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December 20, 2016

Idaho State University history students write biographies of Idaho suffragists, to be published on Women and Social Movements in the United States website

POCATELLO – History students at Idaho State University have written biographies of Idaho suffragists as part of professor Erika Kuhlman’s Women in the North American West class. The biographies will be featured on the website Women and Social Movements in the United States early next year.

December 19, 2016

Idaho Museum of Natural History announces 2016 holiday schedule

POCATELLO – Looking for a family-friendly, educational activity during the holidays?

December 19, 2016

Get out of your house and into the trees at the IMNH newest exhibit opening Jan. 28

POCATELLO – This spring, families can spend some quality time hanging out in the trees with a visit to the newest exhibit Tree Houses opening Jan. 28 at the Idaho Museum of Natural History at Idaho State University.

December 15, 2016

Idaho State University graduate student Larry Leibrock awarded Fulbright Shuman Fellowship

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Larry Leibrock, a political science research fellow at the ISU Informatics Research Institute, has been awarded a Fulbright Shuman Fellowship to conduct research and teach for six months at Oxford University, England, starting in January.

December 14, 2016

Idaho State University College of Arts and Letters to present New Year’s Eve French Gala

POCATELLO – Every New Year’s Eve, Pocatello residents fill Idaho State University’s L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center to enjoy a festive night of performances by ISU’s talented students, while raising money for student scholarships at the College of Arts and Letters New Year’s Eve Gala.

December 13, 2016

Martin Luther King Jr. Day march and program set Jan. 16 at Idaho State University

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Diversity Resource Center will host its annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day march on Jan. 16.

December 9, 2016

Idaho Museum of Natural History, Charter School team up for winter science

POCATELLO – What does the Chickadee say? Sarah Casper’s class at the Pocatello Community Charter School would happily answer with refrains of “cheeeeese burger” if you asked them.

December 8, 2016

Pocatello Adaptive Ski School seeks students and instructors

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Cooperative Wilderness Handicapped Outdoor Group (CW HOG) has teamed up with Pebble Creek Ski Area for the 2017 Pocatello Adaptive Ski School starting Jan. 12. Instructor training begins Jan. 6.

December 6, 2016

Idaho State University psychology graduate students receive national awards

POCATELLO – Idaho State University psychology graduate students Chris DeCou, Colin Mahoney and Ariana Tart-Zelvin have recently received awards from national organizations for their work.

December 6, 2016

ISU’s Idaho Museum of Natural History Prehistoric Tree Trimmings Family Fun Day set Dec. 17

POCATELLO – The Idaho Museum of Natural History at Idaho State University will host the Prehistoric Tree Trimmings Family Fun Day Dec. 17 from 9 a.m. to noon in the museum’s Discovery Room.

December 2, 2016

Magician Michael Carbonaro to perform live Feb. 18 at Stephens Center; Tickets on sale Dec. 9

POCATELLO – Idaho State University will host magician Michael Carbonaro at the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center’s Joseph C. and Cheryl H. Jensen Grand Concert Hall Feb. 18 at 8 p.m. and tickets go on sale Dec. 9.

December 1, 2016

ISU researcher Michael Meyers publishes study showing lower rates of injury for collegiate men soccer players playing on FieldTurf versus natural grass

POCATELLO – Idaho State University researcher Michael Meyers has published research findings that conclude there is a significantly lower injury rate for collegiate men’s soccer athletes playing on FieldTurf, a type of artificial turf, versus playing on natural grass.

December 1, 2016

Students to Unveil Idaho State University History Book at Dec. 5 Reception

December 1, 2016

ISU doctoral student Rick Richardson investigates using 3-D topographic maps to teach spatial thinking skills, measure mental effort

POCATELLO – Idaho State University Instructional Design and Technology Ph.D. candidate Rick Richardson is investigating the use of topographic maps to teach spatial thinking skills and measure the total amount of participants’ mental effort, known as cognitive load.

December 1, 2016

Key Log Rolling event set Dec. 2 from 7 to 9 p.m.

POCATELLO – Idaho State University will host a free Key Log Rolling event Dec. 2 from 7 to 9 p.m. in the Reed Gymnasium’s pool.

November 29, 2016

ISU 2016 Angel Tree Project seeks gift donors for children of ISU students in need

POCATELLO – People interested in offering Christmas gift support for children of current Idaho State University students have until Dec. 9 to sponsor a child in need.

November 29, 2016

Idaho State University to host Philosophy for the Public lecture series Dec. 1

POCATELLO – James Norris, adjunct instructor of philosophy at Idaho State University, will present “A Plato Paper: The Problem with Philosopher-Kings” at 6 p.m. Dec. 1 at the College Market in Pocatello.

November 29, 2016

Idaho State-Civic Symphony to present holiday classic concert “Joy to the World: an ISU Christmas” on Dec. 9 and 10

POCATELLO – The Idaho State-Civic Symphony will join the Idaho State University Camerata Choirs and ISU Choirs to present the “Joy to the World: an ISU Christmas” concert at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 9 and 10 in the Joseph C. and Cheryl H. Jensen Grand Concert Hall in the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center.

November 29, 2016

College of Business and ISU Foundation launch annual fundraising campaign

The Idaho State University College of Business and ISU Foundation office are hoping to raise $50,000 for technology and equipment upgrades through their annual fundraising campaign.

November 29, 2016

Idaho State University seeks input on proposed Strategic Plan vision statement

Idaho State University invites members of the public to share feedback and comments regarding the 2018-2022 University Strategic Plan’s proposed vision statement. The proposed vision statement will guide University decisions for the next five years.

November 29, 2016

Idaho State University emerita professor Susan Swetnam publishes eighth book about Christmas traditions

POCATELLO – Christmas is coming, but retired English Professor Susan Swetnam wants people to slow down and embrace Advent, the season that has preceded Christmas in Christian churches from the sixth century through today. For this reason, she recently published her eighth book, “A Season of Little Sacraments, Christmas Commotion/Advent Grace” with Liturgical Press of Collegeville, Minnesota.

November 29, 2016

Free flu shots and basic physical exams offered at ISU/Ada County Health Screening Dec. 8

Free flu shots, basic physical and dental exams, and onsite testing for blood sugar levels and cholesterol are included in free services offered at a community health screening Thursday, Dec. 8, 4-7 p.m., at the Idaho State University-Meridian Health Science Center, 1311 E. Central Drive in Meridian.

November 29, 2016

Idaho State University Choirs to perform holiday music concert on Dec. 2

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Choirs will present a concert of holiday music on Dec. 2 at 7:30 p.m. in the Sanctuary of the First Presbyterian Church on Seventh Avenue South and Lewis Street.

November 22, 2016

Night of Drums set Dec. 3 at Pond Student Union Ballroom

POCATELLO – Night of Drums will feature three different groups drumming and dancing at 7 p.m. Dec. 3 in the Idaho State University Pond Student Union Ballroom.

