University of Idaho News
Posted Wed, 22 Feb 2017 15:03:00 -0800Competition begins at the University of Idaho’s Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival on Feb. 23. The students — about 354 entrants, consisting of soloists, combos and ensembles and representing 112 K-12 schools from Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington and British Columbia, Canada — will compete as part of the festival’s 50th anniversary event. Read more
Posted Wed, 22 Feb 2017 13:53:00 -0800The UI Dance Program collaborates with the Lionel Hampton School of Music for the acclaimed production of Dancers Drummers Dreamers. This year marks the 26th anniversary of DDD, founded in 1991 by Dan Bukvich and Diane Walker. This unique production features dance performed to original, live music composed by the music faculty members and students. Read more
Posted Wed, 22 Feb 2017 15:30:00 -0800Victor Sanders has listened to other basketball players tell stories of growing up poverty-stricken or in the same house as a parent addicted to crack, and he knows his upbringing wasn’t as rough. Read more
Posted Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:30:00 -0800The Soc Anth department had an Independent Contractor who came to the UI from Canada to do some work via a service contract. After several days of contacting other key offices to figure out how to get this international person paid in a timely manner, Delora took it upon herself to research IRS publications to figure out how to get this person paid. I think we would still be trying to figure it out if it wasn't for her diligence. CLASS appreciates her extra efforts. 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.