Posted Fri, 24 Feb 2017 17:30:00 -0800After an exciting opening concert featuring Grammy-nominee René Marie and Brazilian trumpeter Claudio Roditi, tickets for the final concert of the Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival – 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 25, at the ASUI-Kibbie Activity Center– are selling out quickly. Approximately 600 seats remain. Read more
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 Thu, 23 Feb 2017 14:02:00 -0800Vandal Health Education is collaborating with the UI Women’s Center and Counseling and Testing Center to promote National Eating Disorders Awareness Week, Feb. 27 to March 3. Read more
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 Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:00:00 -0800The University of Idaho’s Vandal Health Education department invites the UI community to take a moment to check-in on their mental health during UI’s inaugural Fresh Check Day March 8.
Posted Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:01:00 -0800Idaho Sen. Cherie Buckner-Webb’s keynote address in celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. has been rescheduled to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 28, in the Vandal Ballroom of the Bruce M. Pitman Center.
Posted Fri, 17 Feb 2017 16:26:00 -0800Twenty-six teens and three community leaders from Belize, El Salvador, and Honduras will visit the Moscow and the University of Idaho this spring as part of the Central America Youth Ambassador (CAYA) Program. Read more
Posted Fri, 17 Feb 2017 16:04:00 -0800BOISE — Nearly 160 teens will learn about leadership this weekend in Idaho’s capital city during the University of Idaho Extension 4-H Know Your Government Conference.
Posted Fri, 17 Feb 2017 10:00:00 -0800The University of Idaho has expanded a scholarship program that will make it easier for Washington and Oregon students to attend college.
Posted Thu, 16 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0800The Idaho State Board of Education approved the opening of a first-year law program in Boise for the University of Idaho College of Law. Pending final American Bar Association approval, a first-year law program will be available in both the Moscow and Boise locations beginning this fall semester.
Posted Wed, 15 Feb 2017 15:02:00 -0800The Idaho State Board of Education (SBOE) gave the University of Idaho approval to move into the planning and design phase of the proposed Idaho Arena, a 4,700-seat facility that will house Vandal court sports and university events. The SBOE approved the next phase of the project at its meeting Wednesday in Boise. Read more
Posted Wed, 15 Feb 2017 09:00:00 -0800The 2017 University of Idaho Hemingway Festival, scheduled March 3-4, will provide two days packed with literary enjoyment for the University of Idaho and the surrounding community. Read more
Posted Tue, 14 Feb 2017 13:41:00 -0800The University of Idaho will host thousands of visitors for the Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival, Feb. 23-25, and many will be transported via bus or van. Due to the high amount of vehicular traffic and pedestrians on campus, some streets and parking lots on the UI campus will have restrictions during the festival. Read more
Posted Tue, 14 Feb 2017 10:03:00 -0800The University of Idaho Library's Digital Initiatives program has released a new website featuring digitized issues of the UI Argonaut newspaper dating from 1898 to 2010. Read more
Posted Tue, 14 Feb 2017 09:02:00 -0800The University of Idaho has seen a surge in interest for the 50th anniversary of the Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival, with student participation increasing more than 13 percent. Read more
Posted Mon, 13 Feb 2017 12:09:00 -0800University of Idaho Theatre Arts presents “Dead Man’s Cell Phone” by Sarah Ruhl, at 7:30 p.m., March 3-4 and at 2 p.m., March 5 at the Forge Theater, 404 Sweet Avenue, in Moscow. Tickets are available at the door, 30 minutes before curtain, and are free for UI students and $10 for the general public. Read more
Posted Mon, 13 Feb 2017 10:01:00 -0800The University of Idaho College of Law Legal Aid Clinic and the Multicultural Law Caucus will host a panel discussion examining immigration law and issues facing immigrants under the Trump administration.
Posted Mon, 13 Feb 2017 08:22:00 -0800People around the world celebrated Charles Darwin’s incredible contributions to science on Feb. 12, International Darwin Day. Today, they can celebrate him again by blasting evolving digital aliens in a new video game created by University of Idaho students, “Darwin’s Demons.”
