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July 31, 2017

Idaho State University announces ‘A Season of Note’ concert series lineup; season tickets go on sale Aug. 4

POCATELLO - Idaho State University will host a range of entertainment during the 2017-18 “A Season of Note” series with all performances at the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center’s Joseph C. and Cheryl H. Jensen Grand Concert Hall at 7:30 p.m.

July 31, 2017

Rodney Carrington to perform Aug. 12 at ISU’s Stephens Performing Arts Center

POCATELLO – Comedian and musician Rodney Carrington will present two shows at 7 and 9:30 p.m. Aug. 12 at the Idaho State University Stephens Performing Art Center Jensen Grand Concert Hall.

July 30, 2017

Idaho Small Business Development Centers to hold technology funding workshop statewide, including Pocatello on Aug. 15 at Idaho State University

POCATELLO – The Idaho Small Business Development Center (SBDC), headquartered in the College of Business and Economics at Boise State University, is teaming up with the Idaho National Laboratory and the Idaho Department of Commerce to bring a series of small business funding workshops to communities across Idaho, including a stop in Pocatello on Aug. 15.

July 26, 2017

Liquid nitrogen ice cream, 'phrozen physics' event Set Aug. 5 at Pine Ridge Mall

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University physics program and the Pine Ridge Mall will host a “phrozen physics” demonstration in front of Gillie’s Food Stop Aug. 5 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

July 26, 2017

ISU Office of Alumni Relations to sponsor Alumni Night at the Museum July 31

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Alumni Association will host Alumni Night at the Idaho Museum of Natural History on July 31 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. that features free admission to the museum and a picnic.

July 26, 2017

ISU undergrad Jeremy Starkey, a MILES and MURI researcher, is working with beetles to improve ecosystems

POCATELLO – Jeremy Starkey, an undergraduate researcher in the Idaho State University Department of Biology Sciences, has been researching how the Carrion Beetle has a connection to the development of more nutrient-rich soil.

July 24, 2017

ISU College of Business students, faculty recognized in letter to senator for helping Pearlhill Technologies in Idaho Falls secure SBIR grants

POCATELLO – In June, Bamidele Omotowa, president of Pearlhill Technologies in Idaho Falls, sent a letter to Idaho Sen. James E Risch, in which he expressed thanks to the Idaho Falls Small Business Development Center (SBDC) and Idaho State University for the assistance they gave which resulted in more than $1 million of grant money being awarded to Pearlhill Technologies.

July 24, 2017

Idaho State University TRiO banquet July 26 to recognize its summer scholars

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University TRiO, Upward Bound and Upward Bound Math and Science programs will celebrate their students’ successes at a banquet from 6 to 8 p.m. July 26 in the Pond Student Union Ballroom.

July 20, 2017

Idaho State University student Tami Musante becomes Idaho National Laboratory’s first ISU Career Path Intern

POCATELLO – An Idaho State University Career Path Internship assignment at the Idaho National Laboratory opened up a door to a new career for ISU student Tami Musante, who had an internship there this spring that turned into a job this summer.

July 19, 2017

ISU physics Professor Ed Tatar working on mega-science neutrino experiment; groundbreaking set July 21

POCATELLO – Idaho State University physics Professor Ed Tatar and his students are participating in a global mega-science experiment involving 1,000 other researchers from 30 countries who are studying neutrinos, which are subatomic particles with most unusual properties.

July 19, 2017

ISU Professor Emeritus Beverly Klug publishes new book ‘Riding on the Sun: Surviving and Thriving with Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)'

POCATELLO – Idaho State University College of Education Professor Emerita Beverly Klug has published a new book “Riding on the Sun: Surviving and Thriving with Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)” that is a chronicle of her recovery following a traffic accident.

July 19, 2017

ISU art student Tessa Fielding exhibits at Oboler Library

POCATELLO – The Oboler Library at Idaho State University is featuring a new exhibition of works on paper by Idaho native Tessa Fielding through September.

July 13, 2017

ISU graduate student Gentry Titus named July CPI of the Month for work in The Bengal Lab

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Gentry Titus, a graduate student pursuing a Master of Science degree in medical lab sciences, has been named the ISU Career Path Intern (CPI) of the Month for July.

July 13, 2017

MyVA Rural Veterans Community Forum set Aug. 2 at Idaho State University

POCATELLO – The MyVA Rural Veterans Community Forum will be held from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Aug. 2 in the Idaho State University Pond Student Union Ballroom in Pocatello.

July 13, 2017

ISU alum Rafi Ahmed to receive 2017 Robert Koch Award for pioneering studies on immunological memory

POCATELLO—Idaho State University alum Rafi Ahmed will receive the 2017 Robert Koch Award on November 3 at the Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities in Berlin. Ahmed will also be receiving 120,000 euros, approximately $135,379, in prize money.

July 13, 2017

Idaho State University alumnus Spencer Lifferth helps create new company, Motes Audio

POCATELLO – Idaho State University graduate Spencer Lifferth and the company Motes Audio have launched Kadence headphones, the first headphones specifically designed with the needs of school-age children in mind.

July 6, 2017

Electrifying physics, liquid nitrogen ice cream on tap July 8 at Pine Ridge Mall

POCATELLO – An electrifying physics demonstration and liquid nitrogen ice cream provided by the Idaho State University physics program will be on tap from noon to 3 p.m. July 8 at the Pine Ridge Mall in front of Gillie’s Food Stop.

July 6, 2017

Idaho State University July 14 Bengal Bridge car wash to benefit new endowment

POCATELLO – This year’s Idaho State University Bengal Bridge students will hold the first Bengal Bridge Car Wash Fundraiser on Friday, July 14, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the AutoZone parking lot at 780 Yellowstone Avenue next to the Pocatello Fred Meyer.

July 3, 2017

Idaho State University researchers coordinate multi-nation studies of the benefits ecological systems provide

POCATELLO – Idaho State University is coordinating studies by researchers in Idaho and from around the world that examine how different societies in different ecosystems understand the economic and other benefits ecosystems provide.

June 30, 2017

Idaho State University, Fi-Ber Sports to test hockey skate protector using $111K Idaho Global Entrepreneurial Mission grant

POCATELLO – Researchers at Idaho State University are building a machine to fire hockey pucks at 100 miles per hour at hockey skate protective gear to test a product designed by Fi-Ber Sports, Inc. in Boise.

June 29, 2017

ISU College of Pharmacy's Alaska program has a successful first year

POCATELLO – It has been one year since Idaho State University united with the University of Alaska Anchorage (UAA) to offer students a four-year Doctor of Pharmacy degree without having to leave Alaska.

June 28, 2017

ISU researcher Karl Madaras-Kelly leads battle against antimicrobial resistance

MERIDIAN— In an effort to help improve care of U.S veterans, Idaho State University researcher Karl Madaras-Kelly is at the forefront of efforts to research the dangers posed by unnecessary antimicrobial use.

June 20, 2017

ISU renames campus facility Eames Advanced Technical Education and Innovations Complex

POCATELLO – The William M. and Karin A. Eames Advanced Technical Education and Innovations Complex is the new name for an Idaho State University campus facility formerly known as RISE, the Research and Innovation in Science and Engineering Complex.

June 16, 2017

Idaho State University MILES program hosts Idaho Adventure Learning Workshop for teachers

POCATELLO – The Managing Idaho’s Landscape for Ecosystem Services (MILES) program at Idaho State University held an Adventure Learning Workshop for middle and high school teachers from across Idaho this month.

June 16, 2017

Comedian, musician Rodney Carrington to present two shows Aug. 12 at ISU Stephens Center

POCATELLO – Comedian and musician Rodney Carrington will present two shows at 7 and 9:30 p.m. August 12 at the Idaho State University Stephens Performing Art Center Jensen Grand Concert Hall.

