News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

February 11, 2013 — Vol. 29 No. 5

In this Issue

New Dean Named for Graduate School

Cornelis J. (Neels) Van der Schyf, B.Pharm., M.Sc., D.Sc., DTE, professor and founding chair of the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, associate dean for research and graduate studies in the College of Pharmacy, and professor of neurobiology in the College of Medicine at Northeast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED), has accepted the position of dean of the Graduate School at Idaho State University, effective May 1. (read more...)

ISU Faculty, Students Give Kids a Smile

Most kids don't mind missing a few hours of school. But for a visit to the dentist? (read more...)

Health Fair Set March 21-22

The Idaho State University Health Fair 2013 - celebrating its 33rd year - is scheduled from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday and Friday, March 21-22, and organizers are looking for private and public health enterprises to set up learning centers. (read more...)

Faculty/Staff Updates

Idaho State University Professor of anatomy and anthropology Jeff Meldrum recently delivered the Annual Winter Lecture to the Podiatry Section at the historic Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, Mass. (read more...)

Anthony Martin received a third place award for one of his creative ceramic works at the LH Horton Jr Gallery 'Visions in Clay' exhibition (read more...)

News Bites

Idaho State University Nepalese students will again join forces to present Nepalese Night at 6 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 16, in the Pond Student Union Ballroom (read more...)

Celebrate Idaho State University registration forms are due Feb. 15 (read more...)

The 20th annual Spaghetti Feed, Raffle & Auction sponsored by the students from Idaho State University College of Pharmacy is Feb. 22 at 6 p.m. in the ISU Pond Student Union Ballroom (read more...)

A special free screening and panel discussion of the new documentary film "Grow!" will be held from 7 to 9:30 p.m. Feb. 21 in the Idaho State University Pond Student Union Salmon River Room (read more...)

The Idaho State University Master of Fine Arts Thesis Exhibition "habitat : Home" by Catherine Reinhardt, will be on display at the John B. Davis Gallery in the Fine Arts Building Feb. 12-22 (read more...)

Idaho State University's "A Season of Note" presents the classic-rock, chart-topping band America on Saturday, March 2 (read more...)

Idaho State University Spring Career Fair, sponsored by the ISU Career Center, will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 19, in the Pond Student Union Ballroom (read more...)

Idaho State University will host the 2013 Cross Examination Debate Association National Championship Tournament March 22-26 (read more...)

The Idaho Academy of Science (IAS) and the Intermountain Conference on the Environment (ICE) jointly invite submission of abstracts for papers to be presented at the 2013 IAS/ICE symposium in all disciplines of science and engineering (read more...)