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NGSO 2020

GTA Orientation will be held on Friday, August 21st at 3pm virtually on Zoom.

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Let us know if you can't make it; event recordings and the newly released GTA Manual will be available using the Moodle Platform.


3:00 pm Welcome/GTA Orientation

- Reception -

3:05 pm MC Welcome - Dr. Barbara Wood Roberts

3:08 pm Dean's Remarks - Dr. Adam Bradford

3:10 pm Video - Things I Wish I Knew - My Life as a GTA

3:15 pm Dr. Karen Appleby

3:35 pm Dr. Alex Bollinger

3:45 pm Dr. Donna Lybecker

3:55 pm FERPA - Blake Christensen

4:05 pm Title IX - Melissa Millican, Interim Title IX Coordinator

4:15 pm Dean's Closing Remarks

Log in to Moodle using your Idaho State University 4x4 (first four letters of your last then first four letters of your first name, e.g. doejane, and ISU password) after clicking the button below.

Welcome to our new Graduate Students from Dean Adam Bradford

Welcome from Dr. Adam Bradford, the person who makes things happen at the Graduate School. His actions, care for students, and progressive mindset help fuel everything we do at the graduate level. 

Welcome from Dr. Eakins, Director of Recruitment, Retention & Engagement

A short welcome from the Director of Recruitment, Retention & Engagement at the ISU Graduate School. Dr. Eakins is your number one supporter, from information on scholarships, networking events and conference and travel opportunities. 

Welcome from the Graduate School Staff

The rest of the Graduate School staff are your first points of contact in help with your various degrees, and they provide a variety of other kinds of aid, from processing your degree audit, to offering guidance, and even writing clinic hours for thesis & dissertation. We're all excited you're here!

The Dean's Pre-Semester Wrap Up

FERPA Mandatory Segment

Title IX Mandatory Segment

Student Sign-In

Greetings Incoming Graduate Students!

Get in the know with all your department and ISU has to offer by signing in for the New Graduate Student Orientation. 

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NGSO 2020 Agenda & Resources

The below information is a quick guide to events that will be hosted through Moodle. 

Informational Sessions & Engagement:

Students will be able to participate in forums on Moodle in the following activites from August 10, 2020- August 14, 2020. Make sure to log on to Moodle to engage with these valuable information sessions: 

  • Welcome & Introductions
  • Mandatory Training (Title IX, FERPA)
  • Academic Resources 
  • Bengal Community Resources
  • Live Workshops (Imposter Syndrome, etc) 


3:00 pm Welcome/New Graduate Student Orientation

- Reception -

3:05 pm MC Welcome

3:08 pm Welcome Video - New Graduate Students

3:10 pm Dean's Remarks - Dr. Adam Bradford

3:15 pm Introduction of the Staff

3:20 pm FERPA 

3:25 pm Title IX - Melissa Millican, Interim Title IX Coordinator

3:35 pm Faculty/ Student Panel

4:25 pm Closing Remarks

ISU Graduate School Contact Card
Title IX Quick information
Find out all the events and opportunities we have this year!
Learn what you can do to assist your educational goals.
Welcome international students! Here are some resources and opportunities to help make your transition easier.
We offer writing clinic hours for help with both ESL graduate students and students needing assignments to be reviewed.
 A quick step-by-step guide for how to register for classes if you haven't already!


Join us for our live Faculty/ Student Panel, moderated by Dr. Tracy Collum, Associate Dean of the Graduate School

Panel Members 
  • Dr. Gabriel Bargen Faculty CRCS Communication Sciences & Disorders 
  • Dr. Mustafa Mashal Faculty COSE Civil & Environmental Engineering 
  • Dr. Neil Tocher Faculty BUS Business
  • Donovan Caufield Student CRCS Physical Therapy.DPT
  • Kailey Murphy Student CRCS Audiology.AUD

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GTA Orientation

August 21st, 2020 @ 3 pm



Idaho State University

921 S. 8th Ave, Mail Stop 8075

Pocatello, ID 83209-8075


Graduate School Contact list for Virtual Meetings

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