News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

November 8, 2010 — Vol. 26 No. 38

Faculty/Staff Updates

Susan Jenkins and Janaan Haskell have received a grant to support financial management training for Idaho family and consumer science teachers (read more...)

News Bites

Winning entry chosen in ISU's annual President's Holiday Greeting Card Contest (read more...)

"Season of Note" series presents "Blue Suede Shoes - The Ultimate Elvis Experience" Nov. 13 (read more...)

ISU students assembled Christmas care packages last week for fellow students deployed with the National Guard (read more...)

The ISU Women's Club Holiday Fair will be held Nov. 12 (read more...)

ICIS/IEEE/ISA "Brew with the Crew" presents: The Bad Guy in Cyber Security, Miles McQueen, on Nov. 18 (read more...)

The Gender Resource Center has issued a call for papers for the "The Art of Gender in Everyday Life VIII" conference (read more...)

In this Issue

ISU Professor Earns Grant to Study Mental Health in Jail

Assessing serious mental illness of women in jail and exploring women's pathways to jail are two major components of a study being conducting by Shannon Lynch, Idaho State University associate professor and chair of the ISU psychology department. (read more...)

ISU Professor Promotes Womens Leadership at Conference

Cynthia Pemberton, associate dean of the ISU Graduate School, was among the 116 women leaders who attended the Vision 2020 national convention in Philadelphia this fall to begin a decade-long initiative to advance women's equality and leadership. (read more...)