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Idaho State University to host high school marching band invitational Oct. 4 at Holt Arena

Posted in Events, People, Performing Arts by taylandy on the October 3rd, 2014

Idaho State University School of Performing Arts music program will host the high school marching band invitational on Oct. 4 from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Holt Arena. (more…)

Idaho State University Humanities Cafe set Oct. 2

Posted in Events by taylandy on the September 29th, 2014

Idaho State University’s Department of English and Philosophy will hold it’s Humanities Cafe “Politics: Performance and Resistance” on Oct. 2 at 6 p.m. at the Portneuf Valley Brewery. (more…)

ISU Central Academic Advising to host Majors and Minors Fair Oct. 15

Posted in Academics, Events, People by taylandy on the September 29th, 2014

Idaho State University Central Academic Advising will host the annual ISU Majors and Minors Fair, “A Major A’Faire,” on Wednesday, Oct. 15, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Pond Student Union. (more…)

Idaho Conference on Health Care and Thomas Geriatric Symposium set Oct. 31 in Pocatello and Meridian

Posted in Events, ISU-Boise, People by taylandy on the September 26th, 2014

The 27th Annual Idaho Conference on Health Care and the 7th Annual Thomas Geriatric Health Symposium is Friday, Oct. 31 at Idaho State University in Pocatello. The conference is 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Pond Student Union Ballroom and will be broadcast live to Room 697 of the ISU-Meridian Health Science Center. (more…)

Idaho State Civic Symphony brings world famous tuba maestro to Stephens Performing Arts Center

Posted in Events, Performing Arts by taylandy on the September 25th, 2014

On Sept. 27, tuba player Patrick Sheridan will join the Idaho State-Civic Symphony at the Jensen Grand Concert Hall of the Stephens Performing Arts Center. (more…)

Idaho State University’s annual CarFit event is Sept. 29 at Holt Arena

Posted in Academics, Events, People by taylandy on the September 25th, 2014

Does your leg go to sleep when you drive? Any way to minimize those nerve-racking blind spots? What can happen if you sit too close to the steering wheel?

Find answers to these questions and check the fit of your vehicle at the sixth annual CarFit event hosted by Idaho State University’s occupational therapy program, Monday, Sept. 29, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Holt Arena parking lot. The free event focuses on driving safety and comfort for older drivers, but licensed drivers of all ages are welcome, say organizers. (more…)

El Korah Shriners, ISU-Meridian to host free screening clinic for children with orthopedic conditions

Posted in Events, ISU-Boise by taylandy on the September 25th, 2014

El Korah Shriners and Idaho State University-Meridian will host a free screening clinic for children with orthopedic conditions, burns and spinal cord injuries on Saturday, Oct. 4, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Idaho State University-Meridian Health Science Center, 1311 E. Central Drive, in Meridian. (more…)

Annual “I Love ISU” campaign raises $194,092.52 for scholarships

Posted in Events, Featured, People by franemil on the September 19th, 2014

The 2014 annual “I Love ISU” campaign concluded Thursday, Sept. 18, raising $194,092.52 in pledges for scholarships for Southeast Idaho students. The ISU Foundation made the announcement during the after hours celebration in the Pond Student Union.

“The scholarship funds raised during this campaign will provide opportunities for our Bengals to further their education,” explained Kallee Valentine, ISU Foundation director of annual giving. “This campaign enables donors to support any program, department or college within the University.”The I Love ISU campaign raised more than $190,000 for student scholarships

Led this year by Dave Gates from the Pocatello Fire Department and Claudia Tremelling from Idaho Power, 18 teams and 175 volunteers from Pocatello, Idaho Falls, Blackfoot and American Falls worked together to gather pledges through weeks of peer-to-peer contacts and other activities.

“Once again, I’m touched by the immense generosity of our community,” said ISU President Arthur C. Vailas. “I want to personally thank our donors and campaign volunteers for their continued support of our students.”

I Love ISU is a business-to-business fundraising campaign that connects the local economy with Idaho State University. Over the last 32 years, I Love ISU has raised millions of dollars for our local students.

AmeriCorps 20th anniversary to be celebrated at ISU with swearing-in ceremony Sept. 19

Posted in Events by taylandy on the September 16th, 2014

In recognition of the 20th Anniversary of AmeriCorps, two Idaho State University AmeriCorps Programs, Idaho Community HealthCorps and Idaho Health Care for Children and Families, will have a statewide swearing-in ceremony for 2014-2015 AmeriCorps members in Pocatello.

The ceremony will be held at 2:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 19, in the Idaho State University Eli Oboler Library’s Distance Learning Classroom B03A. The library is located at 850 S. 9th Ave. in Pocatello. It will be broadcasted to Meridian, Coeur d’Alene, and Moscow.

Building up to this event, on Thursday, September 11, in honor of 9/11, five AmeriCorps members served at a booth in the Pocatello Fred Meyer where they collected toys and craft items for 34 “Family Hero Packs” to give to children of Idaho military families.

Additionally, nationwide a simultaneous swearing-in of AmeriCorps members in every state and territory, on the same day, at the same time, took place to replicate the first swearing-in ceremony done on Sept. 12, 1994.

Fundraiser set Sept. 26 to purchase hand-made books by artist Mary Laird for ISU Oboler Library

Posted in Events by taylandy on the September 16th, 2014

A fundraiser to purchase two hand-made books by renowned book artist Mary Risala Laird for the Idaho State University Eli Oboler Library will be held at 7 p.m. Sept. 26.

The fundraiser featuring presentations and speakers will be held at 315 S. Lincoln Ave. in Pocatello. (more…)

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