ISU Headlines » 2014 » June

“When Giants Roamed” exhibit brings historic Idaho mammals back to life at the Idaho Museum of Natural History

Posted in Events, Exhibits, Featured by taylandy on the June 30th, 2014

The Idaho Museum of Natural History on the Idaho State University campus is opening a thrilling new exhibit that will showcase some of the giant mammals that lived in Idaho during the last three million years. “When Giants Roamed” opens to the public on July 1, with a special event on July 5 from 3 to 5 p.m. (more…)

Idaho Museum of Natural History to Offer Summer Vacation Exploration Program

Posted in Events, People by taylandy on the June 25th, 2014

The Idaho Museum of Natural History at Idaho State University will offer fun, educational opportunities for children this summer in its Vacation Exploration program for children in pre-k through third, and fourth through sixth grades, and will offer one adult class.

All classes will meet at the Idaho Museum of Natural History, located at Dillon Street and South Fifth Avenue on the campus of Idaho State University in Pocatello. Some classes are field trips and some will be held at the museum.

For more information, please call Becky Hansis-O’Neill at (208) 282-2195. A full list of classes can be found on the Museum’s website, http://imnh.isu.edu/home/index.php/summer-class-schedule-now-available. (more…)

Idaho State University begins construction of Treasure Valley Anatomy and Physiology Laboratories

Posted in Academics, Featured, ISU-Boise, People, Research by taylandy on the June 24th, 2014

Idaho State University officially broke ground June 24 on The L.S. and Aline W. Skaggs Treasure Valley Anatomy and Physiology Laboratories (TVAPL) at the ISU-Meridian Health Science Center, 1311 E. Central Drive.
(more…)

Idaho Biomedical Research Network lands $16.3 million, five-year renewal grant, Idaho State University among institutions receiving funding

Posted in Academics, People, Research by taylandy on the June 23rd, 2014

The statewide Idaho IDeA Network of Biomedical Research Excellence, or INBRE, will receive a $16.3 million, five-year renewal grant from the National Institutes of Health. (more…)

Idaho State University Bengal Pharmacy provides innovative approach to rural health care in Arco

Posted in Featured, People, Research by taylandy on the June 20th, 2014

Bengal Pharmacy, LLC, owned by the Idaho State University Foundation, opened Idaho’s first-ever full-service telepharmacy on June 20 in Arco, Idaho. The pharmacy, in partnership with the Lost Rivers Medical Center, will utilize innovative technology to provide critical health care access to one of the state’s many rural communities, while also providing hands-on experience for ISU’s pharmacy students. (more…)

High school students get a taste of college life at the First Annual Summer Researchship Program

Posted in Events, People by taylandy on the June 20th, 2014

Idaho State University is hosting approximately 15 high-ability rising sophomores at the first annual “Summer Researchship” program June 17 and 18 on the ISU campus. (more…)

Production of “The King and I” brings Idaho State University and community together

Posted in Events, People, Performing Arts by taylandy on the June 20th, 2014

A cast of more than 40 community members and Idaho University students are showcased in the musical “The King and I” that will have its final performances June 19-21 at the Stephen’s Performing Arts Center. (more…)

Idaho State University to increase and enhance safety and security measures on campuses

Posted in Events, Featured, People by taylandy on the June 19th, 2014

As a result of an ongoing security assessment, Idaho State University will begin implementing additional safety and security measures across the ISU system. This is expected to be a multiphase process, which will initially include arming highly-trained, on-campus University officers. (more…)

Eighth annual Blake Stephens Foosball Tournament set June 22

Posted in Events, People by taylandy on the June 18th, 2014

The eighth annual Blake Stephens Foosball Tournament will be June 22 at 2 p.m. at Hooligans in Pocatello.

The event, which raises scholarship money for student veterans attending Idaho State University, honors local Army soldier Sgt. Blake Stephens who was killed in Iraq in 2007 by a roadside bomb. Stephens often played foosball at the local establishment. (more…)

Idaho State University Summer Institute for Piano and Strings runs June 23-27

Posted in Events, Featured, People by taylandy on the June 18th, 2014

For the first time at Idaho State University, the School of Performing Arts and the College of Arts and Letters will hold the Summer Institute for Piano and Strings where advanced music students in grades 8 through 12 will learn, rehearse and perform music from ISU’s faculty from June 23 to 27. (more…)

Next Page »