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Staged Reading of “The Gorgon” Opens Sept. 16

Posted Tue, 01 Sep 2015 09:12:52 PST

Most of us hear the word “monster” and we turn and run. But writer Zana Previti prefers confronting monsters head on, with pen and paper, through poetry and now her first play, “The Gorgon,” will be presented by the University of Idaho Theatre Arts Department as a staged reading at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday, Sept. 16-19, and at 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 1... Read more

UI Student Receives Prestigious Phi Beta Kappa Writing Internship

Posted Mon, 31 Aug 2015 14:31:05 PST

University of Idaho senior William Rigby has been selected as one of 15 recipients nationwide for a writing internship from the Phi Beta Kappa honors society. The internship period began in August and continues through December.  “I am so honored to have received this internship and I am excited about this opportunity as I hope to become a reporter after college,” said Rigby, a na... Read more

UI Part of Effort to Improve Clothing for Wildland Firefighters

Posted Mon, 31 Aug 2015 13:52:41 PST

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... Read more

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Study Abroad Fair In Commons on Sept. 10

Posted Mon, 31 Aug 2015 13:46:35 PST

The Fall Study Abroad Fair will take place from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 10 in the Commons Plaza. UI Study Abroad staff and UI international partner representatives will be on hand to talk to students about UI opportunities to study and intern abroad. The UI works with over 400 universities in 70 countries around the world. This extensive network provides study abroad options for any majo... Read more

Draw Me Some Science Project Meeting Sept. 8

Posted Mon, 31 Aug 2015 09:02:06 PST

Students, faculty, staff and community members are invited to attend the first general meeting for art/science project Draw Me Some Science on Tuesday, Sept. 8. Meeting will be held at 1 p.m. in the Idaho Commons Crest Room. The Draw Me Some Science project is initiated as a response to the declining national- and state level student interest in STEM subjects. Our goal is to promote science to ... Read more

Advisors Needed for Winter ASB Trips

Posted Mon, 31 Aug 2015 09:00:04 PST

The Alternative Service Break (ASB) program gives students a chance to challenge themselves and inequalities while developing as leaders. Students come together to help communities across the United States and internationally through service grounded in social justice issues such as: rural and urban poverty, white flight, access to housing and health care, homelessness, food insecurity, sustainab... Read more

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