News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

May 21, 2012 — Vol. 28 No. 19

In this Issue

TRIO Receives $1.8 Million

Idaho State University TRIO student services has been awarded $1.8 million to work with low-income, first generation high school students to prepare them for post-secondary education. (read more...)

Faculty/Staff Updates

Denise Bowen, Professor Emeritus of the Department of Dental Hygiene, published an article entitled, "Flossing or Alternative Interdental Aids?" in the Spring edition of the Journal of Dental Hygiene (read more...)

News Bites

The National Park Service has awarded an $25,000 federal competitive Preservation, Technology and Training Grant to ISU's Andrew Sorensen, who will study the long-term effects of weathering on fiber reinforced masonry mortars used in preserving historical buildings (read more...)

The Outdoor Adventure Center will offer summer orienteering, river rescue, rock climbing and kayaking workshops beginning June 1 (read more...)

The ISU Psychology Clinic provides public notice that the University will confidentially destroy evaluations and treatment records that are eight years old, assuming the patient is also 21 or older (read more...)

Associate Professor of biological sciences Jeffrey Meldrum will deliver the talk "Sasquatch on the Oregon Trail" June 1 and 2 in Montpelier (read more...)