A total of 1,670 graduates will receive 1,765 degrees and certificates during Idaho State University’s spring commencement ceremonies, which will begin at 10 a.m. May 10 in Holt Arena.
Eighty-nine students will receive multiple certificates and/or degrees. (more…)
Three Idaho State University faculty members will be honored as ISU’s 2007-08 Distinguished Faculty during Commencement ceremonies May 10. They are Bethany Schultz Hurst, M.F.A., instructor, English and philosophy, Distinguished Teacher; Willis McAleese, Ph.D., chair and professor health and nutrition sciences, Distinguished Public Service Award; and Susan Swetnam, Ph.D., professor, English and philosophy, Distinguished Researcher. (more…)
Idaho State University graduating senior Autumn Gomez has earned a Fulbright award to work as an English Teaching Assistant in Andorra, a small country located between Spain and France.
A double-major in international studies and Spanish, the 29-year-old will begin her Fulbright duties in September. (more…)
The Pocatello office of the Idaho Small Business Development Center (SBDC) will conduct a legal clinic for entrepreneurs and small business owners on Thursday, May 15 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. in the conference room at the center at 1651 Alvin Ricken Drive in Pocatello. (more…)
Nine Idaho State University alumni representing seven colleges will be honored with Professional Achievement Awards at ISU commencement exercises on May 10 in Holt Arena.
They are Robert L. Barnum, Big Rapids, Mich., College of Arts and Sciences – Fine Arts and Humanities; Roger Howard, Avon, Conn., College of Arts and Sciences – Social Sciences; Jesse Sandoval, Jr., D.O., Boise, College of Arts and Sciences – Natural Sciences and Mathematics; Julie M. Boyle, New York City, N.Y., College of Business; Billie McNabb Miller, Whittier, Calif., College of Education; Michael B. Calley, Pocatello, College of Engineering; Sharon Kujawa, Ph.D., Boston, Mass., Kasiska College of Health Professions; Marilyn M. Silcock, Inkom, Pharm.D., College of Pharmacy; and Stephanie A. Palagi, Chubbuck, College of Technology. (more…)
Idaho State University’s Maria Wong, Ph.D., and her co-researchers from the University of Michigan and Michigan State University are continuing studies that show the relationship between sleep problems in young children ages 3 to 5 with later substance abuse problems. She is now studying people in their early and mid 20s.
This spring Wong received a $296,000 grant from the National Institutes of Health titled “Sleep Problems and Substance Use/Abuse in Adolescence and Young Adulthood.” (more…)
Idaho State University will host the male choral group Chanticleer at 7:30 p.m. April 30 in the Joseph C. and Cheryl H. Jensen Grand Concert Hall in the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center. (more…)
Idaho State University’s Division of Student Affairs, Diversity Resource Center and the Multicultural Committee will host the 2008 World Cultures Recognition Celebration on Saturday, April 26, in the Pond Student Union Building Ballroom. The program is scheduled to begin at 6:30 p.m., with dinner at 7 p.m. (more…)
Laura Woodworth-Ney, Ph.D., Department of History chair at Idaho State University, has written a new book detailing how women played significant roles in the development of the western United States.
Eleven Idaho State University students are recipients of the 2008 Outstanding Student Achievement Awards, which are presented by the ISU Alumni Association and ISU Ambassadors.
They will be honored at a banquet on April 25 at the Pocatello Red Lion Inn. (more…)