News & Media

Media Contacts

In the Office of Marketing and Communications, we are committed to helping journalists prepare complete and accurate stories about ISU-Meridian. We will do our best to put you in contact with the most appropriate campus representatives to speak on a particular subject or issue.

We also welcome requests for assistance with publicity needs from members of the campus community.

Please call (208) 334-3131.

Chris Gabettas
ISU-Meridian Public Information Specialist
802 W. Bannock Street, Suite 206, Boise, Idaho 83702
Cell: (208) 861-3121
Fax: (208) 334-4783



Current Headlines

ISU Traumatic Brain Injury research garners national attention

The Idaho State University Institute of Rural Health has been recognized nationally for research looking at brain injuries in Idaho in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Community Living’s April 2017 newsletter.


ICOM breaks ground on state’s first medical school next to ISU-Meridian

MERIDIAN–State and local leaders, college officials and supporters gathered on the Idaho State University-Meridian campus May 17 to celebrate the official groundbreaking of the proposed Idaho College of Osteopathic Medicine.


Boise Metro Chamber honors ISU-Meridian for health care excellence

BOISE-The Idaho State University Meridian-Health Science Center has taken the top honor for health care industry excellence in the Small Business of the Year & Chamber Excellence Awards competition sponsored by the Boise Metro Chamber of Commerce.


ISU-Meridian confers record number of degrees at May 8 commencement

BOISE— The Idaho State University-Meridian Health Science Center conferred a record number of degrees at its commencement ceremony May 8 and audiology student Jacob Diller received the 2017 Student Excellence Award.


Meridian’s James Hunt is Career Path Intern for May

The Idaho State University Career Center has named ISU-Meridian’s James Hunt the Career Path Intern for May.


ISU honors two Meridian professors for outstanding research and service

Each year, Idaho State University—through the offices of Academic Affairs and Research—honors outstanding faculty in the areas of teaching, public service and research. This year, two of the 14 honorees are from ISU-Meridian.


Positive Leadership: Why it works

Idaho State University-Meridian associate professor of sports science, Howard Gauthier, has penned a new book exploring the link between positive leadership and organizational success.


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