News items from ISU Marketing and Communications
Irish Rovers to return to Pocatello to perform at ISU Feb. 14
POCATELLO – About 35 or 40 years ago, The Irish Rovers performed in Pocatello, and they’ll be back to perform at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 14 at the Idaho State University during the second year of the group’s 50th-anniversary tour.
ISU’s January Career Path Intern of the Month is Michael Beseris
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Michael Beseris was named the Career Path Intern (CPI) for the month of January by the ISU Career Center.
Tree Houses exhibit opening set Jan. 28 at Idaho Museum of Natural History
POCATELLO – Who’s living in the trees? Join the Idaho Museum of Natural History (IMNH) at Idaho State University from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Jan. 28 as it celebrates the opening of exhibit Tree Houses with several activities.
Free flu shots and basic physical exams offered at ISU/Ada County Health Screening Feb. 9
Basic physical and dental exams, flu shots while supplies last, and onsite testing for blood sugar levels and cholesterol are included in free services offered at a community health screening Thursday, Feb. 9, 4-7 p.m., at Whitney United Methodist Church, 3315 W. Overland Rd., in Boise.
Magician, comic, actor Michael Carbonaro coming to Pocatello Feb. 18
POCATELLO – East Idaho residents will have the opportunity to see “Magician of the Year” and truTV star Michael Carbonaro perform live at 8 p.m. Feb. 18 at the Idaho State University L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center.
ISU Library to host reception Feb. 9 for art department faculty, grad students
POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Eli M. Oboler Library will host a free, public reception for ISU Art Department faculty and graduate students on Thursday, Feb. 9, from 4:30 to 6 p.m. in the library's first floor art area.
Jonny Fisher named “Idaho Business Leader of the Year"
Founder and Owner of Textbook Exchange is the 58th honoree.
Women’s March on Pocatello set Jan. 21
POCATELLO – The Women’s March on Pocatello will begin at 10 a.m. Jan. 21 in Caldwell Park.
Michael Fowlin to perform 'You Don’t Know Me Until You Know Me' Feb. 2 at ISU
POCATELLO – Clinical psychologist, actor and poet Michael Fowlin, better known as Mykee, will perform his one-man presentation “You Don’t Know Me Until You Know Me” on Feb. 2 at 7 p.m. at the Idaho State University Pond Student Union Ballroom.
Idaho State University 2017 Africa Night set Jan. 28 at Stephens Performing Arts Center
POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Africa Student Association will present its annual Africa Night Jan. 28 at the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center.
Jan. 28 Fishing Derby at American Falls Reservoir's Sportsman’s Park features $500 first prize for trout,
POCATELLO – A fishing derby running 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Jan. 28 at Sportsman’s Park on the west side of American Falls Reservoir near Aberdeen features a $500 first-place cash prize for the largest trout and a $100 first-place cash prize for perch.
Mama Dragon, Debbie Glenn, to speak at Idaho State University Feb. 16
POCATELLO – Mama Dragon, Debbie Glenn, mother of Neon Trees lead singer Tyler Glenn, will speak at Idaho State University on Thursday, Feb. 16, from 4 to 6 p.m.
ISU National Girls and Women in Sports Day Events Scheduled for Jan. 26 and 28
POCATELLO - Idaho State University’s annual National Girls and Women in Sports Day is scheduled for 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 28, at Reed Gymnasium.
Idaho State University hosts Pharmacy Day, free health fair at the Idaho State Capitol Building Jan. 16
BOISE – Get your blood pressure checked, a flu shot and learn about diabetes prevention at the annual Pharmacy Day at the Capitol on Monday, January 16 at the Idaho State Capitol, 700 W. Jefferson St.
Seventh annual Celebrate Idaho State event set Feb. 1
POCATELLO – The seventh annual Celebrate Idaho State, a CommUniversity event, is set for Feb. 1, 4-7 p.m., in the Idaho State University Pond Student Union Building, and features more than 50 interactive booths with family activities.
Success of new early admission program at Idaho State University could soon spread
POCATELLO – Officials say a new pilot program for early admission to Idaho State University’s Department of Dental Hygiene is showing signs of success.
Irish Rovers to perform Feb. 14 at ISU Stephens Performing Arts Center
POCATELLO – Idaho State University “A Season of Note” will feature The Irish Rovers in concert at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 14 in the L.E. and Thelma Stephens Performing Arts Center.
Idaho State University end-of-term fall 2016 enrollment shows increase
POCATELLO – End-of-term fall 2016 enrollment at Idaho State University was 13,629, an increase of 60 students, or 0.4 percent, from last fall end-of-term enrollment.
ISU Anderson Center to present ‘Stalking with Technology – Protect Yourself’ seminar Jan. 31 in Rendezvous Complex
POCATELLO – Stalking prevention expert Jennifer Landhuis will deliver the seminar “Stalking with Technology – Protect Yourself” from 3 to 6 p.m. Jan. 31 in the Idaho State University Rendezvous Complex Suites A, B and C.
Amy Grant to perform Feb. 2 at ISU Stephens Performing Arts Center
POCATELLO – Grammy-award winning singer Amy Grant will perform at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 2 at the Idaho State University L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center as part of the “A Season of Note” series.
Pocatello Martin Luther King Jr. events include NAACP luncheon, fellowship service and ISU Martin Luther King Jr. march and program
POCATELLO — Pocatello community events planned honoring Martin Luther King Jr. Day include an NAACP luncheon on Jan. 14, a Portneuf Valley Interfaith Fellowship service on Jan. 15 and Idaho State University’s annual march and program on Jan. 16.
40-year anniversary of 1977 Idaho State University Elite 8 team
The team will be honored at halftime of the January 14 game vs. Idaho.
Researchers eye opening of ISU’s new Research Data Center
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s research community will soon have access to a new, state-of-the-art Research Data Center (RDC) in the Lillibridge Engineering Building.
Idaho State University history students write biographies of Idaho suffragists, to be published on Women and Social Movements in the United States website
POCATELLO – History students at Idaho State University have written biographies of Idaho suffragists as part of professor Erika Kuhlman’s Women in the North American West class. The biographies will be featured on the website Women and Social Movements in the United States early next year.
Idaho Museum of Natural History announces 2016 holiday schedule
POCATELLO – Looking for a family-friendly, educational activity during the holidays?