News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

November 12, 2012 — Vol. 28 No. 40

In this Issue

New GIS Program Could Help Wildfire Recovery Efforts

Post-wildfire recovery efforts in Idaho — and then potentially nationwide - could receive a large boost from the results of a prototype GIS-based fire recovery "decision support system" being developed at Idaho State University. (read more...)

Faculty/Staff Updates

Congratulations to our winners of the ISU CaresSpot Awards for September (read more...)

The Department of Communication Sciences & Disorders will have several representatives at the ASHA 2012 Convention (read more...)

Colleen Stephenson was recently installed as President of the Idaho Dental Hygienists' Association (read more...)

News Bites

Georgia Orwick and Anne Merkley are joining to have their second show each of art inspired by the ruins of Mexico at the Eli. M. Oboler Library from Nov. 5 through Jan. 31 (read more...)

Idaho State University Department of Art visiting artist Mike Adams will make a presentation on his recent artwork and experiences in Olso, Norway Tuesday, Nov. 13 (read more...)

Idaho State University Department of Sport Science and Physical Education will host the fourth annual Santa Claws 5k Fun Run and Fitness Fair on Dec. 8 at Reed Gym from 8:30 a.m. to noon (read more...)

The students in Alex Bolinger's management class at the Idaho State University College of Business are participating in a local "Make-a-Wish Challenge" (read more...)