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9 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

Almost half of Idaho law school go on leave

Nearly half of the third-year students at a southwestern Idaho law school are taking temporary leave after the university's request for accreditation was delayed, according to a school spokeswoman.


Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Spokesman-Review

Moscow #8 USA College Town For '14

Moscow, home of the University of Idaho, has been selected as one of the Top 10 college towns for 2014 for the USA by Livability.


Related Topix: Moscow, ID

Mon Aug 18, 2014

KHQ-TV Spokane

New building to spur research

A new building to be constructed at the University of Idaho is designed to help spark new ideas, according to professor Holly Wichman.


Fri Aug 15, 2014

Minot Daily News

Merlyn A. Brusven

Merlyn Brusven, of Genesee, Idaho, passed peacefully on Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014.


Related Topix: Colorado, Dakota State University, North Dakota State University, Entomology, Science

KLEW-TV Lewiston

UI cuts six degree programs that have relatively few students

The University of Idaho is focusing on the future by making some cuts. At Thursday's Idaho State Board of Education meeting in Pocatello, the university's prioritization plan was approved.


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Boise Weekly

BSPR: Idaho Public Universities Recommending Cuts to Degree Programs

Representatives of Idaho's public colleges and universities told the Idaho State Board of Education Aug. 13 what degree-awarding programs they're willing to cut , Boise State Public Radio reports.


Related Topix: Boise State University, Idaho State University

Thu Aug 14, 2014

The Spokesman-Review

Universities name programs they could cut to save money, re-prioritize

Idaho State University would eliminate its bachelor's degrees in German and French.


Related Topix: Idaho State University

Wed Aug 13, 2014

The Spokesman-Review

New UI law scholarship endowed in honor of Wasden for anti-tobacco work

The American Legacy Foundation, a national anti-smoking group founded as part of a nationwide tobacco settlement, has donated $350,000 to the University of Idaho to establish a scholarship program at the College of Law in honor of Idaho Attorney General Lawrence Wasden.


Related Topix: Smoking, Medicine, Health

Customer Interaction Solutions

OPINION: Gamble your future on Idaho - if you dare [Lewiston Tribune, Idaho :: ]

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Aug. 13--To any and all doctors, engineers, professional people and high-tech experts: Please consider coming to Idaho.


Related Topix: us Travel, Travel, Computers, Mississippi, Idaho State University, Opinion

Jackson Hole Radio

Jackson Firefighters Hold Fire Safety Workshop

Jackson Hole firefighters hosted a community fire safety workshop last night at the Old Wilson Schoolhouse Community Center.


Tue Aug 12, 2014

KLEW-TV Lewiston

The U of I hosts Fulbright Program bringing international students to campus

The University of Idaho is one of only nine universities chosen to host some of the top graduate students in the world.


The Oregonian

Concordia's law school in Boise put on hold by American Bar Association

The American Bar Association has delayed making a decision about a southwest Idaho law school's application for accreditation, a step needed before students can take the bar exam.


Mon Aug 11, 2014

University Business

UI-WSU food science school, S. Korea university form food safety center

The joint School of Food Science at Washington State University and University of Idaho is teaming up with Seoul National University in Korea to create a Center for Applied Food Safety and Processing.


Related Topix: Washington State University, South Korea, World News

Thu Aug 07, 2014

My Mother Lode

New Forest Supervisor Picked

Jeanne Higgins is currently a Deputy Regional Forester in Albuquerque, New Mexico.


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The Daily Townsman

Growing golf at home

Kimberley Golf Club director of golf Tom Vold is on a mission to ensure the game of golf grows strong.


Tue Aug 05, 2014

The Spokesman-Review

Are You Ready For Some Football?

University of Idaho quarterbacks Chad Chalich , Matt Linehan and Jake Luton run through drills during the first day of practice outside the Kibbie Dome in Moscow, on Monday.


The Spokesman-Review

UI, WSU Do Poorly In Forbes List

Washington State University and the University of Idaho were ranked among the worst colleges in their respective states on the Forbes' 2014 list of best colleges nationwide - behind institutions such as Brigham Young University-Idaho and Whitman College.


Related Topix: Washington State University, Brigham Young University-Idaho, Whitman College, University of Washington, Boise State University

Wed Jul 30, 2014


Entomological Society of America recognizes 2014 fellows

The Governing Board of the Entomological Society of America has elected ten new Fellows of the Society for 2014.


Related Topix: Entomology, Science, Travel, Puerto Rico Travel, Caribbean Travel, Agriculture, World News, Puerto Rico, UC Davis

Mon Jul 28, 2014


Apple turns its attention to books and radio with BookLamp, Swell buys

BookLamp was initially a University of Idaho project, started by a student that went on to become its CEO, Aaron Stanton.


Sat Jul 26, 2014


Apple acquires BookLamp, which was once a great book recommendation site

Apple has acquired BookLamp, the Boise, Idaho-based startup that aimed to provide better book recommendations based on thousands of elements of a book's text.


Related Topix: Boise, ID