Posted Tue, 28 Jun 2016 13:00:00 -0700The University of Idaho College of Natural Resources Fish and Wildlife Science faculty team has been ranked No. 4 in the nation in a recent research publication.
Posted Mon, 27 Jun 2016 13:30:00 -0700The University of Idaho has chosen “The Soul of an Octopus: A Surprising Exploration Into the Wonder of Consciousness” by natural history writer Sy Montgomery as its Common Read for 2016-17. Read more
Posted Tue, 21 Jun 2016 08:30:00 -0700The University of Idaho’s Cybersecurity Training and Operations Center (CTOC), became the first Idaho higher education institution to join the National CyberWatch Center in May.
Posted Mon, 20 Jun 2016 16:00:00 -0700University of Idaho President Chuck Staben will join leadership from The Nature Conservancy and the Wood River Land Trust on Tuesday, June 28, at Rock Creek Ranch to formalize and celebrate a new and unique collaboration among the three entities. Together they will provide good science, effective outreach, sound conservation practices and responsible grazing on nearly 10,400 acres of rangeland in south central Idaho. Read more
Posted Wed, 15 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -0700Local businesses and organizations in need of some extra hands this summer are encouraged to register for the University of Idaho’s Serving Your New Community volunteer event Aug. 20. Read more
Posted Mon, 13 Jun 2016 11:00:00 -0700A tiny moon orbiting Saturn might be the perfect place to discover extraterrestrial life — and a University of Idaho graduate student led a project suggesting a way to find out. Read more
Posted Mon, 13 Jun 2016 10:00:00 -0700The University of Idaho is pleased to announce that Janet Nelson has accepted the position of vice president for Research and Economic Development, effective Sept. 1, 2016.
Posted Fri, 10 Jun 2016 15:45:00 -0700A new video game that combines zombies and debt taps into popular culture to help young people learn about finances.
Posted Fri, 10 Jun 2016 09:00:00 -0700The University of Idaho’s Utility Executive Course (UEC), based in the College of Business and Economics, is hosting its 63rd annual course this month. More than 60 participants from across the U.S., Bermuda and Uganda, are in Moscow for the three-work course, which covers topics from leadership and corporate strategy to diversifying energy resources and cybersecurity.
Posted Thu, 09 Jun 2016 17:00:00 -0700The University of Idaho-led Regional Approaches to Climate Change in Pacific Northwest Agriculture (REACCH) will take a victory lap through the region’s agricultural research circuit this summer with a renewed focus on collaboration.
Posted Thu, 09 Jun 2016 13:00:00 -0700The University of Idaho Prichard Art Gallery presents “Text, Textile, Tapestry: Time and Tales in Cloth,” the work of renowned Moscow-based tapestry weaver Sarah Swett, which runs concurrently with the traveling exhibit, “SARA Joyce: Myth, Dream and Dramatic Episodes.” Both exhibits open Friday, June 17, and run through Saturday, July 30. A reception will be 5-10 p.m. Friday, June 17, at the Prichard Art Gallery as part of the annual Moscow Artwalk. Read more
Posted Thu, 09 Jun 2016 08:00:00 -0700The 15th edition of the UEFA European Championship is scheduled to be held in France from Friday, June 10, through July 10, 2016
Posted Tue, 07 Jun 2016 09:30:00 -0700More than two dozen high school teachers from around Idaho will receive special training on civic education and the judiciary during a two-day institute this week in Boise. Read more
Posted Fri, 03 Jun 2016 10:30:00 -0700Control of Italian ryegrass in winter wheat and legumes and control of rattail fescue and downy brome in winter and spring wheat and legumes will be the focus of this year’s North Idaho Weed Science Tour on Thursday, June 9. Read more
Posted Fri, 03 Jun 2016 09:30:00 -0700The University of Idaho’s Office of Tribal Relations will be offering several new scholarships for the 2016-17 academic year thanks to a $10,000 donation from the Coeur d’Alene Tribe.
Posted Thu, 02 Jun 2016 15:00:00 -0700The University of Idaho’s College of Engineering invites high school students in grades nine through twelve (entering or finished) to explore the growing and critical fields of computing, coding, and cybersecurity at two 2016 GenCyber Summer Camps this July. Read more
Posted Thu, 02 Jun 2016 11:30:00 -0700Hispanics make up 18 percent of Idaho’s K-12 school population – but accounted for 42 percent of enrollment growth in the last five years, according to a University of Idaho study. The Hispanic population is not increasing due to recent immigration, however. Immigrants who came to the U.S. since 2010 make up only two percent of Idaho’s Hispanic population. Read more
Posted Thu, 02 Jun 2016 08:00:00 -0700Super heroes, heroic animals and legendary tales will fill the big screen at the University of Idaho’s annual Screen on the Green film series this summer.
