News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

September 27, 2010 — Vol. 26 No. 32

Faculty/Staff Updates

Congratulations to our newest winners of the ISU Cares Awards (read more...)

News Bites

College of Pharmacy will provide 50 free flu vaccinations at the annual Pharmacy Open House (read more...)

The Transition Gallery will present "The Art of Illusion," multimedia works by Anne Merkley and Stan Gates Oct. 4-27 (read more...)

ISU will host a Spin-a-thon to benefit the Idaho Condor Nutrition Team, The Idaho Food Bank and numerous clubs (read more...)

Beginning Oct. 7, the Idaho Museum of Natural History will hold docent training classes (read more...)

First Monday: Idaho State University Forum, a public affairs program debuts on KISU FM 91.1, Oct. 4th (read more...)

Eric Bibb, internationally known guitarist and singer, will present a concert Oct. 9 (read more...)

The Geomatics Technology program received a donation of Global Positioning equipment from GeoLine, Inc. (read more...)

Pocatello Neighborhood Housing Services has teamed up with Kinport Junction for a fundraiser (read more...)

In this Issue

ISU Receives $1 Million Grant for Virtual Museum

Efforts by Idaho State University and Canadian Museum of Civilization researchers to further create an online, interactive, virtual museum of northern animal bones have been bolstered by a $1,029,232 grant from the U.S. National Science Foundation. (read more...)

Geosciences Professor Discovers New Fault

While looking at a highly detailed new topographic image of Idaho's Sawtooth Range, Idaho State University geosciences professor Glenn Thackray had an "eureka moment" when he discovered a previously unknown active earthquake fault about 65 miles, as the crow flies, from Boise. (read more...)