Running around — nearly naked 09.27.2012
Students run to the finish at Nearly Naked Dash, hosted by Vandal REPS, Wednesday on the Theophilus Tower lawn.
Reading into new territory 09.27.2012
Daniel Orozco, University of Idaho English professor and recent winner of the fifth William Saroyan International Prize for Writing, read from his untitled novel-in-progress Wednesday at BookPeople.
Grants for sustainable community 09.27.2012
Student grant applications, which could award up to $3,000, are due to the University of Idaho Sustainability Center Oct. 2.
Frequent flier miles 09.27.2012
There’s no rest for the weary. For the last three weeks out of four, the Idaho football team is forced to hit the road, this time to the east coast to face the North Carolina Tar Heels.
Sports Briefs 09.27.2012
Moore booted from WSU basketball team Washington State men’s basketball coach Ken Bone announced Monday that guard Reggie Moore was dismissed from the team for a violation of team rules. “Reggie has been an important part of the basketball program for the last three years and I wish him the very best in the future,” …
NASA efforts orbit home 09.27.2012
NASA Chief Scientist Waleed Abdalati presented “Looking Homeward Toward Earth: The Power of Perspective,” Wednesday in the University of Idaho College of Law courtroom.
Five-setter goes Vandals’ way 09.27.2012
Texas State took the match to its limit in its first WAC contest against Idaho Thursday night, but it was the Vandals who emerged victorious, downing the Bobcats in five sets.
In brief 9.28.12 09.27.2012
Wellness Fair to house 30 vendors The Latah County Health and Wellness Fair will be Oct. 4.
Idaho, ACC meet again 09.27.2012
There have been glimmers of brilliance and periods of promise.
Not-so-innocent insults 09.27.2012
You are a pribbling, gorebellied, motley-minded, flap dragon mugger hugger.
Getting down to the meaning of sex 09.27.2012
This column is the second in a series on the function and purpose of sex.
Off the cuff 09.27.2012
Changing seasons It’s fall already? If it starts snowing, I might just freak out. –Katy
The University of Idaho is home to more than 20 club sports teams ranging from men’s volleyball and water polo to rodeo and rugby. The University of Idaho Horse Polo and Ultimate Frisbee teams are two of the lesser-known club teams on campus but their friendly atmosphere and welcoming attitude leave them open to any …
Fly by night 09.27.2012
The “Silent Witness” silhouettes have stood solemnly at various locations on campus starting Sept. 19 to illustrate the stories of 40 victims of abuse and bringing attention to the campus-wide effort to stop violence.
The 50 Shades of Grey trilogy has set the record for the fastest selling book of all time. The Hunger Games trilogy has sold more than 23.5 million books in the U.S alone. Yet, teenagers are reading fewer books for fun.
Greek life-long commitments 09.27.2012
On Wednesday the Career Center, sponsored by Student Affairs, held the discussion panel, Greek Careers: “Greek Life After College.”
Upping the ante — Idaho cross country set to face tougher competition at Oregon this weekend 09.27.2012
The Vandals get into the heart of their schedule this week as the men’s and women’s cross country teams race in the Dellinger Invitational at Eugene, Ore., Saturday.
Women’s golf finishes fifth 09.27.2012
The Idaho Vandals women’s golf team was back on the links for the third straight week, as they continue to improve their game.
Mix-tape — a cozy time of year 09.27.2012
The last day of summer has come and gone, pushing us into the first week of fall — my favorite season. The days are getting shorter and time seems to be slowing down. Crisp air, crunchy leaves, scarves and pumpkin-flavored everything — fall gives me such a cozy feeling. Here are some songs handpicked to …
Cockerill ninth-best in Boise 09.27.2012
Electing to have four of their golfers head down to Boise this week, the Idaho Vandals men’s golf team competed and had decent success at the Dash Thomas Memorial.
Whole new WAC world — Vandal soccer faces new WAC members Texas State and Texas-San Antonio, opens conference play 09.27.2012
If Hollywood has taught us anything, it’s that there’s always a happy ending after the rough road.
Soul and Stone – R&B/Soul artist Allen Stone and his unique path to fame in the music industry 09.26.2012
R&B/Soul singer Allen Stone has turned down big bucks from record labels to seek more appreciative audiences.
Libra 9/23 – 10/22 Yes, it’s getting cold outside. No, don’t pull out the Uggs.
Silent Silhouettes Stolen 09.26.2012
Sometime between Friday night and Monday afternoon, three silhouettes for the Silent Witnesses project that have been on campus since last Wednesday were stolen. Two silhouettes with their stands were taken, one in front of the library and another by the entrance to the Teaching and Learning Center. Another silhouette was taken, but its stand …
Nine cities, six countries equal new students — UI recruitment in South America begins for the first time 09.24.2012
Two University of Idaho employees are in South America for a three-week recruitment cycle.