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“One of the missions of the Micron Foundation is to help cultivate the next generation of scientists and engineers. The impressive work being done in UI’s College of Engineering is helping accomplish this objective. We are pleased to be able to contribute to UI’s microelectronics program as part of our support for STEM education in our state, country and around the world.”
—Mark Durcan, CEO, Micron Technology, Inc
Posted Tue, 12 Dec 2017 14:37:00 -0800The National Academy of Inventors has elected University of Idaho researcher Greg Moller as a fellow of the academy for his innovative work to clean wastewater in Idaho and worldwide. Moller, a member of the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences faculty since 1990, holds six patents. All of them are licensed by companies that treat wastewater from communities and businesses. Moller also has three patents pending final approval. Read more
Posted Tue, 12 Dec 2017 12:55:00 -0800The Institute for Bioinformatics and Evolutionary Studies (IBEST) is hosting an open session for Barrie Robison, a candidate for the position of IBEST director. The forum is 2 p.m. Wednesday, Dec.. 13, in the IRIC Atrium. This session is an opportunity to discuss his vision for IBEST, including major challenges he may see and what he would bring to the position in the role of director. IBEST faculty, staff and students are encouraged to attend. Read more
Posted Thu, 07 Dec 2017 14:35:00 -0800A Moscow woman who pioneered Inland Northwest science fiction conventions donated decades of books, art, costumes and documents to the University of Idaho Library’s Special Collections and Archives. Read more
Posted Wed, 06 Dec 2017 15:20:00 -0800Two finalists for the position of director of the Research and Faculty Development, within the Office for Research and Economic Development (ORED), will be on campus Dec. 12-13. An open forum will be held from 9:10-10:40 a.m. each day in Morrill Hall, Room 402, in Moscow. Research and Faculty Development is a new unit under ORED and each candidate has been asked to prepare a presentation on his/her vision for promoting research and faculty development at UI. There will be time for Q&A after each presentation. Copies of each candidate's CV will be available at his/her session and the search committee will hand out evaluation forms to collect feedback from those who attend the forums. For further information, please contact Deb Shaver at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Posted Tue, 05 Dec 2017 15:18:00 -0800The College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences has named the awardees of its 2018 CLASS Summer Research Grants. These grants support tenure-track and tenured faculty in the creation of a sustainable research or creative project. Read more