News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

February 1, 2010 — Vol. 26 No. 5

Faculty/Staff Updates

Jennifer Eastman Attebery has been selected by Utah State University to give the Fife Honor Lecture in March (read more...)

Philip Homan is presenting “Queen of Diamonds: Kittie Wilkins, Horse Queen of Idaho, and the Wilkins Horse Company” on March 3 (read more...)

News Bites

ISU’s new financial aid system is now live (read more...)

The Veterans’ Sanctuary Program invites all student vets, current military members attending school, vet supporters and the public to a “meet and greet” Feb. 8 (read more...)

All faculty, staff and students are invited to ISU's First World Café Feb. 5 (read more...)

The registration period is open for this year’s celebration in recognition of National Girls and Women in Sports Day on Feb 20 (read more...)

ISU’s TIAA-CREF representative, Greg Finch, is coming to the ISU campus Feb. 9 and 10 (read more...)

The deadline for Kasiska College of Health Professions Research Day submissions is next week (read more...)

Information for truck and bus drivers (read more...)

In this Issue

ESTEC Receives $1.5 million in Renewable Energy Grants

Idaho State University’s Energy Systems Technology and Education Center (ESTEC) will receive $1.5 million in renewable energy grants through the U.S. Department of Labor’s Green Jobs Program as authorized by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009. (read more...)

ADRN Graduates score 100 Percent Pass Rate on Licensure Exam

The Associate Degree Registered Nurse (ADRN) program at the ISU College of Technology received notification that all 2009 graduates of the ADRN program have achieved a 100 percent pass rate on the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX—RN). (read more...)