Professor Sarah T. Partlow Lefevre, director of the Idaho State University James M. and Sharon E. Rupp Debate, has been named the recipient of the 2014 Lucy Keele Award for Service to the debate community. (more…)
Winner of Idaho State University Ultimate Bengal Challenge to be announced April 23; 70 finalists eligible for $13,000-plus scholarship package; 179,054 entries
The winner of Idaho State University’s Ultimate Bengal Challenge’s $13,000-plus scholarship package selected from 179,054 entries will be announced Wednesday, April 23, at the Reed Gymnasium donkey basketball game beginning at 6 p.m. (more…)
The Idaho Museum of Natural History’s online, 3-D collections in the Idaho Virtualization Laboratory are featured in the May 2014 National Geographic Magazine, Volume 222, No. 5. (more…)
Petar Dimov, an Idaho State University senior in mechanical engineering, is the recipient of the Ann Hunter Scholarship from the ISU chapter of Phi Kappa Phi honor society for spring of 2014. (more…)
Idaho State University’s proposed 3.5 percent tuition and fee increase for the 2014-15 academic year was approved by the State Board of Education Wednesday, April 16.
Resident students will pay $6,566 and nonresident students will pay $12,760 annually in tuition and fees in 2014-15. The change represents the lowest increase among the state’s public research universities, and the lowest ISU has had in 26 years. (more…)
The book “The Moral Work of Teaching and Teacher Education: Preparing and Supporting Practitioners,” by Matthew Sanger, professor of education at Idaho State University and Richard Osguthorpe, a Boise State University professor, has been honored with three awards. (more…)
Idaho State’s Xu collaborates on study suggesting self-expanding activities can help with nicotine craving
If you’re trying to quit smoking one method to incorporate is to do new, exciting “self-expanding” activities that can help with nicotine craving.
That’s the take-home message from a new study published in the peer-reviewed, online journal PLOS ONE in April. The study was completed by researchers from Idaho State University, Stony Brook University, the American Cancer Society, the Chinese Academy of Sciences, University of Georgia and Brown University. (more…)
Idaho State University and the ISU Alumni Association proudly announce the 2014 Outstanding Student Award recipients who will be honored at Spring Commencement on Saturday, May 10, in Holt Arena.
The 12 Outstanding Student Awards are presented to recognize outstanding graduating seniors who have excelled in their programs, their extracurricular activities and have epitomized ISU’s outstanding student body. Students receiving these prestigious awards exhibit a readiness to graduate, high academic achievement, above-average dedication to academic and professional goals and involvement in professional societies. Work experience and community service are also considered. (more…)
Idaho State University biological sciences Assistant Professor Ken Aho has written a biology textbook “Foundational and Applied Statistics for Biologists Using R” and companion software that helps biologists to better understand the basics of the statistics they use in their studies. (more…)
Idaho State University’s Chapter of Psi Chi to host the 3rd Annual Southeastern Idaho Psi Chi Psychology Research Conference April 18
The Idaho State University chapter of Psi Chi, the International Honor Society for Psychology, will host the third annual Southeastern Idaho Psi Chi Psychology Research Conference Friday, April 18, from 8:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. (more…)