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Idaho State University Receives Over $1 Million in Grants from Nuclear Regulatory Commission

June 22, 2022

The students and faculty of Idaho State University’s Department of Nuclear Engineering are getting a big boost from the United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

Physics Department to Host Free Water Rocket Festival June 25 and 26

June 21, 2022

Devaleena Pradhan poses for a photo with Bluebanded goby fish in her lab.

Biology Professor Earns Prestigious NSF CAREER Grant

June 15, 2022

An Idaho State University researcher is taking home one of the National Science Foundation’s most sought-after awards.

Leif Tapanila and Ashley Ferguson

Idaho State University Ph.D. Student and Professor’s Research Details Rare Prehistoric Turtle Eggs

May 11, 2022

When it comes to fossils, finding any kind of eggs is like striking gold. So when paleontologists find prehistoric turtle eggs, it’s like they’ve found a diamond. Now, an Idaho State University student and a professor are detailing their jewel of a discovery in a new paper. 

Rene Rodriguez

Dr. René Rodriguez Named Associate Dean of ISU’s College of Science and Engineering

May 9, 2022

Idaho State University Graduates First Students with MS in Computer Science, Ph.D. with Computer Science Concentration

May 2, 2022

A pair of Idaho State University students will be going down in the history books as the first graduates to earn two advanced degrees from the Department of Computer Science.

Mustafa Mashal greeting Bill Gates at the Library of Congress in Washington D.C. in 2010.

ISU Professor Mustafa Mashal Earns Fulbright and Erskine Fellowships to Qatar and New Zealand

April 25, 2022

An Idaho State University professor has landed two of the most prestigious national and international fellowships.

Seven Proposals from ISU Researchers Selected for CAES Collaboration Program Development Funds

April 13, 2022

Seven projects pairing researchers from Idaho State University’s College of Science and Engineering with their Idaho National Laboratory counterparts are getting a boost from the Center for Advanced Energy Studies. 

Citizen Scientists and Trees Needed for Seasonality Research in Pocatello

April 8, 2022

The Idaho State University Department of Biological Sciences needs your help researching the trees around Pocatello.

A group of students who are members of SACNAS

SACNAS at Idaho State University Nationally Recognized

March 17, 2022

One of Idaho State University’s newest student organizations has been officially recognized by its national counterpart.