News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

September 10, 2014 — Vol. 30 No. 32

In this Issue

Professors Develop Yellowstone App

Idaho State University history professors are developing a mobile application to show the cultural and environmental history of Yellowstone National Park (read more...)

Events

All are invited to celebrate 33 years of outdoor adventure at the annual CW HOG Pig-Out dinner and picnic Saturday, Sept. 13, from 4 to 10 p.m. at Lower Ross Park Pavilion in Pocatello (read more...)

ISU's Department of Public Safety invites all to attend the Emergency Preparedness and Safety Fair sponsored by the City of Pocatello on Tuesday, Sept. 16 (read more...)

Kirk Winemiller, Regents Professor in the Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences at Texas A&M University, will deliver the G.W. Minshall Lecture in Ecology on Sept. 18 (read more...)

The Special Collections Department at ISU's Eli Oboler Library, along with Pinyon Jay Press and Friends of Oboler Library, will be holding a fundraising event on Sept. 26 (read more...)

Sixth annual CarFit event hosted by Idaho State University's occupational therapy program, Monday, Sept. 29, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Holt Arena parking lot (read more...)

The 11th Annual Reunion for the ISU family of faculty and staff retirees will be Wednesday, Oct. 29, at Juniper Hills Country Club (read more...)

The Office for Research and Economic Development will be hosting its second annual Grant Writers' Seminar and Workshop on Oct. 30 (read more...)

Free flu shots and traumatic brain injury screenings offered at ISU/Ada County Health Screening Sept. 18 (read more...)

Faculty/Staff Updates

Alex Bolinger, assistant professor of management at Idaho State University, represented the university's chapter of The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi-the nation's oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines-at the 43rd Biennial Convention held August 7-9 in St. Louis (read more...)

News Bites

Idaho State University researchers are looking for families with children 8 to 12 from throughout Southeast Idaho to participate in a study concerning sleep habits and social behaviors (read more...)

Openings are available for psychological and behavioral health services at the Idaho State University Psychology Clinic, located on the fifth floor of Garrison Hall on the ISU Pocatello campus (read more...)

Idaho State University undergraduate and graduate students can enter a contest to create the design for this year's ISU holiday card (read more...)

The College of Pharmacy will be offering injectable influenza vaccination to all Pocatello and Idaho Falls-based ISU employees and covered spouses and dependents (over the age of 9) at their respective colleges/divisions in the upcoming weeks (read more...)

As students, faculty and staff arrive back on our ISU campuses, Public Safety wants to make sure everyone stays safe (read more...)

The Idaho State University Health Center is offering flu shots now (read more...)

The Idaho Museum of Natural History at Idaho State University will be offering classes to K-sixth grade students this fall (read more...)