News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

February 22, 2010 — Vol. 26 No. 8

Faculty/Staff Updates

Erin Rasmussen was elected president of Four Corners Association for Behavior Analysis (read more...)

News Bites

The ISU Scholarship Office is now accepting applications for the ISU Classified Employee’s annual scholarship (read more...)

ISU partners with the U.S. Census Bureau to achieve a complete and accurate count (read more...)

The Center for New Directions presents the 10th annual Women & Work Conference March 10 (read more...)

The ISU Family Medicine Residency Program will host the “Medicine Ball" in Holt Arena, a casual evening of delicious food, no-host bars and live music (read more...)

The ISU Wind Ensemble and Concert Band is performing Feb. 26 (read more...)

All faculty and staff are invited to a NCAA Rules Compliance Open Forum March 9 (read more...)

In this Issue

Professor Studies Environmental Factors’ Contributions to Obesity

The obesity epidemic cannot be blamed on people’s genetic makeup, but can be pinned to environmental factors, suggests a variety of studies by Idaho State University associate professor of psychology Erin Rasmussen. (read more...)

Dental Hygiene Students Receive Top Honors for Community Service

Members of the Idaho State University Student Chapter of the American Dental Hygienists’ Association have received top national honors for an upcoming community project, Give Kids a Smile on Feb. 26-27, to provide underserved children with oral health care at no cost. (read more...)