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Idaho Museum of Natural History to honor William Akersten at March 3 Masquerade Benefit
POCATELLO – The Idaho Museum of Natural History on the Idaho State University campus will honor former curator William (Bill) A. Akersten at the Museum Masquerade Benefit on March 3.
ISU to host second annual Positive Body Image Symposium on March 5 and 6
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Gender Resource Center will host a Positive Body Image Symposium on March 5 and 6 in the Rendezvous Complex Suites.
Idaho State University College of Arts and Letters to host book publishing seminar with Utah State University Press
POCATELLO—The College of Arts and Letters at Idaho State University will host a book publishing seminar titled “How to Publish with a University Press: Everything You Need to Know from Draft to Contract” with Utah State University Press on Feb. 23 from 3 to 5 p.m. in Rendezvous Suite B.
ISU Wind Ensemble and Civic Concert Band set to perform on Feb. 23
POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Wind Ensemble and Civic Concert Band will present their first concert of the semester on Feb. 23 at 7:30 p.m. in the Jensen Grand Concert Hall in the Stephens Performing Arts Center on the ISU campus.
Idaho State University dental hygiene article named ‘Most Notable’ by Journal of Dental Education; student author Victoria Martin garners award
POCATELLO – An article written by an Idaho State University online master’s program dental hygiene student Victoria Martin and ISU faculty on her thesis committee was named one of 10 of the Most Notable Articles of 2017 published in Journal of Dental Education.
ISU mathematics and statistics Professor Shu-Chuan 'Grace' Chen receives fellowship from the Taiwanese government for sabbatical
POCATELLO – Idaho State University Associate Professor Shu-Chuan “Grace” Chen has received a distinguished fellowship from the government of Taiwan to serve a one-year sabbatical at the National Chung Hsing University in Taiwan to help support the development of bioinformatics.
Tickets for Idaho State University Marshall Tucker Band go on sale Feb. 16; concert set April 11
POCATELLO – Tickets go on sale Feb. 16 for the Idaho State University “A Season of Note” Marshall Tucker Band concert set at 7:30 p.m. April 11 in the Stephens Performing Arts Center Jensen Grand Concert Hall.
First meeting set Feb. 13 for New Idaho Chapter of (ISC) ² an internationally recognized cybersecurity organization
POCATELLO – The newly formed Idaho International Information System Security Certification Consortium or Idaho (ISC) ² Chapter is recruiting members and will have its first meeting Feb. 13 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the Idaho State University College of Business.
ISU International Affairs Council to host 47th annual Frank Church Symposium, theme “U.S. Foreign Policy in the 21st Century”
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s International Affairs Council will host the 47th annual Frank Church Symposium on March 1 and 2 on ISU’s campus. The theme for this year’s Symposium is “U.S. Foreign Policy in the 21st Century.” Speakers will discuss international affairs, global governance, law and the political economy.
Idaho State University 12th annual Nepalese Night set Feb. 17
POCATELLO – The 12th annual Idaho State University Nepalese Night will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Feb. 17 in the Pond Student Union Ballroom.
ISU to host 'Problems with Plastic' film and panel discussion on Feb. 22
POCATELLO – Idaho State University will host Problems with Plastic: Film and Panel Discussion on Feb. 22 at 7 p.m. in the Pond Student Union Wood River Room.
Idaho State University geosciences doctoral student Caitlin Rushlow’s research recognized at world’s largest geosciences meeting
POCATELLO – The honor for a winning prestigious research award was nice, but Idaho State University geosciences doctoral degree candidate Caitlin Rushlow enjoyed her time in the field in Arctic Alaska doing her research even better.
Idaho State University Public Safety receives reaccreditation by Idaho Chiefs of Police Association
POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Department of Public Safety has been reaccredited by the Idaho Chiefs of Police Association.
Idaho State University Health Fair set March 15-16, blood draws start March 1
POCATELLO – The 2018 Idaho State University Health Fair March 15 and 16 will offer numerous free and reduced-cost health screening services, health information booths and family-friendly activities for the entire community.
Finalists named in Idaho State University presidential search
The Idaho State Board of Education has announced that five finalists have been named from a list of 72 candidates who applied to become Idaho State University’s next president. The finalists were selected from a list of 10 semifinalists interviewed earlier this week by the ISU Presidential Search Committee.
Classic cowboy quartet Riders in The Sky to perform Feb. 28 at ISU Stephens Performing Arts Center
POCATELLO – Riders in the Sky will perform at Idaho State University’s Stephens Performing Arts Center in the Joseph C. and Cheryl H. Jensen Grand Concert Hall on Feb. 28 at 7:30 p.m. as part of ISU’s “A Season of Note.”
Idaho State University Career Fair set Feb. 21
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Career Center will host the Spring Career Fair Feb. 21 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Pond Student Union Ballroom.
Idaho State University to host candlelight vigil Feb. 10 to honor Jon Huntsman, Sr.
POCATELLO ‑Idaho State University will host a candlelight vigil Saturday, Feb. 10 to honor the late Jon Huntsman, Sr.
ISU to host Middle Eastern Women in America panel discussion on Feb. 22
POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Gender Resource Center will host the “Middle Eastern Women in America: Challenges, Experiences and Media” panel discussion on Feb. 22 from 4 to 5 p.m. in the Rendezvous Complex Suites A-C.
ISU Positive Body Image Symposium features presentation by founders of Beauty Redefined
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Gender Resource Center will host Lexie and Lindsay Kite, the founders of Beauty Redefined, as keynote speakers for Positive Body Image Symposium, on March 5 from 4 to 5:30 p.m. in the Rendezvous Complex Suites A-C.
Saroj Lamichhane named ISU’s February Career Path Intern of the Month
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s February Career Path Intern of the Month is Saroj Lamichhane, an intern with Continuing Education and Workforce Training.
Alan Johnson is new Fulbright Program Advisor for Idaho State University
POCATELLO – English Professor Alan Johnson, who grew up in India and has served two Fulbright scholarships, is Idaho State University’s new Fulbright Program Advisor.
Idaho State University Clinical Psychology doctoral program ranked fourth best in USA by Best Counseling Degrees
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Clinical Psychology doctoral program is ranked the fourth best in the United States by BestCounselingDegrees.net.
Idaho State University School of Performing Arts to present 'Stop Kiss'
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s School of Performing Arts will present “Stop Kiss,” a provoking piece by American playwright Diana Son, on Feb. 9, 10, 15, 16 and 17 at 7:30 p.m. in the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center Black Box Theatre.
Celebrate Idaho State event Feb. 13 features more than 100 interactive booths
POCATELLO — Families will be able to make their own slime, learn about different languages, play with robots and much more at the eighth annual Celebrate Idaho State event Feb. 13 from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Idaho State University Pond Student Union.