Posted Fri, 10 Feb 2017 16:00:00 -0800The University of Idaho is already seeing bright economic benefits from a recent upgrade to LED lamps. Read more
Posted Fri, 10 Feb 2017 14:46:00 -0800University of Idaho researchers will team with six school districts throughout the state to improve student achievement and classroom instruction, thanks to a $750,000 grant from Idaho’s State Board of Education. Read more
Posted Fri, 10 Feb 2017 10:52:00 -0800Accomplished graphic designer and storyteller Aaron Draplin has made a name for himself as a next generation design influencer with his irreverent approach to work, life and design. Read more
Posted Fri, 10 Feb 2017 08:15:00 -0800Looking for a creative activity for your kids during spring break? University of Idaho Theatre Arts is partnering with Montana Shakespeare in the Parks to host a weeklong drama camp, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., March 13-17, on UI’s Moscow campus. The camp culminates in a public performance of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” on March 18. Read more
Posted Thu, 09 Feb 2017 17:00:00 -0800Avista will present the University of Idaho with a rebate for $1,044,365 following UI’s successful completion of an energy-efficiency project to replace more than 66,000 lights across campus with LED lamps. The switch, which took place during the fall semester, is expected to save the university approximately $355,000 annually. UI President Chuck Staben will accept the rebate from Avista representatives on behalf of the university. The project is the latest in an ongoing effort to improve energy-efficiency at the university.
Posted Thu, 09 Feb 2017 11:00:00 -0800A video game that combines zombies and debt taps into popular culture to help teenagers learn about finances. “Night of the Living Debt” will be officially unveiled this Saturday, Feb. 11, as teens sit down to play the game and learn about how to get credit and stay away from debt zombies. The app, which can be downloaded for free, has already won numerous awards for innovation. Read more
Posted Thu, 09 Feb 2017 10:56:00 -0800A prominent media critic is calling for news organizations to stop sending top reporters to staged White House briefings where news takes a back seat to attacks on the media. Jay Rosen, author, blogger and journalism professor, will bring that message to the University of Idaho on Thursday, Feb. 16.
Posted Thu, 09 Feb 2017 08:15:00 -0800The University of Idaho Coeur d’Alene is closed today, Feb. 9, 2017, due to weather. The UI website, www.uidaho.edu/cda will be updated as conditions change. Read more
Posted Wed, 08 Feb 2017 12:35:00 -0800Reginald Reeves of Ketchum, Idaho — an attorney and retired lieutenant colonel in the U.S. Army well known for his volunteerism — will give the keynote address during the 2017 University of Idaho commemoration of Black History Month this February. Read more
Posted Tue, 07 Feb 2017 16:00:00 -0800A new project from the University of Idaho brings scientific research to life in art form, revealing a deep kinship inherent in seemingly disparate disciplines. Read more
Posted Tue, 07 Feb 2017 08:42:00 -0800University of Idaho researchers and their international partners have conducted an unprecedented global study that establishes where mega-wildfires occur and why they become disasters. This research initiates new conversations on the important topic of how communities can better prepare for fire. The findings were published yesterday in the scientific journal Nature Ecology and Evolution.
Posted Mon, 06 Feb 2017 14:03:00 -0800University of Idaho Theatre Arts presents a free, one-night-only remount performance of “Medea: Her Story” at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 17 at the Hartung Theater, 625 Stadium Drive, Moscow. Tickets are free and available at BookPeople of Moscow, at the door an hour before curtain, or by calling the UI Theatre Arts office at 208-885-6465.
Posted Mon, 06 Feb 2017 09:25:00 -0800A dual-credit course in computer science will be made available online to high school students across Idaho in fall 2017, thanks to a collaboration between Sandpoint High School, the University of Idaho College of Engineering and UI Coeur d’Alene. Read more
Posted Mon, 06 Feb 2017 09:00:00 -0800The University of Idaho’s Center for Digital Inquiry and Learning (CDIL) — a collaborative effort between the College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences and the University of Idaho Library — has selected four faculty members for the centers inaugural summer fellows program.
