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Faculty and Staff News

Register Items for Jan. 2 Due Thursday

The Daily Register will only publish once this week. There will be no Register the week of Christmas. Submissions for the Jan. 2, 2018, Register are due by 5 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 21. The My UI student newsletter will resume on Monday, Jan. 8, with submissions due by noon Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018. Read more.
 

VandalStore Staff & Faculty Sale and Holiday Hours

Calling all staff and faculty! Finish your holiday shopping at the VandalStore on Tuesday, Dec. 19, with 30 percent off Vandal gear storewide. If you're not in Moscow or Boise,  WINTERSTAFF17. The VandalStore is open through Christmas Eve. 
 

Common Read Nominations Open Until Jan. 2

The Common Read Committee has extended the deadline for nominations for a book to be the centerpiece of the 2018-19 Common Read program. The new deadline is 5 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2018. Nominations should be sent to [email protected]Read more.
 

MFA Hardware Tokens Available

Multifactor Authentication (MFA) tokens have arrived and will be distributed to employees, departments and units who have requested them. As a reminder, all employees are required to enroll in Duo, U of I's MFA security software application, by Jan. 17, 2018. Read more.
 

Save the Date: U of I Hosts NCPS Conference in July

The University of Idaho invites all employees to save the date for the fourth annual Conference of the Northwest Coalition of Professional Staff in Higher Education, which will be held July 18-20, 2018, on the Moscow campus. The theme for the 2018 conference theme is IMPACT: Idaho: Mindful Professionals Advocating for Communication and Teamwork. Read more.
 

Bring Canned Food for Free Admission to the Student Rec Center

Bring three cans of food to the Student Recreation Center and get in free over winter break. The canned food drive runs Dec. 16-Jan. 9. Free admission includes the SRC, wellness classes and Climbing Center. The basics clinic and equipment is not included. Canned soup, meals (i.e. chili, meat raviolis, stews) peanut butter and canned meats (i.e. tuna, chicken) will be accepted. Ramen or instant noodles will not be accepted. Visit the SRC website for building hours and class schedules during break.
 

Unplug Heaters and Appliances Before Break

Employees who have a space heater or other portable appliance (e.g. coffee makers) in your office space, please remember to unplug it before leaving for the winter break — a fire prevention message from your friends in U of I Facilities, Environmental Health and Safety and Public Safety and Security.
 

Walkers and Bikers Urged to Use Caution on Winter Sidewalks

Anyone who has tried to cross campus during a class change knows how busy the university walkways and streets can be. It is important to be aware of those around you for smooth sidewalk flow and to keep everyone safe. Please keep in mind these quick tips this winter. 
 

Nominate a Staff Member for the McBride Prize

The Staff Awards Committee wants to highlight the McBride Prize as an award presented at the Staff Awards Ceremony. Last year, there were no valid nominations for this prestigious award. The McBride Prize is given to a staff member in the Non-Faculty Exempt category who emulates the example set forth by retired staff member Larry McBride during his nearly 20 years of distinguished service to the university. Read more.
 

University-Wide Policy Changes July 2016-July 2017

A list of new/amended university-wide policies, those in the Administrative Procedures Manual or Faculty-Staff Handbook, covering the period July 1, 2016-July 1, 2017 can be viewed . Each policy is linked to a redline showing changes or new policy, as noted. Policies that arrive in the Policy Coordinator’s Office are assigned a university policy number (UP#) for  purposes by fiscal year and published annually. 

This Week's Events


Events are held in Moscow unless otherwise noted.

• Benefits Orientation: 8:30 a.m. Monday, HR Conference Room
•  11 a.m. Tuesday, Room 045, Pitman Center
•  2 p.m. Tuesday, IRIC 321
• Freshstart Tobacco Cessation Course: Noon Thursday, Student Health Center
•  5 p.m. Mountain time, Boise
• 7:30 p.m. Mountain time, Boise

U of I is closed Dec. 22, 25 and 29, and closed to the public Dec. 26-28.

Get more events at divinedestinations.info/events, or subscribe to the weekly events newsletter, This Week at UI.

News Releases

Jacob Sannon Named to Football Academic All-America First Team

University of Idaho senior wide receiver Jacob Sannon was named to the 2017 CoSIDA Football Academic All-America First Team, the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) announced Thursday. Sannon is the fifth Vandal football student-athlete to earn Academic All-America distinction since the award’s inception in 1952, and Idaho’s second first-team honoree. Read more.

Job Opportunities

  • Financial Aid
  • Independent Study
  • U of I Foundation
  • Strategic Enrollment Management
  • Center on Disabilities and Human Development, Twin Falls
  • Facilities
  • Facilities
For a complete listing of career opportunities available at the University of Idaho, click here.
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Next Week's Register Items Due Today

During the winter recess, University Communications and Marketing will move to its academic break newsletter schedule, with The Daily Register being delivered on Mondays and the My UI and This Week at UI newsletters suspended. The deadline for Register items for the week of Dec. 18-22 is noon today, Dec. 15. The My UI student newsletter will resume on Monday, Jan. 8, with submissions due by noon Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018. Read more.
 

Staff Awards Ceremony Nominations Now Open

The Staff Awards Committee invites nominations for staff who have shown exemplary dedication and have gone above and beyond their normal job duties at the University of Idaho. The nominations are now open and they will remain open until Feb. 9, 2018. The seven nomination categories are as follows: Senior Leadership, Non-Faculty Exempt, Technical/Paraprofessional, Service/Maintenance, Skilled Trades, Administrative Assistance and a Team Award. If you are unsure of the category for the nominee, please submit a nomination regardless; the committee will review and ensure they are placed in the correct category. Read more.
 

Bring Canned Food for Free Admission to the Student Rec Center

Bring three cans of food to the Student Recreation Center and get in free over winter break. The canned food drive runs Dec. 16-Jan. 9. Free admission includes the SRC, wellness classes and Climbing Center. The basics clinic and equipment is not included. Canned soup, meals (i.e. chili, meat raviolis, stews) peanut butter and canned meats (i.e. tuna, chicken) will be accepted. Ramen or instant noodles will not be accepted. Visit the SRC website for building hours and class schedules during break.
 

