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Posted Fri, 11 Aug 2017 12:54:00 -0700Brian Blanchfield, a newly hired assistant professor in the Department of English, was named a finalist for the 2017 PEN Center USA Book Award in Creative Nonfiction for his book, "Proxies." The winner will be announced in September at the 27th Annual Literary Awards Festival.
Posted Mon, 31 Jul 2017 10:42:00 -0700University of Idaho experts in natural resources, planetary science, physics and literature are available to speak to media about the scientific, educational and cultural impacts of this summer’s rare solar eclipse. Read more
Posted Thu, 13 Jul 2017 09:28:00 -0700Digital storytelling has exploded with the near-universal access to technologies of production — from smartphone videos to the creation of virtual worlds. Employers are looking for graduates who can create media products that meet professional standards as well as graduates whose critical understanding of history and theory leads to innovation.
Posted Fri, 21 Apr 2017 16:32:00 -0700Jan Johnson, clinical assistant professor in the Department of English, has been named the recipient of this year's Beatrice Medicine Award for Published Academic Essay for her article titled "'We Were All at Wounded Knee': The Engaged Resistance of Folk and Rock in the Red Power Era." The piece appeared in her 2016 co-edited book "Indigenous Pop: Native American Music from Jazz to Hip Hop." The Beatrice Medicine Award is awarded annually and decided by the Studies in American Indian Literature editors. It will be presented to Johnson at the Native American Literature Symposium. Read more
Posted Wed, 12 Apr 2017 13:20:00 -0700Thirteen faculty members from across disciplines at the University of Idaho have earned grants through the university’s 2017 Seed Grant Program.