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April 27, 2018

Three Idaho State University faculty members honored as 2018 Distinguished Faculty  

POCATELLO – Three Idaho State University faculty will be honored as Distinguished Faculty at ISU Commencement on May 5 in the Holt Arena. The recipients are Glenda Carr, Andy Holland and Michele Brumley.

April 17, 2018

Eleven Idaho State University alumni honored with 2018 Professional Achievement Awards

POCATELLO – Eleven Idaho State University alumni will be honored with ISU 2018 Professional Achievement Awards at ISU Commencement exercises on Saturday, May 5, in Holt Arena.

April 20, 2018

Idaho State University Fulbright Grant winner Caitlin Vitale-Sullivan to study folk music in Sweden

POCATELLO – Growing up, Caitlin Vitale-Sullivan always had an interest in music, as she was classically trained in violin for 12 years. It wasn’t until Vitale-Sullivan went to Norway as a Rotary Exchange student that she became interested in the varying types of folk music around the world.

News Bites

April 17, 2018

ISU Receives Funding for Many Projects During 2018 Legislative Session

April 24, 2018

ISU Dental Hygiene Clinic currently accepting appointments

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Dental Hygiene Clinic is currently accepting appointments for teeth cleanings, teeth whitening, fillings and other preventative services.

April 18, 2018

Idaho State University student pharmacists receive multiple national awards

POCATELLO - The Idaho State University College of Pharmacy student organization has received three of the American Pharmacists Association’s (APhA) highest annual awards.

April 20, 2018

Heaten Oakes named Idaho State University April 2018 CPI of the month

POCATELLO — Heaten Oakes, Boise native and senior pursuing a degree in microbiology, has been recognized as the Idaho State University April 2018 Career Path Intern of the Month by the ISU Career Center

April 20, 2018

ISU Phi Kappa Phi awards “Let the Love of Learning Rule Humanity” Scholarship to Paula Arinze

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi has awarded the “Let the Love of Learning Rule Humanity” fall 2018 scholarship to Paula Arinze.

April 20, 2018

Jared Cantrell named Idaho State University 2017-18 Student Employee of the Year

POCATELLO — Jared Cantrell,  a senior  Idaho State University Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering employee has received the ISU 2017-2018 Student Employee of the Year Scholarship and a $2,000 scholarship from the ISU Career Center and Scholarship Office.

April 24, 2018

Idaho State University faculty member David Martin honored with Distinguished Service Award

POCATELLO - Idaho State University’s David Martin has been awarded the Idaho Academy of Physician Assistants’ (IAPA) Distinguished Service award.

April 27, 2018

Idaho Museum of Natural History fundraising for science camps during Idaho Gives

POCATELLO – The Idaho Museum of Natural History on Idaho State University Pocatello campus has a full line-up of “Building Young Scientists” camps and activities this summer for K-12-grade students and will host an Idaho Gives 24-hour fundraising event on May 3 to help fund these programs.

April 20, 2018

Idaho State University Athletes, Kasiska Division of Health Sciences SCORE℠ in Partnership with Dairy West

MERIDIAN - Whether you are a collegiate athlete or a dairy cow, there is no substitute for good nutrition. Both Natalie Christensen, registered dietitian and Michael Siegersma, dairy farmer, took a considerable amount of time to highlight the importance of a healthy, balanced diet, for both humans and Holsteins, during a recent trip to Eagle Ridge Dairy near Kuna. Even Idaho State University’s mascot, Benny the Bengal, came along to spend some time down on the farm.

April 20, 2018

ISU has awarded $14 million to new incoming fall 2018 freshman Idaho students

POCATELLO – Idaho State University is giving more than $14 million in Idaho Resident four-year recruitment, Step Ahead and Honors Scholarships to more than 2,500 new, incoming Idaho students who are admitted to enter ISU fall 2018. 

April 24, 2018

ISU student business team competes in international strategy competition in California

POCATELLO – A team of six Masters of Business Administration students at Idaho State University’s College of Business will travel to Anaheim, California, this week to compete in the 54th annual International Collegiate Business Strategy Competition (ICBSC).

April 24, 2018

Idaho State University forensic anthropologists, law enforcement team up for forensic training  

POCATELLO – The orange and black carrion beetle relieved itself on Christian Petersen’s hand and flew off.

April 24, 2018

ISU-Meridian nursing students test skills in mock disaster

MERIDIAN—Here’s the scenario. Nurses are attending a professional conference at Idaho State University-Meridian when an airplane crashes on busy I-84 next to campus. The scene is chaotic—shrapnel and debris are scattered everywhere, survivors are trying to flee the fire and fumes. Dozens are injured, some critically.

April 24, 2018

College of Business hosts Jefferson Elementary School fifth graders for a day at ISU

POCATELLO – For the fourth year in a row, the Idaho State University College of Business hosted the fifth-grade classes of Pocatello’s Jefferson Elementary School for a day at ISU.

April 25, 2018

Idaho State University will confer 2,566 degrees and certificates at 2018 commencement on May 5

POCATELLO – A total of 2,427 graduates will receive 2,566 degrees and certificates during Idaho State University’s spring commencement ceremonies, which will begin at 10 a.m. May 5 in Holt Arena. One hundred thirty-two students will receive multiple certificates and/or degrees

April 26, 2018

Farewell Reception for Idaho State University President Arthur Vailas set May 2

POCATELLO – A Farewell Reception for Idaho State University President Arthur C. Vailas will be held from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. May 2, with remarks at 5:30 p.m., at the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center.

