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November 16, 2018

Idaho State University Cereal Bowl Breakfast Food Drive runs through December 3

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Leadership Development Cereal Bowl Breakfast Food Drive, benefiting Benny’s Pantry and sponsored by McNabb Grain, runs through Dec. 3 in Pocatello.

November 16, 2018

ISU to host Bengal Invitational on Nov. 30 and Dec. 1

POCATELLO – Idaho State University will host the Bengal Invitational on Nov. 30 and Dec. 1 in the Holt Arena.

November 16, 2018

Keith Weber named ISU Career Path Internship supervisor of the semester for fall 2018

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Career Path Internship program has announced that Keith Weber has been selected as the Fall 2018 CPI Supervisor of the Semester.

November 16, 2018

Idaho State-Civic Symphony Youth Orchestra to perform annual fall concert on Dec. 5  at 7:30 p.m.

POCATELLO – The Idaho State Civic-Symphony Youth Orchestra, under the direction of Julie Sorensen, invites all to attend its annual fall concert, featuring the area’s best music students, on Dec.  5 at 7:30 p.m. in the Jensen Grand Concert Hall in the Stephens Performing Arts Center.

November 16, 2018

ISU Theatre and Dance presents annual ISU Dance Concert on Dec. 6, 7 and 8

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Department of Theatre and Dance will present the annual ISU Dance Concert on Dec. 6, 7 and 8 at 7:30 p.m. in the Black Box Theatre at the Stephens Performing Arts Center.

November 15, 2018

Idaho State University’s Southeast Idaho Area Health Education Center welcomes 15 to brand new cohort of medical professional training

POCATELLO – The Southeast Idaho branch of Area Health Education Center (AHEC) will welcome a full class of health care student scholars in an orientation kick-off celebration this Friday, Nov. 16.

Idaho State University to hold eighth annual Tree Lighting Festival on Nov. 26

POCATELLO – Idaho State University will host its eighth annual Tree Lighting Festival on Nov. 26 at 7 p.m. in the Pond Student Union.

November 15, 2018

Morgan James Pocatello White to Blue Tour Concert Tickets Go on Sale Nov. 16

POCATELLO – General public tickets go on sale Nov. 16 for the Morgan James White to Blue Tour concert in Pocatello this March.

November 15, 2018

Dianne Piggott and Jodi Dunn are featured speakers at “Transgender Day of Resilience" at ISU Nov. 27

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Gender Resource Center will host speakers Dianne Piggott and Jodi Dunn addressing “Transgender Day of Resilience – A Personal Perspective of Being Transgender in 2018” from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Nov. 27 in the Pond Student Union Wood River Room.

November 15, 2018

Idaho State University announces 2018 National Outdoor Book Award winners

POCATELLO, Idaho – A race to reach the North and South Poles. A trip down the Arkansas River. An investigation of a murder deep within the Grand Canyon.  These and more are among the winners of 2018 National Outdoor Book Awards. 

November 14, 2018

College of Business Announces Acting Dean

November 13, 2018

Education Professor Receives Recertification for National Board Certified Teacher

November 12, 2018

Idaho State University Department of Counseling explores China in cultural immersion partnership

POCATELLO – A recent trip organized by the Idaho State University Department of Counseling gave a group of students, faculty and alumni the chance to study abroad in Chengdu and Beijing, China for a little over two weeks.

November 12, 2018

Mary Johnson named Idaho Business Leader of the Year by Idaho State University Alpha Kappa Psi

Owner of McDonald’s Pocatello-Chubuck is the 60th honoree.

November 12, 2018

Split decisions: Idaho State University debaters claim online honors

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Rupp Debate Society debaters narrowly missed the top berth Sunday at the Climb the Mountain Online Debate Tournament.  Bengal Debaters delivered second place in the final round of International Parliamentary Debate, and secured fifth place in the quarter finals as well. 

November 9, 2018

Idaho State University Professor Maria Wong's paper selected for National Institutes of Health Research Spotlights

POCATELLO – A recent paper by Idaho State University Professor Maria Wong has been selected by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for inclusion in its Research Spotlights series.

November 8, 2018

Petroleum Experts donate MOVE software worth nearly $1 million to Idaho State University geosciences department

POCATELLO – Petroleum Experts Limited has donated the equivalent of $980,000 in oil and gas software for use by the Idaho State University Department of Geosciences. The software will be used by ISU researchers working on a National Science Foundation Grant and for teaching of advanced graduate-level geosciences courses.

November 7, 2018

Idaho State University art students design mural as part of Pocatello Terry First Project

POCATELLO ­– Pocatello’s First Avenue is now home to larger-than-life hummingbirds and honeybees thanks to the work of Idaho State University Department of Art painting students.

November 7, 2018

Idaho State University and cities of Pocatello, Chubbuck to commemorate National Nurse Practitioner Week Nov. 11–17

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s College of Nursing will showcase the role of the nurse practitioner Nov. 11–17 as nurse practitioners across the country celebrate more than 50 years of practice during National Nurse Practitioner Week.

Idaho StateUniversity sophomore Lexie Halverson receives scholarship from Epilepsy Foundation of Idaho, excels at ISU

POCATELLO – Idaho State University sophomore Lexie Halverson received a scholarship from the Epilepsy Foundation of Idaho for the 2018-2019 school year that has helped her excel at ISU. 

November 6, 2018

Idaho State University business students perform well in D.A. Davidson Student Investment Program

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University College of Business student team participating in the D.A. Davidson Student Investment Program earned $4,732 with a portfolio that was well above the return for the S&P 500.

