Outreach & Engagement

The features and profiles in this section are a compilation of new and archived stories that showcase the students, faculty, staff, alumni, research, events and other promotional highlights of the University of Idaho. Check back regularly for updates.

Dig'nIT Summer Camps
University of Idaho Coeur d'Alene offers two summer coding camps for area youth
Dig'n IT Summer Camps
B.S. Ed. Elementary Education
Putting Parents in the Equation
U-Idaho research looks for ways to help parents help their children in mathematics.
Helping Parents Help Their Children in Math
Watershed Youth Camp Aims to Get Native Students Excited About STEM Fields
Hiking, biking and canoeing. It sounds like a great way to spend a couple weeks in the summer while learning skills that will help in future years.
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Microbiology and Hygiene Lessons Meet at the Junior Science Café
Microbiologist Rhena Cooper presents to Ramsey Elementary 4th and 5th graders.
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SVUB students at aquarium
Expanding Students' Understanding of What's Possible
Twelve North Idaho, low-income, high-achieving students will go shopping for colleges in California this summer, thanks to a College Access Challenge Grant of $15,252.
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Forester and land owners looking at crown of a tree
Master Forest Stewards Share Wisdom with Idaho's Forest Owners
Nearly 2 million acres of Idaho forest are privately owned
The University of Idaho Extension Forestry program serves family forest owners throughout the state.
» Learn about forestry workshops in northern Idaho
Birthday cake
University of Idaho Coeur d'Alene Turns 30
Celebrating 30 Years of Teaching and Learning
The University of Idaho Coeur d'Alene campus reaches a milestone this academic year.
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Upward Bound Student Mixes Ingredients to Create Lava Lamp
Physics Lesson from a Lava Lamp
Silver Valley Upward Bound Students Build Icon of 70s Mood Lighting in University of Idaho Lab
Fifteen high school students spent their summer learning science, technology, engineering and math
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