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Travel to Ecuador, Nicaragua or the Philippines during winter break Dec. 27, 2016 to Jan. 9, 2017. Application deadline Sunday, Sept. 18. Apply for ASB

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News Releases

Idaho Fan Zone Returns for Sept. 1 Home Football Game

Posted Tue, 23 Aug 2016 16:00:00 -0700

The University of Idaho invites fans to celebrate the Vandal spirit at the Idaho Fan Zone before the Thursday, Sept. 1, home football game against Montana State University. Read more

Faculty and Staff

Winter Alternative Service Break Applications Open

Posted Tue, 23 Aug 2016 16:00:00 -0700

Submit your application to be a participant or advisor) on a winter alternative service break this winter break. Locations are Ecuador, Nicaragua and the Philippines, where we will be working with Green Empowerment. Student participants can apply here: Faculty and staff interested in advising the trips, apply here. Applications are due by midnight Sept. 18, 2016. Learn more about the locations on the Volunteer Center website.

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UI in the News

A Global Career, With Family by His Side

Posted Tue, 23 Aug 2016 09:00:00 -0700

David Pimentel never expected his decision to enroll in law school would lead him to a life trekking the globe with his wife and six children. Pimentel, 53, arrived in Moscow only last year after he accepted a position with the University of Idaho College of Law as an associate professor.

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Kudos & Acknowledgements

Thank You to Presenters at TA/RA Institute

Posted Tue, 23 Aug 2016 15:00:00 -0700

The College of Graduate Studies hosted its bi-annual TA/RA Institute on Friday, Aug. 19. We had over 140 new Teaching Assistants and Research Assistants attend this event, many of whom were brand new graduate students as well. We would like to thank all of the individuals who were involved in our Fall 2016 TA/RA Institute. Our students were exposed to a wide range of topics that will help them succeed as Teaching Assistants and Research Assistants this year. Thank you to our presenters: Lysa Salsbury, Jesse Martinez, Cheri Cole, Barb Beatty, Emilie McLarnan, and Dr. Sharon Fritz. Thank you for your amazing presentations and involvement. Read more


Professor emeritus Tom Fairchild dies at 69

Posted Wed, 17 Aug 2016 15:00:00 -0700

Former UI Professor Thomas Newman Fairchild died on Saturday, July 30, 2016, at 7:30 p.m. Tom died at home with his wife, Linda Britton-Fairchild, his son, David Fairchild, and his daughter, Megan Pestka, present at his side. His children had great love and admiration for their father and visited him as often as they could during his last years. Read more


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