November 6, 2018

ISU Student Activities Board to host All Around the World Night on Nov. 9

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Student Activities Board will host All Around the World Night on Nov. 9 at 6:30 p.m. in the Pond Student Union Wood River Room.

November 5, 2018

ISU Law Club hosts nonpartisan #VoteTogether celebration 1-10 p.m. Nov. 6 in Rendezvous ABC Suites

The event is part of a national campaign to change the culture of voting and increase participation in the 2018 elections.

November 2, 2018

Free flu shots and basic physical exams offered at ISU/Ada County Health Screening Nov. 15

BOISE—Free flu shots while supplies last,  basic physical and dental exams, and onsite testing for blood sugar levels and cholesterol are included in free services offered at a free community health screening Thursday, Nov. 15, 4-7 p.m., at First Baptist Church, 607 N. 13th St., in Boise.

November 2, 2018

ISU and community volunteers pitch in Nov. 3 to “Rake a Difference” for the Pocatello Free Medical Clinic

POCATELLO – This Saturday, Nov. 3, from 9 a.m. to noon more than 60 volunteers from the Idaho State University Honors Program, Grace Lutheran Church, Holy Spirit Catholic Community, Wells Fargo Bank, the National Honor Societies of Highland and Century High Schools, and a myriad of other individuals and organizations will be raking lawns throughout Pocatello in exchange for donations to the Pocatello Free Medical Clinic.

November 2, 2018

Local businesses partner with Idaho Musuem of Natural History for a treasure hunt

POCATELLO – Using clues like “Bid Online & Live,” “Big or Small, We Tow Them All” and “Where ISU Starts its Day,” everyone is invited to join in a community Treasure Hunt to locate 10 natural history exhibits displayed in local businesses throughout Pocatello and Chubbuck.  

November 2, 2018

ISU sophomore Sierra Hart named CPI of the Month for work with Idaho Department of Fish and Game

POCATELLO – Sierra Hart, a sophomore Idaho State University biology and ecology major, has been named the November ISU Career Path Intern of Month by the ISU Career Center for her work with the Idaho Department of Fish and Game.

November 1, 2018

Muggle Magic back at the Idaho Museum of Natural History

POCATELLO – The public is invited to the Idaho Museum of Natural History at Idaho State University annual Muggle Magic Nov. 10 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

November 1, 2018

Idaho State announces interim vice president for research

POCATELLO—Idaho State University announced today that Scott Snyder, dean of the College of Science and Engineering, will serve as the interim vice president for research after Neels Van der Schyf retires at the end of the year. Snyder will continue in his capacity as dean during and after this interim appointment.

November 1, 2018

Proposed Faculty Senate Constitution Approved By ISU Faculty and President

Idaho State University’s faculty and President Kevin Satterlee have approved a new proposed Faculty Senate Constitution, the document that outlines the faculty’s role in shared governance at the University.

October 30, 2018

Idaho State University math department hosts competition that attracts ISU, prep teams

POCATELLO – The team of Idaho State University math students comprised of Caleb Monoran, Alex Gose-Eells and Rosetta Roberts earned an Outstanding Award at the SIMIODE SCUDEM III 2018 Modeling Challenge hosted by the ISU Department of Mathematics and Statistics on Saturday, Oct. 27.

October 26, 2018

Idaho State University debaters win second place at Portland tournament

PORTLAND, OREGON – Idaho State University’s Rupp Debate Society continued its season’s success of capturing top honors recently at the Hunt Classic Invitational Debate Tournament in Portland. 

October 26, 2018

ISU Theatre to present “Lilly’s Purple Plastic Purse”

POCATELLO -- Idaho State University’s Department of Theatre and Dance will present “Lilly’s Purple Plastic Purse,” a family-friendly children’s theatre production on Nov. 2, 3, 9 and 10 in the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center.

October 26, 2018

Visiting Writer David Wancyzk to visit Pocatello on Nov. 7

POCATELLO — On Wednesday, Nov. 7, Idaho State University’s Department of English and Philosophy will host visiting writer David Wanczyk, author of “Beep: Inside the Unseen World of Baseball for the Blind.”

October 26, 2018

Idaho State University to host Metropolitan Opera Auditions on Nov. 3

POCATELLO – Idaho State University is delighted to announce the 2018 Idaho/Montana District, Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions will be held Nov. 3 at 10 a.m. in the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center’s Joseph C. and Cheryl H. Jensen Grand Concert Hall.

October 25, 2018

ISU’s TRIO to host First-Generation Celebration Week Nov. 5-8

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s TRIO Access and Opportunity Programs will host First-Generation Celebration Week Nov. 5-8  to celebrate first-generation faculty, staff and students. 

October 25, 2018

Accounting Professor Bob Picard named TIAA Difference Maker

POCATELLO – Idaho State University accounting Professor Bob Picard was recently named a TIAA Difference Maker 100 Honoree for his work with area nonprofit organizations including serving as the corporate treasurer and a board member of Health West, Inc., a community health center consisting of nine health clinics serving Southeast Idaho.

October 24, 2018

Idaho State University Associate Professor Karen Hartman publishes research in International Journal of Sport Communication

POCATELLO – If you’re in a crisis, it is best to tell the media your problem before journalists find out. That’s what Prof. Karen Hartman and her co-author, Travis Bell (University of South Florida), found in their research published in the latest volume of the International Journal of Sport Communication.

October 24, 2018

Hundreds of students explore the health sciences at ISU-Meridian’s Health Science Experience Night

MERIDIAN — Some 450 people—including 240 high school and college students—attended the Idaho State University-Meridian Health Science Experience Night and Pharmacy Open House Oct. 23.