November 22, 2016

ISU’s Season of Note to present Merry Christmas Darling: Carpenters’ Christmas, starring Michelle Berting Brett, on Dec. 15

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s 2016-17 ‘Season of Note’ concert series will feature Merry Christmas Darling: Carpenters’ Christmas starring Michelle Berting Brett at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 15 in the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center Joseph C. and Cheryl H. Jensen Grand Concert Hall.

November 22, 2016

ISU switching to new math placement test; Beginning Nov. 30 ALEKS replaces Compass Placement Exam

POCATELLO – Beginning Nov. 30, Idaho State University will use the Assessment and Learning in Knowledge Spaces (ALEKS) placement exam as its newest and primary assessment tool for placing students into mathematics classes.

November 21, 2016

Idaho State University Student Activities Board to host “Christmas Around the World” on Dec. 3

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Student Activities Board will host “Christmas Around the World” on Saturday, Dec. 3.

November 18, 2016

Dead Week Relief set Dec. 5-8

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Union Program Council and Student Activities Board will host Dead Week Relief events Dec. 5-8 in the Student Union Quad Lounge.

November 18, 2016

2016 National Outdoor Book Award winners announced by Idaho State University

NOTE: Color scans (print quality), complete reviews, and other supplementary art work may be downloaded from: http://www.noba-web.org/bookrel16.htm

November 17, 2016

Jennifer Hackwith new coordinator of accelerated nursing program

POCATELLO – Jennifer Hackwith is the new coordinator of Idaho State University’s accelerated nursing program, which allows students to earn a second bachelor’s degree in an intensive 12-month program.

November 17, 2016

Idaho State University’s College of Arts and Letters announces remaining November events

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s College of Arts and Letters will present five concerts and six art exhibits through the remainder of November. More information on the events can be found at isu.edu/cal or by contacting Melissa Lee at bohnmeli@isu.edu or 282-1404.

November 16, 2016

Idaho State University announces Dylan Childress as 2016 Holiday Greeting Card Contest winner, Justin Anderson runner-up

POCATELLO — Dylan Childress, a senior majoring in art at Idaho State University, won a $1,000 prize for his winning holiday card design that will appear on the front of ISU’s official 2016 holiday greeting card.

November 16, 2016

Idaho State University School of Performing Arts to present magical production of “Narnia”

POCATELLO — Idaho State University’s School of Performing Arts will perform a musical adaptation of the magical story “Narnia” on Dec. 1, 3, 5, 9 and 10 in the Beverly B. Bistline Theatre in the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center.

November 15, 2016

ISU Human Performance Lab interns make headway in their research efforts

POCATELLO – Idaho State University career path interns in the Sport Science and Physical Education Department are making headway completing research on a variety of projects, testing athletic psychological and physical skills to pain coping skills.

November 14, 2016

Idaho State University’s College of Education to honor Educators, Faculty at Celebrating Excellence Event Nov. 16

The College of Education will hold its fourth annual Celebrating Excellence event on Wednesday, Nov. 16 from 5:30 p.m- 7:30 p.m. in the College of Education (COE) Auditorium on the ISU Pocatello campus.

November 15, 2016

Muggle Magic, a family event, set Nov. 19 at Idaho Museum of Natural History

POCATELLO – The Idaho Museum of Natural History (IMNH) at Idaho State University is hosting its annual Muggle Magic event from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Nov. 19.

November 15, 2016

ISU NIATEC program hosts cyber security competition, attracts 10 teams

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University National Information Assurance Training and Education Center (NIATEC) program hosted a cyber security competition Nov. 12, that attracted 10 teams from universities throughout the mountain region.

November 15, 2016

Idaho State University Tree Lighting Festival set Nov. 29

POCATELLO — The sixth annual Idaho State University Tree Lighting Festival, presented by the Union Program Council, will be held 7-9 p.m. Nov. 29 at the Pond Student Union.

November 15, 2016

ISU College of Arts and Letters prepares for fourth annual New Year’s Eve Gala

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s College of Arts and Letters is preparing for its fourth annual New Year’s Eve Gala to support student scholarships on Dec. 31 at 7:30 p.m. at the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center.

November 11, 2016

ISU NIATEC program hosting cyber security competition, 10 teams competing

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University National Information Assurance Training and Education Center (NIATEC) program is hosting a cyber security competition that continues through Nov. 12, attracting 10 teams from universities throughout the mountain region.

November 10, 2016

Idaho State University’s TRiO office receives new grant for Educational Opportunity Center for non-traditional students

POCATELLO – About 1,000 adults in five counties across south-central Idaho will be given access to further “access and opportunity to higher education” by Idaho State University’s new five-year, $1.2 million TRiO grant for an Educational Opportunity Center (EOC).

November 10, 2016

Idaho State University professor Jon Armstrong releases new album “Burnt Hibiscus” produced by Orenda Records

POCATELLO – Idaho State University jazz studies Director of Jon Armstrong released his new album “Burnt Hibiscus,” produced by Orenda Records, on Nov. 4.

November 10, 2016

Idaho State University, Australian Company Clarity Pharmaceuticals to expand research and commercial applications of Copper-67 medical isotope to fight cancer

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Idaho Accelerator Center (IAC) and Clarity Pharmaceuticals, a Sydney, Australia, radiopharmaceutical company, have signed a memorandum of understanding to officially launch joint development of commercial applications of the medical isotope Copper 67 produced at the IAC.

November 9, 2016

Idaho State University’s nuclear engineering laboratory to host merit badge clinic for 100 Boy Scouts on Nov. 12

POCATELLO – The nuclear engineering laboratory at Idaho State University will host a nuclear science Boy Scout merit badge clinic for about 100 boys on Nov. 12.

November 9, 2016

ISU’s concert series ‘Season of Note’ will feature Wynonna and the Big Noise Nov. 19

POCATELLO - Idaho State University’s 2016-17 ‘Season of Note’ concert series will feature five-time Grammy winner and New York Times best-selling author, Wynonna Judd and her band The Big Noise at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 19 in the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center.

November 9, 2016

Camerata Singers to present fall concert Nov. 18

POCATELLO – The Camerata Singers will present a fall concert on Friday, Nov. 18, at 7:30 p.m. in Jensen Grand Concert Hall.

November 8, 2016

Idaho State University Department of Art to host visiting artist Lily Lee Nov. 11 and 28

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Department of Art will host visiting artist Lily Lee on Nov. 11 and 28 for an artist talk and fiber netting workshop.

November 8, 2016

Idaho Lt. Gov. Brad Little to Speak at ISU College of Business Nov. 28

POCATELLO – On Monday, Nov. 28, Idaho Lt. Gov. Brad Little will speak on behalf of the Idaho State University College of Business’s Wells Fargo Speaker Series.

November 8, 2016

ISU’s November Career Path Intern of the Month is Daniel Ortiz

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Daniel Ortiz was named the Career Path Intern (CPI) for the month of November by the ISU Career Center.

