News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

April 30, 2012 — Vol. 28 No. 16

In this Issue

Spring Commencement 2012

A total of 2,283 graduates will receive 2,363 degrees and certificates during Idaho State University's spring commencement ceremonies, which will begin at 10 a.m. May 5 in Holt Arena. (read more...)

Michael J. Byrne to Receive Honorary Doctorate

Idaho State University will award an honorary Doctor of Letters to Michael J. Byrne, past president of the ISU Foundation Board of Directors and current chair of the Board, at ISU Commencement May 5. (read more...)

News Bites

ISU-Meridian will confer 195 degrees Monday, May 7 (read more...)

The National Science Foundation has awarded Steve Shropshire $247,732 through the Research Experiences for Undergraduates program to support undergraduate research (read more...)

Since 2002, ISU's Bengal Dancers have been placing in the top 10 in national competitions (read more...)

Three ISU students, Chelsey Gasser, Ben Howard and Colette Redden, from the Idaho Falls campus have planned a charity concert for The Haven Shelter on Friday, May 4 (read more...)

The Idaho Federation of Families for Children's Mental Health, together with the Institute of Rural Health, have scheduled a statewide videoconference May 9 to increase awareness and understanding of the mental health needs of Idaho's children and teens (read more...)

The Parking Office operating system is undergoing several major changes over the next few months (read more...)