June 14, 2017

Memorial scholarship for international students created for Ammar Al Fayiz at Idaho State University

POCATELLO- Idaho State University has created a memorial scholarship for former ISU College of Technology student, Ammar Al Fayiz who died of cancer in 2015.

June 13, 2017

ISU physics department to hold free teen water rocket workshop June 24-25

POCATELLO –There will be a free water rocket workshop for teens put on by Idaho State’s physics department from 10 a.m. to noon on June 24 and 25 at Tydeman Park in Pocatello.

June 13, 2017

Idaho State University Phi Kappa Phi installs 35 new members

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi installed 35 new members spring semester 2017.

June 7, 2017

Idaho State University appoints Caroline Faure as faculty athletics representative

POCATELLO – Idaho State University Professor Caroline Faure has been appointed as the faculty athletic representative by ISU President Arthur C. Vailas.

June 7, 2017

Move-In Day for ISU Bengal Bridge Students Set for June 11

POCATELLO – Students attending Idaho State University’s Bengal Bridge program will begin moving into the dormitories on June 11. This year, the program will run from June 12 until July 28.

June 5, 2017

Pocatello entrepreneurs work with ISU researchers to secure Idaho Global Entrepreneurial Mission Grant

POCATELLO – Rory Erchul and his wife, Jennifer, of Pocatello are working with Idaho State University to create an Idaho Global Entrepreneurial Mission (IGEM) grant that will allow them to further research and test their products if it is approved.

June 2, 2017

ISU-Meridian’s Kristina Blaiser honored for clinical research

MERIDIAN – Idaho State University’s School of Rehabilitation and Communications Sciences has honored associate professor Kristina Blaiser with its first Clinical Research Award for her work with children who are deaf or hard-of-hearing and their families.

June 2, 2017

Idaho State University classes cancelled Aug. 21

POCATELLO – Idaho State University has announced that classes will be cancelled the first official day of classes, Monday, Aug. 21, due to the hundreds of thousands of visitors that are expected to converge on Southeast Idaho to observe the total eclipse of the sun.

June 1, 2017

ISU Summer Theatre program to present “Fiddler on the Roof”

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s summer musical “Fiddler on the Roof” will be performed on June 8, 9, 10, 12, 15, 16 and 17 in the Beverly B. Bistline Theatre of the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center. All performances start at 7:30 p.m., except a matinee performance at 2 p.m. on June 8.

May 31, 2017

ISU’s Summer Concert Series and barbecues set Thursdays on the Quad

POCATELLO - Idaho State University’s Summer Activities is sponsoring concerts and barbeques throughout the summer at 6 p.m. Thursdays on the Hutchinson Quadrangle

May 31, 2017

Fourteen eastern Idaho high school students receive $120,450 in scholarships from Idaho State University

POCATELLO – Fourteen eastern Idaho high school students will receive more than $120,450 in scholarships from Idaho State University toward their undergraduate degrees. The students learned about these scholarships through the College of Arts and Letters Road Scholars program.

May 31, 2017

ISU Clinical Psychology Ph.D. program receives reaccreditation by American Psychological Association; remains only accredited clinical psychology Ph.D. program in Idaho

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Clinical Psychology Ph.D. program has been granted accreditation from the American Psychological Association Commission on Accreditation (APA-CoA) for seven additional years, and remains the only accredited clinical psychology Ph.D. program in the state.

May 24, 2017

ISU traumatic brain injury study featured in national newsletter

POCATELLO - The Idaho State University Institute of Rural Health has been recognized nationally for research looking at brain injuries in Idaho in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Community Living’s April 2017 newsletter.

May 24, 2017

Idaho State University Holt Arena to receive lighting upgrades

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Holt Arena will undergo a $536,000 lighting upgrade this summer, replacing two older lighting systems with 85 LED lighting fixtures.

May 23, 2017

Idaho Museum of Natural History to participate in Blue Star Museums, free admission for military personnel and their families

Pocatello, Idaho – The Idaho Museum of Natural History (IMNH) on Idaho State University’s campus is proud to participate in the Blue Star Museums program for a third year.

May 23, 2017

Idaho State University history Chair Jessica Winston announced as legal literature award winner

POCATELLO -- The American Association of Law Libraries (AALL) announced the names of the 2017 Joseph L. Andrews Legal Literature Award recipients and Idaho State University history chair Jessica Winston was one of the three recipients.

May 19, 2017

ISU interprofessional research team to be recognized in national publication

POCATELLO - An interprofessional team of faculty members at Idaho State University is being recognized for their research and how they were able to collaborate together.

May 19, 2017

Idaho Museum of Natural History summer programs include kids’ activities, NASA teachers' workshop

POCATELLO – The Idaho Museum of Natural History (IMNH) on Idaho State University’s campus is offering several summer camps for children and one NASA teachers’ workshop beginning in June.

May 17, 2017

ICOM breaks ground on state’s first medical school

MERIDIAN –State and local leaders, college officials and supporters gathered on the Idaho State University-Meridian campus May 17 to celebrate the official groundbreaking of the proposed Idaho College of Osteopathic Medicine.

May 16, 2017

Idaho State University to host first annual ISU Summer Dance Festival in June

The College of Arts and Letters will host the first annual ISU Summer Dance Festival on June 26-30.

May 16, 2017

ISU to host eclipse workshop for teachers July 10-13; applications due June 16

POCATELLO – Idaho State University has received a $110,000 grant from the Idaho State Department of Education Math Science Partnership program to provide a workshop for teachers specifically addressing engagement opportunities to expand on the total solar eclipse that will occur on Aug. 21.

May 16, 2017

ISU Vice President Pat Terrell to retire in June

POCATELLO – Idaho State University Vice President for Student Affairs Patricia S. Terrell has announced her retirement effective next month.

May 15, 2017

ISU’s Renee C. Howells Awarded $20,000 Counseling Fellowship from NBCC and Affiliates

POCATELLO – NBCC Foundation, an affiliate of the National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC), recently selected Idaho State University doctoral student Renee C. Howells, of Pocatello, for the National Board for Certified Counselors Minority Fellowship Program (NBCC MFP).

May 11, 2017

Idaho Condor Peru Expedition donates 25 hearing aids to deserving community in Peru

POCATELLO - Each year some of the brightest health care volunteers throughout the Southeast Idaho community travel to Peru with the Idaho Condor Peru Expedition over spring break to give locals there a better tomorrow.

May 11, 2017

Boise Metro Chamber honors ISU-Meridian for health care excellence

BOISE – The Idaho State University Meridian-Health Science Center has taken the top honor for health care industry excellence in the Small Business of the Year & Chamber Excellence Awards competition sponsored by the Boise Metro Chamber of Commerce.

Idaho State University Ranked One of America’s Best Employers

Forbes ranked Idaho State University one of “America’s Best Midsize Employers 2017,” a list that annually ranks the top U.S. employers.

May 9, 2017

Idaho State University Foundation announces Steven Muse and Kevin Jones as 2017 I Love ISU chair and co-chair

POCATELLO - Idaho Power Regional Customer Relations Manager Steven Muse and ISU Credit Union Branch Manager Kevin Jones have been announced as the respective chair and co-chair of the 2017 I Love ISU Scholarship Campaign.

May 9, 2017

ISU-Meridian confers record number of degrees at May 8 commencement

BOISE — The Idaho State University-Meridian Health Science Center conferred a record number of degrees at its commencement ceremony May 8 and honored audiology student Jacob Diller, who grew up in Pocatello, with the 2017 Student Excellence Award.

May 8, 2017

ISU’s May Career Path Intern of the Month is James Hunt

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s James Hunt was named the Career Path Intern (CPI) for the month of May by the ISU Career Center.