November 8, 2016

Gov. Otter, ICOM founders and Idaho State University president place flags to mark site of proposed medical school; unveil building rendering

MERIDIAN, Idaho— Founders of the proposed Idaho College of Osteopathic Medicine (ICOM) unveiled an architectural rendering of the medical school building and marked the construction site with flags during a news conference Nov. 8 at the Idaho State University-Meridian Health Science Center.

November 7, 2016

Idaho State-Civic Symphony to host Douglas Lowry tribute concert on Nov. 11

POCATELLO -- The Idaho State-Civic Symphony will host a concert honoring the late Douglas Lowry on Nov. 11 at 7 p.m. in the Joseph C. and Cheryl H. Jensen Grand Concert Hall of the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center.

November 7, 2016

Civic Symphony Youth Orchestra to host concert on Nov. 9 under new direction by conductor Julie Sorensen

POCATELLO -- The Idaho State-Civic Symphony’s Youth Orchestra will host a concert with the theme “How ‘Suite’ It Is!” on Nov. 9 at 7 p.m. in the Joseph C. and Cheryl H. Jensen Grand Concert Hall in the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center.

November 7, 2016

Transgender Day of Remembrance events set Nov. 15-16

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Department of Sociology, Social Work, Criminology and the Gender Resource Center will host Transgender Day of Remembrance events Nov.15-16.

November 4, 2016

Grand opening set Nov. 12 for new wildfire exhibit at Idaho Museum of Natural History

POCATELLO – The Idaho Museum of Natural History at Idaho State University will have a grand opening from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 12. featuring onsite fire engines and activities for its newest exhibit “Living with Fire.”

November 3, 2016

EPA selects Idaho State University political science Chair Donna Lybecker to National Advisory Committee

POCATELLO – Due to her expertise on international border environmental issues, Idaho State University political science Professor and Chair Donna Lybecker has been selected to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s National Advisory Committee.

November 1, 2016

Idaho State University Japan Night scheduled Nov. 12

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Japan Club will host its annual Japan Night on Nov. 12 in the ISU Pond Student Union Ballroom. Japan Night will celebrate Japanese culture with traditional Japanese cuisine and performances.

November 1, 2016

Idaho State University recognized for offering top four-year radiology technician program

SAN FRANCISCO – Idaho State University‘s four year degree program for radiology technicians has been recognized as one of the best in the nation by The Community for Accredited Online Schools (AccreditedSchoolsOnline.org).

November 1, 2016

Idaho State University recognized for offering top four-year beauty cosmetology program

SAN FRANCISCO – Idaho State University‘s four year degree program for beauty cosmetology has been recognized as one of the best in the nation by The Community for Accredited Online Schools (AccreditedSchoolsOnline.org).

October 28, 2016

Community garage sale benefit for ISU-Idaho Falls Benny’s Pantry set Nov. 12

POCATELLO –Idaho State University’s Idaho Falls Campus will host a community garage sale on Nov. 12 in the Bennion Student Union’s Multi-Purpose Room from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. All proceeds go to Benny’s Pantry.

October 28, 2016

Free flu shots and basic physical exams offered at ISU/Ada County Health Screening Nov. 10

Free flu shots, basic physical and dental exams, and onsite testing for blood sugar levels and cholesterol are included in free services offered at a community health screening Thursday, Nov. 10, 4-7 p.m., at the Hispanic Cultural Center of Idaho, 315 Stampede Drive, in Nampa.

October 27, 2016

Idaho State University to host second Humanities Café on Nov. 3, collecting donations for refugees

POCATELLO -- Idaho State University’s College of Arts and Letters will hold its second Humanities Café of the year on Nov. 3 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Westside Players Theater, 1009 S. 2nd Ave. Pocatello.

October 27, 2016

Idaho State University history professor Paul Sivitz develops map representing Philadelphia in the 18th century

POCATELLO – Idaho State University history Professor Paul Sivitz recently developed a map with Montana State University professor Billy G. Smith that is currently on display at the National Museum of African American History and Culture.

October 27, 2016

Idaho State University’s diversity events scheduled in November

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Diversity Resource Center and Gender Resource Center are sponsoring a variety of free, public events discussing diversity in November including four scheduled Nov. 1-4.

October 27, 2016

2017 Idaho State Business Leader of the Year award nominations due by Nov. 11

Nominees of Idaho business leaders who represent the qualifications and core values of the Alpha Kappa Psi fraternity will be accepted through Friday, Nov. 11, at 5 p.m

October 24, 2016

Idaho State University welcomes the Metropolitan Opera Nov. 5

POCATELLO – Idaho State University will once again host the Metropolitan Opera National Council District Auditions on Nov. 5 at 10 a.m. in the Jensen Grand Concert Hall of the Stephens Performing Arts Center.

October 21, 2016

Country star Suzy Bogguss excited to return to Pocatello for Oct. 27 concert at Stephens Center

POCATELLO – Country star Suzy Bogguss, who will perform at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 27 at Idaho State University, said she’s excited about returning to Pocatello to share songs from her new album and older favorites.

October 21, 2016

ICOM announces CEO/president and chairman of the board appointments

MERIDIAN – The proposed Idaho College of Osteopathic Medicine (ICOM) announced two key leadership positions this week.

October 21, 2016

ISU biological sciences department welcomes Minshall guest lecturer Jack Stanford to give talk ‘What Makes a Great Salmon River?’

POCATELLO – “What Makes a Great Salmon River” presented by noted ecologist Jack Stanford is the topic of the annual Idaho State University G.W. Minshall Lecture Series in Ecology at 4 p.m. Oct. 27 in Room 10 of the ISU Lecture Center (Building No. 67 on ISU maps).

October 21, 2016

Idaho State University physics, Pocatello Kiwanis to host a Haunted Science Lab Oct. 29

The ISU Society of Physics Students, Kiwanis Club of Pocatello and the ISU physics department will host a Haunted Science Laboratory exhibit open to the public on Oct. 29, from 4 to 9 p.m. at 300 North Fifth Ave. at the corner of North Fifth Ave. and East Lander in Pocatello.

October 21, 2016

ISU College of Education faculty lead coding and robotics workshop for elementary teachers

POCATELLO – Idaho State University faculty from the College of Education recently led a coding and robotics workshop for elementary teachers in Idaho Falls School District 91.

October 21, 2016

“Relationships Should Not Be Scary” – Sen. Mike Crapo to hold Violence Against Women Act Conference at ISU on Oct. 31

POCATELLO – U.S. Sen. Mike Crapo (R-Idaho) and community members will hold a Violence Against Women Act panel discussion and news conference on Monday, Oct. 31, in Idaho State University Rendezvous Complex Conference Suites A, B and C from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

October 21, 2016

21st annual Southeast Idaho Homeless Stand Down set Oct. 29

POCATELLO – Idaho State University will host the 21st annual Southeast Idaho Homeless Stand Down 8 a.m. to noon Oct. 29 at Reed Gymnasium in an effort to help the local homeless population.

