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Idaho Museum of Natural History to host lecture series by Idaho State University’s premier anthropologists

Posted in Academics, Blogroll, Events, Research by taylandy on the February 29th, 2012

The Idaho State University Idaho Museum of Natural History will host a series of lectures titled "There and Back Again: An Anthropologist's Tale" by ISU's premier anthropologists beginning March 21. (more…)

Idaho State University-Meridian faculty, students to offer free health screenings to uninsured on March 15 in Boise

Posted in Blogroll, Events, Featured, ISU-Boise by taylandy on the February 29th, 2012

Uninsured and in need of medical or dental care?

Attend a free Community Health Screening, Thursday, March 15, 4 to 7 p.m., at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 707 W. Fort St., Boise. Faculty and student clinicians from the Idaho State University-Meridian Health Science Center will conduct the screenings. (more…)

Idaho State University Study examining how stroke changes people’s roles; Southeast Idaho volunteers needed

Posted in Blogroll, Research by taylandy on the February 29th, 2012

The Idaho State University Department of Physical and Occupational Therapy is looking for eight to 12 volunteers to participate in a study examining the "Occupational Role Change in Stroke Survivors." (more…)

Idaho State University senior Jeremy Farrell one of 74 nationally selected to present undergraduate research on Capitol Hill

Posted in Academics, Blogroll, Research by taylandy on the February 29th, 2012

Idaho State University statistics senior Jeremy Farrell, who worked in ISU chemistry Professor John Kalivas’s chemistry laboratory, is one of 74 undergraduates nationwide to be selected to present a research poster at the national Council on Undergraduate Research Posters on the Hill event in April.

The Council on Undergraduate Research received more than 850 applications for this event, which will be held on Capitol Hill April 23-24. U.S. Senators and Representatives, their staffs, representatives of various agencies and possibly from the executive branch, will attend the event. (more…)

Idaho State University Emeritus Professor Minshall pens non-fiction book ‘Wilderness Brothers’ detailing frontier mining life in Idaho’s River of No Return Wilderness

Posted in Academics, Blogroll, Featured, Research by taylandy on the February 27th, 2012

Epic journeys, fortunes of gold gained and lost, and plenty of detail about living in the Idaho wilderness during frontier times are chronicled in the new non-fiction book "Wilderness Brothers: Prospecting, Horse Packing, & Homesteading on the Western Frontier," by Idaho State University ecology Professor Emeritus G. Wayne Minshall. (more…)

Idaho State University Bellon Visiting Author series March 5-7 features Joseph Bruchac, author of more than 120 books, master storyteller, musician

Posted in Blogroll, Events, Featured, Performing Arts by taylandy on the February 27th, 2012

A visit by Joseph Bruchac, an Abenaki Indian who is the award-winning author of more than 120 books for children and adults, master storyteller and musician, will highlight the 26th annual Idaho State University Bellon Visiting Author Series scheduled March 5-7. (more…)

Idaho State University economics Professor Cynthia Hill co-authors ‘The Economy Today’ university-level textbook

Posted in Academics, Blogroll by taylandy on the February 27th, 2012

Idaho State University economics Professor Cynthia Hill is the co-author of a new edition of the university-level McGraw-Hill economics textbook, "The Economy Today," with lead author Bradley Schiller, University of Nevada Reno, and Sherri Wall, University of Alaska-Fairbanks. (more…)

Idaho State University coming events, Feb. 24-March 9

Posted in Events, Exhibits, Performing Arts by taylandy on the February 24th, 2012

Calendar of Events

ISU Coming Events: February 24-March 9

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 www.isu.edu/calendar. A copy of this release can also be accessed via ISU’s homepage at www.isu.edu. Information about ISU athletic events is available at www.isubengals.com. The area code for all phone numbers is 208 unless otherwise noted. The phone number for Marketing and Communications is (208) 282-3620.

Friday, February 24

19th Annual ISU PPSA spaghetti feed, raffle, auction, Make-A-Wish fundraiser: (more…)

Trio to present Hugo Wolf’s ‘Italian Songbook’ March 3 at Idaho State University Stephens Center

Posted in Blogroll, Events, Performing Arts by taylandy on the February 23rd, 2012

A trio comprised of Idaho State University music faculty soprano Diana Livingston-Friedley and tenor Geoffrey Friedley, and pianist and guest artist Jeffrey Price from the University of Utah will perform Hugo Wolf's "Italian Songbook" on Saturday, March 3.

The concert will be at 7:30 p.m. in the Joseph C. and Cheryl H. Jensen Grand Concert Hall of ISU's L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center. (more…)

Idaho State University to offer stress management workshop for veterans on Feb. 28

Posted in Events by taylandy on the February 23rd, 2012

The Idaho State University Veterans' Sanctuary and the Center for Counseling and Testing will offer a stress management workshop for veterans within ISU and throughout the Pocatello community on Feb. 28. (more…)

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