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University of Idaho Confucius Institute Chinese Movie Night
Posted: Tuesday, September 2
The University of Idaho's popular Chinese Movie Nights return this fall beginning on September 10 with the biographical drama film, "Confucius" starring Chow Yun-Fat. This event is free and open to the public. Each film will have a brief introduction by our visiting South China University of Technology instructor. The audience will have the opportunity to discuss the film and its cultural signif...
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Western Algebraic Geometry Symposium
Posted: Tuesday, September 2
The Western Algebraic Geometry Symposium traces back its origin to the Utah - UCLA Algebraic Geometry Seminar started in 1989 by H. Clemens, D. Gieseker, M. Green, J. Kollár, and R. Lazarsfeld. Later on, it became the Utah - UCLA - Chicago Algebraic Geometry Seminar. WAGS meets twice per year and congregates an international group of more than 70 mathematicians, from students to experts i...
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Sept. 5 Fruit Field Day at Parma R&E Center Offers Research Updates and Taste Testing
Posted: Friday, August 29
PARMA, Idaho – Aug. 29, 2014 – The Sept. 5 annual fruit field day at the University of Idaho Parma Research and Extension Center pomology orchard and vineyard site will offer the latest information on fruit and grape topics tailored to Idaho. The event begins with registration at 8:30 a.m. and a program at 9 sharp that will feature reports on tests of new cultivars of table grapes, pe...
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U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia -- Keynote at Adjudication Celebratory Dinner
Posted: Friday, August 29
A day-long conference and celebratory dinner were held Monday in Boise to commemorate the conclusion of the Snake River Basin Water Adjudication. The College of Law, Idaho Supreme Court and Kempthorne Institute planned and organized the event. U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia was the keynote at the dinner. Over 200 people attended the conference during the day at the Boise Centre where ...
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Fall Hours for the Statistical Consulting Center
Posted: Friday, August 29
The Statistical Consulting Center (SCC) opens on Wednesday, September 3rd for the 2014-15 academic year. SCC provides assistance in the design of experiments and sample surveys, advice on statistical analyses, and expertise on recent developments in statistical research. Proper statistical design and analysis play a key role in producing quality research. The best time to seek stati...
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2014 Global Confucius Institute Day at the University of Idaho
Posted: Thursday, August 28
Celebrate Chinese Culture on Campus and in the Community with your University of Idaho Confucius Institute! September 27, 2014 will commemorate the 10th anniversary of the Confucius Institute program. The University of Idaho Confucius Institute is one of over 300 Confucius Institutes around the world and will be hosting several events throughout the month of September as part of the world wide c...
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New Campus Pre-Law Advisor
Posted: Thursday, August 28
Prof. Aman McLeod has been named the new pre-law advisor for the University of Idaho. He holds a PhD. In political science and a J.D., and has taught at law schools throughout the country. He is available to answer any student questions about law school and careers in the law. Prof. McLeod can be contacted at aman@uidaho.edu.
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Pre-Law Society
Posted: Thursday, August 28
Prof. Aman McLeod, the campus pre-law advisor, is offering to help students establish a pre-law society. The pre-law society would be a student group dedicated to learning about the law, the legal profession, law school, and legal institutions. The pre-law society would offer students a fun and interesting way to explore their interests in the law by inviting speakers to campus, going on outing...
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University of Idaho Confucius Institute Photo Competition
Posted: Wednesday, August 27
Enter your submission today to the University of Idaho's Confucius Institute photography competition! Be a part of our Global Confucius Institute Day Celebration! As part of our celebrations for the 10th global anniversary of the Confucius Institute program, the University of Idaho Confucius Institute is sponsoring a photography contest! The theme of the contest is "Confucius Institute Day." P...
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Register for "Building Workplace Trust"
Posted: Wednesday, August 27
Register for the Professional Development and  Learning's "Building Workplace Trust Webinar Series." Other training opportunities include, New Employee Welcome, Benefits Orientation, and "How to Reach Agreement When You Really Don't Agree with Someone." Go to the PDL training portal for more information.
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Binghamton University Chinese Opera Performance
Posted: Tuesday, August 26
A Captivating Evening Awaits with a Performance by the Binghamton Confucius Institute of Chinese Opera! As part of the University of Idaho Confucius Institute's extended celebrations for Global Confucius Institute Day 2014, we would like to invite you to join us for an evening performance of Chinese Opera at the University of Idaho's Administration Building Auditorium! Talented performers from...
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Final Open Forum for the Executive Director, Distance & Extended Education - Aug 26
Posted: Tuesday, August 26
Curt Madison, the second and final candidate for the Executive Director, Distance and Extended Education, will have an Open Forum on Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at 9:00 am in the Idaho Commons, Whitewater Room. The campus community is invited to attend the open forum. The candidate will discuss “How can the University of Idaho develop and grow its distance education programs while maintaining...
