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Boycott Black Thursday takes off

11.17.2014 – 10:35 pm |

UI alumnus sparks old-fashioned boycott through Facebook for holiday sales on Thanksgiving
Alyssa Ward worked a register near a boot sale during Black Friday at the Moscow Macy’s last year. Her shift started at 7:30 p.m. …

Windows of opportunity

11.17.2014 – 10:22 pm |

VIEW challenges students to think on feet in annual Elevator Pitch Competition
Associate Professor of Marketing Michael McCollough said the University of Idaho business department likes to refer to all UI students as business students.
“We kind …

News briefs

11.17.2014 – 10:21 pm |

Tobacco panel discussion
Proponents and opponents of the proposed tobacco ban will hold a panel discussion at 5 p.m. Wednesday, in the College of Law Menard Building courtroom.
The panel discussion comes at a time when the …

Not just a ‘pretty face’

11.17.2014 – 10:20 pm |

UI Ski Team to show Pretty Faces at the Kenworthy, female skiiers take the screen
According to professional skier Lyndsey Dyer’s production company, Unicorn Picnic, although women make up 40 percent of the skiing population, only …

Sharing Thanksgiving

11.17.2014 – 10:19 pm |

High school student organizes Thanksgiving dinner for Palouse community for second year in a row
Thanksgiving is a time to give thanks and share a meal in the company of others, which is why 16-year-old Annarose …

Counting on career ladders

11.17.2014 – 10:18 pm | One Comment

UI administrators look to provide professional training, career ladders
Another week, another staff member lost to Washington State University or Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories.
That seems to be the trend for Ron Smith, University of Idaho vice president …

Extending amnesty

11.17.2014 – 10:16 pm |

Moscow police consider adopting an amnesty policy
It’s a crisis situation — an underage student has alcohol poisoning and needs medical attention immediately. Instead of seeking help, however, the thoughts of the student or the friends …

Supporting student enrollment

11.17.2014 – 9:38 pm |

Staff Affairs discusses student enrollment, future
University of Idaho Staff Affairs discussed ways to support student enrollment and updates to the current process, including a new enrollment deposit, Wednesday at its bimonthly meeting.
Cezar Mesquita, director of …

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 …

KUOI News — November 14, 2014

11.14.2014 – 4:15 pm |

This is KUOI News for November 14th, 2014. Click below to listen!

See the world in a day

11.13.2014 – 10:41 pm |

IPO brings the world to Moscow with Cruise the World event
University of Idaho Executive Director of International Engagement and Programs Susan Bender said leaving one’s home country and entering another culture has often been compared …

Brainstorming benefits

11.13.2014 – 10:40 pm |

UI Faculty Senate discusses expanding staff benefits
Benefits and gestures of appreciation can go a long way — especially when trying to retain staff members, said James Foster, member of the University of Idaho Faculty Senate.

Memories by moonlight

11.13.2014 – 10:38 pm |

SaRB to host Tradition Keeper tour Friday might
To be a University of Idaho Vandal is to go forward and innovate while standing on 125 years of tradition, said Ayla Neumeyer, UI junior and Student Alumni …

ASUI supports smoke-free policy

11.13.2014 – 10:38 pm |

ASUI takes stance on tobacco discussion
After several weeks of silence on the issue of a proposed tobacco ban on the University of Idaho campus, ASUI unanimously passed a resolution Wednesday supporting a smoke-free campus policy, …

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. 

Poetry, alive and well

11.13.2014 – 10:36 pm |

Award-winning writer Naomi Shihab Nye visits Moscow
A silence blanketed the University of Idaho Menard Law Building courtroom as Naomi Shihab Nye, an award-winning Palestinian-American Poet, read poems Thursday night to an audience of more than …

In memoriam

11.13.2014 – 10:16 pm |

Flags fill the Administration lawn in honor of Mental Health Wellness Week
On a frosted Administration lawn, 1,100 bright yellow flags brave the chill of November, each with the words “Campus Suicide Prevention” written across them …

Vandalizing the Kitchen

11.11.2014 – 5:45 pm |

Campus Dietitian Marissa Rudley and Events Coordinator Amaya Amigo discuss the benefits of Vandalizing the Kitchen, a free cooking class designed for students and student budgets.

Tobacco task force stories were misleading

11.10.2014 – 11:01 pm |
Tobacco task force stories were misleading

The Argonaut regrets errors made in Oct. 28 stories, editorial
In the Oct. 28 edition of The Argonaut, a series of front-page stories about a potential tobacco-free policy contained misleading and misinformed reporting.
A misunderstanding in the reporting process lead to a false pretense for the series, which then misinformed The …

Police log

11.10.2014 – 10:29 pm |

Thursday, Nov. 6
8:54 p.m. 1001 Paradise Creek St.; Theophilus Tower
Caller reported odor of marijuana in the residence hall. No report was filed.

Athletes of the week

11.10.2014 – 10:27 pm |

Quayshawne Buckley — football

One degree, two options

11.10.2014 – 10:26 pm |

Changes in curriculum in MNR to attract more students, fire ecology
The University of Idaho Faculty Senate approved to split up the Master of Natural Resources program into two degree options — an Integrated Natural Resources …

Slamming the F-word in poetry

11.10.2014 – 10:26 pm |

Annual F-Word Poetry Slam draws large audience
The first reading of the night centered on body image issues. Titled, “Shame Game,” by performer Hannah Chessin, the poem described how society’s ideal standards of the perfect body …

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.

Africa Night’s packed house

11.10.2014 – 10:24 pm |

Africa Night 2014 brings food, dance, traditions to UI
Beat-heavy, stomp-inducing attendees, shouting loud and smiling in the middle of a whirlwind of patterned fabric and rhythmic movement characterized the outro of the University of Idaho’s …

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