News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

July 6, 2009 — Vol. 25 No. 21

Faculty/Staff Updates

ISU University Press Editor Bill Harwood Retires

After a 47-year career at Idaho State University, ISU University Press editor Bill Harwood is retiring. (read more...)

News Bites

Starting in July, employees will begin using Index Codes (read more...)

ISU community members should watch for e-mail scams (read more...)

In this Issue

ESTEC to offer two new degrees

The Idaho State University Energy Systems Technology and Education Center (ESTEC) is offering two new Associate of Applied Science degree programs this fall—Energy Systems Mechanical Engineering Technology (MET) and Energy Systems Wind Engineering Technology (WET). (read more...)

Gov. Otter, City of Meridian and Idaho State University launch THE CORE business enterprise zone for economic development

Idaho Governor C.L. “Butch” Otter joined ISU President Arthur C. Vailas and Meridian Mayor Tammy de Weerd recently to launch THE CORE, a health care, education and technology enterprise zone that will add new emphasis to Idaho’s Project 60 economic development initiative. (read more...)

Children and young adults find voice at ISU-Boise’s AAC Camp

13 year-old Kyle Johnson, who has cerebral palsy, a neurological disorder that affects body movement and coordination, was one of 22 children and young adults who attended the fourth annual Advancing Adventures in Communicating Camp at Idaho State University-Boise, June 8-12. (read more...)

Jeff Tingey named Athletic Director

Interim athletics director Jeff Tingey has been appointed permanent athletics director by Idaho State University President Dr. Arthur C. Vailas. (read more...)