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ISU Department of Art to host fifth annual Art a la Carte event
POCATELLO -- Idaho State University’s Department of Art will hold its fifth annual Art a la Carte event on Feb. 15 from 5 to 8 p.m. to help raise money for student scholarships and visiting artists.
ISU students to perform with Los Angeles-based multi-woodwind performer Vinny Golia
POCATELLO – Idaho State University music students will have the opportunity to perform alongside jazz saxophone legend Vinny Golia on Feb. 15 at 7:30 p.m. in Goranson Hall.
Idaho Museum of Natural History to host masquerade benefit March 3
POCATELLO - The Idaho Museum of Natural History at Idaho State University will host and celebrate the third annual Museum Masquerade Benefit on beginning at 5:30 p.m. March 3 at the Juniper Hills Country Club in Pocatello.
Student Acquisition and Cultural Assimilation Association formed to help ISU international and nonresident students
POCATELLO – The Student Acquisition and Cultural Assimilation Association (SACAA) student organization has been formed at Idaho State University to help international and nonresident students acclimate to Pocatello and ISU.
Idaho State University Oboler Library hosts “Idaho Booker’s Dozen” exhibit
POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Oboler Library will host the “Idaho Booker’s Dozen,” a 2017-18 traveling book arts exhibit, during February at the art hallway on the First Floor.
No health insurance? Still need to protect yourself from the flu? ISU sponsors comprehensive health screening Feb. 15 in Boise
BOISE – Basic physical and dental exams and testing for blood sugar levels and cholesterol are included in free services offered at a community health screening Thursday, Feb. 15, 4-7 p.m., at the Whitney United Methodist Church, 3309 W. Overland Road.
Idaho State University director, professor Corey Schou serves on national cybersecurity advisory council
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Corey Schou has served the last year on the nine-member CompTIA Advisory Council on Cybersecurity, which was formed last January to address many of the most pressing cybersecurity concerns facing businesses and government.
Idaho State University College of Business opens applications for Idaho’s first Master of Healthcare Administration program launching fall 2018
POCATELLO– The Idaho State University College of Business is now accepting applications for the state’s first Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA) program, scheduled to begin August 2018.
Idaho State-Civic Symphony Feb. 9 features annual Valentine’s Day preconcert dinner; dinner tickets need to be purchased by Feb. 2
POCATELLO – The Idaho State-Civic Symphony will celebrate Valentine’s Day on Friday, Feb. 9, by offering a preconcert dinner at 5:30 p.m. before the Symphony’s performance at 7 p.m. at the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center.
Idaho State University Chinese Night 2018 Feb. 19 celebrating the Year of the Dog
POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Chinese Students Association will celebrate the Chinese Lunar New Year at ISU Chinese Night 2018 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Feb. 19, President’s Day in the Pond Student Union Ballroom.
Wives of NFL players say concussions underreported according to studies by Idaho State University’s Caroline Faure
POCATELLO – After corresponding with wives of current and former NFL players, Idaho State University researcher Caroline Faure has concluded that concussion is likely underreported in the NFL and that the wives and families of concussed and potentially concussed players could use more support.
TRIO accepting applications for McNair Scholars Program; deadline is Feb. 16
POCATELLO – Idaho State University is looking for applicants for the TRIO McNair Scholars Program, which connects undergraduate students with research opportunities that prepare them for graduate school.
Lend us your ears: Idaho State University researchers conducting hearing study
POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders is looking for research participants between the ages of 8 and 9 to have hearing and auditory processing done from January to December.
ISU visiting writer Matthew Babcock to read, lead workshop Feb. 7-8
POCATELLO — Idaho State University’s Creative Writing Program will host award-winning author Matthew James Babcock, a professor at BYU-Idaho who writes about the Rocky Mountain West in a variety of genres, on Feb. 7 and 8 in Pocatello.
ISU Dental Hygiene Clinic is accepting appointments
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Dental Hygiene Clinic is currently accepting appointments for teeth cleanings, teeth whitening, fillings, exams, x-rays, fluoride applications, root cleanings and other preventative services.
ISU’S Rupp Debate team to host winter public debate Feb. 6
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Rupp Debate Team will host its winter public debate on Feb. 6 at 6 p.m. in the Pond Student Union Salmon River Suites.
ISU Oboler Library artist reception for Victoria Zalatoris set Feb. 1
POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Oboler Library will have a public reception for artist Victoria Zalatoris on Feb. 1 from 4:30 to 6 p.m.
Idaho State University-Meridian to offer discounted blood screening services Feb. 8-9
MERIDIAN—The Idaho State University Bengal Lab will offer blood-draw services from 7 a.m. to noon, Feb. 8-9, in room 679 of the Sam and Aline Skaggs Health Science Center at ISU-Meridian, 1311 E. Central Drive.
Idaho State University renames Meridian Health Science Center in honor of Sam and Aline Skaggs
MERIDIAN – Idaho State University has renamed its Meridian health science complex in honor of Sam and Aline Skaggs whose decade of financial support has helped grow the Meridian campus and provide advanced health professions education for hundreds of students and working professionals in the Treasure Valley.
ISU to host 31st annual Jazz Fest featuring Oakland funk band Howard Wiley & Extra Nappy Feb. 9 and 10
POCATELLO – Idaho State University will host the 31st annual Jazz Fest on Feb. 9 and 10 featuring the Oakland-based funk band Howard Wiley & Extra Nappy.
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.