October 21, 2016

Astrophysicist Jeffrey Bennett to demystify global warming Oct. 26 at ISU

Astrophysicist, NASA scientist and best-selling author Jeffrey Bennett will deliver the talk “Global Warming Demystified: The Science. The Consequences, and the Solutions (and why conservatives and liberals can all agree)” from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Oct. 26 at Idaho State University.

October 18, 2016

Idaho State University fall enrollment total headcount is 13,062

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s total student enrollment headcount for the fall 2016 census day was 13,062.

October 18, 2016

Idaho State University presents faculty recital with Eleanor Christman Cox and Mark Neiwirth on Oct. 22

The ISU School of Performing Arts will present a faculty recital with cellist Eleanor Christman Cox and pianist Mark Neiwirth at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 22 in the Joseph C. and Cheryl H. Jensen Grand Concert Hall at the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center.

October 18, 2016

ISU “Be Advised” campaign continues recommending students declare majors

POCATELLO – Idaho State University Central Academic Advising continues its “Be Advised” campaign with the additional recommendation for students to “Declare Your Major.”

October 18, 2016

ISU has plenty of Halloween events in October

POCATELLO – The Halloween fun doesn’t have to end once you’re too old to trick or treat. Idaho State University has plenty of fun Halloween events for students and community members this October.

October 14, 2016

ISU to host public debate on “Eliminating the Electoral College” Oct. 18 moderated by vox.com’s Sean Illing

POCATELLO – A free public debate, monitored by Sean Illing of vox.com. on the topic “Eliminating the Electoral College in Favor of a Popular Vote for President” will held at 5:30 p.m. Oct. 18 in the Idaho State University Pond Student Union Middle Fork Salmon River Suite.

October 14, 2016

An Evening with Belinda Bowler set Nov. 12 at Stephens Center

POCATELLO – Idaho State University will host a free concert featuring Belinda Bowler at the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center’s Jensen Concert Hall at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 12.

October 14, 2016

ISU faculty showcase of scholarly and creative works set Nov. 9

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Eli M. Oboler Library will host the ISU faculty showcase of scholarly and creative works, Nov. 9 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

October 14, 2016

Idaho State University debaters place as semi-finalists in Oregon tournament

POCATELLO – Idaho State University freshmen debaters Nick Grunig and Nate Mortimer broke into the semi-finals and had a top-five showing in a 28-team Open Division at the British Parliamentary debate tournament hosted by Lewis and Clark College in Portland, Oregon.

October 13, 2016

Sen. Mike Crapo to visit Idaho State University College of Business

POCATELLO – Idaho Sen. Mike Crapo will visit the Idaho State University College of Business on Monday, Oct. 17, in the Business Administration Building Room 402 from 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

October 13, 2016

Idaho State University debate to host Rwandan debate team for two-day event

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s debate team will host the iDebate Rwanda debate team for three events on Oct. 24 and 25.

October 13, 2016

Idaho Museum of Natural History hosts 'Creepy, Crawly Critters' Family Fun Day Oct. 22

POCATELLO – Visitors to the Idaho Museum of Natural History will have the chance to meet and learn about some fascinating creatures as part of its “Creepy, Crawly Critters” Family Fun Day program running from 9 a.m. to noon on Oct. 22.

October 13, 2016

Phi U 5K set Nov. 5 at Idaho State University; winner gets a free turkey, Free Raffle Prizes

POCATELLO – The Phi U 5k run/walk will be held at 9:30 a.m. Nov. 5 starting at east side of Cadet Field at the Idaho State University Reed Gym Foyer off Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive in Pocatello.

October 12, 2016

Idaho State University National Honor Society for Dance Arts to present Community Day of Dance on Oct. 15

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s National Honor Society for Dance Arts will present the first annual Community Dance of Dance in ISU’s Red Hill Building on Oct. 15 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

October 12, 2016

ISU Oboler Library to host reception for artist Joe Keller on Oct. 25; exhibit runs through December

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Eli M. Oboler Library will host a free, public reception for local artist Joe Keller on Tuesday, Oct. 25, from 4:30 to 6 p.m.

October 11, 2016

Idaho State University English professor Matthew Levay to give colloquium

POCATELLO — Idaho State University’s Department of English and Philosophy will host a colloquium on Oct. 21 with Matthew Levay and his talk “Never-Ending Stories: Modernism and the Aesthetics of Serial Form.” The colloquium will be held at 4 p.m. in the Liberal Arts Building Room

October 11, 2016

Idaho State University to host visiting poet Matt Daly October 13

POCATELLO — Idaho State University’s Department of English and Philosophy will host Matt Daly, poet and teacher from Jackson, Wyoming, on Oct. 13 to present a pedagogy lecture and poetry reading.

October 11, 2016

Idaho State University physical therapy students spent 16 days working in Guatemala in summer 2016

POCATELLO – Students and alumni of ISU’s physical therapy program spent 16 days working in Tecpán, Guatemala, this summer helping treat patients and donating therapy equipment.

October 11, 2016

Blue Cross of Idaho awards Idaho State University grant to help screen for traumatic brain injury

Adults screened for traumatic brain injury through Idaho State University’s Traumatic Brain Injury Program will be eligible for $50 vouchers for additional treatment, thanks to a $500 grant from the Blue Cross of Idaho Foundation for Health.

October 11, 2016

Annual Pocatello Ski Swap set Oct. 28-29; annual ski movie set Oct. 29

POCATELLO – The annual Pocatello Ski Swap will be held Oct. 28-29 at Idaho State University in the Pond Student Union Ballroom and the annual Warren Miller ski movie will be show at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 29 in Frazier Hall.

October 11, 2016

Idaho Virtual Museum has gone live offering digital access to Idaho Museum of Natural History treasures

POCATELLO – The Idaho Museum of Natural History and the Informatics Research Institute at Idaho State University have teamed up to bring the natural history of Idaho to the world via the Virtual Museum of Idaho, accessible on the internet.

October 10, 2016

Health Science Experience Night and Pharmacy Open House at ISU-Meridian set for Oct. 20

Learn about dozens of Idaho State University health professions programs, tour the Meridian campus, and get a flu shot at Health Science Experience Night and the Pharmacy Open House, Thursday, Oct. 20, 5-7:30 p.m.

October 10, 2016

Idaho State University Women’s Club Holiday Fair set for Nov. 4-5 at Pond Student Union Ballroom

POCATELLO – The 46th annual Idaho State University Women’s Club Holiday Fair will be held Nov. 4 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Nov. 5 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the ISU Pond Student Union Ballroom.

October 10, 2016

Idaho State University will induct five into Sports Hall of Fame on Oct. 22

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Office of Alumni Relations and ISU Alumni Association will induct five new members into its Sports Hall of Fame on Oct. 22.

