News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

October 5, 2009 — Vol. 25 No. 31

Faculty/Staff Updates

Mel Miller, Ph.D., will co-present a research poster and conduct a seminar at the national meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (read more...)

Dental hygiene professor Denise M. Bowen was recently appointed to the Editorial Advisory Board of Dimensions of Dental Hygiene (read more...)

News Bites

ISU’s James M. and Sharon E. Rupp debate team is ranked 18th in the nation (read more...)

The Janet C. Anderson Gender Resource Center and the Family Service Alliance have announced that the sixth annual “Walk A Mile in Her Shoes” fundraiser is set for Oct. 7 in Idaho Falls and Oct. 8 in Pocatello (read more...)

Join the ISU Theatre and Dance Department Oct. 16 for free studio tours, Pilates instruction and refreshments (read more...)

DANSON, ISU’s student dance club, presents master classes in contemporary ballet taught by Paul Zmolek (read more...)

The Anderson Center’s annual Art of Gender conference is set for Friday, Feb. 26, 2010. Deadline for submissions is Oct. 19 (read more...)

The Office of Sponsored Programs is hosting an informal drop-in meeting Oct. 9, 3-5 p.m. to discuss issues related to applying for external funding (read more...)

College of Pharmacy faculty, students and staff will provide free flu vaccinations to the first 50 guests who register during the Pharmacy Open House (read more...)

The deadline to submit orders for Printing Services has been extended to Oct. 7 (read more...)

Scott Hughes, Stephen Feit, Ken Smith and Subbaram Naidu will be the featured panel speakers at Second Friday, a monthly event hosted by the ISU Graduate Student Association (read more...)

In this Issue

ISU ranked fifth-safest campus in the nation

Idaho State University has been ranked the fifth safest campus in the United States by The Daily Beast, a national news website. (read more...)

2009 ‘I Love ISU’ scholarship campaign raises more than $366,000 in pledges

The 2009 “I Love ISU” campaign raised $366,184 in pledges for Idaho State University scholarships, exceeding this year’s goal by more than $11,000. (read more...)

ISU earns $8.2 million in research grants

September was an unprecedented month for Idaho State University, which landed 16 federal research grants representing more the $8.2 million in research funding. (read more...)