October 24, 2018

ISU Diversity Resource Center to host Diversity Week Oct. 29 – Nov. 2  

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Diversity Resource Center will host Diversity Week from Oct. 29 to Nov. 2.

October 24, 2018

48th annual ISU Women’s Club Holiday Fair is Nov. 9 and 10

POCATELLO – The 48th annual Idaho State University Women’s Club Holiday Fair will be held Nov. 9 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Nov. 10 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the ISU Pond Student Union Ballroom.

October 24, 2018

ISU African Student Association to host African Night on Oct. 27

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s African Student Association will host African Night on Oct. 27 at 6 p.m. in the Pond Student Union Ballroom.

October 22, 2018

Grifols Biomat Scholarship awarded to Curt Remington, pharmacy student from Rexburg

POCATELLO – Curt Remington, an Idaho State University Doctor of Pharmacy class of 2020 candidate from Rexburg, is the first recipient of the Grifols Biomat Scholarship that has been awarded at Idaho State University. 

October 22, 2018

Idaho State University Diversity Resource Center partners with new ISU Intercultural Competence Laboratory

POCATELLO – The new Idaho State University Cultural Competence Laboratory is partnering with the ISU Diversity Resource Center and will be housed with it in the Rendezvous Complex.

October 22, 2018

Presentation on Japanese religions set Nov. 1 at Pond Student Union

POCATELLO – Japanese religions are the topic of the Idaho State University Japanese Club presentation by ISU philosophy Instructor William McCurdy from 4 to 6 p.m. Nov. 1 in the Pond Student Union Clearwater Room.

October 22, 2018

Nov. 1 reception helps ISU Oboler Library Celebrate 110 Years in GPO’s Federal Depository Library Progra

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Eli M. Oboler Library will have a reception from 5 to 7 p.m. Nov. 1 to celebrate 110 years in the U.S. Government Publishing Office’s Federal Depository Library Program (FDLP).

October 22, 2018

“Artists in Wonderland” theme for ISU’s annual New Year’s Eve Gala

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University College of Arts and Letters announced that “Artists in Wonderland” is the theme for the sixth annual New Year’s Eve Gala on Dec. 31.

October 22, 2018

ISU A Season of Note presents Jim Witter’s Fire and Rain Musical Journey on Nov. 17 at Stephens Center

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s A Season of Note will present Jim Witter’s Fire and Rain Musical Journey at 7:30 p.m. on Nov. 17 in the ISU Stephens Performing Arts Center Jensen Grand Concert Hall.

October 18, 2018

African roots of jazz topic of Oct. 24 ISU Humanities Café at Portneuf Valley Brewery

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Department of History will present the Humanities Café “The African Roots of Jazz Music” at 5:30 p.m. Oct. 24 at the Portneuf Valley Brewery in Pocatello.

October 18, 2018

ISU Bengal Theatre will provide captioned movies every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s American Sign Language (ASL) club, along with the Bengal Theatre, have come together to offer closed-captioned movies three nights a week.

October 18, 2018

ISU Physics and Pocatello Kiwanis to host a Haunted Science Lab Oct. 27

POCATELLO – Idaho State University Physics, the Kiwanis Club of Pocatello and the ISU Society of Physics Students will host a Haunted Science Laboratory exhibit open to the public on Saturday, Oct. 27, from 4 to 9 p.m. in the in the ISU Eames Center.

October 17, 2018

Idaho State University fall enrollment total headcount is 12,387; University sees 5.6 percent increase in Idaho resident freshmen

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s total student enrollment headcount for the Fall 2018 Census Day was 12,387, a 2.5 percent decline in undergraduate students and a 0.8 percent increase in graduate students.

October 16, 2018

Rick Alexander, quality and support manager at ON Semiconductor to speak at the ISU College of Business Wells Fargo Speaker Series

POCATELLO – On Monday, Nov. 5, Rick Alexander, quality and support manager at ON Semiconductor, will speak on behalf of the Idaho State University College of Business’s Wells Fargo Speaker Series.

October 15, 2018

Idaho State University to host 11th annual Bootacular event on Oct. 23

POCATELLO – Idaho State University Student Activities Board and clubs will host their 11th annual Bootacular event on Oct. 23 in the Pond Student Union Ballroom from 6 to 8 p.m.

October 15, 2018

ISU P.E.A.C.E. Club co-sponsors Dinner for the Displaced Oct. 18

POCATELLO – The Dinner for the Displaced to benefit a supporting medical team at the Moria Refugee Camp in Greece will be held at 6 p.m. Oct. 18 at the First Presbyterian Church in Pocatello.

October 15, 2018

Idaho State University spring 2019 registration begins Nov. 5; Be Advised, Declare Your Major programs available

POCATELLO – Idaho State University Central Academic Advising continues its Be Advised and Declare Your Major campaigns and reminds students that spring registration begins Nov. 5-12, depending on class level.

October 15, 2018

Idaho State-Civic Symphony to present annual Halloween Family Concert VIDEO GAMES FAVORITES! on Oct. 27

POCATELLO -- The Idaho State-Civic Symphony will bring video games favorites to life during its annual Halloween Family Concert on Oct. 27 in the Idaho State University L. E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center.

October 15, 2018

Super STEM Girl Conference set Oct. 16 at Idaho State University

POCATELLO –  The second annual Super STEM Girl Conference will run from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Oct. 16 in the ISU Pond Student Union and is sponsored the Idaho State University Center for New Directions.

October 15, 2018

Rituraj Yadav makes mark on world with help of Career Center

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Career Center helps many students achieve their career aspirations, but for ISU junior Rituraj Yadav, the Career Center did more than that, helping him to land research internships and co-found two companies, NariHub and CigRed.

