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Extension Educator-FCS
Posted: Tuesday, October 6 2015
The Extension Educator will provide instruction and support in Financial Management for county, multi-county and state programs and general Family and Consumer Sciences (FCS) programs. In addition, the Educator will provide multi-county program support for 4-H Youth Development in FCS project areas. For information and to apply, click here.
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Agricultural and Life Sciences | Faculty and Staff Announcement
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New Dean Selected for College of Agricultural and Life Sciences
Posted: Thursday, October 1 2015
The University of Idaho is pleased to announce that Michael Parrella has accepted the position of dean of the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, effective Feb. 1, 2016. Parrella comes to UI from the University of California, Davis, where he has served as the chair of the Department of Entomology and Nematology and associate dean of Agricultural Sciences. He has also served as the Western ...
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Agricultural and Life Sciences | News Release
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UI Extension Helps North Central Idaho Residents Navigate Wildfire Recovery
Posted: Monday, September 21 2015
The fires that destroyed scores of homes in north central Idaho are mostly out. Landowners now face the task of rebuilding, trying to recover from losses and restoring forests and other resources. University of Idaho Extension is helping organize a series of regional meetings beginning Thursday, Sept. 24, in Craigmont to help private landowners find expertise and help from local, state and federa...
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Agricultural and Life Sciences | Natural Resources | News Release | Extension
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UI Alumnus, an Iran Hostage Crisis Witness, to Attend Ag Celebration Sept. 24-26
Posted: Wednesday, September 16 2015
College of Agricultural and Life Sciences alumnus Lee Schatz, one of six Americans rescued during the 1979 Iranian hostage crisis, will visit the University of Idaho campus for annual Ag Days and Celebrating Idaho Agriculture events Sept. 24-26. The events draw hundreds of high school students from across Idaho to campus for livestock judging competitions, workshops about college activities, a fo...
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Recorded Sessions Now Available for Dean of CALS Finalists
Posted: Friday, September 11 2015
Recorded sessions of the dean of the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences finalist open forums are now available for online viewing by clicking here.   To submit feedback, please use the Submit Feedback button located in the left margin of the search page. Feedback from both internal and external stakeholders is encouraged. Feedback will remain open until the close of business Wednesday,...
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Agricultural and Life Sciences | Faculty and Staff Announcement
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Job Opportunity: Extension Educator-4-H/FCS
Posted: Tuesday, September 8 2015
The Extension Educator will provide leadership for county, district and state 4-H Youth Development and Family Consumer Sciences (FCS) educational programs in the area of Heathy Living (Nutrition, Diet, Physical Activity 40%; general FCS 10%), and will provide support and supervision for the Minidoka County and Magic Valley 4-H programs (50%). For more information and to apply, click here.
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Agricultural and Life Sciences | Faculty and Staff Announcement | 4-H
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UI Part of Effort to Improve Clothing for Wildland Firefighters
Posted: Monday, August 31 2015
Clothing that can protect firefighters so they can protect the public is very much on the mind of University of Idaho clothing, textiles and design professor Sonya Meyer these days. Meyer, UI School of Family and Consumer Sciences director at Moscow, is part of a national project to review wildland firefighters’ clothing to find ways to improve its effectiveness, comfort and safety. “O...
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Agricultural and Life Sciences | Family and Consumer Sciences | News Release
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Open Forums for CALS Dean Candidates Sept. 1 and 9
Posted: Monday, August 31 2015
Please join the Search Advisory Committee as we host additional finalists for the position of Dean of the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences in Moscow. Opportunities to hear from the candidates will be at open sessions, with recorded sessions posted after the final candidate has visited. We will accept advance questions for the open session (submit to kmalm@uidaho.edu), as well as during th...
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Job Opportunity: Interim Department Head, Animal and Veterinary Science
Posted: Thursday, August 20 2015
The mission of AVS is to conduct focused, comprehensive and integrated research, teaching, and extension programs which directly support animal agriculture. The Department of Animal and Veterinary Science prepares students for careers in the fields of veterinary medicine, animal science-production, dairy science, and agribusinesses connected to animal agriculture. The department works closely with...
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Agricultural and Life Sciences | Animal and Veterinary Science | Faculty and Staff Announcement
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UI Researcher Leads National Project to Combat Potato Nematodes
Posted: Monday, August 17 2015
The University of Idaho will lead a $3.2 million project to combat microscopic worms that threaten potato production. The project, which focuses on the pale cyst nematode and golden nematode, relies on university, federal and industry efforts. These nematodes can reduce potato production by up to 80 percent by infecting the plant’s roots, draining energy that would otherwise create tubers....
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