News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

October 21, 2015 — Vol. 31 No. 42

In this Issue

City of Pocatello, Idaho State University officially open MLK Jr. Way; Wheatley family recognized for beautification contributions

Officials from the City of Pocatello and Idaho State University and members of the Jack and Mary Lois Wheatley family joined together on Oct. 15 to cut the ribbon on improvements to Martin Luther King Jr. Way that runs through the center of the ISU campus. read more

News Bites

Human Subject Forms Must be Submitted Online read more

Sydney Axtell Receives Honors Program Scholarship read more

CarFit Event Helps Dozens read more


David Archuleta Christmas tickets go on sale Oct. 23 for Dec. 15 performance at ISU Stephens Center read more

Annual Pocatello Ski Swap set Oct. 23-25 at ISU Pond Student Union; ski movie 'Chasing Shadows' set Oct. 24 read more

Idaho State University physics, Pocatello Kiwanis to host a Haunted Science Lab Oct. 24 read more

Idaho Museum of Natural History welcomes wizards of all ages to Muggle Magic Oct. 24 read more

Health Science Experience Night and Pharmacy Open House set for Oct. 27 at ISU-Meridian Health Science Center read more

ISU Diversity Resource Center will host a political discussion with Pocatello Mayor Blad on Oct. 28 read more

'Adventurous Women of Idaho' presentation set Oct. 29 at ISU Oboler Library read more

Nobel Ang to Present at Philosophy for the Public Oct. 29 read more

Risky Business Week Events Set Nov. 2- 6 read more

ISU Women's Club 45th Holiday Fair scholarship fundraiser set Nov. 6-7 read more

Panel Discussion on Teaching Student Veterans Set Nov. 9 read more

ISU ROTC Military Ball is Set Nov. 13 read more

Faculty/Staff Updates

DJ Williams Publishes Study read more

Elizabeth Cartwright and Diana Schow Publish Article read more

Ryan Faulkner Presents at Conference read more

Naomi S. Adams exhibits fiber artwork in three international exhibitions read more

Katie Smith Retirement Celebration Set Oct. 28 read more

Jonas Grant Scholars, Led by Mary Nies, to Present at Conference 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.

Custodial Leaderworker (PAC)-Apply by 10/29/15
Security Officer/Dispatcher-Apply by 11/1/15
Media Equipment Specialist-(Pocatello)-Physician Assistant Studies. Apply by 10/26/15
Media Equipment Specialist-(Meridian)-Physician Assistant Studies. Apply by 10/26/15
Financial Technician-Arts & Letters. Apply by 10/25/15

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


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