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Job Opportunity: PDL Trianing Specialist
Posted: Monday, August 25
Professional Development and Learning is accepting applications for a PDL Trianing Specialist. This position is responsible for the design and delivery of a variety of programs which support the University's commitment to employee professional development. It assists in the analysis and assessment of individual, community or organizational training and development needs, including evaluation of tr...
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Announcing the University Leadership Academy's Newest Cohort
Posted: Monday, August 25
This fall the University’s Leadership Academy will launch its sixth cohort. The mission of the academy is to foster leadership within the institution through the participation of faculty and staff in a yearlong leadership experience. Following a competitive nomination and application process with over 40 applicants, thirteen faculty and staff members from the University’s statewide com...
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Municipal Solid Waste Proper Disposal Guidelines – Fall 2014
Posted: Monday, August 25
As many of you know already, the University has gone to a tow unit/compactor system for handling our Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) generated here on campus. Over the past 2 years we have gotten excellent results with this system. One issue though needs to be reiterated. MSW is defined as any solid waste produced, other than hazardous, infectious or unacceptable waste. Unacceptable waste or wast...
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Seeking Winter Alternative Service Break 2014/15 Advisors
Posted: Monday, August 25
The Alternative Service Break (ASB) program gives students a chance to challenge themselves and inequalities while developing as leaders. Students come together to help communities across the United States and internationally through service grounded in social justice issues such as: rural and urban poverty, white flight, access to housing and health care, homelessness, food insecurity, sustainab...
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UI Child Development Lab Has Preschool Openings for 3- to 5-Year Olds
Posted: Thursday, August 21
The Child Development Laboratory in the University of Idaho School of Family and Consumer Sciences is looking for a few 3- to 5-year olds to fill openings in the afternoon session MWF from 1-3:30 p.m. for the 2014-2015 school year. The Child Development Laboratory is a preschool program that serves young children. Our mission is to provide a high quality, developmentally appropriate program for y...
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Vacancies on Staff Affairs
Posted: Thursday, August 21
Join Staff Affairs! If you are interested in becoming a member of Staff Affairs, we are currently seeking applications to join! Please seek approval of your supervisor and then fill out the online APPLICATION FORM. To be considered to serve, becoming an active, engaged member of Staff Affairs; please submit the form by Friday, September 12, 5pm. Interested applicants are encouraged to attend the...
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Job Opportunity- Enterprise Systems Analyst 1
Posted: Thursday, August 21
ITS is accepting applications for an Enterprise Systems Analyst 1. The Server Systems Analyst I is responsible for critical support of our enterprise systems by: maintaining essential server applications on heterogeneous hardware; performing system administration functions; creating and assisting in server support programs; developing and maintaining systems health and status monitoring and report...
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Now accepting nominations for the 2014 Alumni Awards for Excellence
Posted: Thursday, August 21
It is that time of year again to think about nominations for the Alumni Awards for Excellence to honor outstanding students within your departments or in your classrooms. Each year we receive many competitive student nominations and hope to continue to see that trend follow for the 2012 awards. Community members and various faculty, staff, retirees and alumni donate their time to judge these stu...
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Vandal Strategic Loan Fund Applications Due By Sept. 15
Posted: Thursday, August 14
The Vandal Strategic Loan Fund (VSLF) is currently accepting applications for the fall loan review process. The VSLF is an internal loan process which enables university units to make key purchases or investments that will either move programs or initiatives forward or will result in significant real cost savings. Loan applications are due to the Budget Office by close of business Sept. 15. &nb...
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Reminder: Parking Permits Expired Aug. 15
Posted: Wednesday, August 13
2013-14 parking permits expired Friday, Aug. 15. Parking permits for the 2014-15 year are now required in all Gold and Green parking lots. 2014-15. Parking permits will be required in all Red, Blue, Purple and Silver lots beginning at 2 a.m. Monday, Aug. 25. 
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Regular Business Hours Resume Aug. 25
Posted: Tuesday, August 12
The University of Idaho will resume operating during regular business hours starting the first day of fall semester. Beginning Aug. 25, 2014, office hours will be 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.
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Idaho Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) Working Group, Sept. 8 and 9
Posted: Sunday, August 10
On September 8th & 9th, the Idaho State UAS Working Group will be meeting in Moscow at the University of Idaho. We would like to extend the invitation to participate and explore opportunities to develop research collaborations. Brief background: The Idaho UAS working group was initiated by the Idaho Department of Commerce to facilitate research and development of UAS technology in Idaho. Th...
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SUB Green Roof Gets Recognition
Posted: Sunday, August 10
"Just Energy" recently listed its Top Six Cities to Find Green Rooftops and listed Moscow as its number five pick, highlighting the university's Student Union Building's green roof. This experimental roof was built in 2008 using a grant from the Sustainability Center and matching funds from the Idaho Commons and Student Union. The roof is open to the public and can be used as a laboratory where ...