October 10, 2016

Idaho State University School of Performing Arts to present psychological thriller “The Turn of the Screw”

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s School of Performing Arts will present the psychological thriller “The Turn of the Screw” on Oct. 21, 22, 27, 28 and 29 just in time for Southeast Idaho residents to get ready for Halloween.

October 10, 2016

Idaho State University to host vox.com journalist Sean Illing on Oct. 17-18

POCATELLO – Idaho State University will host Vox.com journalist Sean Illing on Oct. 17 for his free talk titled, “Is Too Much Democracy a Bad Thing? Thoughts on the 2016 Election.”

October 7, 2016

ISU Japan Club to host taiko drumming demonstration and lecture by Kenny Endo Oct. 21 from 7:30-9 p.m.

POCATELLO- Idaho State University’s Japan Club will host a taiko Japanese drumming demonstration and lecture by renowned taiko performer, Kenny Endo, on Oct. 21 from 7:30 to 9 p.m. at ISU’s Frazier Hall Auditorium.

October 7, 2016

ISU’s October Career Path Intern of the Month is senior Alan Carlson

POCATELLO – Idaho State University senior Alan Carlson was named the Career Path Intern (CPI) for the month of October by the ISU Career Center.

October 7, 2016

Health Science Experience Night and Pharmacy Open House set for Oct. 20 at ISU-Meridian

Learn about dozens of Idaho State University health professions programs, tour the Meridian campus, and get a flu shot at Health Science Experience Night and the Pharmacy Open House, Thursday, Oct. 20, 5-7:30 p.m.

October 6, 2016

Idaho State University to present 31st annual Choral Invitational Concert on Oct. 15

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Department of Music will present the 31st annual Choral Invitational Festival Concert on Oct. 15 at 7 p.m. in the Joseph C. and Cheryl H. Jensen Grand Concert Hall in the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center.

October 6, 2016

13th annual reunion for retired ISU employees is Oct. 19 at Juniper Hills CC; signup due by Oct. 10

POCATELLO – The 13th Annual Reunion for the Idaho State University family of faculty and staff retirees will be Wednesday, Oct. 19, at Juniper Hills Country Club.

October 4, 2016

Idaho Central Credit Union to sponsor ISU International Collegiate Business Strategy Competition team for the next three years

Students at Idaho State University’s College of Business will be able to compete in the International Collegiate Business Strategy Competition for the next three years, thanks to a generous donation from Idaho Central Credit Union.

October 4, 2016

ISU’s concert series ‘A Season of Note’ will feature country music singer Suzy Bogguss Oct. 27

POCATELLO - Idaho State University’s 2016-17 ‘Season of Note’ concert series will feature country singer Suzy Bogguss at the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 27.

October 4, 2016

ISU graduate Monica Tromp credits CPI program in helping land spot at Max Planck Institute in Jena, Germany

POCATELLO – Idaho State University graduate Monica Tromp began post-doctoral work at the Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History, located in Jena, Germany, this fall.

October 4, 2016

Proposed Idaho College of Osteopathic Medicine creates endowment through Idaho State University Foundation for tax reimbursement incentive scholarships

MERIDIAN — The Proposed Idaho College of Osteopathic Medicine (ICOM) and the Idaho State University Foundation jointly announced the establishment of the ICOM Scholarship Endowment Fund today.

September 30, 2016

Idaho State University teams up with Boise State University, NASA to assess socioeconomic impact of NASA/ISU wildfire recovery program

Researchers at Idaho State University, Boise State University and NASA are teaming up to try to determine the economic and social impacts of a wildfire recovery geographic information systems (GIS) program, thanks to a $100,000 grant from the NASA Applied Science Program.

September 30, 2016

Idaho State University Department of English and Philosophy to host book launch for faculty members Jennifer Fuller and Jessica Winston

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Department of English and Philosophy will host a book launch for faculty members Jennifer Fuller and Jessica Winston on Oct. 7 at 4:30 p.m. in the loft of the Portneuf Valley Brewery.

September 30, 2016

Idaho State University and College of Western Idaho launch Bengal Bound program for CWI transfer students

NAMPA —College of Western Idaho freshmen Aaron Siler, 24, and Andrea Conejo, 18, were greeted by a wave of orange and black as they strolled through the second-floor atrium of the community college’s Academic Building on Sept. 29.

September 29, 2016

Film showing of 'Salmon: Running the Gauntlet' is set Oct. 13 at the Idaho Museum of Natural History

POCATELLO – The Idaho Museum of Natural History at Idaho State University will show a PBS film “Salmon: Running the Gauntlet” from 6 to 9 p.m. Oct. 13.

September 29, 2016

Bessie Katsilometes retires from Idaho State University after three decades; ISU School of Nursing Dean Miki Goodwin to serve as interim

Bessie Katsilometes, Ph.D., retired Sept. 16 from Idaho State University after 30 years of service, most recently as associate vice president of university programs at the ISU-Meridian Health Science Center.

September 29, 2016

ISU Outdoor Adventure Center yurt rentals open for the season

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Outdoor Adventure Center (OAC) yurt rentals are open for the season.

September 28, 2016

Free community hearing screenings at ISU-Meridian Health Science Center

Get your hearing checked for free at a series of screenings starting Oct. 11 at the Speech and Language Clinic at the Idaho State University-Meridian Health Science Center, 1311 E. Central Drive.

September 28, 2016

Graduate Programs and Health Professions Fair set Oct. 5 at Idaho State University

POCATELLO – Those who have considered getting a master’s or doctoral degree now have a chance to get all their questions answered and look at what opportunities are available to them at the upcoming Graduate Programs and Health Professions Fair at Idaho State University.

September 27, 2016

Idaho State University to host 55th Annual Idaho Association of Teachers of Language and Culture Conference

POCATELLO – Foreign language teachers from across the state will travel to Idaho State University to attend the 55th Annual Idaho Association of Teachers of Language and Culture Conference on Oct. 6 and 7 in the Pond Student Union.

September 27, 2016

Free flu shots and basic physical exams offered at ISU/Ada County health screening Oct. 13

Free flu shots, basic physical and dental exams, and onsite testing for blood sugar levels and cholesterol are included in free services offered at a community health screening Thursday, Oct. 13, 4-7 p.m., at Whitney United Methodist Church, 3315 W. Overland Rd., in Boise.

September 26, 2016

“7,003 Days – 21 Years in the Frank Church River of No Return Wilderness” topic of Sept. 29 seminar

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s biological sciences department will host a seminar on Sept. 29 titled “7,003 Days - 21 Years in the Frank Church River of No Return Wilderness” at 4 p.m. in Lecture Center 10 in the ISU Gale Life Sciences Building.

September 26, 2016

Idaho State University's Stress Management Biofeedback Center helps students manage stress

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Biofeedback Center was opened last fall by the Counseling and Testing Services, and the responses this past year has been overwhelmingly positive.

