University of Idaho News
Posted Mon, 24 Oct 2016 14:00:00 -0700The University of Idaho Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival celebrates its 50th anniversary in February 2017 with a musical lineup that brings some of the most celebrated modern jazz artists to Moscow. The festival, part of the Lionel Hampton School of Music in UI’s College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences, is Feb. 23-25, 2017, with evening concerts concluding a day of student performances, engaging hands-on clinics and professional workshops.
Posted Mon, 24 Oct 2016 12:33:00 -0700Professor Laura Godfrey will be presenting on her work for "Mapping Hemingway in Idaho", a unique interactive digital story map that is an ongoing collaboration between the North Idaho College English Department, the University of Idaho Library, and the Ketchum Community Library. This workshop is sponsored by the new Center for Digital Inquiry and Learning (CDIL) and is from noon to 1 p.m. Friday, Nov. 11, in the Library's first floor classroom.
Posted Mon, 17 Oct 2016 08:00:00 -0700Found only in a critically endangered ecosystem known as the Palouse prairie, a storied giant was long thought to be extinct. Only a handful of sightings have been reported since the 1970s. Today, there are only 10 of these animals in captivity in the world. Seeing a rare species is one of the highlights of a naturalist’s life — and earlier this month, in Moscow, Idaho, I was thrilled to have the opportunity to see one.
Posted Mon, 24 Oct 2016 08:00:00 -0700A farewell open house reception for Cezar Mesquita, UI director of admissions, will be 2-4 p.m. Friday, Oct 28, in the Welcome Center on the first floor of the Pitman Center. A brief program will begin at 2:30 p.m. Casual or Vandal attire is recommended for the event. Read more
Posted Thu, 08 Sep 2016 15:00:00 -0700Long-time chemical engineering professor and UI Academy of Engineers member Louis "Lou" L. Edwards Jr. passed away July 25, 2016. Lou retired from the University of Idaho in 2012 after 50 years of teaching and inspiring students. Read more