Samantha Chaffin - Editor-in-Chief

SAMANTHA’S SAY: JUST A SET OF NUMBERS

Samantha Chaffin Editor-in-Chief I recently heard a story about a university student who was building a résumé to send out to potential employers after graduation. On his résumé, the student listed his grade point average in the education section. This is a fairly common occurrence, especially for students with high academic achievement. This student, however, […]

IntramuralsShelbie Harris - Staff Writer

INTRAMURALS AT ISU OFFER SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE

Shelbie Harris Staff Writer Whether you’re fighting the freshman fifteen, looking for an exciting way to stay ph ysically active, or simply trying to get involved with new people at Idaho State University, intramural sports are a great way to participate in both traditional sport activities as well as new activities on campus. There are […]

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SCHOOL OF NURSING IMPLEMENTS HYBRID COURSE OFFERINGS

Shelbie Harris Staff Writer Idaho State University’s School of Nursing is undergoing a transitional period as modifications to the undergraduate curriculum are implemented. According to university officials, faculty members got together last April to coordinate revisions to curriculum as part of program prioritization. The majority of nursing programs nationwide, similar to the nursing program at […]

Laura Woodworth-Ney.Sven Alskog - News Editor

NWCCU RENEWS ISU ACCREDIDATION

Sven Alskog News Editor After an extensive process through the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU), Idaho State University’s accreditation has been renewed.  ISU submitted a 310-page report to the NWCCU on Sept. 2, 2014 prior to an on-site visit in October by the accrediting body. A four-page letter back to University President Arthur […]

Jordan Mitchell, Pam Reschke, Cole Morrison, Janet Bala, Rick Williams, Kiana Spillman and Victoria Thornton make up a significant portion of the herbarium’s staff.Chris Banyas - Life Editor

BEYOND THE BOUNDARY: A MANY-STORIED (GREEN) HOUSE

Chris Banyas Life Editor How many closed doors do you walk past every day on whatever course you take through the Idaho State University Campus? How many buildings do you hurry by on your way to whatever class or activity you’re running late for? Have you ever wondered what was inside? What occurs just beyond […]