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ISU-Meridian confers record number of degrees at May 8 commencement

May 9, 2017

BOISE — The Idaho State University-Meridian Health Science Center conferred a record number of degrees at its commencement ceremony May 8 and honored audiology student Jacob Diller, who grew up in Pocatello, with the 2017 Student Excellence Award.

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ISU-Meridian will confer record number of degrees and recognize Student Excellence Honorees at May 8 commencement ceremony

May 8, 2017

BOISE—Idaho State University-Meridian Health Science Center will graduate its largest class May 8—with 292 students eligible for degrees.

ISU’s May Career Path Intern of the Month is James Hunt

May 8, 2017

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s James Hunt was named the Career Path Intern (CPI) for the month of May by the ISU Career Center.

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ISU confers 2,437 degrees and certificates at 2017 Commencement on May 6

May 6, 2017

POCATELLO – A total of 2,313 graduates received 2,437 degrees and certificates during Idaho State University’s spring commencement ceremonies on May 6 in Holt Arena. One hundred nineteen students received multiple certificates and/or degrees.

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Inaugural ISU Fiddle Competition May 20 features $5,000 in prizes

May 4, 2017

POCATELLO – Idaho State University will hold its inaugural Fiddle Competition on National Fiddle Day, May 20, in Goranson Hall in the Fine Arts Building. The event will feature concerts, camping, food trucks, scholarships and more than $5,000 in prize money.

Commitment to continuing education pays off for ISU non-traditional student Amanda Bennett

May 4, 2017

For Amanda Bennett, receiving her diploma will not only represent the education she has gained at Idaho State, but it will also represent the sacrifices she has made to earn it. Bennett is a non-traditional student, a mother of two who went back to school to further her education. And that journey was not always an easy one.

ISU's Got Talent winner and new graduate Jedd Greenhalgh makes mark creating music

May 4, 2017

As a senior at Kuna High School, Jedd Greenhalgh decided to audition for Idaho State University’s music department as a way to get out of a mandatory science expo and never looked back. Since starting at ISU in 2013, he has produced 19 compositions, 11 of which were premiered at ISU, performed at a variety of events and released his original songs on iTunes and Spotify.

Tour of campus led to new career dreams for Idaho State University graduate Christina Potts

May 4, 2017

POCATELLO – In 2011, Christina Potts decided she did not want to work at a call center for the rest of her life. Although she wanted to begin attending college, she had a significant life change approaching and questioned whether it was the right time to begin.

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ISU’s National Student Advertising Competition Team takes top honors at district competition

May 3, 2017

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s National Student Advertising Competition team placed in the top three in the District XI regional competition held in late April in Portland, Oregon.

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Three Idaho State University faculty members honored as 2017 Distinguished Faculty

May 1, 2017

POCATELLO – Three Idaho State University faculty will be honored as Distinguished Faculty at ISU Commencement May 6 in Holt Arena.