News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

November 19, 2015 — Vol. 31 No. 46

In this Issue

Idaho State University receives top ranking in Idaho for graduate earnings in study by Brookings Institution

Idaho State University had the highest score among all of Idaho's two-year and four-year higher education institutions in a recent study from the Brookings Institution ranking colleges by graduate salaries. read more

Idaho State University instructors Geran Call and Rob Shroll Build a 3-D mock skeleton of bigfoot

Idaho State Universitys Geran Call and Rob Shroll spent 1,600 hours physically printing a 3-D mock bigfoot skeleton for the History Channel to use on its show "Bigfoot Captured" that aired Nov. 9. read more

News Bites

NSF funds project at ISU ESTEC to increase number of women in energy systems technical programs read more

ISU public debate on Syrian refugee crisis: winning team argued that United States should accept 1 million refugees read more

Counseling Program Ranked Nationally read more

Faculty/Staff Updates

Stuart Summers named associate vice president of Idaho State University's Office of Marketing and Communications read more


Idaho State University Percussion Ensemble "Percussion and Steel" to Perform Nov. 19 read more

The ISU United Way Carnival is Nov. 20 read more

Tree Lighting Festival set Dec. 1 read more

Senior Art Exhibition 'Persistence of Nature' by Jessalyn Sellers opens Dec. 1 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.

Financial Technician-Education/Business. Apply by 11/29/15
Library Assistant 2. Library. Apply by 11/24/15
Facility Scheduling Coordinator-IF University Programs. Apply by 11/30/15
Photographer-Marketing & Communications. Apply by 12/7/15

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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