News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

September 17, 2015 — Vol. 31 No. 37

In this Issue

ISU, NuMat, Inc., EJ Proprietary Property Company receive $700K IGEM grant for the development of specialized crystal materials

Idaho State University and partners NuMat, Inc. and EJ Proprietary Property Company have received a $700,000 grant from the Idaho Global Entrepreneurial Mission (IGEM). read more

News Bites

College of Pharmacy to Offer Flu Shots read more

ISU Health Center to Offer Flu Shots read more

Homecoming Parade Oct. 17 features new end point; entry deadline is Oct. 2 to avoid late fee read more

Idaho State University holiday card contest open to students; top prize is $1,000, entry deadline is Oct. 12 read more

Free flu shots and basic physical exams offered at Idaho State University/Ada County health screening Sept. 17 read more

Faculty/Staff Updates

Megan Sorensen selected to participate in 2015 Supercomputing Conference read more

Maria Wong To Participate in Rally for Medical Research read more

Department of Counseling Welcomes Dr. Randy Astramovich read more

All Are Invited to Roger Egan's Retirement Reception read more

Laura Ahola-Young's Work to Show at Jacksonsville State University read more


Colloquium on Narrative Set Sept. 18 read more

ISU Pocatello Pump climbing competition/festival is Sept. 19-20 read more

Book Sale Set Sept. 24-26 read more

Talent Search Celebration Set Sept. 29 read more

Pinyon Jay Press Open House Set Oct. 2 read more

Employment Opportunities

The following departments have a potential transfer opportunity. 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.

Maintenance Craftsman Sr.-Facilities. Apply by 9/23/15
IT Support Technician, ITS. Apply by 9/16/15

Please visit for a list of all current Classified, Non-Classified, and Faculty job openings.


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