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Idaho Ag Economist: Credible Seafood Sustainability Relies on Verifying Progress
Posted: Friday, May 1
MOSCOW – Sustainable seafood, a category that includes Idaho-raised rainbow trout, is in demand by some of the world’s largest retailers, including Wal-Mart, a University of Idaho agricultural economist notes. “The challenge for fishermen, fisheries management agencies, aquaculturists and retailers alike, however, is ensuring progress on the goal of achieving sustainable produc...
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Agricultural and Life Sciences | Agricultural Economics and Rural Sociology | Sustainability | Southern Idaho | Extension
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Job opportunity: Sustainability and Student Engagement Coordinator
Posted: Friday, April 24
This full-time classified, junior staff position will report to and support the Sustainability Center Program Manager of the University of Idaho Sustainability Center (UISC) by developing UISC student engagement, service learning, volunteer programs and activities, fostering connections to and advising UISC student staff, providing general administrative support and other duties as assigned. Deadl...
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Faculty and Staff Announcement | Sustainability
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Conscious College Road Tour coming to University of Idaho Moscow campus
Posted: Friday, April 17
On Wednesday, April 29, the student-led nonprofit Turning Green (formerly Teens Turning Green) will share its inspiration with the University of Idaho community in hopes of mobilizing college students around conscious living and sustainable practices. The nationwide road tour to 16 college campuses began on March 24 in Chico, California. Its main goal is to encourage students to make educated ch...
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News Release | Sustainability
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UIdeas Symposium Showcases How Professors’ Work Impacts Sustainability
Posted: Tuesday, April 7
The UIdeas Symposium will make its third annual appearance as part of Earth Fest  at 5:30 p.m. Friday, April 17 in the Clearwater/Whitewater Rooms of the Idaho Commons. Various UI faculty, including Jamie Derrick, Helen Brown and Cinda Williams, will be presenting their research and academic passions for the entire UI campus and Moscow community. The UIdeas symposium presents an opportunity...
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News Release | Sustainability
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Sustainaiblity Center Hiring Student Employees
Posted: Tuesday, February 24
The Sustainability Center is hiring seven student leadership positions for the 2015-16 school year. All positions begin Aug. 17. Some positions may include summer employment. The job listings can be seen on the University of Idaho Human Resources website. Look for UI Sustainability Center under the Department header. Deadline is March 2. For information email us at uisc@uidaho.edu.
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Faculty and Staff Announcement | Sustainability
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UI Extension Offers Precision Ag Seminar at Boise Library Feb. 24
Posted: Thursday, February 19
BOISE, Idaho – Feb. 19, 2015 – A free seminar focused on precision agriculture and technologies to help farmers use water and fertilizer more efficiently is planned Feb. 24 at the Boise Public Library. Sponsored by University of Idaho Extension, the seminar is free and open to the public. It will run from noon to 5:40 p.m. in the library’s William F. Hayes Memorial Auditorium. ...
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Agricultural and Life Sciences | Sustainability | Extension
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The Sustainability Center is Looking for Student Applicants
Posted: Thursday, February 12
The Sustainability Center is currently seeking student applicants for the following positions. If you know of any students that would be interested in this student-led organization please refer them to the following job links. These positions are in a student-led and student-fee funded organization. The UISC supports efforts to create an active culture of sustainability and we are committed to de...
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Human Resources | Faculty and Staff Announcement | Sustainability
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UI Snake River Sugar Beet Conference Focuses on Adapting Research Results to Individual Farms
Posted: Monday, December 1 2014
BOISE, Idaho – Nov. 26, 2014 – The University of Idaho Snake River Sugar Beet Conference planned Dec. 9 in Boise and Dec. 11 in Burley will focus on ways growers can adapt research findings to their own farms and combat herbicide-resistant weeds. This year’s conference is part of an annual series stretching back some three decades. Speakers this year will offer growers ideas for...
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Agricultural and Life Sciences | Don Morishita | News Release | Sustainability | Extension
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UI Students and Faculty Awarded Sustainability and Community Outreach Grants
Posted: Wednesday, February 5 2014
MOSCOW, Idaho – The University of Idaho Sustainability Center and the Office of Community Partnerships have awarded grants totaling more than $13,900 to five students and three faculty for the 2013-2014 academic year. The UI Sustainability Center’s student-led grant program facilitates student engagement in building campus sustainability by awarding up to $9,000 each year to student...
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News Release | Sustainability | Grants | University of Idaho | environment | Office of Community Partnerships | Debbie Gray
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UI Team Researches Price of Drug Trafficking on Forests in Central America
Posted: Tuesday, February 4 2014
MOSCOW, Idaho — A group of researchers found something unexpected during their work in Central America: the deep scars drug trafficking is leaving on sensitive landscape. The research team, including Erik Nielsen, a University of Idaho alum, and Spencer Plumb, a UI doctoral student, was focused on sustainable practices, geography and earth sciences when they noticed signs of “narco-d...
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News Release | Sustainability | Natural Resources | University of Idaho | Soil and Land Resources
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