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Prep for Fall with “Orientation to Orientation and Startup”
Posted: Friday, August 1
Faculty and staff across campus who would like to have more information on orientation and new-semester startup events are invited to sessions Aug. 6 and 11. The “Orientation to Orientation and Startup” sessions will cover schedules for New Student Orientation, Parent Orientation, Fraternity & Sorority Recruitment as well as applicable Student Financial Aid, Student Accounts ...
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Job Opportunity: Financial Technician
Posted: Friday, August 1
The Office of Research and Economic Development is accepting applications for a Financial Technician #SP000163P. This position performs complex financial and administrative assignments in support of the Office of Research and Economic Development and the Fiscal Operations Unit. Fiscal duties include making purchases, processing payments and reconciling charges with a high degree of accuracy and ...
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Job Opportunity: Assistant to the AVP for Economic Development and to the Director of Research Administration
Posted: Tuesday, July 29
The Office of Research and Economic Development is now recruiting applicants for an administrative assistant's position. This position will provide administrative support and coordination to the Associate Vice President or Economic Development/Director of the Office of Technology Transfer (OTT) and to the Director of the Office of Research Administration (ORA) by functioning independently to perfo...
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Process Updates for Camp Insurance
Posted: Monday, July 28
The UI Camp Insurance Program provided through the Department of Risk Management is changing the process of premium payment for coverage. Instead of individual units submitting payments directly to American Income Life, Risk Management will now handle the collection of insurance premiums from the units for each camp via IDG in Banner. Going forward, units will still be required to submit reque...
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Register Now for Creating Excel Dashboards
Posted: Monday, July 7
Register now for Professional Development and Learning's "Creating Excel Dashboards." Other training opportunities include OneDrive@University of Idaho. Visit the PDL Calendar at http://www.uidaho.edu/pdl_portal/calendar 
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Parking Permits for 2014-15 Available for Purchase Online Beginning Wednesday, July 9
Posted: Thursday, July 3
Beginning Wednesday, July 9, parking permits for 2014-15 will be available for purchase online only at aims.parking.uidaho.edu. All 2013-14 permits will expire on August 15, 2014. Board-appointed faculty and staff have the opportunity to enroll in the auto-renewal permit program, which offers non-expiring Vandal Gold, Red, and Blue permits through payroll deduction. Learn more at www.uidaho.edu/pa...
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College of Law Welcomes Helane Davis, New Director of Law Library
Posted: Monday, June 30
The University of Idaho College of Law welcomes Helane Davis as the new director of the law library. Davis comes from the Albany Law School, where she served as the associate dean and law library director. She received her MLIS from the University of Washington, with a Law Librarianship certificate, her Juris Doctor from the University of Iowa, and a bachelor of arts from Northwestern University....
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Fire Hydrant Flushing Scheduled for July 7-11
Posted: Monday, June 30
UI Utilities will be conducting fire hydrant flushing and testing July 7-11 throughout the Moscow campus. Campus may experience some discoloring of the water temporarily during this week. If you have any concerns or questions, please call Utilities at 885-6288.    
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VandalStore Locations Closed for July 4
Posted: Monday, June 30
VandalStore locations, including the Moscow store, VandalExpress and Starbucks, will be closed July 4-5. Starbucks will be open Sunday, July 6. For more information, see store hours at www.VandalStore.com.
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Weapons on Campus Open Forum Set for Tuesday, July 1
Posted: Monday, June 30
UI General Counsel and the Office of Public Safety & Security will conduct an open forum on the Moscow campus at 9 a.m. Tuesday, July 1, in the Commons Crest Room. The purpose of the forum is to answer questions about the new weapons on campus law and policy. Arrangements have been made for UI faculty, staff and students in Boise, Coeur d’Alene and Idaho Falls to participate in the...
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Campus Road Closures to Take Place the Week of July 7
Posted: Friday, June 27
As part of the annual University Street and Maintenance program, road closures within the northeast end of campus are set to take place the week of July 7. Locations scheduled for maintenance include Deakin Avenue, Idaho Avenue, Elm Street, and University Avenue. Please be aware that access may be limited in these areas. Learn more at http://www.uidaho.edu/~/media/Files/orgs/DFM/Maps/PAVING
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Register Now for Mental Health First Aid Training
Posted: Friday, June 27
Concerned about a student? Worried about saying the wrong thing? Not sure where to go for help? Just as CPR helps you assist an individual having a heart attack — even if you have no clinical training — Mental Health First Aid helps you assist someone experiencing a mental health related crisis or symptoms of a mental health issue. In the 8-hour interactive course, faculty and staff ...
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Suggest Service Projects for Serving Your New Community
Posted: Thursday, June 26
On Saturday, August 23, the Department of Student Involvement in collaboration with New Student Orientation will be hosting the annual Serving your New Community (SYNC) event. During this event, incoming students volunteer their time and efforts to help make their campus and local community a bit brighter. It is a great way for students to get to know each other, the area, and begin their Vandal...
