News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

July 22, 2013 — Vol. 29 No. 26

In this Issue

Alumnus Establishes Endowed Professorship

Idaho State University alumnus Bruce Nelson and his wife LaVaun Nelson have established the Nelson Family Charitable Trust Endowed Professorship in Accounting for the Idaho State University College of Business. (read more...)

Code Talker Exhibit Opens at Museum

When the United States issued the call to arms in World Wars I and II, American Indians answered as warriors. (read more...)

Faculty/Staff Updates

Idaho State University biological sciences professor Terry Bowyer has been unanimously elected to Honorary Membership to the Wildlife Society (read more...)

Idaho State University's Keith Weber, director of the ISU GIS Training and Research Center, received a Special Achievement in GIS Award at the Esri International User Conference in San Diego on July 10 (read more...)

Recently Dr. Elizabeth Cartwright from the Department of Anthropology and Anthropology graduate student Misty Dawn Clover Prigent returned home from attending the "Encounters and Engagements: Creating new agendas for medical anthropology" conference June 12-14, 2013 in Tarragona, Spain (read more...)

Dr. Brent Wolter's article "Frequency of Input and L2 Collocational Processing: A Comparison of Congruent and Incongruent Collocations," co-authored with Dr. Henrik Gyllstad of Lund University, has just appeared in Studies in Second Language Acquisition (read more...)

JoAnn Gurenlian is the president elect of the International Federation of Dental Hygienists (read more...)

News Bites

The free Community Health Screenings offered by Idaho State University-Meridian Health Science Center and Ada County are ahead of the curve when it comes to screening participants for the hepatitis C viral infection (HCV) and HIV/AIDS (read more...)

Enjoy the music of Steve Eaton and Mike Sanders and help support the Idaho Food Bank's Backpack Program at "An Evening with Eaton and Sanders," Saturday, Aug. 10, presented by the Idaho State University Alumni Association (read more...)