Posted Fri, 03 Feb 2017 16:18:00 -0800Jazz historian Ted Gioia believes jazz can be part of the solution to a music world in crisis – particularly if mainstream audiences pay attention to popular musicians who are embracing jazz.
Posted Thu, 02 Feb 2017 09:21:00 -0800University of Idaho Theatre Arts student Keely Wright-Ogren of Orange City, Iowa, has been selected as the national winner of the 2017 Robert E. Cohen Sound Achievement Award. The award is part of the U.S. Institute of Theatre Technology’s (USITT) prestigious Awards for Young Designers and Technicians in the Performing Arts. Read more
Posted Wed, 01 Feb 2017 15:48:00 -0800Inland Northwest farmers will be better prepared to adapt to climate change as a result of a three-state, six-year, $20 million project led by the University of Idaho, the project’s director says. Read more
Posted Wed, 01 Feb 2017 13:12:00 -0800Idaho Rep. Greg Chaney, R-Caldwell, has introduced a bill to require local authorities to comply with federal immigration detainers when they arrest someone. The bill also discourages “sanctuary cities” by cutting off sales tax fundings to them. The proposal comes just days after President Donald Trump signed an executive action to crack down on immigrant-protecting sanctuary cities by cutting federal dollars. Read more
Posted Wed, 01 Feb 2017 11:00:00 -0800An online database – the first of its kind – is allowing visitors the chance to explore history in a digitally hands-on way. Through a collaboration between the Northwest Knowledge Network and the UI Library, University of Idaho professor Stacey Camp has created a digital repository of archaeological items discovered from the World War II internment camp in Kooskia, Idaho. Read more
Posted Tue, 31 Jan 2017 10:30:00 -0800U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to announce his nominee for the Supreme Court tonight at 8 p.m. EST. The court has been working with eight justices since Antonin Scalia’s death last year. Former Presid Read more
Posted Tue, 31 Jan 2017 10:00:00 -0800The University of Idaho Women’s Center is presenting its annual V-Day benefit production of Eve Ensler’s “The Vagina Monologues,” at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Feb. 10-11, at the Kenworthy Performing Arts Centre in downtown Moscow. Read more
Posted Mon, 30 Jan 2017 11:00:00 -0800With President Trump’s executive orders in his first week in office, international relations are in the headlines. The United States’ financial stake in the United Nations is being examined, new U.S. ambassador to the UN – Nikki Haley – is issuing warnings to allies and the U.S. refugee policies have taken center stage. Read more
Posted Mon, 30 Jan 2017 08:15:00 -0800Why aren’t more Idaho students going on to higher education? The University of Idaho’s McClure Center for Public Policy is trying to find that answer through a new study, released today.
Posted Fri, 27 Jan 2017 16:00:00 -0800New Mexico Supreme Court Chief Justice Charles W. Daniels will address criminal justice reform initiatives in Idaho at the fourth Denton Darrington Annual Lecture on Law and Government Feb. 9 in Boise. Read more
Posted Fri, 27 Jan 2017 14:00:00 -0800University of Idaho Theatre Arts presents William Shakespeare’s most brutal revenge tragedy, “Titus Andronicus,” at 7:30 p.m. on Feb. 2-4, 9-11 and at 2 p.m. on Feb. 5 and 12 at the Hartung Theater, 625 Stadium Drive, Moscow. Tickets are available at BookPeople of Moscow, at the door an hour before curtain, or by calling the UI Theatre Arts office at 208-885-6465. The show is free for UI students. Read more
Posted Fri, 27 Jan 2017 11:00:00 -0800An international team of researchers that includes UI College of Natural Resources Department of Fish and Wildlife Sciences assistant professor Ryan Long is providing insight into the causes of “fairy circles,” or regular patterns of plant growth that are found in desert and grassland landscapes. These patterns – which often look as if they were drawn with precision – form across wide areas of land in circular arrangements. They have been the focus of both scientific and public interest for many years. Read more
Women’s Center and Athena Accepting Nominations for Women of the Year Awards and Virginia Wolf Awards
Posted Thu, 26 Jan 2017 13:00:00 -0800The University of Idaho Women’s Center and Athena Professional Women’s Organization are now accepting nominations for their annual Women of the Year and Virginia Wolf Distinguished Service awards. The awards honor UI staff and faculty, students and community members who show a commitment to gender justice, inclusivity and women’s professional advancement. Read more