September 26, 2016

Student Global Leadership Program features leadership seminars and a 13-day European trip in May 2017

POCATELLO – The Student Global Leadership Program (SGLP) at Idaho State University is a series of leadership seminars that culminates in an opportunity for students to embark on an adventure of a lifetime – a 13-day trip to Europe.

September 26, 2016

October is Cyber Security Awareness Month

Every day, individuals and organizations make decisions that impact their safety and well-being. Often, they are not even aware these decisions are being made.

September 23, 2016

ISU’s disaster planning workshop for cultural institutions set Oct. 21

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Eli M. Oboler Library will offer a disaster planning workshop for administrators and staff on Oct. 21 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

September 23, 2016

Idaho State University opens online store for official Bengal merchandise

POCATELLO – Idaho State University has partnered with the Follett Corporation to launch an online store for official Bengal merchandise.

September 22, 2016

ISU’s Family Weekend 2016 set Oct. 21-22; Online registration open Sept. 16 to Oct. 19

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s annual Family Weekend will take place on the weekend of Oct. 21-22. Online registration for the event will be live Sept. 16 through Oct. 19.

September 21, 2016

ISU Healthy Bengal Wellness Fair set Sept. 28

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Healthy Bengal Wellness Fair is scheduled Sept. 28 from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Rendezvous Complex Atrium.

September 21, 2016

Idaho Conference on Health Care and Thomas Geriatric Symposium registration open; Conference is Sept. 30, pre-registration preferred by Sept. 25

POCATELLO- Registration is now open for the 29th Annual Idaho Conference on Health Care and the 9th Annual Thomas Geriatric Health Symposium.

September 20, 2016

Idaho State University and College of Western Idaho to launch Bengal Bound program for CWI transfer students

Guaranteed admission to Idaho State University after successfully completing an associate degree and application-fee waivers are two benefits of Bengal Bound, a new program designed to encourage Idaho community college students to continue their education at ISU.

September 20, 2016

Idaho State University 10th-day enrollment is 11,025, down 2.1 percent from fall 2015 10th-day enrollment; Idaho resident enrollment shows increase

POCATELLO – Idaho State University 10th-day total enrollment for fall 2016 semester is 11,025, a 2.1 percent decline from the fall semester 2015 10th-day enrollment of 11,259, but Idaho resident enrollment increased by 2.6 percent.

September 20, 2016

Idaho Museum of Natural History joins Smithsonian magazine’s 12th annual Museum Day Live!

Idaho Museum of Natural History Joins Smithsonian magazine’s12th Annual Museum Day Live! Free Admission on Sept. 24 with a Downloadable Museum Day Live! Ticket Exposed, Water/Ways, and Idaho Power Centennial Exhibit

September 20, 2016

Idaho State University-Meridian pharmacy researcher Kirk Hevener awarded NIH grant to study deadly bacteria

The National Institutes of Health has awarded Idaho State University assistant professor Kirk Hevener a $415,000 grant that may one day lead to the discovery of a new drug to battle the deadly intestinal bacteria Clostridium difficile.

September 20, 2016

Idaho State University Pinyon Jay Press to host Jessica Spring, visiting artist

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Pinyon Jay Press will host visiting artist Jessica Spring on Sept. 29. Spring has been a letterpress printer since 1989 when she learned how to set real metal type.

September 20, 2016

Idaho State University sports science Professor Michael Meyers documents link between injuries and infill weight of artificial turf

POCATELLO – When it comes to artificial turf, there’s a simple, but firm analysis related to injuries that Idaho State University researcher Michael Meyers has documented: the greater the weight of the infill used with artificial turf, the fewer the injuries.

September 19, 2016

Idaho State University holiday card contest open to students; top prize is $1,000, entry deadline is Oct. 11

POCATELLO Idaho State University undergraduate and graduate students can enter a contest to create the design for this year’s ISU holiday card.

September 19, 2016

Idaho Conference on Health Care and Thomas Geriatric Symposium set Sept. 30 in Pocatello and Meridian

The 29th Annual Idaho Conference on Health Care and the 9th Annual Thomas Geriatric Health Symposium will be held Friday, Sept. 30 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Idaho State University in two locations; Pocatello and at the ISU-Meridian Health Science Center.

September 16, 2016

I Love ISU Scholarship Campaign Raises $230,748

The 2016 annual I Love ISU campaign concluded Thursday, Sept. 15, raising $230,748.02 in pledges for scholarships for Idaho students.

Idaho State University School of Performing Arts to perform rock musical “Next to Normal”

Students at Idaho State University will combine their talents in both music and theatre for the production of “Next to Normal” on Sept. 23, 24, 29, 30 and Oct. 1 in the Beverly B. Bistline Thrust Theatre in the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center.

September 9, 2016

Idaho State University to hold Humanities Café celebrating diversity Sept. 15

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s College of Arts and Letters will hold the first of four Humanities Cafés on Sept. 15 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Bridge Restaurant, 815 S. First Ave., in Pocatello.

September 9, 2016

ISU 2016 Homecoming Kickoff Celebration set Sept.22

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Alumni Board of Directors and Alumni Association will host their annual Alumni Homecoming Kickoff event, Sept. 22 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at Kulak Crossfit, 4841 Clover Dell Road in Chubbuck.

September 9, 2016

34th annual I Love ISU activities peak Sept. 12-15

POCATELLO – 2016 I Love ISU efforts to raise money for Idaho State University scholarships and other support will reach their peak Sept. 12-15 as teams in Pocatello will be reaching out to Gate City, Chubbuck, Blackfoot and American Falls communities.

September 9, 2016

Idaho State University begins statewide Community Health Worker training

Idaho State University, in collaboration with the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare’s Bureau of Rural Health and Primary Care, is offering training, statewide, for Community Health Workers or CHWs.

September 8, 2016

Idaho State Civic Symphony 2016-2017 season preview and highlights

POCATELLO – The Idaho State-Civic Symphony will open its 2016-17 season with guest bassoonist John Clouser on Sept. 23 in the Joseph C. and Cheryl H. Jensen Grand Concert Hall in the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center.

September 7, 2016

Idaho State University researcher Mark Austin seeks clues for combating depression and suicide

The facts related to suicide and its incidence in Idaho are staggering, among them, Idaho is ranked sixth in the nation in suicide rates and Idaho State University researcher Mark Austin wants to do more to understand this problem and how it relates to major depression.

September 7, 2016

Idaho State University’s Veteran Student Services Center will host a 9/11 community commemoration on Sept. 11 at Holt Arena and Cadet Field from 3 to 8 p.m.

POCATELLO – A community commemoration for the 15th anniversary recognition of 9/11 will take place at Idaho State University’s Holt Arena and Cadet Field on Sept. 11 from 3 to 8 p.m.

