News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

September 3, 2012 — Vol. 28 No. 31

In this Issue

Spearman Awarded Grant

Idaho State University-Meridian researcher Russell Spearman has been awarded a $31,000 supplemental grant to study the mortality rates of Idahoans who've suffered traumatic brain injuries in motor vehicle accidents. (read more...)

Faculty/Staff Updates

The Office of Alumni Relations has hired Teresa Borrenpohl as its new assistant director, announced KC Felt, ISU alumni director (read more...)

Geoffrey Friedley, Diana Livingston Friedley and Mark Neiwirth will perform Hugo Wolf's Italienisches Liederbuch throughout the Snake River area this fall (read more...)

Jacqueline Freudenthal published a paper entitled "Risk Management in Pain Control," and Elena Francisco, recent alumnus, co-authored a paper with Vicki Dodge, current MSDH student, entitled "Identify Moderate Caries Risk" (read more...)

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

News Bites

The Pocatello Branch of the American Association of University Women is still seeking book donations in preparation for its annual used book sale, scheduled for Oct. 5-6 at the ISU Reed Gymnasium (read more...)

The first Great ISU Ambush, an approximately 5-kilometer mud and obstacle team race, will be held Sept. 8 (read more...)

The Counseling and Testing Service presents the fourth annual Wellness Symposium on Sept.6, 7 and 8 in the Pond Student Union in Pocatello (read more...)

This fall semester, Central Academic Advising will present the second annual semester-long student success and retention series "Harvest Your Potential" (read more...)

Two next-door-neighbors in the area scorched by the Charlotte wildfire have begun a project to help make the Charlotte Drive, Caribou, Cinnamon Ridge, Autumn Lane and Gibson Jack areas bloom again (read more...)