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ISU to host panel discussion and presentations surrounding Tara Westover’s book “Educated” on March 12

March 1, 2019

POCATELLO—Idaho State University will host a presentation and panel discussion surrounding Tara Westover’s book “Educated” on March 12 fro 7 to 9 p.m. in the Pond Student Union Ballroom.

Idaho State University to host Intermountain Graduate Conference featuring keynote speaker Ira Allen

February 28, 2019

POCATELLO -- The Intermountain Graduate Conference (IGC), organized by the Idaho State University English Graduate Student Association, will host Northern Arizona University professor Ira Allen on Thursday and March 7 and 8.

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Idaho State University - Meridian professors working to improve outcomes for children who are deaf/hard-of-hearing

February 28, 2019

New visual results to help parents understand their child’s needs

Steve Chiu standing next to electrical engineering equipment.

ISU electrical engineering Director Steve Chiu receives Fulbright U.S. Scholar Grant to Iceland to participate in national exchange

February 28, 2019

POCATELLO – The U.S. Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board have announced that Steve Chiu, Idaho State University associate professor and director of electrical engineering, has received a Fulbright Scholar Grant to Iceland.

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Idaho State University College of Education to host Education Career Fair on March 14

February 27, 2019

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s College of Education will host an Education Career Fair on March 14 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Wood River Room in the Pond Student Union.

ISU faculty recital to feature piece by Hugo Wolf on March 8

February 25, 2019

POCATELLO-- Idaho State University voice faculty members Diana Livingston Friedley, soprano, Geoffrey Friedley, tenor, and Mark Neiwirth, pianist, will perform Hugo Wolf’s “Spanisches Liederbuch” on March 8 at 7:30 p.m. on the stage of Jensen Grand Concert Hall in the Stephens Performing Arts Center.

Idaho State University to host annual Turner Day on March 6

February 25, 2019

POCATELLO – Idaho State University will host its annual Turner Day on March 6 from 10 a.m. to noon at Reed Gymnasium. 

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Idaho Museum of Natural History researchers receive grant to digitally scan bones of California blue whale

February 25, 2019

POCATELLO – The Idaho Museum of Natural History and Idaho State University received a $20,000 award from the National Science Foundation in January to scan the entire skeleton of a blue whale that washed ashore in California. The skeleton is at the Noyo Center for Marine Science in Fort Bragg, California.

Donna Lybecker to Serve Second Term on U.S. EPA National Advisory Committee

February 25, 2019

Donna Lybecker was selected to serve a second term on the US Environmental Protection Agency's National Advisory Committee.

Physical Therapy students take national honors in brochure contest

February 25, 2019