September 7, 2016

Idaho State University TRiO Services receives new $1.25 million grant to better serve eighth- to 12th-grade students in southern Idaho

POCATELLO – About 500 more eighth- through 12th-grade students in southern Idaho will be served “to go to and through post-secondary education” by Idaho State University’s new five-year, $1.25-million TRiO Grant for its Educational Talent Search program.

September 7, 2016

Informational meetings set Sept. 13-14 for ISU 2017 student European trip to Spain, Portugal

POCATELLO – Informational meetings for the Student Global Leadership Program will be held Sept. 13 and 14 for students interested in enrolling for an opportunity to travel to Spain and Portugal in May.

September 7, 2016

Idaho State University’s annual CarFit event is Sept. 26 at Holt Arena

POCATELLO– Does your leg go to sleep when you drive? Any way to minimize those nerve-racking blind spots? What can happen if you sit too close to the steering wheel?

September 6, 2016

Idaho State University Homecoming week begins with the Bengal Street Party on Sept. 19

POCATELLO – To kick-off Homecoming week Idaho State University and Kind Community will host the Bengal Street Party on Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive in the center of the ISU campus on Sept. 19 from 5 to 10 p.m.

September 6, 2016

Idaho Power’s Centennial Exhibit Traveling to Pocatello as Final Stop on Yearlong Tour

Idaho Power’s centennial celebration comes to a close as its traveling exhibit makes its final stop at the Idaho Museum of Natural History, beginning Tuesday, Sept. 13.

September 6, 2016

Idaho State University’s “Strength in Stripes” Homecoming student activities begin Sept 19

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Student Activities Board will celebrate a variety of student Homecoming events on the theme “Strength in Stripes” Sept. 19-24, concluding with the Homecoming football game at 2:35 p.m. in the Holt Arena on Sept 24.

September 6, 2016

Idaho State Journal's full-length documentary "A Veteran's Sanctuary — ISU's Commitment to Those Who've Served" to premiere Sept. 10

Idaho State University’s Veteran Student Service Center is being recognized by the Idaho State Journal’s full-length documentary, "A Veteran's Sanctuary — ISU's Commitment to Those Who've Served” that will premiere Sept. 10 at 4 p.m. in the Pond Student Union Wood River Room

September 6, 2016

Idaho State University biomedical research students participate in summer INBRE program, take classes in arts to help with communication

POCATELLO – Idaho State University undergraduate students participating in the National Institutes of Health funded IDeA Network of Biomedical Research Excellence (INBRE) program this summer had the opportunity to take immersive art classes guided by ISU faculty.

September 1, 2016

Images from the Idaho Technical Institute, University of Idaho-Southern Branch and Idaho State College now available online at ISU Oboler Library

Idaho State University’s Special Collections and Archives now features three new digital collections of images from the period when ISU was the Idaho Technical Institute (1915-1927), the University of Idaho-Southern Branch (1927-1947) and Idaho State College (1927-1963).

September 1, 2016

ISU College of Business Professional Development Week set Sept. 6 – 9

The Idaho State University College of Business is excited to announce the events of the annual Professional Development Week 2016 that are for Idaho State University students. The events are as follows:

September 1, 2016

Phi Kappa Phi spotlights Idaho State University's Chapter and Past President Alex Bolinger through September on national website

POCTELLO – Idaho State University’s Chapter 110 of the Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society was recently recognized by the national Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society Headquarters in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

September 1, 2016

ISU President Arthur C. Vailas shares successes at annual State of the University address

POCATELLO – At his annual State of the University address Aug. 31, Idaho State University President Arthur C. Vailas said campus improvements, breakthroughs in research and increased recruitment efforts are just a few of the successes ISU has seen this year.

August 30, 2016

Bhutan government officials visit Idaho State University and meet with political science faculty and students

POCATELLO – Five governmental officials from Bhutan visited Idaho State University this week as part of the U.S. Department of State’s International Visitor Leadership Program.

August 30, 2016

Kasiska family honored for decades of contributions to health care education at Idaho State University

POCATELLO – The largest academic unit of Idaho State University has been named as the Kasiska Division of Health Sciences to recognize the generosity of the Kasiska Family Foundation.

August 30, 2016

Accounting Professor Ken Merkley from Cornell University to give talk at ISU College of Business

POCATELLO – Ken Merkley, an assistant professor of accounting at Cornell University in New York, will give a talk on his research and other topics at the Idaho State University College of Business at noon Sept. 16 in the Business Administration Building Room 403.

August 30, 2016

Idaho Museum of Natural History to host "Water/Ways" exhibit Sept. 3 - Oct. 16

Pocatello, Idaho - A Smithsonian traveling exhibition on all things water in America, titled “Water/Ways,” opens Sept. 3 and runs until Oct. 16 at Idaho Museum of Natural History at Idaho State University.

Idaho State University Jensen Grand Concert Hall receives audio system, lighting upgrades to the tune of more than $500,000

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s state-of-the-art Joseph C. and Cheryl H. Jensen Grand Concert Hall has received Martin Audio sound system and LED lighting upgrades to the tune of more than $500,000.

August 26, 2016

Idaho State University annual Graduate Art Exhibition to open in the John B. Davis Gallery Aug. 30, runs through Sept. 16

POCATELLO—The Idaho State University annual Graduate Art Exhibition will open on August 30 in the John B. Davis Gallery, and close on Sept. 16.

August 26, 2016

Idaho State University Department of Art creates new Digital Lab for students

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Department of Art is starting the 2016-17 school year on a good note by opening a digital studio lab for its current art students. The lab will help students receive more modern instruction and technological training in their art degrees.

August 26, 2016

ISU Career Center Part-time Job and Internship Fair set Aug. 31

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Career Center will host the Part-time Job and Internship Fair on Aug. 31 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Pond Student Union Ballroom in Pocatello.

August 26, 2016

34th Annual I Love ISU Campaign kicks off Sept. 1, ends Sept. 15 with After Hours Celebration; calling set Sept. 7 in Idaho Falls, Sept. 12-15 in Pocatello

POCATELLO – Entering its 34th year, I Love ISU will feature teams of community members and Idaho State University faculty and staff making calls to residents of Southeast Idaho to raise ISU scholarship funds Sept. 7 in Idaho Falls and Sept 12-15 from Pocatello.

August 25, 2016

Pocatello Pump climbing competition/festival celebrating 35th Year at Pocatello’s Ross Park Sept. 17-18

POCATELLO – In its 35th year, the Idaho State University Pocatello Pump set Sept. 17 and 18 is the oldest rock climbing competition in the United States.

August 25, 2016

ISU/Center for Advanced Energy Studies researcher Haiming Wen receives $500,000 grant to improve materials for nuclear reactors

POCATELLO – Idaho State University and Center for Advanced Energy Studies researcher Haiming Wen, working with collaborators at the Idaho National Laboratory, has received a $500,000 grant to improve the strength and irradiation resistance of metals used in nuclear reactors.

