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Idaho State University graduate student Joseph Sacco selected for veterans legislative fellow program
POCATELLO – Joseph Sacco, an Idaho Falls native working toward a Master of Public Administration at Idaho State University, has been selected for the 2018 Veterans of Foreign Wars – Student Veterans of America (VFW-SVA) Legislative Fellowship. He is one of 10 nationally selected candidates for this fellowship.
Two Idaho State University dietetics students formulate an iron-rich chocolate recipe
POCATELLO – Chocolate is the perfect way to celebrate the holiday season. However, thanks to a recent project by Idaho State University dietetics seniors Josephine Cobia and Jenifer Massengale, indulging doesn’t have to mean being unhealthy.
ISU’s Stephens Performing Arts Center once again ranked fourth on list of ‘Amazing College and University Performing Arts Centers in the U.S.’
The L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center (SPAC) at Idaho State University was recently ranked fourth on tripping.com’s list “The Best College Performing Arts Centers: Top 10 to Experience in the U.S.”
ISU Master of Social Work program accepting applications for Fall 2018 semester
Idaho State University is accepting applications for the new Master of Social Work (MSW) program that starts this fall.
Bus to allow high school students from Fort Hall and Blackfoot to travel to ISU for dual-enrollment classes, helps more students prepare for college
Idaho State University’s College of Arts & Letters has received approval for high school students in Fort Hall and Blackfoot to travel to Idaho State University’s campus by commuter bus to participate in on-campus dual-enrollment programs.
Idaho State University Appoints Academic Advisor to College of Eastern Idaho Campus
Portneuf Medical Center Announces $2.5 Million Ongoing Annual Gift to Family Practice Residency Program
Portneuf Medical Center has announced an ongoing $2.5 million annual gift to Idaho State University’s Family Medicine Residency program to help train the next generation of family medicine physicians.
ISU Japanese Club to present Taiko group Dec. 15
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Japan Club will present at Taiko drumming performance at 5 p.m. Dec. 15 in the Bengal Café located in the Pond Student Union.
Idaho State University earns three military-friendly designations for 2018
POCATELLO – Idaho State University has been recognized by three national organizations for its excellent support of military-bound students and veteran students.
Idaho State University December's CPI Intern of the Month is Leah Kollmeyer
POCATELLO – Leah Kollmeyer, a senior pursuing a bachelor's degree in psychology at Idaho State University, has been named the December Career Path Intern of the Month.
Idaho ancient bison fossils now available in 3-D thanks to Bureau of Reclamation, Idaho Museum of Natural History
BOISE, Idaho — The Bureau of Reclamation and the Idaho Museum of Natural History (IMNH), which is located on the Idaho State University campus in Pocatello, have partnered to make fossils more available to the public. Beginning today, the 3-D scan models of Bison latifrons specimens are available online to view, download, and print in 3-D.
On the cutting edge: ISU-Meridian researchers develop method to reduce drug toxicity
MERIDIAN— Researchers at the Idaho State University-Meridian Health Science Center are a step closer to finding a way to reduce severe side effects caused by powerful drugs used to treat illness and disease.
ISU College of Business class to share contents of new Pocatello history book on Dec. 4 at Juniper Hills
POCATELLO – An Idaho State University honors class will share the stories and photos they have collected for a new history book of Pocatello at 6:30 p.m. Dec. 4 at Juniper Hills Country Club.
Idaho State University's Sharlene Jolley receives Educational Advocate Award
POCATELLO – Sharlene Jolley, a chemistry teacher at Idaho State University’s Idaho Falls campus, understands that learning is cyclic and must be repeated until understood and that not all students learn at the same pace. Her dedication to her students earned her the Educational Advocate Award from the Partnership for Science and Technology at the Regional Energy Alliance earlier this year.
ISU nursing graduate student Bill Sabel receives national award
POCATELLO – Bill Sabel, a Doctor of Nursing Practice student in the Idaho State University School of Nursing, has received the 2018 American Association of Nurse Practitioner State Award for Excellence.
ISU College of Arts and Letters announces December events
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s College of Arts & Letters has announced its December events. For more information, contact Melissa Lee at email@example.com or (208) 282-1404.
Idaho State University pitch-off contest for new business ideas on Dec. 7 features $2,000 first prize
POCATELLO – The Idaho State University College of Business’s Center for Entrepreneurship and Economic Development (CEED) and U.S. Bank will host a Pitch-Off Contest, featuring a $2,000 first prize, on Dec. 7 at ISU.
The Collin Raye Christmas performance will be Dec. 16 at ISU Stephens Performing Arts Center
POCATELLO – A special Christmas performance by Collin Raye on Dec. 16 at 7:30 p.m. will be presented by Idaho State University’s A Season of Note at the Stephens Performing Arts Center.
ISU Bengal Pharmacy’s Bret Jacobson named ISU 2017 CPI Supervisor of the Semester
POCATELLO – Idaho State University Bengal Pharmacy’s Bret Jacobson has been named the ISU Career Path Internship program’s Fall 2017 CPI Supervisor of the Semester.
Idaho State University to receive $220,000 Energy Incentive Rebate from Idaho Power
POCATELLO – Idaho Power will honor Idaho State University’s Holt Arena on Monday, Nov. 20, for a major lighting upgrade that resulted in substantial energy savings. On Monday at 3 p.m., leadership from Idaho Power will visit Holt Arena and present ISU with an incentive check for $219,118, an amount that is $36,000 more than initial estimates.
Idaho State University engineering department, students get two more testing facilities – drop/impact site, asphalt lab – up and running
POCATELLO – Another two Idaho State University civil engineering testing facilities, built and refurbished by students, are ready to be used for teaching, research and testing by the University and general communities.
Idaho State University Japan Club announces final fall events, movie and Shinto presentation
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Japan Club will hold two more events fall semester, including its last Japanese movie night on Nov. 30 and a presentation on the Japanese Shinto philosophy on Dec. 5.
ISU Diversity Resource Center to recognize World Aids Day 2017, speaker to address Idaho Code 39-608
POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Diversity Resource Center will host Worlds AIDS Day from 2 to 3 p.m. Dec. 1 in the in the Rendezvous Complex. Kevin Lish, board chair of All Under One Roof and lead member of the Idaho Coalition for HIV Health and Safety, will speak on the coalition’s important work to modernize Idaho Code 39-608.
Winners of 20th annual 2017 National Outdoor Book Awards announced by Idaho State University
POCATELLO – The works of John Gierach were honored among the winners of 2017 National Outdoor Books. This year is the 20th anniversary of the awards, which are among the most prestigious honors in outdoor writing and publishing.
Idaho State University School of Nursing, partners to Celebrate National Rural Health Day
POCATELLO – The Idaho State University School of Nursing will join the National Organization of State Offices of Rural Health (NOSORH) and other state/national rural stakeholders in celebrating National Rural Health Day on Thursday, Nov. 16.