Articles in Diversity
Within the University of Idaho, there are many student organizations that celebrate diversity found on college campuses. One such entity is the National Society for Black Engineers (NSBE).
After four years as a cast member for “The Vagina Monologues,” non-traditional student Kelli Foutch said she wanted to explore other ways to be involved with the production.
Getting technical for education — Students in Engineers Without Borders work to bring drinking water, irrigation to Bolivian village
Members of the University of Idaho Engineers Without Borders raised about $600 toward their work on developing clean water access in a Bolivian village during their Wednesday donut sale fundraiser.
Don’t be offended if a friend or colleague chooses not to speak to you today.
Gamma Alpha Omega is one of only six multicultural Greek houses at the University of Idaho, and according to its members it’s not a typical sorority.
“We’re not cookie-cutters,” said Leticia Garcia, a freshman who joined …
Friendship Families, offered through the University of Idaho International Programs Office, hosted its annual Welcome Reception on Tuesday for international students to mingle with local families and other students on campus.
“We have so much to …
The Moscow Farmers Market Commission presented their policy recommendations and goals for the coming year to the Moscow City Council Feb. 3, but not before a discrepancy appeared between the two groups.
Theta Xi Fraternity came to campus earlier this year to open a chapter at University of Idaho.
“Add the Words” supporters have been fighting for equal protection for eight years, and many are optimistic this is the year an equality clause for members of Idaho’s LGBT community will be passed. But the …
His grandfather was a bronc buster, his grandmother was a schoolteacher and he was the first person of color to be mayor in the entire state of Idaho.
From one side of the world to Moscow, Ruben Tsarukyan has seen and done much in his 18 years of life.
SHPE offers support to engineerimg students
The Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers — a student organization at the University of Idaho — has spent the past six years encouraging Hispanic students in engineering fields to …
Lobna Abdel-Rahim is a junior at the University of Idaho, and when she isn’t working on schoolwork, she enjoys hanging out with friends and going out as much as any other student at UI. She …
University of Idaho student Rebecca Beesley didn’t lose hope when she was turned away at the Moscow Department of Motor Vehicles for wanting to wear her religious head covering in her driver’s license photo.
Maria Hinojosa visited the Idaho campus last Wednesday. She spoke to students about the importance of diversity and Latino Heritage Month. After the talk, the floor was opened up to a question and answer session …
Morris Dees, co-founder and chief trial counsel for the Southern Poverty Law Center, was not always aware of the racial issues that have plagued the United States. Dees grew up on a cotton farm in …
The Gritman Medical Foundation is preparing to host its second annual Colors of Hope Fun Run to raise money for the Light A Candle program.
The drive from Moscow to Boise can be long, boring and at one point may involve getting stuck behind a truck or two. Biking the road from Moscow to Boise however, is an entirely different …
UI Law School bridges culture gap – Idaho law school courtroom first non-ivy league university to host Navajo Nation Supreme Court for oral argument
The University of Idaho Law School became the first non-ivy league university to host the Navajo Nation Supreme Court March 21.
Students and community members alike had a literal taste of India and a glimpse of traditional dance during the annual India Night event Sunday in the University of Idaho Student Union Building ballroom.
Tuxtinmepu means “Where the deer goes to lose its spots” in the Nez Perce language, Niimiipuutímt, and true to Pow Wow tradition, it is a celebration of culture and life.
The University of Idaho Native American …
Glen Galinda said regardless of color on the outside, everyone needs blood on the inside to survive.
Eight years, eight films, one drink, lots of food, $10 — this year’s LUNAFEST film festival had something for everybody.
While few would argue the necessity to protect civil rights, some would suggest civil homosexual unions weren’t a matter of rights, but morality. Two conservative Christians will explore the impact and value of homosexual marriage …
Taste of Nepal celebrated it’s 12th year Saturday with around 350 people in attendance. The event provided attendees the opportunity to learn more about Nepal through music and dance performances, presentations and a Nepali dinner.