Posted Thu, 26 Jan 2017 09:15:00 -0800U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to sign several executive orders in his first 100 days that change immigration policy including restricting immigration from Syria and six other Middle Eastern or African countries, blocking visas from being issued to individuals from Iraq, Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan and Yemen, and calling for larger border patrol forces and increased deportations of undocumented immigrants. Read more
Posted Thu, 26 Jan 2017 09:00:00 -0800Ambassador Patricia Butenis, a career diplomat, will visit the UI campus from Feb. 7-9, 2017, as this year’s Distinguished Practitioner of International Affairs through UI’s Martin Institute in the College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences. Read more
Posted Wed, 25 Jan 2017 11:00:00 -0800The Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival will celebrate its 50th year with a unique set honoring Lionel Hampton’s and Benny Goodman’s careers on Friday, Feb. 24. The Hampton-Goodman Tribute features Stefon Harris on vibraphone, Anat Cohen on clarinet, Joe Doubleday on vibraphone and Felix Peikli on clarinet. Read more
Posted Tue, 24 Jan 2017 09:00:00 -0800The Lionel Hampton School of Music’s World Music Celebration returns Friday and Saturday, Feb. 3-4, 2017. The two-day event includes evening concerts and a daytime masterclass with visiting musicians from around the world. Read more
Posted Tue, 24 Jan 2017 07:22:00 -0800Due to area weather conditions, the University of Idaho campus in Idaho Falls is closed and classes have been canceled. Read more
Posted Mon, 23 Jan 2017 10:00:00 -0800University of Idaho Extension and the Idaho State Department of Agriculture will sponsor the Pesticide Stewardship Conference: Managing Drift Feb. 1-2 in Boise.
Posted Mon, 23 Jan 2017 09:00:00 -0800The University of Idaho Alumni Association will honor two individuals for their achievements and service to the university at the Ada County Silver and Gold Celebration on Thursday, Jan. 26, 2017. The event is 6-8 p.m. at the Crystal Ballroom, 802 W. Bannock St. #202, in Boise. Read more
Posted Fri, 20 Jan 2017 14:00:00 -0800The 12th Annual Winter Wildlands Alliance Backcountry Film Festival will show Wednesday, Jan. 25, at the Kenworthy Performing Arts Centre. The event is hosted by the University of Idaho’s Outdoor Program, with all proceeds going to the Wallowa Avalanche Center. Read more
Posted Thu, 19 Jan 2017 14:00:00 -0800The University of Idaho’s Campus Community Coalition on Reducing Risk Related to Alcohol & Other Drugs invites the Moscow community to discuss existing alcohol and drug harm-reduction initiatives, and share ideas about additional steps to reduce the risks associated with drinking and drug use among college students. Read more
Posted Thu, 19 Jan 2017 13:00:00 -0800In an ongoing effort to support high-tech business growth in North Idaho, the University of Idaho Coeur d’Alene has established a two-year strategic partnership with Protelligent, Inc. Read more
Posted Thu, 19 Jan 2017 12:11:00 -0800University of Idaho and Navitas today announced the launch of a partnership to broaden international education on campus and expand learning opportunities for international and domestic students alike. The partnership will increase the University of Idaho’s capacity to deliver specialized programs to a diverse and growing population of students and enhance the University’s brand as an international study destination. The announcement comes at a time when record numbers of international students are studying in the United States, with nearly one million students enrolled in academic year 2014-15 according to the Institute of International Education. Read more
Posted Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:10:00 -0800The 30th anniversary season of the Auditorium Chamber Music Series continues this month with a performance by the Grammy-nominated Chiara String Quartet, which has been hailed as “truly breathtaking” by The Washington Post. The concert, scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Jan. 26 in the Administration Building Auditorium, will feature diverse works by Schubert, Brahms and a 20th century commission by Jefferson Friedman. Read more
