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

Posted in Events, People, Performing Arts by taylandy on the October 13th, 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. (more…)

Idaho State University Professor Xu honored with Women in Life Sciences Award, receives Suffrage Science Heirloom

Posted in Academics, Featured, People by taylandy on the October 13th, 2014

Idaho State University psychology professor Xiaomeng (Mona) Xu was honored with a Women in Life Sciences Award by receiving a Suffrage Science Heirloom from the MRC Clinical Sciences Centre in the United Kingdom.

Xu was one of 11 recipients and the only one from an American institution. (more…)

Quilt art by ISU professor Adams to be displayed in New York exhibit

Posted in Exhibits, People by taylandy on the October 10th, 2014

Idaho State University art professor Naomi Adams will have her quilting art displayed in the exhibit “Quilts=Art=Quilts” at the Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center, in Auburn, New York, from Nov. 1 to Jan. 4. (more…)

Idaho State Civic Symphony to hold Halloween Spooktacular Family Matinee on Oct. 25

Posted in Events, People, Performing Arts by taylandy on the October 10th, 2014

The Idaho State Civic Symphony’s annual Spooktacular Family Matinee will be held Oct. 25 at 2 p.m. in the Jensen Grand Concert Hall at the Stephens Performing Arts Center.

At 1 p.m. families can visit a musical “petting zoo” in the Rotunda, where they can see orchestral instruments and how they produce sound. Children can also try some of the instruments. There will also be singing games and other musical education activities. (more…)

Idaho State University professor Crosby serves Fulbright, completes epic 15,000-mile drive home

Posted in Featured, People, Research by taylandy on the October 10th, 2014

Idaho State University Associate Professor of Geosciences Benjamin Crosby has spent the start of fall semester readjusting to regular life Pocatello after a year in which he served as a Fulbright scholar and visiting professor in Chile, completed a 15,000-mile drive home with his family and had his research earn international publicity and jokes by Jimmy Fallon on late-night TV.

“Half the time I feel like I am sleep-walking through the familiar because I’ve been doing this for the last seven years, but at times my life feels entirely new and different being home,” Crosby said. (more…)

Health Science Experience Night and Pharmacy Open House set for Oct. 23 at ISU-Meridian

Posted in Events, ISU-Boise, People by taylandy on the October 9th, 2014

Learn about dozens of Idaho State University health professions programs and get a flu shot at Health Science Experience Night and the Pharmacy Open House on Thursday, Oct. 23, 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. (more…)

American Nuclear Society Honors Idaho State’s Mary Lou Dunzik-Gougar with Landis Public Communication and Education Award

Posted in Academics, Featured, People, Research by taylandy on the October 9th, 2014

The American Nuclear Society (ANS) has named Idaho State University’s Mary Lou Dunzik-Gougar as the recipient of this year’s Landis Public Communication and Education Award, recognizing her dedication to nuclear education and public communication. (more…)

Free flu shots and traumatic brain injury screenings offered at ISU/Ada County Health Screening Oct. 16

Posted in Events, ISU-Boise, People by taylandy on the October 8th, 2014

Flu shots and screenings for traumatic brain injury are among the free services offered at a community health screening Thursday, Oct. 16, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., at Redeemer Lutheran Church, 2920 Cassia St., in Boise.

The screening is the second of six scheduled at various Treasure Valley locations through March for adults with no insurance or limited access to preventive health care. (more…)

Idaho State University Physics, Pocatello Kiwanis To Host a Haunted Science Lab

Posted in Events, Featured, People, Uncategorized by taylandy on the October 7th, 2014

The Idaho State University Society of Physics Students, the Kiwanis Club of Pocatello and the ISU Department of Physics will host a Haunted Science Laboratory exhibit open to the public on Saturday, Oct. 25, from 3 to 9 p.m. at the old CARQUEST warehouse, 1161 Wilson Ave. in Pocatello, one block west of the Pizza Hut on Yellowstone Ave. (more…)

2015 Idaho Business Leader of the Year Nominations Open

Posted in Featured, People by taylandy on the October 7th, 2014

The Idaho Business Leader of the Year committee is accepting nominations for the 2015 Idaho State Business Leader of the Year award. Nominees of Idaho business leaders who represent the qualifications and core values of the Alpha Kappa Psi fraternity will be accepted starting Monday, Oct. 6, and will end on Friday, Oct. 24, at 5 p.m. (more…)

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