August 25, 2016

Idaho State University President Arthur C. Vailas to deliver annual State of the University Address Aug. 31 at Stephens Center

POCATELLO – Idaho State University President Arthur C. Vailas will deliver the President’s Annual State of the University Address at 6 p.m. Aug. 31 at the Joseph C. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center Beverly B. Bistline Thrust Theatre.

August 25, 2016

ISU/INL’s Haiming Wen receives $500,000 grant to improve materials for nuclear reactors

POCATELLO – Idaho State University researcher Haiming Wen, working with three collaborators at the Idaho National Laboratory, has received a $500,000 grant to improve the strength and irradiation resistance of metals used in nuclear reactors.

August 24, 2016

Idaho State University students to capture Bengal experience in book

POCATELLO — What was it like to be a Bengal in the 1950s, 60s or 70s? How has the student experience evolved over the years? How has Idaho State University changed?

August 24, 2016

Idaho State University hosts event on teaching difficult topics in the classroom

POCATELLO – In an era when “trigger warnings,” indications of potentially disturbing course content, are becoming routine on syllabi, how can teachers rigorously and thoughtfully address sensitive topics such as sexual violence, grief or racial discrimination in their classrooms

August 24, 2016

Idaho State University Spanish for the Health Professions program helps Snake River High School students receive college credits

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Spanish for the Health Professions major program started in 2014, and is already making strides in the Pocatello and surrounding communities. In addition to ISU students taking classes in the program, students at Snake River High School rece

August 24, 2016

’35 and Very Alive,’ ISU’s 35th annual CW HOG Pig Out fundraiser set Sept. 17

POCATELLO – The 35th annual Idaho State University Cooperative Wilderness Handicapped Outdoor Group (CW HOG) Pig Out, a dinner and fundraiser for CW HOG, will be held Sept. 17, in Lower Ross Park Pavilion in Pocatello.

August 24, 2016

David Munson selected as ISU Career Path Intern of the Month

POCATELLO—David Munson has been named the August Career Path Intern of the Month at Idaho State University by the ISU Career Center.

August 19, 2016

ISU LEAD Center holds variety of events for New Student Orientation

POCATELLO – A presentation by Pocatello Police Chief Scott Marchand was among the highlights of a variety of events held and planned this week at Idaho State University as part of the New Student Orientation program.

August 19, 2016

Idaho State University pianist performs in world-renowned Kennedy Center in Washington D.C.

POCATELLO – Idaho State University pianist Natalia Lauk recently returned from the Washington International Piano Festival in Washington, D.C., where she had the opportunity to to perform in the world-renowned Kennedy Center.

August 19, 2016

Artists reception set Sept. 6 for Ginger Kramer and Bernadette Regnier exhibit at ISU Oboler Library

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Eli M. Oboler Library will host a reception for artists Ginger Kramer and Bernadette Regnier on Tuesday, Sept. 6, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. in the library’s art exhibit area.

August 19, 2016

Idaho State University Alumni Homecoming week events planned Sept. 22-24

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Homecoming 2016 “Strength in Stripes” will celebrate a variety of alumni events Sept. 22-24, culminating with the Homecoming Parade at 9:30 a.m. and football game at 2:35 p.m. in Holt Arena on Sept. 24.

August 19, 2016

ISU New Students March through the Arch Aug. 21

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University New Students March through the Arch will be held beginning at 5 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 21 at Reed Gym.

August 15, 2016

Idaho State Board of Education approves long-term lease for the Idaho College of Osteopathic Medicine at ISU-Meridian Health Science Center

MERIDIAN – The Idaho State Board of Education unanimously approved a 40-year lease for the proposed Idaho College of Osteopathic Medicine (ICOM) located at the Idaho State University-Meridian Health Science Center at a regularly scheduled board meeting Aug. 11 in Pocatello.

August 15, 2016

ISU Homecoming Parade set Sep. 24; Entry deadline is Sept. 9 to avoid late fee

Registration is open for the Idaho State University 2016 Homecoming Parade that will be held on Saturday, Sept. 24. Parade entries are due by 5 p.m. Friday, Sept. 9. After this date a $50 late fee applies. No entries will be accepted after noon on Friday, Sept. 16.

August 12, 2016

ISU Communiversity’s seventh annual “Welcome Back Orange and Black” set 4-7 p.m. Aug. 22

POCATELLO - Idaho State University students will again have a chance to win great prizes and enjoy free food, music and a variety of booths and entertainment during the seventh annual Welcome Back Orange and Black from 4 to 7 p.m. Aug. 22 in Old Town Pocatello.

August 11, 2016

Idaho State University’s new Holt Arena video board almost online; American Falls High School gets old scoreboard

POCATELLO – The new, $500,000 video board donated by the Idaho Potato Commission is almost online at Idaho State University’s Holt Arena, and, due to the efforts of an enterprising student, American Falls High School will receive the dome’s old scoreboard.

August 11, 2016

Idaho State Board of Education approves Woodworth-Ney as Idaho State University’s first executive vice president

POCATELLO – The Idaho State Board of Education approved the creation of an executive vice president and provost position at Idaho State University.

August 10, 2016

National Institutes of Health grant helps Idaho State University Groome Neuroscience Lab study disease, train students

POCATELLO – Idaho State University researcher James Groome is studying mutated human proteins to help understand and fight a variety of diseases such as epilepsy, while at the same time training ISU students to become the type of scientists to carry-on this work.

August 10, 2016

ISU professors conducting survey to gauge how fish and fishing in Greater Yellowstone ecosystem are perceived

POCATELLO – Idaho State University political science Professors Donna Lybecker and Mark McBeth want to know how anglers and the public feel about fish and fishing in the Southeast Idaho region of the Greater Yellowstone ecosystem.

August 9, 2016

Idaho State University political science alumna Holly Kartchner honored as an American Lawyers Alliance Teacher of the Year

POCATELLO – Idaho State University alumna and Blackfoot High School teacher Holly Kartchner was recently named “Teacher of the Year” by the American Lawyers Alliance.

August 8, 2016

NASA funds science-based internships for high school girls at Idaho Museum of Natural History

POCATELLO – The NASA Idaho Space Grant Consortium (NASA ISGC) has generously funded a pilot intern program for young women in the Idaho Virtualization Lab (IVL), a research group within the Idaho Museum of Natural History at Idaho State University.

August 1, 2016

Idaho State University announces ‘A Season of Note’ concert series lineup; season tickets go on sale beginning Aug. 5

POCATELLO - Idaho State University will host a range of entertainment during the 2016-17 “A Season of Note” series with all performances at the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center at 7:30 p.m.

August 1, 2016

Finance VP James Fletcher taking personal leave from University

Idaho State University Vice President for Finance and Administration James A. Fletcher has taken personal leave. President Arthur C. Vailas made the announcement Monday morning to staff in the Office of Finance and Administration.

 

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