University of Idaho News
Posted Mon, 27 Feb 2017 15:21:00 -0800The University of Idaho Women’s Center will again host the only national touring festival of short films by, for and about women. The LUNAFEST Women’s Film Festival will take place on Thursday, March 2, in Moscow. LUNAFEST, produced by LUNA, The Whole Nutrition Bar for Women, provides a national platform for independent women filmmakers to share their talents and stories.
Posted Mon, 27 Feb 2017 16:13:00 -0800Many college students struggle with the way they look or how they feel about their bodies. Eating disorders typically begin between 18 and 21 years of age. National Eating Disorders Screening Day raises awareness, educates students about unhealthy eating habits and offers them anonymous eating disorders screenings. The brief screening will help students get help if needed and referrals are provided to campus or community resources.
Posted Thu, 23 Feb 2017 08:00:00 -0800Excellence in public legal education has been a University of Idaho strength for many years. A survey of Idaho law, industry and public service leaders would find no shortage of talented professionals who chose the school’s College of Law for an affordable, high-quality education that prepared them for success. This month U of I took another step toward making that outstanding career training more accessible for students from Idaho and beyond as the State Board of Education approved a first-year curriculum in Boise. Read more
Posted Thu, 23 Feb 2017 16:39:00 -0800The UI Office of Technology Transfer (OTT) has appointed Lokesh Mohan as its new licensing associate. Mohan will report to OTT director Jeremy Tamsen and will manage and administer the university's portfolio of intellectual property related to life sciences. He will educate faculty about the commercialization process, encourage new invention disclosures, develop marketing and commercialization strategies, assist with patent portfolio management, and negotiate contracts with industrial partners. Read more
Posted Wed, 11 Jan 2017 16:15:00 -0800Michael James Lyngholm launched his next great adventure on Friday, Jan. 6, 2017, after a courageous battle with cancer. Raised in Iowa by loving parents who taught him to work hard, enjoy life and appreciate his family, he was the eldest of nine children. He loved his parents and his sisters and brothers, and remained close to them his entire life.