University of Idaho News
Posted Thu, 25 Aug 2016 13:00:00 -0700Temperature increases caused by climate change were a major factor driving the outbreak of mountain pine beetles that killed whitebark pine trees across millions of acres in and around Yellowstone National Park in the early 2000s, according to a new study by University of Idaho researchers and their partners. Read more
Posted Fri, 26 Aug 2016 16:00:00 -0700University of Idaho employees are invited to apply for Leadership Moscow, a nine-month program offered by the Moscow Chamber of Commerce that works to cultivate leaders in Latah County by offering a concentrated, hands-on learning experience to enhance and build leadership qualities. Leadership Moscow works to develop advocates for Moscow and its surrounding rural communities who will serve as a voice for the Moscow and Latah County for generations to come. Participants will develop a network of peers and cultivate strong community ties to carry throughout their careers. Read more
Posted Tue, 23 Aug 2016 09:00:00 -0700David Pimentel never expected his decision to enroll in law school would lead him to a life trekking the globe with his wife and six children. Pimentel, 53, arrived in Moscow only last year after he accepted a position with the University of Idaho College of Law as an associate professor.
Posted Tue, 23 Aug 2016 15:00:00 -0700The College of Graduate Studies hosted its bi-annual TA/RA Institute on Friday, Aug. 19. We had over 140 new Teaching Assistants and Research Assistants attend this event, many of whom were brand new graduate students as well. We would like to thank all of the individuals who were involved in our Fall 2016 TA/RA Institute. Our students were exposed to a wide range of topics that will help them succeed as Teaching Assistants and Research Assistants this year. Thank you to our presenters: Lysa Salsbury, Jesse Martinez, Cheri Cole, Barb Beatty, Emilie McLarnan, and Dr. Sharon Fritz. Thank you for your amazing presentations and involvement. Read more