Posted Wed, 18 Jan 2017 14:16:00 -0800The Martin Luther King Jr Day Celebration keynote address by Idaho Sen. Cherie Buckner-Webb is canceled due to adverse weather. The speech was scheduled for 6 p.m. tonight in the Vandal Ballroom of the Bruce M. Pitman Center. Read more
Posted Wed, 18 Jan 2017 06:44:00 -0800Due to freezing rain and ice causing unsafe conditions, the University of Idaho campus in Moscow is closed and classes have been canceled for Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017. Updates about the closure will be posted on the UI website, www.uidaho.edu. Read more
Posted Tue, 17 Jan 2017 09:05:00 -0800Tickets for the 2017 Hemingway Festival Literary Evening are now available. The event, the premier evening and fundraising event for UI’s Hemingway Festival, is scheduled for Saturday, March 4, and will celebrate the 100th anniversary of Ernest Hemingway’s graduation from high school. Read more
Posted Fri, 13 Jan 2017 16:17:00 -0800University of Idaho Extension will sponsor three workshops for grain growers Jan. 23-25 in Lewiston, Greencreek and Bonners Ferry. The cereal schools will feature updates on markets from the Idaho Wheat Commission and Idaho Barley Commission, comparison of costs and returns from conventional tillage and direct seeding, variety trial results, pesticide use for canola production, weed control and an analysis of dietary benefits and misconceptions about wheat. Read more
Posted Thu, 12 Jan 2017 16:39:00 -0800Idaho Sen. Cherie Buckner-Webb will be the keynote speaker during the University of Idaho’s annual Martin Luther King Jr. celebration events, which begin Friday, Jan. 13, and run throughout February. Read more
Posted Thu, 12 Jan 2017 14:10:00 -0800Three University of Idaho architecture students were awarded top honors in a “Best Use of Idaho Wood” competition to design a marketplace along the Snake River in Lewiston. The projects were judged on how the designs demonstrated a creative solution and knowledgeable application of integrated design and an innovative use of wood. Read more
Posted Thu, 12 Jan 2017 09:00:00 -0800University of Idaho international students and employees will showcase the culture, food and music of about 30 countries during the annual Cruise the World event, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 28, at UI’s International Ballroom in the Bruce M. Pitman Center. Read more
Posted Tue, 10 Jan 2017 15:51:00 -0800Last week, the U.S. intelligence community released a public report outlining the Russian government’s ordered influence campaign directed at the 2016 presidential election. Read more
Posted Tue, 10 Jan 2017 09:02:00 -0800Performers from the Shaolin School in Henan Province, China, will present a free martial arts and musical show in Coeur d’Alene at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 19, at the North Idaho College Schuler Performing Arts Center, 1000 Garden Ave. Seating is limited, so please arrive early.
Posted Tue, 10 Jan 2017 08:00:00 -0800The University of Idaho College of Education was ranked among the Best Online Graduate Education Programs for 2017 by U.S. News and World Report.
Posted Mon, 09 Jan 2017 15:02:00 -0800In an ongoing effort to support math teachers at elementary schools in rural areas of North Idaho, the Regional Mathematics Center at the University of Idaho Coeur d’Alene will offer an online book club beginning Thursday, Jan. 19.
Posted Mon, 09 Jan 2017 13:00:00 -0800Idaho’s economically important agricultural and food processing industries and the environment will be the focus of a new $45 million research and education initiative led by the University of Idaho. Read more
Posted Mon, 09 Jan 2017 10:04:00 -0800Because of winter weather conditions, the University of Idaho campus in Coeur d’Alene is closed for Monday, Jan. 9, 2017. This closure is in effect until conditions change. Updates about the closure will be posted on the UI website, http://www.uidaho.edu/cda. Read more
Posted Fri, 06 Jan 2017 16:31:00 -0800Monte Stiles and Ray Lozano, two leading experts in drug education and prevention, will pay a visit to Coeur d’Alene in January to discuss the dangers of e-cigs and vaping. Read more
Posted Thu, 05 Jan 2017 08:55:00 -0800Due to area weather conditions, the University of Idaho campus in Boise is closed Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017. This closure impacts the Idaho water Center, College of Law/Idaho Law and Justice Learning Center and the UI Integrated Design Lab.