May 6, 2017

ISU confers 2,437 degrees and certificates at 2017 Commencement on May 6

POCATELLO – A total of 2,313 graduates received 2,437 degrees and certificates during Idaho State University’s spring commencement ceremonies on May 6 in Holt Arena. One hundred nineteen students received multiple certificates and/or degrees.

May 4, 2017

ISU students take home three awards from American Nuclear Society Student Conference

POCATELLO – Idaho State University nuclear science and engineering graduate students Brycen Wendt and Antonio Tahhan were recently given top honors for presenting papers at the American Nuclear Society (ANS) Student Conference in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

May 4, 2017

'Be the Dinosaur' exhibit opens May 13 at the Idaho Museum of Natural History

Pocatello, Idaho—Dinosaurs may be extinct but they will live again this summer at the Idaho Museum of Natural History (IMNH) at Idaho State University.

May 4, 2017

Inaugural ISU Fiddle Competition May 20 features $5,000 in prizes

POCATELLO – Idaho State University will hold its inaugural Fiddle Competition on National Fiddle Day, May 20, in Goranson Hall in the Fine Arts Building. The event will feature concerts, camping, food trucks, scholarships and more than $5,000 in prize money.

May 4, 2017

Commitment to continuing education pays off for ISU non-traditional student Amanda Bennett

For Amanda Bennett, receiving her diploma will not only represent the education she has gained at Idaho State, but it will also represent the sacrifices she has made to earn it. Bennett is a non-traditional student, a mother of two who went back to school to further her education. And that journey was not always an easy one.

May 4, 2017

ISU's Got Talent winner and new graduate Jedd Greenhalgh makes mark creating music

As a senior at Kuna High School, Jedd Greenhalgh decided to audition for Idaho State University’s music department as a way to get out of a mandatory science expo and never looked back. Since starting at ISU in 2013, he has produced 19 compositions, 11 of which were premiered at ISU, performed at a variety of events and released his original songs on iTunes and Spotify.

May 4, 2017

Tour of campus led to new career dreams for Idaho State University graduate Christina Potts

POCATELLO – In 2011, Christina Potts decided she did not want to work at a call center for the rest of her life. Although she wanted to begin attending college, she had a significant life change approaching and questioned whether it was the right time to begin.

May 4, 2017

Idaho State University robotics program was right fit for graduate Jeremy Briggs

POCATELLO – A lot of graduates to be aren’t quite sure of their post-graduation plans, but that is not the case for 20-year-old Jeremy Briggs from Pocatello who had his dream job lined up a year before graduating.

May 3, 2017

ISU’s National Student Advertising Competition Team takes top honors at district competition

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s National Student Advertising Competition team placed in the top three in the District XI regional competition held in late April in Portland, Oregon.

May 1, 2017

ISU occupational therapy students showcase research at national conference

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Master of Occupational Therapy students contributed their research findings and gained valuable insight into their future career at a national conference that also marked the profession’s centennial year.

May 8, 2017

ISU-Meridian will confer record number of degrees and recognize Student Excellence Honorees at May 8 commencement ceremony

BOISE—Idaho State University-Meridian Health Science Center will graduate its largest class May 8—with 292 students eligible for degrees.

May 1, 2017

Three Idaho State University faculty members honored as 2017 Distinguished Faculty

POCATELLO – Three Idaho State University faculty will be honored as Distinguished Faculty at ISU Commencement May 6 in Holt Arena.

April 28, 2017

Grammy-winning artist Amy Grant still loves life on the road; performs May 18 at ISU

POCATELLO – After almost four decades of performing hundreds of shows on the road, Grammy-winning singer Amy Grant expressed excitement about performing at Idaho State University on May 18, the final show of her most recent tour.

April 27, 2017

ISU dance students and faculty shine at American College Dance Association Northwest Conference

POCATELLO – Ten students and faculty from Idaho State University’s Department of Theatre and Dance attended the American College Dance Association (ACDA) Northwest Conference in Eugene, Ore., the week of March 28-April 2.

April 27, 2017

ISU College of Arts and Letters to host six summer camps for middle and high school students

POCATELLO – Idaho State University will host six camps this summer for middle and high school students. The camps range from music to art to theatre and dance to communication.

April 27, 2017

ISU graduates March through the Arch May 5

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University 2017 Graduate Salute March through the Arch will be held beginning at noon May 5 at the Swanson Arch located on the ISU Pocatello campus between Frazier Hall and the Physical Sciences Building.

April 27, 2017

ISU will confer 2,437 degrees and certificates at 2017 commencement on May 6

POCATELLO – A total of 2,313 graduates will receive 2,437 degrees and certificates during Idaho State University’s spring commencement ceremonies, which will begin at 10 a.m. May 6 in Holt Arena.

April 27, 2017

ISU physics presents science demos in "Fire and Ice" April 29

POCATELLO — Idaho State University's Department of Physics and the Society of Physics Students will be presenting a free “Fire and Ice” demonstration show to the public on Saturday, April 29, from 4 - 5:30 p..m in room 140 of the Physical Science Building on the south west corner of 8th Avenue and Carter Street on the ISU campus.

April 27, 2017

Idaho State University Irish Club and Friends of Irish Studies Idaho to host Irish Immersion Weekend April 29 and 30

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Irish Club and the Friends of Irish Studies, Idaho community club will host an Irish Immersion Weekend on April 29 and 30.

April 26, 2017

ISU Professor Xiang Ma publishes paper in journal Nature Materials that builds knowledge bridge between the sequence and function of molecules

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Xiang Ma, research/adjunct assistant professor in the Department of Chemistry, is the lead author of the paper recently published in the journal Nature Materials that helps researchers understand the relationship between material sequence and structure at the molecular level.

April 26, 2017

Pocatello Historic Preservation Commission, ISU to host 'Adventures in Idaho' symposium

POCATELLO – The Pocatello Historic Preservation Commission and the Idaho State University Department of History are hosting a symposium called “Adventures in Idaho,” focusing on the history of Idaho in the 19th and 20th centuries. The event will take place April 29 in the Wood River Room at Pond Student Union Building.

April 26, 2017

Idaho State University videographer Martin Baker again honored with Collegiate Advertising Gold Award

POCATELLO – Idaho State University videographer Martin Baker was honored with Gold and Silver Awards from the Collegiate Advertising Awards for ISU promotional videos he produced in 2016.

April 24, 2017

ISU College of Business graduate students take two trophies at International Collegiate Business Strategy Competition

POCATELLO-Six Master of Business Administration and Master of Accountancy students returned home from the International Collegiate Business Strategy Competition in Anaheim, California on Sunday with a first place win for Best Written Documents--including their business plan and annual report--and runner-up honors for Overall Simulation Performance.

April 18, 2017

Boise Chamber to honor ISU-Meridian for health care excellence

BOISE-The Idaho State University-Meridian Health Science Center is a finalist in the Boise Metro Chamber of Commerce 2017 Small Business of the Year & Chamber Excellence Awards competition.

April 20, 2017

Student entrepreneurs find success in Boise

Idaho State University’s participation in the Idaho Entrepreneur Challenge stemmed from student Jonny Henderson and Jeff Street, director of the Center for Entrepreneurship and Economic Development.

April 19, 2017

ISU College of Business students to host book-signing celebration May 5

POCATELLO-Eight students who co-wrote a book this academic year about the history of Idaho State University will sign and sell copies Friday, May 5 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the west entrance of ISU’s Frazier Hall.

April 19, 2017

ISU student team competes in international strategy competition in California

A team of six Masters of Business Administration and Masters of Accounting students at Idaho State University’s College of Business will be traveling to Anaheim, Calif. this week to compete in the 53rd Annual International Collegiate Business Strategy Competition.

