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Free community hearing screenings at ISU-Meridian Health Science Center beginning Nov. 14
Idaho State University wins Idaho Innovation Award for medical isotopes project
BOISE – Idaho State University’s Cu-67 technology developed at the Idaho Accelerator Center was named Early Stage Innovation of the Year at the 2017 Idaho Innovation Awards presented by Stoel Rives.
Idaho State University TRIO receives two Upward Bound grants worth more than $3 Million
POCATELLO – Higher education is a different language, and it is easy to hit roadblocks if you are not raised knowing how to navigate it. This is why Idaho State University’s TRIO program has renewed the Upward Bound and Upward Bound Math Science (UBMS) grants this year. Combined, the two grants provide more than $3 million of support for ISU students.
Renowned poet Christopher Howell to visit Pocatello, reading Nov. 8
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Department of English and Philosophy will host poet Christopher Howell for a poetry reading on Nov. 8 at 5:30 p.m. in ISU Pond Student Union Bengal Café.
ISU Pinyon Jay Press to hold Papermaking Open House and Letterpress Make and Take Studio
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Pinyon Jay Press will host two events in November including a papermaking open house and a make and take studio.
ISU to present Opera Idaho’s “L’elisir d’amore” and Metropolitan Opera National Council District Auditions Nov. 3 and 4
POCATELLO – Opera Idaho will present Donizetti's charming comedy, “L'elisir d'amore” in the Jensen Grand Concert Hall in the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center on Nov. 3 at 7:30 p.m.
Idaho State University’s Oboler Library to display metal artwork created by students in new exhibit
POCATELLO – On Oct. 30, Idaho State University’s Eli M. Oboler Library will unveil a new exhibit featuring metal artwork created by ISU art students.
Record turnout for ISU-Meridian’s Health Science Experience Night and Pharmacy Open House
MERIDIAN — An estimated 600 people—including 300 high school and college students—attended the Idaho State University-Meridian Health Science Experience Night and Pharmacy Open House Oct. 24.
'Genetic Tools for Species Conservation' — Phi Kappa Phi Scholarly Lecture on Thursday, Oct. 26 at ISU
POCATELLO — Janet L. Loxterman, associate professor and assistant chair of the Idaho State University Department of Biological Sciences, will present the annual Phi Kappa Phi Scholarly Lecture "Genetic Tools for Species Conservation" at 7 p.m. Oct. 26 in the Salmon River Suite of the Pond Student Union on the campus of Idaho State University, and the community is invited to attend.
ISU Jazz Bands to perform Oct. 27
POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Jazz Bands will perform a concert on Oct. 27 at 7:30 p.m. in the Joseph C. and Cheryl H. Jensen Grand Concert Hall in the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center.
Bellamy Brothers excited about bringing their 40 years tour to Pocatello Oct. 28
POCATELLO – You might think touring on the road for 40-years plus might get old, but it doesn’t for the Bellamy Brothers who will perform their accumulated hits from the country and popular music charts at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 28 at Idaho State University.
Opera Idaho to present Gaetano Donizetti’s “L’elisir d’amore” Nov. 3 at ISU Stephens Performing Arts Center
POCATELLO – Cited as one of opera’s most endearing comedies, Gaetano Donizetti’s “L’elisir d’amore,” will be bringing an updated version of this comedy to the Stephens Performing Arts Center Nov. 3 at 7:30 p.m.
Pocatello's Ty Peterson featured in Warren Miller’s “Line of Descent” movie showing at Frazier Hall Auditorium on Nov. 4
POCATELLO – Pocatello’s own Ty Peterson will be featured in the Warren Miller ski movie “Line of Descent” when it shows at 7 p.m. Nov. 4 at Idaho State University’s Frazier Hall and he’ll also be present at the showing signing posters and sharing his experiences.
ISU’s Faculty Showcase of scholarly and creative works is Nov. 2
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Faculty Showcase of scholarly and creative works will held 4:30-6:30 p.m. Nov. 2 on the first floor of the ISU Oboler Library.
Idaho State University Women’s Club Holiday Fair set Nov. 10-11 at Pond Student Union Ballroom
POCATELLO – The 47th annual Idaho State University Women’s Club Holiday Fair will be held Nov. 10 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Nov. 11 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the ISU Pond Student Union Ballroom.
Idaho State University researchers Robert Holman, Kenneth Rodnick publish research on diabetes
POCATELLO – Chemistry Professor Robert Holman and Biological Sciences Professor Kenneth Rodnick, two researchers from Idaho State University, conducted interdisciplinary research in order to further understand the early chemical processes involved with diabetic complications.
Hoffman California Fabrics joins ISU Licensees Company; brings unique, innovative fabric designs to Pocatello market
POCATELLO – Hoffman Fabrics announced it is adding the licensed marks/images of Idaho State University to its list of national universities.
ISU School of Performing Arts to present free production of classic “The Taming of the Shrew”
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s School of Performing Arts will present William Shakespeare’s classic “The Taming of the Shrew” on Oct. 28 and 30 at 7:30 p.m. in the Beverly B. Bistline Thrust Theatre in the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center. Both performances are free to the public, which is made possible by a grant from the F.M., Anne G., and Beverly B. Bistline Foundation.
ISU Physics and Pocatello Kiwanis to host a Haunted Science Lab
POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Society of Physics Students, the Kiwanis Club of Pocatello and the ISU Department of Physics will host a Haunted Science Laboratory exhibit open to the public on Saturday, Oct. 28, 5 – 9 p.m., and on Sunday, Oct. 29, 1 – 5 p.m. in the Pine Ridge Mall in Chubbuck.
“Fire & Ice” theme of ISU College of Arts & Letters 5th annual New Year’s Eve Gala
POCATELLO – The Idaho State University College of Arts & Letters has announced that “Fire & Ice” will be the theme of the 2017 New Year’s Eve Gala.
ISU CW HOG to host Pocatello Ski Swap Nov. 3-4, new Warren Miller film “Line of Descent” Nov. 4
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Cooperative Wilderness Handicapped Outdoor Group (CW HOG) in association with Pocatello Ski Association, Pebble Creek Junior Race Team and Pebble Creek Ski Patrol will host the annual Pocatello Ski Swap from Nov. 3 from 6 to 10 p.m. and Nov. 4 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. in the Pond Student Union Ballroom.
ISU Gender Resource Center to present trans speakers Aydian Dowling and Jodi Dunn on Nov. 9
POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Gender Resource Center will present trans speakers Aydian Dowling with special guest speaker Jodi Dunn from 4 to 6 p.m. Nov. 9 in the Rendezvous Complex Suites A,B and C.
Idaho State University students promote #ChoosePT campaign to curb opiate abuse
POCATELLO — Idaho State University physical therapist assistant students have joined the fight in the opioid epidemic by promoting the #choosePT movement, a national campaign to inform the public about physical therapy as an option for pain control.
ISU nursing professor Mary Nies receives $50,000 award to study prediabetes in Idaho’s Latino population
POCATELLO-Idaho State University professor and director of nursing research, Mary Nies, is the recipient of a $50,000 funding award to study diabetes prevention in Idaho’s rural Latino communities.
Idaho Entrepreneurship Challenge underway at the Idaho State University College of Business
POCATELLO – The Idaho State University College of Business’s Center for Entrepreneurship and Economic Development is once again leading a group of students in the Boise competition, the Idaho Entrepreneurship Challenge (IEC) and the challenge is well underway according to CEED director, Jeff Street.