Records Center Winter Break Schedule

The University of Idaho Records Center in the Office of Records Management will be closed during the U of I winter break from Dec. 18, 2017, to Jan. 9, 2018. Records Center employees will be responding to questions via email at [email protected]. Starting spring semester, Records Center assistance and access will be by appointment only. To make an appointment, please email [email protected]. The Records Center is located in the basement of the Bruce M. Pitman Center, Moscow.
 

Winter Break Parking Enforcement for Dec. 18-Jan. 9

Parking and Transportation Services would like to remind the campus community about parking enforcement regulations during winter break, Dec. 18, 2017, through Jan. 9, 2018. See the regulations.

This Week's Events


Events are held in Moscow unless otherwise noted.

• UIRA Holiday Social: 10 a.m. to noon Friday, Starbucks, VandalStore
•  11 a.m. Friday, Room 045, Pitman Center
• 5 p.m. Friday, Cowan Spectrum
•  7 p.m. Friday, Cowan Spectrum
• Vandal Night at Winter Garden aGlow: 6-8 p.m. Mountain time Sunday, Idaho Botanical Garden, Boise

Get more events at divinedestinations.info/events, or subscribe to the weekly events newsletter, This Week at UI.

News Releases

U of I Architecture Students Take Honors in “Best Use of Idaho Wood” Design Contest

Three University of Idaho architecture students were awarded top honors in the sixth annual “Best Use of Idaho Wood” competition earlier this month. The contest, sponsored by the Idaho Forest Products Commission (IFPC) and the American Institute of Architecture (AIA) Idaho Chapter, encourages the innovative use of Idaho wood in architectural design. “This collaboration creates a dialogue between the people who provide Idaho wood products and the people who use them,” said Betty Munis, IFPC director. “It is a great opportunity for architect students to consider their perspectives on using wood in design.” Read more.

U of I in the News

Moscow Woman's Sci-Fi Collection Becomes U of I's Treasure

Longtime Moscow resident and science fiction enthusiast Victoria Mitchell had spent decades collecting sci-fi-themed books, art, costumes and documents over the course of her career. A member of the Palouse Empire Science Fiction Association and a founding member of Moscow's annual science fiction convention, MosCon, Mitchell spent a large portion of her life absorbed in the world of sci-fi culture before she died in April at the age of 62. Now, her memory will live on in the University of Idaho Library's Special Collections and Archives, as staff and students spend the next few months sorting through at least 325 boxes and a collection of approximately 5,000 sci-fi books to be displayed in the years to come. Read more.

Kudos & Acknowledgements



Pallen Photo Wins National Iconic Images of the Year Award

Congratulations to University of Idaho photographer Joe Pallen, whose image of frozen microbes stored for NASA in the University of Idaho Food Science Building was selected among the  by Libris. Libris by PhotoShelter, which helps organizations of all sizes organize and share their photos and videos, selected 17 images that capture some of the most memorable moments of 2017. Other winners included images of the eclipse, Women’s March, sporting events and everyday life. Read more.

Job Opportunities

  • Financial Aid
  • Independent Study
  • U of I Foundation
  • Strategic Enrollment Management
  • Center on Disabilities and Human Development, Twin Falls
  • Facilities
  • Facilities
For a complete listing of career opportunities available at the University of Idaho, click here.
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Faculty and Staff News

Next Week's Register Items Due Friday

During the winter recess, University Communications and Marketing will move to its academic break newsletter schedule, with The Daily Register being delivered on Mondays and the My UI and This Week at UI newsletters suspended. The deadline for Register items for the week of Dec. 18-22 is noon Friday, Dec. 15. The My UI student newsletter will resume on Monday, Jan. 8, with submissions due by noon Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018. Read more.
 

JAMM Researcher Collecting Stories for #MeToo Project

Denise Bennett, assistant professor of journalism and mass media, invites participants to share their #MeToo stories for a short documentary about local women's issues to screen at the U of I Women's Center's annual LunaFest Women's Film Festival. Please call 111-310-0334 or email [email protected] to schedule a video interview if you are interested.
 

Records Center Winter Break Schedule

The University of Idaho Records Center in the Office of Records Management will be closed during the U of I winter break from Dec. 18, 2017, to Jan. 9, 2018. Records Center employees will be responding to questions via email at [email protected]. Starting spring semester, Records Center assistance and access will be by appointment only. To make an appointment, please email [email protected]. The Records Center is located in the basement of the Bruce M. Pitman Center, Moscow.
 

Virtual Conference Comes to U of I in February

The Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning  and Distance & Extended Education invite all faculty and staff to participate in the ninth annual Virtual Conference: Transforming the Teaching & Learning Environment, Feb. 12-23, 2018. Hosted by the University of Idaho, this national online conference features 60 interactive sessions (six sessions per day), all delivered totally online via Zoom. All sessions will be recorded and become part of our  which includes almost 400 hundred sessions from prior conferences. Read more.
 

Winter Break Parking Enforcement for Dec. 18-Jan. 9

Parking and Transportation Services would like to remind the campus community about parking enforcement regulations during winter break, Dec. 18, 2017, through Jan. 9, 2018. See the regulations.

This Week's Events


Events are held in Moscow unless otherwise noted.

• 11 a.m. Thursday, Room 045, Pitman Center
• WSU & U of I Advisors Info Session on Law School: Noon Thursday, LAW 108
• QPR: Question, Persuade, Refer: 2:30 p.m. Thursday, Horizon Room, Commons
• UIRA Holiday Social: 10 a.m. to noon Friday, Starbucks, VandalStore
•  11 a.m. Friday, Room 045, Pitman Center
• 5 p.m. Friday, Cowan Spectrum
•  7 p.m. Friday, Cowan Spectrum
• Vandal Night at Winter Garden aGlow: 6-8 p.m. Mountain time Sunday, Idaho Botanical Garden, Boise

Get more events at divinedestinations.info/events, or subscribe to the weekly events newsletter, This Week at UI.