Posted Wed, 01 Jun 2016 15:00:00 -0700A team of University of Idaho students started their summer break not relaxing, but giving back through UI’s Alternative Service Break program. Read more
Posted Wed, 01 Jun 2016 14:00:00 -0700The University of Idaho Prichard Art Gallery presents “Sara Joyce: Myth, Dream and Dramatic Episodes,” a traveling exhibit exploring the depth and breadth of work by prolific Idaho artist Sara Joyce (1923-2011), who signed her work simply, “SARA.” Read more
Posted Wed, 01 Jun 2016 13:30:00 -0700The University of Idaho College of Law was recently ranked No. 18 for employment outcomes for its graduates. The data — based on the Class of 2015 — makes UI’s College of Law one of the top law schools west of the Mississippi River, behind only the University of California, Berkeley, and Stanford.
Posted Wed, 01 Jun 2016 11:00:00 -0700The Healthy Eating, Active Living (HEAL) Idaho partners, powered by the University of Idaho Extension’s Eat Smart Idaho program, have launched a statewide campaign aimed at inspiring Idahoans to eat healthier, lead more active lives, and help their children do the same. Read more
Posted Wed, 01 Jun 2016 10:00:00 -0700The UI Golf Course will offers its Get Golf Ready program this summer beginning July 12. The annual program consists of a series of five introductory lessons conducted by PGA/LPGA professionals in a small-group environment. Cost for registration is $99. Registration costs includes all green fees and equipment, if needed.
Posted Tue, 31 May 2016 16:45:00 -0700University of Idaho Extension Director Barbara Petty will formally fill that role after 18 months on the job as interim director.
Posted Tue, 24 May 2016 09:30:00 -0700The University of Idaho will host fish nutrition researchers, scholars and industry leaders from more than 35 countries at the International Symposium on Fish Nutrition and Feeding Monday through Friday, June 6-10, at the Sun Valley Resort in Ketchum. Read more
Posted Fri, 20 May 2016 10:00:00 -0700University of Idaho Housing & Residence Life is soliciting applications for its 27th annual Paint the Palouse community service event.
Posted Thu, 19 May 2016 09:30:00 -0700A team of researchers led by the University of Idaho is embarking on a three-year, $2.9 million project to evaluate an innovative model of health care being tested throughout Idaho. Read more
Posted Wed, 18 May 2016 15:00:00 -0700KOHLER, Wisc. – The University of Idaho men’s golf team fell just shy of advancing to the NCAA National Championship Tournament. But it wasn’t because of anything the Vandals didn’t do; instead it was what the Baylor Bears did do. Read more
Posted Tue, 17 May 2016 09:00:00 -0700A University of Idaho writer and English faculty member will spend the summer exploring and analyzing National Park Service memorials across the West, funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Stipends program. Read more
Posted Mon, 16 May 2016 15:00:00 -0700Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, is getting some volunteer help this week from way out West.
Posted Fri, 13 May 2016 12:20:00 -0700Continuing its yearlong celebration of contemporary artists in Idaho, the Prichard Art Gallery will feature work from Boise artist Ted Apel from Friday, May 20, through Saturday, June 4. Read more
Posted Thu, 12 May 2016 15:30:00 -0700University of Idaho faculty members in the Institute for Bioinformatics and Evolutionary Studies (IBEST) have been awarded $504,818 this year in new competitive grants as part of the National Science Foundation’s BEACON Science and Technology Center on Evolution in Action. Read more
Posted Thu, 12 May 2016 09:00:00 -0700Graduating University of Idaho architecture students won four awards and an honorable mention in the American Institute of Architects Spokane chapter’s Student Design Competition in April. Read more
Posted Wed, 11 May 2016 13:00:00 -0700The University of Idaho’s annual Summer Design Week returns to Moscow from Sunday, June 19 through Saturday, June 25. The design-immersion program for high school sophomores, juniors and seniors allows students to explore UI’s College of Art and Architecture (CAA) programs and experience life on a college campus.
Posted Wed, 11 May 2016 09:00:00 -0700The University of Idaho Alumni Association will induct three new members into its Hall of Fame at a luncheon on Friday, May 13.
