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‘Ugly Betty’ Actor, Education Advocate to Speak at UI Convocation
Posted: Monday, August 3
MOSCOW, Idaho – Aug. 3, 2015 — The University of Idaho will welcome back students, staff and faculty members on Friday, Aug. 21, with its annual University Convocation ceremony. This year’s speaker is Tony Plana, an education and diversity advocate known for his stereotype-shattering roles in film and television. Plana is best known for staring as Ignacio Suarez, the widowed...
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UI Animal Scientist McGuire to Serve as Idaho Ag Experiment Station Interim Director
Posted: Sunday, August 2
University of Idaho lactation physiologist Mark McGuire, Animal and Veterinary Science Department head, will serve as interim director of the Idaho Agricultural Experiment Station beginning Aug. 2 with the retirement of current director Donn Thill. The station is based in the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences. McGuire joined the UI faculty in 1995 and has served as department head since 2...
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Agricultural and Life Sciences | News Release
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UI Weed Scientist, Ag Experiment Station Director Donn Thill Retires
Posted: Sunday, August 2
When Donn Thill retired July 30 as Idaho Agricultural Experiment Station director, he capped a 35-year career as a University of Idaho College of Agricultural and Life Sciences professor and weed scientist.   His participation in agricultural research goes beyond that to working during the summer as a high school student for the U.S. Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service. &n...
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Idaho Repertory Theatre for Youth Presents Free Showing of 'A Midsummer Night’s Dream'
Posted: Friday, July 31
Idaho Repertory Theatre for Youth (IRTY) will present a free showing of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” at 6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 8 at the Hartung Outdoor Theater, 625 Stadium Drive in Moscow. The performance is the culmination of a three-week summer drama camp for youth that began on July 20 and is sponsored by IRTY. Participants spend their afternoons learning about acting, dance, m...
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Letters, Arts & Social Sciences | Theatre Arts | News Release
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UI's Palousafest Includes Hot Air Balloon Rides
Posted: Wednesday, July 29
New and returning students will have a chance to gain a sky-high view of the University of Idaho and Moscow community at the annual Palousafest event on Saturday, Aug. 22. This year’s event, hosted by UI’s Department of Student Involvement, will include tethered hot air balloon rides (weather permitting) to give students an aerial view of their new home. Other activities of the annual ...
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UI Names New Program Head for Bioregional Planning and Community Design
Posted: Wednesday, July 29
 The University of Idaho is pleased to announce Jaap Vos has been named the program head for Bioregional Planning and Community Design (BIOP). His first day was July 20. Vos joins UI’s Urban Design Center (UDC) in Boise after serving as the director of Community and Regional Planning at Boise State University before its cancellation in 2015. He has a doctorate in regional planning fro...
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Art & Architecture | University of Idaho Boise | Research | News Release
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SBIR RoadTour Coming to Boise Aug. 20
Posted: Tuesday, July 28
The SBIR Road Tour, a national outreach effort to convey the non-dilutive technology funding opportunity provided through the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs, will be stopping in Boise on Thursday, Aug. 20. The two-day seminar will be held at the Micron Business & Economics Building, Room 301, Skaggs Hall, 2360 W. University Dr...
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Business | University of Idaho Boise | Research | Faculty and Staff Announcement
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Annual Vandal Alumni Spaghetti Dinner Aug. 26
Posted: Tuesday, July 28
The 33rd Annual Lewis-Clark Valley Vandal Alumni Spaghetti Feed will be Wednesday, Aug. 26, at Pioneer Park in Lewiston. Join fellow Vandals for a social at 5:30 p.m. and dinner at 6 p.m. Cost is $11 per person, $5 for kids 10 & under. RSVP by Monday, Aug. 24, by calling (208) 885-5366 or www.uirsvp.com.
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Alumni | Faculty and Staff Announcement
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