News Releases

U of I Library Begins Second Floor Renovation 

The  has kicked off a $700,000 renovation of its second floor to modernize its facility to meet users’ needs and preferences. The floor will remain open to users during the four-month construction period, which will occur in stages to minimize disruptions to the U of I community and its patrons. Read more.
 

Greek Students Self-Impose Moratorium on Alcohol-Related Activities

Greek housing student leadership at the University of Idaho has self-imposed a moratorium on all alcohol-related activities until specific benchmarks, created by student affairs and Greek leaders, are met by each house. The moratorium is not in response to any one incident but instead a response to the growing national crisis surrounding personal violence like hazing and sexual assault, as well as alcohol abuse. Read more.

U of I in the News

Researchers Collaborating on Potentially Important Project

Local researchers are designing a product that could change the nuclear industry. Like many good ideas, it started on a napkin. Executives from Tokyo-based Sakae Casting visited Idaho Falls in 2016 to determine where to open their first U.S. office. They brought a sample of their proprietary product: a thin aluminum plate embedded with a U-shaped cooling tube. Read more.

Kudos & Acknowledgements

Farewell Reception for Natalie Magnus Today

Natalie Magnus, the coordinator for the Center for Volunteerism and Social Action in the Division of Student Affairs, will be leaving the University of Idaho at the end of 2017 to take a position at Western Washington University. Natalie's four years as program coordinator at the Center for Volunteerism and Social Action have been inarguably successful and she has continued to help the center build its admirable legacy of connecting students to communities near and far in meaningful ways. Please join us on Thursday, Dec. 14, to say "farewell" and "thanks" to "Nat" for her service to U of I, the Division of Student Affairs and, of course, our students. We'll meet in the Vandal Student Lounge on the second floor of the Idaho Commons from 3-5 p.m. for refreshments and good company.
 

Praise Continues for Blanchfield's "Proxies"

the latest book from College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences Assistant Professor Brian Blanchfield in the Department of English, continues to gain recognition in the press. In addition to receiving a Whiting Award in Nonfiction and being a finalist for the PEN Center USA 2017 Literary Award, the book was recently named to . Proxies has also been reviewed by , The , The  and London Magazine.

Job Opportunities

  • Financial Aid
  • Independent Study
  • U of I Foundation
  • Strategic Enrollment Management
  • Center on Disabilities and Human Development, Twin Falls
  • Facilities
  • Facilities
  • College of Law Library
For a complete listing of career opportunities available at the University of Idaho, click here.
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Dec. 13, 2017

Faculty and Staff News

Open Forums for Finalists for Director of Research and Faculty Development

Two finalists for the position of director of Research and Faculty Development within the Office of Research and Economic Development will be on campus today, Dec. 13. An open forum will be held from 9:10-10:40 a.m. each day in Morrill Hall, Room 402, in Moscow. Read more.
 

Law School Holds Info Session for Advisors

The College of Law Office of Admissions is hosting an info session on law school for WSU and U of I advisors, faculty and staff at noon Thursday, Dec 14, in Room 108 of the Menard building in Moscow. Topics to be covered include the application process, 3+3 programs for undergrads, the curriculum, academic opportunities, clinics and more.
 

Open Session for IBEST Director Candidate Dec. 13

The Institute for Bioinformatics and Evolutionary Studies (IBEST) is hosting an open session for Barrie Robison, a candidate for the position of IBEST director. The forum is 2 p.m. today, Dec.. 13, in the IRIC Atrium, Moscow. This session is an opportunity to discuss his vision for IBEST, including major challenges he may see and what he would bring to the position in the role of director. IBEST faculty, staff and students are encouraged to attend.
 

Newsletter Holiday Break Schedule and Deadlines

During the winter recess, University Communications and Marketing will move to its academic break newsletter schedule, with The Daily Register being delivered on Mondays and the My UI and This Week at UI newsletters suspended. The My UI student newsletter will resume on Monday, Jan. 8, with submissions due by noon Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018. Read more.

This Week's Events


Events are held in Moscow unless otherwise noted.

• Staff Council Meeting: 9-11 a.m. Wednesday, Paul Joyce Faculty and Staff Lounge
• Chinese Movie Night: 7-9 p.m. Wednesday, Kenworthy Performing Arts Centre
• 11 a.m. Thursday, Room 045, Pitman Center
• WSU & U of I Advisors Info Session on Law School: Noon Thursday, LAW 108
• QPR: Question, Persuade, Refer: 2:30 p.m. Thursday, Horizon Room, Commons
• UIRA Holiday Social: 10 a.m. to noon Friday, Starbucks, VandalStore
•  11 a.m. Friday, Room 045, Pitman Center
• 5 p.m. Friday, Cowan Spectrum
•  7 p.m. Friday, Cowan Spectrum
• Vandal Night at Winter Garden aGlow: 6-8 p.m. Mountain time Sunday, Idaho Botanical Garden, Boise

Get more events at divinedestinations.info/events, or subscribe to the weekly events newsletter, This Week at UI.

Perseverance Pays Off for CALS Student

When Justine Carlson first enrolled in classes at the University of Idaho, she knew that her experience would be different from a typical college student. After all, she was at least four years older than the majority of her classmates and needed to get back into the student mindset.

Then an unexpected pregnancy forced her to step back from her two-year plan of earning a degree in horticulture and urban agriculture. But she didn’t give up. Now the mother of a 2-year-old girl, Carlson is preparing to graduate this December with her bachelor’s degree — and the determination that comes from succeeding against steep odds. Read more.

News Releases

University of Idaho, College of Eastern Idaho Sign Joint Admissions Agreement

Students who enroll at the College of Eastern Idaho will now be able to automatically enroll in the University of Idaho through an agreement brokered between the two schools. A memorandum of agreement for joint admissions and joint enrollment between U of I and CEI will be formally adopted at 6 p.m. Mountain time today, Dec. 13, at the CEI Board of Trustees meeting in Room 6164 on the Idaho Falls campus, 1600 S. 25th St. East. Read more.
 

