News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

June 3, 2013 — Vol. 29 No. 20

In this Issue

ISU Professor Heading to Chile as a Fulbright Scholar

Idaho State University geosciences Associate Professor Benjamin Crosby is heading about 6,000 miles south to Concepción, Chile, where he will serve as a Fulbright Scholar at the Universidad de Concepción and do research to assess the impact of hydroelectric dams in Chile (read more...)

Faculty/Staff Updates

Dr. Jason Harris recently spoke at a Train-the-Trainers workshop (read more...)

Steve Schaack is ISU's new collegiate licensing administrator (read more...)

Kristi Austin recently attended the annual meeting of the Mountain-Plains chapter of the Music Library Association where she presented a paper (read more...)

Alumnus Dr. Paul E. LeSage has been promoted to associate dean of academic affairs at Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts in North Adams, Mass. (read more...)

Dr. Thomas Klein's article "The Inscribed Gold Strip in the Staffordshire Hoard: The Text and Script of an early Anglo-Saxon Biblical Inscription" has just appeared in Vol. 18 of the peer-reviewed journal Anglo-Saxon Studies in Archaeology and History (read more...)

Idaho State University-Meridian pharmacy professor, Rex Lott, attended the 2013 annual meeting of the College of Psychiatric and Neurologic Pharmacists, April 21-24, in Colorado Springs, Colo. (read more...)

News Bites

The Idaho State University Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering is holding a two-week non-residential National Summer Transportation Institute program from June 10 to June 21 for seventh- and eighth-grade middle school students (read more...)

On Monday, June 10, the Sawabi Chapter of the Idaho Native Plant Society will be conducting a field trip to Justice Park area adjacent to Scout Mountain (read more...)

Congratulations to the newest winners of the ISU Cares Spot Awards (read more...)

Information on Spring 2013 Effort Reports on Sponsored Grants and Contracts Funding (read more...)

The Seventh Annual Blake Stephens Foosball Tournament is June 9 at 1 p.m. at Hooligans (read more...)