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UI and WSU Receive Grant to Help Communities Prepare for, Recover from Wildfires
Posted: Monday, August 24
MOSCOW, Idaho – Aug. 24, 2015 — More than 6,000 fires have burned more than 1 million acres in the Northwest so far in 2015, with experts predicting continuing severe wildfires in coming years.  To help Northwest communities prepare for the future, University of Idaho and Washington State University researchers are studying ways to increase communities’ ability to withstand...
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Learn About Translational Research on Sept. 10, 11
Posted: Friday, August 21
UI researchers are invited to open sessions about translational research from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Sept. 10 and 1-2:30 p.m. Sept. 11 in Morrill Hall Room 402. The sessions will be presented by Dr. Robert Langer and James Kenyon, the principal investigator and project coordinator of the Mountain West Clinical Translational Research Infrastructure Network (CTR-IN), based at the University of Nevada...
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Learn About IRIC Progress
Posted: Wednesday, August 19
The Integrated Research and Innovation Center, or IRIC, has taken shape on campus over the summer. For weekly updates on construction progress and the process of identifying which research groups will first reside in IRIC, visit www.uidaho.edu/iric.
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Nominations Being Accepted for EPSCoR Research Excellence Award
Posted: Wednesday, August 19
Idaho EPSCoR is now accepting nominations for the Jean'ne M. Shreeve NSF EPSCor Research Excellence Award. Nominations will be accepted until 5 p.m. Friday, Sept. 25. The Jean'ne M. Shreeve NSF EPSCoR Research Excellence Award was established to recognize the accomplishments of a faculty member at Boise State University, Idaho State University, the University of Idaho or other state institution o...
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UI and Partners Earn $22.5 Million to Continue Study of Evolution in Action
Posted: Wednesday, August 12
The University of Idaho, along with four other universities, has received a new $22.5 million, five-year grant from the National Science Foundation to continue studies in real-time evolution.  This new award brings total funding for this project to $47.5 million from 2010 to 2020. The funding supports students and faculty in projects as varied as developing cooperating robots, understanding ...
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UI Names New Program Head for Bioregional Planning and Community Design
Posted: Wednesday, July 29
 The University of Idaho is pleased to announce Jaap Vos has been named the program head for Bioregional Planning and Community Design (BIOP). His first day was July 20. Vos joins UI’s Urban Design Center (UDC) in Boise after serving as the director of Community and Regional Planning at Boise State University before its cancellation in 2015. He has a doctorate in regional planning fro...
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SBIR RoadTour Coming to Boise Aug. 20
Posted: Tuesday, July 28
The SBIR Road Tour, a national outreach effort to convey the non-dilutive technology funding opportunity provided through the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs, will be stopping in Boise on Thursday, Aug. 20. The two-day seminar will be held at the Micron Business & Economics Building, Room 301, Skaggs Hall, 2360 W. University Dr...
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UI Researcher’s Work Reveals Pattern in Earth’s Copper Deposits
Posted: Monday, May 11
MOSCOW, Idaho – May 11, 2015 – About 75 percent of the world’s copper comes from porphyry copper deposits. A new study from the University of Idaho and the University of Michigan unearths how these economically valuable deposits are distributed around the world. The research, published today in Nature Geosciences online, indicates that climate helps drive the erosion process tha...
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Science | Geological Sciences | Research | News Release | Brian Yanites
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