News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

June 16, 2014 — Vol. 30 No. 21

In this Issue

Researchers to Study Infant Sound

"Bah-bah-bah." "Ah." "Eww." "Gaa."

The sounds infants make and caregivers' report of their interactions with babies are the focus of the new Idaho State University Infant Vocal Development Laboratory, where researchers will be studying the sounds made by infants from 7 to 18 months of age, and the infants' interactions with caregivers. (read more...)

Faculty/Staff Updates

Work widening the access road to the Idaho State University Red Hill "I" has gone faster than anticipated so the demolition of the "I" began June 10 (read more...)

Students and faculty of the ISU Department of Physics will offer a free water rocket workshop in Tydeman Park at 8th Ave. and East Young St. in Pocatello on June 28 and 29, 10:00 am - noon (read more...)

Idaho State University's doctoral degree in English and the Teaching of English was featured as an innovative doctoral program in a report released in May by the Modern Language Association (read more...)

The Idaho State University Rodeo Team is having another stellar year (read more...)

The Biennial Idaho State Convention of the American Association of University Women at Idaho State University in Pocatello on June 27, 28 and 29 in the Salmon River Suite of the Pond Student Union (read more...)

News Bites

Idaho State University-Meridian's Ruth Schneider has been designated a fellow of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, the world's largest organization of food and nutrition professionals (read more...)