Posted Tue, 10 May 2016 15:00:00 -0700The University of Idaho’s College of Engineering is pleased to announce its 2016 college outstanding students, faculty and staff award winners. Each year the College of Engineering presents awards for excellence to the top graduating seniors from every engineering discipline, a top graduate student, an exceptional graduate student publication, as well as outstanding faculty and staff. Award winners will be recognized at 3:30 p.m. Friday, May 13, in Janssen Engineering Building 104.
Posted Tue, 10 May 2016 13:00:00 -0700Thirteen faculty members from across disciplines at the University of Idaho have earned grants through the university’s Seed Grant Program.
Posted Tue, 10 May 2016 09:00:00 -0700Anthony St. Claire, a master’s student studying teaching English as a second language in the University of Idaho’s College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences, is a finalist in the Fulbright U.S. Student Program.
Posted Mon, 09 May 2016 11:00:00 -0700More than 400 geologists, geology students and others from across the nation and world will be in Moscow next week for the Geological Society of America Rocky Mountain Section Annual Meeting. Read more
Posted Mon, 09 May 2016 08:00:00 -0700On Saturday, University of Idaho graduate Gordon Snyder will receive his doctoral hood, four decades after he first earned it. Snyder, who has a bachelor’s degree in chemistry from San Diego State University, began his graduate career at UI in 1971. He started as a master’s student in what was then the College of Forestry, Range and Wildlife Sciences (now the College of Natural Resources). He graduated in 1976 with a doctorate in forestry science with emphasis on water quality monitoring and modeling. Read more
Posted Fri, 06 May 2016 23:30:00 -0700University of Idaho Extension will offer the 56th annual Natural Resources Camp Monday through Saturday, June 27-July 2, near Sun Valley for youths ages 12-14 interested in learning about wildlife, rangeland, forestry, water and soil. Read more
Posted Fri, 06 May 2016 15:30:00 -0700OGDEN, Utah — Three Idaho Vandals earned post-season recognition from the Big Sky on Friday. The conference coaches voted Odon Barta and Felipe Fonseca First Team All-Conference. Mark Kovacs was a Second Team selection. Read more
Posted Fri, 06 May 2016 14:00:00 -0700Honors continue to roll in for the Vandal women's tennis team. Fresh off the team's second consecutive Big Sky championship, freshman Marianna Petrei was voted the conference’s Most Valuable Player on Friday. Petrei becomes the second consecutive Vandal to win league MVP.
Posted Fri, 06 May 2016 14:00:00 -0700Five University of Idaho College of Agricultural and Life Sciences students, graduating seniors among them, will forego graduation festivities in Moscow on May 14 for a trip exploring the global side of meat science.
Posted Fri, 06 May 2016 08:30:00 -0700Students graduating from the University of Idaho Boise and Twin Falls are eligible for 114 degrees this spring. At UI Boise, 105 students applied for 14 baccalaureate degrees, 34 master’s degrees, three doctoral degrees, 48 law degrees and seven specialist degrees this spring. Some students will have earned multiple degrees.
Posted Wed, 04 May 2016 13:00:00 -0700Annelisa Wu, a senior at the University of Idaho from Hayden, took second place in the advanced group at the sixth annual Chinese Bridge language competition in April in Boston. Wu is the first UI student to participate in the competition, which tests students on Chinese language and knowledge of Chinese culture. Competitions are held in various cities around the U.S. and are sponsored by Confucius Institute Headquarters and the Consulate General of the People’s Republic of China. Read more
Posted Wed, 04 May 2016 10:30:00 -0700The University of Idaho is pleased to announce that Alison Carr-Chellman has accepted the position of dean of the College of Education, effective July 1, 2016.
Posted Wed, 04 May 2016 10:00:00 -0700On Friday, April 29, approximately 150 University of Idaho students pitched their business ideas to 50 judges in the 2016 Idaho Pitch competition. The pitch reception allowed student entrepreneurs to meet multiple judges, make a pitch and have a conversation about how to move their business ideas forward. Read more
Posted Wed, 04 May 2016 09:00:00 -0700Twenty-one graduating students are eligible to receive a combined 22 degrees this spring at the University of Idaho, Idaho Falls. Candidates from UI Idaho Falls applied for nine baccalaureate degrees, 10 master’s degrees and three doctoral degrees. Read more
Posted Tue, 03 May 2016 10:00:00 -0700Aspiring and new business owners will have the opportunity to attend a free one-day summit on how to successfully create and grow a business from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday, June 1. The event is presented by the University of Idaho Boise and will be held at Zions Bank (800 W. Main St., 17th floor, Boise).
