News items from ISU Marketing and Communications
Idaho State-Civic Symphony Feb. 9 features annual Valentine’s Day preconcert dinner; dinner tickets need to be purchased by Feb. 2
POCATELLO – The Idaho State-Civic Symphony will celebrate Valentine’s Day on Friday, Feb. 9, by offering a preconcert dinner at 5:30 p.m. before the Symphony’s performance at 7 p.m. at the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center.
Idaho State University Chinese Night 2018 Feb. 19 celebrating the Year of the Dog
POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Chinese Students Association will celebrate the Chinese Lunar New Year at ISU Chinese Night 2018 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Feb. 19, President’s Day in the Pond Student Union Ballroom.
Wives of NFL players say concussions underreported according to studies by Idaho State University’s Caroline Faure
POCATELLO – After corresponding with wives of current and former NFL players, Idaho State University researcher Caroline Faure has concluded that concussion is likely underreported in the NFL and that the wives and families of concussed and potentially concussed players could use more support.
TRIO accepting applications for McNair Scholars Program; deadline is Feb. 16
POCATELLO – Idaho State University is looking for applicants for the TRIO McNair Scholars Program, which connects undergraduate students with research opportunities that prepare them for graduate school.
Lend us your ears: Idaho State University researchers conducting hearing study
POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders is looking for research participants between the ages of 8 and 9 to have hearing and auditory processing done from January to December.
ISU visiting writer Matthew Babcock to read, lead workshop Feb. 7-8
POCATELLO — Idaho State University’s Creative Writing Program will host award-winning author Matthew James Babcock, a professor at BYU-Idaho who writes about the Rocky Mountain West in a variety of genres, on Feb. 7 and 8 in Pocatello.
ISU Dental Hygiene Clinic is accepting appointments
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Dental Hygiene Clinic is currently accepting appointments for teeth cleanings, teeth whitening, fillings, exams, x-rays, fluoride applications, root cleanings and other preventative services.
ISU’S Rupp Debate team to host winter public debate Feb. 6
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Rupp Debate Team will host its winter public debate on Feb. 6 at 6 p.m. in the Pond Student Union Salmon River Suites.
ISU Oboler Library artist reception for Victoria Zalatoris set Feb. 1
POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Oboler Library will have a public reception for artist Victoria Zalatoris on Feb. 1 from 4:30 to 6 p.m.
Idaho State University-Meridian to offer discounted blood screening services Feb. 8-9
MERIDIAN—The Idaho State University Bengal Lab will offer blood-draw services from 7 a.m. to noon, Feb. 8-9, in room 679 of the Sam and Aline Skaggs Health Science Center at ISU-Meridian, 1311 E. Central Drive.
Idaho State University renames Meridian Health Science Center in honor of Sam and Aline Skaggs
MERIDIAN – Idaho State University has renamed its Meridian health science complex in honor of Sam and Aline Skaggs whose decade of financial support has helped grow the Meridian campus and provide advanced health professions education for hundreds of students and working professionals in the Treasure Valley.
ISU to host 31st annual Jazz Fest featuring Oakland funk band Howard Wiley & Extra Nappy Feb. 9 and 10
POCATELLO – Idaho State University will host the 31st annual Jazz Fest on Feb. 9 and 10 featuring the Oakland-based funk band Howard Wiley & Extra Nappy.
ISU College of Business to begin annual Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program
POCATELLO – Students in the Idaho State University College of Business accounting programs will once again offer the community and fellow students the opportunity to have their taxes filed for free as part of the IRS’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program.
Idaho State University alum Steve Hernandez inducted in CyberCorps: Scholarship for Service Hall of Fame inaugural class
POCATELLO – The National Science Foundation's CyberCorps: Scholarship for Service (SFS) program announced that Idaho State University alum Steven Hernandez is one of three of the program’s inaugural class of Hall of Fame recipients, who are being recognized for making outstanding contributions to cybersecurity.
Midtown Men excited about singing 60s’ hits at Feb. 3 Stephens Center Concert
POCATELLO – The Midtown Men’s Michael Longoria guarantees that concert goers hearing his group’s renditions of hits from the 1960s are “going to want to dance and want to sing” at the group’s Feb. 3 concert in the Stephens Performing Art Center beginning at 7:30 p.m.
Idaho State University names Marvin Schulte new chair in College of Pharmacy
POCATELLO – Marvin K. Schulte is the new chair of the Department of Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Sciences in Idaho State University’s College of Pharmacy.
Snake River High School and Idaho State University to host third annual community health fair
BLACKFOOT – The health fair is Thursday, Jan. 25 from 6-8:30 p.m. at Snake River High School, 922 W. Highway 39, and it is free.
Idaho State University International Students Association to host International Night on Feb. 3.
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s International Students Association will host International Night on Feb. 3 at 6 p.m. in the Pond Student Union Ballroom.
Lyn Redington named Idaho State University vice president for student affairs
POCATELLO -- Lyn Redington has been named Idaho State University’s vice president for student affairs.
ISU Professor Cindy Seiger honored at 10-Year celebration of Pocatello Fit and Fall Proof program
POCATELLO – It’s all about “using it or losing it” and one participant said he was able to “skate and ski” with his grandsons because of it. The Pocatello Senior Activity Center’s Fit and Fall Proof program celebrated its 10-year anniversary, Tuesday, Jan 16. Idaho State University’s Cindy Seiger, associate professor of physical therapy, was recognized at event because of her involvement with the program.
ISU engineering students holding fundraiser Jan. 20 to build 4-wheeled assistive vehicle
POCATELLO – A “Fundraiser for Outdoor Independence” featuring three bands and food to raise funds for Idaho State University students to build an electric adaptive assistive quadra-cycle will be held from 6 p.m. to midnight on Jan. 20 at Portneuf Valley Brewing in Pocatello.
‘Metabolism of many rivers’ topic of Minshall Lecture Jan. 25 at ISU
POCATELLO – One of the world’s leading experts in stream ecology, University of Montana Professor Robert O. Hall, will deliver the free public lecture “Metabolism of many rivers” as part of the Idaho State University G.W. Minshall Lecture Series Lecture at 4 p.m. Jan. 25 at Idaho State University.
Fishing Derby at Sportsman’s Park at American Falls Reservoir set Jan. 27
POCATELLO – A fishing derby Jan. 27 at Sportsman’s Park on the west side of American Falls Reservoir features a $500 first-place prize for the largest trout and a $100 first-place prize for perch.
ISU College of Business’s BBA HR Management degree program is acknowledged for alignment with the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) Guidelines
POCATELLO – The Idaho State University College of Business’s Bachelor of Business Administration in Management with a Human Resource Management concentration has been acknowledged by the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) as being fully aligned with its HR Curriculum Guidebook and Templates.
Idaho State University’s January CPI Intern of the Month is Joe Hughes
POCATELLO – Joe Hughes, a senior business major, has been named the Idaho State University January Career Path Intern of the Month.