Matthew Skeate can recall his earliest memories of picking up his first books and learning to read. That feeling, he said, was magical. Now, the vice president of the University of Idaho Sigma Tau Delta aims to help provide that feeling for other young readers with the help of the First Book program and […]
The American school system, specifically concerning grades from kindergarten to 12th grade, seems to provide an inadequate education for the population. Sam Chaltain, a national educator, said, ““At an ideal school, adults understand that their mission is to help children grow not just cognitively, but also socially, emotionally, linguistically, ethically, and physically. We can’t […]
I’m a woman, a sophomore in college and preparing for a career in the journalism field — I have just now been exposed to what feminism really is. Before my eye-opening philosophy class, I was screened from the gender problems that have been going on for years. Here are the views from a newfound […]
The University of Idaho is comprised of many students, faculty and staff with stories to tell, and President Chuck Staben said those stories are important to the success of the university. “Let’s tell our story to Idaho and the world,” Staben said. “Our progress has been, and will continue to be, a university-wide effort.”
With the unofficial cumulative results in — and 19 of 19 precincts counted — incumbent Bill Lambert received 60.08 percent of Moscow’s mayoral vote, or 2,707 votes. Linda Pall received 39.92 percent of the vote, or 1,799 votes. Moscow City Council Two-Year Position — Anne Zabala – 55.16 percent John Weber – 44.84 percent […]
With absentee ballots counted, Bill Lambert has received 55 percent of Moscow’s mayoral vote. The rest of Moscow’s precincts are still being filled. Lambert ran against mayoral candidate Linda Pall. In addition to the mayor position, four city council seats will also be filled. The Argonaut will continue update election results as […]
When young adults come to college, a different and uncharted world opens up to them. Coming to college is a step toward complete independence. Most importantly, it is the start of a new adventure in adulthood. With that adulthood status comes more responsibilities. This does not mean just getting to that 9 a.m. lecture on […]
EDM artist Vanic performed for hundreds of Vandals and community members at 11 p.m. Nov. 3, as part of Vandal Entertainment’s yearly EDM concert series.
According to a University of New Mexico news release, the UNM board of regents unanimously selected Garnett S. Stokes as its 22nd president. It was announced in early October that University of Idaho President Chuck Staben was interviewing for the position. Staben visited UNM for an interview Oct. 17 and was one of five finalists […]
The University of Idaho Faculty Senate voted to approve the Annual Evaluation Form and Policy during Tuesday’s meeting, which was presented to them by Marty Ytreberg from Faculty Affairs Oct. 24. There was some opposition the form itself and polices within the forms.
The future of Moscow is up to you on Nov. 7. City elections in Moscow will choose a Mayor, three City Council members who will have four-year terms and one Council member who will have a two-year term.
There are certain weeks in a student’s experience that are inherently “college” — weeks such as Homecoming Week, Dead Week and “Halloweek.” From Labor Day to Thanksgiving, breaks and days spent away from the classroom are few and far between.
A University of Idaho female student has filed a report against UI alleging the university failed to provide proper accommodations, after filing a formal complaint claiming she was sexually assaulted by another student in February 2016, according to a Lewiston Tribune article published Thursday. In federal court, the female student alleged that UI investigated the […]
Waking up at 7 a.m., five days a week, on top of three or more classes a day can be a drag. At least a student can look forward to some free time in the afternoon, right? Well, there are meetings, study groups and countless events to attend around campus. Being in college can take […]
It seems that dark times arise in the United States often. The city of Las Vegas was encompassed with sadness in yet another gun-related incident in early October. With what seems like so many tragedies, it can be difficult to think and reflect on a topic that is so divisive.
There are many different definitions for being an adult. Many of these definitions do so differently. By the following variations of characteristics, there are different ages and qualities for someone to be considered an adult: literally, legally, psychologically and biologically.
Bob Inglis has been challenging non-climate change believers since 2004 with one major principle — conservatism.
The athletic sphere has shared headlines with the most political pieces of news this year. So, it was no surprise when Jemele Hill, co-host of a popular evening “SportsCenter” program jumped onto the scene. On Sept. 11 Hill tweeted “Donald Trump is a white supremacist who has largely surrounded himself w/ other white supremacists.” And, […]
Last week, the ASUI Senate passed a resolution supporting the allowance of transgender and non-binary students to use their identified names on student accounts, transcripts and diplomas. Though not explicitly written in the resolution, the ASUI Senate supports this opportunity to use identified names will be open to all students. It was not phrased that […]
Margaret Witt’s battle plan changed many times during her 20-year career in the military. Her mission though, has stayed the same — advocate for those who do not have the platform to fight for themselves. “My mission is to speak for those who are in a very similar position that I was in, when you’re in […]
According to a University of Idaho University Communications and Marketing memo, an announcement was released by the University of New Mexico that President Chuck Staben is a finalist for the president’s position there. Idaho Public Radio tweeted Staben is one of the five finalists for the position and will visit UNM Oct. 17. According to […]
It is that time of the year again — internship and job hunt season.
The cooler weather, the falling leaves and the switch from iced coffee to hot tea makes many people think of the fall season. But, for most college students, these seasonal qualities mean one very festive thing — Homecoming Week.
Phones across America flashed with updates regarding a horrific mass shooting in Las Vegas, Sunday night. For just a split second, as everyone simultaneously clicked on that report, people around the country and the world found an unexpected piece of news, but not something entirely shocking. Concealed on the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay […]
The Read Out! Against Banned Books Week began Monday, giving University of Idaho faculty, staff and students a chance to listen to excerpts from a selection of classic and controversial pieces of literature. Hosted by the College of Education Services department along with the Library Curriculum Center, the week-long event is in its second year […]