News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

May 20, 2013 — Vol. 29 No. 19

In this Issue

ISU-Meridian Confers a Record Number of Degrees

Doctor of Pharmacy graduate Elizabeth Sultania Thompson was named Idaho State University-Meridian's top Student Excellence honoree at commencement exercises May 13 at the Boise Centre in downtown Boise (read more...)

Students Receive Prestigious Internships

Two ISU students will be spending their summer in Washington D.C. working at the Smithsonian Institute. (read more...)

Faculty/Staff Updates

Dr. Brian Attebery's collection of scholarly articles Parabolas of Science Fiction, co-edited with Veronica Hollinger of Trent University, has just been released by Wesleyan University Press (read more...)

Dr. Tom Klein just returned from the 48th International Congress on Medieval Studies where he presented a paper (read more...)

Jim Wolper attended the Western Sectional Meeting of the American Mathematical Society where he delivered a paper (read more...)

News Bites

The Office of Human Resources is pleased to announce that a reduced tuition benefit for eligible dependents of faculty and staff has been approved for fall semester, 2013 (read more...)

As many as 35,000 Idahoans are living with a severe traumatic brain injury, or TBI, and medical professionals and health educators want to do something about it (read more...)

Information Technology Services is performing important maintenance to ISU's computing systems from 6 p.m. Thursday, May 23 through 7 a.m. Friday, May 24 (read more...)