News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

August 30, 2010 — Vol. 26 No. 28

Faculty/Staff Updates

Andy Taylor, Austin Carter, Chris Taylor, Ana Moreno, Becky Evans, Dorys Gutierrez and Crystal Ross were recognized with ISU Cares Awards in August (read more...)

News Bites

ISU's Preparatory Piano Program is celebrating its 10th anniversary with the purchase and use of a Steinway piano (read more...)

Faculty and staff are invited to join President Arthur Vailas at the Fall General Assembly on Sept. 7 (read more...)

In this Issue

'Extreme Makeover' Family Receives Scholarships

A new residence wasn't the only surprise Jane Marshall-Spreier and her children received on Aug. 24 when they arrived back to their new home, courtesy "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" and the Pocatello community. (read more...)

Engineering Professors Receive Grants

Idaho State University Professors Bruce Savage and Arya Ebrahimpour of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering have received $190,577 from the Federal Highway Administration for a project titled "Highway Transportation Training of Women and Minority Civil Engineering Students." (read more...)