News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

April 11, 2011 — Vol. 27 No. 15

In this Issue

Katherine Reedy-Maschner to Serve on Committee

She's at a landlocked university more than 600 miles from the Pacific Ocean and more than 2,500 miles from the Bering Sea and Arctic Ocean, but Idaho State University anthropology professor Katherine Reedy-Maschner contributes to setting fishing seasons in these distant waters. (read more...)

ISU Student Earns Fulbright

Idaho State University student Mike Adams will pursue his passions for sculpture, Viking ships, and Norse mythology - combining these interests into multi-media sculptural installations - during the 2011-12 academic year while working on a Fulbright grant in Oslo, Norway. (read more...)

Faculty/Staff Updates

Russ Spearman, the director of the Institute of Rural Health's Traumatic Brain Injury Program at ISU-Meridian, has received the 2011 Most Valuable TBISERVE Contributor award from the Health Resources Services Administration (read more...)

News Bites

The Idaho Humanities Council awarded 41 grants this February including a $2000 grant to the Idaho State University Department of History (read more...)

The Division of Health Sciences 22nd Annual Research Day is set for Friday, April 15 (read more...)

ISU Credit Union, in a cooperative venture with Idaho State University, will soon offer BengalCard Plus (read more...)

The Anderson Gender Resource Center is looking for gently used maternity and baby clothing (read more...)

The Idaho State University Department of Physics and the Society of Physics Students will present an afternoon full of scientific discovery with their "Pyrotacular" demonstration show on April 16 (read more...)

The Idaho State University Health Fair 2011 is set for Thursday and Friday, April 21-22 (read more...)

The ISU Jazz Big Bands I and II will be performing their final concert of the semester Saturday, April 16 (read more...)

Greg Finch, TIAA-CREF Representative, will be on campus April 19 and 20 in the Selway Room at the Student Union Building (read more...)

The 2011 Annual Undergraduate Art Exhibition and Scholarship Competition will be on display from April 12 to May 6 at the John B. Davis Gallery (read more...)

All high school junior girls are invited to attend the overnight ISU Women's Health Leadership Summit from May 20 to May 21 (read more...)

Workshops for Grantwriters: A series of four 1-hour workshops are scheduled Tuesdays at 12:30 p.m. (read more...)

Idaho State University has scheduled New Freshman Registration 2011 for high school graduates and other new freshmen for the week of April 11 (read more...)

The Idaho State University Union Program Council is encouraging participation in National Volunteer Week from April 10 to April 16 (read more...)

Employee Recognition Week was held March 28-31 (read more...)