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INBRE program at ISU gives taste of biomedical research to budding researchers
POCATELLO –Undergraduate students have been paired with their mentors to begin an intensive summer working full-time as biomedical researchers at Idaho State University as part of the Idea Network of Biomedical Research Excellence (INBRE) Summer Fellowship program.
Idaho State University researchers study salmonflies’ benefits, ecology
POCATELLO – Idaho State University researchers, including master’s students Adam Eckersell and McKenna Adams, are studying salmonflies on the Henrys Fork Snake River and Middle Fork Salmon River drainages, exploring everything from these insect’s social impact on humans to their importance for providing pigmentation that can color the feathers of songbirds that feed on them.
'Lunch and Learn' tour shows off Eames Advanced Technical Education and Innovation Complex facilities
Community members, local decision-makers, media representatives and Idaho State University faculty and staff visited the William M. and Karin A. Eames Advanced Technical Education and Innovation Complex on May 22 to tour newly renovated research laboratories and technology classrooms.
Idaho State University pharmacists to start prescribing hormonal contraception at Bengal Pharmacy
POCATELLO - Bengal Pharmacy, on the campus of Idaho State University in Pocatello, is now offering a new service, the Pharmacist-Prescribed Hormonal Contraception Program.
ISU CW HOG to host 16th annual golf tournament on July 14
POCATELLO – Idaho State University Cooperative Wilderness Handicapped Outdoor Group will host its 16th annual golf tournament on July 14 at the Riverside Golf Course in Pocatello.
ISU-Meridian College of Pharmacy student Melvina Lake awarded United States Public Health Service Excellence Award
MERIDIAN— Melvina Lake, a second-year pharmacy student at Idaho State University-Meridian, has been awarded the Excellence in Public Health Pharmacy Award by the United States Public Health Service.
ISU Big Beam team to compete in National PCI Big Beam Competition, will hold final beam test on May 25
POCATELLO – Idaho State University Civil and Environmental Engineering students will hold the final destructive testing of their big concrete beam on May 25 at 9:30 a.m. in the Structural Laboratory at the Engineering Research Complex (ERC) on 1030 S. Second Ave. in Pocatello.
It takes a team: ISU health professions students participate in IPE Case Day
POCATELLO—More than 150 Idaho State University students, faculty and administrators participated in the Interprofessional Education Case Day Experience on April 26—an event organizers would like to expand to other campuses next year.
Discover Idaho Dinosaurs! Museum to offer four weeklong camps
POCATELLO – The Idaho Museum of Natural History at the Idaho State University Pocatello campus will offer four weeklong summer daytime Dino Camps for youths ages 10-18 starting June 11.
Mars or bust! Astronomical Idaho exhibit at IMNH brings visitors one step closer to Red Planet
POCATELLO – The Idaho Museum of Natural History on Idaho State University’s Pocatello campus will explore beyond our atmosphere this summer with the exhibit Astronomical Idaho that also features the Be the Astronaut exhibit.
ISU research team earns fellowship to Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory to use statistics to better predict cloud formation
POCATELLO – A team of three international researchers from Idaho State University using math and statistics to help better predict cloud formation and the weather have been awarded a Computing Sciences Research Pathways Fellowship to Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory in Berkeley, California, this summer.
14 Idaho State University students awarded INBRE Fellowship
POCATELLO – Fourteen Idaho State University undergraduate students were awarded an Idea Network of Biomedical Research Excellence (INBRE) fellowship for the summer that start on May 23.
Idaho State University’s Kasiska Division of Health Sciences honors distinguished alumni, faculty and students at annual awards reception
POCATELLO – As part of the annual graduation and end-of-year festivities at Idaho State University, the Kasiska Division of Health Sciences (KDHS) celebrates the accomplishments of each school year at an annual reception.
ISU College of Arts and Letters to host four summer camps for middle and high school students
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s College of Arts & Letters will host a variety of camps this summer for students of all ages. The camps include those in music, art and design.
Two ISU researchers interviewed for Idaho Public TV's ‘Taking the Reins’ on Idaho Experience about Kittie Wilkins, ‘Horse Queen of Idaho’
POCATELLO – Two Idaho State University researchers, Phil Homan and Laura Woodworth-Ney, were interviewed for the Idaho Public Television program “Taking the Reins” that will air on Idaho Experience at 8:30 p.m. May 24.
Students at Sho-Ban Jr./Sr. High School successfully complete first semester of on-campus dual-enrollment courses at ISU
POCATELLO— Nine students from Sho-Ban Jr./Sr. High School successful completed their first semester of on-campus dual-enrollment courses at Idaho State University.
ISU Career Path Internship Supervisor of the Semester is Michelle Andrews
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Career Path Intern Supervisor of the Semester is Michelle Andrews, the managing director of the Molecular Research Core Facility located on ISU’s Pocatello campus.
Six Idaho State University College of Education students receive Jakers Education Appreciation Awards after social media campaign
POCATELLO — Six future teachers received $500 Jakers Education Appreciation Awards thanks to a social media campaign sponsored by the Idaho State University College of Education and Jakers Bar and Grill.
ISU College of Business graduates its first Master of Taxation class
POCATELLO – After launching its new Master of Taxation (MTax) program in fall 2017, the Idaho State University College of Business graduated its first class in this discipline on May 4.
ISU College of Business graduate students earn second place at International Collegiate Business Strategy Competition
POCATELLO – This year’s International Idaho State University Collegiate Business Strategy Competition (ICBSC) team returned from its competition in Anaheim, California with a second-place trophy for Overall Performance.
Carmen’s Journey: How a mom of seven survived cancer and graduated near the top of her class at ISU-Meridian
BOISE—When 51-year-old Carmen French walked across the stage to receive her diploma May 7 at Idaho State University’s commencement in Boise, one thought was racing through her mind.
Idaho State University confers record number of degrees in Treasure Valley at May 7 commencement
BOISE—Idaho State University awarded a record number of degrees in the Treasure Valley at commencement May 7 at the Boise Centre, and counseling student Carmen French was recognized as the top honoree for the 2018 ISU-Meridian Student Excellence Award.
ISU Idaho Museum of Natural History prehistoric bison skull to be transported to exhibit in South Dakota
POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Idaho Museum of Natural History will loan a large, prehistoric bison skull to the Mammoth Site of Hot Springs, South Dakota on May 12-13.
ISU Career Path Intern of the Month is Zack Smith
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Career Path Intern of the Month is Zack Smith, a senior who is pursuing a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering.
Idaho State University confers 2,566 degrees and certificates at 2018 commencement on May 5
POCATELLO – A total of 2,427 graduates received 2,566 degrees and certificates during Idaho State University’s spring commencement ceremonies held May 5 in Holt Arena where graduates were encouraged to continue their quests for knowledge and to appreciate those who helped them succeed.