October 12, 2018

New grant writer Mary van Muelken focused on research initiatives joins the Kasiska Division of Health Sciences 

POCATELLO – Mary van Muelken, a grant writer whose efforts will be dedicated to coordinating research funding for a variety of projects, has joined the Kasiska Division of Health Sciences at Idaho State University.

October 11, 2018

ISU Professor Naomi Velasquez named Idaho Art Educator of the Year

POCATELLO – Naomi Velasquez, Idaho State University Department of Art professor and chair, has been named the 2018-19 Idaho Art Educator of the Year and the Higher Education Art Educator of the Year by the Idaho Art Education Association.

October 11, 2018

ISU to present 33rd annual ISU Choral Invitational Festival with concert on Oct. 20  

POCATELLO –  Idaho State University will host 11 high school choirs and an internationally-recognized director during its 33rd annual ISU Choral Invitational Festival on Oct. 19 and 20 in the Stephens Performing Arts Center.

October 11, 2018

ISU/CAES Professor Leslie Kerby's team wins IEEE Big Data, IEEE Brain Hackathon at international conference in Tokyo

IDAHO FALLS – Idaho State University and Center for Advanced Energy Studies Assistant Professor Leslie Kerby was on the winning team of the IEEE Big Data, IEEE Brain Hackathon at COMPSAC 2018 in Tokyo, Japan.

October 10, 2018

Idaho State University will induct seven into Sports Hall of Fame

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Office of Alumni Relations and ISU Alumni Association will induct seven new members into the Sports Hall of Fame on Oct. 27.

October 10, 2018

Idaho State University Family Weekend is Oct. 26-27

POCATELLO – Make your family part of the Bengal family! Idaho State University Family Weekend will be held Oct. 26-27. The University is inviting all ISU students to include their family members in this annual fall tradition that includes football, tailgating, cultural activities and other entertainment.

October 10, 2018

ISU Student Activities Board to host Bootober Bingo; grand prize is 49-inch TV

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Student Activities Board will host Bootober Bingo on Oct. 16 in the Pond Student Union Ballroom at 7 p.m.

October 10, 2018

ISU African Student Association to host African Night on Oct. 27

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s African Student Association will host African Night on Oct. 27 at 6 p.m. in the Pond Student Union Ballroom.

October 10, 2018

Idaho State University to host Senior Health and Wellness Symposium Oct. 19

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Kasiska Division of Health Sciences will host the Senior Health and Wellness Symposium from 9 a.m. to noon Oct. 19 at the Pocatello Senior Activity Center.

October 10, 2018

Renewal of Idaho State University-University of Idaho rivalry energizes Bengals

POCATELLO – From many different quarters, not just on the football field, Idaho State University’s renewal of play against in-state rival the University of Idaho resulted in big dividends for the Bengal Nation and Idaho sports as a whole.

October 9, 2018

Idaho State University to host Senior Health and Wellness Symposium, a one-of-a-kind event for Treasure Valley area seniors, Oct. 19

MERIDIAN – The Idaho State University Kasiska Division of Health Sciences will host the ISU Senior Health and Wellness Symposium from 9 a.m. to noon Oct. 19 at the Boise Senior Center.

October 8, 2018

ISU Health Science Experience Night, Pharmacy Open House set for Oct. 23 in Meridian

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 Pharmacy Open House, Tuesday, Oct. 23, 5-7:30 p.m.

October 5, 2018

Free flu shots and basic physical exams offered at ISU/Ada County health screening Oct. 18

BOISE – Free flu shots while supplies last, 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. 18, 4-7 p.m., at Garfield Elementary School, 1914 Broadway Ave., in Boise. 

October 5, 2018

Pocatello Ski Swap to be held on Nov. 2 and 3

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Cooperative Wilderness Handicapped Outdoor Group, in conjunction with Pocatello Ski Association, Pebble Creek Junior Race Team and Pebble Creek Ski Patrol, will host the Pocatello Ski Swap on Nov. 2 from 6 to 10 p.m. and Nov. 3 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

October 5, 2018

Idaho State University’s Rupp Debate Society performs well at Twin Falls debate tournament

TWIN FALLS – Idaho State University’s Rupp Debate Society placed first and third in two Individual event categories and narrowly missed the final bracket in debate at the College of Southern Idaho recently.  

October 2, 2018

ISU new faculty writers to present creative works on Oct. 18

POCATELLO —Idaho State University’s new faculty writers, Mari Christmas and J. Reuben Appelman, will read from their creative works on Oct. 18 in a Welcome-to-ISU Reading hosted by ISU’s Department of English and Philosophy.

October 2, 2018

ISU Theatre and Dance to present romantic comedy “First Date” Oct. 19-20 in Hailey, sponsored by Bill and Linda Potter

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Department of Theatre and Dance will present Alan Zachary and Michael Weiner’s romantic comedy “First Date” in Hailey on Oct. 19 and 20 at The Community Campus.

October 2, 2018

ISU Career Path Intern of the Month Lucas Rosa works with Idaho State Police on drone program

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s October Career Path Intern of the Month is junior Lucas Rosa, an intern with the College of Technology, pursuing a degree in the Unmanned Aerial Systems Associate of Applied Science program.

October 2, 2018

ISU Department of Physics/College of Science and Engineering outreach program excels

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University  Department of Physics Outreach Program in the College of Science and Engineering reached 13,680 people last year, and hopes to reach more in the coming years. 

