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'Snakes of Idaho' photography by Professor Chuck Peterson at ISU’s Oboler Library

July 13, 2018

POCATELLO – The Eli M. Oboler Library at Idaho State University is displaying an exhibit of photography by ISU biology Professor Chuck Peterson titled “Snakes of Idaho” that will be on display through Sept. 28 in the library’s first floor art exhibit area. 

ISU Professor Alex Bolinger’s research accepted into one of the top management journals in the world

July 12, 2018

POCATELLO – The research of Alex Bolinger, an associate professor of management in Idaho State University’s College of Business, will be published this October in one of the top management journals in the world, the Academy of Management Review. 

Idaho State University geosciences Professor David Rodgers lands Fulbright in Tajikistan

June 20, 2018

POCATELLO – Idaho State University Associate Dean and geosciences Professor David Rodgers is psyched about heading 12 time zones and 7,000 miles away to complete a Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program award at the University of Central Asia in Tajikistan.

Monsanto donates new shark fossil to Idaho Museum of Natural History

June 18, 2018

POCATELLO – The Idaho Museum of Natural History on the Idaho State University  Pocatello campus recently received a new shark fossil from Monsanto. 

ISU Big Beam tests well; team awaits results on how it placed

June 12, 2018

POCATELLO – It is only fitting that many of the Idaho State University Civil and Environmental Engineering students who helped build the new Structural Laboratory at the Engineering Research Complex would be the first to test their equipment.

ISU psychology student Shelby Weber awarded prestigious research internship

June 4, 2018

POCATELLO ­– Recent psychology graduate Shelby Weber plans to begin Ph.D. studies in clinical psychology at Idaho State University this fall. Before she returns, she will complete a Chicago-based research internship funded by the National Institute of Drug Abuse (NIDA) studying chronic pain and traumatic experiences in inner-city women.

ISU music professor Patrick Brooks revives rare jazz composition, to present internationally

June 4, 2018

POCATELLO – A rare composition by jazz legend Charles Mingus has again reached audiences’ ears thanks to Idaho State University Department of Music Professor Patrick Brooks.

ISU College of Pharmacy’s Jared Barrott researching cancer drugs to treat rare tumors in children and teenagers

May 31, 2018

POCATELLO - After more than eight years of research training and education, Idaho State University College of Pharmacy’s Jarod Barrott is ready to begin work studying an anti-cancer drug in a new setting, in the hopes that it will help treat children with advanced bone and muscle cancers.

INBRE program at ISU gives taste of biomedical research to budding researchers

May 29, 2018

POCATELLO –Undergraduate students have been paired with their mentors to begin an intensive summer working full-time as biomedical researchers at Idaho State University as part of the Idea Network of Biomedical Research Excellence (INBRE) Summer Fellowship program.

Idaho State University researchers study salmonflies’ benefits, ecology

May 29, 2018

POCATELLO – Idaho State University researchers, including master’s students Adam Eckersell and McKenna Adams, are studying salmonflies on the Henrys Fork Snake River and Middle Fork Salmon River drainages, exploring everything from these insect’s social impact on humans to their importance for providing pigmentation that can color the feathers of songbirds that feed on them.