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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 …

Vandals get drenched for ALS

09.04.2014 – 11:42 pm |

Donate, or freeze? Millions of people have contemplated those two choices over the last few months, following nomination into the popular philanthropy effort known as the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.

Staben favors tobacco ban

09.02.2014 – 10:17 pm |

University of Idaho President Chuck Staben said he favors the UI Tobacco Task Force recommendation to implement a tobacco-free campus policy to go into effect fall 2015.

Perch problems — Local business denied permission to pour alcoholic beverages

08.28.2014 – 10:32 pm |

Weekend nights might be a little quieter at The Perch this fall — for the time being.
By a unanimous decision, the Moscow City Council opted to not send a waiver letter to the state of …

Know your rights

08.25.2014 – 10:19 pm |

The University of Idaho recently updated its firearms policy to reflect the new Idaho law that mandates all public higher education institutions in the state to allow retired law enforcement officers and persons with an …

Flooding the Palouse

08.21.2014 – 10:53 pm |

About 11,000 students flooded the University of Idaho campus this week to move into residence halls, Greek houses and off-campus housing for the upcoming school year — turning a dormant town into a thunderous one.

Campus firearm law – Prep for the coming school year and campus firearms

07.22.2014 – 10:01 pm |

Firearms are allowed on Idaho campuses as of July 1, 2014. Come fall, campus is going to be just the same as it was last spring or the fall before that.

Football early look – Vandals are set to play the Florida Gators in first week of season

07.08.2014 – 8:02 pm |

When the sun starts to set on the late summer evening of Aug. 30 in Gainesville, Fla., the Vandal football team, will enter the toughest environment it will see in the 2014 season. It will …

Skiing in June? — Summer skiing session in Beartooth Basin

06.24.2014 – 7:56 pm |

For most people summer skiing sounds like an oxymoron, a fevered dream, the result of too many days spent smelling your own ski socks. Contrary to popular opinion though, summer skiing is here in the …

Adventures in your backyard – Fight summer boredom with these adventures

06.10.2014 – 7:42 pm |

Moscow in the summer can feel like a class you showed up too early for. Once-filled dorms are empty, busy walkways are now quiet and the midnight population of Main Street has decreased significantly. As …

Gone Squatchin’ – Sasquatch! Music festival delivers music for all to enjoy

05.29.2014 – 4:27 pm |
Gone Squatchin’ – Sasquatch! Music festival delivers music for all to enjoy

Sasquatch! Music Festival proved a phenomenal kick start to the summer of 2014. The experience sped by in a blur of excellent performances, memorable encounters with concertgoers and a rash of hedonistic activity in the …

Looking abroad

05.08.2014 – 10:56 pm |

Jim Martinez didn’t know it at the time, but a study abroad trip to Southern Brazil in high school would lead him to the University of Idaho. 

A healthy alternative— Gritman Diabetes Care Team teaches public health eating

05.08.2014 – 9:33 pm |

Margaret Fosberg, at 93 years old, said you aren’t going to live to her age unless you have a varied diet and watch what you eat.
Fosberg, a retired nurse from the Student Health Center at …

A game changer in breast cancer detection— Gritman Medical Center gets new technology that will increase cancer detection rates

05.08.2014 – 9:32 pm |

The Gritman Women’s Imaging Center is switching from conventional mammography technology to tomosynthesis — a 3D imaging technology that allows radiologists to more accurately detect breast cancer.
Scott Nelson, director of imaging at Gritman, called tomosynthesis …

Kings of their ring — Its tenure was short-lived, but Vandal boxing holds deep roots in UI’s history

05.05.2014 – 10:54 pm |

An estimated 5,000-plus came out for the bouts and there wasn’t a bad seat in the house.
From the 1930s on, the ringside view at Memorial Gym was just as intimate as the birds-eye view from …

Moscow Altered— Alterations business to open in downtown Moscow

05.01.2014 – 10:25 pm |
Moscow Altered— Alterations business to open in downtown Moscow

Buzzing blind hemmers and the soft sounds of needles will soon grace the streets of downtown Moscow. A new alterations business, dubbed Altered Ego, is scheduled to open to the public May 19.
The owners of …

Women’s tennis triumphs over New Mexico State in Las Cruces

04.28.2014 – 10:08 pm |

The Idaho women’s tennis team wasn’t going to let the weather advisory warning ruin an improbable season.  

Idaho fails to meet APR standards, ineligible for postseason play

04.26.2014 – 12:37 pm |

Idaho football is ineligible for the 2014 postseason after facing penalties from the NCAA due to unsatisfactory APR scores, Idaho announced this morning. The program will also have to cut four hours of practice per …

A mule’s life

04.24.2014 – 10:26 pm |

On the edge of the University of Idaho campus, there is a farm that is home to many animals, all of which were born the old-fashioned way — where the male’s sperm fertilizes the female’s …

Working on sustainability

04.21.2014 – 8:59 pm |

Brita Olson can be found every Saturday morning throwing axes, chucking logs and slicing away pieces of a log with a crosscut saw.

Up again

04.17.2014 – 9:24 pm |

ASUI President Max Cowan said he is grateful the Idaho State Board of Education was conscious of the impact rising tuition has on students and their ability to continue their education when they made the …

Case by case

04.14.2014 – 9:27 pm |

The spring 2014 semester at the University of Idaho has seen several critical issues debated across campus — from changes in the tobacco policy to whether or not students should be allowed to carry concealed …

Vandalizing poverty — University of Idaho club joins mission to end global poverty, aims to send students abroad

04.10.2014 – 8:02 pm |

University of Idaho sophomores Hunter Howell and Hailey Lewis said they had never dedicated themselves to a cause from the grassroots up, and what they had done was shown themselves to be leaders among their …

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