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ISU researchers help preserve rich history of Grand Teton NP guides
POCATELLO – Following World War II the U.S. government had a plethora of surplus items leftover, including big “pontoon” rafts, some that were shipped to Grand Teton National Park. During the war, these rafts were tied together and tracks were laid across them so military vehicles could use these “pontoon bridges” to cross waterways.
Museum Masquerade benefit dinner set March 4
POCATELLO — Celebrate Mardi Gras with Idaho Museum of Natural History (IMNH) to raise funds for the upcoming exhibit “Be the Dinosaur.”
ISU to host discussion, film on Acoustic Ecology and Idaho Soundscapes on Feb. 23
POCATELLO – Several panelists from Idaho State University will host a discussion on Acoustic Ecology and Idaho Soundscapes on Feb. 23 from 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. in the Wood River Room of the Pond Student Union. Admission is free.
Philosophy for the Public continues with stoics lecture
POCATELLO – Visiting Idaho State University philosophy Professor Evan Rodriguez will give the presentation “You Can Chain My Leg, but Not My Prohairesis: Epictetus and Marcus Aurelius on the Stoic Art of Living” at 6 p.m. Feb. 15 at the College Market.
Idaho State University seeks feedback to improve Traumatic Brain Injury services in Idaho
Want to help chart the future of Traumatic Brain Injury services in Idaho? What services and supports do you need? Are they available in your community?
ISU Women of Color Association to host Valentine’s Day Scholarship Fundraiser Dinner
POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Women of Color Association will host a Valentine’s Day Scholarship Fundraiser Dinner on Feb. 12 from 5 to 7 p.m. in the Pond Student Union Ballroom. Doors will open at 4:30 p.m.
Abby Latta named as ISU's Career Path Intern of the Month for February
POCATELLO - Abby Latta has been honored as the Idaho State University Career Path Intern of the month by the ISU Career Center.
ISU Rupp Debate Team hosts public debate Feb. 9 on United States lifting Cuban embargo
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Rupp Debate Team invites the general public and ISU students, faculty and staff to attend its spring semester public debate at 6 p.m. Feb. 9.
ISU library seeking donations for digital collection 'American Indian Histories and Cultures'
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Eli M. Oboler Library is seeking donations to purchase the digital collection “American Indian Histories and Cultures” for ISU.
ISU-Meridian biomedical lab installs new high-tech research tool
MERIDIAN - The College of Pharmacy at the Idaho State University-Meridian Health Science Center is home to a new high-tech tool designed to help scientists advance clinical and translational research at ISU.
ISU Occupational Therapy Assistant Program to host open house Feb. 9
POCATELLO — To celebrate the first cohort class of Idaho State University College of Technology’s occupational therapy assistant program, and to honor 100 years of occupational therapy as a profession, ISU will host an open house on Feb. 9 from 4 to 6 p.m. at the program’s laboratory in Owen-Redfield Hall on the ISU campus.
ISU Oboler Library to host reception for art department faculty and graduate students on Feb. 9
POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Eli M. Oboler Library will host a public reception for ISU Art Department faculty and graduate students on Feb. 9 from 4:30 to 6 p.m. in the library's first floor art area.
ISU College of Arts and Letters raises over $100,000 at fourth annual New Year’s Eve Gala
ISU-Meridian’s Ryan Lindsay elected president of IPHA
Amy Grant Concert Rescheduled Due to Illness
New exhibit on medical history opening at Oboler Library, reception set Feb. 2
POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Eli M. Oboler Library will host a month-long exhibit called “Malady: Physiological, Psychological, and Social Disease in 18th-Century Texts” that will have an opening reception 4:30-6 p.m. Feb. 2.
Idaho State University to present Humanities Café surrounding the role of art and dance in the community on Feb. 9
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s College of Arts and Letters will hold its third Humanities Café of the year on Feb. 9 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Pond Student Union Bengal Theater. The event will include dance performances and a discussion, led by dance professor Aaron Wood, about the role of art and dance in the community titled, “Dance and Embodied Activism.”
ISU Hispanic Awareness Leadership Organization to host Noche Latina: A Red Carpet Event on Feb. 4
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Hispanic Awareness Leadership Organization (HALO) will host Noche Latina: A Red Carpet Event on Feb. 4 at 6 p.m. at the Pond Student Union Ballroom.
Idaho State-Civic Symphony to host Valentine’s Day concert featuring Hubbard Street Dance Chicago
POCATELLO – Celebrate Valentine’s Day a little early with your special someone or a group of friends by enjoying dinner and the Symphony at the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center on Friday, Feb. 10.
30th annual ISU Jazz Fest to feature Cathlene Pineda Quartet Feb. 3 and 4
POCATELLO – The Los Angeles-based Cathlene Pineda Quartet will headline the 30th annual Idaho State University Jazz Fest on Friday, Feb 3, at the Portneuf Valley Brewery and Saturday, Feb. 4, at the Joseph C. and Cheryl H. Jensen Grand Concert Hall in the Stephens Performing Arts Center.
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.