ISU News: Research
ISU doctoral student Stuart Parker wins best student geologic map competition at GSA 2020
November 16, 2020
POCATELLO – Idaho State University geosciences doctoral student Stuart Parker won the Best Student Geologic Map Competition at the Geological Society of America 2020 Annual Meeting held in early November.
ISU civil engineering students Kerr and Shokrgozar among top-five finalists at ASBI competition
November 10, 2020
POCATELLO – Idaho State University Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering students Samantha Kerr, a senior undergraduate, and Ali Shokrgozar, a doctoral candidate, were selected among the five finalists for the American Segmental Bridge Institute (ASBI) Research Project competition at a virtual convention this fall.
ISU Social Work to host virtual workshop addressing the topic of sexuality in clinical practice
November 4, 2020
POCATELLO — Idaho State’s Social Work program will host a virtual workshop on Nov. 13, exploring the topic of sexuality in clinical practice.
ISU doctoral student Xavier Jenkins credited with discovery of 220-million-year-old reptile
October 29, 2020
POCATELLO – Over 220-million-years-ago, burrowed deep in the ground of what is now Arizona’s Petrified Forest National Park, lived the Skybalonyx. Though the Skybalonyx predates most dinosaurs, it was only recently discovered by Xavier Jenkins, an Idaho State University biological sciences doctoral student.
Idaho State receives $1.3 million from NSF to study intermittent streams
October 28, 2020
Wide-ranging project includes workforce development, educational training
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.
Office for Research announces application period is open for Internal Small Grant Program
October 16, 2020
The Office for Research is pleased to announce two internal Grant opportunities during this academic year: the Internal Small Grant Program for fall semester and the Seed Grant Program for spring semester. Applications for the Internal Small Grant Program may be submitted now.
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