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UI Launches National Search for a Vice Provost for Student Affairs and Dean of Students
Posted: Thursday, June 26
The search committee invites nominations and applications for an outstanding individual to serve as the Vice Provost for Student Affairs and as the Dean of Students. The VPSA/DOS provides leadership and vision in administering a comprehensive range of programs and services related to campus programming and planning. The VPSA/DOS also assists in creating a campus culture that promotes inclusivene...
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University of Idaho OneDrive!
Posted: Friday, June 20
Join PDL for a hands-on training with OneDrive. ITS will be providing a service walk through in a lab setting where we are excited to demonstrate the collaboration and sharing features as well as talk about the appropriate use of these updates to our Office 365 offering.    Space is limited to around 32 people per session due to the lab size. Registration is not required. &b...
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University of Idaho Field Day Focuses on Wheat Partnerships, Introduces New Variety
Posted: Friday, June 20
MOSCOW, Idaho – June 20, 2014 – An agricultural field day sponsored by the University of Idaho and Limagrain Cereal Seeds July 8 near Genesee will focus on highlighting collaborative UI-LCS research and breeding efforts to help wheat growers in Idaho and beyond. The field day will include leading wheat researchers and top officials from the university, its College of Agricultural and ...
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Deakin Ave. Closed--VandalStore Locations Open--Until Inventory
Posted: Friday, June 20
The North end of Deakin Ave. to 6th St. will be closed this week, Tue-Fri, June 24-27, for resurfacing of the street east of the SUB. The VandalStore will be open regular hours 8:30-5:30 and Starbucks will be open 7:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. during this time. The VandalStore will, however, be closed Saturday, June 28 for inventory. Starbucks will remain open on Saturday and Sunday, June 28-29 from 10:0...
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Screen on the Green
Posted: Tuesday, June 17
Relax, hang out, and enjoy being outside watching a Movie! June 19th- How to Train your Dragon June 26th- Indiana Jones: The Last Crusade July 3rd- Frozen July 10th- The Lego Movie July 17th- Up July 24th- Sandlot July 31st- Finding Nemo August 7th- Captain America: The Winter Soldier
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Summer Daytime Distractions
Posted: Tuesday, June 17
Your Summer is just beginning! Every Wednesday check out music, games, activities at the UI Commons. A weekly Daytime Distraction to keep your summer fresh and exciting! June 18th- Music with Noa and Nicole June 25th- Palouse Project July 2nd- Tie Dye July 9th- Jolly Swagmen and Rootbeer Floats July 23rd- Yard Games, activities and music July 30th- Astronaut and The Trees August 6t...
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Summer Design Week "Friends and Family" discount
Posted: Monday, June 16
UI College of Art and Architecture Summer Design Week “Friends and Family” Registration Discount Extended to Wednesday, June 18 Moscow, Idaho-- Summer Design Week, an art and design immersion program for high school sophomores, juniors and seniors, returns to the University of Idaho campus July 6-12. During the week, students will explore Architecture, Interior Design, Landscape...
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Farewell Reception for Chris Cooney
Posted: Monday, June 16
Please join us at a farewell reception for Chris Cooney, Assistant Vice President, Marketing and Communications. Date: Wednesday, June 25th Time: 1:30-3:00p.m. Location: Idaho Commons, Aurora Room
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Register Now for Facebook Essentials
Posted: Thursday, June 12
Register for Professional Development and Learning's "Facebook Essentials: Developing a Great Facebook Strategy for Your Organization."  Other training opportunities include the following: Benefits Orientation and Confidence and Assertiveness Skills for Women.  Go to the PDL training portal at www.uidaho.edu/pdl_portal for more information.
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Want To Be Involved With Vandal's Football?
Posted: Thursday, June 12
The Vandal's football team is in need of student video staff for the upcoming 2014 season. Looking for someone who is reliable, self-motivated, and has a good sense of teamwork and leadership. Basic video knowledge is preferred. If interested contact Tim Jackson at timj@uidaho.edu or Leigha Presley at lpresley@uidaho.edu
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Training to be offered on New Alcohol Application Program
Posted: Thursday, June 5
Auxiliary Services is launching a new Alcohol Application program and will be offering training on June 17th at 10am and June 19th at 2pm in the Borah Theater.
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Annual Fire Sprinkler Inspection & Testing--Summer 2014
Posted: Thursday, June 5
Western States Fire Protection has scheduled the following dates to be on campus to complete our annual inspection/testing of the wet and dry sprinkler systems: June 23-27, 2014 They will be here several times throughout the summer. No disruption to normal services is expected. Any questions can be directed to Facilities: (208) 885-6246
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Register Now for Information Technology for Supervisors Class
Posted: Wednesday, June 4
Register for Professional Development and Learning's Information Technology for Supervisors now.   Go to the PDL training portal at www.uidaho.edu/pdl_portal/calendar for more information.