U of I Researcher Greg Moller Honored by National Academy of Inventors for Water Work

The National Academy of Inventors has elected University of Idaho researcher Greg Moller as a fellow of the academy for his innovative work to clean wastewater in Idaho and worldwide. Moller, a member of the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences faculty since 1990, holds six patents. All of them are licensed by companies that treat wastewater from communities and businesses. Moller also has three patents pending final approval. Read more.

Kudos & Acknowledgements

Farewell Reception for Natalie Magnus Thursday

Natalie Magnus, the coordinator for the Center for Volunteerism and Social Action in the Division of Student Affairs, will be leaving the University of Idaho at the end of 2017 to take a position at Western Washington University. Natalie's four years as program coordinator at the Center for Volunteerism and Social Action have been inarguably successful and she has continued to help the center build its admirable legacy of connecting students to communities near and far in meaningful ways. This year was another successful one for the center as Natalie was named the John Sarvey Administrator of the Year by IMPACT and our Alternative Service Breaks program was named the nation's best by Break Away. In that spirit, please join us on Thursday, Dec. 14, to say "farewell" and "thanks" to "Nat" for her service to U of I, the Division of Student Affairs and, of course, our students. We'll meet in the Vandal Student Lounge on the second floor of the Idaho Commons from 3-5 p.m. for refreshments and good company.

Job Opportunities

  • Independent Study
  • U of I Foundation
  • Strategic Enrollment Management
  • Center on Disabilities and Human Development, Twin Falls
  • Facilities
  • Facilities
  • College of Law Library
For a complete listing of career opportunities available at the University of Idaho, click here.
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Dec. 12, 2017

Faculty and Staff News

Open Forums for Finalists for Director of Research and Faculty Development

Two finalists for the position of director of Research and Faculty Development within the Office of Research and Economic Development will be on campus today and Wednesday, Dec. 12-13. An open forum will be held from 9:10-10:40 a.m. each day in Morrill Hall, Room 402, in Moscow. Read more.
 

WSU and U of I Advisors Info Session on Law School

The College of Law Office of Admissions is hosting an info session on law school for WSU and U of I advisors, faculty and staff at noon Thursday, Dec 14, in Room 108 of the Menard building in Moscow. Topics to be covered include the application process, 3+3 programs for undergrads, the curriculum, academic opportunities, clinics and more.
 

University Budget and Finance Committee Request for Proposals

The University of Idaho Budget and Finance Committee requests proposals for funding requests for 2017-18. As part of the FY2019 and FY2020 budget process, the University Budget and Finance Committee (UBFC) will receive and review requests for permanent funding in excess of $40,000 annually and one-time funding in excess of $100,000. All academic and non-academic departments and units are invited to participate in this process. Capital building project requests should be requested through this submission process also. Additional information and instructions for submitting a proposal can be found on the UBFC website.
 

JAMM Researcher Collecting Stories for #MeToo Project

Denise Bennett, assistant professor of journalism and mass media, invites participants to share their #MeToo stories for a short documentary about local women's issues to screen at the U of I Women's Center's annual LunaFest Women's Film Festival in Moscow. Please call 111-310-0334 or email [email protected] to schedule a video interview if you are interested.
 

Sign Up to Receive Here We Have Idaho Magazine Digitally

The University of Idaho is now offering digital subscriptions for Here We Have Idaho magazine. If you would like to receive a digital copy of the magazine, please sign up for the email edition. An email with article highlights and a link to view the online stories and flip through the digital magazine will be sent to you twice a year.

This Week's Events


Events are held in Moscow unless otherwise noted.

• 11 a.m. Tuesday, Room 045, Pitman Center
• Farewell Reception for Dan Button, Veteran Services Coordinator: 3:30-5 p.m. Tuesday, Overlook Lounge, third floor, Commons
• Staff Council Meeting: 9-11 a.m. Wednesday, Paul Joyce Faculty and Staff Lounge
• Chinese Movie Night: 7-9 p.m. Wednesday, Kenworthy Performing Arts Centre
• 11 a.m. Thursday, Room 045, Pitman Center
• WSU & U of I Advisors Info Session on Law School: Noon Thursday, LAW 108
• QPR: Question, Persuade, Refer: 2:30 p.m. Thursday, Horizon Room, Commons
• UIRA Holiday Social: 10 a.m. to noon Friday, Starbucks, VandalStore
•  11 a.m. Friday, Room 045, Pitman Center
• 5 p.m. Friday, Cowan Spectrum
•  7 p.m. Friday, Cowan Spectrum
• Vandal Night at Winter Garden aGlow: 6-8 p.m. Mountain time Sunday, Idaho Botanical Garden, Boise

Get more events at divinedestinations.info/events, or subscribe to the weekly events newsletter, This Week at UI.

Graduate Finds Adventure with Humanitarian Engineering Corps

It’s hard to pinpoint which adventure has been most influential in Claire Majors’ life.

There’s the earliest ones — starting at age 3 — when she spent five months a year camping with her family in northwestern Montana while their dad, a forester, collected data for a natural resource management company.

Then there’s the childhood cross-country road trips, which Majors’ dad planned so the children could experience the world outside their small hometown of Kamiah. Read more.

U of I in the News

Keeping Her Focus On and Off the Court

Torrin Crawford was a redshirt with a full-ride scholarship, a love for sports and a goal to become an elementary school teacher when she first enrolled at the University of Idaho in 2013. Today, after changing her major, facing an injury and proving her skill as a middle blocker on the U of I volleyball team, the 23-year-old will graduate from the university with a bachelor's degree in exercise science and health and a new goal to go on to nursing school. Read more.

Kudos & Acknowledgements

Grant Harley Featured in Documentary Talk

Grant Harley, assistant professor in the University of Idaho Department of Geography, will speak this week during a screening of the documentary "The Underwater Forest," at the fall meeting of the American Geophysical Union in New Orleans, Louisiana. Read more.


