ISU News: College of Science and Engineering
ISU Professor Finney among scientists addressing Idaho U.S. Senate staffers on climate change
October 19, 2020
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Bruce Finney, a professor of biological sciences and geosciences, was one of two representatives from the American Geophysical Union to meet and discuss climate change with staff members representing U.S. Senators Mike Crapo and Jim Risch during Earth Science Week, Oct. 11-17.
ISU undergraduate Sidney Fellows researches how to bring camas to Fort Hall Indian Reservation
October 15, 2020
POCATELLO – Biological sciences undergraduate student Sidney Fellows has lofty goals.
Nuclear reactor console ribbon-cutting/dedication Oct. 20 among Nuclear Science Week activities at Idaho State
October 15, 2020
POCATELLO – A ribbon-cutting and dedication ceremony for the new operating console for Idaho State University’s research and training nuclear reactor will be held on Oct. 20 as part of Nuclear Science Week activities at the University.
Blue whale meets harsh death, but will live on forever digitally
October 14, 2020
Idaho Museum of Natural History teams with Noyo Science Center on NSF project
Physics doctoral student Connor Harper is Idaho State Career Path Intern of the Month for October
October 6, 2020
POCATELLO – Idaho State University physics doctoral student Connor Harper is the October Idaho State Career Path Intern of the Month.
CAES, Idaho State team up on innovative safety culture training pilot program
October 2, 2020
IDAHO FALLS– Thirty students, faculty, and staff from Idaho State University participated in a pilot program tailored to enhance the university’s approach to building and maintaining safety culture.
ISU biology students start KISU radio series on mental health
October 1, 2020
POCATELLO – Three Idaho State University biological science students have started a new KISU radio series on mental health called Mind Tap that will begin Oct. 2 at 7:35 a.m.
Idaho State has three finalists in CAPE/Annual Baby Shark Tank Competition hosted by the Center for Advanced Energy Studies
September 15, 2020
The finalists of the inaugural CAPE/Baby Shark Tank virtual pitch competition have been selected, and include three teams from Idaho State University. Each will have up to 5 minutes to pitch their idea on Sept. 24 starting at 10 a.m. on GoToWebinar.
ISU undergrad Robbie Spiers off to fast start doing high-level research
September 1, 2020
POCATELLO – While the vast majority of his classmates were preparing for the new 2020 fall semester by buying books and doing the usual things, Idaho State University junior Robbie Spiers was delivering a “Broadcast talk” at the American Chemical Society’s 2020 Virtual Meeting and Expo, held Aug. 14-17.
SARE program gives ISU undergrad Alyssa DeSmit the research opportunity to help unravel mysteries of Gibson Jack drainage
August 18, 2020
POCATELLO – On many mornings this summer, Idaho State University geosciences undergraduate student Alyssa DeSmit has been hiking up the Gibson Jack Creek, often accompanied by ISU geosciences Masters student Thane Kindred, to measure the quality of the creek’s headwaters.