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Register Now for UI Retirees Summer Picnic
Posted: Thursday, May 22
Faculty, staff and university friends are invited to attend the UI Retirees Summer Picnic at 5:30 p.m. July 17 at Ghormley Park in Moscow.  The event includes a BBQ dinner with salads and dessert. Register at uira@uidaho.edu before Monday, July 14. Cost is $18.00, payable onsite.
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Retirees Invited to Join the UI Retirees Association
Posted: Thursday, May 22
The UI Retirees Association (UIRA) has served retired faculty and staff members and their families for more than 35 years. The UIRA supports university programs and awards scholarship to UI students. Social and entertainment events are offered year around. Membership is offered at no charge, just complete the application form at http://www.uidaho.edu/alumni/uira/join For more informati...
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Summer Hours Reminder
Posted: Monday, May 12
The University of Idaho will begin operating on its summer schedule Monday, May 19, 2014. Business hours will be 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. Summer hours will be effective through Friday, August 22, 2014.
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Registration Open for Faculty Mental Health First Aid Training
Posted: Thursday, May 8
Are you not sure how to approach a student you're concerned about? Worried doing or saying the wrong thing? Not sure where to take students for help? Just as CPR helps you assist an individual having a heart attack — even if you have no clinical training — Mental Health First Aid helps you assist someone experiencing a mental health related crisis. In the 8-hour interactive course, f...
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VandalStore Extended Hours
Posted: Tuesday, May 6
The VandalStore will have extended hours for the end of the semester. The store will be open 9 a.m.-4 p.m. May 10 and 17 and 8:30-5:30 p.m. Monday-Friday. Textbook buyback starts Saturday, May 10.
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Meet the CIO and discuss Focus for the Future
Posted: Thursday, May 1
Do you have questions about the technology-related recommendations proposed as part of the Focus for the Future process? If you would like to ask those questions, express your opinions or talk about technology-related topics in general, please join Dan Ewart, UI’s Chief Information Officer, for an informal chat on these topics.
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Excellence Awards Recognize Faculty and Staff
Posted: Thursday, May 1
The 2014 Excellence Awards were held Tuesday, April 28, at the University of Idaho. These awards are a long-running tradition with the aim of recognizing and encouraging excellence in all forms at the academic level.
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Register for Mental Health First Aid Training
Posted: Thursday, May 1
Registration is now open for Mental Health First Aid Training for faculty. Training dates are 1-5 p.m. May 21 and 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. May 22 in the Aurora Room, Idaho Commons. Just as CPR helps you assist an individual having a heart attack — even if you have no clinical training — Mental Health First Aid helps you assist someone experiencing a mental health related crisis. In th...
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Deadline Approaching for Genomics Symposium Registration
Posted: Wednesday, April 30
Don't forget to register for the Inland Northwest Genomics Research Symposium. The Inland Northwest Genomics Research Symposium (INWGRS) provides a unique learning opportunity for engaged scientists and those interested in becoming familiar with trends, applied techniques and best practices in the fields of genomics and other high throughput technologies. Attendees will learn and connect with loca...
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Register for Computer Security Awareness Symposium 2014
Posted: Tuesday, April 15
Register now for the University of Idaho Information Technology Services' ninth annual Computer Security Awareness Symposium. The symposium is Tuesday, April 22 in the Student Union Building Vandal Ballroom, from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. This year's speakers include Chester Wisniewski with Sophos, Justin Engler with "ISCE" Partners and Duane Wessels with Verisign Labs and will cover topics includ...
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PeopleAdmin is Now Live
Posted: Monday, March 31
Human Resources is proud to announce the implementation of the University of Idaho's new applicant tracking system. We expect there will continue to be a learning curve and a few bumps along the way but early feedback is positive. Just a few of the key features of PeopleAdmin include: • A repository of staff job descriptions from which job listings automatically will be pulled • Str...
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Faculty Survey reminder
Posted: Wednesday, March 26
As a faculty member, you should have received an email from CIRPSurveys@datstat.com earlier this week reminding you to participate in the HERI Faculty Survey. The University of Idaho conducts this survey every three to four years through the Higher Education Research Institute (HERI) at UCLA. This comprehensive, nationwide survey of faculty is currently available and will run through April of 20...
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Central America Youth Ambassador (CAYA) Program Session Begins
Posted: Tuesday, March 25
The International Programs Office (IPO) is getting ready to welcome the new group of students for the spring session of the Central America Youth Ambassador (CAYA) Program. March 26 - April 1, CAYA participants will work in teams to create models for sustainable social entrepreneurship and have a chance to interact with faculty and students from the University of Idaho, instructors from Vandal Inn...
