AmeriCorps members in programs administered by Idaho State University provide more than 64,000 hours of service annually to Idaho health care programs
The efforts of Idaho State University AmeriCorps members, who annually contribute more than 64,000 hours of service work to communities throughout Idaho, will be recognized by Pocatello Mayor Brian Blad April 1 at the Pocatello City Chamber Offices. (more…)
Idaho State University Department of Physics recently hosted the Eastern Idaho Science Olympiad on the ISU campus, which featured four teams of seventh through ninth grade students from Franklin Middle School and Hawthorne Middle School. (more…)
Idaho State University encourages students to “Be Advised” prior to academic registration, which is scheduled to begin April 14- 21 for the Fall 2014 semester. (more…)
Could the next “BIG” thing for Southeastern Idaho’s economy be a company that produces a device that alerts anglers they have a fish on their fishing pole, or one that taps the billion-dollar potential of the future of unmanned aircraft systems?
These are among the ideas that the 12 semifinalists for the BIG (Business, Innovation and Growth) Competition – that has upcoming semi-finals and finals events at Idaho State University April 3 and 4 – have proposed. Some other semi-finalist ideas include expanding a local brewery to begin the bottling and canning of its brew, and creating wireless ear-buds with a built-in MP3 storage device to allow users easy-listening to their favorite tunes. (more…)
Five Idaho State University faculty members have received 2014 Outstanding Researcher awards and will be honored at a reception on April 9.
One Outstanding Researcher will receive the 2014 ISU Distinguished Researcher Award and be honored at commencement.
The faculty that will receive ISU Outstanding Researcher awards are: Jennifer Attebery, professor of English; Rex W. Force; associate dean for clinical research in the Division of Health Sciences; Alan Hunt, associate professor of physics; Erika Kuhlman, professor of history; and Kathleen Lohse, associate professor of ecology. (more…)
Five Idaho State University faculty members have been chosen to receive 2014 Outstanding Public Service awards.
They will be honored at a reception held on April 9 and one will be chosen for the 2014 Distinguished Service Award.
The faculty members receiving these awards are: Lawrence H. Beaty, executive director of the ISU Energy Systems Technology and Education Center; Alex Bolinger, assistant professor of management; Ernest Keeley, professor of biology; Cathy Kriloff, professor of mathematics; and Joshua Pak, professor of chemistry. (more…)
Five Idaho State University faculty members have been chosen to receive 2014 Outstanding Master Teacher awards.
They will be honored at a reception held on April 9 and one will be selected for the ISU Distinguished Teacher Award.
The faculty members receiving these awards are: Catherine Black, associate lecturer in the Department of Biological Sciences; Alex Bolinger, assistant professor of management; Paul Link, professor of geosciences; Lois Marquette, assistant clinical professor and ISU alumni; and Kelly Fanning Pesnell, assistant clinical professor and family nurse practitioner.
The spring months and warmer temperatures are a perfect time to get a handle on your health. If you are an adult without health insurance or limited access to medical care, attend a free Community Health Screening event Thursday, April 10, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., at the Boys and Girls Club of Ada County, 610 E. 42nd Street, in Garden City. (more…)
The Idaho State University School of Nursing is proving to be an international draw. (more…)
The Idaho State University National Information Assurance Training and Education Center (NIATEC) program recently hosted the first local cyber competition on the ISU campus. (more…)