April 13, 2017

ISU Choirs Spring Concert set April 22

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University choral ensembles will present the ISU Choirs Spring Concert on Saturday, April 22 at 7:30 p.m. in Jensen Grand Concert Hall of the Stephens Performing Arts Center.

April 13, 2017

April 25 showing of movie “Upriver,” panel discussion to kick off Portneuf River Visioning Project

POCATELLO – A showing of the movie “UPRIVER: A Film for the Willamette” and a panel discussion about how this film relates to the potential management of Portneuf River watershed will be held April 25 in the Idaho State University Pond Student Union.

April 13, 2017

ISU Professor Philip Cole heading to Vienna on invitation from International Atomic Energy Agency to plan for AccApp’17 and AccApp’19

POCATELLO – Idaho State University physics Professor Philip Cole is heading to Vienna, Austria, April 24-26 by invitation of the United Nation’s International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to help coordinate the AccApp’17 international conference that will be held July 31-Aug. 4 in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada.

April 13, 2017

Winners from ISU Graduate Research Symposium announced

POCATELLO – Winners of the 2017 Idaho State University Graduate Research Symposium held this month have been announced and are listed below.

April 13, 2017

Idaho State University rodeo has another strong year; Women’s Team ranked No. 1 in region, heads to nationals June 11-17

POCATELLO –The Idaho State University Women’s Rodeo Team finished No. 1 and its member Makayla Boots won the women’s all-around in the National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association (NIRA) Rocky Mountain Region, competing against 10 other teams.

April 12, 2017

ISU theatre program named #2 on the list “The Top 10 Most Underrated College Theatre Programs for 2017 – North West Region”

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s theatre program was ranked second on onstageblog.com’s “The Top 10 Most Underrated College Theatre Programs for 2017 – North West Region.”

April 11, 2017

ISU College of Business to open a state-of-the-art distance learning classroom and student laptop workroom

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University College of Business is proud to announce the Grand Opening of the state-of-the-art distance-learning classroom – the Idaho Central Credit Union Learning Center in Room 506 along with the Technology Teaching and Learning Center in Room 507 of the Business Administration Building.

April 11, 2017

ISU’s April Career Path Intern of the month is Callie Nielsen

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Callie Nielsen was named the Career Path Intern (CPI) for the month of April by the ISU Career Center.

April 10, 2017

ISU Professor Howard Gauthier pens book 'The Positive Leader'

MERIDIAN – Idaho State University-Meridian Associate Professor of sports science, Howard Gauthier, has penned a new book exploring the link between positive leadership and organizational success.

March 28, 2017

Idaho State University 2017 Outstanding Student Award recipients announced

POCATELLO – Idaho State University and the ISU Alumni Association proudly announce the 2017 Outstanding Student Award recipients who will be honored at Spring Commencement on Saturday, May 6, in Holt Arena.

April 10, 2017

Eleven ISU alumni honored with 2017 Professional Achievement Awards

POCATELLO – Eleven Idaho State University alumni will be honored with ISU 2017 Professional Achievement Awards at ISU Commencement exercises on Saturday, May 6, in Holt Arena.

April 6, 2017

ISU graduate student Andrew Dunn studying food history in Minidoka Internment Camp

POCATELLO – Idaho State University graduate student Andrew Dunn spent his undergraduate education studying the ins and outs of the Minidoka Internment Camp. For his graduate thesis, he decided to dig deeper into the history of food inside the internment camp, and how it affected both the camp and the world.

April 6, 2017

Premieres and music by local composers featured in ISU Wind Ensemble and Civic Concert Band concert

POCATELLO --Works by local composers, and several Pocatello premiers will be featured in the upcoming concert of the Idaho State University Wind Ensemble and Civic Concert Band. The concert will take place on April 21 at 7:30 p.m. in the Joseph C. and Cheryl H. Jensen Grand Concert Hall in the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center.

April 6, 2017

Noël Bakhtian named director of the Center for Advanced Energy Studies

IDAHO FALLS – Mark Peters, Idaho National Laboratory director, announced the appointment of Noël Bakhtian as director of the Center for Advanced Energy Studies (CAES) effective May 15, according to an INL press release.

April 5, 2017

Five Idaho State University faculty members honored with 2017 Outstanding Researcher Awards

POCATELLO – Five Idaho State University faculty members have received 2017 Outstanding Researcher Awards and will be honored at a reception on April 11.

April 5, 2017

Four Idaho State University faculty to receive 2017 Outstanding Service Awards

POCATELLO – Four Idaho State University faculty members have been chosen to receive 2017 Outstanding Service Awards.

April 5, 2017

Five Idaho State University faculty honored as 2017 Outstanding Master Teachers

POCATELLO – Five Idaho State University faculty members have been chosen to receive 2017 Outstanding Master Teacher awards.

April 4, 2017

Idaho State University announces Eastern Idaho Science Olympiad winning teams

POCATELLO – Holy Spirit Catholic School earned first place in the team competition and teams from Alameda Middle School earned second and third places at the Eastern Idaho Science Olympiad hosted by the Idaho State University Department of Physics in April.

April 4, 2017

ISU Holi Festival 2017 set for April 15 in Pocatello

POCATELLO – The Associated Students of Idaho State University invites all of Pocatello and the surrounding communities to experience and celebrate the rich cultural diversity of ISU at Holi: The Festival of Colors 2017 on Saturday, April 15, on the ISU Hutchinson Quadrangle.

April 4, 2017

Denim Day Campaign to prevent sexual violence set April 19 at ISU

POCATELLO – Denim Day, an annual campaign to prevent sexual violence through education and public awareness, will be observed at Idaho State University from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 19 on the ISU Hutchinson Quadrangle under the Pond Student Union Hypostyle.

April 4, 2017

Monarch Trio to Perform Concert April 12 in Jensen Grand Concert Hall

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University School of Performing Arts will present the Monarch Trio in concert, Wednesday, April 12, at 7:30 p.m. in the Stephens Performing Arts Center Jensen Grand Concert Hall.

April 4, 2017

ISU Anderson Center seeks to measure impact of Green Dot Training on campus

POCATELLO – To measure the impact of Green Dot Training designed to help prevent violence on the Idaho State University campus, the ISU Gender Resource Center is asking for campus community’s input by filling out an online survey.

April 4, 2017

ISU School of Performing Arts to present Shakespeare favorite “Much Ado About Nothing”

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s School of Performing Arts will present William Shakespeare’s great comedy “Much Ado About Nothing” on April 14, 15, 20, 21 and 22 at 7:30 p.m. in the James E. and Beverly Rogers Black Box Theatre in the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center.

April 3, 2017

ISU to present Jazz Bands concert April 7; Kuwaiti students to perform

POCATELLO – Idaho State University jazz bands will present a concert on April 7 at 7:30 p.m. in the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center’s Jensen Grand Concert Hall.

March 31, 2017

ISU Public Relations Campaigns class looks to help boost volunteer numbers for Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Public Relations Campaigns class is helping Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center (EIRMC) raise the number of volunteers they have at their Idaho Falls facility.

March 31, 2017

Photography Exhibition by John H. Williams runs April 3-June 30 at Oboler Library; reception set April 19

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Eli M. Oboler Library will display an exhibit of nature photography by John H. Williams from April 3 through June 30 in the library’s first floor art exhibit area.

March 31, 2017

ISU College of Arts and Letters to open 90 seats for area high school students to take dual-enrollment credits on campus

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s College of Arts and Letters has been approved to allow 90 high school students to take dual-enrollment credits on campus with ISU professors.

March 31, 2017

ISU College of Business Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program files record returns

POCATELLO – Between January 26 to March 16, students volunteering with the 2017 Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program filed more returns than the ISU College of Business has ever seen.

