News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

February 25, 2013 — Vol. 29 No. 7

In this Issue

Boise Center Aerospace Laboratory Earns $320,000 Grant

The National Science Foundation has awarded Idaho State University's Department of Geosciences Boise Center Aerospace Laboratory and its research partners a $320,000 grant to develop software tools to make it easier for scientists to analyze point-cloud or 3-D data. (read more...)

Geosciences PhD Program Enrolling Students

Idaho State University is ready to begin enrolling geosciences doctoral students in August after the Idaho State Board of Education approved an ISU Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) Degree in geosciences at its last meeting. (read more...)

Faculty/Staff Updates

Dr. Tara Johnson, faculty in the Department of Dental Hygiene, has been selected to serve as the Poster Session Chair for the International Association of Dental Research/American Association of Dental Research General Session (read more...)

Naomi S. Adams, Assistant Professor of Art, has a piece of artwork, Diamonds, that was selected as one of ten pieces in this year's exhibition for a Juror's Award (read more...)

Visiting Professor of Art Andrea Jensen's exhibition "Rinsed" will be on display at the Covey Center for the Arts in Provo, Utah (read more...)

News Bites

The Idaho State University Women's History Month Committee will present several events celebrating the ISU 2013 Women's History Month in March (read more...)

Idaho State University will host a Bengal Visit Day for prospective students and parents at its Pocatello campus on Saturday, March 9 (read more...)

The Idaho State University Anderson Gender Resource Center has announced that Nancy Jackson, founder of the Climate and Energy Project, is the ISU Women's History Month keynote speaker at 7 p.m. March 8 in the Pond Student Union Salmon River Suite (read more...)

The Idaho State University Janet C. Anderson Gender Resource Center will welcome the innovative musicians The Billies on ISU campus to present the "31 Songs Project" workshop at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, March 6, at the Rendezvous Complex Suites (read more...)

The American Association of University Women's Start Smart initiative will offer job behavioral interviewing and salary negotiating workshops geared towards women on March 7 and 8 at Idaho State University (read more...)

The Idaho State University Eli M. Oboler Library is presenting the work of Idaho Falls artist David L. Combs through March, and will host an artist reception for him on March 7 (read more...)

The Idaho State University Center for New Directions is presenting the 13th annual Women and Work Conference on Wednesday, March 6, in the Pond Student Union Building (read more...)

A free health screening for uninsured adults is Thursday, March 7, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the CATCH Office, 503 S. Americana Blvd., in downtown Boise (read more...)

The Idaho State University Pond Student Union Transition Gallery is proud to announce the opening reception for Alexa Brooke Goff's Senior Exhibition, "terrae incognitae," on Monday, March 11 from 6 to 8 p.m. (read more...)

Idaho State University will hold a FAFSA Day financial aid workshop from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. March 16 in Pocatello and Idaho Falls (read more...)