Posted Thu, 27 Apr 2017 10:34:00 -0700"Interactive Discovery: The Art of Uncovering True Potential" a presentation by Shawna Bertlin, advising specialist in the College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences, was voted "Best of Region" at the NACADA Region 8 Conference. As the top session, Bertlin will present at NACADA's annual conference in St. Louis, Missouri in October and will host a more intensive preconference session at the 2018 regional event. Read more
Posted Wed, 26 Apr 2017 15:16:00 -0700COEUR D'ALENE — North Idaho high school journalism students can get hands-on experience in reporting or design during a workshop sponsored by the University of Idaho’s School of Journalism and Mass Media May 19 in Coeur d’Alene. Read more
Posted Wed, 26 Apr 2017 13:58:00 -0700IDAHO FALLS — High school journalism students can get hands-on experience in reporting or design during a workshop sponsored by the University of Idaho’s School of Journalism and Mass Media in Idaho Falls on June 9. Read more
Posted Mon, 24 Apr 2017 08:47:00 -0700Longtime UI faculty member Alfred Wilbur (Fred) Jensen, 79, of Idaho Falls, died Saturday, April 1, 2017, at his home. Fred was born on July 2, 1937, in Pocatello, Idaho to Anton “Tony”Wilhelm and Helen May Jensen. He spent the first five years of his life on the family farm in Crystal, Bannock County, Idaho. Read more
Posted Fri, 21 Apr 2017 16:32:00 -0700Jan Johnson, clinical assistant professor in the Department of English, has been named the recipient of this year's Beatrice Medicine Award for Published Academic Essay for her article titled "'We Were All at Wounded Knee': The Engaged Resistance of Folk and Rock in the Red Power Era." The piece appeared in her 2016 co-edited book "Indigenous Pop: Native American Music from Jazz to Hip Hop." The Beatrice Medicine Award is awarded annually and decided by the Studies in American Indian Literature editors. It will be presented to Johnson at the Native American Literature Symposium. Read more
Posted Fri, 21 Apr 2017 13:54:00 -0700The College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences would like to congratulate Leonard Garrison (Music) and Carol Padgham-Albrecht (Music), who were promoted to the rank of professor beginning in FY18, Juliet Carlisle (Politics & Philosophy), Lori Celaya (Modern Languages & Cultures), Joseph De Angelis (Sociology & Anthropology), Roger McVey (Music) and Russell Meeuf (Journalism & Mass Media) were all promoted to associate professor with tenure. Kudos to all of you. Read more
Posted Thu, 20 Apr 2017 12:10:00 -0700Jill Donnelly has been hired as the new advising and recruitment specialist for the College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences at the Harbor Center in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho. She graduated from the University of Idaho with a degree in child, family and consumer sciences and is thrilled to be working for her alma mater. Donnelly is passionate about education and has spent most of her career as an educator and family advocate.
Posted Wed, 19 Apr 2017 10:00:00 -0700Startup teams from the University of Idaho continue to score top honors and cash to help fund their business ideas, bringing home more than $36,000 from regional business competitions this spring as they gear up for this weekend’s Idaho Pitch competition, sponsored by the College of Business and Economics.
Posted Wed, 19 Apr 2017 09:03:00 -0700The University of Idaho’s Kino Short Film Festival begins at 1 p.m. April 30, at the Kenworthy Performing Arts Centre, 508 S. Main St. and continues at 7 p.m., May 1, 2017.
Posted Fri, 14 Apr 2017 13:30:00 -0700John Branch, winner of the 2013 Pulitzer Prize for feature writing, and a national sports correspondent for The New York Times, is the keynote speaker for the University of Idaho’s seventh annual Oppenheimer Ethics Symposium, Thursday, April 20. His free public talk will begin at 7 p.m. in the Administration Auditorium on the University of Idaho campus.