March 31, 2017

Idaho State University researchers contribute to new book “Resurrecting the Shark” to be released April 4

POCATELLO – In the new book “Resurrecting the Shark: A Scientific Obsession and the Mavericks Who Solved the Mystery of a 270-Million-Year-Old Fossil” to be released on April 4, author Susan Ewing combines her research with that of Idaho State University researchers Leif Tapanila and Jesse Pruitt to tell the history of the shark known as Helicoprion, also nicknamed “buzzsaw shark."

March 31, 2017

ISU to host Western Alliance roundtable on April 14 featuring guest Martin Farr from Newcastle University, UK

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Department of History will host a roundtable discussion on the topic “The future of the Western Alliance” on April 14 from 4 to 6 p.m. in the Rendezvous Complex B Suite.

March 31, 2017

Stand-up economist Yoram Bauman to perform at Idaho State University

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University College of Business is hosting Yoram Bauman, “The World’s First and Only Stand-Up Economist” at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 13, in the Frazier Hall Bilyeau Auditorium.

March 31, 2017

Idaho State University ROTC and Veteran Student Services Center to host Southeast Idaho Military Ball

POCATELLO – Idaho State University ROTC and Veteran Student Services Center will host the second annual Southeast Idaho Military Ball to honor our military and veteran communities on April 28 from 7 to 11 p.m. in the ISU Pond Student Union Ballroom.

March 31, 2017

Basic physical and dental exams offered at ISU/Ada County Health Screening April 13

BOISE – 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, April 13, 4-7 p.m., at Whittier Elementary School, 301 N. 29th St., in Boise.

March 30, 2017

Idaho State University announces retirement of Head Football Coach Mike Kramer

POCATELLO – Idaho State University Head Football Coach Mike Kramer has announced that he will retire as head football coach effective immediately.

March 30, 2017

ISU Professor Shawn Bearden seeks support for World Marathon Challenge to fight stigma of depression; 7 runs, 7 continents, in 7 Days

POCATELLO – To raise awareness and help end the stigma of depression, Idaho State University Professor Shawn Bearden plans to run seven marathons in seven consecutive days on all of the Earth’s seven continents.

March 29, 2017

ISU College of Pharmacy students train Public Safety on use of emergency overdose medication

POCATELLO- Public Safety officers at Idaho State University now have the proper training to deliver emergency overdose medication thanks to Generation Rx, a group led by College of Pharmacy students whose goal is to prevent the misuse of prescription medications.

March 29, 2017

ISU Graduate Research Symposium set March 31-April 1 at Pond Student Union

POCATELLO – The 2017 Idaho State University Graduate Research Symposium “Showcasing Scholarly and Creative Works” will be held March 31 and April 1 at the Pond Student Union.

March 28, 2017

ISU physics to host Science Olympiad April 1

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Department of Physics will host a regional Science Olympiad on Saturday, April 1, 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.

March 27, 2017

Idaho State University study links nitrate contamination in lower Portneuf Valley watershed to septic tanks

POCATELLO – Idaho State University researchers have established a clear link to septic sources of nitrate contamination in about one-third of the 100 private wells in the Lower Portneuf Valley Watershed sampled for a study.

March 27, 2017

Native Americans United to host 46th ISU Powwow March 31-April 1

POCATELLO – The student group Native Americans United will host the 46th annual Idaho State University Powwow March 31-April 1 at the ISU Reed Gymnasium.

March 27, 2017

Idaho State University alumna well represented at 2017 Idaho Business Review Women of the Year Award gala in Boise

POCATELLO – Five Idaho State University alumna were among the 50 women recognized at the 2017 Idaho Business Review Women of the Year award gala and reception held this March at the Boise Centre.

March 27, 2017

ISU’s March Career Path Intern of the Month is John Mulvaney

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s John Mulvaney was named the Career Path Intern (CPI) for the month of March by the ISU Career Center.

March 24, 2017

ISU Academic Advising continues “Be Advised,” “Declare Your Major” campaigns

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

March 24, 2017

ISU audiology program has strong showing at national conference

ATLANTA – Students and a professor from Idaho State University’s Doctor of Audiology program presented their research at the Early Hearing Detection and Intervention (EHDI) conference in Atlanta, Georgia in February.

March 24, 2017

Idaho Museum of Natural History announces extended hours

Pocatello – Just in time for spring break the Idaho Museum of Natural History at Idaho State University announces spring and summer hours that begin March 21.

March 24, 2017

ISU Professor Joshua Swift lead researcher on study on patients choosing drug therapy or psychotherapy for mental health

POCATELLO – Joshua Swift, Idaho State University assistant professor of psychology, was recently a lead researcher on a study regarding patients’ likelihood to refuse drug therapy more than psychotherapy for mental health.

March 20, 2017

ISU Professor Jeff Meldrum to make presentations April 14-15 in Montpelier

POCATELLO – Jeff Meldrum, professor of anatomy and anthropology at Idaho State University, will make two presentations at the National Oregon/California Trail Center in historic Montpelier the evenings of April 14 and 15, 2017.

March 20, 2017

Free dinner and movie at ISU set March 27 to celebrate women in science

POCATELLO – The Women in Science celebration March 27 at the Idaho State University Pond Student Union features a free showing of the movie “Hidden Figures,” a free taco bar dinner and the opportunity to meet female scientists.

March 20, 2017

Idaho State University seeks anatomical gifts for health–professions education

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s health-professions footprint spans the state with the addition of the ISU-Meridian Health Sciences Center and its state-of-the-art anatomy facilities.

March 17, 2017

Incoming ISU professor Christian Chan receives national counseling award

POCATELLO- Christian D. Chan will be bringing a national honor with him when he begins his career in the Department of Counseling at Idaho State University later this year.

March 17, 2017

ISU College of Arts and Letters faculty publish book on narrative theory

POCATELLO – Twenty Idaho State University faculty members in the College of Arts and Letters recently published a book focused on narrative and the power of stories and storytelling.

March 17, 2017

Deeply discounted blood screening offered at ISU Meridian Health Science Center

MERIDIAN- The Idaho State University Bengal Lab is offering reduced rate blood- draw services at the Meridian Health Science Center from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. , March 30 and 31. Services are available to anyone in the community and no appointment is necessary. Blood screening prices are at their lowest of the year and serve as an affordable option for those with or without insurance.

March 14, 2017

ISU history professors start scholarship for refugees

POCATELLO – Idaho State University history professors Erika Kuhlman and Kevin Marsh recently started a refugee scholarship for prospective ISU students.

March 14, 2017

Idaho State University entrepreneurs make it to the finals

After submitting their business plans and 60-second “elevator pitch” videos, six of the eight ISU student and alumni groups entering into the Idaho Entrepreneurship Challenge (IEC) have been invited to attend the final round on March 31 in Boise after competing in the preliminary round against 70 applicants from eight different schools.

March 9, 2017

Director of ISU dietetics program Laura McKnight receives Outstanding Educator Award

POCATELLO – Laura McKnight, director of Idaho State University’s dietetics program, has been selected as the 2017 Outstanding Dietetic Educator for a Didactic Program in Dietetics in her region.

March 9, 2017

College of Business to host a grand opening for the New Student Community Center on March 15

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University College of Business is hosting the grand opening of its new Student Community Center on Wednesday, March 15, of the new Student Community Center in Room 216 of the Business Administration building.

March 9, 2017

Confucius is topic of Philosophy for the Public Lecture March 15

POCATELLO — William McCurdy, lecturer of philosophy at Idaho State University will present “Shu (恕) and Walking in Another Man’s Shoes: Confucius on Becoming a Humane Human” at 6 p.m. March 15 at the College Market.

March 9, 2017

Women’s Business Symposium April 6 encourages economic development

Pocatello – The Pocatello Small Business Development Center, Edward Jones, Idaho Central Credit Union and Home Helpers present: “Spring…Outside the box!” the 2017 Women’s Business Symposium, Thursday April 6 from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Shoshone Bannock Hotel and Event Center.

