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Study: Humans Responsible for Half of Northwest Wildfires

Posted Mon, 27 Feb 2017 12:05:00 -0800

A first-of-its-kind analysis of wildfire records from 1992-2012 showed that humans started 84 percent of all wildfires nationwide. In northwestern states — including Idaho, Washington, Oregon, and Montana — humans started about half of all wildfires.

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University Faculty Meeting #2 set for May 2

Posted Mon, 27 Feb 2017 10:42:00 -0800

University Faculty Meeting #2 (2016-17), President Chuck Staben presiding, is scheduled for 3-4:30 p.m. Pacific time, Tuesday, May 2, 2017, in the Vandal Ballroom of the Bruce M. Pitman Center.
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First-Year UI Law School in Boise Broadens Accessibility for Students

Posted Thu, 23 Feb 2017 08:00:00 -0800

Excellence 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

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Office of Technology Transfer Welcomes New Licensing Associate

Posted Thu, 23 Feb 2017 16:39:00 -0800

The 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

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Former Steam Plant Manager Michael Lyngholm Dies

Posted Wed, 11 Jan 2017 16:15:00 -0800

Michael 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.
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Fax: 208-885-5841

Email: uinews@uidaho.edu

Web: Communications and Marketing

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