‘At the Trowel’s Edge of Discovery’: ISU archaeology field school makes significant finds in the Sawtooth National Forest
The easy part was finding artifacts; the hard part was digging so deep.
"Exciting things happened right away," said David Peterson, Idaho State University assistant professor of anthropology, research scientist and director of the 2013 ISU Archaeology Field School. "Within 10 minutes at the first site we examined, we found three arrowheads that we could identify by their type, the first identifiable points ever found at the site." (more…)
Pittsburgh Steeler great/ISU alumnus Merril Hoge to present his story at ‘Find A Way’ seminar July 25 at ISU Performing Arts Center
Idaho State University alumnus and football and broadcast great Merril Hoge will return to his hometown Pocatello to tell his story in a "Find A Way" free seminar at 7 p.m. July 25 in the ISU Stephens Performing Arts Center.
A leading advocate for concussion education, Hoge will provide advice to coaches, parents and athletes on how they tackle the concussion crisis facing sports. (more…)
On July 1, 1963, after a tough battle in the Idaho legislature, Idaho State University was born.
This year, the university celebrates 50 years since the transformation from Idaho State College to Idaho State University with a full slate of events at the 2013 Homecoming celebration, 50 Years of Celebrating U, Oct. 3-5. (more…)