The dancer leaned to the side and slowly arched her arm away, fingers fixed in an ancient symbol. She smiled at her audience and stomped to the growing intensity of the music. She was one of many dancers who performed at India Night 2017 in the Bruce Pitman Center Saturday evening.
Moms can drink and paint with their children at the Mimosas & Masterpieces Brunch Saturday and Sunday. At this Wild at Art Moms’ Weekend event, participants will get wine, mimosas or non-alcoholic drinks, as well as snacks, painting supplies and instruction, said Mark Maclaughlin, the operator and owner of Wild at Art. During the […]
Otis Kyechee would sign up for every event on campus. He’d attend musicals. He’d order whatever suited his fancy. A Cherokee Indian from Snakenavel, Utah, his indistinct glasses didn’t stop his long, slender face from standing out among his Delta Tau Delta fraternity brothers, all of whom wore bowties for their 1967 class pictures […]
As the sound of the drums beat on, reverberating from one wall of the Kibbie Dome to the next, Native Americans from all over the Northwest and Canada joined together in honor of their native culture and traditions. The smell of fresh fry bread filled the air as the dancers swung their bodies in elegant […]
For 70 years, the University of Idaho Borah Symposium has worked to promote the continuation of Idaho Sen. William Borah’s vision for peace through a variety of on-campus events that seek to promote critical dialogue about the surrounding world. Each symposium is sponsored by the UI Martin Institute’s William Edgar Borah Outlawry of War Foundation […]
As a college student, it can be pretty difficult to not constantly think about money. Let’s be honest, a large part of college revolves around money. It is stressful and taxing to continuously worry about finances — borrowing money, spending money, making money. For college students, finances involve paying for tuition, rent and groceries, but it also means […]
The University of Idaho athletics program is stuck between a rock and a hard place. Its 2017 budget is running at a deficit of approximately $1 million, and at some point UI will have to make ends meet.
This spring, horn musicians will congregate at the University of Idaho to celebrate a shared passion for brass tradition. This symposium is put on by the International Horn Society for the members in the Northwest region and is hosted by various schools affiliated with the society.
March 7 Elm Street, Delta Gamma, 2:17 p.m. Someone got a phishing call from someone claiming to be with the IRS, who told her that she would be arrested if she didn’t provide her social security number and payment information. March 8 West Pullman Road, Best Western Inn, 1:02 a.m. A man was […]
Lisa Nikssarian, a senior in the dance program at the University of Idaho, transferred from California and has since advanced her knowledge and passion for dance in Moscow. Nikssarian said she has been dancing since she was four years old and it has been something she has always loved. She chose to come to the […]
Disabilities Support Services (DSS) will be moved into the first floor and basement level of the Bruce Pitman Center by the fall semester as part of an initiative geared toward student success. Vice President for Infrastructure Dan Ewart said the office portion of DSS will take up the space the old Jazz Festival Office […]
I hate most anything that revolves around science and math. In grade school, math and science classes were always my weakest subjects — they just never clicked. Before coming to college, I made sure to take any sort of STEM class for university credit. So, in my two years at the University of Idaho, I have […]
In the Pacific Northwest, it’s safe to assume snow will fall a few times between November and February every year. It’s a fact of life. It’s why most residents have all-season tires and keep snow scrapers in their cars. However, it seems that snow and inclement weather always catch large institutions off guard. It’s almost […]
From adjusting to the unique culture to losing her luggage, nothing brought Willow Vero down while she studied abroad in Austria. It wasn’t just the Kebap sandwiches or the cobblestone streets that made Vero’s experience studying abroad so special, but the historical culture and the stories she created while she was there. “It was an […]
The new vice provost for strategic enrollment management Dean Kahler discussed the need to target increased enrollment and efforts on retention for the upcoming year at Tuesday’s Faculty Senate meeting. In addition to discussing his goals for the year, Kahler’s presentation gave Faculty Senate an opportunity to get acquainted with him, given Kahler’s recent start […]
The University of Idaho campus is closed today, Jan. 18, with all classes canceled due to poor weather conditions that threaten the safety of university students, faculty and staff. Jodi Walker, with UI Communications, said the freezing rain Moscow received last night developed ice on the roads and sidewalks, which put individuals on campus in […]
By now, most of the Argonaut’s readerships has heard — the University of Idaho’s student-run newspaper has officially made the transition to a once-a-week publication. Will this mean less coverage of UI news and events? No. Will this mean fewer training opportunities for student journalists working at Student Media? No. Will this mean Student Media […]
In the start of the year, I was lucky enough to travel to Iceland for a week and mark another country off my list. On the plane ride home, I sat staring at the sun setting over the Olympic Mountains. The same mountains I marked my arm with in black ink, letting me know that […]
The University of Idaho recognized late mathematics professor Paul Joyce Tuesday night with the unveiling of the Paul J. Joyce, Ph.D. Faculty and Staff Lounge in Brink Hall. About 60 people attended the event, which honored Joyce’s contributions to the university during his time as the dean of the College of Science. “Paul’s vision for […]
When a student walks into University of Idaho Honors Program Director Alton Campbell’s office, they are greeted with a joyous, southern “hello” and offered tea from a selection he keeps stocked near an electric kettle.
Christmas is known to some as the happiest time of the year. Streets are filled with Christmas lights and music that fills people with joy. But for one University of Idaho student, the holiday does not bring much merriment.
While the holidays are usually a time for sugar cookies, hot chocolate and curling up next to a fire, many faculty and staff at the University of Idaho use the season to get moving and stay active.
As a self-described introvert and two-time graduate of the University of Idaho, Commencement Coordinator Lisa Belles said while both fall and spring commencement have their merits, she prefers fall commencement.
Silas Harper Bray has changed significantly over the last few years. The change is apparent in the contrast between two different paintings they’ve done. One took 40 hours of painstaking attention and intention, while the other was an improvised work with more freedom to become anything.