October 1, 2018

ISU Phi Kappa Phi Chapter 10 to host Fall Scholarly Lecture by Donna Lybecker on Sustainability on Oct. 17

POCATELLO – “Are people willing to pay or willing to do? Sustainability in Ireland and the United States” is the topic of the Idaho State University Phi Kappa Phi Chapter 110 Fall Scholarly Lecture at 7 p.m. Oct. 17.

October 1, 2018

 ISU Honors Program student Caleb Renner excels at NASA summer internship

POCATELLO – Caleb Renner, a junior in the Idaho State University Honors Program, earned a summer internship at the NASA Ames Research Center in California to work on his project titled “Porosity and Permeability of Basaltic Rocks and their Alteration States: Implications for the Habitability of Microbial Life in Volcanic Rocks on Earth and Mars.”

September 28, 2018

Idaho State University ranked first in Idaho for serving black students

POCATELLO – Idaho State University was ranked first in Idaho for serving black students according to a report from the University of Southern California’s Race and Equity Center.

September 28, 2018

ISU President’s Holiday Card Art Contest features $1,000 first prize; submissions are due on Oct. 10

POCATELLO – Idaho State University is holding its annual President’s Holiday Card Art Contest. All entries must be turned into the Office of Marketing and Communications by 5 p.m. on Oct. 10.

September 27, 2018

Art of Roy Reynolds at ISU’s Oboler Library beginning Oct. 1

POCATELLO – An exhibition of oil paintings by renowned artist Roy Reynolds opens Oct. 1 at Idaho State University's Oboler Library, at 850 S. Ninth in Pocatello, and a reception for the artist is set 5-6 p.m. Nov. 14.

September 25, 2018

ISU Bengal debaters win online tournament

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Rupp Debate Society team delivered another first-place win Sept. 23 in competition at the Northwest Parliamentary Roundup Debate Tournament.

September 25, 2018

Volunteers needed for ISU’s 2018 Haunted Science Lab

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Physics Department is looking for volunteers to help with its Haunted Science Lab Oct. 9 – 27.

September 25, 2018

ISU Women’s Club Fall Social to be held on Oct. 3

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Women’s Club will hold its fall social on Oct. 3 in the ISU Pond Student Union Bengal Café from 2 to 4 p.m.

September 25, 2018

Idaho State University supporters Park and Sharon Price donate to newly established endowment for the humanities

POCATELLO – Longtime Idaho State University donors and supporters Park and Sharon Price, have established a planned gift to the College of Arts and Letters’ Endowment for the Humanities.

September 25, 2018

Annie Pike Greenwood Collection exhibit on display at Oboler Library during month of October

POCATELLO –­ During October, selections from the Annie Pike Greenwood Collection will be on display at the Idaho State University Eli M. Oboler Library, and a reception for the display will be held at 5 p.m. Oct. 18 on the library’s first floor.

September 24, 2018

Idaho State University Department of Counseling is first to receive Association for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Issues in Counseling Award

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Department of Counseling received the very first Association for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Issues in Counseling (ALGBTIC) 2018 Conference Award. The newly created ALGBTIC award is presented biennially to a counseling program that has demonstrated a commitment to the promotion of LGBTQQIA+ awareness and affirmation.

September 24, 2018

ISU Diversity Resource Center to host Diversity Brown Bags in October

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Diversity Resource Center will host Diversity Brown Bags on Oct. 3 and 31. Students are invited to come listen to presentations and share a lunch.

September 24, 2018

ISU Central Academic Advising to hold Majors and Minors Fair on Oct. 11

POCATELLO – Idaho State University Central Academic Advising will hold a Majors and Minors Fair on Oct. 11 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Pond Student Union Ballroom.

September 21, 2018

2018 Idaho State University Homecoming award recipients announced; Alumni Recognition Dinner set Sept. 28 at 6 p.m.

POCATELLO – Idaho State University will honor current faculty, alumni and supporters with awards during the half time of the 2018 Homecoming game on Sept. 29 at Holt Arena.

September 21, 2018

ISU researchers seek adults 60 and older for research studies

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Laboratory of Aging Science and Health has multiple active studies currently and is seeking adults 60 years and older to participate in them.

September 21, 2018

Dino camp teens help create new model of Idaho dinosaur on display at Idaho Museum of Natural History beginning Sept. 22

POCATELLO – The new Idaho Dinosaur Exhibit, opening Sept. 22 at the Idaho Museum of Natural History, was created in large part by children age 11 to 15 who participated in Dino Camps hosted this summer by the museum.

September 20, 2018

ISU Credit Union donates $1,000 to support Sexual Harassment Training Program for Athletic Training Education Program

September 20, 2018

ISU to host service learning forum on Sept. 27

POCATELLO – Idaho State University will host a forum on service learning across disciplines on Sept. 27 from 4 to 7 p.m., in the Pond Student Union Wood and Little Wood River Rooms.

September 20, 2018

Sharks of Idaho are coming home to Idaho Museum of Natural History

POCATELLO – The wicked and weird Buzzsaw Sharks of Idaho are coming home to the Idaho Museum of Natural History on the Idaho State University Pocatello campus.

September 20, 2018

ISU faculty publish research on how to use narrative when navigating a crisis

September 20, 2018

ISU Gender Resource Center presents speaker Natalie Perry to commemorate National Coming Out Day

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Gender Resource Center will host speaker Natalie Perry on Oct. 10 from 5:30 to 7 p.m.. in the Pond Student Union Wood River Rooms.

September 20, 2018

ISU-Meridian team screens 100 people for traumatic brain injury

BOISE—Idaho State University-Meridian senior research associate Russell Spearman and his volunteer team screened more than 100 people for traumatic brain injury or TBI at the AMEN Free Clinic in Boise, Sept. 12-14.