Farewell Reception for Dan Button

Please join us in saying goodbye to Dan Button, who is retiring after more than seven years at the helm of Veteran Services at the University of Idaho. His positive outlook and endless energy will by sorely missed by the student-veterans he served, as well as the faculty and staff he worked so closely with. Wish him well from 3:30-5 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 12, on the third floor of the Idaho Commons, Moscow.

Job Opportunities

  • U of I Foundation
  • Strategic Enrollment Management
  • Center on Disabilities and Human Development, Twin Falls
  • Facilities
  • Facilities
  • College of Law Library
For a complete listing of career opportunities available at the University of Idaho, click here.
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Faculty and Staff News

JAMM Researcher Collecting Stories for #MeToo Project

Denise Bennett, assistant professor of journalism and mass media, invites participants to share their #MeToo stories for a short documentary about local women's issues to screen at the U of I Women's Center's annual LunaFest Women's Film Festival in Moscow. Please call 111-310-0334 or email [email protected] to schedule a video interview if you are interested.
 

Sign Up to Receive Here We Have Idaho Magazine Digitally

The University of Idaho is now offering digital subscriptions for Here We Have Idaho magazine. If you would like to receive a digital copy of the magazine, please sign up for the email edition. An email with article highlights and a link to view the online stories and flip through the digital magazine will be sent to you twice a year.

 

Reminders About Seasonal Footwear

More winter weather days of ice and snow are on the way. With this in mind, Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) offers a few seasonal footwear reminders to keep Vandals mobile and injury-free. Read the tips.
 

Records Center Closed for Winter Break Schedule

The University of Idaho Records Center in the Office of Records Management will be closed during the U of I winter break from Dec. 18, 2017, to Jan. 9, 2018. Records Center employees will be responding to questions via email at [email protected] Starting spring 2018 semester, Records Center assistance and access will be by appointment only. To make an appointment, please email [email protected]. The Records Center is located in the basement of the Bruce M. Pitman Center, Moscow.
 

Campus Mail Holiday Schedule

Campus Mail will observe holiday hours during the upcoming breaks. During winter break, Campus Mail will be closed Dec. 22, 25, 29 and Jan. 1, 2018. It will close at noon Dec. 26-28. Mail and parcels will be sorted and delivered to selected locations. Campus Mail will reopen with a normal schedule on Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2018. Read more.
 

Open Forums for Finalists for Director of Research and Faculty Development

Two finalists for the position of director of Research and Faculty Development within the Office of Research and Economic Development will be on campus Dec. 12-13. An open forum will be held from 9:10-10:40 a.m. each day in Morrill Hall, Room 402, in Moscow. Read more.

This Week's Events


Events are held in Moscow unless otherwise noted.

• 11 a.m. Tuesday, Room 045, Pitman Center
• Farewell Reception for Dan Button, Veteran Services Coordinator: 3:30-5 p.m. Tuesday, Overlook Lounge, third floor, Commons
• Staff Council Meeting: 9-11 a.m. Wednesday, Paul Joyce Faculty and Staff Lounge
• Chinese Movie Night: 7-9 p.m. Wednesday, Kenworthy Performing Arts Centre
• 11 a.m. Thursday, Room 045, Pitman Center
• WSU & UI Advisors Info Session on Law School: Noon, LAW 108
• QPR: Question, Persuade, Refer: 2:30 p.m. Thursday, Horizon Room, Commons
• UIRA Holiday Social: 10 a.m. to noon Friday, Starbucks, VandalStore
•  11 a.m. Friday, Room 045, Pitman Center
• 5 p.m. Friday, Cowan Spectrum
•  7 p.m. Friday, Cowan Spectrum
 • Vandal Night at Winter Garden aGlow: 6-8 p.m. Mountain time Sunday, Idaho Botanical Garden, Boise

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News Releases

U of I Medical Students Advance in WWAMI Program

Second-year University of Idaho medical students from around Idaho will be honored Dec. 14 as the future doctors in the WWAMI Medical Education Program transition to the clinical phase of their education. The class of 40 students in Idaho’s medical school, a partnership with the University of Washington School of Medicine, will be honored with white coats to mark their completion of the basic science curriculum and the beginning of intense study in clinic and hospital settings. The ceremony is 6 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 14, at the Best Western Plus University Inn, 1516 W. Pullman Road, Moscow. Read more.

Lisette Waits Honored for Contributions to Science

Newfoundland’s woodland caribou are prized as a tourist attraction, drawing visitors and big-game hunters to the area from around the globe. But in the mid-2000s, officials began to worry that a growing number of carnivores were killing too many of the herds’ calves. The population was declining. Stranger still, something was removing the animals’ heads and burying them. Unraveling the mystery required techniques more commonly seen in a police drama: DNA swabs, radio tracking and helicopters flying in scientists to examine the kill site. Read more.

Kudos & Acknowledgements

Library Faculty Member Selected for National Library Leadership Program

Ashlyn Velte, University of Idaho Library assistant professor and archivist in the , has been selected as a Velte joins other library professionals from across the country in the one-year librarian leadership development program. Read more.
 

De Pedro Named Steinway & Sons 2017 Top Teacher Recipient

Jovanni-Rey de Pedro, assistant professor of piano and piano pedagogy in the Lionel Hampton School of Music, was named a recipient of the Steinway & Sons 2017 Top Teacher Award. This annual recognition honors outstanding instruction and leadership in piano education. De Pedro will be presented with his award during his Feb. 3, 2018, recital at the Steinway Gallery of Spokane.

Job Opportunities

  • U of I Foundation
  • Strategic Enrollment Management
  • Center on Disabilities and Human Development, Twin Falls
  • Facilities
  • Facilities
  • College of Law Library
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Faculty and Staff News

U of I Student Club Raises Funds for Hurricane Relief

Movimento Activista Social, a student group at the University of Idaho, is collaborating with Panda Express to fund-raise money for Puerto Rico hurricane relief. The devastating effect of Hurricane Maria is still being felt tremendously by the people of Puerto Rico. Please join us in raising funds for those affected by the recent natural disasters by eating at the Moscow Panda Express between noon and 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. In order for your purchase to count toward the fundraiser, you must share the  Print it out or show it digitally. 
 