Posted Wed, 04 Jan 2017 08:00:00 -0800Due to area weather conditions, the University of Idaho campus in Boise is closed Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2017. This closure impacts the Idaho water Center, College of Law/Idaho Law and Justice Learning Center and the UI Integrated Design Lab. Updates about the closure will be posted on the UI website, www.uidaho.edu/boise. Read more
Posted Tue, 03 Jan 2017 14:00:00 -0800Performers from the Shaolin School in Henan Province, China, will present a martial arts and musical show in Boise at 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 20, at the Centennial High School Performing Arts Center (12400 W. McMillan Road, Boise). Read more
Posted Tue, 03 Jan 2017 11:00:00 -0800Movie magic heads to the Palouse this week when the ASUI-Kibbie Activity Center is transformed into a Hollywood film set. And producers are looking for Palouse-area extras to take part. Read more
Posted Wed, 21 Dec 2016 13:23:00 -0800Vandal football head coach Paul Petrino is a finalist for the American Football Coaches Association’s (AFCA) Comeback Coach of the Year after leading the Idaho Vandals to an 8-4 regular-season record and a berth in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl. Read more
Posted Mon, 19 Dec 2016 09:26:00 -0800The University of Idaho’s National Institute for Advanced Transportation Technology (NIATT) was awarded $4 million by the U.S. Department of Transportation to conduct collaborative research over the next five years as a member of two University Transportation Center consortiums.
Posted Thu, 15 Dec 2016 09:41:00 -0800Auditions for the University of Idaho Theatre Arts Department’s “Wendy & Peter: Into Neverland” are scheduled from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017, at the Hartung Theater, 625 Stadium Drive, Moscow.
Posted Tue, 13 Dec 2016 13:45:00 -0800The recreation program in the University of Idaho College of Education has been awarded national accreditation until 2023 by the Council on Accreditation of Parks, Recreation, Tourism, and Related Professions (COAPRT).
Posted Tue, 13 Dec 2016 13:40:00 -0800Idaho sophomore Mikayla Ferenz was named the Big Sky women's basketball Player of the Week on Tuesday. It is the second time this season a Vandal has been awarded the honor. Read more
Posted Wed, 07 Dec 2016 16:41:00 -0800A University of Idaho research team has won the first phase of a scientific challenge to save the Florida Everglades and other freshwater resources facing critical pollution challenges. The UI researchers of Team blueXgreen created a proposal to adapt its new wastewater treatment technology that removes phosphorus and nitrogen. The proposal won The Everglades Foundation’s opening phase of the George Barley Water Prize — a four-year, $10 million competition. There were 61 international teams in the global competition’s first phase.
Posted Wed, 07 Dec 2016 14:15:00 -0800University of Idaho football coach Paul Petrino, who led the Vandals to one of the most dramatic turnarounds in the nation over the past four seasons, was voted the Sun Belt Conference Coach of the Year, while junior defensive tackle Aikeem Coleman and senior kicker/punter Austin Rehkow share the spotlight with him. Read more
Posted Wed, 07 Dec 2016 14:01:00 -0800University of Idaho students converted a class exercise into cash with a second-place finish in a national simulated trading contest that drew 726 teams from 233 schools across 49 states.
Posted Tue, 06 Dec 2016 08:02:00 -0800The sounds of the holiday season echoing throughout the state will have a Vandal note to them this year thanks to a partnership between the University of Idaho and Idaho Public Television (IdahoPTV). Read more
Posted Mon, 05 Dec 2016 14:00:00 -0800As part of Computer Science Education Week, the University of Idaho Coeur d’Alene is partnering with Gizmo-CDA and the Innovation Collective to get local children interested in learning about computer coding and technology.
