News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

August 16, 2010 — Vol. 26 No. 26

Faculty/Staff Updates

Corey Schou was invited to emcee and speak at conferences and universities in Singapore (read more...)

News Bites

The Dental Hygiene Clinic is now scheduling appointments for the fall 2010 semester (read more...)

The Idaho State Journal Business Awards committee is now accepting nominations for the 2010 awards program (read more...)

Spring 2010 Effort Reports for Sponsored Research Funding were due in July (read more...)

ISU's TIAA-CREF Representative will be on campus Aug. 24-26 (read more...)

The Pocatello Free Clinic is hosting a fundraiser on Aug. 20 to help provide free health and dental care to the community (read more...)

The tenth annual ISU Part-Time Job Fair is Aug. 24 (read more...)

University Health High School will continue its dual-enrollment health-related courses in the fall 2010 and spring 2011 (read more...)

In this Issue

Gulf Oil Spill Changes Context of Professor's Study of Oil Development in Alaska Villages

A lot has changed since Idaho State University anthropology research professor Kate Reedy-Maschner began a three-year study in 2009 of how offshore gas and oil exploration off of the Alaska Peninsula and Aleutian Islands could affect the subsistence activities of four remote Alaska Native communities. (read more...)

ISU Lands Grant For Virtual Museum

It used to be public school classes would take regular field trips to museums to broaden their students' horizons. Now, Idaho State University and partners will begin taking virtual, online museum exhibits to the schools. (read more...)

New Leadership Positions Announced

Idaho State University officials recently announced the appointment of individuals to seven leadership positions, five in the newly created Division of Health Sciences and two in the new College of Arts and Letters. (read more...)