University of Idaho News
Posted Wed, 22 Feb 2017 15:03:00 -0800Competition begins at the University of Idaho’s Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival on Feb. 23. The students — about 354 entrants, consisting of soloists, combos and ensembles and representing 112 K-12 schools from Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington and British Columbia, Canada — will compete as part of the festival’s 50th anniversary event. Read more
Posted Wed, 22 Feb 2017 13:53:00 -0800The UI Dance Program collaborates with the Lionel Hampton School of Music for the acclaimed production of Dancers Drummers Dreamers. This year marks the 26th anniversary of DDD, founded in 1991 by Dan Bukvich and Diane Walker. This unique production features dance performed to original, live music composed by the music faculty members and students. Read more
Posted Tue, 14 Feb 2017 00:30:00 -0800Maria Vega still remembers sitting as a young girl in the office of an immigration lawyer and thinking to herself that her mother, who had emigrated from Mexico, was not being treated fairly.
Posted Fri, 17 Feb 2017 10:00:00 -0800As one of the co-chairs for the upcoming Women's Leadership Conference, Mandi has been an absolute rock star! She's dedicated hours of her scarce and precious time to help guide an effective and productive work team in developing what is sure to be a dynamic and engaging conference. As her fellow co-chairs, we want to recognize her outstanding organizational skills, detail-oriented work ethic, collaborative team-building efforts, and general all-around awesomeness. Thanks for everything you've done and are doing to ensure the success of this event, Mandi! We truly appreciate you! Read more
Posted Wed, 11 Jan 2017 16:15:00 -0800Michael James Lyngholm launched his next great adventure on Friday, Jan. 6, 2017, after a courageous battle with cancer. Raised in Iowa by loving parents who taught him to work hard, enjoy life and appreciate his family, he was the eldest of nine children. He loved his parents and his sisters and brothers, and remained close to them his entire life.