News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

March 10, 2014 — Vol. 30 No. 8

In this Issue

Health Fair Set March 20-21

The Idaho State University Health Fair 2014, celebrating its 33rd year, is scheduled from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday and Friday, March 20-21, and will feature more than 60 learning centers on a variety of health issues and blood draws. (read more...)

ISU Chamber Choir to Perform At Seattle Conference

The Idaho State University Chamber Choir has been selected to perform at the Northwest Division Convention of the American Choral Directors Association in Seattle this March. (read more...)

Ten Students Earn MILES Internships

Ten Idaho State University students have been awarded internships through Idaho's Managing Idaho's Landscapes for Ecosystems Services program to participate in a wide range of social science, ecological and geological studies. (read more...)

Faculty/Staff Updates

Kevin Marsh, professor of history, will present the keynote lecture for the each opening night of the Smithsonian traveling exhibit "Hometown Teams: How Sports Shape America" (read more...)

Professor Emeritus Kathleen Hodges published a paper in Dimensions of Dental Hygiene (read more...)

The Office of Academic Affairs is proposing additional revisions to the existing ISUPP Faculty Procedures for Suspension/Dismissal/Termination for Cause with a second 30-day comment period (read more...)

News Bites

The Idaho State University Division of Health Sciences Research Symposium on the theme of "Research Paradigms: Spanning the Spectrum" will be held from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on March 14 in Pocatello and Meridian (read more...)

A workshop on the history of the Snake River will be held March 24-26 at the Pocatello Red Lion Hotel (read more...)

Acclaimed author Nicole Walker will visit ISU on Wednesday, March 19 (read more...)

The Idaho State University Museum of Natural History and Idaho Public Television will present an exciting night of scientific exploration for children with Science Trek 2014, which runs from 6 p.m. April 11 to 8 a.m. April 12 at the museum (read more...)

The Idaho State University School of Performing arts will present "James and the Giant Peach" at 7:30 p.m. March 13, 14 and 15 in the Bistline Theatre inside the Stephens Performing Arts Center (read more...)

Colloquium on Narrative, Friday, March 14 (read more...)

Idaho State University announced today that with a new grant of $20,000 from the Jonas Center for Nursing and Veterans Healthcare, matched by $20,000 from the ISU School of Nursing, it will fund the scholarship of two doctoral nursing students in 2014 (read more...)

The State of Idaho Division of Human Resources is offering their Supervisory Academy Performance Management Series on the ISU-Pocatello Campus on April 15-17 (read more...)