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Idaho NSF EPSCoR annual meeting hosted at ISU; participants exploring research on how cities grow out into rural areas
POCATELLO – Researchers are discussing how mid-sized cities grow out into rural areas at the Idaho National Science Foundation EPSCoR annual meeting being hosted at Idaho State University this week.
Idaho State University Japan Night scheduled Oct. 28
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Japan Club will host its annual Japan Night on Oct. 28 in the Pond Student Union Ballroom.
ISU to host Opera Idaho performance of “L’eliser d’amore” on Nov. 3
POCATELLO – Opera Idaho will present Gaetano Donizetti’s “L’elisir d’amore” Nov. 3 in the Joseph C. and Cheryl H. Jensen Grand Concert Hall in the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center.
No health insurance? Free comprehensive health screening at ISU-Meridian Oct. 19
MERIDIAN--Basic physical and dental exams and testing for blood sugar levels and cholesterol are included in free services offered at a community health screening Thursday, Oct. 19, 4-7 p.m., at the Idaho State University-Meridian Health Science Center, 1311 East Central Drive.
ISU-Meridian Health Science Experience Night and Pharmacy Open House set for Oct. 24
MERIDIAN—Learn about dozens of Idaho State University health professions programs, tour the Meridian campus, and get a flu shot at Health Science Experience Night and the Pharmacy Open House, Tuesday, Oct. 24, 5-7:30 p.m. Both events are at the ISU–Meridian Health Science Center, 1311 E. Central Drive.
Idaho State University John B. Davis Gallery accepting submissions for 'Vigilance: Veterans Art Exhibition'
POCATELLO – Local veterans within the campus and Pocatello community are encouraged to submit their artwork for the “Vigilance: Veterans Art Exhibition” at Idaho State University’s John B. Davis gallery.
ISU College of Arts and Letters announces October events
POCATELLO – The College of Arts & Letters will present 11 music, theatre and art events during the month of October. For more information on these events, contact Melissa Lee at email@example.com or (208) 282-1404.
Spirits & Skeletons at Idaho Museum of Natural History
POCATELLO – Join the Idaho Museum of Natural History on the campus of Idaho State University on October’s Friday the 13th, for Spirits & Skeletons, a costume party and fundraiser.
Bison Exhibit on display at Idaho Museum of Natural History
POCATELLO – The Idaho Museum of Natural History on the campus of Idaho State University will open its “BISON” exhibit on Oct. 14.
Elizabeth Smart to keynote 'Surviving Voices' week at ISU in December
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s College of Arts and Letters will host a week of events Dec. 5-8 raising awareness about sexual assault and domestic violence titled “Surviving Voices,” which includes a keynote address by Elizabeth Smart.
Stephanie Bachman named ISU’s October CPI Intern of the Month
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s October Career Path Intern of the Month is Stephanie Bachman, a senior majoring in English with an emphasis in public relations.
ISU’s Claudia Allen receives national recognition as the 2017 Idaho SBDC State Star
POCATELLO – Idaho Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Business Consultant, Claudia Allen, was recognized as the Idaho State Star at the recent America’s Small Business Development Center conference in Nashville, Tennessee.
October is Cyber Security Awareness Month
POCATELLO – The Idaho State University National Information Assurance Training and Education Center (NIATEC) reminds the public that October is Cyber Security Awareness Month.
ISU Department of Art receives grant to help with community art projects
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Department of Art has announced two new community art projects to take place in Pocatello, both incorporating generations and inclusion.
Volunteers needed for the 2017 Haunted Science Lab
POCATELLO – Volunteers are needed in October for the 2017 Haunted Science Lab in Pocatello.
Gift of ‘Valentine’ sculpture unveiled at Idaho State University showing a lot of love
POCATELLO – If Bill Byrne’s college roommate had been a little taller in 1963, Idaho State University might never have received the beautiful life-sized bronze “Valentine” sculpture by renowned artist George Lundeen, which was unveiled on campus Thursday, Sept. 29.
ISU Oboler Library presents “Distilled Life”– still life oil paintings by Gabrielle Sivitz
POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Eli M. Oboler Library is presenting an exhibition of oil paintings by Gabrielle Sivitz running from Oct. 3 to Jan. 3.
ISU Professor Keith Reinhardt contributes, co-authors paper on what kills trees during drought that appeared in journal Nature Ecology and Evolution
POCATELLO – Idaho State University Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences Keith Reinhardt contributed to and co-authored a paper published in the journal Nature Ecology, and Evolution about what kills tree during drought that received wide spread attention in scientific outlets.
Idaho State University teams up with partners to protect crops against molds
POCATELLO – Idaho State University researcher Peter Sheridan and his partners at Idaho Hydro Tech (IHT) and Boise State University are teaming up on green technology to protect stored potatoes and other crops from molds and, potentially, other pathogens.
ISU School of Performing Arts to present Arthur Miller’s “The Crucible”
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s School of Performing Arts, Department of Theatre and Dance, will present Arthur Miller’s “The Crucible” on Oct. 6, 7, 12, 13 and 14 at 7:30 p.m. in the Black Box Theatre in the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center.
ISU to unveil special sculpture gift 'Valentine' September 28
POCATELLO – Idaho State University will celebrate the unveiling of the sculpture “Valentine” by George Lundeen at 4 p.m. Sept. 28 at the Hutchinson Quadrangle Amphitheater near the Pond Student Union Hypostyle.
ISU Structural Dynamics Laboratory can test ability of structures to withstand earthquakes
POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Engineering Research Complex’s Structural Dynamics Laboratory can test the ability of structures to withstand earthquakes.
ISU Department of Psychology secures $50,871 grant to study spirituality and psychotherapy
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Department of Psychology received a $50,871 grant from Brigham Young University to study psychotherapy with the integration of spirituality in treatment.
ISU student researchers work to improve Marsh Creek water quality
POCATELLO – Two Idaho State University geosciences students, master’s student Graham Meese and undergraduate Jeffery Carpenter, are working with geosciences Associate Professor Ben Crosby on a long-term study of Marsh Creek, a major tributary to the Portneuf River.
Healthy aging, nutrition and disease management among topics at ISU Thomas Geriatric Symposium Oct. 6
The 10th annual Idaho State University Thomas Geriatric Symposium is Friday, Oct. 6 at the Idaho State University Pond Student Union Ballroom in Pocatello and the ISU-Meridian Health Science Center from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.