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Idaho State University CW HOG Pig-Out set Sept 17 at Lower Ross Park in Pocatello

Posted in Blogroll, Events, Performing Arts by taylandy on the August 31st, 2011

The 30th annual Idaho State University Cooperative Wilderness Handicapped Outdoor Group (CW HOG) Pig Out, a dinner and fundraiser for CW HOG, will be held Saturday, Sept. 17, in Lower Ross Park Pavilion in Pocatello.

CW HOG provides outdoor recreational opportunities for individuals of all abilities. (more…)

‘I Love ISU’ campaign features new director Anthony Dickey

Posted in Blogroll by taylandy on the August 30th, 2011

The 2011 "I Love ISU" campaign features a new person at its helm, Anthony Dickey, Idaho State University's director of annual giving.

"I want to increase exposure of the 'I Love ISU' campaign," said Dickey, who came to ISU after three years at the University of Florida, as director of its Florida Fund. "We've had a great presence in Southeast Idaho and I want to bring that same kind of awareness to who state. This year we're moving call centers to Twin Falls and Boise during the campaign." (more…)

Delta Dental of Idaho, Idaho State University improve access to dental care will new full-service dental clinic at ISU-Meridian

Posted in Academics, Blogroll, Featured, ISU-Boise by taylandy on the August 30th, 2011

MERIDIAN – Idaho State University and Delta Dental of Idaho today celebrated the grand opening of a new dental clinic that provides advanced education for licensed dentists and affordable dental care for underserved patients in the Treasure Valley.

The Delta Dental of Idaho Dental Residency Clinic at Idaho State University is located in the west wing of the ISU-Meridian Health Science Center, 1311 E. Central Drive. (more…)

Eighth annual ‘Walk a Mile in Her Shoes’ set at Idaho State University Sept. 21; participant forms due Sept. 7

Posted in Uncategorized by taylandy on the August 30th, 2011

The Idaho State University Janet C. Anderson Gender Resource Center announces the eighth annual Walk A Mile in Her Shoes® to take place on Wednesday, Sept. 21, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the Pocatello campus

Intent to participate forms and waivers are due to the Anderson Center by Sept. 7. Both documents can be found on the Anderson Center website: (more…)

Winners of Idaho State University ‘Paint the Pond’ contest announced; new art by Murdock, Merkley decorates Pond Student Union

Posted in Featured by taylandy on the August 30th, 2011

Pocatello artists Torgesen Murdock and Anne Merkley are the winners of the Idaho State University "Paint the Pond" competition for the newly renovated Pond Student Union. (more…)

Idaho State University Professor Jessica Winston receives award from National Endowment for the Humanities

Posted in Uncategorized by taylandy on the August 30th, 2011

Idaho State University English professor Jessica Winston has been awarded a $50,400 fellowship from the National Endowment for the Humanities for the 2011-12 academic year.

The NEH received more than 1,400 fellowship applications and awarded 99, a funding rate of 7 percent. (more…)

Idaho State University’s ‘A Season of Note’ to present Ryan Shupe and the RubberBand on Sept. 24

Posted in Blogroll, Performing Arts by taylandy on the August 29th, 2011

Idaho State University's “A Season of Note” fine arts series will present Ryan Shupe and the RubberBand, a five-man band featuring Shupe on violin, at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 24, 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 will induct five into Sports Hall of Fame on Sept. 17

Posted in Blogroll, Events, Featured by taylandy on the August 29th, 2011

Idaho State University will induct five new members into its Sports Hall of Fame on Saturday, Sept. 17. The new inductees increase SHOF membership to 222.

The new members include Boyd K. Hall, football, 1957-60; Wayne Hill, football, 1973-77; Willie F. Humes, men’s basketball, 1968-1971; Karen Tharp, women’s basketball, 1974-79; and Sylvia Papenberg, Lifetime Achievement Award recipient.

The induction ceremony at noon in the Bistline Thrust Theatre in the Stephens Performing Arts Center is open to the public. The new inductees will also be introduced at halftime of that afternoon's ISU football game with Northern Colorado, kickoff time 4 p.m. (more…)

ISU Calendar of Events, Aug. 28-Sept. 10

Posted in Events, Exhibits, Performing Arts by taylandy on the August 26th, 2011

Calendar of Events

ISU Coming Events: August 28-September 10

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.

Tuesday, August 30

      • Shape UR Life: Zumba Flash Party: (more…)

Idaho State University psychology clinic has immediate openings available

Posted in Uncategorized by taylandy on the August 26th, 2011

Immediate openings are available for low-cost psychological and behavioral health services at the Idaho State University Psychology Clinic, located on the fifth floor of Garrison Hall on the ISU Pocatello campus.

The following services are available:

1) therapy for adults and adolescents with panic/anxiety, depression, or other emotional disorders;

2) family therapy for pre-adolescent children who fight or disobey;

3) treatment for children with difficulty attending school or experiencing distress while at school and children showing reluctance or unwillingness to speak;

4) treatment for women with symptoms of depression during pregnancy or the postpartum period; and

5) couples and family therapy.

There is no charge for the clinic's initial intake session.  The ISU Psychology Clinic is a university training clinic. 

For more information or to schedule an appointment, call (208) 282-2129.

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