News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

August 31, 2009 — Vol. 25 No. 26

Faculty/Staff Updates

Dr. Larry Ford, Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs, is retiring Aug. 31 (read more...)

Kathleen Roberts will assume the duties of ISUís Affirmative Action, Equal Employment Opportunity and Diversity Director Oct. 1 (read more...)

Eli M. Oboler Libraryís Philip Homan was a guest of Jarbidge, Nev. Centennial Celebration (read more...)

Dr. Robert Croker was invited to Taiwan this summer to teach a class at Southern Taiwan University (read more...)

News Bites

ISU College of Education held an American Indian Cultural Day Aug. 27 (read more...)

Fall General Assembly for all faculty and staff on Wednesday, Sept. 2 (read more...)

The Office of Academic Affairs is beginning the academic year with a Fall Academic Assembly of all faculty and academic staff Sept. 14 (read more...)

The Office of Human Resources is conducting training for all employees on maintaining a respectful work environment (read more...)

Google Apps and Bengal Web for students is coming in October (read more...)

Have an event to publicize? Tips for using the ISU Events calendar (read more...)

In this Issue

ISU Institute of Rural Healthís Kirkwood nominated for Voice Award

The Idaho State University Institute of Rural Healthís Ann D. Kirkwood has been nominated for a Voice Award from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) for exemplary service in the mental health field. (read more...)

CW HOG 28th annual Pig-Out set Sept. 12 at Lower Ross Park in Pocatello

The 28th annual Idaho State University Cooperative Wilderness Handicapped Outdoor Group (CW HOG) Pig Out, a dinner and fundraiser for CW HOG, will be held Saturday, Sept. 12, in Lower Ross Park Pavilion in Pocatello. (read more...)

ISU Native American Business Administration program featured on diversity website

The Idaho State University College of Business Native American Business Administration program is being featured by America, The Diversity Place's online publication. (read more...)