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Idaho State University Library art show by Catherine Reinhardt runs through May 31

Posted in General, People, Exhibits by taylandy on the April 12th, 2013

The of Idaho State University Eli M. Oboler Library is exhibiting the artwork Catherine Reinhardt, graduate student in the ISU Department of Art, through May 31.

Reinhardt, who will graduate in May, she received her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Auburn University in Alabama and a master's degree in teaching from the University of Virginia. A native of Alabama, Reinhardt lives in Pocatello with her husband and son. (more…)

Idaho State University researcher Kelchner helps solve 5,000-year-old mystery: team deciphers the Bamboo family tree

Posted in General, People, Research, Featured by taylandy on the April 10th, 2013

For more than 5,000 years, people have studied bamboo: its uses, growth forms, unusual flowering cycles, and its relationship to other plant groups.

Until now, the relationships among the major lineages of bamboos, called "tribes," were not known with any certainty. But a new paper in the journal Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution reveals the ancient story of bamboo using DNA analysis and provides the most convincing evidence to date of their long evolutionary history. (more…)

Idaho State University to present renowned cellist Carlos Prieto in special concert May 9 at Stephens Performing Arts Center

Posted in General, People, Events, Performing Arts by taylandy on the April 9th, 2013

Idaho State University and the Consulate of Mexico in Boise will present a concert by one of the most respected cellists in the world, Carlos Prieto, at 7 p.m. May 9 in the Stephens Performing Arts Center's Jensen Grand Concert Hall.

Prieto, Mexican-born and MIT-educated, regularly premiers works composed especially for him by Latin American, North American and European composers. He has received public acclaim and won excellent reviews for his performances throughout the United States, Europe, Russia, China, India and Latin America. (more…)

Five Idaho State University faculty honored as 2013 Outstanding Master Teachers

Posted in General, People, Academics, Events by taylandy on the April 8th, 2013

Five Idaho State University faculty members have received 2013 Outstanding Master Teacher awards and will be honored at a reception on April 24.

One will receive the 2013 ISU Distinguished Teacher Award to be announced at the reception.

Receiving Master Teacher awards are; Jeff Brockett, associate professor and program director for the Doctor of Audiology program in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders; Paul Link, professor in the Department of Geological Sciences; Diana Livingston-Friedley, professor of voice in the Department of Music; Donna Lybecker, associate professor in the Department of Political Science and Rosemary J. Smith, professor, Department of Biological Sciences. (more…)

Five Idaho State University faculty receive 2013 Outstanding Public Service Awards

Posted in General, People, Academics, Events, Featured by taylandy on the April 8th, 2013

Five Idaho State University faculty have received 2013 Outstanding Public Service Awards and will be honored at a reception on April 24.

One will receive the 2013 ISU Distinguished Public Service Award to be announced at the reception.

Receiving 2013 Outstanding Public Service Awards are Scott Anderson, professor of music; Glenda Carr, clinical assistant professor with the College of Pharmacy; Kevin W. Cleveland, associate professor in the Pharmacy Practice Department at the College of Pharmacy; Cathy Kriloff, professor of mathematics; and Kevin Marsh, associate professor and chair of the history department. (more…)

2013 Montana/Idaho Clarinet Festival runs April 13-14 at the Idaho State University

Posted in General, People, Performing Arts by taylandy on the April 8th, 2013

The 2013 Montana/Idaho Clarinet Festival will run April 13-14 at the Idaho State University Stephens Performing Arts Center.

The event is free and all clarinetists are invited.

On-site registration begins at 9 a.m. Saturday, April 13. (more…)

Idaho State University papermaking open house scheduled April 13

Posted in General, Events by taylandy on the April 8th, 2013

The Idaho State University Department of Art will present a papermaking open house from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 13, in ISU Fine Arts Building Room 407. (more…)

Idaho State University Faculty Development Seminar April 12 features State Board of Education director Mike Rush

Posted in General, People, Events by taylandy on the April 8th, 2013

­"Higher Education: Idaho's Competitive Edge" is the topic of the noon–1:30 p.m. April 12 Mike Rush Idaho State University Faculty Development Seminar by Mike Rush, executive director of the Idaho State Board of Education. (more…)

Idaho State University’s Student Activities Board presents full week of events for Springfest April 15-19

Posted in General, People, Events by taylandy on the April 8th, 2013

During the week of April 15-19, Idaho State University’s Student Activities Board will host a wide variety of events for ISU Springfest.

This years theme is Mobile Madness, filled with app-inspired games, prizes, and more.

Activities planned include:

April 15, Icon Quiz: (more…)

2013 Idaho State University Undergraduate Art Exhibition, Competition at the Davis Gallery April 8-May 3

Posted in General by taylandy on the April 6th, 2013

The 13th annual Idaho State University Undergraduate Art Exhibition and Scholarship Competition will have its opening reception April 8 and the exhibit will run through May 3.

The opening reception will run from 5 to 7 p.m. April 8, with an awards ceremony beginning at 6 p.m., in the ISU John B. Davis Gallery located in the ISU Fine Arts Building. (more…)

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