News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

July 2, 2012 — Vol. 28 No. 23

In this Issue

Accelerator Center Researchers Team With International Isotopes

At the Idaho State University Idaho Accelerator Center (IAC) researchers are, metaphorically speaking, turning lead into gold, in this case using the element zinc to produce a medical isotope of copper that will be a two-edged weapon for fighting cancer. (read more...)

Faculty/Staff Updates

Rex Force, Pharm.D., has been named the associate dean for clinical research in the Division of Health Sciences and will head ISU's new Idaho Center for Health Research (read more...)

See the latest winners of the ISU Cares award (read more...)

News Bites

Idaho State University has formed the ISU Charlotte Fire Task Force to continue offering support to members of the ISU community and greater Pocatello community affected by the Charlotte Fire (read more...)

Judy Thorne, Idaho State University-Meridian's HIV and viral hepatitis educator, will leave Boise July 7 to begin two weeks of medical service at the Nsumba orphanage near Entebbe, Uganda on Lake Victoria (read more...)

The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, St. Luke's/Elks Rehab, and the Idaho Assistive Technology Project co-sponsored the 7th annual Advancing Adventures in Augmentative Communication Camp (read more...)

Faculty and staff permits are now available for purchase through Bengal Web as well as in-person on the Pocatello, Idaho Falls, and Meridian campuses (read more...)

Idaho State University is featured in the June edition of Education Executive magazine (read more...)