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L.J. Krumenacker

Idaho State University researcher L.J. Krumenacker helps name seven new Idaho fossil species, including one after his former ISU advisor

June 17, 2019

POCATELLO – Of the seven new species of prehistoric Idaho creatures Idaho State University Department of Geosciences affiliate researcher L.J. Krumenacker was able to help document and name in scientific journals that were published this month, his favorite is Cimolodon akersteni, named after his former advisor and paleontological mentor Bill Akersten, who retired from ISU about a decade ago.

Northwest regional Emmy Award-winning documentary “Taking the Reins” highlights research by ISU’s Phil Homan on Idaho’s “Horse Queen” Kittie Wilkins

June 17, 2019

POCATELLO – Film producer Jennie Sue Weltner and Idaho State University researcher Phil Homan said they are thrilled that the documentary “Taking the Reins,” which includes information on “Idaho’s Horse Queen” Kittie Wilkins, has won a regional Emmy Award.

Come Celebrate 20 years of KISU at Birthday Party June 24

June 13, 2019

POCATELLO – All are invited to come and celebrate 20 years of KISU FM radio at a birthday party and reception Monday, June 24, from 1-4 p.m. in the Quad Lounge at Idaho State University’s Pond Student Union.

Quinn Purcell is ISU June Career Path Intern of the Month

June 13, 2019

POCATELLO – Quinn Purcell, a sophomore pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Communication with an emphasis on multiplatform journalism who has an internship with the Bureau of Land Management, is Idaho State University’s June 2019 Career Path Intern of the Month.           

Submarine exploring ocean bottom.

Newly discovered Apollo Vent Field in Pacific by ISU researchers offers glimpse of alien worlds

June 11, 2019

The SUBSEA (Systematic Underwater Biogeochemical Science and Exploration Analog) Research Program team aboard Exploration Vessel Nautilus is thrilled to have discovered a new hydrothermal field at the northern Gorda Ridge in the Pacific Ocean.

ISU physics department to offer water rocket festival June 29-30

June 11, 2019

POCATELLO – There will be a free water rocket workshop for teens put on by students and faculty from  the Idaho State University Department of Physics from 10 a.m. to noon on June 29 and 30 at Tydeman Park in Pocatello.

College of Pharmacy research team holding award.

Pharmaceutical research at Idaho State University leads to discovery of link between adverse drug events and multidrug therapies

June 11, 2019

Invention of breakthrough computational formula aids in discovery

Photo of recent Pocatello Free Clinic ribbon cutting.

Pocatello Free Clinic and Idaho State University partner to provide no cost health care to Southeast Idaho

June 10, 2019

Additional provider means extended hours and student opportunities

Be a Bengal Monthly Awards

June 10, 2019

Youth Soccer Camps Begin June 24

June 10, 2019