Posted Mon, 02 May 2016 12:30:00 -0700Two University of Idaho faculty members have received the National Science Foundation’s most prestigious award for early career scholars. Read more
Posted Mon, 02 May 2016 10:30:00 -0700Approximately 1,556 University of Idaho students statewide are eligible for graduation this spring, earning a combined 1,615 degrees.
Posted Mon, 02 May 2016 10:00:00 -0700SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Idaho women’s tennis dominated the Big Sky Tennis Championship on Sunday, sweeping Northern Arizona, 4-0, to win its second straight Big Sky Championship and third consecutive conference championship overall. Read more
Posted Mon, 02 May 2016 08:30:00 -0700BOULDER City, Nev. — For the second consecutive season the Idaho Vandals can call themselves Big Sky Golf champions. Idaho turned in the tournaments’ lowest round a 17-under 271, becoming the fourth school to win multiple Big Sky Golf championships. Read more
Posted Thu, 28 Apr 2016 10:00:00 -0700The University of Idaho announced today it will accept an invitation to play football in the Big Sky Conference beginning in fall 2018, pending approval by the State Board of Education.
Posted Wed, 27 Apr 2016 14:30:00 -0700The University of Idaho’s annual One-Act Play Festival offers audiences 13 student-directed plays performed over five nights. The plays cover a variety of genres, including comedy, drama and fantasy.
Posted Wed, 27 Apr 2016 13:30:00 -0700Eight-five graduating students are eligible to receive a combined 86 degrees this spring at the University of Idaho Coeur d’Alene. Candidates from UI Coeur d’Alene applied for 50 baccalaureate degrees, 35 master’s degrees and a specialist degree. Read more
Posted Wed, 27 Apr 2016 10:00:00 -0700The University of Idaho College of Engineering will host its 23rd Annual Engineering Design EXPO from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Friday, April 29, throughout the Bruce M. Pitman Center. The theme of this year’s event is “Where Will Engineering Take You?”
Posted Tue, 26 Apr 2016 11:00:00 -0700The Palouse Jazz Project (PJP), a dynamic jazz sextet comprised of faculty members from the University of Idaho, will host a special performance at the Sapphire Room in Boise at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 17, 2016. Read more
Posted Mon, 25 Apr 2016 14:00:00 -0700Children with special needs will get the chance to challenge their limits and grow their abilities during a free rock climbing event at the University of Idaho Climbing Center on May 7. Read more
Posted Mon, 25 Apr 2016 11:15:00 -0700Teachers, geology enthusiasts and members of the public interested in the Palouse area’s history and significance can register for several field trips and workshops as part of the Geological Society of America’s Rocky Mountain Section Annual Meeting at the University of Idaho in May. Read more
Posted Mon, 25 Apr 2016 09:00:00 -0700A University of Idaho undergraduate has earned a prestigious fellowship from the National Science Foundation that will fund three years of her graduate education. Read more
Posted Fri, 22 Apr 2016 14:00:00 -0700Hayley Guenthner, a reporter and weekend anchor for KHQ-TV in Spokane, will be the keynote speaker at the University of Idaho School of Journalism and Mass Media’s senior celebration Thursday, April 28. Read more
Posted Thu, 21 Apr 2016 14:00:00 -0700Community members are invited to participate in spring football events, including the annual golf scramble and Vandal Scholarship Fund auction, Silver and Gold Scrimmage and a new insider's look at Vandal football, Friday and Saturday at the University of Idaho. Read more
Posted Thu, 21 Apr 2016 10:50:00 -0700The University of Idaho Center for Volunteerism and Social Action invites the public to participate in a symbolic gesture opposing racism, sexism and other forms of discrimination from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 27, in the Idaho Commons plaza.
Posted Wed, 20 Apr 2016 08:00:00 -0700University of Idaho faculty and 20 students within the College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences will travel to Moscow, Russia, this summer to study at the world famous Moscow Art Theatre. During the visit, the group will see close to 20 performances, as well as tour famous museums and cultural sights in Moscow and the surrounding area. Read more
Posted Mon, 18 Apr 2016 16:00:00 -0700Proposals for neural modeling for brain research, enhancing education in a digital world, integrating evolution principles into video game design, improving scientific research through statistics, and uniting art and science rose to the top of a diverse field of projects to win the University of Idaho’s inaugural Vandal Ideas Project (VIP) grants. Read more
Posted Mon, 18 Apr 2016 13:00:00 -0700In celebration of Earth Day this week, University of Idaho students and volunteers will pick up tobacco litter on campus beginning at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, April 21 at the Student Recreation Center. Read more
Posted Fri, 15 Apr 2016 11:00:00 -0700The University of Idaho Sustainability Center will host its fourth annual U-Ideas Symposium on Thursday, April 21, featuring inspirational presentations from UI faculty members.
