News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

August 13, 2015 — Vol. 31 No. 32

In this Issue

ISU/NASA develop tool to monitor potential wildfire hazard

Idaho State University and NASA researchers teaming up with the Bureau of Land Management used satellite imagery to identify increased wildfire susceptibility due to the invasion of cheatgrass on rangelands read more

Community members, Idaho State University thank donors, present checks to Mayor Blad for new Bengal paws

Community representatives and Idaho State University presented two checks totaling $24,500 to Pocatello Mayor Brian Blad to replace the Bengal paws on Pocatello streets running from the East Clark Street freeway exit ramp to Holt Arena and Reed Gymnasium on the ISU campus read more

Idaho State University phone app available

Idaho State University students will have an easier time accessing services on campus, thanks to a new phone app for Android and iPhones read more

News Bites

ISU Summer Marching Band Camp Has Record Participation read more

Faculty/Staff Updates

Dance professor Molly Jorgensen helped establish the Idaho Dance Education Organization read more

Brian Attebery Receives Award for Book read more

Employment Opportunities

The following departments have immediate promotional and transfer opportunities. For a complete job descriptions and application instructions visit Employees who hold permanent status in any of the following classifications may also contact the hiring departments directly to submit a resume and any other requested application materials.

Administrative Assistant 2, Family Medicine. Apply by 8/19/15
Maintenance Craftsman, Facilities. Apply by 8/21/15
Management Assistant, Enrollment Management. Apply by 8/18/15
IT Customer Service Consultant, ITS. Apply by 8/18/15

Please visit for a list of all current classified, non-classified, and faculty job openings. Please call Kristi Osborn at ext. 4828 with any questions.


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