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Left, Amir Ali, associate professor of nuclear engineering at Idaho State University, looks on as Marty Blair, vice president for research and economic development, signs a memorandum of understanding between ISU and Gachon University in South Korea.

Idaho State University Signs New MoU with Gachon University in South Korea

April 11, 2024

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ISU Physics Professor Nabs Funding for STEM Outreach Programs, Teacher Workshops

April 1, 2024

Mustafa Mashal and two students

Quake Breaker: Idaho State Prof.’s Invention May Save Lives During Earthquakes

March 25, 2024

On the football field, a defense that bends but doesn’t break is a good thing. When it comes to buildings fending off the extreme forces of an earthquake, it’s also precisely what you want a structure to do. Now, the creation of an Idaho State University professor may enable future buildings to mount a formidable defense against nature.

Research and Creative Works Symposium winners pose with Marty Blair, VP for research and Tracy Collum, associate dean for the graduate school in the SUB Ballroom on March 13, 2024

Announcing the 2024 Idaho State University’s Research and Creative Works Symposium Winners

March 21, 2024

Idaho State University hosted the first Research and Creative Works Symposium on Wednesday, March 13, 2024, at the Earl R. Pond Student Union building, and at the Sam and Aline Skaggs Health Science Center in Meridian, Idaho, where a combination of undergraduate and graduate students displayed and presented their research and creations.

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From Concept to Implementation: ISU Civil Engineering Leading Research into Earthquake-Resistant Bridges

February 5, 2024

To the untrained eye it may not look like much, but you can see a piece of groundbreaking concrete on Interstate 15 at Exit 80 in Fort Hall thanks to the work of researchers at Idaho State University.

Representatives from ISU and UDST sign MOU via Zoom

Idaho State University Inks Research Collaboration MoUs with Australian University and University of Doha for Science and Technology

February 1, 2024

Idaho State University faculty, researchers, and students are set to collaborate with their counterparts more than 7,000 miles away under a pair of new Memorandums of Understanding (MoUs) with two institutions. 

From left to right, Kiwanis Club of Pocatello Past President Don Wyckoff, Kiwanis Club of Pocatello President Carl Stocker, Idaho State University Professor of Physics Steve Shropshire, and Kiwanis Club of Pocatello Treasurer Bill Armstrong pose for a photo at a recent Kiwanis Club of Pocatello meeting.

Kiwanis Club of Pocatello Donates $3,000 to ISU Dept. of Physics STEM Outreach Programs

January 18, 2024

A local organization is again lending its support to STEM education in the Gem State.  Recently, members of the Kiwanis Club of Pocatello presented a $3,000 check to Steve Shropshire, professor of physics at Idaho State University, to help support the physics department’s STEM education efforts.

Bentley Parrott, CPI of the Month for Dec. 2023

December 2023 CPI Intern of the Month: Bentley Parrott

December 14, 2023

Bentley Parrott is a sophomore Visual Communications Design major at Idaho State University and holds a Career Path Internship as the Marketing and College Relations Assistant for the College of Science and Engineering.

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Idaho State Professor’s Ultra-running Research Featured by Outside Online

December 12, 2023

One of the leading publishers of all things outdoors is shining the spotlight on research by an Idaho State University professor.

ISU Professor Honored at Eastern Analytical Symposium and Exposition

November 30, 2023