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ISU graduate student Camerin Passey “excited” to make mark on world

May 1, 2018

POCATELLO – Idaho State University Doctor of Pharmacy graduate student Camerin Passey is excited for many things after graduation, but the first that comes to mind is supporting his growing family.

Research day organizers

Idaho State University’s Kasiska Division of Health Sciences dedicates day of research to tackling Idaho’s opioid crisis

May 1, 2018

POCATELLO - The overuse of opioids is an area of significant concern for a multitude of organizations and agencies across the state of Idaho, the United States, and even the world. Those in the healthcare professions at Idaho State University (ISU) are working to be a part of the solution by conducting research, making changes to their curriculum, and encouraging partnerships with other groups who are working toward the same goal: combating the ever growing opioid epidemic.

Distinguished Faculty poster

Three Idaho State University faculty members honored as 2018 Distinguished Faculty  

April 27, 2018

POCATELLO – Three Idaho State University faculty will be honored as Distinguished Faculty at ISU Commencement on May 5 in the Holt Arena. The recipients are Glenda Carr, Andy Holland and Michele Brumley.

Law enforcement excavating a site

Idaho State University forensic anthropologists, law enforcement team up for forensic training  

April 24, 2018

POCATELLO – The orange and black carrion beetle relieved itself on Christian Petersen’s hand and flew off.

Idaho State University Kasiska Division of Health Sciences Research Day April 20 in Pocatello and Meridian

April 10, 2018

POCATELLO – “Navigating Idaho’s Opioid Epidemic: A Holistic Approach” is the theme of the 2018 Idaho State University Kasiska Division of Health Sciences annual Research Day set April 20, 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., in Pocatello and Meridian.

Students working in anthropology field school in 2016

ISU students to participate in Archaeology Field School in Kimberly this May at mammoth site

April 10, 2018

POCATELLO – This May, Idaho State University anthropology students will have the opportunity to participate in the 2018 ISU Archaeology Field School. Students will spend four weeks in Kimberly, Idaho, at the Olsen Mammoth Site looking for the remains of a Columbian Mammoth.

Idaho State University’s Bengal Pharmacy will celebrate grand opening of fourth telepharmacy

April 3, 2018

KENDRICK —  Bengal Pharmacy will celebrating the opening of its newest telepharmacy location in Kendrick, Idaho at an open house April 5.

Five Idaho State University faculty members honored with 2018 Outstanding Researcher Awards

March 29, 2018

POCATELLO – Five Idaho State University faculty members have received 2018 Outstanding Researcher Awards and will be honored at a reception on April 10. One Outstanding Researcher will receive the 2018 ISU Distinguished Researcher Award. The winner will be announced at ISU commencement on May 5.

Camie Parsons in the lab looking at some chemicals.

ISU student Camie Parsons uses chemistry to make mark on hair industry; creates new, healthy product for fixing damaged hair

March 28, 2018

POCATELLO – Camie Parsons, a current, nontraditional Idaho State University chemistry master’s student, never imagined that being a cosmetologist would prompt her to go back to college to study chemistry. She’s now a single mother to four kids, completing graduate school and starting a business based off her cosmetology and chemistry background.

Idaho State University to hold Undergraduate Research Symposium on April 12 

March 22, 2018

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Undergraduate Student Research Symposium will take place Thursday, April 12, in the Pond Student Union Wood River Room from 3 to 4:30 p.m.