Posted in Academics, Events, Featured, People by taylandy on the June 5th, 2015

Idaho State University’s “2015 Distinguished Voices in Education Summer Institute” on K-12 education is running June 18-19 at the ISU Pond Student Union.

Registration and breakfast is from 8 a.m.to 8:45a.m. Conference begins at 8:45am. (more…)

Idaho State University’s Summer Theatre Program to present musical comedy “Anything Goes”

Posted in Events, Featured, People, Performing Arts by taylandy on the June 5th, 2015

Idaho State University’s Summer Theatre Program will present Cole Porter’s production “Anything Goes” on June 12, 13, 15, 18, 19 and 20 at 7:30 p.m. in the Bistline Theatre in the Stephens Performing Arts Center.

“Anything Goes” is a musical comedy set on an ocean liner traveling from New York to London. Two unlikely couples strive for true love amidst much humor and antics. Described as, “musical-comedy joy,” by The New York Times, the musical is appropriate for the entire family. The production features lots of dancing, slapstick comedy and the classical tunes of Cole Porter. (more…)

Idaho Museum of Natural History ‘Evolving Idaho’ exhibit grand opening June 13 features prizes, raffles, food

Posted in Events, Exhibits, Featured, People by taylandy on the June 5th, 2015

The Idaho Museum of Natural History on the Idaho State University campus in Pocatello will hold a grand opening for its new exhibition “Evolving Idaho” from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, June 13.

The grand opening celebration will offer swag bags for the first 30 visitors, “balloon pops” with prizes, raffles, educational activities, food from Big Mama’s Food Truck, treats and desserts from Bob’s Polar Express, and more, as listed below. (more…)

Portneuf watershed ecosystem services, A MILES Adventure Learning project for teachers, set June 8-12 at ISU

Posted in Academics, Events, People by taylandy on the June 5th, 2015

A professional development Adventure Learning workshop for teachers interested in ecosystem services in the Portneuf River valley as an integrative topic is being held at Idaho State University June 8-12.

Workshop participants will study the implications of climate change and urban development for managing ecosystem services across geographical, cultural, economical, political and ecological domains. (more…)

ISU’s Summer Institute for Piano and Strings, set June 22-26 at Fine Arts Building

Posted in Events, People by taylandy on the June 4th, 2015

Idaho State University and the Idaho State Civic Symphony will present a weeklong camp, June 22-26, for serious intermediate and advanced students who are entering 8 through the 12 grades. The camp will last all day from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Deadline to sign up is June 12. (more…)

Idaho State University’s summer concert series set Thursdays on the Quad

Posted in Events, Featured, People by taylandy on the June 4th, 2015

Idaho State University’s Summer Activities is sponsoring concerts and barbeques throughout the summer at 6 p.m. Thursdays on the Hutchinson Quadrangle

The barbeques are free for ISU summer students with valid Bengal Cards and $3 for the public. The concerts are free.

The concert schedule is as follows: (more…)

Anntara Smith: I Chose ISU, physician assistant studies

Posted in Academics, People by taylandy on the June 4th, 2015

On a sunny April morning, Idaho State University’s Anntara Smith swings by Central District Health in west Boise.

She’s meeting with a physician assistant studies student who is completing a five-week rotation in obstetrics and gynecology.

“It’s an opportunity to visit with the student, get an idea of the type and number of patients she’s seeing and talk to her preceptor,” said Smith. (more…)

ISU’s Museum of Natural History announces summer programs for children, families

Posted in Events, Exhibits, Featured, People by taylandy on the May 29th, 2015

The Idaho Museum of Natural History at Idaho State University will offer fun, educational event opportunities for children and families throughout the summer.

Programs include:

Fun for the Whole Family! (more…)

Collette Wixom-Call joins Idaho State University’s development team

Posted in People, Research by taylandy on the May 29th, 2015

Collette Wixom-Call is the new director of development for the Idaho State University Division of Health Sciences. (more…)

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