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10.30.2014 – 10:17 pm |

Wallace Time Machine
The Wallace Residence Center will hold its annual Wallace Time Machine from 9 p.m. to midnight Friday. The event seeks to provide an opportunity for students to spend Halloween night in an environment …

Staben takes a stance

10.30.2014 – 10:16 pm |

President Chuck Staben declares himself a feminist
It began with a T-shirt — one that University of Idaho President Chuck Staben was given by the Women’s Center on campus. Within days, Staben was talking to students …

UI combats assault, reports increase

10.30.2014 – 10:14 pm |

At least eight reports of sexual assault involving University of Idaho students are currently being investigated at UI according to Women’s Center Director Lysa Salsbury, one of three UI staff members certified as Title IX …

Police log

10.30.2014 – 10:14 pm |

Monday October 27
5:55 p.m. 2000 block White Ave.
Caller reported stray horses wandering around the neighborhood. A report was taken.

A library facelift

10.30.2014 – 10:13 pm |

Library renovation gaining momentum
The University of Idaho Library is an academic staple on the Moscow campus and it’s in line for an aesthetic upgrade. 

SaVEd from assault

10.30.2014 – 10:12 pm |

SaVE Act expands federally mandated reporting to include gender-based crimes
Four cases of stalking were reported on the University of Idaho campus in 2013, but no cases of domestic violence or dating violence were reported, according …

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, …

Commemorating the deceased

10.30.2014 – 10:11 pm |

UI community celebrates Day of the Dead Nov. 1
Halloween is a time for tradition. Trick-or-treating, costume parties and scary movie marathons all come with the change of the leaves.

Starting tradition

10.30.2014 – 10:09 pm |

Stabens to host students for Halloween open house
To most University of Idaho students, the President’s House perched on the top of the hill on Nez Perce Drive is a mystery. But, UI President Chuck Staben …

UI memo regarding Ebola response

10.30.2014 – 12:08 pm |


University of Idaho Faculty, Staff and Students

International Programs Office (IPO)


UI Issues Guidelines Related to Ebola

The University of Idaho is monitoring the threat of the Ebola virus relative to the UI Community. This memo outlines the …

Legitimacy of student support draws concern

10.27.2014 – 11:35 pm |

Written by Amber Emery and Ryan Tarinelli
A difference of 11 votes is enough community support to move forward with the implementation of a tobacco ban on the University of Idaho campus, according to the UI Tobacco …

Student clubs show opposition to tobacco ban

10.27.2014 – 11:22 pm |

Written by Amber Emery and Ryan Tarinelli
Hundreds of comments from students showing support and opposition for the proposed tobacco-free policy were written on the Free Speech Wall.
Located between the Idaho Commons and TLC last month, the …

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 …

‘Coming out’ of the locker room

10.27.2014 – 10:36 pm |
‘Coming out’ of the locker room

Former NFL player speaks at UI in support of LGBT rights
Wade Davis, former NFL player and openly gay advocate for the LGBT community, said although he doesn’t look like the kind of guy who would …

Bacteria breeds fear and sickness

10.27.2014 – 10:36 pm |

Meningitis and mumps spread on
Since the beginning of the academic year, there have been five confirmed cases of mumps and one confirmed case of meningitis on the University of Idaho campus, said Vandal Health Education …

Relief for Sierra Leone

10.27.2014 – 10:21 pm |

Volunteer Center seeks to provide aid to hunger-stricken Sierra Leone
With the Ebola epidemic raging in West Africa, Jessica McDermott, student outreach coordinator for the University of Idaho Center for Volunteerism and Social Action, said many Americans feel …

A Brazilian night to remember

10.27.2014 – 10:18 pm |

UI’s newest club holds first major event, Brazilian Night
Throwing a celebration complete with food, music and dancing in less than a month is no easy task, said Gabriel Nascimento, president of the University of Idaho Brazilian …

Police log

10.23.2014 – 10:51 pm |

Monday Oct., 20
1:03 p.m. 500 block North Washington St.
Report of a burglary at a residence. There was a broken window. A report was taken.

Sex and candy — Students get a talking to about safe(r) sex

10.23.2014 – 10:48 pm |

As the two-dozen students in the basement of the Wallace Residence Center unwrapped their Blow Pops Monday night, Erin Chapman, assistant professor in the University of Idaho School of Family and Consumer Sciences, began her …

Costumes, makeup and creativity — University of Idaho student club to host costume contest

10.23.2014 – 10:47 pm |

Well-done makeup can make a Halloween costume, and for students in the Virtual Design Society, the ability to take their costumes to the next level is all a part of going to college. 

Elections are coming

10.23.2014 – 10:23 pm |

Austin Karstetter chose to attend the University of Idaho for two main reasons: the Greek system and UI’s student government.

A plan for online ed

10.23.2014 – 10:20 pm |

An old real estate cliche should play a key role in the long-term future of online education at the University of Idaho, according to Terry Ratcliff, recently appointed executive director of distance and extended education.

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.

Walking for Candace

10.23.2014 – 10:17 pm |

Ryann Mata, a member of Alpha Gamma Delta Sorority, is one of many who knows someone who’s suffered or died from diabetes.
“My grandma’s two sisters have both died from diabetes,” she said. “They live in …

Granting new hope

10.23.2014 – 10:15 pm |

According to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, one in every four women will experience domestic violence in their lifetime — a reason why October is National Domestic Violence Awareness.
“I had no idea that October …

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