University of Idaho News
Posted Fri, 24 Feb 2017 08:00:00 -0800The University of Idaho Sustainability Center will host its fifth annual UIdeas Symposium next week. The event will feature interdisciplinary and inspirational presentations from UI faculty sharing what they do, why they do it and how it relates to sustainability. Read more
Posted Fri, 24 Feb 2017 15:17:00 -0800The University of Idaho Biosafety Officer provides regularly scheduled biosafety training sessions for faculty, staff and students. The next training will be 2-3 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 28, in the Integrated Research and Innovation Center (IRIC) 321. To RSVP, please contact the biosafety officer, Audrey Harris, at 208-885-4054 or firstname.lastname@example.org. If this training time doesn't work, visit https://www.uidaho.edu/research/faculty/research-assurances/biosafety/training to view other upcoming trainings, or faculty, staff and students may contact Harris to request an additional biosafety training.
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.