News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

August 20, 2012 — Vol. 28 No. 30

In this Issue

Researchers Study Sleep Problems in Youth

Researchers at Idaho State University and the University of Michigan have found in a larger, national study that sleep problems in adolescents are the top risk factor for suicidal thoughts and attempts in youths. (read more...)

Welcome Back Orange and Black To Offer Food, Fun

Idaho State University students will have a chance to win a car and other great prizes, plus enjoy free food, music and a variety of booths and entertainment during the third annual "Welcome Back Orange and Black" from 4 to 7 p.m. Aug. 27 in Old Town Pocatello. (read more...)

Faculty/Staff Updates

Idaho State University's Cynthia Lee Pemberton, interim dean of the Graduate School and professor of educational leadership, has penned her second book (read more...)

Monika Alcorn and Dr. Ellen Rogo published a paper in the August issue of Access (read more...)

News Bites

Idaho State University Student Health Center has modified their office hours to allow for more efficiency in the clinic (read more...)

You are invited to the Research Services Open House August 30 (read more...)

Save the date for the 5th annual Thomas Geriatric Symposium Oct. 19 (read more...)

Idaho State University's retired employees will hold their ninth annual reunion on Thursday, Oct. 25, at the Juniper Hills Country Club (read more...)

The Idaho State Athletic Department will host its annual Holt Hurrah on Thursday, August 23 from 7 p.m. to 8:15 p.m. in Holt Arena (read more...)