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Chrome in the Dome set March 18-19 in Holt Arena

Posted in Events, Exhibits by taylandy on the March 9th, 2011

Don't miss the fifth annual Chrome in the Dome Car and Bike show at Idaho State University's Holt Arena. The event is billed as the "biggest, best and loudest car show in Southeast Idaho."

Chrome in the Dome tickets are $5 per person for both days, kids 12 and under are free. The event is scheduled Friday, March 18, and Saturday, March 19. The hours for this year's event are Friday 2-9 p.m. and Saturday, 9 a.m.–7 p.m. (more…)

10th annual Idaho State University Tech Expo set March 17 in Holt Arena

Posted in Events, Featured by taylandy on the March 9th, 2011

Idaho State University's College of Technology and School District #25 Gateway Academies will host the 10th annual Tech Expo on Thursday, March 17, at Holt Arena on the Idaho State University campus.

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

Michaelena Hix named 2011 Outstanding Educator of the Year, to be recognized March 11

Posted in Blogroll, Featured by taylandy on the March 9th, 2011

Michaelena Hix, current director of Curriculum and Instruction at Bonneville School District, will be honored on March 11 as the 2011 Outstanding Educator of the Year at the Idaho State University College of Education and Kappa Delta Pi 54th annual Recognition Banquet.

Hix received her bachelor’s degree in elementary education in 1995 and earned her Masters of Education in education administration in 2001 from Idaho State University.  She taught as an elementary teacher at Hawthorne Elementary School in Idaho Falls from 1995 to 2002.  (more…)

Idaho State University professor studies self-identified vampires; seeks to understand them and how they are understood

Posted in Blogroll, Research by taylandy on the March 8th, 2011

Idaho State University Assistant Professor of social work D.J. Williams is devoted to researching "self-identified vampires" and the vampire sub-culture and educating mainstream culture about them.

"My interests involve how self-identified vampires understand themselves and their practices, and how they are interpreted by others, based on existing social processes and available social discourses," Williams said. "I am one of the few scholars who has worked directly with the vampire community." (more…)

Alternate sites announced for viewing ISU Reading Project lecturer Temple Grandin on March 9

Posted in Blogroll, Events by taylandy on the March 7th, 2011

Alternate sites for viewing and seating procedures for reserved ticket holders have been announced for Temple Grandin’s sold-out Idaho State University Reading Project lecture at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 9, at the Jensen Grand Concert Hall in the Stephens Performing Arts Center.

People with reserved tickets may begin entering the Jensen Grand Concert Hall at 6:15 p.m. They must be in their seats by 6:45 p.m. or the unfilled seats will be filled with people in the waiting area. (more…)

‘LUNAFEST: 10 Short Films By, For and About Women’ set March 10 at Idaho State University

Posted in Blogroll, Events, Exhibits by taylandy on the March 3rd, 2011

The Idaho State University Janet C. Anderson Gender Resource Center is pleased to announce a free screening of "LUNAFEST: 10 Short Films By, For and About Women" March 10 in Pocatello and March 15 in Idaho Falls.

• In Pocatello, LUNAFEST will be shown at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 10, in the ISU Rendezvous Complex Suites A, B and C. For more information on the Pocatello screening, phone 282-2805.

• In Idaho Falls, LUNAFEST will be shown at noon Tuesday, March 15, at the University Place Bennion Student Union Multipurpose Room. For more information on the Idaho Falls screening, phone 282-7866. (more…)

‘Texting, Tattling, Leadership and Lies’ workshop set March 10

Posted in Blogroll, Events by taylandy on the March 3rd, 2011

The Idaho State University Professional Women organization, ISU WeLEAD and the ISU Anderson Center will present the workshop, "Texting, Tattling, Leadership and Lies," a workshop with Candace Rosovsky, a national leader in women and gender studies.

The free workshop open to the public is part of the ISU Art of Gender in Everyday Life VIII Conference and will be held 1-2:45 p.m. Thursday, March 10, in the Rendezvous Complex Suites A, B and C. (more…)

Idaho State University debate team named district champions, to compete at National Debate Tournament

Posted in Blogroll, Featured by taylandy on the March 3rd, 2011

The Idaho State University debate team of Tony Johnson and Matea Ivanovic was named district champions in February and will be the first seed for the district at the National Debate Tournament in March.

Johnson and Ivanovic, who represent the ISU James M. and Sharon E. Rupp Debate Society, were ranked as high as eighth nationally during the academic year in the Bruschke rankings.  The National Debate Tournament will be held March 25-28 at the University of Texas at Dallas. (more…)

John B. Davis Gallery presents “Voyage” By Mike Adams through March 11

Posted in Blogroll, Exhibits by taylandy on the March 2nd, 2011

The Master of Fine Arts Thesis Exhibition, "Voyage" by Mike Adams will be on display through March 11 at the John B. Davis Gallery in the Idaho State University Fine Arts Building.

Adams received his bachelor’s of fine arts from the San Francisco Art Institute and is completing his masters in the Department of Art and Pre-Architecture at Idaho State University. (more…)

Idaho State University ‘A Night of Mexico’ set March 12

Posted in Events, Performing Arts by taylandy on the March 2nd, 2011

The Idaho State University Hispanic Awareness Leadership Organization will host "A Night in Mexico" at 6 p.m. on March 12 in the Pond Student Union Ballroom.

Come enjoy a night of authentic Mexican food and live entertainment. (more…)

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