Sign Up to Receive Here We Have Idaho Magazine Digitally

The University of Idaho is now offering digital subscriptions for Here We Have Idaho magazine. If you would like to receive a digital copy of the magazine, please sign up for the email edition. An email with article highlights and a link to view the online stories and flip through the digital magazine will be sent to you twice a year.
 

Fourth Annual Print and Ceramics Sale Saturday

The College of Art and Architecture Art and Design program's Fourth Annual Print and Ceramics Sale is 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 9, at the Prichard Art Gallery in Moscow. Stop by for unique locally made holiday gifts! All proceeds benefit artists and studios.
 

Reminders About Seasonal Footwear

More winter weather days of ice and snow are on the way. With this in mind, Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) offers a few seasonal footwear reminders to keep Vandals mobile and injury-free. Read the tips.
 

Construction News Updates: Admin Entrance Reopening Delayed

New this week: The reopening of the Administration Building's main entrance has been extended to Jan. 31. Please use caution around the front entrance of the Bruce M. Pitman Center, where construction tape has been put up to prevent injury from falling tiles. For more details go to divinedestinations.info/infrastructure/updates. For questions and/or concerns, please call or email U of I Facilities at [email protected] or 111-111-6246, or fill out the online Report a Safety Concern form.
 

Open Forum for IPO Executive Director Finalist Today

A finalist for the position of executive director of U of I's International Programs Office will be on campus today. An open forum is 2:30-3:30 today, Dec. 8, in TLC 047, Moscow. The candidate will give a presentation on "Challenges and Opportunities for International Programs at the University of Idaho." There will be time for Q&A after the presentation. The search committee will hand out evaluation forms to collect feedback from those who attend the forum.
 

Reminder: Teaching, Advising and Hoffman Awards Nominations Due Today

It's time to submit the name of an outstanding teacher or advisor! The deadline for nominations for the Teaching, Advising and Hoffman Excellence Awards is today, Dec. 8, 2017, to [email protected]

Today's Events


Events are held in Moscow unless otherwise noted.

•  11 a.m., Room 045, Pitman Center
 FWS Seminar Series: 11:30 a.m., CNR 10
Alumni Awards for Excellence: 4:30-7 p.m., Internatoinal Ballroom, Pitman Center
• 28th Jazz Choirs Holiday Concert: 7-9 p.m, ASUI-Kibbie Activity Center
 

Weekend


• CLASS Commencement Breakfast Reception: 9 a.m. Saturday, Clearwater-Whitewater rooms, Commons
• Fourth Annual Print and Ceramics Sale: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Prichard Art Gallery
• Fall Commencement: 12:30 p.m. Saturday, ASUI-Kibbie Activity Center
•  6-8 p.m. Saturday, Memorial Gym
• "A Child's Christmas in Wales" – A Musical: 7:30 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday, Hartung Theater
• MTNA Holiday Concert: 4 p.m. Sunday, Haddock Performance Hall

Get more events at divinedestinations.info/events, or subscribe to the weekly events newsletter, This Week at UI.

News Releases

Library Acquires Science Fiction Collection from Regional Sci-Fi Enthusiast

A Moscow woman who pioneered Inland Northwest science fiction conventions donated decades of books, art, costumes and documents to the  U of I is one of just two research institutions in the Pacific Northwest to have a science fiction special collection of this breadth and joins a handful of institutions across the country that hold notable science fiction archival collections, including the University of Oregon, University of California at Riverside, University of South Florida, Harvard and Texas A&M. Read more.

Job Opportunities

  • Strategic Enrollment Management
  • Center on Disabilities and Human Development, Twin Falls
  • Facilities
  • Facilities
  • College of Law Library
For a complete listing of career opportunities available at the University of Idaho, click here.
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Faculty and Staff News

Open Forums for Finalists for Director of Research and Faculty Development

Two finalists for the position of director of the Research and Faculty Development Team (RFDT), within the Office of Research and Economic Development (ORED), will be on campus Dec. 12-13. An open forum will be held from 9:10-10:40 a.m. each day in Morrill Hall, Room 402, in Moscow. Read more.
 

General Curriculum Report 291

General Curriculum Report No. 291, dated Dec. 6, 2017, is available for viewing and printing. Items listed on this report will have the necessary faculty approvals unless a petition requesting further consideration of a specific item is signed by five faculty and submitted to the chair of the Faculty Senate by Dec. 20, 2017.
 

U of I Student Club Raises Funds for Hurricane Relief

Movimento Activista Social, a student group at the University of Idaho, is collaborating with Panda Express to fund-raise money for Puerto Rico hurricane relief. The devastating effect of Hurricane Maria is still being felt tremendously by the people of Puerto Rico. Please join us in raising funds for those affected by the recent natural disasters by eating at the Moscow Panda Express between noon and 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. In order for your purchase to count toward the fundraiser, you must share the  Print it out or show it digitally. 
 

Sign Up to Receive Here We Have Idaho Magazine Digitally

The University of Idaho is now offering digital subscriptions for Here We Have Idaho magazine. If you would like to receive a digital copy of the magazine, please sign up for the email edition. An email with article highlights and a link to view the online stories and flip through the digital magazine will be sent to you twice a year.
 

Join the Ninth Annual Virtual Conference: Transforming the Teaching & Learning Environment Feb. 12-23

The Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning and Distance & Extended Education invite all faculty and staff to participate in the ninth annual Virtual Conference, "Transforming the Teaching & Learning Environment,” Feb. 12-23, 2018.  Hosted by the University of Idaho, this national online conference features 60 interactive sessions (six sessions per day), all delivered totally online via Zoom. All sessions will be recorded and become part of our  which includes almost 400 hundred sessions from prior conferences. Read more.
 

