News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

January 27, 2014 — Vol. 30 No. 3

In this Issue

Scott McClure Named Business Leader of the Year

Scott McClure, president and managing officer of McClure Engineering, Inc. in Twin Falls, is the 2014 Idaho Business Leader of the Year. (read more...)

Benny's Pantry Opens

A grand-opening ribbon-cutting for Benny's Pantry, an initiative within the Student Affairs division of Idaho State University to provide food for ISU students and faculty in need, was held Jan. 15 in the lower level of the ISU Pond Student Union. (read more...)

Who Will Be the Ultimate Bengal?

Tell your students to interact with Idaho State University's Facebook and other social media to become the Ultimate Bengal and win an award package worth more than $13,000. (read more...)

Faculty/Staff Updates

December ISU Cares Spot Award Winners! (read more...)

Adrienne King, most recently director of relations and communications at West Virginia University Institute of Technology, has been named director of the Idaho State University Office of Marketing and Communications (read more...)

Dr. Terry Ownby, Assistant Professor of Photo Media, had three photographs accepted in national and international juried exhibitions this month (read more...)

Hossein Mousavinezhad visited China, December 20-30, 2013; this was a follow-up to visits made by Chinese delegations visiting Idaho State University in 2009 and 2010 (read more...)

News Bites

Idaho State University's "A Season of Note" will present The Bronx Wanderers at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 20, at the Stephens Performing Art Center's Jensen Grand Concert Hall (read more...)

If you've resolved to improve your health this year, but have no insurance or limited access to medical care, attend a free Community Health Screening event Thursday, Feb. 6, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 707 W. Fort St., in Boise (read more...)

Dr. Paul Sivitz will host a roundtable discussion on Friday, Jan. 31 that addresses the questions: "How is narrative defined and/or used within their discipline?" and "How is narrative used in their own work?" (read more...)

Listed as 18th on the Idaho State Journal's list of 101 things to do in Pocatello, the Idaho State University College of Pharmacy Spaghetti Feed, Raffle and Auction has become a community event that shouldn't be missed (read more...)

Idaho State University will celebrate the annual National Girls and Women in Sports Day at the ISU women's basketball game against Montana on Saturday, Feb. 22, at 2 p.m. in ISU's Reed Gym (read more...)

A special free screening and panel discussion of the new documentary "Miss Representation" will be held at 6 p.m. Jan. 30 in the Idaho State University Pond Student Union Little Wood River Room (read more...)

Three $1,000 Idaho State University CommUniversity Scholarships are available to freshman, sophomore, junior and senior full-time, full-fee paying students for fall 2014 (read more...)

The State of Idaho has a new training program Supervisory Academy and they are offering this to all state employees (read more...)

Information on Fall 2013 Effort Reports on Sponsored Grants and Contracts Funding (read more...)