News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

January 20, 2014 — Vol. 30 No. 2

In this Issue

ISU Receives $2.5 million NSF Grant

When it comes to climate and carbon, what's under our feet may be as important as what is up in the air. (read more...)

Faculty/Staff Updates

Associate Professor Philip Homan, Instruction Librarian at the Oboler Library, will be interviewed this month about his research on Kittie Wilkins, the Horse Queen of Idaho, by the Wyeth Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution for Pocatello Channel 12's program Patriot Roots (read more...)

ISU Meridian's Leadership Development group from Fall 2013 just delivered the first aid kits they put together to the Boise Rescue Mission (read more...)

Congratulations to Dr. Nies, PI, and her research team, Drs. Force, Holmes, Peterson, Weber and Ms. Serr on Pilot Grant funding of $54,190 (read more...)

News Bites

The Idaho State University annual Art Faculty Exhibition will be held at the John B. Davis Gallery in the Fine Arts Building from Jan. 14 to Jan 31 (read more...)

Idaho State University student pharmacists joined the Idaho State Pharmacy Association to present Idaho Pharmacy Day and Health Fair Monday, Jan. 20 (read more...)

The Idaho State University Society of Physics Students has received the 2013 Outstanding Chapter Award from the National Society of Physics Students and the American Physical Society (read more...)

This year keep a New Year's Resolution of better health by participating in thriveidaho (read more...)

Nominations are being sought for the 2014 Distinguished Faculty awards (read more...)