Posted Fri, 15 Apr 2016 09:00:00 -0700The University of Idaho Library, in partnership with ASUI and the VandalStore, is celebrating Open Education Week from April 18-22, with activities and workshops promoting and exploring open source textbooks. Read more
Posted Thu, 14 Apr 2016 15:00:00 -0700Students of the University of Idaho Margaret Ritchie School of Family and Consumer Sciences will sponsor the Ritchie Fashion Show and Exhibition Saturday, April 16, in the Bruce M. Pitman Center Vandal Ballroom. Read more
Posted Thu, 14 Apr 2016 14:00:00 -0700The University of Idaho Dance Outreach Program welcomes National Water Dance for a performance in downtown Moscow on Saturday, April 16.
Posted Thu, 14 Apr 2016 11:00:00 -0700The Prichard Art Gallery will feature work from University of Idaho Master of Fine Arts degree candidates in the MFA Exhibit “a•mal•gam.” The exhibit opens Friday, April 15, and runs through Saturday, May 14. An opening reception will be held from 5-7:30 p.m., Friday at the gallery. Read more
Posted Thu, 14 Apr 2016 09:00:00 -0700University of Idaho Center on Disabilities and Human Development will host the artAbility Showcase from 5-7 p.m. Monday, April 25, at the 1912 Center.
Posted Wed, 13 Apr 2016 15:00:00 -0700The University of Idaho Theatre Arts Department will offer a three-week summer drama camp for youths ages 8 to 16, from noon to 5 p.m., July 18-Aug. 5. Cost is $190 per person. Registration forms are available at http://www.uidaho.edu/class/theatre/productions-and-events/summer-drama-camp Read more
Posted Wed, 13 Apr 2016 09:00:00 -0700In honor of April’s National Sexual Assault Awareness Month, the University of Idaho Campus Recreation Center’s Wellness Program will host a Zumbathon charity event on Friday, April 22.
Posted Tue, 12 Apr 2016 11:30:00 -0700The University of Idaho Women’s Center recently honored three recipients with the Virginia Wolf Distinguished Service Award for their continuous dedication to activism for gender justice. Read more
Posted Tue, 12 Apr 2016 10:00:00 -0700University of Idaho's Idaho Entrepreneurs program placed five teams at the Northwest Entrepreneurs Challenge in Spokane, Washington, last week. Read more
Posted Tue, 12 Apr 2016 09:00:00 -0700University of Idaho faculty, researchers and students will travel to Togo, Africa, this summer to develop a native plant nursery and teach Togo community members about sustainable agriculture and development. Read more
Posted Mon, 11 Apr 2016 18:00:00 -0700Vandal volleyball took their talents to the sand on Monday to open its fifth week of spring practice. With the weather beginning to feel like summer the Vandals used the change in venue to mix up their perspective and keep their bodies fresh. Read more
Posted Mon, 11 Apr 2016 13:35:00 -0700Over 200 students from seven northern Idaho high schools will present their research of and solutions to local water resource issues at the third annual Youth Water Summit from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, April 18, at the University of Idaho.
Posted Mon, 11 Apr 2016 13:20:00 -0700For many northern Idaho residents, morel mushrooms are a highly treasured sign of spring. The region’s forests provide a much more varied menu that a University of Idaho Extension workshop planned in Moscow will detail Saturday, April 16.
Posted Mon, 11 Apr 2016 11:30:00 -0700The University of Idaho Margaret Ritchie School of Family and Consumer Sciences will bring BLOCK FestTM, which entices young children to learn by playing with blocks, to Moscow on Friday, April 15.
Posted Mon, 11 Apr 2016 10:30:00 -0700The University of Idaho Confucius Institute will offer its next series of community classes for the Treasure Valley area beginning the week of April 18. Classes include introductory Mandarin, beginning Mandarin for youth, introductory Taiji, and a youth martial arts program. Read more
Posted Fri, 08 Apr 2016 15:00:00 -0700Vandal women’s tennis clinched a spot in the Big Sky Tournament on Friday, April 8, with a 6-1 defeat of Montana. The reigning Big Sky Champions improved to 7-2 in conference with two league matches left to play.
