A little opportunity can lead to a lot of stolen property, and Lt. Dave Lehmitz of the Moscow Police Department said large residential campus towns such as Moscow are at particular risk. Theft is a crime of opportunity and a crime that can often be averted if students take a few precautions, Lehmitz said “We […]
7-layer Bars UI Argonaut Manager 12.07.2012
Emily Vaartstra | Crumbs What is better than one layer of sweet, sticky, gooey goodness? Seven layers of sweet, sticky, gooey goodness. These bars are made of pure deliciousness and mostly sugar, but the sugar overload is worth every bite. Just seven ingredients combined in one yummy combination.
Wreck-It Ralph — Childhood video arcade games recieve the nostalgia they deserve on the big screen UI Argonaut Manager 12.06.2012
Aleya Ericson | rawr reviews Many die-hard fans of childhood simplicity moaned at the ending of the “Toy Story” trilogy in 2010. But this year the movie “Wreck-It Ralph” can appease fans of childhood video game arcades everywhere. Following in the tradition of “Toy Story,” after humans leave a video arcade, the video game characters […]
Sports Briefs Staff Report 12.06.2012
Indoor track and field schedule Idaho’s 2013 indoor home track and field schedule features seven meets during three weekends. The highlight home meets of 2013 include the Idaho Collegiate I on Jan. 19, the 37th Annual Vandal Indoor on Feb. 1, and the Idaho Collegiate II on Feb. 15.
Five minutes into the second half the Vandals were left for dead, reeling from a 16-0 Eastern Washington run and a 17-point deficit to start the second half.
WAC Round-up Theo Lawson 12.06.2012
Mississippi State 53, UT-San Antonio 42 – Dec. 4 It wasn’t pretty for the Roadrunners, 27 percent from the field on 15 of 55 shooting not pretty. Not that the Bulldogs were much better at 45 percent. But three of UTSA’s starters either didn’t score or scored less than five points. The starting five combined […]
Chicago State makes seven — New WAC member Cougars, will compete in 14 sports Theo Lawson 12.06.2012
The Western Athletic Conference has made yet another addition, as Chicago State accepted an invitation to join the conference Wednesday. It is the fourth university to have accepted an invitation this fall and follows the addition of California State-Bakersfield, Utah Valley University and Grand Canyon University.
Utterly unattractive — Media market, demographics mean no FBS conference invite Kaitlyn Krasselt 12.06.2012
Idaho’s administrators have known for nearly two years that the Western Athletic Conference was slowly dying, and if it were to exist in the future at all would likely continue without football. Finding a new conference has been a top priority, but success has been hard to come by.
After a clutch comeback in the final round, former Vandal golfer Kayla Mortellaro tied for 11th at the LPGA Tour qualifying tournament and sealed her spot on the 2013 LPGA Tour.
Basketball to play six over break Theo Lawson 12.06.2012
They’ll go into the holiday break with eight games under their belt, and come out of it with another six. Idaho men’s basketball will conclude non-conference play against bitter rival Boise State and open up conference play five days later at Seattle U.
The Moscow City Council voted Monday to unanimously approve an amendment allowing more flexibility for daycare loading-area placement, a change that could also lead to increased safety for children.
Public readings are the best way for an unknown writer to not only have their work recognized by the public, but to also see how their work is accepted, said Shawn Rubenfeld, a graduate student in the Master of Fine Arts creative writing program at the University of Idaho.
Athletes of the semester Staff Report 12.06.2012
Hannah Kiser- Cross- country One of four juniors on the cross- country team that has never lost a WAC Championship meet, it still seems surreal that Kiser has another season to improve on an already remarkable career. Helping the Vandals overcome UT-San Antonio by the narrowest of margins in the WAC Championship meet, Kiser finished […]
10 minutes is long enough Kasen Christensen 12.06.2012
Running the gamut from Afghanistan War veterans to wacky comedy, the University of Idaho Theatre Department’s 10-Minute Play Festival will showcase 12 plays written, directed and acted by UI students, according to David Lee-Painter, academic faculty with the Theatre Department.
Common read, common credits Emily Aizawa 12.06.2012
The Common Read is not something students take very seriously anymore, according to Rodney Frey, director of general education. However, Frey said maybe it’s time that we should. With this year’s Common Read, “The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks,” — a credit class offered for all students, not just freshmen, and multiple events that talk […]
University of Idaho course evaluations are due Dec. 9, but there seems to be a struggle with response rates. Kenton Bird, director of the School of Journalism and Mass Media, said in order for the evaluations to be effective, they need at least a 50 percent response rate.
A University of Idaho biologist’s research may lead to an antiviral therapy to combat a virus that is linked to birth defects, as well as an increased understanding of how pathogens defeat cellular defense systems.
Finally — 831 students expected to graduate as 448 plan to attend Winter Commencement Lindsey Treffry 12.06.2012
An expected 448 seniors will stroll across stage, shake hands and smile to celebrate their graduation during Saturday’s Winter Commencement.