Stories tagged: University of Idaho
Mon., June 6, 2016, 1:08 p.m.
BYU-Idaho students warned for nailing dead rabbit in home
Four male college students who broke into a female student’s apartment, nailed a dead rabbit to the wall, left an offensive message and stole a painting have been given a …
Mon., May 16, 2016, 4:01 p.m.
Army Special Operations leader offers challenges to University of Idaho grads
Hundreds of University of Idaho students made their final walk as undergraduates through the heart of the Moscow campus Saturday morning for the university’s 121st commencement ceremony at the Kibbie …
Wed., May 11, 2016, 9:48 a.m.
Sandpoint attorney recognized for bankruptcy expertise
Sandpoint attorney Ford Elsaesser, a nationally recognized expert in bankruptcy law, will be inducted into the University of Idaho Alumni Association’s Hall of Fame on Friday.
Fri., April 29, 2016, 6:50 a.m.
University of Idaho names new leadership for jazz festival
University of Idaho School of Music Director Torrey Lawrence and jazz professors Vern and Vanessa Sielert will lead the Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival through its golden anniversary in 2017, the …
Tue., April 26, 2016, 4:27 p.m.
UI dean took a wrong turn, drove into Dworshak Reservoir, Sheriff’s Office says
A University of Idaho dean took a wrong turn on an unfamiliar road and ended up driving down a boat ramp into the Dworshak Reservoir, where he drowned, according to …
Tue., April 26, 2016
Opinions from past add perspective
Editorial topics include World War I and Germany, Idaho colleges, treatment of soldiers’ families and merit pay for teachers
Mon., April 18, 2016, 2:27 p.m.
Sandpoint wins grant to put in Solar Roadways demo
The city of Sandpoint will start work soon on the first public pilot project with Solar Roadways Inc., the North Idaho startup that aims to transform roads, sidewalks and parking …
Thu., April 14, 2016, 6 p.m.
‘Youth Water Summit’ focuses high school minds on water problems
Anyone who regularly cleans a fish tank will like this idea. Three juniors at Lake City High School in Coeur d’Alene are running an experiment in Jamie Elser’s environmental science …
Wed., April 13, 2016, 4:19 p.m.
University of Idaho requests 4.5-percent tuition hike
Attending the University of Idaho will become more expensive in the 2016-17 academic year if the Idaho State Board of Education approves fee and tuition increases requested this afternoon.
Wed., April 13, 2016, 12:09 p.m.
Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival artistic director says he’s out of that job
The artistic director of the Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival at the University of Idaho says he is out of that job.
Tue., April 12, 2016, 9:03 a.m.
Jazz fest’s financial chief fired
The University of Idaho has fired the executive director of its flagship music event, the Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival.
Wed., April 6, 2016, 11:52 a.m.
Colleges raising awareness about sexual assault on campus
Communities and university campuses across the country are coming together this month for Sexual Assault Awareness Month and with the goal of breaking down those stereotypes and promoting conversation and …
Tue., April 5, 2016, 7:49 a.m.
Lock at University of Idaho water tank broken
A University of Idaho water tank was shut down Monday after personnel discovered its lock was broken, and officials say they are unsure if there is any connection to three …
Thu., March 3, 2016, 6:56 a.m.
UI professor warns of Idaho’s ‘brain drain’ problem
An assistant professor at the University of Idaho told the Moscow League of Women Voters on Wednesday that Idaho is on par with the rest of the country when it …
Tue., March 1, 2016, noon
Fresh Sheet: Dine Out to Feed Spokane
This week’s Fresh Sheet: a round-up of food-related news
Tue., March 1, 2016, 8:40 a.m.
University of Idaho studies idea of becoming dry campus
Although students at the University of Idaho are drinking about the same amount of alcohol as they have for the past 10 years, the lack of change has not stifled …
Thu., Feb. 25, 2016, 10:35 a.m.
Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival: Students, Greeks an army of volunteers
Every year it takes about 400 volunteers to put on the Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival, but even with all of those hands, organizing one of the world’s largest and oldest …
Tue., Feb. 23, 2016, 2:15 p.m.
Adam Daniel named U-Hi football coach
At the 11th hour Adam Daniel decided to apply for the University head football coaching position. The opportunity to be the head coach at his alma mater was too much …
Fri., Feb. 19, 2016, 12:45 p.m.
U. of Idaho gets OK for online offerings; Idaho schools get bullying rules
The University of Idaho’s efforts to increase its online offerings took a step forward Thursday, when the Idaho State Board of Education approved two degree programs while meeting in Boise.
Mon., Feb. 15, 2016, 5:49 p.m.
Idaho engineer shares story of her ‘Mars’ adventure
A visit to Mars is still the stuff of best-selling fiction and big-budget Hollywood movies. But a North Idaho woman has played a real role in imagining the human experience …
Thu., Feb. 11, 2016, 3:32 p.m.
Leonard Pitts Jr. to discuss politics and race at the University of Idaho
Columnist and author Leonard Pitts Jr. will talk about the polarization of American politics, the presidential campaign and the media’s coverage of racial issues at the University of Idaho on …
Mon., Jan. 11, 2016, 6:47 p.m.
University of Idaho opens new cybersecurity training center in Post Falls
The rise in cyber crime is behind a new cyber security certification and training center in Post Falls, opened by the University of Idaho.
Mon., Dec. 21, 2015, 3:07 p.m.
Sandpoint quakes reveal seismic activity on ancient fault
A swarm of earthquakes near Sandpoint last April indicates that the ancient Purcell Trench Fault is active again, a University of Idaho researcher says.
Sat., Dec. 5, 2015
Editorial: UI’s records fees close-minded
The records belong to the public, so agencies shouldn’t charge exorbitant fees to access them. Or make rules that serve the convenience of employees, rather than citizens.
Wed., Dec. 2, 2015, 11:35 p.m.
Records request pricey at the University of Idaho
Idaho’s public records law is more restrictive than that in neighboring Washington and the University of Idaho appears to take maximum advantage of the law’s restrictions.
Wed., Nov. 25, 2015, 10:33 a.m.
Young hunters: Cancer-stricken 18-year-old receives special opportunity to bag moose
A once-in-a-lifetime moose tag is one of the most coveted hunting privileges in Washington — a dream come true for a teen who’s running out of time.
Sat., Nov. 7, 2015
Staben: More Idaho students should go to college
Enroll Idaho eases application process.
Tue., Oct. 27, 2015, 5:51 p.m.
College volleyball notes: Idaho’s Meredith Coba bounced back quickly
It takes a complete sentence to list the injuries Idaho setter Meredith Coba suffered when she landed awkwardly on the foot of an opposing middle blocker last November.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 24, 2015, 10:12 p.m.
Differences, self-reflection key in college enrollment process
College admission directors share their thoughts on how to simplify and ease the college application process.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 22, 2015, 11:28 a.m.
100 years ago in the region: UI cancels football season; Jury deadlocks in murder trial for founder of Cusick
From our archives, 100 years ago Football was canceled at both the University of Idaho and Moscow High School for the remainder of the season.