News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

October 12, 2009 — Vol. 25 No. 32

Faculty/Staff Updates

Peter Flipsen Jr., Associate Professor of Speech Pathology, has been invited to speak at the annual convention of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association in New Orleans on Nov. 18 (read more...)

News Bites

The Office of Research is sponsoring a one-hour workshop on the internal grant process Oct. 14 at 2 p.m. (read more...)

Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony will be performed by the Idaho Falls Symphony, the Camerata Singers and the ISU Concert Choir on Friday, Nov. 6 at 7:30 p.m. in the Jensen Grand Concert Hall (read more...)

The ISU Association of Indian Students will host Indian Night on Oct. 17, from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. in the ISU Pond Student Union Ballroom (read more...)

Treat yourself to a night out and join ISU’s Theatre and Dance Department on Oct. 16 from 3 to 6 p.m. for supervised Pilates instruction (read more...)

Community Cinema presents an exclusive screening of Copyright Criminals Oct. 13, 5:30-7 p.m. at the Bengal Theater (read more...)

Nominations are now open for “Idaho Business Leader of the Year” (read more...)

The ISU Foundation received a gift in the amount of $1,200 from the Eastern Region Greatest Need Fund in the Idaho Community Foundation (read more...)

A multidisciplinary conference, “The Art of Gender in Everyday Life VII,” will be held at ISU on Friday, Feb. 26 (read more...)

In this Issue

Idaho State University Idaho Oral Health Institute Receives $329,670 Grant

Idaho State University has received a $329,670 federal grant to help create the ISU Idaho Oral Health Institute (IOHI). The vision of the Institute is to provide a center for oral health education, research and clinical practice in Idaho and the Pacific Northwest, as well as nationally and internationally. (read more...)

ISU-Meridian’s Judy Thorne awarded grant for HIV training and education

Idaho State University-Meridian HIV/AIDS education coordinator, Judy Thorne, has been awarded $126,000 in federal grant money to aid Idaho health professionals and practitioners in the detection and prevention of HIV and AIDS in Idaho. (read more...)

ISU Scholar Worsham Honored as Distinguished Visiting Professor at University of Houston

Lynn Worsham, Idaho State University professor of English and noted scholar of rhetoric, has been named the Martha Gano Houstoun Distinguished Visiting Professor at the University of Houston. (read more...)