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ISU College of Business to begin annual Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program
POCATELLO – Students in the Idaho State University College of Business accounting programs will once again offer the community and fellow students the opportunity to have their taxes filed for free as part of the IRS’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program.
Idaho State University alum Steve Hernandez inducted in CyberCorps: Scholarship for Service Hall of Fame inaugural class
POCATELLO – The National Science Foundation's CyberCorps: Scholarship for Service (SFS) program announced that Idaho State University alum Steven Hernandez is one of three of the program’s inaugural class of Hall of Fame recipients, who are being recognized for making outstanding contributions to cybersecurity.
Midtown Men excited about singing 60s’ hits at Feb. 3 Stephens Center Concert
POCATELLO – The Midtown Men’s Michael Longoria guarantees that concert goers hearing his group’s renditions of hits from the 1960s are “going to want to dance and want to sing” at the group’s Feb. 3 concert in the Stephens Performing Art Center beginning at 7:30 p.m.
Idaho State University names Marvin Schulte new chair in College of Pharmacy
POCATELLO – Marvin K. Schulte is the new chair of the Department of Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Sciences in Idaho State University’s College of Pharmacy.
Snake River High School and Idaho State University to host third annual community health fair
BLACKFOOT – The health fair is Thursday, Jan. 25 from 6-8:30 p.m. at Snake River High School, 922 W. Highway 39, and it is free.
Idaho State University International Students Association to host International Night on Feb. 3.
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s International Students Association will host International Night on Feb. 3 at 6 p.m. in the Pond Student Union Ballroom.
Lyn Redington named Idaho State University vice president for student affairs
POCATELLO -- Lyn Redington has been named Idaho State University’s vice president for student affairs.
ISU Professor Cindy Seiger honored at 10-Year celebration of Pocatello Fit and Fall Proof program
POCATELLO – It’s all about “using it or losing it” and one participant said he was able to “skate and ski” with his grandsons because of it. The Pocatello Senior Activity Center’s Fit and Fall Proof program celebrated its 10-year anniversary, Tuesday, Jan 16. Idaho State University’s Cindy Seiger, associate professor of physical therapy, was recognized at event because of her involvement with the program.
ISU engineering students holding fundraiser Jan. 20 to build 4-wheeled assistive vehicle
POCATELLO – A “Fundraiser for Outdoor Independence” featuring three bands and food to raise funds for Idaho State University students to build an electric adaptive assistive quadra-cycle will be held from 6 p.m. to midnight on Jan. 20 at Portneuf Valley Brewing in Pocatello.
‘Metabolism of many rivers’ topic of Minshall Lecture Jan. 25 at ISU
POCATELLO – One of the world’s leading experts in stream ecology, University of Montana Professor Robert O. Hall, will deliver the free public lecture “Metabolism of many rivers” as part of the Idaho State University G.W. Minshall Lecture Series Lecture at 4 p.m. Jan. 25 at Idaho State University.
Fishing Derby at Sportsman’s Park at American Falls Reservoir set Jan. 27
POCATELLO – A fishing derby Jan. 27 at Sportsman’s Park on the west side of American Falls Reservoir features a $500 first-place prize for the largest trout and a $100 first-place prize for perch.
ISU College of Business’s BBA HR Management degree program is acknowledged for alignment with the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) Guidelines
POCATELLO – The Idaho State University College of Business’s Bachelor of Business Administration in Management with a Human Resource Management concentration has been acknowledged by the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) as being fully aligned with its HR Curriculum Guidebook and Templates.
Idaho State University’s January CPI Intern of the Month is Joe Hughes
POCATELLO – Joe Hughes, a senior business major, has been named the Idaho State University January Career Path Intern of the Month.
ISU Sexual Assault Awareness Week is Jan. 22-27
POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Student-Athlete Advisory Committee, ISU Housing and the Gender Resource Center will host a Sexual Assault Awareness Week Jan 22-27.
Free community hearing screenings at ISU-Meridian Health Science Center beginning Feb. 14
MERIDIAN—Get your hearing checked for free at a series of screenings starting Feb. 14 at the Speech and Language Clinic at the Idaho State University-Meridian Health Science Center, 1311 E. Central Drive.
Idaho State University’s National Girls and Women in Sports Day events set Jan. 11
POCATELLO - Idaho State University’s annual National Girls and Women in Sports Day Jan. 11 features free basketball tickets, neck gaiters and stickers for elementary-age children and presentation of the 2018 Trailblazer Award celebrating mentorship to women in sport.
ISU A Season of Note presents The Midtown Men Feb. 3 at Stephens Center
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s A Season of Note will present The Midtown Men, which reunites stars from the Broadway hit musical “Jersey Boys: The Story of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons,” at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 3 in the Stephens Performing Arts Center.
Idaho State University Martin Luther King Jr. march and program set Jan. 15
POCATELLO – The annual Idaho State University Martin Luther King Jr. march and program will be held on Jan.15 beginning at 1 p.m. at Holt Arena and ending at the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center.
Graduate of Idaho State University Physician Assistant Program nationally recognized
ISU Leadership Development Program, Home Depot establish food pantry at Hawthorne Middle School
POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Leadership Development Program, offered by the Office of Human Resources for faculty and staff in the fall semester, and Home Depot have helped Hawthorne Middle School establish a food pantry for students in need.
ISU Professor Emerita Marcia Lloyd receives honor from the National Dance Education Organization
POCATELLO – Idaho State University Professor Emerita Marcia Lloyd received the Lifetime Achievement Award from the National Dance Education Organization (NEDO) during its national conference in November.
The Incredible Horse exhibit to open at Idaho Museum of Natural History
POCATELLO – The Idaho Museum of Natural History at Idaho State University will open the Incredible Horse exhibit Jan. 20.
Oboler Library hosts exhibition of works by Victoria Zalatoris
POCATELLO – From Jan. 5 through March 31 an eclectic and colorful group of artwork by Vicky Zalatoris will be on view in the first floor art display area of the Oboler Library on the Idaho State University Campus.
ISU football’s Everything Matters campaign exceeds goal ahead of schedule
POCATELLO – Christmas has come early for Idaho State University football’s Everything Matters fundraising campaign. The effort has exceeded its fundraising goal of $100,000 and has finished four months early.
ISU College of Business announces Idaho Entrepreneurship Challenge results
The Idaho State University College of Business’s Center for Entrepreneurship and Economic Development (CEED) and U.S. Bank hosted the U.S. Bank Pitch-Off event on Dec. 7 in preparation for the Idaho Entrepreneurship Challenge (IEC).