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Idaho State University-Meridian to host Health Science Experience Night and Pharmacy Open House Oct. 11

Posted in Blogroll, Events, ISU-Boise, Research by taylandy on the September 27th, 2012

When Emily Holcomb attended ISU-Meridian's Health Science Experience Night and Pharmacy Open House last fall, she didn't expect to win an iPad.

"I was hoping for a T-shirt," laughed Holcomb, a freshman studying pre-nursing in Pocatello. (more…)

Idaho State University debate team finishes fifth in national tournament

Posted in Academics, Blogroll, Events, Featured by taylandy on the September 26th, 2012

Idaho State University debate placed fifth in a recent national tournament, hosted at Gonzaga University in Spokane, Wash., and will host a 22-team tournament Sept. 29-30. (more…)

Country Greats Morgan and Tillis to Bring ‘Grits and Glamour Tour’ To ISU Stephens Center Oct. 18

Posted in Blogroll, Events, Performing Arts by taylandy on the September 25th, 2012

Country-music stars Lorrie Morgan and Pam Tillis will present the acoustic performance "Grits and Glamour Tour" at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 18 in L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center.

Their performance in the Joseph C. and Cheryl H. Jensen Grand Concert Hall is part of Idaho State University's "A Season of Note" entertainment and cultural series. (more…)

Idaho State University Alumni Homecoming Week events planned Sept. 27-29

Posted in Blogroll, Events, Featured by taylandy on the September 24th, 2012

Idaho State University's Homecoming 2012 with the theme "Traditions- Old and New" will feature a variety of ISU Alumni events culminating Sept. 29 with the Homecoming Parade at 10 a.m. and football game at 1:30 p.m. in Holt Arena.

"Homecoming this year promises to be a very special one," said K.C. Felt, director of Alumni Relations. "Our award recipients are an amazing group of individuals whose support and commitment to Idaho State is second to none. We have a full slate of events planned for alumni and friends and are anxious to welcome everyone back to campus."  (more…)

Idaho State University event calendar, Sept. 24-Oct. 8

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

Calendar of Events

ISU Coming Events: September 24 – October 8

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 (208) 282-3620.

Thursday, September 27

Alumni Homecoming Kickoff Celebration: (more…)

Idaho State University to present the theatrical comedy “The 25th annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” Oct. 5, 6, 11, 12, 13

Posted in Blogroll, Events by taylandy on the September 24th, 2012

The musical comedy "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee" will be presented by the Idaho State University School of Performing Arts at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 5, 6, 11, 12 and 13.

The show will be presented in the Beverly B. Bistline Theatre in the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center. (more…)

ISU Davis Gallery presents “90 YEARS” exhibit by Raymond Obermayr

Posted in Blogroll, Events, Exhibits by taylandy on the September 21st, 2012

The John B. Davis Gallery of Idaho State University is proud to present "90 YEARS" by Raymond Obermayr.

An opening reception will be held Monday, Sept. 24, from 6 to 8 p.m. (more…)

ISU-Meridian and Ada County to provide dental evaluations, physical exams and flu shots for uninsured at Oct. 4 community health screening

Posted in Blogroll, Events, ISU-Boise by taylandy on the September 21st, 2012

Uninsured and in need of health services?

Attend a free community health screening, Thursday, Oct. 4, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 707 W. Fort Street, Boise.  Faculty and student clinicians from the Idaho State University-Meridian Health Science Center will conduct the screenings. Services include: (more…)

Idaho State University Homecoming Award recipients announced; Alumni Recognition Dinner set Sept. 28

Posted in Blogroll, Events, Featured by taylandy on the September 21st, 2012

Idaho State University will honor current faculty, alumni and supporters with awards during 2012 Homecoming.

Recipients will be honored at the President's Alumni Recognition Dinner at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 28, at the Red Lion Hotel in Pocatello, 1555 Pocatello Creek Road. A reception at 6 p.m. will precede the dinner. Those wishing to attend should contact the ISU Alumni Office at (208) 282-3755 or e-mail The cost is $40 per person.

Award winners are:

Distinguished Alumnus Award – Cincinnati Bengal Head Coach Marvin Lewis;

William J. Bartz Award – Dennis and Pam Moodie, Boise

Achievement Award – ISU counseling Professor and Chair Stephen Feit, Pocatello;

Distinguished Service Award – ISU Director of Public Safety Stephen Chatterton, Pocatello;

President's Medallion Awards – Ted Messmore, Pocatello, owner of TeJac Advertising and former ISU Alumni Board of Directors president; David Sanna, Boise, RBC Wealth Management and former ISU Alumni Board of Directors president; and Carl K. Davis, Bend, Ore., retired legal counsel for Columbia Sportswear Company;

Young Alumni Award – Sandee Moore, Idaho Falls, chief operating officer at Eastern Idaho Medical Center; and

Parade Marshal – Mike Machurek, of Eagle, quarterback of ISU's 1981 I-AA championship football team. (more…)

Idaho State University, Cooper Norman Certified Public Accountants celebrate ribbon-cutting ceremony for new learning center

Posted in Academics, Events by taylandy on the September 21st, 2012

The partnerships between Idaho State University and the Idaho business community continue to grow as businesses and educators realize the mutual benefits of close relationships.

This mutual benefit prompted Cooper Norman Certified Public Accountants to sponsor a new learning and resource center for ISU College of Business. Cooper Norman is funding a classroom refurbishment that will provide advanced technology and an ideal learning environment for students and professors. (more…)

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