ISU Credit Union donates $1,000 to support sexual harassment training program for athletic training education program

POCATELLO – Idaho State University Credit Union donated $1,000 to support a sexual harassment training program that will be implemented in the ISU athletic training program by Dani Moffit.

September 19, 2018

ISU Theatre and Dance to present romantic comedy “First Date” in Hailey and Pocatello

POCATELLO – In its first production of the season, Idaho State University’s Department of Theatre and Dance will present the romantic comedy “First Date” directed by new ISU faculty member Joel Shura.

September 19, 2018

A Season of Note presents Postmodern Jukebox on Oct. 6 at Stephens Center

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s A Season of Note will present Postmodern Jukebox at 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 6 in the ISU Stephens Performing Arts Center Jensen Grand Concert Hall.

September 19, 2018

ISU Outdoor Adventure Center yurt open for rental reservations Oct. 1, occupancy Nov. 1

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Outdoor Adventure Center (OAC) yurt rentals will be open for the season starting Nov. 1, reservations can be made starting Oct. 1.

September 19, 2018

Idaho State debate opens season with multiple honors

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Rupp Debate Society team battled to the top at its season opener tournament. The Bengals earned first and third of the top four spots in the team competition, and two of the top-10 ranks for individual speaker quality.

September 19, 2018

ISU intern Adrienne Petrovic helps Idaho National Laboratory publish ‘A Parent’s Guide to STEM’

Idaho National Laboratory has published “A Parent’s Guide to STEM,” a resource available to parents in both English and Spanish, that was a project led by INL summer intern Adrienne Petrovic, a sophomore at Idaho State University.

September 18, 2018

$20 Million Idaho research award focuses on genetics of rainbow trout, sagebrush

MOSCOW, Idaho – The University of Idaho will share a $20 million award from the National Science Foundation (NSF) with Idaho State University and Boise State University to support research aimed at uncovering and predicting how rainbow trout and sagebrush adjust to changing environments.

September 13, 2018

I Love ISU scholarship campaign benefits people like fifth-generation ISU student Cal Norby

POCATELLO — The annual I Love ISU scholarship campaign, which concluded Sept. 13, gives to local students who love Idaho State University. A case in point is Callan ‘Cal’ Norby, a 20-year-old, fifth-generation ISU student from Pocatello who is a junior majoring in chemistry with a minor in mathematics.

September 13, 2018

I Love ISU scholarship campaign exceeds goal, raises $280,285 for Idaho student scholarships

POCATELLO — The 2018 annual I Love ISU scholarship campaign concluded Thursday, Sept. 13, raising $280,285.63 in pledges for scholarships for Idaho students.

September 13, 2018

Idaho State University Eli M. Oboler Library celebrates 110 years in GPO’s Federal Depository Library Program  

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Eli M. Oboler Library celebrates 110 years in the U.S. Government Publishing Office’s Federal Depository Library Program (FDLP).

September 13, 2018

ISU Oboler Library Homecoming events include book sale and exhibits 

POCATELLO – The Eli M. Oboler Library at Idaho State University will hold several events during ISU Homecoming on Saturday, Sept. 29, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

September 13, 2018

President of American Society for Civil Engineers Kristina Swallow to participate in presentations at ISU on Sept. 18

POCATELLO – Kristina Swallow, national president of the American Society of Civil Engineers, will be featured in two presentations at Idaho State University on Sept. 18.

September 12, 2018

Idaho State University Homecoming events set Sept. 22-29

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Homecoming 2018 will celebrate a variety of Alumni Association and Associated Students of ISU Student Activity Board events Sept. 22-29, culminating with the Homecoming Parade at 9:30 a.m. and football game at 2:35 p.m. in Holt Arena on Saturday, Sept. 29.

September 12, 2018

Idaho State University’s annual CarFit event is Sept. 24 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 12, 2018

I Love ISU Scholarship Celebration set 5 to 7 p.m. Sept. 13 in PSUB Ballroom

POCATELLO — The 2018 annual I Love ISU Campaign Celebration and Pocatello/Chubbuck Business After Hours will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 13, in the Idaho State University Pond Student Union Ballroom.

September 12, 2018

Idaho State University Associate Dean Bill Woodhouse becomes president of Idaho Medical Association

POCATELLO – Dr. Bill Woodhouse, associate dean for Idaho State University Graduate Medical Education and Professional Relations for the Kasiska Division of Health Sciences, has recently been installed as the president of the Idaho Medical Association.

September 12, 2018

The Idaho Museum of Natural History joins Smithsonian Magazine's 14th annual Museum Day

Free admission on Sept. 22 with a downloadable Museum Day ticket; See the unveiling of the Idaho’s Dinosaur Exhibit!

September 12, 2018

Student Global Leadership Program features leadership seminars and a 10-day European trip in May 2019

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 10-day trip to Europe.

September 12, 2018

Ryan Sargent named Idaho State University director of Alumni Relations

POCATELLO – Ryan Sargent has been named the Idaho State University director of Alumni Relations.

September 7, 2018

Idaho State-Civic Symphony season opener set for Sept. 21, preconcert tailgate dinner available

POCATELLO ­­– Celebrate the kickoff of the Idaho State-Civic Symphony’s 2018-19 season on Sept. 21 at 7:30 p.m. in the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center Jensen Grand Concert Hall.

September 7, 2018

$20,000 made available for non-STEM ISU students for research travel

POCATELLO – An additional $20,000 for research travel funds are now available to Idaho State University students in non-science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields.

September 7, 2018

Free flu shots and basic physical exams offered at ISU/Ada County Health Screening Sept. 20

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, Sept. 20, 4-7 p.m., at Whittier Elementary School, 301 N. 29th St., in Boise.

