News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

February 7, 2011 — Vol. 27 No. 6

Faculty/Staff Updates

The Society of Physics Students has received the 2010 Outstanding Chapter Award from the National Society of Physics Students and the American Physical Society (read more...)

News Bites

As part of the 2011 ISU Reading Project, a panel discussion "Autism: An Applied Clinical Science Perspective" will be held Feb. 15 (read more...)

The Nepalese Students' Association will host the fifth annual Nepalese Night Feb. 12 (read more...)

The abstract deadline for the annual Undergraduate Research Symposium is March 10 (read more...)

It is time again for Employee Recognition Week at Idaho State University (read more...)

Facilities Services recently launched a completely redesigned website (read more...)

ISU's TIAA-CREF representative will be on campus Feb. 16 (read more...)

In this Issue

ISU Researcher Studies Celebrity Trials

In general, college students who participated in mock juries were more likely to convict celebrities for murder in fake cases based on real events, according to a recent study published in the North American Journal of Psychology. (read more...)

College of Education Awarded Scholarship Funding

The Department of Educational Foundations in the College of Education at Idaho State University recently was awarded more than $95,000 in scholarship grant funding for academic year 2010 - 2011. (read more...)