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July 6, 2016

Idaho State University anthropology Professor Katherine Reedy receives $331,126 grant to study subsistence on the lower Alaskan peninsula

POCATELLO – Idaho State University anthropology professor Katherine Reedy recently received a $331,126 grant from the United States Fish and Wildlife Service and the Office of Subsistence Management to study subsistence in communities on Alaska’s lower peninsula.

June 30, 2016

Idaho State University psychology professor Erin Rasmussen secures $402,000 to study food insecurity and obesity in women

POCATELLO – Idaho State University psychology Professor Erin Rasmussen has received a grant for $402,000 to study food insecurity and obesity in women.

July 6, 2016

Idaho State University interns design robot for nuclear fuel facility

By Nora Heikkinen, INL Public Affairs and Strategic Initiatives

News Bites

July 7, 2016

ISU business students' book 'Images of America: A History of Garrett Freightlines' publishes week of July 11

The Idaho State University student-written book “Images of America: A History of Garrett Freightlines” will officially publish the week of July 11 by Arcadia Publishing.


June 28, 2016

Idaho State University to host 15 choirs from around the world during International Choral Festival

POCATELLO – Idaho State University will host 15 international choirs during the eighth Idaho International Choral Festival on July 19-24.

June 28, 2016

Idaho State University 14th annual CW HOG Golf Tournament set July 16

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Cooperative Wilderness Handicapped Outdoor Group (CW HOG) will hold the 14th annual CW HOG Golf Tournament on July 16 at the Riverside Golf Course in Pocatello.

July 7, 2016

New exhibit at ISU Oboler Library displays work by Idaho Falls artists Ginger Kramer, Bernadette Regnier

POCATELLO – The Eli M. Oboler Library at Idaho State University has opened a new exhibit of art by Ginger Kramer and Bernadette Regnier of Idaho Falls.

June 28, 2016

Idaho State University to hold Conservatory Theatre Camp for middle and high school students July 25-29

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s School of Performing Arts will host the annual Idaho State University Conservatory Theatre Camp July 25-29 in the Stephens Performing Arts Center.

Faculty/Staff Updates

Lewis Eakins Presents at Conference

Lewis Eakins, director of Public Safety, presented at the annual conference of International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators (IACLEA) held in Phoenix, AZ, June 24-27. His presentation, titled "Public Safety Leadership: A Convergence of Several Styles," delved into the transformation of Public Safety leadership from an autocratic "top-down" managerial approach to an approach that blends several leadership styles based upon many factors.

Mary Nies, Cathleen Tarp, Elizabeth Fore and Carmen Febles to Present at Conference

Dr. Mary Nies, Director of Nursing Research and professor in the Division of Health Sciences and ISU colleagues, Drs. Cathleen Tarp, Elizabeth Fore, and Carmen Febles have been selected to present "Conceptualizing Health: Hispanics in the Southeastern Idaho Agricultural Industry"  at the Council for the Advancement of Nursing Science 2016 State of the Science Congress on Nursing Research: Determinants of Health  in Washington D.C.