News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

June 23, 2014 — Vol. 30 No. 22

In this Issue

INBRE receives $16.3 million, Five-Year Grant

The statewide Idaho IDeA Network of Biomedical Research Excellence, or INBRE, will receive a $16.3 million, five-year renewal grant from the National Institutes of Health. (read more...)

Bengal Pharmacy Opens Telepharmacy in Arco

Bengal Pharmacy, LLC, owned by the Idaho State University Foundation, opened Idaho's first-ever full-service telepharmacy on June 20 in Arco, Idaho. (read more...)

ISU To Implement Safety Measures

As a result of an ongoing security assessment, Idaho State University will begin implementing additional safety and security measures across the ISU system. (read more...)

Faculty/Staff Updates

Congratulations to our newest Spot Customer Care award winners (read more...)

The latest major work on Idaho history, "Idaho's Place: A New History of the Gem State," was released this week by the University of Washington Press (read more...)

History Research Professor Jack Owens and several graduate students have released a new training manual on using GIS (Geographic Information Systems) for historical research (read more...)

Dr. Xiaomeng (Mona) Xu, Assistant Professor of Psychology, traveled to Hangzhou, China and presented an invited lecture on May 30 at Hangzhou Normal University (read more...)

News Bites

Idaho State University is hosting approximately 15 high-ability rising sophomores at the first annual "Summer Researchship" program June 17 and 18 on the ISU campus (read more...)

Information on Spring 2014 Effort Reports on Sponsored Grants and Contracts Funding (read more...)

Idaho Fish and Game and the Department of Sport Science and Physical Education will offer a deer hunting class this summer and fall (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 (read more...)

On July 1, faculty and staff permits for 2014-2015 will be available for purchase online in Bengal Web as well as in-person on the Pocatello, Idaho Falls and Meridian campuses (read more...)