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Inland Northwest Genomics Research Symposium Registration Open
Posted: Thursday, March 6
Registration is now open for the Inland Northwest Genomics Research Symposium at www.ibest.uidaho.edu/events/inland-northwest-genomics-research-symposium/ The symposium will be held May 22, 2014 at the University of Idaho, Moscow, Idaho. The Inland Northwest Genomics Research Symposium (INWGRS) provides a unique learning opportunity for engaged scientists and those interested in becoming familiar...
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Internal Job Posting: Residential Team Cleaning Supervisor Opening
Posted: Friday, February 28
Internal Job Posting: University Housing has an opening for a Residential Team Cleaning Supervisor, announcement # 19228053116. This is a great advancement opportunity for current Team Cleaning Specialists. Closing date for this position is 03/13/2014. Please visit www.uidaho.edu/human-resources/jobs to apply.
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President Chuck Staben Welcome Address
Posted: Thursday, February 27
Please join the University of Idaho Community for the Welcome Address of the Eighteenth President of the University of Idaho Chuck Staben, Ph.D. on March 3, 2014 at 2:30 p.m. (PST) in the Administration Auditorium. Web cast live at www.uidaho.edu/live. Designated viewing locations: Boise: IWC 162, Idaho Falls: IF 1 (TAB350A), Coeur d’Alene: Harbor Center 241 and Twin Falls: TF B66.
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Special Lab & Course Fee Deadline Friday, Feb. 28
Posted: Tuesday, February 25
Special Lab and Course Fee requests for Fall 2014 and Spring 2015 will be accepted through the close of business this Friday, Feb. 28. The forms and guidelines can be found at the Academic Affairs website at www.uidaho.edu/academicaffairs/departmentadministration. Please submit a request if you have a new special course fee, a change to an existing special course fee, or have a change in the pur...
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Nomination Deadline for Distinguished Professor, Mid-Career and Interdisciplinary Awards Feb. 18
Posted: Monday, February 10
Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014 is the deadline for nominations for University Distinguished Professor, President’s Mid-Career Faculty Awards, and Excellence in Interdisciplinary/Collaborative Efforts. Submit nominations to excellence@uidaho.edu by 5 p.m. Recipients of these awards will be honored at the Excellence Banquet on Tuesday, April 29, 2014 in the SUB Ballroom. For more information and to ...
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Registration Open for 56th Annual Idaho Academy of Science Meeting and Symposium
Posted: Friday, February 7
Register for the Idaho Academy of Science Meeting and Symposium, which is coming back to Moscow, Idaho March 20-22, 2014. Organized by the Idaho Academy of Science and the University of Idaho, it will be held at the Best Western University Inn and the theme is "Energy, Materials and Nanotechnology." This is an opportunity for any students, faculty, and staff who are interested in science and engin...
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Register for the 2014 Innovation Showcase
Posted: Friday, January 31
Registration deadline for the 2014 Innovation Showcase is April 1. This student competition offers the opportunity for undergraduate and graduate students to present research or artistic and creative activity projects through poster displays and detailed presentations and to compete for monetary awards. Don't let your students miss this exciting opportunity to participate and showcase their proje...
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Nominate an Outstanding Staff Member
Posted: Tuesday, January 28
Nominations are now being accepted for Outstanding Staff Awards. Nomination forms as well as the criteria for each category can be found on the Staff Awards website located at www.uidaho.edu/staffawards. Nominations are due Feb. 19, 2014.
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Spring ASB Adviser Applications
Posted: Wednesday, January 15
The Volunteer Center is thrilled to announce another round of successful winter ASB trips have made it back safely. We are carrying the excitement and energy gained from these experiences through to our planning for the upcoming 12 spring ASB experiences. These trips are not possible without the assistance of incredible faculty and staff. Being an adviser of a trip is a unique opportunity to c...
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Annual Award for Excellence in Outreach and Engagement - Call for Nominations.
Posted: Wednesday, December 11 2013
Applications are being sought for the 16th annual Excellence in Outreach and Engagement Award. The award recognizes and encourages outstanding accomplishments in outreach and engagement with clientele. Award recipients will receive an honorarium of up to $5,000, recognition at a formal ceremony, and a plaque. Application packets must be complete with the appropriate number of support letters fr...
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Teaching/Advising Excellence Nominations Due Friday, Dec. 13, 2013
Posted: Tuesday, December 10 2013
The deadline for submitting your nominations for Teaching, Hoffman, and Advising Excellence Awards is this Friday, Dec. 13, 2013. Please send the name of an outstanding teacher or adviser and a short paragraph on why they deserve to be recognized to excellence@uidaho.edu. The nominees will then be notified and given instructions on what materials will need to be submitted (in pdf format) to exce...
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Student Employee of the Year Nomination Period is Open
Posted: Friday, December 6 2013
Do you have an outstanding undergraduate University of Idaho student employee? One who goes above and beyond your expectations? Nominate your exceptional student employees for the 18th Annual Student Employee of the Year. Through part-time and temporary employment working in virtually all departments, University of Idaho students are a vital part of the local work force. They contribute much i...
