News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

May 6, 2013 — Vol. 29 No. 17

In this Issue

Commencement is Saturday

A total of 2,364 graduates will receive 2,476 degrees and certificates during Idaho State University's spring commencement ceremonies, which will begin at 10 a.m. May 11 in Holt Arena (read more...)

Laura Woodworth-Ney Named Provost

Idaho State University has announced that Laura Woodworth-Ney is its new provost and vice president for academic affairs. (read more...)

Faculty/Staff Updates

All are invited to a retirement open house for Dr. Galen Louis Friday May 10, from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Beckley Nursing Building in Pocatello (read more...)

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

News Bites

Idaho State University-Meridian graduate assistant, Nicole Frank, is conducting research to understand the relationship between chemotherapy drugs and the toxicity they cause (read more...)

The Idaho State University Rodeo Team is perhaps having its best year ever, with the women's team ranked No. 1 in their region and the nation, and the men's team ranked second in their region and sixth nationally (read more...)

Idaho State University-Meridian Health Science Center will graduate its largest class ever, conferring up to 225 degrees, on Monday, May 13, 6 p.m., at the Boise Center, 850 W. Front Street (read more...)

The world premiere of "Double Blind Sided," a contemporary opera inspired, in part, by Franz Kafka's "The Trial" and Mussorgsky's "Pictures at an Exhibition," will be presented Wednesday - Saturday, May 22-25 in the Idaho State University Stephens Performing Arts Center's Rogers Black Box Theatre (read more...)

Idaho State University and the Consulate of Mexico in Boise will present a concert by one of the most respected cellists in the world, Carlos Prieto,. May 9 in the Stephens Performing Arts Center's Jensen Grand Concert Hall (read more...)

The Idaho State University Department of Communication and Rhetorical Studies recently hosted the Spring 2013 Clark S. Carlile Memorial Speaking Competition (read more...)

Over 30 Music Department pianos will be offered to faculty, staff, students and alumni in a private sale before being offered to the public (read more...)

During summer break Student Health Service clinic hours are 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, and 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Tuesday and Thursday (read more...)