August 2012

Academics over athletics

The Idaho State Bengals football team had one of the most successful seasons in the school’s history last year. Read that again. Yes, the 2-9…



An Olympic Experience

Sometimes all it takes to get hooked on something is a taste. Just ask Mike Arnold, a senior pole vaulter for Idaho State University. Arnold…





Get ready for the Great ISU Ambush

On Saturday, Sept. 8, the first Great Idaho State University Ambush will challenge students and community members with 15 obstacles over the course of a…


Blazing summer

Fires threaten Pocatello Idaho State University can often feel insulated from the surrounding Pocatello. Sure, as students we live here for at least six months…


An Age of Exploration

Each student at ISU has come to college with a certain expectation of what he or she will get out of it. A high paying…


Back in black (and orange)

Idaho State University’s annual Week of Welcome activities started on Monday, Aug. 27, with the Welcome Back Orange and Black celebration. Welcome Back Orange and…


Back to School

For better or for worse? Every year the end of summer sees me dragging my feet and digging my heels in against the start of…



“RENT” will light your candle

The Idaho State University Week of Welcome production of the musical “RENT” debuted on Friday, Aug. 24, in the Beverly Bistline Theatre. Performances will also…


Lights Out on Campus

Idaho State University will become a smoke free campus on Saturday, Sept. 1. The catalyst for the policy change was a recent survey conducted and…