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Idaho State University and College of Western Idaho launch Bengal Bound program for CWI transfer students
NAMPA —College of Western Idaho freshmen Aaron Siler, 24, and Andrea Conejo, 18, were greeted by a wave of orange and black as they strolled through the second-floor atrium of the community college’s Academic Building on Sept. 29.
Film showing of 'Salmon: Running the Gauntlet' is set Oct. 13 at the Idaho Museum of Natural History
POCATELLO – The Idaho Museum of Natural History at Idaho State University will show a PBS film “Salmon: Running the Gauntlet” from 6 to 9 p.m. Oct. 13.
Bessie Katsilometes retires from Idaho State University after three decades; ISU School of Nursing Dean Miki Goodwin to serve as interim
Bessie Katsilometes, Ph.D., retired Sept. 16 from Idaho State University after 30 years of service, most recently as associate vice president of university programs at the ISU-Meridian Health Science Center.
ISU Outdoor Adventure Center yurt rentals open for the season
POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Outdoor Adventure Center (OAC) yurt rentals are open for the season.
Free community hearing screenings at ISU-Meridian Health Science Center
Get your hearing checked for free at a series of screenings starting Oct. 11 at the Speech and Language Clinic at the Idaho State University-Meridian Health Science Center, 1311 E. Central Drive.
Graduate Programs and Health Professions Fair set Oct. 5 at Idaho State University
POCATELLO – Those who have considered getting a master’s or doctoral degree now have a chance to get all their questions answered and look at what opportunities are available to them at the upcoming Graduate Programs and Health Professions Fair at Idaho State University.
Idaho State University to host 55th Annual Idaho Association of Teachers of Language and Culture Conference
POCATELLO – Foreign language teachers from across the state will travel to Idaho State University to attend the 55th Annual Idaho Association of Teachers of Language and Culture Conference on Oct. 6 and 7 in the Pond Student Union.
Free flu shots and basic physical exams offered at ISU/Ada County health screening Oct. 13
Free flu shots, basic physical and dental exams, and onsite testing for blood sugar levels and cholesterol are included in free services offered at a community health screening Thursday, Oct. 13, 4-7 p.m., at Whitney United Methodist Church, 3315 W. Overland Rd., in Boise.
“7,003 Days – 21 Years in the Frank Church River of No Return Wilderness” topic of Sept. 29 seminar
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s biological sciences department will host a seminar on Sept. 29 titled “7,003 Days - 21 Years in the Frank Church River of No Return Wilderness” at 4 p.m. in Lecture Center 10 in the ISU Gale Life Sciences Building.
Idaho State University's Stress Management Biofeedback Center helps students manage stress
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Biofeedback Center was opened last fall by the Counseling and Testing Services, and the responses this past year has been overwhelmingly positive.
Student Global Leadership Program features leadership seminars and a 13-day European trip in May 2017
POCATELLO – The Student Global Leadership Program (SGLP) at Idaho State University is a series of leadership seminars that culminates in an opportunity for students to embark on an adventure of a lifetime – a 13-day trip to Europe.
October is Cyber Security Awareness Month
Every day, individuals and organizations make decisions that impact their safety and well-being. Often, they are not even aware these decisions are being made.
ISU’s disaster planning workshop for cultural institutions set Oct. 21
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Eli M. Oboler Library will offer a disaster planning workshop for administrators and staff on Oct. 21 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Idaho State University opens online store for official Bengal merchandise
POCATELLO – Idaho State University has partnered with the Follett Corporation to launch an online store for official Bengal merchandise.
ISU’s Family Weekend 2016 set Oct. 21-22; Online registration open Sept. 16 to Oct. 19
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s annual Family Weekend will take place on the weekend of Oct. 21-22. Online registration for the event will be live Sept. 16 through Oct. 19.
ISU Healthy Bengal Wellness Fair set Sept. 28
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Healthy Bengal Wellness Fair is scheduled Sept. 28 from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Rendezvous Complex Atrium.
Idaho Conference on Health Care and Thomas Geriatric Symposium registration open; Conference is Sept. 30, pre-registration preferred by Sept. 25
POCATELLO- Registration is now open for the 29th Annual Idaho Conference on Health Care and the 9th Annual Thomas Geriatric Health Symposium.
Idaho State University and College of Western Idaho to launch Bengal Bound program for CWI transfer students
Guaranteed admission to Idaho State University after successfully completing an associate degree and application-fee waivers are two benefits of Bengal Bound, a new program designed to encourage Idaho community college students to continue their education at ISU.
Idaho State University 10th-day enrollment is 11,025, down 2.1 percent from fall 2015 10th-day enrollment; Idaho resident enrollment shows increase
POCATELLO – Idaho State University 10th-day total enrollment for fall 2016 semester is 11,025, a 2.1 percent decline from the fall semester 2015 10th-day enrollment of 11,259, but Idaho resident enrollment increased by 2.6 percent.
Idaho Museum of Natural History joins Smithsonian magazine’s 12th annual Museum Day Live!
Idaho Museum of Natural History Joins Smithsonian magazine’s12th Annual Museum Day Live! Free Admission on Sept. 24 with a Downloadable Museum Day Live! Ticket Exposed, Water/Ways, and Idaho Power Centennial Exhibit
Idaho State University-Meridian pharmacy researcher Kirk Hevener awarded NIH grant to study deadly bacteria
The National Institutes of Health has awarded Idaho State University assistant professor Kirk Hevener a $415,000 grant that may one day lead to the discovery of a new drug to battle the deadly intestinal bacteria Clostridium difficile.
Idaho State University Pinyon Jay Press to host Jessica Spring, visiting artist
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Pinyon Jay Press will host visiting artist Jessica Spring on Sept. 29. Spring has been a letterpress printer since 1989 when she learned how to set real metal type.
Idaho State University sports science Professor Michael Meyers documents link between injuries and infill weight of artificial turf
POCATELLO – When it comes to artificial turf, there’s a simple, but firm analysis related to injuries that Idaho State University researcher Michael Meyers has documented: the greater the weight of the infill used with artificial turf, the fewer the injuries.
Idaho State University holiday card contest open to students; top prize is $1,000, entry deadline is Oct. 11
POCATELLO Idaho State University undergraduate and graduate students can enter a contest to create the design for this year’s ISU holiday card.
Idaho Conference on Health Care and Thomas Geriatric Symposium set Sept. 30 in Pocatello and Meridian
The 29th Annual Idaho Conference on Health Care and the 9th Annual Thomas Geriatric Health Symposium will be held Friday, Sept. 30 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Idaho State University in two locations; Pocatello and at the ISU-Meridian Health Science Center.