News items from ISU Marketing and Communications
ISU to host immigration rights attorney Melanie Gleason on April 19 for variety of events
POCATELLO — Melanie Gleason, an immigration rights attorney, will make several presentations at Idaho State University on April 19 on the theme of “From Concern to Advocacy: The Human Face of Immigration Law.”
Idaho State University’s Bengal Pharmacy will celebrate grand opening of fourth telepharmacy
KENDRICK — Bengal Pharmacy will celebrating the opening of its newest telepharmacy location in Kendrick, Idaho at an open house April 5.
Idaho State University College of Science and Engineering names Scott Snyder as new dean
POCATELLO – Idaho State University has named Scott Snyder as the new dean for the College of Science and Engineering. Snyder, who is currently the associate vice chancellor for research and creative activity for the University of Nebraska Omaha, will begin his duties on June 29.
Pocatello Fire Department Contains Fire On ISU Campus
ISU Health Fair 2018 draws about 700 people for health screenings, interactive education, display booths
POCATELLO - Attendees of the 2018 Idaho State University Health Fair highlight the wealth of information they received, and interaction between health professionals as just two reasons they enjoyed this year’s Health Fair.
Five Idaho State University faculty members honored as 2018 Outstanding Master Teachers
POCATELLO – Five Idaho State University faculty members have been chosen to receive 2018 Outstanding Master Teacher Awards. They will be honored at a reception April 10 and one will be selected for the ISU Distinguished Teacher Award and will be recognized at commencement on May 5.
Five Idaho State University faculty members to receive 2018 Outstanding Service Awards
POCATELLO – Five Idaho State University faculty members have been chosen to receive 2018 Outstanding Service Awards. They will be honored at a reception held on April 10 and one will be chosen for the 2018 Distinguished Service Award and will be recognized at Pocatello commencement on May 5.
Five Idaho State University faculty members honored with 2018 Outstanding Researcher Awards
POCATELLO – Five Idaho State University faculty members have received 2018 Outstanding Researcher Awards and will be honored at a reception on April 10. One Outstanding Researcher will receive the 2018 ISU Distinguished Researcher Award. The winner will be announced at ISU commencement on May 5.
ISU to host Easter egg hunts on April 1 and April 2
POCATELLO – Two free Easter egg hunts will be held at Idaho State University on April 1 and April 2 that are open to the campus community and the public.
'Historic Pocatello: People and Places' conference set April 28 at Idaho State University
POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Department of History and the Pocatello Historic Preservation Commission will present the “Historic Pocatello: People and Places” conference on April 28 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Pond Student Union Wood River Room.
ISU Physics Professor Steven Shropshire awarded STEM Professional of the Year
POCATELLO – The 2018 inaugural STEM Professional of the Year Award was presented to Idaho State University physics Professor Steven L. Shropshire on behalf of the engineering programs at ISU and the Eastern Idaho Engineering Council (EIEC).
ISU to hold 13th Intermountain Gender and Sexuality Conference April 12-13
POCATELLO – More than 35 presenters from across the western United States will present at Idaho State University’s 13th Intermountain Gender and Sexuality Conference on April 12 and 13. The conference will begin at 1 p.m. on April 12 and 9 a.m. on April 13. Events will be held in the Rendezvous Complex Suites A and B.
ISU College of Arts and Letters dual-enrollment pilot program shows success in second semester
POCATELLO -- Idaho State University’s College of Arts and Letters started its on-campus dual-enrollment pilot program in the fall of 2017 and has almost tripled the program’s size from 10 students to 29 in just one semester.
ISU-Meridian offers free hearing screenings April 11
MERIDIAN—Get your hearing screened for free April 11 at Idaho State University’s Speech and Language Clinic, 1311 E. Central Drive.
Interested students invited to Lunch with the College of Business to explore majors
POCATELLO – The College of Business at Idaho State University will host an informational Lunch with the College of Business event for all students who are interested in learning more about its programs on April 10 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Pond Student Union Wood River Rooms.
ISU Japan Club to host presentation Shinto and Japanese Manners
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Japan Club will host the presentation Shinto and Japanese Manners on April 5 at 6 p.m. in the Rendezvous Complex, Room A.
ISU student Camie Parsons uses chemistry to make mark on hair industry; creates new, healthy product for fixing damaged hair
POCATELLO – Camie Parsons, a current, nontraditional Idaho State University chemistry master’s student, never imagined that being a cosmetologist would prompt her to go back to college to study chemistry. She’s now a single mother to four kids, completing graduate school and starting a business based off her cosmetology and chemistry background.
Idaho State University welcomes seven Family Medicine Residency interns
POCATELLO – Each year, the Idaho State University Family Medicine Residency Program graduates seven Family Medicine Physicians, and each year welcomes seven new interns to take their place.
ISU Department of Physics to host Science Olympics on March 31
POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Department of Physics will host a regional Science Olympiad on March 31 from 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Physical Science Building on the corner of Eighth Avenue and Carter Street on the ISU campus.
Kathryn M. Hildebrand named Idaho State University College of Education Dean
POCATELLO — Kathryn M. Hildebrand has been named Dean of the College of Education at Idaho State University.
Learn about careers in education at the annual ISU Education Career Fair on March 30
POCATELLO – Idaho State University College of Education invites all who are interested in a career in teaching to attend the annual ISU Education Career Fair March 30, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Little Wood River Room of the Pond Student Union at ISU.
ISU African Student Association to host Hakuna Matata Festival on April 28
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s African Student Association will host a Hakuna Matata Festival on April 28 at 6 p.m. in the Pond Student Union Ballroom. The festival will include different exhibits and African cultural experiences.
ISU Gender Resource Center to host Denim Day to raise awareness for sexual assault
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Gender Resource Center will host Denim Day on April 19 in support of sexual assault survivors and to make a statement against misconceptions about sexual assault. There will be speakers and a pulled pork lunch in the ISU Canoe Room in the Pond Student Union from noon to 3 p.m.
Southern rock group Marshall Tucker concert set April 11 at Idaho State University
POCATELLO – The Marshall Tucker Band leader and founder Doug Gray has fond memories about Pocatello, despite the fact the band once suffered a mishap here.
Idaho State University to present operatic version of well-known play “Our Town”
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s School of Performing Arts will present “Our Town” the Opera on April 6, 7, 12, 13 and 14 at 7:30 p.m. in the Diane and Chick Bilyeu Theatre in Frazier Hall.