News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

November 14, 2011 — Vol. 27 No. 45

In this Issue

Geosciences Researchers Land Grants

Idaho State University geosciences researchers received two grants this fall totaling more than $688,000 to study fuels in shrub-dominated landscapes in the Northwest and to gather remote-sensing data to assess floodplains. (read more...)

ISU Signs Agreement in Principle With International Isotopes

International Isotopes Inc., a leading manufacturer of nuclear medicine products, is pleased to announce it has completed an agreement in principle with Idaho State University to jointly develop processes for the production of Copper-67. (read more...)

Faculty/Staff Updates

ISU Professor and Director of the School of Engineering, Subbaram Naidu, will visit East China Normal University in Shanghai, China (read more...)

News Bites

Update on ISU and the new regional accreditation standards (read more...)

ISU's annual GIS Day celebration is set for Nov 16, and this year includes a new track focusing upon cyberinfrastructure and super computers (read more...)

Professor Curt Whitaker of ISU's Department of English will present "Birding with Shakespeare" on Nov. 17, 7 p.m. in the Idaho Museum of Natural History (read more...)

ISU registered dietitians have some healthy tips to share for the holidays (read more...)