September 7, 2018

ISU September Career Path Intern of the Month is Megan Poe

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Career Path September Intern of the Month is Megan Poe, who worked with the Lunch and Play program partnership between School District 25 and Portneuf Health Trust.

September 6, 2018

ISU graduate student James Norris to present overview of neutrino experiment at Weber State University on Oct. 17

POCATELLO – Idaho State University graduate student James Norris has been invited to present “An Overview of the Deep Underground Neutrino Experiment (DUNE)” at Weber State University on Oct. 17 from 1:30 to 2:20 p.m.

September 6, 2018

Idaho State University biological sciences, geosciences faculty contribute to new book on Cutthroat Trout

POCATELLO – Idaho State University biological sciences professor Ernest Keeley, associate professor Janet Loxterman and affiliate faculty Kitty Griswold, and geosciences professor Paul Link have contributed to the new book Cutthroat Trout: Evolutionary Biology and Taxonomy.

September 6, 2018

Chuck Peterson presentation "Photographing the Snakes of Idaho" set Sept. 19 at  ISU Library

POCATELLO – In conjunction with his photography exhibit in the Idaho State University Oboler Library, ISU biological sciences Professor Chuck Peterson will offer a free public presentation, "Photographing the Snakes of Idaho," in the Library’s Black Rock Commons area on Wednesday, Sept. 19 at 7 p.m.

September 6, 2018

ISU Wellness Center to host Wellness Fair on Sept. 19

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Wellness Center will host the Healthy Bengal Wellness Fair on Sept. 19 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Rendezvous Complex Atrium.

September 6, 2018

Idaho’s first medical school hosts ribbon cutting, celebrates partnership with ISU

MERIDIAN, Idaho —Several hundred people gathered on the Idaho State University-Meridian campus Sept. 5 to tour the new Idaho College of Osteopathic Medicine and listen to remarks from educators, community leaders and founders of the state’s first medical school.

September 5, 2018

Free community hearing screenings at Idaho State University-Meridian begin Sept. 13

MERIDIAN – Get your hearing checked for free at a series of screenings starting Thursday, Sept. 13, 3-6 p.m., at the Speech and Language Clinic at Idaho State University-Meridian, 1311 E. Central Drive.

September 5, 2018

ISU Diversity Resource Center to host Diversity Brown Bags in September

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Diversity Resource Center will host Diversity Brown Bags on Sept. 5, 6, and 11. Students are invited to come listen to presentations and share a lunch.

September 4, 2018

Idaho State Vice President for Research Announces Retirement

September 4, 2018

Adult pneumonia immunizations save lives

POCATELLO – According to national research from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), less than 67 percent of adults age 65 or older received their pneumoniavaccination in 2016. In Southeast Idaho, 57 percent of Medicare beneficiaries have never received a pneumonia vaccination, putting them at risk for serious illness and hospitalization.

August 30, 2018

Idaho State names Pauline Thiros interim athletic director

POCATELLO—Idaho State University has named Pauline Thiros interim athletic director.

August 30, 2018

ISU Homecoming Parade Sep. 29; entry deadline is Sept. 19 to avoid late fee

POCATELLO – Registration is open for the Idaho State University 2018 Homecoming Parade that will be held on Saturday, Sept. 29.

August 30, 2018

Pocatello Pump climbing competition/festival celebrating 37th year at Pocatello’s Ross Park Sept. 15 and 16

POCATELLO – The oldest rock climbing competition in the United States is returning for its 37th year Sept. 15 and 16.

August 30, 2018

Kids and middle-aged to older adults sought for ISU psychology study

POCATELLO – Kids and middle-aged to older adults are being sought for a decision-making study in the Idaho State University Department of Psychology.

August 28, 2018

Idaho State-Civic Symphony announces 2018-2019 schedule featuring Idaho artists and music

POCATELLO— Tickets are now on sale for the Idaho State-Civic Symphony’s 2018-2019 season featuring guest artists and music related to Idaho culture.

August 28, 2018

ISU Museum of  Natural History researchers receive grant to digitally collect 50 of the world’s largest animals

POCATELLO – Whales, elephants and bears, oh my! – A team of scientific Noahs at the Idaho Museum of Natural History at Idaho State University has been tasked to digitally collect the skeletons of 50 of the largest animals in the world.

August 28, 2018

Idaho State University’s CW HOG to hold 37th annual Pig Out Sept. 15

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Cooperative Wilderness Handicapped Outdoor Group (CW HOG) is celebrating its 37th anniversary Pig Out dinner and picnic on Sept. 15.

August 28, 2018

ISU's Jenifer Reader elected President Elect of the Phi Upsilon Omicron National Honor Society

POCATELLO ­– One of Idaho State University’s newest faculty members in dietetics, Jenifer Reader,  has been elected as President Elect of the Phi Upsilon Omicron (Phi U) National Honor Society.

August 27, 2018

Idaho State University Department of Theatre and Dance announces 2018-19 season

POCATELLO – From a musical comedy to a children’s play to a modern dance concert to a drama, Idaho State University’s Department of Theatre and Dance will bring a wide selection of productions to the Southeast Idaho community during the 2018-2019 season.           

August 24, 2018

ISU-Meridian’s NSSLHA Chapter awarded national honor for raising awareness about communication disorders

MERIDIAN—The National Student Speech Language Hearing Association has awarded the NSSLHA Chapter at Idaho State University-Meridian with 2018 Gold Chapter Honors.

