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Directors named for Energy Systems Technology and Education Center

Posted in Academics, Blogroll by taylandy on the May 30th, 2007

Idaho Sate University College of Technology is pleased to welcome Gerry ‘Gary’ Trimble to the position of Executive Director and Linda Stuffle as Associate Director over Curriculum Design for the Energy Systems Technology Education Center (ESTEC). (more…)

ISU participating in national diabetes study

Posted in Featured, Research by hueganth on the May 30th, 2007

The ACCORD (Action to Control Cardiovascular Risk in Diabetes) study at Idaho State University’s Family Medicine Clinical Research Center is increasing knowledge of how to treat and control diabetes.

    In the long run, this may help prevent the complications of diabetes that threaten life, limb and vision. In the shorter term, it is helping to save lives now. (more…)

ISU electronics offering summer camps

Posted in Academics by taylandy on the May 29th, 2007

Looking for a FUN summer activity? The Idaho State University Electronics department is offering summer camps in June. Have fun exploring the world of Electronics – lasers, robots, field trips, building solar powered cars, and more. (more…)

Perseverance key to GED recipient’s success

Posted in Blogroll by taylandy on the May 29th, 2007

The third time has proven to be the charm for Meikel Sharp. Her first try at passing the GED was at the age of 18, second at age 24, and now at age 31, she completed her goal.  She admits she was mandated to complete her GED by the judge and was not originally too happy about the mandate.  Trouble with meth got in the way of her first two attempts but Meikel conquered it and has been clean for over six years. (more…)

ISU-Boise speech-pathology students provide free screenings

Posted in Blogroll by taylandy on the May 29th, 2007

Boise— Eleven students in Idaho State University-Boise’s speech-language pathology master’s program recently provided free speech, voice and hearing screenings for more than 100 Hewlett-Packard employees and their families. (more…)

ISU student wins Academy of Science logo contest

Posted in Blogroll by taylandy on the May 29th, 2007

Students from eight Idaho institutions of higher learning vied for the chance to have their design become the new logo for the Idaho Academy of Science this spring, but it was Idaho State University mass communications student Jeff Wolfley who would be crowned the winner. (more…)

College of Technology’s Rost to retire

Posted in Blogroll by taylandy on the May 29th, 2007

After 35 years of service at Idaho State University’s College of Technology, Bob Rost, coordinator of the Welding program is retiring. (more…)

ISU baton twirler wins awards

Posted in Blogroll by taylandy on the May 29th, 2007

Baton twirler Diana Guy has had “many trying times” in her career as a twirler, said her mother Linda Guy. However, support from family, friends and coaches have helped her to become the Oregon state grand champion in three-baton, dance twirl, and solo and strut this spring in Portland Ore. (more…)

Dr. Ed Guthrie named COT Technical Department chair

Posted in Uncategorized by taylandy on the May 29th, 2007

The Idaho State University College of Technology is pleased to announce that Dr. Ed Guthrie has accepted the Technical Department chair position effective June 18, 2007. (more…)

ISU College of Technology announces honors

Posted in Blogroll, Events by taylandy on the May 29th, 2007

The Idaho State University College of Technology presented awards to community members and faculty during a recent awards luncheon.

This year’s recipients were:

•    Community Partner Award:  Ed Guthrie, Pocatello Police Chief;

•    Professional Achievement Award: Thomas Harris, President of Western States Equipment;

•    Outstanding Achievement Award:  Diane Allen and Bill Gibbs;

•    Staff Excellence Award:  Pam Edwards and Esther Stapleton. (more…)

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