News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

October 26, 2009 — Vol. 25 No. 34

Faculty/Staff Updates

Steve Shropshire was named one of 18 finalists for the national award (read more...)

Jeanne Johnson presented a poster with two recent graduates at the Washington Speech-Language-Hearing Association (read more...)

News Bites

Provost Gary Olson will host two town hall forums this week (read more...)

The ISU Reading Project is hosting a series of lectures and events in November (read more...)

The annual United Way campaign has begun, and continues through Nov. 6 (read more...)

The University Bookstore and the University Place Bookstore are currently conducting an online survey (read more...)

An opening reception for a photography exhibit by Thomas Terry will be held on Nov. 2 (read more...)

In this Issue

ISU Researchers garner Idaho Innovation Award

Idaho State University researchers René Rodriguez and Joshua Pak, who worked with Idaho National Laboratory researcher Robert Fox, were honored with an Idaho Innovation Awards “Early-Stage Innovation of the Year” for their work with precision nanoparticles. (read more...)

Institute of Rural Health To Celebrate 20 Years at ISU During Idaho Conference on Health Care

The Idaho State University Institute of Rural Health – which has been awarded $34 million in grant and contract funds since its inception – will celebrate its 20th anniversary at the Idaho Conference on Health Care on Oct. 30 at ISU. (read more...)

The King’s Singers to Perform Oct. 30

Idaho State University’s “A Season of Note” will present The King’s Singers at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 30, in the Joseph C. and Cheryl H. Jensen Grand Concert Hall in the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center. (read more...)