The “J-pop” concert featuring the singer Izumi from Tokyo, Japan, and the Pocatello band “Somewhere in the Middle” from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Sept. 15 is a fundraiser for the Idaho State University Japanese Club. (more…)
The Lemley Intermountain Conference on the Environment is scheduled Sept. 18-19 on the Idaho State University campus in Pocatello.
This annual conference focuses on management issues, research findings, responsibility issues and regulatory perspectives. (more…)
When he started as a student at Idaho State University in 1964, Blaine Burkman knew he was going to accomplish his goal of attending college and earning a degree. (more…)
The year 2007 marks the 25th anniversary of the “I Love ISU” campaign to raise money for Idaho State University scholarships. The Idaho Falls “I Love ISU” campaign will be Sept. 10-11.
Volunteers from Bonneville, Bingham, Power and Bannock counties annually work the telephones in September to provide ISU scholarships. All money raised in a county goes to scholarships for students from that county. (more…)
Interested in becoming a pharmacist, paramedic or physician assistant? A clinical lab scientist, nurse or mental health counselor?
Find out about these programs and more than a dozen others at the second annual “Health Professions Experience Night” hosted by Idaho State University from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Oct. 9. (more…)
Nominations are being requested for the 2007 Micron Outstanding Idaho Science Teacher Awards by the Department of Physics at Idaho State University.
“Science teachers, as a group, are among the most selfless, hard-working and dedicated public servants,” said Steve Shropshire, Ph.D., ISU physics professor. “These awards are a wonderful opportunity to give exceptional science teachers much-deserved recognition.” (more…)
A professional development workshop “Emotionally Focused Therapy for Couples: An Introductory Workshop” will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 14 and 15 in Room 726 of the Idaho State University Garrison Hall, located at 1440 Terry Street, Pocatello. (more…)
The 26th annual Idaho State University CW HOG Pig Out, a dinner and fundraiser for Idaho State University’s Cooperative Wilderness Handicapped Outdoor Group, is Saturday, Sept. 15, in Lower Ross Park Pavilion. CW HOG provides outdoor recreational opportunities for individuals with and without disabilities.
The dinner includes barbecued pork, Idaho baked potatoes, corn-on-the-cob, green salad, and the HOGs’ specialty, a vegetarian Dutch-oven dish. Dinner is from 4 to 7:30 p.m. Musical entertainment, featuring U.S. Bluez, the Steel Head Red Band and Shawn Barnaby, will be 4-10 p.m. (more…)
Although organizers of the Idaho State University Pocatello Pump stress friendly rock climbing for people of all ages, the element of competition is still there.
In its 26th year, the Pump is the oldest bouldering competition in the United States. It takes place on the basalt cliffs of Pocatello’s Ross Park, and runs from 8 a.m. to early afternoon Saturday, Sept. 15. The Pump takes most of the afternoon off so participants can take advantage of the CW HOG Pig Out dinner adjacent to the climbing area.
Climbing resumes Sunday, Sept. 16, at 7 a.m. The awards ceremony is at 6 p.m. (more…)
The formal Investiture Ceremony open to all for Idaho State University President Arthur C. Vailas, Ph.D., will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Sept. 14, in Holt Arena.
An all-community barbecue featuring entertainment, academic information and various demonstrations by ISU departments and student groups will be held on the ISU Hutchinson Quadrangle immediately following the Investiture Ceremony. (more…)