New teaching standards are being implemented nationwide, including in the Gem State with the new Idaho Core Standards. This inspired Idaho State University education Professor Cory Bennett to help Idaho teachers to better prepare students for success in math through the creation of regional math centers, which were recently approved by the state. (more…)
A new book published by Idaho State University Associate Professor Esther Ntuli will provide educators with a better understanding of blended learning methods and styles. (more…)
Idaho State University to present renowned flutist, recorder player Horacio Franco in a special concert Nov. 20 at the Stephens Performing Arts Center
Idaho State University and the Consulate of Mexico in Boise will present a concert by one of the most respected flutists and recorder players in the world, Horacio Franco on Wednesday, Nov. 20, at 7 p.m. in the Stephens Performing Arts Center’s Jensen Grand Concert Hall. (more…)
Idaho State University Organizational Behavior class aims to send a 6-year-old Make-A-Wish candidate to Disney World
Helping a 6-year-old girl’s Make-A-Wish dream come true is the goal of Idaho State University professor Alex Bolinger’s Organizational Behavior class. Bolinger’s senior-level class is planning and executing fundraisers to help get Emory, the Make-A-Wish candidate, to Disney World in the spring. (more…)
The Idaho State University Office of Alumni Relations and ISU Alumni Association will induct five new members into its Sports Hall of Fame on Saturday, Nov. 9. (more…)
Scholarship fundraising and crafts for sale will be some highlights of the Idaho State University Women’s Club Holiday Fair. The event is in the Pond Student Union Ballroom on Friday, Nov. 8, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday, Nov. 9, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (more…)
Idaho State Alumni Association Board of Directors welcomes seven new members and new board president
The Idaho State University Alumni Association Board of Directors welcomed seven new directors at their annual Homecoming meeting in October.
New members are Ryan J. Sargent, Pocatello; Dustin Mortimer, Boise;
Joshua C. Whitworth, Boise; Jamie L. Bell, Pocatello; Gregory N. Bosen, Idaho Falls; Craig D. Hobdey, Gooding; and Debbie L. Thompson, Pocatello.
Also installed is new board president, Larry Satterwhite, Boise. (more…)
Idaho State University to host Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions Nov. 16; four ISU students auditioning
Idaho State University will host the Metropolitan Opera National Council district audition, which is the preliminary tryout for the most prestigious opera company in the United States, on Nov. 16.
The auditions, open to public, will be held Saturday, Nov. 16, beginning at 10 a.m., in the Joseph C. and Cheryl H. Jensen Grand Concert Hall of the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center. (more…)
Idaho State University Professor Bethany Schultz Hurst receives 2013 Robert Dana-Anhinga Prize for Poetry
Idaho State University assistant professor of English, Bethany Schultz Hurst, recently won the 2013 Robert Dana-Anhinga Prize for Poetry for her collection, “Miss Lost Nation.” (more…)
Recently-retired ISU English Professor Susan Swetnam was honored by the Idaho Library Association with the Idaho Book Award for 2012 this month. (more…)