U of I Boise Participates in Food Safety Conference in January

Jeff Kronenberg of TechHelp and the University of Idaho Boise will present an FSPCA Preventive Controls for Human Food two-and-a-half-day course Jan. 23-25, 2018, at The Riverside Hotel in Boise. The new FSMA regulation requires every processing facility to have a trained resource person who has completed a specialized training course, such as this one, developed by the Food Safety Preventive Controls Alliance that is recognized by the FDA. . Learn more on the 


Campus Mail Holiday Schedule

Campus Mail will observe holiday hours during the upcoming breaks. During winter break, Campus Mail will be closed Dec. 22, 25, 29 and Jan. 1, 2018. It will close at noon Dec. 26-28. Mail and parcels will be sorted and delivered to selected locations. Campus Mail will reopen with a normal schedule on Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2018. Read more.
 

ORED Short and Sweet Research Talks Today

Join the Office of Research and Economic Development at our SAS (Short and Sweet) Talks, featuring researchers from across campus, from 4-7 p.m. today, Dec. 7, in the IRIC Step Auditorium, Moscow. Ten rapid-fire presentations will cover a fast-paced, exciting look at some of our rising star researchers. The event is free and open to all, with a networking reception after the presentations.
 

Show Your Vandal Spirit Every Friday

Are you proud of being a member of the Vandal family? Let your enthusiasm show by participating in Vandal Spirit Fridays. Each Friday, all university employees and students statewide are encouraged to wear Vandal Gear and show their silver and gold colors.
 

Veterans Club Cold Weather Gear Charity Collection

Veterans at the University of Idaho are holding a cold weather gear drive from now until the end of the semester and will be giving all donations to Family Promise of the Palouse. Please help by donating any kind of cold weather gear you may have through Friday, Dec. 15. Donation collection bins are located throughout the Idaho Commons and Bruce M. Pitman Center. If you need help finding a drop-off location please stop by the Veterans Assistance Office in the Idaho Commons, Room 305 in Moscow.

Today's Events


Events are held in Moscow unless otherwise noted.

• De-Stress Zone: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Student Lounge, Commons
• Free Chair Massages: 2-5 p.m., Student Lounge, Commons
• School of Music Students & Ensembles - Convocation: 2:30 p.m., Haddock Performance Hall
• ORED Short and Sweet Research Talks: 4-7 p.m., IRIC Atrium
 A Night of Holiday Magic: 6 p.m., REN 112
• Gears, Beers and Engineers: 7  p.m., Innovation Den, Coeur d'Alene
• "A Child's Christmas in Wales" – A Musical: 7:30 p.m, Hartung Theater
 

Friday


•  11 a.m., Room 045, Pitman Center
 FWS Seminar Series: 11:30 a.m., CNR 10
• 28th Jazz Choirs Holiday Concert: 7-9 p.m, ASUI-Kibbie Activity Center

Get more events at divinedestinations.info/events, or subscribe to the weekly events newsletter, This Week at UI.

Kudos & Acknowledgements

CLASS Awards FY19 Key Grants Supporting Undergraduate Collaborative Research

The College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences has named the awardees of its FY19 CLASS Undergraduate Collaborative Research Key Grants. These grants are designed to encourage collaboration between CLASS faculty and undergraduate students on scholarly or creative projects. Read more.
 

CLASS Students Receive Alumni Excellence Awards

On Friday, Dec. 8, 19 students from the College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences will be honored with an Alumni Award for Excellence. This award is given by the University of Idaho Alumni Association to undergraduate seniors, graduate students and law students who have achieved outstanding academic success and have demonstrated career and professional preparation; campus and community leadership and involvement, or are leaders in the classroom, laboratory, campus and community. Read more.

 

Job Opportunities

  • Strategic Enrollment Management
  • Center on Disabilities and Human Development, Twin Falls
  • Facilities
  • Facilities
  • College of Law Library
For a complete listing of career opportunities available at the University of Idaho, click here.
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Faculty and Staff News

University Offers Active Shooter Response Training Today

Staff Council encourages University of Idaho faculty, staff and students to join them, along with the Office of Public Safety and Security, Moscow Police Department and Moscow SWAT Team, for an active shooter response training. This important 90-minute training is at 1:30 p.m. today, Dec. 6, 2017, in the Vandal Ballroom, Moscow. Join us and learn how to potentially save a life.
 

Alumni Relations Hosts Pre-Concert Festivities

The Office of Alumni Relations would like to cordially invite U of I alumni, employees and friends to attend a special reception in the Jim Lyle Alumni Lounge just before the 28th annual University of Idaho Jazz Choirs Holiday Concert from 5-6:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 8, in Moscow. The event will feature wines from the "Vandals Uncorked" wine club, as well as have hearty appetizers for you and your family.  Read more.
 

University Awards for Excellence Nominations Now Open

Nominations for the University Awards for Excellence for 2018 are now open. Visit the Faculty and Staff Resources website for deadline and nomination information, and to nominate a colleague. For questions, contact Joana Espinoza in the Provost's Office at [email protected] or at 111-111-7941. 
 

My UI Newsletter Submissions Due at Noon Today

University Communications & Marketing has launched My UI, a weekly newsletter for all University of Idaho students. The deadline to submit items is noon the Wednesday prior to publication. Learn more about the newsletter and submit items here. Employees can subscribe to the newsletter here. This is the final My UI for fall semester. It will return on Monday, Jan. 8, 2018.

Today's Events


Events are held in Moscow unless otherwise noted.

• 10-11:30 a.m., Room 040A, Pitman Center
• 11 a.m., IRIC 321
• Noon, TLC 046
 Active Shooter Response Training: 1:30-3 p.m. Vandal Ballroom, Pitman Center
• The Great Robot Debate: 6-8:30 p.m., Innovation Den, Coeur d'Alene
• 7 p.m., Cowan Spectrum
• Death of the Ego Preview: 7:30 p.m., Forge Theater
• Composers Concert: 7:30 p.m., Haddock Performance Hall
 

Thursday


• De-Stress Zone: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Student Lounge, Commons
• Free Chair Massages: 2-5 p.m., Student Lounge, Commons
• School of Music Students & Ensembles - Convocation: 2:30 p.m., Haddock Performance Hall
• ORED Short and Sweet Research Talks: 4-7 p.m., IRIC Atrium
 A Night of Holiday Magic: 6 p.m., REN 112
• Gears, Beers and Engineers: 7  p.m., Innovation Den, Coeur d'Alene
• "A Child's Christmas in Wales" – A Musical: 7:30 p.m, Hartung Theater

Get more events at divinedestinations.info/events, or subscribe to the weekly events newsletter, This Week at UI.