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Volunteers Needed for the North Idaho LEGO Robotics Championship
Posted: Friday, December 6 2013
Idaho 4-H is looking for volunteers to help Judge and Referee the North Idaho FIRST LEGO League State Championship in Memorial Gym at the UI Saturday, Jan. 11. Thirty-six FIRST LEGO league teams, comprised of up to ten 9-14 year old students will be competing in an exciting table-top game and presenting their team’s ideas and solutions to this year’s challenge. Each year teams are task...
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General Policy Report #57
Posted: Friday, November 22 2013
General Policy Report #57, dated November 22, 2013, is available for viewing, downloading, or printing at: http://www.webs.uidaho.edu/facultycouncil/general_policy_reports.htm The Faculty Senate approved changes listed in this report (below) which will be considered to have the necessary general faculty approval unless a petition requesting further consideration of any item is signed by five fa...
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Increase Your Grant Writing Successes
Posted: Monday, October 14 2013
Register for a free webinar series on “Outcome Thinking and Management." All webinars are free and open to the campus and community. You will learn to: 1) develop client-based targets and milestones for your programs, 2) communicate your project's scope and intended results with outcome language, and 3) address outcomes in proposals to build donor confidence about their investment. Oct. ...
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Apply to be an Adviser for a Winter Alternative Service Break
Posted: Wednesday, August 28 2013
Winter Alternative Service Break is a more extensive service break which takes place during the last two weeks of winter break. There are generally three to four teams serving in different locations. Watch a video to learn more http://youtu.be/zGgs2Q9Ar7E The Winter ASB program will take place over winter break with the travel running from Sunday, Dec. 29 to Tuesday, Jan. 14. This winter, the AS...
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Borrowing Changes Come to University Library
Posted: Thursday, August 8 2013
Borrowing materials from the University of Idaho Library has changed. To streamline borrowing within Summit (the Orbis Cascade Alliance system), undergraduate students, staff and guests will now borrow most materials for six weeks with no renewal; faculty and graduate student loan periods are set at 120 days. Other policies apply to special materials and collections. The new borrowing practices h...
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Introduction to R Workshop
Posted: Friday, July 26 2013
Register now for the department of statistical science' "Introduction to R" workshop Aug. 15-16, from 9 a.m. - noon. The R statistical language is a free, open-source, multi-platform program that is widely used in many research areas. The workshop will cover topics such as starting R, reading data into R, manipulating data, preparing graphical displays, performing statistical analyses using linear...
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Annual Fire Sprinkler Inspection & Testing--Summer 2013
Posted: Monday, July 22 2013
Western States Fire Protection has scheduled the following dates to be on campus to complete our annual inspection/testing of the wet and dry sprinkler systems: July 22-25, 2013 No disruption to normal services is expected. Any questions can be directed to Facilities: (208) 885-6246
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Office of Research Awards 14 Seed Grants to Faculty
Posted: Thursday, June 20 2013
The Office of Research and Economic Development has awarded 14 seed grants to UI faculty for fiscal year 2014. Seed grant awardees are selected through a peer-review process. The process this year was very competitive, with 42 proposals submitted. The objectives of the UI Seed Grant Program are to promote research and creative activities that will increase competitiveness for external funding, a...
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IGS Director Roy Breckenridge Retiring
Posted: Tuesday, June 18 2013
Roy Breckenridge, director of the Idaho Geological Survey (IGS) and Idaho State Geologist, is retiring from the University of Idaho after 35 years of service, including with the former Idaho Bureau of Mines and Geology. His publications and work at IGS include field mapping and research of the environmental and Quaternary Period geology of Idaho, specifically glaciated areas with focus on the Ic...
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General Catalog 2013-2014 Now Available Online
Posted: Monday, June 17 2013
The Academic Year 2013-2014 General Catalog is now available online at: www.uidaho.edu/registrar/classes/catalogs. The print on demand version of the 2013-2014 General Catalog will be available soon and can be found at: www.uidaho.edu/registrar/classes/catalogs/print.
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Annual Fire Sprinkler Inspection & Testing Summer 2013
Posted: Thursday, June 6 2013
Western States Fire Protection has scheduled the following dates to be on campus to complete our annual inspection/testing of the wet and dry sprinkler systems: June 24-27, 2013 No disruption to normal services is expected. Any questions can be directed to Facilities: (208) 885-6246.
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Welcome 2013 Idaho INBRE Fellows
Posted: Thursday, May 16 2013
The Idaho INBRE Program at the University of Idaho would like to congratulate and welcome the following individuals for their recent acceptance into the 2013 Summer Fellowship Program. John Nuhn (U-Idaho) Kelly Deobald (U-Idaho) Kelsie Bashford (U-Idaho) Kyle Odom (U-Idaho) Leslie Nickerson (U-Idaho) Liz Brandon (U-Idaho) Mitchell LeCoultre (U-Idaho) Shannon Gill (U-Idaho) Hanna Kehlet ...
