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ISU Workforce Training, The Hospital Cooperative provide leadership development

Posted in Academics, Blogroll, Events, Featured by taylandy on the March 28th, 2008

Idaho State University WORKFORCE TRAINING is continuing their collaboration with The Hospital Cooperative (THC), by offering a THC Leadership Development Series to assist hospital staff members improve their managerial effectiveness. “We value our training partnership with The Hospital Cooperative,”   said Joseph Fleishman Director of Workforce Training for the College of Technology at ISU. (more…)

Idaho Falls resident Lyle Castle, Ph.D., named academic dean at ISU-Idaho Falls

Posted in Academics, Blogroll by hueganth on the March 26th, 2008

Idaho State University chemistry professor and Idaho Falls resident Lyle Castle, Ph.D., has been named dean of academic programs for ISU-Idaho Falls, at the Idaho Falls Center for Higher Education at University Place. Castle previously had been interim director. (more…)

New ISU Freshman Registration set in Idaho Falls April 9

Posted in Academics, Blogroll, Events by taylandy on the March 26th, 2008

Idaho State University – Idaho Falls has scheduled New Freshman Registration Programs for 2008 high school graduates and other new freshmen on Wednesday, April 9, in the Tingey Administration Building at University Place, 1776 Science Center Drive, Idaho Falls. (more…)

Seventh annual Tech Expo slated April 3 at Holt Arena

Posted in Academics, Blogroll, Events, Exhibits by taylandy on the March 26th, 2008

The Idaho State University College of Technology and School District #25 Gateway Academies will host the seventh annual Tech Expo on Thursday, April 3, at Holt Arena on the Idaho State University campus.

Tech Expo will run 9 a.m.–2 p.m. and 5–7 p.m. (more…)

Kasiska College, ISU-Boise research days set April 4

Posted in Academics, Events, Research by taylandy on the March 24th, 2008

Is there a connection between the amount of money spent on anti-smoking efforts and the prevalence of tobacco use in Idaho?

Are dental hygienists receiving sufficient education about diabetes and patient care?

Both questions are among dozens that faculty and students will explore during the 19th annual ISU Kasiska College of Health Professions Research Day in Pocatello, which will be held in conjunction with Idaho State University-Boise’s first annual Research Day from 7 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. April 4. (more…)

ISU events, March 24-April 21

Posted in Events by taylandy on the March 24th, 2008

ISU Coming Events:

The Idaho State University Office of University Relations distributes this events calendar to let the media and public know about upcoming non-athletic events at the University. This information is intended to be released in print and broadcast events calendars. Various events calendars with more complete information are available online at the Web site www.isu.edu/calendar_news.shtml. A copy of this release can also be accessed via ISU’s home page at www.isu.edu. Information about ISU athletic events is available at http://isubengals.cstv.com/. The area code for all phone numbers is 208 unless otherwise noted. The phone number for University Relations is 282-3620. (more…)

ISU Oboler Library to hold book sale on April 4-5

Posted in Academics, Events, Featured by taylandy on the March 24th, 2008

Eli M. Oboler Library, located on the Idaho State University campus, will have a used book sale in the library’s student lounge, located at 850 S. Ninth. The sale will run for two days, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Friday, April 4, and from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 5. (more…)

Constructivist education topic of early childhood symposium at ISU

Posted in Academics, Blogroll, Events by taylandy on the March 24th, 2008

Idaho State University College of Education will host an Early Childhood Symposium on Constructivist Education at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 3, in the College of Education Auditorium, Room ED 243.

Rheta DeVries, Ph.D., professor of curriculum and instruction at University of Northern Iowa, will give the keynote address titled “A Constructivist Approach to Science in EC Classrooms: Physical-Knowledge Activities.” (more…)

Vailas to spotlight economic impact of ISU at Idaho Falls forum March 28

Posted in Blogroll, Events by hueganth on the March 20th, 2008

Idaho State University President Arthur C. Vailas, Ph.D., will be the featured speaker at the City Club of Idaho Falls luncheon on Friday, March 28.

President Vailas will address the economic impact of Idaho State University, particularly the contribution that ISU’s research activities make to the economies of Idaho Falls and the state in the fields of energy, health care and medical education.

City Club is a nonpartisan public forum for civil discussion of public affairs. Previous guests have included U.S. Sen. Mike Crapo, Gov. C.L. “Butch” Otter and former Idaho Gov. Cecil D. Andrus.

The luncheon is scheduled from noon to 1:30 p.m. in the Samuel Horne Bennion Student Union Multipurpose Room, at the Idaho Falls Center for Higher Education at University Place, 1784 Science Center Drive. Lunch is $15. Gallery seating is free. To RSVP or for more information, call (208) 227-1702 or send an e-mail to ifcityclub@gmail.com.

Bengal Dancers spring concert set April 4

Posted in Events, Performing Arts by taylandy on the March 20th, 2008

Idaho State University’s Bengal Dancers will host a Spring Dance Concert on Thursday, April 3, and Friday, April 4, at 7 p.m. inside Frazier Hall. (more…)

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