Alumni Features

College of Sceicne Alumni awards
2014 Alumni Awards
The College of Sciecne Alumni Awards program recognizes outstanding alumni and friends for their professional accomplishments and service to society and the university. The celebration of alumni excellence was held in Moscow on October 17, 2014.
» Read about our 2014 recipients
Kay ’68 and Sam ’69 Bacharach recipients of the 2014 Jim Lyle award
Kay and Sam Bacharach | Jim Lyle Award
Kay '69 and Sam '68 Bacharach were honored with the Jim Lyle award at a public ceremony March 11 in Arlington, Virginia.
» Read about the Bacharach's volunteer service to UIdaho
Newman Fisher, Bruce Gesner, and Richard Hermens during a reception honoring the first Ph.D. and Ed.D. recipients on May 10
Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of Idaho’s first Ph.D. Degrees
The May 2013 commencement exercises took on special significance as they marked the 50th anniversary of the first Ph.D. degrees awarded by the University of Idaho
» Read about those who recieved the first Ph.D. degrees
Wayne C. Solomon '55 inducted into the University of Alumni Hall of Fame
Wayne C. Solomon earned a bachelor’s degree in chemistry at the University of Idaho in 1955. He is best known for his innovative research efforts in the areas of propulsion and high-energy lasers.
» Read about Wayne's accomplishments in aerospace
College of Sceicne Alumni awards
2012 Alumni Awards
The Alumni Awards program recognizes outstanding alumni and friends for their professional accomplishments and service to society and the university. This year's Celebration of Alumni Excellence will be held on Thursday, November 1.
» Read more about the recipients
close-up image of a slide rule
Witness to an explosive history
Retired physics professor, Lawrence H. Johnston, is only man alive who saw all three atomic explosions.
» Read more about Johnston's experience