August 23, 2018

Longtime ISU College of Nursing faculty Nancy Renn to be honored with “Distinguished Lifetime Career in Nursing” award  

POCATELLO - Nurse Leaders of Idaho will honor Idaho State University College of Nursing Interim Dean Nancy Renn with their most prestigious award in a ceremony on Sept. 13 in Boise.

August 23, 2018

2018 I Love ISU Campaign kicks off Aug. 31 at Bengal football game

POCATELLO – The 36th I Love ISU Campaign kicks off with fun and football at 5 p.m. Aug. 31 with a tailgate celebration and ribbon-cutting on the ICCU Practice Field, prior to the Idaho State University football game against Western State Colorado University.

August 21, 2018

Idaho State University Honors Program features new director Shannon Nawotniak

POCATELLO – Making the Idaho State University Honors Program, the premier honors program in Idaho, more visible and strengthening collaborations across campus are among the goals new director Shannon Kobs Nawotniak has for the program.

August 21, 2018

ISU piano instructor Mark Neiwirth receives Idaho Governor’s Award in the Arts

POCATELLO -- Idaho State University piano instructor Mark Neiwirth has received a prestigious Idaho Governor's Award in the Arts for Excellence in the Arts.

August 21, 2018

Nominations now open for “Idaho Business Leader of the Year” recognition event celebrating 60th anniversary in 2019

 POCATELLO – Nominations are now open for the “Idaho Business Leader of the Year.”

August 21, 2018

A Season of Note presents An Evening with Three Dog Night Sept. 12 at Stephens Center

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s A Season of Note will present An Evening with Three Dog Night at 7:30 p.m. Sep. 12 in the ISU Stephens Performing Arts Center Jensen Grand Concert Hall.

August 20, 2018

ISU Institute of Rural Health seeks comment on statewide traumatic brain injury plan

MERIDIAN—Idaho State University’s Institute of Rural Health has received a $450,000 grant from the federal Administration for Community Living to continue the development of a statewide action plan to address the needs of citizens living with a traumatic brain injury or TBI.

August 17, 2018

How thick is the skin of the earth? Idaho State University researchers discover a simple empirical model to predict soil thickness

POCATELLO –A team of Idaho State University researchers working at the Reynolds Creek Critical Zone Observatory in partnership with the USDA Agricultural Research Service has discovered a simple method for predicting the spatial distribution of soil thickness across a landscape.

August 16, 2018

Public can view live exploration of underwater volcanoes from study that involves ISU researchers looking at possibility of life on Saturn moon 

POCATELLO – The public and educators can join Idaho State University geosciences Associate Professor Shannon Kobs Nawotniak as researchers from NASA, NOAA and other partners explore the possibility of life on one of Saturn’s moons by sending unmanned submersibles down to study volcanoes on the Pacific Ocean’s sea floor.

August 15, 2018

Idaho Entrepreneurship Challenge underway on ISU’s campus

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Center for Entrepreneurship and Economic Development (CEED) is once again leading a group of students in the Idaho Entrepreneurship Challenge who will prepare for the U.S. Bank Pitch-off Contest this fall and then try to compete for $100,000 in prize money next spring.

August 15, 2018

Biological sciences major Cody Feldman is ISU Career Path Intern of the Month for August

POCATELLO – Cody Feldman has been named the Idaho State University Career Path Intern for the month of August by the ISU Career Center.

August 15, 2018

ISU New Students March through the Arch Aug. 19

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University New Student March through the Arch will be held beginning at 5 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 19, at Reed Gymnasium.

August 15, 2018

Free Wi-Fi and Central Computer lab access

Beginning this fall, connecting to the campus Wi-Fi will be free for all registered Idaho State University students.

August 13, 2018

Reception for “Snakes of Idaho” photographer Chuck Peterson set Aug. 28; presentation set Sept. 19

POCATELLO – A reception is scheduled from 5 to 6 p.m. Aug. 28 for Idaho State University biological sciences Professor Charles Peterson whose photography exhibit “Snakes of Idaho” is on display in the Eli M. Oboler Library through Sept. 28 in the library’s first floor art exhibit area. 

August 13, 2018

Idaho State University’s Part-Time Job and Internship Fair set Aug. 29

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Career Center will host the Part-time Job and Internship Fair on Aug. 29 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Pond Student Union Ballroom in Pocatello.

August 13, 2018

Five ISU alumni unite to raise money for music scholarships at Aug. 24 benefit

POCATELLO –Five Idaho State University alumni will collaborate in a benefit recital on Aug. 24 at 7:30 p.m. in Goranson Hall in the Fine Arts Building.

August 13, 2018

ISU Communiversity’s ninth annual “Welcome Back Orange and Black” set 4-7 p.m. Monday Aug. 20

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 ninth annual Welcome Back Orange and Black from 4 to 7 p.m. Aug. 20 at the Old Town Pocatello Pavilion.

August 10, 2018

ISU College of Business hires former hospital CEO Doug Crabtree as new Executive in Residence

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University College of Business is excited to bring in its first Executive in Residence, Doug Crabtree, to the health care administration programs.

August 10, 2018

ISU engineering teams with Idaho Transportation Department on testing low-cost, high-quality concrete used for bridge construction

POCATELLO­ – Idaho State University civil engineers and the Idaho Transportation Department (ITD) are teaming up on the second phase of testing of a new type of concrete material that will be installed between girders on a Highway 36 bridge over the Bear River near Preston.

August 10, 2018

Idaho Museum of Natural History to host StarFest 2018 Aug. 17 on Bartz Field

POCATELLO – Participants will have the opportunity to stargaze when the Idaho Museum of Natural History at Idaho State University will host its first-ever StarFest from 7:30 to 11 p.m. Aug. 17 at Bartz Field located on upper campus.

 

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