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Two UI Theatre Students Win National Awards
Posted: Tuesday, April 21
Two University of Idaho Theatre Arts students received national awards at the Kennedy Center American College Festival in Washington, D.C., on April 18. Kadin McGreevy of Moscow won first place in directing, receiving the Stage Directing and Choreographers National Directing Fellowship, a $500 cash prize and a residency, yet to be determined. (He shares the award with Hannah Grace Bellows, Wester...
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UI Receives $10.6 Million Grant from National Institutes of Health
Posted: Wednesday, April 15
The National Institutes of Health has awarded the University of Idaho nearly $10.6 million to support the university’s new Center for Modeling Complex Interactions, which will build UI’s research capabilities and expertise in the area of collaborative modeling. The center will focus its efforts on using mathematical, statistical and molecular models to address biomedical research quest...
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Collaboratorium Open House Includes Grant Announcement
Posted: Friday, April 10
An open house to celebrate the opening of the University of Idaho’s Collaboratorium for Modeling Complex Problems will be at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 15, in Mines Building Room 323. The open house also will include an announcement of the university’s new $10.6 million grant from the National Institutes of Health. Researchers and university officials will speak, and the campus com...
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An Accessible Shakespeare in New Contemporary Adaptation of Cymbeline
Posted: Monday, April 6
Don't expect British accents and tights in the upcoming University of Idaho Theatre Arts production of William Shakespeare’s “Cymbeline.” But you can expect battles, bloodshed, love and lust with star-crossed lovers, disguised identities, evil queens and tortured souls. Performances are at 7:30 p.m. April 30, May 1-2 and 7- 9 and 2 p.m. May 3 and 10 at the Hartung Theater, 625 S...
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Retired Baseball All-Stars to Speak About Race, Religion, Sports April 15
Posted: Thursday, April 2
Two Major League Baseball legends, James “Mudcat” Grant and Vernon Law, will visit the University of Idaho on Wednesday, April 15 to discuss the role of religion and race in their playing careers and in professional sports. Law and Grant will join a sports historian from the University of Southern California for a panel discussion to begin at 7 p.m. at the 1912 Center, 412 E. Third S...
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UI’s English Department to Celebrate Hemingway Fest March 3-5
Posted: Wednesday, February 25
The University of Idaho’s Creative Writing Program’s Sixth Annual Hemingway Festival will honor the legacy of Ernest Hemingway and his connection to Idaho with a series of readings, a film and the Hemingway Feast from March 3-5. The event begins at 2 p.m. Tuesday, March 3 at BookPeople with UI Professor Ron McFarland reading from his new book “Appropriating Hemingway: Using Him a...
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Award-winning Writer Alison Hawthorne Deming to read at the University of Idaho on March 4
Posted: Monday, February 23
MOSCOW, Idaho – Feb. 23, 2015 – Alison Hawthorne Deming visits the University of Idaho at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 4 at the Kenworthy Performing Arts Centre. This event is free and open to the public. Following the reading will be a question and answer session, as well as a book signing by Deming.  “Alison Deming’s readings are magical,” said Scott Slovic, cha...
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2015 Borah Symposium Addresses National and International Border Issues
Posted: Thursday, February 19
MOSCOW, Idaho – Feb. 19, 2015 -- For more than 60 years, the University of Idaho’s Borah Foundation has focused attention on the causes of war and the conditions for peace. Its annual symposia bring together world leaders, diplomats, scholars and activists to discuss current problems facing our global community and to offer solutions.  The 2015 Borah Symposium is scheduled for Ap...
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CLASS hosts Majors Fair on Feb. 12
Posted: Friday, February 6
The College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences will be hosting a Majors Fair from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 12, 2015 in the Idaho Commons Summit Conference Center (fourth floor). All eight undergraduate colleges at the University of Idaho will be on hand to showcase the majors/programs offered at UI. If you have students who are undecided, undeclared or looking to add another major or mi...
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Egyptian Playwright, Journalist & Activist Explores Political Identity with “Solitaire”
Posted: Wednesday, October 1 2014
One-Night-Only Show will be Oct. 9  MOSCOW, Idaho — Oct. 1, 2014 — The University of Idaho Theatre Arts Department is honored to welcome Egyptian journalist, playwright, director, actor and activist Dalia Basiouny to the university, where she will perform her solo piece, “Solitaire”, at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 9, at the Hartung Theater. Tickets are $15 general admis...
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