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Newsletter Announcements for the week of September 11, 2016

Please submit newsletter information to Pam at chripame@isu.edu

Faculty/Staff/Other Meetings

There will NOT be a Biological Sciences Faculty Meeting on Tuesday, September 13, 2016.

Future Seminar Dates

Dr. Ken Cornell, Boise State University, will present a seminar on Thursday, September 15, 2016, in Lecture Center 10 at 4 p.m.

Dr. Jim Akenson, Wildlife Biologist and former director of the University of Idaho Taylor Wilderness Research Station, will present a seminar on Thursday, September 29, 2016, in Lecture Center 10 at 4 p.m. 

Dr. James Groome, ISU Department of Biological Sciences, will present his promotion seminar on Thursday, October 6, 2016, in Lecture Center 10 at 4 p.m.

Department News

Dr. Mark Austin was the Keynote Speaker for the state-wide 14th Annual Idaho INBRE Research Conference in Moscow, Idaho, on August 2, 2016. The title of his presentation was, “Pathophysiology of Major Depressive Disorder: Serotonin, Sex Differences and Novel Therapeutic Targets.”

ISU Academic Calendar

September 23 Last day to WITHDRAW from early 8-week courses
October 3
Early 8-week course grading opens
October 10-14
Mid-term week
October 14
Seniors: Last day to file application for December graduation
October 17
Late 8-week courses begin
October 18
Early 8-week course grading closes at 5 p.m.
October 21
Last day to add/drop late 8-week courses
October 24
Spring 2017 Class Schedule viewable online (subject to change)
October 28 Last day to WITHDRAW from full semester courses

Job Opportunities

The Idaho Department of Fish and Game is seeking individuals to fill two Fish and Wildlife Biometrician openings. These positions will provide a variety of statistical and analytical support to research and management programs statewide. The current vacancies include one position within our Fisheries program located at our Nampa Research facility. The other position is within our Wildlife program at our Headquarters in Boise. An open competitive announcement is posted until Friday, September 23, 2016. Applications will only be accepted through the website. EEO/Vets Preference. The announcement may be accessed here.

The Idaho Department of Fish and Game is currently recruiting statewide for the position Conservation Officer. An open competitive announcement is posted until Friday, September 30, 2016. Applications will only be accepted through the website. The announcement may be accessed here. EEO/Vets Preference

Payroll Information

Our pay period ends Saturday, September 10. Please be sure to submit your time by Monday, September 12 at noon. This gives your approver time to approve your time card and fix any problems by Tuesday, September 13 when time cards are due to Payroll.

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