News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

August 19, 2013 — Vol. 29 No. 28

In this Issue

ISU Professor to Lead International Federation of Dental Hygienists

Idaho State University's JoAnn Gurenlian, professor and graduate program director for dental hygiene, will be installed as the president of the International Federation of Dental Hygienists at Cape Town, South Africa in August. (read more...)

ISU-Meridian Named a Top 10 Branch Campus

A national website has selected the Idaho State University-Meridian Health Science Center as one of the top 10 branch campuses in the nation for 2013. (read more...)

Faculty/Staff Updates

Nancy Alston, M.D., of the Student Health Center is retiring (read more...)

Kandis Garland has published in the Journal of Dental Hygiene (read more...)

Dr. Hal Hellwig, Associate Professor of English, has just returned from The Seventh International Conference on the State of Mark Twain Studies held at the Elmira College Center for Mark Twain Studies, Elmira, New York (read more...)

ISU-Meridian's David Talford and Jared Papa will be in Prague, Czech Republic, Aug. 25-28, to deliver a presentation at an international conference for medical educators, Aug. 25-28 (read more...)

Dr. Ted Peterson, Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Physical and Occupational Therapy is listed as a reviewer in the new edition of Health Services: Policy and Systems for Therapists (read more...)

Idaho State University-Meridian academic dean, Bessie Katsilometes, and husband, Tom, will be honored as Idaho Hometown Heroes at a dinner and awards ceremony Aug. 30 at the Stephens Performing Arts Center in Pocatello (read more...)

News Bites

The Pocatello community is welcoming students, faculty and staff back to campus at the annual Welcome Back Orange and Black event Monday, Aug. 26 from 4 to 7 p.m. in Old Town Pocatello (read more...)

Idaho State University Alumni Association and Foundation invite you to choose the inaugural, limited edition Bengal t-shirt design (read more...)

A luncheon to complete the Idaho State University scholarship endowment for the late state Sen. Clint Stennett is Wednesday, Sept. 4, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., in Ketchum (read more...)

The Idaho State-Civic Symphony announced its new board members and its upcoming season (read more...)

The Idaho State University Career Center will host a part-time job fair in the ISU Pond Student Union Ballroom on Sept. 4 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. (read more...)