News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

November 5, 2012 — Vol. 28 No. 39

In this Issue

Idaho State University Division of Health Sciences has large economic, health care impact on Idaho

More than $36 million dollars in research grants and funding in the past five years and $12.6 million annually in free medical services are among the highlights of a new Idaho State University Division of Health Science Economic Impact Study. (read more...)

ISU announces new Vice President for Research and Economic Development

Idaho State University has announced the hire of Howard Grimes as the new ISU Vice President for Research and Economic Development. (read more...)

Faculty/Staff Updates

Professor Alan Johnson of ISU's Department of English and Philosophy will present a work-in-progress discussion titled "Imagining the Indian Jungle" (read more...)

News Bites

Karma Morgan, a first-year student in biological sciences who is a Pocatello native, has won a $1,000 prize for her design that will appear on the front of Idaho State University's official holiday card (read more...)

Nominations are being sought for three Idaho State University distinguished faculty awards (read more...)

The Idaho State University School of Performing Arts will present "DanceWorks: Dance ISU in Concert" on Nov. 9, 10, 15, 16 and 17 (read more...)

The Idaho State-Civic Symphony "My Czech Homeland" concert at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 9, features guest cellist Austin Huntington and will be performed in the Idaho State University Stephens Performing Arts Center's Jensen Grand Concert Hall (read more...)

The Idaho State University Idaho Museum of Natural History will offer fun educational opportunities for children in kindergarten through eighth grade in its November Learning Series "Sink Your Teeth into Science" (read more...)

The ISU 2012 ISU United Way Campaign runs Nov. 1-30 (read more...)