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Gay Rodeo Spotlighted in One-Night-Only Event

Posted 1/10/2023 9:03:00 PM

University of Idaho is hosting a one-night presentation on Gay Rodeo’s past and present influence at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 20, at Moscow Contemporary. Read more

Aiman to Lead SMART Transit

Posted 3/4/2020 2:00:00 PM

Ben Aiman, a 1998 history and Spanish alumnus and current MPA student, was named executive director of SMART Transit in Moscow. Read more

Representation Matters

U of I Showcases Voices of Black and Minority Students

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Outriders of Rodeo

"The Vandal Theory" Interviews Rebecca Scofield

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Tips for Surviving Isolation

How polar explorers survived months of isolation in the Antarctic.

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For over 125 years, the University of Idaho has served the people of Idaho, the nation, and the world. Among the institutions more than 100,000 graduates are U.S. senators, members of Congress, and Idaho governors; Olympic gold medalists, professional athletes, and coaches; the country's first Native American astronaut; writers, journalists, and filmmakers; educators; and business and community leaders. Extension offices in 42 of 44 counties and three regional centers bring the University of Idaho to every corner of the state; the institutions economic impact tops $1 billion per year. As the state's first university, the University of Idaho looks to a bright future of serving students and contributing to economic and social progress for Idaho and beyond. This book commemorates the proud heritage and innovative spirit of students, faculty, and staff who have shaped the history of the University of Idaho, featuring images from the library's extensive Special Collections and Archives department. By Katherine G. Aiken and Erin Passehl-Stoddart.

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New book on University of Idaho campus history.


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