News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

April 25, 2011 — Vol. 27 No. 17

In this Issue

Hatzenbuehler to Lead Division of Health Sciences

Idaho State University has announced the appointment of Linda Hatzenbuehler as the permanent executive dean and associate vice president for the ISU Division of Health Sciences. (read more...)

Imel to Lead Science and Engineering

Idaho State University has appointed George Imel permanent dean of the ISU College of Science and Engineering. (read more...)

Shropshire Named Library Dean

Idaho State University has appointed Sandra Shropshire dean of the ISU Eli M. Oboler Library. (read more...)

Turley-Ames Named Arts and Letters Dean

Idaho State University has announced the appointment of Kandi Turley-Ames as founding dean of the ISU College of Arts and Letters. (read more...)

Faculty/Staff Updates

Jessica Winston has been awarded a $50,400 fellowship from the National Endowment for the Humanities for the 2011-12 year (read more...)

Jeff Meldrum was interviewed for a feature on the "Daily Planet," an award-winning science magazine show of the Discovery Channel Canada (read more...)

Dr. David Kleist was recently named Associate Editor for Qualitative Research for Counseling and Values (read more...)

After 36 years of combined service to the State of Idaho, Cliff Merrill is retiring (read more...)

News Bites

Dietetics assistant professor Cynthia Blanton is looking for female undergraduate students to participate in her study (read more...)

The Idaho State University Wind Ensemble and Concert Band will perform its final concert of the semester Friday, April 29 (read more...)

Local Girl Scout Troop 423 recently donated about 250 boxes of the organization's famous cookies to be included in care packages for ISU student soldiers deployed to Iraq (read more...)

The General Education Department at the College of Technology received a $1.2 million dollar "Go On" grant from the J.A. and Kathryn Albertson Foundation (read more...)

The College of Business will host the Global Manufacturing Research Group (GMRG) annual meeting from May 3-5 (read more...)

Nine one-act plays will be presented April 27, 28 and 29 in the Bistline Theatre (read more...)

The second annual ISU Veterans' BBQ and Family Day at the Zoo is April 30 from 1 to 5 p.m. at the Upper Ross Park shelter in Pocatello (read more...)