Posted Mon, 05 Dec 2016 08:10:00 -0800The University of Idaho’s Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival will close each of its three days with evening concerts featuring some of the nation’s top jazz artists. Tickets for individual night performances, held Feb. 23-25, 2017, go on sale to the general public at 9 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 5. Read more
Posted Sun, 04 Dec 2016 15:48:00 -0800Four years of dedication and determination have paid off for the University of Idaho football team with its selection to the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl. The Vandals will take on Colorado State of the Mountain West Conference on Dec. 22 at Boise. Read more
Posted Fri, 02 Dec 2016 15:00:00 -0800The University of Idaho will continue the suspension of Delta Sigma Phi for the remainder of the 2016-17 academic year. The fraternity was found to have engaged in activities in violation of university policies on hazing, drug use and alcohol consumption. The policies are agreed upon in the Relationship Agreement signed by the university and Delta Sigma Phi under which the fraternity was authorized to house first-year students. Read more
Posted Fri, 02 Dec 2016 08:00:00 -0800Get in the holiday spirit by joining the University of Idaho Jazz Choirs on Friday, Dec. 9 for their annual holiday concert. This family-friendly holiday tradition begins at 7 p.m. in the ASUI-Kibbie Activity Center. Cash donations will be accepted at the door to benefit the Lionel Hampton School of Music. Read more
Posted Thu, 01 Dec 2016 12:33:00 -0800This year’s University of Idaho Snake River Sugar Beet Conference Dec. 14 and 15 in Caldwell and Burley will focus on managing crop inputs — fertilizer, pesticides and water — for better outcomes for growers. Read more
Posted Wed, 30 Nov 2016 11:00:00 -0800The University of Idaho Office of Alumni Relations will honor 55 students during its annual Awards for Excellence dinner at 4 p.m. Friday, Dec. 9, in the International Ballroom of the Bruce M. Pitman Center.
Posted Wed, 30 Nov 2016 10:30:00 -0800Sydney Duncombe was one of the most influential professors at the University of Idaho, shaping a generation of Idaho leaders — including governors, mayors and senators — with his instruction of how Idaho and its government really work. Read more
Posted Wed, 30 Nov 2016 09:30:00 -0800Albertsons Companies will have its name in lights on the University of Idaho campus with the commitment of $500,000 over the next 10 years to the new court-sports arena and naming rights to the scoreboard. The donation is a reflection of the longtime partnership between UI and Albertsons.
Posted Tue, 29 Nov 2016 13:11:00 -0800Two major events, Celebrating Idaho Agriculture and Ag Days, will draw hundreds of students, alumni and friends to events on the University of Idaho campus Friday and Saturday, Dec. 2-3.
Posted Tue, 29 Nov 2016 10:40:00 -0800The University of Idaho’s College of Agricultural and Life Sciences (CALS) will add Brent Olmstead, an experienced Idaho agricultural lobbyist and policy advisor, to its leadership team. Read more
Posted Mon, 28 Nov 2016 11:30:00 -0800Graduating students are eligible to receive a combined 655 degrees in December at the University of Idaho fall commencement ceremony. Candidates applied for 476 baccalaureate degrees, 129 master’s degrees, 29 doctoral degrees, 11 law degrees and 10 specialist degrees.
Posted Mon, 21 Nov 2016 16:00:00 -0800A nationwide series of dairy genomics workshops conducted by researchers from the University of Idaho College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, Washington State University and other land-grant universities will begin Monday, Nov. 28 in Jerome. Read more
Posted Mon, 21 Nov 2016 13:00:00 -0800A trench in Iraq, an asteroid, some not-so-wicked witches and an earthquake – this year’s 10-Minute Play Festival will captivate audiences with a full schedule of plays. The three-day event, beginning Dec. 5, will feature 14 short productions directed and performed by University of Idaho Theatre Arts students. Read more
Posted Fri, 18 Nov 2016 15:00:00 -0800The University of Idaho College of Business & Economics awarded $3,500 in prize money to four teams during the fall 2016 Idaho Pitch competition on Tuesday, Nov. 15. Read more
Posted Thu, 17 Nov 2016 09:00:00 -0800From the first note to the final number, this year’s University of Idaho Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival promises to entertain and inspire audiences of all ages. Tickets to the full 2017 series of evening concerts, to be held at 7:30 p.m. on Feb. 23-25, 2017, in the ASUI-Kibbie Activity Center, go on sale at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 19.