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Clarence Catt Retirement Reception
Posted: Friday, April 26 2013
Please join the staff of the Idaho Commons and Student Union in thanking Clarence for his 19 years of dedicated service to the Student Union, its occupants and the general campus community. Clarence has been the "go to" guy in the SUB for all of these years and will be leaving behind a position that may not actually be able to be filled due to the large shoes it will take. Thursday, May 9, 2013, ...
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Vandal Parking Permits: Renewal Time is Coming, New Applications Being Accepted
Posted: Friday, April 26 2013
Current Vandal Gold, Red, or Blue permit holders who would like to modify the number of payroll deductions for their permit for the 2013-14 year need to inform Parking and Transportation Services by emailing parking@uidaho.edu. If no changes are desired, no action is required. Vandal permit holders will not be issued a new permit for the new year and should continue using the permit in their vehic...
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Becoming a Friendship Family to an International Student
Posted: Monday, April 22 2013
The International Programs office is offering an international opportunity this summer for those who would like to ratchet up their cultural IQ this summer by becoming a Friendship Family to an international student. This non-residential friendship offers area families the opportunity to learn about places they may not have had a chance to visit and allows students the opportunity to learn about t...
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Technology Security Review
Posted: Tuesday, April 9 2013
The University of Idaho is committed to ensuring the security of the technology and data that play a significant role in the success of our institution. Information Technology Services (ITS) is working with a team from Indiana University to assess the general state of technology and information security at the University of Idaho. Project information is available at www.uidaho.edu/its/it-security....
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Apply for Summer & Fall Graduation by May 10
Posted: Monday, April 8 2013
Graduating this summer or fall? Apply by May 10 to avoid the $35 late charge. It's easy. Sign in to VandalWeb, select the Student Information Menu. For more information, go to: www.uidaho.edu/registrar/graduation Questions? Contact the Office of the Registrar in the Student Union Building, call 885-6731, or email graduation@uidaho.edu
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2013 Excellence Award Recipients Announced
Posted: Thursday, April 4 2013
Celebrate this year's Excellence Awards recipients Monday, April 15, 2013 at 6 p.m. in the SUB Ballroom. The meal cost is $25 per person, and for past Excellence Award recipients and a guest it is $12. If you've not done so already, RSVP to excellence@uidaho.edu. This year's Excellence Awards recipients this year are: Research and Creative Activity Excellence Award Patrick J. Hrdlicka, Associ...
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Statistical Science Offers Free Consulting
Posted: Thursday, March 28 2013
The Statistics Consulting Center (SCC) is a complimentary walk-in service provided to faculty, staff, and graduate students at the University of Idaho offering assistance with design of surveys and experiments, analysis of data, proposal preparation, and other statistical questions. The services include advice on the choice of appropriate designs for surveys and experiments, and methods of data an...
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Inland Marine Coverage Policy
Posted: Thursday, March 21 2013
Inland Marine coverage is for items that are valued under $2,000, are owned by the University or are contractually obligated to be insured by the University, and may be subject to theft or physical damage. Inland Marine coverage is not automatic coverage. Departments must report annually all items to be covered. If a new item is purchased or an addition is needed during the year, a department ma...
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What to Know When Renting a Car for University Business
Posted: Thursday, March 21 2013
There are several things to remember when renting a vehicle for university business. Rental vehicles are only to be used for official university business. The driver must have on file with his/her unit an Authorization to Travel form signed by the appropriate authority for the unit. The driver must sign the rental agreement in his/her name, followed by the initials “UI”, to indica...
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CALS Awards Nomination Deadline Feb. 15
Posted: Tuesday, January 22 2013
The College of Agricultural and Life Sciences is soliciting nominations for alumni, student, faculty and staff awards. The annual awards recognize outstanding achievement. Recipients are honored at the college’s spring banquet in April. Nominations are due Feb. 15. More information is available at www.uidaho.edu/cals/awards and by contacting Katie Strittmatter, CALS Academic Programs assi...
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Vandal Friday Campus Information Sessions
Posted: Monday, January 14 2013
Learn about the upcoming 2013 Vandal Friday events, go over the event schedule and have all your questions answered. Wednesday, Feb. 6, 10:30-11:30am Thursday, Feb. 7, 2:30-3:30pm Monday, Feb. 11, 1:30-2:30pm Idaho Commons Whitewater Room
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Candidate Open Forum, Department Head, Forest, Rangeland, and Fire Sciences
Posted: Tuesday, December 4 2012
You are invited to attend the following presentations by the candidates for the forest, rangeland, and fire sciences department head position. They will be discussing their management and leadership styles, followed by an open forum for questions and discussion. John Marshall Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2012 at 10:30 a.m. in CNR 200 Anthony Davis Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2012 at 3:30 p.m. in CNR 200
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