News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

October 22, 2012 — Vol. 28 No. 37

In this Issue

ISU Plays Role in New Geologic Map

Map enthusiasts, geoscientists and resource managers this week will welcome the Idaho Geological Survey's first release in 35 years of an all-encompassing geologic map of the Gem State. (read more...)

Faculty/Staff Updates

In continuation of the search for a Vice President for Research and Economic Development, a candidate for the position has been invited to visit our campus (read more...)

Philip Homan, Associate Professor, Eli M. Oboler Library, gave the invited October 2012 Herrett Forum lecture at the Herrett Center for Arts and Science at the College of Southern Idaho on Wednesday, Oct. 17 (read more...)

News Bites

The annual Pocatello Ski Swap will be held Oct. 26-28 at Idaho State University in the Pond Student Union Ballroom (read more...)

The Idaho State-Civic Symphony, along with winners of its 2012 Young Artist Competition, will present a Halloween Spooktacular Family Concert on Saturday, Oct. 27 (read more...)

The Idaho State University Wellness Center and ISU Student Physical Therapy Association will host the Oct. 27 Costume Fun Run that begins at ISU Reed Gymnasium at 10 a.m. (read more...)

The Office of Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action and Diversity is seeking input on the planning of the Martin Luther King Jr. - Idaho Human Rights Day celebration to be held in January 2013 (read more...)

Idaho State University will host a Haunted Science Laboratory exhibit on Saturday, Oct. 27 (read more...)

An Idaho State University professor who is conducting research on the persuasive attacks against the NHL and the NHL Players Association during the most recent work stoppage says most attacks are aimed squarely at the NHL and that the league's image is being severely damaged (read more...)

Attend a free community health screening, Thursday, Nov. 1, 4 to 7 p.m., at the CATCH office, 503 S. Americana Blvd., in Boise (read more...)

The Idaho State University Women's Club continues its tradition of supporting ISU scholarships with its annual Holiday Fair 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday, Nov. 9 (read more...)

The Little River Band will perform their classic rock hits and current song lineup at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 15 (read more...)

The Research Office and the Humanities and Social Sciences Research Committee invite proposals for funding for research projects (read more...)

The Idaho State University Wellness Center will support smokers adjusting to ISU's new smoke-free campus policy by offering smoking cessation workshops Nov. 7, 14 and 28 (read more...)