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Growth from graduation

12.11.2014 – 10:33 pm |

Senior Clare Haley views graduation as a time for growth
Clare Haley makes a point of pushing the boundaries of her comfort zone.

Cashing in on coverage

12.08.2014 – 10:06 pm |

Vandals looking to jump SHIP review insurance options
Browsing for health insurance may not be the first activity University of Idaho students want to do over winter break, but with open enrollment for the Idaho health …

Struggling to get by

12.04.2014 – 9:59 pm |

UI staff member faces low wage, financial stress 
Lisa Cochran attempts to live her life on $13.51 an hour, but it’s not enough for her and her daughter.
It’s not enough for a sustainable food budget. It’s …

Prejudices still present

12.01.2014 – 10:24 pm | 2 Comments

North Idaho College students, staff discuss Native American prejudices
The term “redskin” was used in the 19th century to refer to the skin or scalp of a dead Indian used as proof to collect a bounty …

Drones, phones and autonomous vehicles

11.17.2014 – 9:37 pm |

UI Library to host annual GIS Day event Wednesday
Technology is advancing, and the further it develops, the more people Global Information Systems (GIS) affects, said Bruce Godfrey, GIS librarian at the University of Idaho.
With so …

Differing opinions

11.13.2014 – 10:36 pm |

New advancements in same-sex marriage debate, Idahoans weigh in
When the 9th Circuit Court struck down the Idaho same-sex marriage ban early last month, Moscow local Mac McCabe said he wasn’t surprised — just disappointed. 

Just for the veterans

11.10.2014 – 10:25 pm |

UI Veterans Assistance Office benefits veterans
Along with educating more than 300 veterans, the University of Idaho boasts an entire office dedicated to helping veterans succeed in the classroom, and at home.

Carrying on a culture

11.06.2014 – 10:37 pm |

UI junior Zak Greene shares his Makah heritage with Moscow
In a black sweatshirt, camouflage patterned cargo shorts and sporting an Atlanta Braves hat, Zak Greene looks like any other average University of Idaho student.
Yet, he …

Food frenzy

11.03.2014 – 10:19 pm |

Buffalo Wild Wings, Jimmy Johns coming to Moscow soon
Moscow is a town of many appeals, one of them being its local, small-town flavor.
“Moscow’s local places provide a great atmosphere,” said George Skandalos, owner of Sangria …

Campus crime falls

10.30.2014 – 10:11 pm |

UI Security and Fire Safety Report indicates lower crime rates on campus in 2013
Crime statistics on the University of Idaho campus are down across the board, according to the 2014 Security and Fire Safety Report, …

Task force moving forward with no formal approval

10.27.2014 – 11:07 pm |

Written by Amber Emery and Ryan Tarinelli
A University of Idaho task force is already working to implement a tobacco-free policy by 2015 even though UI General Counsel Kent Nelson said the task force is not working …

Enrollment down

10.23.2014 – 10:19 pm |

For the third year in a row, total student enrollment for fall semester is down, the University of Idaho reported Thursday.

Greet with treats

10.20.2014 – 10:12 pm |

Theophilus Tower opens its doors to trick-or-treaters
College students are not too old to dress up for Halloween, said Alyssa Hudson, a University of Idaho freshman who plans to dress up and give candy to local Moscow …

What happens in Vegas

10.16.2014 – 10:36 pm |

 Five tight-knit UI alumni return to Moscow for Homecoming after 30 years of  Las Vegas
There is one word that best sums up 30 years of tradition — loyalty.
“That’s the word I’d use to describe our …

Just married

10.13.2014 – 10:32 pm |

Moscow same-sex couples celebrate their marriage
University of Idaho College of Law Associate Dean Jeff Dodge said as soon as he heard the U.S. Supreme Court had lifted the stay on same-sex marriage in Idaho, he couldn’t …

‘Changing a culture’

10.09.2014 – 10:38 pm |

Greek community adapts to new DOS policies
It was a spontaneous event at the Beta Theta Pi Fraternity house on Sept. 5 that attracted a group of party crashers.
When confronted and asked to leave, the unwelcomed men …

Pullman goes green

10.06.2014 – 10:02 pm |

Pullman’s first retail marijuana store opens its doors
MJ’s Pot Shop, Pullman’s first marijuana retail store, opened Saturday quietly and without fanfare. Approximately 20 people gathered outside before opening, hoping to be among the first to try one …

Welcoming Wappett

10.02.2014 – 10:35 pm |

New co-director of the Confucius Institute provides fresh perspective
Matthew Wappett is a University of Idaho faculty member who, after eight years on campus, decided to shatter a misconception harbored by his students and colleagues.

Patty’s: waiting on weather

09.29.2014 – 10:37 pm |

Patty’s Mexican Kitchen to stay open until mid November
Two University of Idaho students clad in matching sorority sweaters share a smothered burrito. A young couple enjoys chips and salsa while rocking their baby in a …

It’s a family thing

09.25.2014 – 10:32 pm |

Mike Marboe is third generation Marboe to suit up for Idaho
Scott Marboe couldn’t help but tear up when he watched his son’s first collegiate football game.
“I’m a pretty emotional guy,” he said. “It was …

Inaugurating Staben

09.22.2014 – 10:50 pm |

UI community welcomes Staben with tradition and ceremony

Although steeped in tradition, University of Idaho President Chuck Staben’s inauguration felt more like a celebration Friday afternoon.
“Today is really a pep rally for the university,” Staben said, …

Paying for permits

09.18.2014 – 9:29 pm |

Parking and Transportation Services use ticket and permit revenue to improve campus
First-year student Aimee Sword hoped for the best on her first day at the University of Idaho — she didn’t expect perfection, but wanted …

Motivating men

09.15.2014 – 10:14 pm |

Helping men change rape culture
Keith Edwards, a campus speaker and educator, will host the upcoming Katy Benoit Safety Forum with his presentation, titled “Men Ending Rape: a social change approach to violence prevention,” at 7 …

Vandals make ‘dome’ debut

09.11.2014 – 9:46 pm |

The Kibbie Dome has never looked so good.
After two consecutive weeks with weather related problems, Mother Nature can’t affect this weekend’s game. Idaho makes its 2014 home debut against Western Michigan 2 p.m., Saturday inside …

Remembering 9/11

09.08.2014 – 10:26 pm |

Avery Wolf doesn’t remember much about her fifth birthday.
“I think I was in kindergarten, maybe I was like in morning kindergarten, I don’t remember school that day really,” Wolf said, who is a 17-year-old University …

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