Presidential News & Events

2017

Pocatello Chubbuck Chamber of Commerce All Member Meeting

President Vailas spoke to members of the chamber of commerce about the recent Idaho legislative session and future growth at the University.

 

Rotary Club of Boise Downtown Presentation

President Vailas addressed rotary club members

President Vailas addressed rotary club members in Boise about growth at ISU-Meridian and the proposed Idaho College of Osteopathic Medicine.

 

Business and Industry Partner Dinner

President and Dr. Laura Vailas joined the ISU College of Technology in welcoming business and industry partners to campus ahead of the annual Tech Expo.

 

Celebrate Idaho State

President Vailas talks with community member

President Vailas joined others at ISU in welcoming more than 2,500 community members to the seventh annual Celebrate Idaho State event. The 2017 event focused on visual and performing arts, and it included musical performances, free dinner, interactive booths and information about more than 100 programs.

 

ISU Cares Employee Awards

President Vailas congrates ISU cares award winner

President Vailas joined other senior administrators in congratulating award winners during the annual ISU Cares Staff Awards on Jan. 31.

 

Joint Finance and Appropriations Committee Presentation

During the Idaho legislative session, President Vailas presented ISU’s budget requests to the Joint Finance and Appropriations Committee.

 

 

2016

Holiday Open House

President Vailas welcomes members of the ISU community

Ahead of winter break, President and Dr. Laura Vailas welcomed members of the ISU community to the Holiday Open House on the Pocatello campus, Dec. 8. Vailas hosted similar holiday events in Meridian and Idaho Falls.

 

Idaho College of Osteopathic Medicine Flag Placing

President Vailas speaks at flag ceremony

President Vailas joined Governor C.L. “Butch” Otter in placing flags on the ISU-Meridian campus to mark the perimeter for the proposed Idaho College of Osteopathic Medicine.

 

Homecoming

President and Dr. Laura Vailas at homecoming parade

In addition to hosting a number of alumni and special guests during a busy homecoming week, President and Dr. Laura Vailas participated in the annual ISU Homecoming parade.

 

State of the University Address

President Vailas giving State of the University Address

President Vailas provided highlights to members of the community during his annual State of the University Address. Notable topics included research opportunities, faculty outreach to local high schools, campus beautification projects and alumni engagement efforts.

 

Welcome Back Orange and Black

President Vailas at Welcome Back Orange and Black event

Every fall on the first day of school, President Vailas joins local city leaders in welcoming students back during the annual Welcome Back Orange and Black event in Old Town Pocatello.

 

Commencement

President  Vailas awarding a degree 2016 Commencement ceremony

President Arthur C. Vailas led the 2016 Commencement ceremony, which conferred more than 2,500 degrees and certificates to ISU graduates.

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