April 26, 2018

World-renowned sitar artist Reshma Srivastava to perform free concert May 1 in Pocatello

POCATELLO – World-renowned sitar artist Reshma Srivastava will perform a free concert at 7:30 p.m. May 1 at the Pocatello First Presbyterian Church, 202 S. Seventh Ave.

April 26, 2018

Idaho State will award degrees and recognize ISU-Meridian Student Excellence Honorees at May 7 commencement ceremony in Treasure Valley

BOISE—Idaho State University will award a record number of degrees in the Treasure Valley at commencement May 7—with 315 students eligible for degrees, including 73 Renaissance High School students who will receive associate degrees in general studies through a partnership with ISU and the West Ada School District. The ceremony begins at 6 p.m. at the Boise Centre, 850 W. Front St.

April 27, 2018

2018 Benny Award winners announced

POCATELLO — Ten Idaho State University students, faculty members and organizations were honored with Benny Awards for their spirit, hard work and positive impact on the University by the Associated Students of Idaho State University and the Office of Student Affairs. The Benny Award winners were honored this week at a banquet held in the Pond Student Union. Below is the full list of winners.

April 27, 2018

ISU Women’s Club annual “Salad Bar” lunch to be held on May 19

POCATELLO – Idaho State University Women’s Club will host its annual “Salad Bar” lunch on May 19 at 11 a.m. at the Mandarin House in the Banquet Room, 675 Yellowstone Ave.

May 1, 2018

ISU graduate Lynette Dixey to celebrate with degree 32 years after started

 POCATELLO – In 1984, Lynette Dixey graduated from Blackfoot High School and packed up her things and moved to Glendive, Montana, to play basketball at Dawson Community College. But Dixey did not graduate with a degree from Dawson, she returned home to give birth to her daughter. This May, 33 years after starting at Dawson Community College, Dixey will walk across the stage at graduation with a bachelor’s degree in political science from Idaho State University.

May 1, 2018

Non-traditional student Holly Powell returns to school after two decades, will walk at commencement

POCATELLO – Holly Powell, a standout first-generation, non-traditional student in the Idaho State University College of Business, has been honored as the Outstanding Business Student for the Master of Business Administration program.

Call for Proposals - Service Learning Forum

May 1, 2018

ISU English Professor Brian Attebery selected to serve as visiting professor at the University of Glasgow

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Department of English and Philosophy is pleased to announce that professor Brian Attebery has been selected to serve as Leverhulme Visiting Professor at the University of Glasgow during spring semester 2019.

Apply today for the Staff Council Professional Development Award

May 1, 2018

Idaho State University’s Kasiska Division of Health Sciences dedicates day of research to tackling Idaho’s opioid crisis

POCATELLO - The overuse of opioids is an area of significant concern for a multitude of organizations and agencies across the state of Idaho, the United States, and even the world. Those in the healthcare professions at Idaho State University (ISU) are working to be a part of the solution by conducting research, making changes to their curriculum, and encouraging partnerships with other groups who are working toward the same goal: combating the ever growing opioid epidemic.

May 1, 2018

ISU's Jillian Christiansen successfully uses dual-enrollment program advantage; graduates with two degrees in two years

POCATELLO – In 2016, Jillian Christiansen graduated with her high school diploma from Renaissance High School, in Meridian, and her Associate of Arts degree from Idaho State University. Christiansen is one of many students who have participated in ISU’s dual-enrollment program at Renaissance High School. She will graduate in May with two bachelor’s degrees, one in political science and one in international studies.

May 1, 2018

ISU graduate student Camerin Passey “excited” to make mark on world

POCATELLO – Idaho State University Doctor of Pharmacy graduate student Camerin Passey is excited for many things after graduation, but the first that comes to mind is supporting his growing family.

Peace Corps and Idaho State University Announce New Peace Corps Prep Program

May is Better Hearing and Speech Month

ISU Dental Hygiene Clinic Accepting Appointments

Events

May 1, 2018

ISU Graduates March through the Arch May 4

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University 2018 Graduate Salute March through the Arch will be held beginning at noon May 4 at the Swanson Arch located on the ISU Pocatello campus between Frazier Hall and the Physical Sciences Building.

Faculty/Staff Updates

Sarah Robey Publishes Blog Post

Paul Sivitz Receives Travel Grant

Katy Kole de Peralta Publishes Book Review

Shane Gleason publishes article

Research by Philip Homan Featured in "Taking the Reins" on Idaho Public Television May 24

Jessica Winston Participates in Conferences

Roger Schmidt Accepted into Rare Book School Class

Kevin Marsh Presents at Conference

Casey Stark Presents at Conference

Employment


The following department(s) have a potential transfer opportunity.  For complete job description and application instructions visit jobs.isu.edu.  Employees who hold permanent status in the following classification(s) may contact the Office of Human Resources directly to submit a resume and any other requested application materials.

Eli M. Oboler Library, Library Assistant 2, APPLY BY May 13, 2018
Pond Student Union Building, Building Facility Specialist, APPLY BY May 10, 2018
Animal Care Facility, Animal Laboratory Assistant, APPLY BY May 3, 2018.
 
 

Please visit jobs.isu.edu for a list of all current Classified, Non-Classified, and Faculty job openings.‚Äč

 

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