News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

April 9, 2012 — Vol. 28 No. 13

In this Issue

Master Teachers Honored

Five Idaho State University faculty members have received 2012 Outstanding Master Teacher awards and will be honored at a reception on April 12. (read more...)

Outstanding Researchers Honored

Five Idaho State University faculty members have received 2012 Outstanding Researcher awards and will be honored at a reception on April 12. (read more...)

Outstanding Public Service Awards Announced

Four Idaho State University faculty have received 2012 Outstanding Public Service Awards and will be honored at a reception on April 12. (read more...)

Faculty/Staff Updates

Dr. Barbara Adamcik is pleased to announce that she has appointed Scott Rasmussen as the permanent dean for the College of Technology (read more...)

News Bites

You are invited to join President Arthur Vailas at the annual Spring General Assembly for all faculty and staff on Thursday, April 12 from noon- 1:30 p.m. (read more...)

ISU-Meridian to provide dental evaluations, physical exams and flu shots for uninsured at April 12 community health screening (read more...)

Summer hours begin May 7 (read more...)

Guest artist Holly Burn-Crain, also known as "the Dancing Soulsmith," will present a free family event, "Earth Day - A Moving Celebration of Connection," April 18 (read more...)

Curt Whitaker will discuss plant classification systems developed by English naturalists in the seventeenth century Saturday, April 14 (read more...)

The Pond Student Union Transition Gallery is proud to announce the opening reception for the exhibit, "Hero's Journey: Sculptures by Joseph Castle," on Friday, April 13 (read more...)

The presentation "How Mountaineering Changed Science" by Michael S. Reidy has been cancelled (read more...)

"Letters - A Soldier Songs" concert April 28 at ISU will feature the bands and musicians Hillbilly Healers, Miss Emily, Dustin Welch and Garry Tullio and will raise funds for a music program for veterans (read more...)

Spring into Health, a 5-kilometer walk/run, will be hosted by Idaho State University's College of Pharmacy in partnership with Operation Diabetes on Saturday, April 14 (read more...)

Traumatic brain injury research, education and prevention will be explored in a free, three-part Web series, sponsored by Idaho State University's Institute of Rural Health (read more...)