News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

August 15, 2011 — Vol. 27 No. 32

In this Issue

"I Love ISU" Features Events Across Southern Idaho

The 29th annual "I Love ISU" campaign for Idaho State University academic scholarships is featuring events across southern Idaho in Pocatello, Idaho Falls, Twin Falls, and the Treasure Valley with fundraising calling starting on Sept. 1 in Blackfoot. (read more...)

DOE Awards $2 Million in Grants to ISU Researcher

The Department of Energy has awarded two grants totaling about $2 million to Idaho State University's Eric Burgett to develop advanced radiation detectors and measure fuel inside nuclear reactors. (read more...)

Faculty/Staff Updates

All are invited to celebrate the retirement of Graduate School Dean Tom Jackson Wednesday, Aug. 31 (read more...)

News Bites

Bengal paws will be installed on city streets (read more...)

Students will have a chance to win a car, a $2,500 diamond and other great prizes, plus enjoy free food, music and a variety of booths and entertainment during the second annual "Welcome Back Orange and Black" Aug. 22 (read more...)

The ISU Dental Hygiene Clinic is now scheduling appointments for preliminary exams, cleanings, fillings, x-rays, sealants, and fluoride treatments (read more...)

The annual Run For the Health of It 5K is set for Sept. 17 (read more...)

"Nick Kline, Din of Murmurs: the GlassBook Project" will open Aug. 22 and run through Sept. 16 at the ISU John B. Davis Gallery (read more...)

On Aug. 25, Idaho State fans will have an opportunity to meet their favorite Bengal student-athletes and coaches (read more...)

The Office of Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action and Diversity, along with the Diversity Resource Center, invite everyone to an open house Wednesday, Aug. 31 (read more...)