News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

September 6, 2010 — Vol. 26 No. 29

Faculty/Staff Updates

James Teliha has been appointed to chair the Eli M. Oboler Memorial Award Committee for 2010-2012 (read more...)

Dr. Aaron Eakman will spend two weeks with the Occupational Therapy and Gerontology faculty in Lund University's School of Medicine (read more...)

News Bites

Nearly 5,000 students attended ISU during the 2010 summer semester, almost 11 percent more than in 2009 (read more...)

The 28th annual "I Love ISU" campaign begins Sept. 13 in Idaho Falls (read more...)

The Pocatello branch of the American Association of University Women is accepting donations for its annual book sale (read more...)

Dr. Richard Brey briefed the media regarding misplaced radiation sources that have occurred at the University (read more...)

The College of Education will hold an alumni picnic Sept. 9 (read more...)

In this Issue

ISU Receives Technology Grants

The Idaho State Board of Education has awarded an $81,000 Technology Incentive Grant titled "Technology Enhanced Business Education" to the Idaho State University College of Business and a $65,700 TIG grant titled "Growing Your Own: Developing a Virtual Classroom for Clinical Instruction in Rural Idaho." (read more...)

Preparatory Piano Program Celebrates 10th Anniversary

Idaho State University's Preparatory Piano Program - which has received rave reviews by both its students and instructors - is celebrating its 10th anniversary with the purchase and use of a Steinway piano. (read more...)