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Bighorn sheep study suggests game managers consider needs of both sexes when managing big game animals

Posted in Blogroll, Research by taylandy on the January 24th, 2011

Wildlife managers need to almost consider the sexes of big game animals as different species when considering species reintroduction and game management, suggests a study done on bighorn sheep at Antelope Island in Utah's Great Salt Lake.

The study was completed by Idaho State University and Brigham Young University researchers working in cooperation with the Utah State Parks and the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources. (more…)

ISU Anderson Center seeks artists for inclusion in March 2011 Women’s History Month art show

Posted in Blogroll, Events, Exhibits by taylandy on the January 21st, 2011

The Idaho State University Women's History Month Committee announces an exhibit, "Forgotten Feminisms: History and Response to Pop Culture," and is seeking artists for inclusion in the show.

"Forgotten Feminisms" will be on display in the Transition Gallery in the Pond Student Union Building for Women's History Month, March 2011. (more…)

Denis DiBlasio returns to the ISU Jazz Fest on Feb. 5

Posted in Blogroll, Events, Performing Arts by taylandy on the January 21st, 2011

Mark your calendars! Jazz baritone saxophonist and flutist Denis DiBlasio will perform with the Idaho State University Jazz I Big Band at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 5, as part of the 24th annual ISU Jazz Fest. (more…)

Charley Jones, president of Stinker Stores, named ‘Idaho Business Leader of the Year’

Posted in Blogroll, Events by taylandy on the January 21st, 2011

Charley Jones of Boise, co-owner and president of Stinker Stores ( and its affiliated companies, is the Idaho Business Leader of the Year (IBLOY) 2011.

The award annually recognizes an Idaho business leader who has demonstrated outstanding business and professional ethics and supported community, civic and education activities. (more…)

Idaho State University coming events, Jan. 22-Feb. 5

Posted in Events, Exhibits, Performing Arts by taylandy on the January 21st, 2011

ISU Coming Events, Jan 22-Feb. 5

The Idaho State University Office of Marketing and Communications distributes this event calendar to let the public and media know about upcoming non-athletic events at the University. This information is intended for release in print and broadcast events calendars. Various events calendars with  more complete information are available online at the website A copy of this release can also be accessed via ISU’s homepage at Information about ISU athletic events is available at The area code for all phone numbers is 208 unless otherwise noted. The phone number for Marketing and Communications is 282-3620.

 Saturday, Jan. 22

·      African Night: This is a night to get a taste of African food, culture and attire.  From 5:30-8 p.m. experience a small part of Africa in the Jensen Grand Concert Hall located in the Stephens Performing Arts Center.  Tickets are $9 for the public, $8 for ISU faculty and staff, $7 for ISU students, children 5 and under are free.  Tickets are available weekdays at the Pond Student Union and Rendezvous Complex or are $1 extra when purchased at the door. (more…)

Idaho State University Veterans’ Sanctuary to honor scholarship recipients Jan. 31

Posted in Blogroll, Events by taylandy on the January 21st, 2011

The Veterans' Sanctuary Program at Idaho State University will honor the 2011 winners of the Sgt. Blake Stephens Scholarship during a ceremony Monday, Jan. 31, at 1 p.m. in the Rendezvous Complex, Suites B and C. (more…)

Idaho Awareness to Action Youth Suicide Prevention Project offers free training in Burley Feb. 8

Posted in Blogroll, Events, ISU-Boise by taylandy on the January 20th, 2011

Idaho State University's Institute of Rural Health is accepting pre-registration for a free suicide prevention training in Burley in February.

This training will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Feb. 8 at the Best Western Burley Inn, 800 N. Overland Ave. (more…)

ISU to host Future Student Nights Jan. 25-Feb. 3 in Boise, Twin Falls, Coeur d’Alene, Idaho Falls, Pocatello

Posted in Events by taylandy on the January 19th, 2011

Teens, parents and transfer students are invited to come and learn about Idaho State University's nationally acclaimed academic programs and educational opportunities at five receptions hosted statewide by ISU recruiters, faculty, staff and administrators.

The first Future Student Night is Jan. 25 in Twin Falls, followed by similar events in Boise, Coeur d’Alene, Pocatello and Idaho Falls on later dates. (more…)

Idaho State University Chinese New Year 2011 dinner, ‘Year of the Rabbit’ celebration set Jan. 29

Posted in Events, Performing Arts by taylandy on the January 19th, 2011

The Idaho State University Chinese Students and Scholars Association (CSSA) invites the whole community to experience the traditional culture of China at the ISU Chinese New Year Night 2011 on Saturday, Jan. 29.

The annual event will run from 6 to about 8:30 p.m. in the Pond Student Union Ballroom.  On the Chinese traditional calendar 2011 is "The Year of the Rabbit." (more…)

Theatre/Dance ISU to present children’s readers’ theatre “Cindy Ellen: A Wild Western Cinderella” on Jan. 31

Posted in Events, Performing Arts by taylandy on the January 18th, 2011

Theatre/Dance ISU is back and ready to kick off the New Year with a great show for the whole family when it presents "Cindy Ellen: A Wild Western Cinderella" at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 31, in the Beverly B. Bistline Thrust Theatre in the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center.

This children's readers' theatre is a retelling of the classic story of Cinderella set in the "wild west."  (more…)

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