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More that 250 students honored at Idaho State University Winter Commencement – ISU’s newest tradition

December 14, 2019

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s newest tradition, Winter Commencement, on Dec. 14 in Holt Arena featured more than 250 graduates receiving degrees, certificates, and much-deserved praise.

Students marching down Martin Luther King Ave. during fall 2019 March through the Arch ceremony

Idaho college and university presidents announce plan to freeze tuition next year

December 12, 2019

The presidents of Idaho’s four-year public higher education institutions today announced they will not seek tuition increases for resident undergraduate students in 2020.  This marks a significant step on behalf of the University of Idaho, Lewis-Clark State College, Boise State University and Idaho State University to address the issue of college affordability in Idaho. 

A scene from 2019 May Commencement.

250 graduates to be honored at Winter Commencement, ISU’s newest tradition

December 9, 2019

POCATELLO – At Idaho State University’s newest tradition – Winter Commencement – degrees and certificates will be conferred to more than 250 students at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 14, in Holt Arena.

People at gift ceremony

ICCU gifts ISU College of Technology $450,000 worth of tech equipment

December 4, 2019

POCATELLO – The holidays came early for the Idaho State University College of Technology in the form of information technology equipment valued at about $450,000 that was given to ISU Information Technology Systems program by Idaho Central Credit Union (ICCU) in mid-November.

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New ISU Hair Loft wig room receives $2,000 boost from Spinderella

December 3, 2019

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Cosmetology Program held a ribbon cutting and grand opening in early December for its new wig room for medical patients, The Hair Loft, which received a $2,000 donation from the bicycle group Spinderella.

Idaho Museum of Natural History to celebrate 85 years at Dec. 7 party

December 2, 2019

POCATELLO  – The Idaho Museum of Natural History at Idaho State University is celebrating 85 years of serving Idaho with its birthday party on Dec. 7.

ISU cosmetology wigs on loan program receives $2,000 donation from Spinderella

November 25, 2019

Wigs available at new wig room ‘The Hair Loft’ that has opening set Dec. 2

Idaho State University Distinguished Faculty nominations sought

November 21, 2019

POCATELLO – Nominations are being sought for three of the annual awards for Idaho State University faculty members who will be honored with Distinguished Teacher, Service and Researcher awards at the 2020 ISU commencement exercises.

Presentation about history of Fort Hall Reservation, Pocatello set Nov. 22 at ISU 

November 21, 2019

POCATELLO – Yvette Towersap Tuell, tribal policy analyst for the Shoshone-Bannock Tribes, will deliver the presentation “History of the Fort Hall Reservation and City of Pocatello” at 2 p.m. Nov. 22 in the Idaho State University Rendezvous Complex A,B and C Suites.

‘Do Wealthy Nations have an Obligation to Admit Immigrants?’ is topic of Nov. 19 debate

November 12, 2019

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Rupp Debate Society, together with the ISU philosophy program, will explore the question: “Do Wealthy Nations have an Obligation to Admit Immigrants?” during a panel discussion at 6 p.m. Nov. 19.