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Bison Exhibit on display at Idaho Museum of Natural History
POCATELLO – The Idaho Museum of Natural History on the campus of Idaho State University will open its “BISON” exhibit on Oct. 14.
Elizabeth Smart to keynote 'Surviving Voices' week at ISU in December
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s College of Arts and Letters will host a week of events Dec. 5-8 raising awareness about sexual assault and domestic violence titled “Surviving Voices,” which includes a keynote address by Elizabeth Smart.
Stephanie Bachman named ISU’s October CPI Intern of the Month
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s October Career Path Intern of the Month is Stephanie Bachman, a senior majoring in English with an emphasis in public relations.
ISU’s Claudia Allen receives national recognition as the 2017 Idaho SBDC State Star
POCATELLO – Idaho Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Business Consultant, Claudia Allen, was recognized as the Idaho State Star at the recent America’s Small Business Development Center conference in Nashville, Tennessee.
October is Cyber Security Awareness Month
POCATELLO – The Idaho State University National Information Assurance Training and Education Center (NIATEC) reminds the public that October is Cyber Security Awareness Month.
ISU Department of Art receives grant to help with community art projects
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Department of Art has announced two new community art projects to take place in Pocatello, both incorporating generations and inclusion.
Volunteers needed for the 2017 Haunted Science Lab
POCATELLO – Volunteers are needed in October for the 2017 Haunted Science Lab in Pocatello.
Gift of ‘Valentine’ sculpture unveiled at Idaho State University showing a lot of love
POCATELLO – If Bill Byrne’s college roommate had been a little taller in 1963, Idaho State University might never have received the beautiful life-sized bronze “Valentine” sculpture by renowned artist George Lundeen, which was unveiled on campus Thursday, Sept. 29.
ISU Oboler Library presents “Distilled Life”– still life oil paintings by Gabrielle Sivitz
POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Eli M. Oboler Library is presenting an exhibition of oil paintings by Gabrielle Sivitz running from Oct. 3 to Jan. 3.
ISU Professor Keith Reinhardt contributes, co-authors paper on what kills trees during drought that appeared in journal Nature Ecology and Evolution
POCATELLO – Idaho State University Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences Keith Reinhardt contributed to and co-authored a paper published in the journal Nature Ecology, and Evolution about what kills tree during drought that received wide spread attention in scientific outlets.
Idaho State University teams up with partners to protect crops against molds
POCATELLO – Idaho State University researcher Peter Sheridan and his partners at Idaho Hydro Tech (IHT) and Boise State University are teaming up on green technology to protect stored potatoes and other crops from molds and, potentially, other pathogens.
ISU School of Performing Arts to present Arthur Miller’s “The Crucible”
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s School of Performing Arts, Department of Theatre and Dance, will present Arthur Miller’s “The Crucible” on Oct. 6, 7, 12, 13 and 14 at 7:30 p.m. in the Black Box Theatre in the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center.
ISU to unveil special sculpture gift 'Valentine' September 28
POCATELLO – Idaho State University will celebrate the unveiling of the sculpture “Valentine” by George Lundeen at 4 p.m. Sept. 28 at the Hutchinson Quadrangle Amphitheater near the Pond Student Union Hypostyle.
ISU Structural Dynamics Laboratory can test ability of structures to withstand earthquakes
POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Engineering Research Complex’s Structural Dynamics Laboratory can test the ability of structures to withstand earthquakes.
ISU Department of Psychology secures $50,871 grant to study spirituality and psychotherapy
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Department of Psychology received a $50,871 grant from Brigham Young University to study psychotherapy with the integration of spirituality in treatment.
ISU student researchers work to improve Marsh Creek water quality
POCATELLO – Two Idaho State University geosciences students, master’s student Graham Meese and undergraduate Jeffery Carpenter, are working with geosciences Associate Professor Ben Crosby on a long-term study of Marsh Creek, a major tributary to the Portneuf River.
Healthy aging, nutrition and disease management among topics at ISU Thomas Geriatric Symposium Oct. 6
The 10th annual Idaho State University Thomas Geriatric Symposium is Friday, Oct. 6 at the Idaho State University Pond Student Union Ballroom in Pocatello and the ISU-Meridian Health Science Center from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Idaho State University holiday card contest open to students; top prize is $1,000, entry deadline is Oct. 10
POCATELLO – Idaho State University undergraduate and graduate students can enter a contest to create the design for this year’s ISU holiday card.
Idaho State University Japan Club announces fall events
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Japan Club has released its full list of events for the fall semester.
Healthy Bengal Wellness Fair set Sept. 20
POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Wellness Center will host the Healthy Bengal Wellness Fair on Sept. 20 from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Rendezvous Atrium.
Idaho’s Writer-in-Residence Christian Winn to visit Idaho State University
POCATELLO --Idaho State University’s Department of English and Philosophy will host the Idaho Commission on the Arts’ Idaho Writer-in-Residence Christian Winn on Sept. 21.
2017 Idaho State University Homecoming award recipients announced; Alumni Recognition Dinner set Sept. 29 at 6 p.m.
POCATELLO — Idaho State University will honor current faculty, alumni and supporters with awards during the half time of the 2017 Homecoming game 2:35 p.m. Sept. 30 at Holt Arena.
I Love ISU scholarship campaign raises $250,773
POCATELLO — The 2017 annual I Love ISU campaign concluded Thursday, Sept. 14, raising $250,773 in pledges for scholarships for Idaho students.
Idaho Museum of Natural History joins Smithsonian magazine’s 13th annual Museum Day Live! Free Admission on September 23, 2017, with a Downloadable Museum Day Live! Ticket
Pocatello, Idaho — The Idaho Museum of Natural History on the campus of Idaho State University will open its doors free of charge on Saturday, Sept. 23, as part of Smithsonian magazine’s 13th annual Museum Day Live!, an initiative in which participating museums across the United States emulate the spirit of the Smithsonian Institution’s Washington D.C.-based facilities, which offer free admission every day, and open their doors for free to those who download a Museum Day Live! ticket.
Idaho State University Homecoming events set Sept. 25-30
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Homecoming 2017 “Bengals for Life” will celebrate a variety of alumni events Sept. 25-30, culminating with the Homecoming Parade at 9:30 a.m. and football game at 2:30 p.m. in Holt Arena on Saturday, Sept. 30.