Posted Fri, 08 Apr 2016 11:00:00 -0700The University of Idaho received a $244,000 grant from the Idaho Department of Labor to fund an online fire protection certificate program. The new courses will provide additional training for regional fire protection specialists and engineers and the credits can be transferred into the UI fire ecology and management program.
Posted Fri, 08 Apr 2016 10:30:00 -0700The University of Idaho’s Division of Finance is pleased to announce that Wesley Matthews has accepted the position of executive director for Human Resources, effective May 23, 2016. Read more
Posted Fri, 08 Apr 2016 10:00:00 -0700Idaho Repertory Theatre, a longtime theatre company providing live summer theater in Moscow, is closing. But the focus and emphasis on extraordinary theater and theater education will continue to thrive at the University of Idaho.
Posted Thu, 07 Apr 2016 14:00:00 -0700University of Idaho students will learn how to assess their own alcohol use, identify risky behavior and make healthy decisions during Cautious Consumption Week, April 11-15. Read more
Posted Thu, 07 Apr 2016 10:00:00 -0700The University of Idaho’s Office of Undergraduate Research invites the public and campus community to attend the first university-wide Undergraduate Research Symposium on Monday, April 11.
Posted Thu, 07 Apr 2016 09:00:00 -0700The University of Idaho Boise will unveil a new permanent display of Chinese history in the Idaho Water Center on Wednesday, April 20. The new display showcases a historic sign from the Boise branch of the Chinese Empire Reform Association (CERA), which was established in the Boise Valley in the early 1900s. The eight-foot tall sign hung in Boise’s Chinatown. Read more
Posted Wed, 06 Apr 2016 14:00:00 -0700“Spotlight,” which critics call the best movie about journalism since “All the President’s Men,” will be presented at 7 p.m. Monday, April 11, at the Kenworthy Performing Arts Centre, 508 S. Main in Moscow. Read more
Posted Wed, 06 Apr 2016 13:30:00 -0700The University of Idaho will recognize National Day of Silence in support of LGBTQA individuals on Friday, April 15. The event calls attention to the silencing effect of bullying and harassment on lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning, asexual and allied individuals in schools.
Posted Wed, 06 Apr 2016 13:00:00 -0700Three students from the University of Idaho Theatre Arts Department were selected to participate in the National Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival (KCACTF) in Washington, D.C., April 11-15. The trio and more than 55 other UI students represented the College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences at the Region 7 festival in Denver in February.
Posted Tue, 05 Apr 2016 16:08:00 -0700Test results show no bacterial contamination in the University of Idaho I Tank water tower after a broken lock revealed someone gained access to the tank. The water supply from the tank was shut down after the discovery on Monday, and the campus water supply was switched to the main well. Read more
Posted Tue, 05 Apr 2016 15:00:00 -0700The UI student chapter of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) will play host to its annual conference Thursday through Saturday, April 7-9, 2016. UI student and faculty organizers will welcome 19 student teams from the five ASCE Pacific Northwest Region states — Idaho, Washington, Oregon, Montana and Alaska — as well as Canada. Read more
Posted Tue, 05 Apr 2016 14:00:00 -0700The University of Idaho’s Indian Students’ Association hosts its cultural extravaganza, India Night, from 5-8 p.m. Sunday, April 10, in the Bruce M. Pitman Center International Ballroom. Read more
Posted Tue, 05 Apr 2016 13:00:00 -0700With its first spring tune-up complete, the Idaho volleyball team turns its attention to this Saturday. The Vandals will host Lewis Clark State College and Spokane Falls Community College. Read more
Posted Tue, 05 Apr 2016 12:47:00 -0700This spring, the University of Idaho Sustainability Center challenged UI’s residence hall and Greek life communities to a water conservation contest. The five-week challenge asked the students to conserve water by taking shorter showers, only washing clothes when they had a full load, refilling their own reusable beverage containers instead of purchasing bottled water and turning off the tap when brushing their teeth.
Posted Tue, 05 Apr 2016 10:30:00 -0700University of Idaho students showed off their business plans during the annual Idaho Entrepreneur Challenge competition in Boise last week. About 20 students from CBE’s Idaho Entrepreneurs program participated in the competition, which showcases ideas and pitches from 75 new venture teams from colleges and universities across Idaho.