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Idaho State University students promote #ChoosePT campaign to curb opiate abuse

October 17, 2017

POCATELLO — Idaho State University physical therapist assistant students have joined the fight in the opioid epidemic by promoting the #choosePT movement, a national campaign to inform the public about physical therapy as an option for pain control.

ISU nursing professor Mary Nies receives $50,000 award to study prediabetes in Idaho’s Latino population

October 17, 2017

POCATELLO-Idaho State University professor and director of nursing research, Mary Nies, is the recipient of a $50,000 funding award to study diabetes prevention in Idaho’s rural Latino communities.

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College of Business’s CEED program receives $100,000 from U.S. Bank

October 13, 2017

The U.S. Bank Foundation has generously made a three-year, $100,000 investment in the Idaho State University College of Business to sustain and grow the Center for Entrepreneurship and Economic Development (CEED).

Idaho State University will induct six into Sports Hall of Fame on Oct. 21

October 13, 2017

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Office of Alumni Relations and ISU Alumni Association will induct five new members into its Sports Hall of Fame on Oct. 21.

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ISU to present 32nd annual ISU Choral Invitational Festival on Oct. 21

October 13, 2017

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Department of Music will present the 32nd Annual ISU Choral Invitational Festival Concert on Saturday, Oct. 21, at 7 p.m. in the Joseph C. and Cheryl H. Jensen Grand Concert Hall in the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center.

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Idaho NSF EPSCoR annual meeting hosted at ISU; participants exploring research on how cities grow out into rural areas

October 12, 2017

POCATELLO – Researchers are discussing how mid-sized cities grow out into rural areas at the Idaho National Science Foundation EPSCoR annual meeting being hosted at Idaho State University this week.

ISU to host Opera Idaho performance of “L’eliser d’amore” on Nov. 3

October 12, 2017

POCATELLO – Opera Idaho will present Gaetano Donizetti’s “L’elisir d’amore” Nov. 3 in the Joseph C. and Cheryl H. Jensen Grand Concert Hall in the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center.

No health insurance? Free comprehensive health screening at ISU-Meridian Oct. 19

October 10, 2017

MERIDIAN--Basic physical and dental exams and testing for blood sugar levels and cholesterol are included in free services offered at a community health screening Thursday, Oct. 19, 4-7 p.m., at the Idaho State University-Meridian Health Science Center, 1311 East Central Drive.

ISU-Meridian Health Science Experience Night and Pharmacy Open House set for Oct. 24

October 9, 2017

MERIDIAN—Learn about dozens of Idaho State University health professions programs, tour the Meridian campus, and get a flu shot at Health Science Experience Night and the Pharmacy Open House, Tuesday, Oct. 24, 5-7:30 p.m. Both events are at the ISU–Meridian Health Science Center, 1311 E. Central Drive.

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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.