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ISU Health Fair 2015 March 19-20 features more than 70 health learning centers; walk-in blood draws available

Posted in Events, Exhibits, Featured, People by taylandy on the February 25th, 2015

The Idaho State University Health Fair 2015 – celebrating its 34th year – is scheduled from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday and Friday, March 19-20, in the Pond Student Union Ballroom. Parking is free in the Pond Student Union parking lot.

This year’s fair will feature more than 70 learning centers, blood draws and comprehensive health screenings and informational services on a variety of topics. (more…)

Louis Pirro art works on display in Idaho State University Oboler Library

Posted in Exhibits, People by taylandy on the February 20th, 2015

The Eli M. Oboler Library at Idaho State University is pleased to announce a new exhibit of paintings by Louis Pirro, named “Patterns in the Void.” The art will be displayed from February 1 through April 30, 2015, in the art exhibit area on the 1st floor.

Over the last 33 years Lou has worked as a muralist, art director, illustrator, educator, and fine artist, showing in galleries in the Northeast and Intermountain West. Of his recent series, “Patterns in the Void,” he had this to say: (more…)

Exhibition of French prints of the First World War by ISU professor Stover runs Feb. 2-20

Posted in Exhibits, People by taylandy on the January 22nd, 2015

Justin Dolan Stover, an Idaho State University assistant history professor, will host an exhibition of contemporary French prints of the First World War, which he collected during his trip to France.

The exhibition, “Les Miseres de la Guerre: French perspectives of the First World War” will run Feb. 2-20 with an exhibit launch and discussion on Thursday, Feb. 12 from 5 to 6 p.m. at the John B. Davis Gallery in the Fine Arts Building on the Pocatello campus. (more…)

‘Muslim/American, American/Muslim’ exhibit to open Jan. 12 at Idaho State University Davis Gallery; Opening reception Jan. 20

Posted in Events, Exhibits, People by taylandy on the January 9th, 2015

The “Muslim/American, American/Muslim” exhibit will open in Idaho State University’s John B. Davis Gallery on Jan. 12 and run until Jan. 30.

There will be an opening reception on Jan. 20 from 6 to 8 p.m. where photographer Robert Gerhardt will give a lecture on his photographs. (more…)

Two Idaho State University art professors use Wyoming shows to help recruit students

Posted in Events, Exhibits, People by taylandy on the November 4th, 2014

Idaho State University art professors Laura Ahola-Young and Naomi Adams will hold three art shows in Wyoming to help recruit students to take art classes at ISU.

“Part of our goal of these shows was to talk to students about our programs at ISU,” said Adams. “It can help them learn what we are about and the number of concentrations we have for a small department.” (more…)

Fossil remains of 70,000-year-old-plus mammoth transferred to ISU Idaho Museum of Natural History

Posted in Exhibits, Research by taylandy on the October 28th, 2014

The Bureau of Reclamation reports that the fossil remains of a more than 70,000 year-old mammoth discovered near American Falls Reservoir were excavated and transferred in late October to the Idaho Museum of Natural History at Idaho State University in Pocatello. (more…)

Showcase of Idaho State University Scholarly and Creative Works Set Oct. 22 at Stephens Performing Arts Center

Posted in Events, Exhibits, People by taylandy on the October 17th, 2014

A reception to honor the scholarly and creative works of Idaho State University faculty that has been published, presented or exhibited during 2013 will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. Oct. 22 in the Stephens Performing Arts Center Marshall Rotunda. (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…)

Volunteers needed for the 2014 Idaho State University Haunted Science Lab

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

For the last three years, the ISU Society of Physics Students, the Kiwanis Club of Pocatello, and the ISU Department of Physics have hosted a Haunted Science Laboratory exhibit open to field trips from local schools, free of charge.

Volunteers from ISU and the Kiwanis Club have provided educational, engaging, spooky science fun with interactive science exhibits and activities. The Kiwanis Club has also reimbursed schools for busing costs. However, additional help is needed to ensure that this year’s exhibitions are a success. (more…)

Smithsonian traveling exhibition at Idaho State University celebrates Asian Pacific American history

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

The Idaho Museum of Natural History will open its new Smithsonian exhibit titled “I Want the Wide American Earth: An Asian Pacific American Story” on Sept. 20 and it will run through Nov. 30.

This exhibit was created by the Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center and the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service (SITES). The exhibition is supported by a grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundations. (more…)

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