News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

July 19, 2010 — Vol. 26 No. 24

Faculty/Staff Updates

Laura Woodworth-Ney and Barbara Mason were chosen to attend Higher Education Resource Services (read more...)

K.C. Felt has been appointed director of the ISU Office of Alumni Relations (read more...)

News Bites

ISU's Institute of Rural Health will offer training on how to advocate for suicide prevention (read more...)

ISU's Stephanie Meyer was chosen to be the 2011-12 ambassadorial scholar for District 5400, and is set to study in Chiang Mai, Thailand (read more...)

The Physician Assistant program Class of 2011 has chosen to donate money to two clinics in Idaho (read more...)

The Spring 2010 Effort Reports for work on sponsored projects and grants are being mailed the week of July 12 (read more...)

Our TIAA-CREF Representative will be on campus July 27-28 and August 24-26 (read more...)

In this Issue

ISU Researchers Collaborate on Trout Research

Idaho State University is collaborating with multiple partners to develop a method to create a non-lethal genetics test on rainbow trout that has potentially broad scientific and commercial applications. (read more...)

Play2Train Named Lindon Prize Finalist

Idaho State University's Play2Train Project, hosted within the online world of Second Life, was named one of 10 finalists for Linden Lab's 2010 Linden Prize. (read more...)

NRC Awards Grant for Student Scholarships

The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has awarded the Idaho State University College of Science and Engineering and the ISU College of Technology each grants for student scholarships totaling $264,150 for the 2010-11 academic year. (read more...)