News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

September 30, 2013 — Vol. 29 No. 33

In this Issue

ISU Faculty, Students Provide Free Dental Care

The Idaho State University Pocatello Family Dentistry, Pocatello Free Clinic, and several local dental hygiene professionals teamed up to provide free screenings for individuals who cannot afford dental care. (read more...)

ISU Researcher Studies Genetic Engineering and Endangered Species

Weighing the pros and cons of using genetic engineering to help save endangered species is explored by Idaho State University Professor Michael Thomas and colleagues in article appearing in the Sept. 26 edition of the journal Nature. (read more...)

Faculty/Staff Updates

Associate Professor John Dudgeon has been promoted to the Directorship of the Center for Archaeology, Materials and Applied Spectroscopy (read more...)

Idaho State University Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering, Steve Chiu, was one of 73 of the nation's most innovative, young engineering educators selected to take part in the National Academy of Engineering's fifth Frontiers of Engineering Education symposium (read more...)

Naomi S. Adams, Assistant Professor of Art at Idaho State University, exhibits a solo show at the Joan Derryberry Art Gallery at Tennessee Tech University this month (read more...)

Provost Woodworth-Ney is please to announce Selena Grace has been appointed Associate Vice President for Institutional Effectiveness in Academic Affairs (read more...)

August ISU Cares Spot Award Winners (read more...)

News Bites

Idaho State University is joining 13 universities across the west to create a health research network (read more...)

Check out what is happening this week at ISU (read more...)

The Idaho State University Department of Art is seeking entries for the first annual veterans art exhibition, "Vigilance" to be held at the John B. Davis Gallery inside the Fine Arts building (read more...)

The ISU Office for Research and Economic Development is hosting an all-day grant writing workshop Oct. 23 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. in The Rendezvous Center (read more...)

Several Idaho State University departments are collaborating to discuss archeological sites in Idaho and prepare for the International Paleoamerican Odyssey Conference (read more...)

Learn about Idaho State University programs and the advantages of applying early for scholarships and financial aid at two ISU Information Nights in Twin Falls and Meridian (read more...)