March 7, 2017

Idaho Museum of Natural History to host 29th Science Trek sleep over April 28-29

POCATELLO – The Idaho Museum of Natural History will host the 29th annual Science Trek™ sleep over for third- through fifth-grade students on April 28-29 and the deadline for registering is April 4.

March 7, 2017

Survivorman Les Stroud to perform at Idaho State University on April 6

POCATELLO – Les Stroud, also known as Survivorman, will perform a series of original songs at Idaho State University on April 6 at 8 p.m. at the Bilyeu Theater in Frazier Hall.

March 6, 2017

Bellon Visiting Author Series to feature Award Winning Author/Illustrator SD Nelson March 6-8 in Pocatello, Chubbuck

The 31st annual Bellon Visiting Author Series will feature award-winning author and illustrator S.D. Nelson March 6-8, with public events at the Idaho State University College of Education, Marshall Public Library and Portneuf District Library.

March 2, 2017

Idaho State University “Season of Note” will present 'An Evening with Garrison Keillor' April 5

POCATELLO – Idaho State University “Season of Note” will present “An Evening with Garrison Keillor” on April 5 at 7:30 p.m. at the Stephens Performing Arts Center’s Jensen Grand Concert Hall.

March 1, 2017

Bellon Visiting Author Series to feature Award Winning Author/Illustrator S.D. Nelson March 6-8 in Pocatello, Chubbuck

March 1, 2017

Idaho State University Humanities Café to be held March 16

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s College of Arts and Letters will hold the final Humanities Café of the year surrounding Arabic jazz and embracing diversity on March 16 at 6 p.m. at the Westside Players located at 1009 S. Second Ave. in Pocatello.

March 1, 2017

ISU theater students shine at regional Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival

POCATELLO – Ten theater students from Idaho State University traveled to Denver last week to participate in the Region VII Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival (KCACTF).

February 28, 2017

2017 ISU Health Fair offers health services to community

POCATELLO – The 2017 Idaho State University Health Fair will once again be offering numerous free and reduced-cost health care services, health information booths and family-friendly activities for the entire community.

February 28, 2017

Activist Amy Pence Brown to keynote ISU Positive Body Image Week on March 13

POCATELLO – Body image activist Amy Pence Brown will be the keynote speaker for Idaho State University’s Positive Body Image Week on March 13 from 3:30 to 5 p.m. in the Rendezvous Complex Suites A, B and C.

February 28, 2017

ISU Positive Body Image Symposium set March 14-15

POCATELLO – The first Idaho State University Positive Body Image Symposium will be held March 14 from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and March 15 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the ISU Rendezvous Complex Suites A, B and C.

February 27, 2017

ISU issues 'all clear' after report of person carrying gun case on campus

POCATELLO – Shortly before 2 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 27, Idaho State University received a report of an unidentified male carrying what appeared to be a gun case on the north side of Frazier Hall. An emergency alert was immediately sent out to the campus community.

February 28, 2017

Idaho State University choirs to present Mid-Winter Concert March 3

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Choirs will present their Mid-Winter Concert on Friday, March 3, at 7:30 p.m. in Joseph C. and Cheryl H. Jensen Grand Concert Hall in the ISU L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center.

February 27, 2017

Fiction writer Shawn Vestal to visit ISU for reading and workshop

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Department of English and Philosophy will host Visiting Writer Shawn Vestal on Thursday, March 8, for a reading at 6:30 p.m. and a workshop for high school students at 4:30 p.m.

February 27, 2017

Idaho State University student entrepreneurs meet the challenge

POCATELLO – Eight groups of students and alumni from various colleges at Idaho State University have banded together to participate in a competition headed by the ISU College of Business and Jeff Street, director of the ISU Center for Entrepreneurship and Economic Development (CEED).

February 27, 2017

Free flu shots and basic physical exams offered at ISU/Ada County health screening March 9

Basic physical and dental exams, flu shots while supplies last, and onsite testing for blood sugar levels and cholesterol are included in free services offered at a community health screening Thursday, March 9, 4-7 p.m., at the Idaho State University-Meridian Health Science Center, 1311 E. Central Drive, in Meridian.

February 27, 2017

Families with fighting siblings age 4-11 sought for Idaho State University Psychology Clinic study

POCATELLO – Families with two or more children ages 4-11 who physically fight on a regular basis are sought for the on-going Sibling Aggression Project conducted at the Idaho State University Psychology Clinic.

February 24, 2017

Idaho considering legislation to further expand pharmacists' health care role

BOISE – A bill being considered by the Idaho Legislature could make the state one of the most progressive in the nation when it comes to utilizing pharmacists to meet health care needs.

February 23, 2017

Idaho State University College of Business to offer a Master of Taxation Degree in Fall 2017

POCATELLO – The Idaho State Board of Education unanimously approved the Idaho State University College of Business’s proposal to begin offering a Master of Taxation (MTax) degree beginning in the Fall 2017 semester.

February 23, 2017

Idaho State-Civic Symphony to host POPS Concert and Annual Raffle on March 11

POCATELLO —The Idaho State-Civic Symphony will host its annual POPS concert and fundraiser on March 11 in the Joseph C. and Cheryl H. Jensen Grand Concert Hall of the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center.

February 23, 2017

ISU Professor Terry Ownby accepted into Atomic Photographers Guild

POCATELLO – Terry Ownby, Idaho State University associate professor of photo media, was recently accepted into the Atomic Photographers Guild (APG), an international collective of more than 30 artists dedicated to making visible all facets of the nuclear age.

February 23, 2017

ISU to welcome actress Minita Gandhi to perform play “Muthaland”

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Department of Theatre and Dance and the School of Performing Arts will welcome actress Minita Gandhi on March 10 at 7:30 p.m. to perform her one-woman show “Muthaland” in the Beverly B. Bistline Theatre in the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center.

February 23, 2017

Idaho Humanities Council to honor ISU's Susan Swetnam for Outstanding Achievement in the Humanities

The Idaho Humanities Council will honor Idaho State University Professor Emeritus Susan Swetnam with IHC’s Award for “Outstanding Achievement in the Humanities” at a wine/dessert reception and award ceremony on Wednesday, March 29, 7 p.m., in ISU’s L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center, Marshall Rotunda.

February 23, 2017

GENTRI to Perform at Idaho State University Stephens Performing Arts Center on Mar. 18

POCATELLO – The Gentlemen Trio, better known as GENTRI, will perform at the Idaho State University Stephens Performing Arts Center on March 18 at 7:30 p.m.

February 23, 2017

ISU College of Business raises $56,327 in annual fundraising campaign

POCATELLO – Thanks to generous contributions by alumni, friends and regional businesses, the Idaho State University College of Business raised $56,327 during its annual fund raising campaign, led in conjunction with the ISU Foundation.

February 23, 2017

Chamber music theatre celebrating African American women set March 4 at ISU

POCATELLO – The Core Ensemble will perform the chamber music theatre work “Ain’t I a Woman!” at 7 p.m. March 4 in the Idaho State University Pond Student Union Ballroom.

February 17, 2017

ISU American Chemical Society Student Chapter receives national accolade

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University American Chemical Society student chapter has received a 2015-16 Commendable Award from the American Chemical Society.

February 15, 2017

ISU gains approval to study feasibility of relocating some College of Technology programs to RISE Complex

POCATELLO — The Idaho State Board of Education approved a motion by Idaho State University to begin engineering and cost estimating the relocation of some College of Technology programs to the Research and Innovation in Science and Engineering (RISE) Complex. The state board unanimously approved the motion Thursday, and initial engineering work will begin immediately.

