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Celebrating the Science of Living Well

Join the Margaret Ritchie School of Family and Consumer Sciences in Moscow Sept. 16-17 to celebrate our 120th anniversary.

Friday, Sept. 16

  • Family and Consumer Sciences Symposium is open to the public and includes professional development opportunities for FCS educators (details forthcoming)
  • Margaret Ritchie Distinguished Speaker Linda Kirk Fox, Ph.D., Family and Consumer Sciences: The Science of Living Well, followed by a Celebrating FCS dinner.

Saturday, Sept. 17

  • Pregame tailgate, Niccolls Building open house and Vandal Football at the Kibbie Dome. Tailgate will begin at 9 a.m. in the Niccolls parking lot.

Lodging options

  • University Inn Best Western in Moscow for Friday and Saturday nights. Call 208-882-0550 ext. 307 (ask for U of I Family and Consumer Sciences block)
  • Hells Gate Grand Hotel in Lewiston for Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights. Call 208-799-1000 (ask for U of I Family and Consumer Sciences block)

More details will be posted closer to the event. Contact Sara Matthews at with questions.


University of Idaho

Physical Address:
Mary Hall Niccolls Building, Rm 103
751 Campus Drive

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Dr. MS 3183
Moscow, ID 83844-3183

Phone: 208-885-6546

Fax: 208-885-5751




Mailing Address:
322 E. Front Street, Suite 180
Boise, ID 83702

Phone: 208-334-2999

Fax: 208-364-4035




Mailing Address:
1031 N. Academic Way, Suite 242
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814-2277

Phone: 208-667-2588

Fax: 208-664-1272