Dressing up dining — Student Life 09.05.2017

Dining has a new name and a new look this year at the University of Idaho thanks to a $2 million investment from Sodexo. “Sodexo, in putting up the capital, they’ve shown us they’re a good business partner,” Assistant Vice President of Auxiliary Services Alan Coker said. “Everyone’s got skin in the game.”

Newcomer notions — Dispelling misconceived ideas about freshman year 08.17.2017

For incoming freshmen, the beginning of the school year can be a worrisome time. Expectations of what an authentic college experience looks like don’t always match the reality and can often contribute a lot of stress to an otherwise intensely formative time. The roommate When I registered to attend UI my first year my biggest worry […]

Opening doors, Vandal or otherwise — UI employs several programs to increase university, overall state postsecondary enrollment 07.19.2017

Idaho high school students are currently one of the least likely demographics to pursue a college education, the United States Department of Education reports, creating a low postsecondary enrollment across the state. The University of Idaho is not only working to augment its own enrollment, but that of that entire state, in an effort to […]

News briefs — 7.5.17 07.05.2017

Moscow Food Co-op comes to campus In fall 2016, the Moscow Food Co-op announced a location for a University of Idaho based co-op. The downtown natural and local grocery store has set plans to begin a satellite store within the UI Campus Christian Center, of which the co-op calls The Center.