February 15, 2017

ISU's Sarah Godsey receives prestigious NSF Award, that includes $500,000 for study

POCATELLO – Idaho State University geosciences Assistant Professor Sarah Godsey has received one of the “most prestigious awards in support of early-career faculty” awarded by the National Science Foundation. Her award includes more than $500,000 to study streams and stream channels for five years.

February 14, 2017

ISU International Students Association to host International Night on Feb. 25

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s International Students Association will host International Night on Feb. 25 at 6 p.m. in the Pond Student Union Ballroom.

February 14, 2017

46th annual Frank Church Symposium March 2-3 focuses on the post-colonial state

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s International Affairs Council (IAC) will host the 46th annual Frank Church Symposium on March 2 and 3 on ISU’s campus.

February 14, 2017

Importance of temporary streams topic of Science Brew presentation Feb. 16

POCATELLO – The Sagebrush Steppe Land Trust’s “Science Brews – Conservation on Tap” at 5:30 p.m. Feb. 16 at Snake River Fly features hydrologist Sarah Godsey delivering a talk on the importance of temporary streams.

February 13, 2017

TrueBlue CEO Steven Cooper to Speak at the ISU College of Business Wells Fargo Speaker Series

POCATELLO – On Monday, March 6, Steven Cooper, CEO of TrueBlue will speak on behalf of the Idaho State University College of Business’s Wells Fargo Speaker Series Monday, March 6, at noon in Pond Student Union Wood River Room.

February 13, 2017

National pharmacy association names ISU-Meridian’s Glenda Carr its top student chapter advisor for 2017

MERIDIAN – Idaho State University Clinical Assistant Professor Dr. Glenda Carr is the American Pharmacists Association-Academy of Student Pharmacists’ Outstanding Chapter Advisor for 2017.

February 10, 2017

Idaho State University students to perform original work at ISU Dance in Concert

POCATELLO – Students in Idaho State University’s School of Performing Arts will perform original choreography at the ISU Dance in Concert production on Feb. 24, 25 and March 2, 3 and 4 in Frazier Hall’s Chick and Diane Bilyeu Theatre.

February 10, 2017

Idaho State University College of Business earns highest possible rating from accreditors

POCATELLO – In 1978, the Idaho State University College of Business became the first business school in Idaho to receive accreditation from the international Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). As of this week, its continuing standard of excellence was reaffirmed.

February 10, 2017

24th annual ISU Spaghetti Feed Feb. 24 to benefit the public and Make-a-Wish

POCATELLO –-The Idaho State University College of Pharmacy's 24th annual Spaghetti Feed will be held Friday, Feb. 24, at 6 p.m. in the Pond Student Union Ballroom.

February 10, 2017

ISU Career Fair set Feb. 15

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Career Center will host the Spring Career Fair Feb. 15 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Pond Student Union Ballroom.

February 10, 2017

College of Pharmacy Professor Rebecca Hoover receives national award

POCATELLO – Idaho State University pharmacy Clinical Assistant Professor Rebecca Hoover has been named as a recipient of the 2017 American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) New Investigator Award.

February 10, 2017

Idaho State University’s Nepalese Student Association to host Nepalese Night on Feb. 18

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Nepalese Student Association (NSA) will host its 11th annual Nepalese Night on Feb. 18 from 6 to 9 p.m. in the Pond Student Union Ballroom.

February 9, 2017

ISU accelerated nursing students apply classroom lesson to real world

MERIDIAN—Nursing students at the Idaho State University-Meridian Health Science Center spent a recent Thursday morning learning how to safely transport patients within a hospital setting.

February 9, 2017

Bengal Bridge provides college credits to new high school graduates at a reduced cost

POCATELLO – After spending the summer on Idaho State University’s campus, freshman Ethan Moore felt ready to take on the challenge of campus life.

February 9, 2017

ISU’s Kirk Long - future president of Mars begins work as StarTalk’s newest intern

POCATELLO – It was Kirk Long’s occupation as “Future President of Mars” that first caught astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson’s eye.

February 9, 2017

ISU researchers help preserve rich history of Grand Teton NP guides

POCATELLO – Following World War II the U.S. government had a plethora of surplus items leftover, including big “pontoon” rafts, some that were shipped to Grand Teton National Park. During the war, these rafts were tied together and tracks were laid across them so military vehicles could use these “pontoon bridges” to cross waterways.

February 8, 2017

Museum Masquerade benefit dinner set March 4

POCATELLO — Celebrate Mardi Gras with Idaho Museum of Natural History (IMNH) to raise funds for the upcoming exhibit “Be the Dinosaur.”

February 8, 2017

ISU to host discussion, film on Acoustic Ecology and Idaho Soundscapes on Feb. 23

POCATELLO – Several panelists from Idaho State University will host a discussion on Acoustic Ecology and Idaho Soundscapes on Feb. 23 from 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. in the Wood River Room of the Pond Student Union. Admission is free.

February 8, 2017

Philosophy for the Public continues with stoics lecture

POCATELLO – Visiting Idaho State University philosophy Professor Evan Rodriguez will give the presentation “You Can Chain My Leg, but Not My Prohairesis: Epictetus and Marcus Aurelius on the Stoic Art of Living” at 6 p.m. Feb. 15 at the College Market.

February 8, 2017

Idaho State University seeks feedback to improve Traumatic Brain Injury services in Idaho

Want to help chart the future of Traumatic Brain Injury services in Idaho? What services and supports do you need? Are they available in your community?

February 7, 2017

ISU Women of Color Association to host Valentine’s Day Scholarship Fundraiser Dinner

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Women of Color Association will host a Valentine’s Day Scholarship Fundraiser Dinner on Feb. 12 from 5 to 7 p.m. in the Pond Student Union Ballroom. Doors will open at 4:30 p.m.

February 7, 2017

Abby Latta named as ISU's Career Path Intern of the Month for February

POCATELLO - Abby Latta has been honored as the Idaho State University Career Path Intern of the month by the ISU Career Center.

February 7, 2017

ISU Rupp Debate Team hosts public debate Feb. 9 on United States lifting Cuban embargo

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Rupp Debate Team invites the general public and ISU students, faculty and staff to attend its spring semester public debate at 6 p.m. Feb. 9.

February 6, 2017

ISU library seeking donations for digital collection 'American Indian Histories and Cultures'

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Eli M. Oboler Library is seeking donations to purchase the digital collection “American Indian Histories and Cultures” for ISU.

February 6, 2017

ISU-Meridian biomedical lab installs new high-tech research tool

MERIDIAN - The College of Pharmacy at the Idaho State University-Meridian Health Science Center is home to a new high-tech tool designed to help scientists advance clinical and translational research at ISU.

February 6, 2017

ISU Occupational Therapy Assistant Program to host open house Feb. 9

POCATELLO — To celebrate the first cohort class of Idaho State University College of Technology’s occupational therapy assistant program, and to honor 100 years of occupational therapy as a profession, ISU will host an open house on Feb. 9 from 4 to 6 p.m. at the program’s laboratory in Owen-Redfield Hall on the ISU campus.

February 6, 2017

ISU Oboler Library to host reception for art department faculty and graduate students on Feb. 9

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Eli M. Oboler Library will host a public reception for ISU Art Department faculty and graduate students on Feb. 9 from 4:30 to 6 p.m. in the library's first floor art area.

ISU College of Arts and Letters raises over $100,000 at fourth annual New Year’s Eve Gala

February 2, 2017

ISU-Meridian’s Ryan Lindsay elected president of IPHA

February 1, 2017

Amy Grant Concert Rescheduled Due to Illness

January 30, 2017

New exhibit on medical history opening at Oboler Library, reception set Feb. 2

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Eli M. Oboler Library will host a month-long exhibit called “Malady: Physiological, Psychological, and Social Disease in 18th-Century Texts” that will have an opening reception 4:30-6 p.m. Feb. 2.