Kudos & Acknowledgements

Seven CLASS Summer Research Grants Awarded

The College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences has named the awardees of its 2018 CLASS Summer Research Grants. These grants support tenure-track and tenured faculty in the creation of a sustainable research or creative project. Read more.
 

Celebration for Jodie Nicotra's New Book Dec. 7

Join the Department of English and the University of Idaho Library from 11-11:30 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 7, on the first floor of the library, for a reception celebrating Jodie Nicotra's new book, "Becoming Rhetorical: Analyzing and Composing in a Multimedia World." The celebration will include coffee, tea and cookies. For more information, contact U of I's Department of English at 111-111-6156.
 

Rodney Frey Honored by Coeur d'Alene Tribe

The Natural Resources Department of the Coeur d'Alene Tribe will be hosting a gathering from 10-11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017, for Rodney Frey, professor of ethnography. The event will be held at the Natural Resources Aripa Building (401 Anne Antelope Ave., Plummer) and will acknowledge Frey's pending retirement from U of I and the collaborative work done with the tribe over the last 28 years.
 

Retirement Celebration for Andrzej Paszczynsk Thursday

Please join the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences in celebrating the retirement of Professor Andrzej Paszczynski after 30 years at the University of Idaho! A reception will be held at the University Inn Best Western Plus Centennial Room from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017. Light snacks and a no-host bar will be provided. Please RSVP to Mary Ellen Martin at 111-0707 or [email protected].

Job Opportunities

  • Center on Disabilities and Human Development, Twin Falls
  • Facilities
  • Facilities
  • College of Law Library
For a complete listing of career opportunities available at the University of Idaho, click here.
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Faculty and Staff News

Open Forum for IPO Executive Director Finalist Today

Two finalists for the position of executive director of U of I's International Programs Office will be on campus today and Friday. Open forums will be held from 2:30-3:30 each day in TLC 047, Moscow. Each candidate has been asked to prepare a presentation on "Challenges and Opportunities for International Programs at the University of Idaho." There will be time for Q&A after each presentation. The search committee will hand out evaluation forms to collect feedback from those who attend the forums.


ORED Short and Sweet Research Talks Thursday

Join the Office of Research and Economic Development at our SAS (Short and Sweet) Talks featuring researchers from across campus from 4-7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 7, in the IRIC Step Auditorium, Moscow. Ten rapid-fire presentations will cover a fast-paced, exciting look at some of our rising star researchers. The event is free and open to all, with a networking reception after the presentations.
 

University Offers Active Shooter Response Training Wednesday

Staff Council encourages University of Idaho faculty, staff and students to join them, along with the Office of Public Safety and Security, Moscow Police Department and Moscow SWAT Team, for an active shooter response training. This important 90-minute training is at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017, in the Vandal Ballroom, Moscow. Join us and learn how to potentially save a life.
 

Latah County Human Rights Task Force Accepting Nominations for Rosa Parks Awards

The Latah County Human Rights Task Force is now accepting nominations for the 2018 Rosa Parks Human Rights Achievement Awards. Two recipients are selected for this award each year and the awards are presented at the Martin Luther King Jr. Human Rights Community Breakfast. To nominate an individual, send a one-page letter describing the accomplishments and background of the nominee giving reasons to support the nomination to the Latah County Human Rights Task Force, P.O. Box 8613, Moscow, ID 83843; or email the nomination to Joann Muneta at [email protected]. The deadline for nominations is Friday, Jan. 5, 2018. Read more.
 

Alumni Relations Hosts Pre-Concert Festivities

The Office of Alumni Relations would like to cordially invite U of I alumni, employees and friends to attend a special reception in the Jim Lyle Alumni Lounge just before the annual University of Idaho 28th Jazz Choirs Holiday Concert from 5-6:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 8, in Moscow. The event will feature wines from the "Vandals Uncorked" wine club, as well as have hearty appetizers for you and your family.  Read more.
 

Winter Break Parking Enforcement for Dec. 18-Jan. 9

Parking and Transportation Services would like to remind the campus community about parking enforcement regulations during winter break, Dec. 18, 2017, through Jan. 9, 2018. Read more.
 

Reminder: Teaching, Advising and Hoffman Awards Nominations

It's time to submit the name of an outstanding teacher or advisor! The deadline for nominations for the Teaching, Advising and Hoffman Excellence Awards is Friday, Dec. 8, 2017, to [email protected]

Today's Events


Events are held in Moscow unless otherwise noted.

• The Economic Impacts of Idaho’s Nonprofit Sector: 12:30 p.m., Whitewater Room, Commons
•  2 p.m., IRIC 321
• Free Chair Massages: 2-5 p.m., Student Lounge, Commons
•  3:30-5 p.m., Paul Joyce Faculty and Staff Lounge, Brink Hall
• Randall Women in Science and IBEST Presents: CODE: Debugging the Gender Gap: 6:30-9 p.m., Kenworthy Performing Arts Centre, Moscw
• U of I Choirs Concert: 7:30 p.m., Haddock Performance Hall
 

Wednesday


• 10-11:30 a.m., Room 040A, Pitman Center
• 11 a.m., IRIC 321
• Noon, TLC 046
 Active Shooter Response Training: 1:30-3 p.m. Vandal Ballroom, Pitman Center
• The Great Robot Debate: 6-8:30 p.m., Innovation Den, Coeur d'Alene
• 7 p.m., Cowan Spectrum
• Death of the Ego Preview: 7:30 p.m., Forge Theater
• Composers Concert: 7:30 p.m., Haddock Performance Hall

Get more events at divinedestinations.info/events, or subscribe to the weekly events newsletter, This Week at UI.

News Releases