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Dollars for diversity

09.25.2014 – 10:32 pm |

UI awarded grant to support Native American grad STEM students
The University of Idaho College of Graduate Studies has been awarded nearly $600,000 to support the recruitment of American Indian and Alaskan Native graduate students in …

On to the Bar — Graduating Law student reflects on his time at UI

05.08.2014 – 9:03 pm |

For third-year University of Idaho law student, Austin Beaumont, the idea of being involved in something that truly appeals to him is the reason he applied to UI Law.

BPA exposure affects fetal heart — Monkeys used in UI study of BPA testing

04.28.2014 – 9:40 pm |

A University of Idaho researcher reported bisphenol A or BPA, induced changes in the fetal heart development of rhesus monkeys.

Waters of the West — Two University of Idaho students win Avista scholarship for research

02.10.2014 – 10:20 pm |

Two University of Idaho students have been selected for the 2014 Avista-Waters of the West Scholarship, an interdisciplinary scholarship program funded by Avista Utilities and offered through the UI Environmental Science and Water Resource Programs.

The science of Shreeve

01.30.2014 – 9:51 pm |

Hired in 1961, Jean’ne Shreeve, university distinguished professor and research faculty in the Department of Chemistry, has worked at University of Idaho longer than any other faculty member. 

UI professor rocks geology world

01.29.2014 – 10:18 pm |

Dennis Geist, University of Idaho geology professor since 1990, has been working in the Galapagos Islands for the entirety of his 30-year career. 

Beetle-killed biofuel to innovation – University of Idaho researchers and their partners seek to create renewable biofuel from beetle-killed trees

11.14.2013 – 9:59 pm |

Efforts to discover and utilize renewable energy have been increasing in the last few years, creating opportunities around the nation, said Jay O’Laughlin, professor in the College of Natural Resources. 

Expanding research opportunities — IRIC aims to create an integrated research laboratory, provide space

10.17.2013 – 10:39 pm |

Students, staff and professors got a first look at architecture and design plans for the new Integrated Research Innovation Center at an open house design forum, Wednesday. 

GPSA President Kate Cobb begins her second term

09.09.2013 – 10:35 pm |

The beginning of a new school year brought responsibilities for Kate Cobb, the president of the Graduate & Professional Student Association. 

Graduates’ government

09.09.2013 – 10:33 pm |

Unlike ASUI, many students may never hear about Graduate & Professional Student Association — GPSA. 

Summer in the lab — Summer research programs allowed students to focus full time on research

09.09.2013 – 9:38 pm |

A line of nerve cells pop with color as John Nuhn, a psychology student, studies a small sliver of mice retina while darkness engulfs him. 

Bringing science to the public—‘Science on Tap’ provides discussion for sports-related science

04.15.2013 – 10:21 pm |

The science behind sports-related concussions will be discussed at “Science on Tap” April 16at the Moose Lodge.

Ice melt leads to new research

02.28.2013 – 9:36 pm |

For the past three years Von P. Walden has been part of a team conducting research in the ice covered country of Greenland. Walden and his team are trying to find a correlation between clouds …

Cloud-based computing — New program provides university software to students

02.25.2013 – 9:52 pm |

The University of Idaho Information Technology Services Help Desk, along with Student Computing Services, now offers a software hosting service called VLab to UI students.

Taking a hike

01.10.2013 – 8:14 pm |

Grad students, professors team up to tackle remote climate research with mules, tree harnesses and new sensor network

UI library catalogues Vandal alumni’s work

09.06.2012 – 9:19 pm |

The library’s new theses and dissertations database catalogues work done by Vandal alumni.

$50 million integrated research facility proposed

08.30.2012 – 9:44 pm |

On the way to the Idaho Commons on Line Street a new sign can be seen that states, “Site of Proposed Building” with the name “Integrated Research and Innovation Center” written on it, along with …

Two students earn fuel cycle research awards

08.16.2012 – 10:06 pm |

Two University of Idaho students won awards in the U.S. Department of Energy’s 2012 Innovations in Fuel Cycle Research competition.

Space discoveries from Idaho

04.26.2012 – 9:59 pm |

University of Idaho graduate student Alex Patthoff and his wife went looking for a new direction — and they found one in Moscow.
Patthoff, who studies geological studies, has spent his time at UI with professor …

Galactic guppies

04.23.2012 – 9:45 pm |

Twenty-five University of Idaho undergraduate students  shoot experimental capsules 90,000 feet into the atmosphere each semester — no big deal. But the student-led class broke ground this semester with its plan for a live payload. 

Boise-based engineering company teams up with UI seniors for practical experience

01.27.2012 – 9:19 pm |

Hands-on, real world experience is invaluable to an engineering student according to Matt Doyle, marketing and communications manager for Boise-based engineering company iO DuPont, Inc.
A team of four University of Idaho engineering senior design students …

Director sees future in collaboration

11.01.2011 – 6:29 pm |

Jan Boll is a man with a vision of greater interdisciplinary collaboration within University of Idaho faculty and a passion for his students. These qualities named Boll director of Environmental Science, Water Resources and Professional …

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