January 30, 2017

Idaho State University to present Humanities Café surrounding the role of art and dance in the community on Feb. 9

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s College of Arts and Letters will hold its third Humanities Café of the year on Feb. 9 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Pond Student Union Bengal Theater. The event will include dance performances and a discussion, led by dance professor Aaron Wood, about the role of art and dance in the community titled, “Dance and Embodied Activism.”

January 30, 2017

ISU Hispanic Awareness Leadership Organization to host Noche Latina: A Red Carpet Event on Feb. 4

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Hispanic Awareness Leadership Organization (HALO) will host Noche Latina: A Red Carpet Event on Feb. 4 at 6 p.m. at the Pond Student Union Ballroom.

January 30, 2017

Idaho State-Civic Symphony to host Valentine’s Day concert featuring Hubbard Street Dance Chicago

POCATELLO – Celebrate Valentine’s Day a little early with your special someone or a group of friends by enjoying dinner and the Symphony at the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center on Friday, Feb. 10.

January 27, 2017

30th annual ISU Jazz Fest to feature Cathlene Pineda Quartet Feb. 3 and 4

POCATELLO – The Los Angeles-based Cathlene Pineda Quartet will headline the 30th annual Idaho State University Jazz Fest on Friday, Feb 3, at the Portneuf Valley Brewery and Saturday, Feb. 4, at the Joseph C. and Cheryl H. Jensen Grand Concert Hall in the Stephens Performing Arts Center.

January 25, 2017

Irish Rovers to return to Pocatello to perform at ISU Feb. 14

POCATELLO – About 35 or 40 years ago, The Irish Rovers performed in Pocatello, and they’ll be back to perform at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 14 at the Idaho State University during the second year of the group’s 50th-anniversary tour.

January 25, 2017

ISU’s January Career Path Intern of the Month is Michael Beseris

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Michael Beseris was named the Career Path Intern (CPI) for the month of January by the ISU Career Center.

January 23, 2017

Tree Houses exhibit opening set Jan. 28 at Idaho Museum of Natural History

POCATELLO – Who’s living in the trees? Join the Idaho Museum of Natural History (IMNH) at Idaho State University from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Jan. 28 as it celebrates the opening of exhibit Tree Houses with several activities.

January 23, 2017

Free flu shots and basic physical exams offered at ISU/Ada County Health Screening Feb. 9

Basic physical and dental exams, flu shots while supplies last, and onsite testing for blood sugar levels and cholesterol are included in free services offered at a community health screening Thursday, Feb. 9, 4-7 p.m., at Whitney United Methodist Church, 3315 W. Overland Rd., in Boise.

January 23, 2017

Magician, comic, actor Michael Carbonaro coming to Pocatello Feb. 18

POCATELLO – East Idaho residents will have the opportunity to see “Magician of the Year” and truTV star Michael Carbonaro perform live at 8 p.m. Feb. 18 at the Idaho State University L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center.

January 23, 2017

ISU Library to host reception Feb. 9 for art department faculty, grad students

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Eli M. Oboler Library will host a free, public reception for ISU Art Department faculty and graduate students on Thursday, Feb. 9, from 4:30 to 6 p.m. in the library's first floor art area.

January 19, 2017

Jonny Fisher named “Idaho Business Leader of the Year"

Founder and Owner of Textbook Exchange is the 58th honoree.

January 18, 2017

Women’s March on Pocatello set Jan. 21

POCATELLO – The Women’s March on Pocatello will begin at 10 a.m. Jan. 21 in Caldwell Park.

January 18, 2017

Michael Fowlin to perform 'You Don’t Know Me Until You Know Me' Feb. 2 at ISU

POCATELLO – Clinical psychologist, actor and poet Michael Fowlin, better known as Mykee, will perform his one-man presentation “You Don’t Know Me Until You Know Me” on Feb. 2 at 7 p.m. at the Idaho State University Pond Student Union Ballroom.

January 18, 2017

Idaho State University 2017 Africa Night set Jan. 28 at Stephens Performing Arts Center

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Africa Student Association will present its annual Africa Night Jan. 28 at the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center.

January 18, 2017

Jan. 28 Fishing Derby at American Falls Reservoir's Sportsman’s Park features $500 first prize for trout,

POCATELLO – A fishing derby running 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Jan. 28 at Sportsman’s Park on the west side of American Falls Reservoir near Aberdeen features a $500 first-place cash prize for the largest trout and a $100 first-place cash prize for perch.

January 18, 2017

Mama Dragon, Debbie Glenn, to speak at Idaho State University Feb. 16

POCATELLO – Mama Dragon, Debbie Glenn, mother of Neon Trees lead singer Tyler Glenn, will speak at Idaho State University on Thursday, Feb. 16, from 4 to 6 p.m.

January 18, 2017

ISU National Girls and Women in Sports Day Events Scheduled for Jan. 26 and 28

POCATELLO - Idaho State University’s annual National Girls and Women in Sports Day is scheduled for 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 28, at Reed Gymnasium.

January 12, 2017

Idaho State University hosts Pharmacy Day, free health fair at the Idaho State Capitol Building Jan. 16

BOISE – Get your blood pressure checked, a flu shot and learn about diabetes prevention at the annual Pharmacy Day at the Capitol on Monday, January 16 at the Idaho State Capitol, 700 W. Jefferson St.

January 12, 2017

Seventh annual Celebrate Idaho State event set Feb. 1

POCATELLO – The seventh annual Celebrate Idaho State, a CommUniversity event, is set for Feb. 1, 4-7 p.m., in the Idaho State University Pond Student Union Building, and features more than 50 interactive booths with family activities.

January 11, 2017

Success of new early admission program at Idaho State University could soon spread

POCATELLO – Officials say a new pilot program for early admission to Idaho State University’s Department of Dental Hygiene is showing signs of success.

January 11, 2017

Irish Rovers to perform Feb. 14 at ISU Stephens Performing Arts Center

POCATELLO – Idaho State University “A Season of Note” will feature The Irish Rovers in concert at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 14 in the L.E. and Thelma Stephens Performing Arts Center.

January 11, 2017

Idaho State University end-of-term fall 2016 enrollment shows increase

POCATELLO – End-of-term fall 2016 enrollment at Idaho State University was 13,629, an increase of 60 students, or 0.4 percent, from last fall end-of-term enrollment.

January 10, 2017

ISU Anderson Center to present ‘Stalking with Technology – Protect Yourself’ seminar Jan. 31 in Rendezvous Complex

POCATELLO – Stalking prevention expert Jennifer Landhuis will deliver the seminar “Stalking with Technology – Protect Yourself” from 3 to 6 p.m. Jan. 31 in the Idaho State University Rendezvous Complex Suites A, B and C.

January 6, 2017

Amy Grant to perform Feb. 2 at ISU Stephens Performing Arts Center

POCATELLO – Grammy-award winning singer Amy Grant will perform at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 2 at the Idaho State University L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center as part of the “A Season of Note” series.

January 6, 2017

Pocatello Martin Luther King Jr. events include NAACP luncheon, fellowship service and ISU Martin Luther King Jr. march and program

POCATELLO — Pocatello community events planned honoring Martin Luther King Jr. Day include an NAACP luncheon on Jan. 14, a Portneuf Valley Interfaith Fellowship service on Jan. 15 and Idaho State University’s annual march and program on Jan. 16.

January 6, 2017

40-year anniversary of 1977 Idaho State University Elite 8 team

The team will be honored at halftime of the January 14 game vs. Idaho.

January 5, 2017

Researchers eye opening of ISU’s new Research Data Center

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s research community will soon have access to a new, state-of-the-art Research Data Center (RDC) in the Lillibridge Engineering Building.

 

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