Stories tagged: University of Idaho
Wed., Sept. 19, 2018, 11:14 a.m.
Idaho’s public universities will split a $20 million National Science Foundation grant aimed at better understanding how keystone organisms adapt to changing environmental conditions.
Fri., Sept. 14, 2018, 1:17 p.m.
The University of Idaho and U.S. Forest Service’s Boise National Forest say they’ve identified human remains from Native Americans in their holdings that will be turned over to present-day tribes.
Sun., Sept. 9, 2018, 10:45 a.m.
Tara Westover, a featured author for Spokesman’s Northwest Passages Book Club, to give presentation at UI
Author Tara Westover will take part in the Runstad Lecture Series at 7 p.m. Monday with a presentation on her book, “Educated: A Memoir.” Last May, she was a featured …
Sun., Sept. 9, 2018, 8 a.m.
For interim athletic director Pete Isakson, the prevailing rationale for his return to the University of Idaho in February of 2017 was pretty simple.
Thu., Sept. 6, 2018, 8:45 a.m.
University of Idaho President Chuck Staben said during a UI faculty meeting Wednesday the Athletics Department will continue to operate at a deficit this year.
Tue., Aug. 28, 2018, 3:28 p.m.
An orchard in Sandpoint will be the site of the University of Idaho’s new Sandpoint Organic Agriculture Center.
Sun., Aug. 19, 2018, 5 a.m.
Tim Ledford, Brandon Bledsoe and John Thompson developed a
Sat., Aug. 18, 2018, 5:08 p.m.
The loss of Rob Spear as University of Idaho’s athletic director is surprising and devastating.
Thu., Aug. 16, 2018, 6:28 p.m.
John Blanchette: Rob Spear, University of Idaho failed where it matters most – taking care of students
On Thursday, Idaho’s state board of education finally cut loose University of Idaho athletic director Rob Spear after lots and lots of investigation and risk assessment and hand-wringing. And presumably …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 4, 2018, 11:44 p.m.
Corner Club stories? There are too many – the place is 70 years old, after all.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 3, 2018, 5:37 p.m.
Next to hoisting a trophy at the end of the year, the best day in a football season might be the day players report for fall camp.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 1, 2018, 8:07 p.m.
University of Idaho leaders and Athletic Director Rob Spear were among those who made mistakes that contributed to the
Fri., July 27, 2018, 4:02 p.m.
Idaho State Board of Education meets, makes no decision on future of Idaho athletics director Rob Spear
For the second time in a month, the Idaho State Board of Education met in a lengthy executive session on Friday in Boise to discuss the fate of Idaho athletics …
Thu., July 26, 2018, 8:03 a.m.
The Spin dockless bicycle share program expected to be implemented on the University of Idaho campus and in the city of Moscow next month has skidded to a stop.
Sun., July 22, 2018, 9:30 a.m.
Starting next month, University of Idaho students, faculty and staff will be able to cruise through campus without using their own car or bicycle.
UPDATED: Fri., June 22, 2018, 8:14 p.m.
Football fans at the University of Idaho officially will be allowed to tailgate after the State Board of Education approved an alcohol permit for 2018 home football games Thursday.
Wed., June 13, 2018, 2:30 p.m.
The dean of the University of Idaho’s College of Law, Mark Adams, announced he will resign from his position July 15, marking the fourth UI dean to leave his or …
UPDATED: Mon., June 11, 2018, 10:05 p.m.
Two foreign relations experts discuss the U.S.-North Korea Summit.
Mon., June 11, 2018, 9:20 a.m.
The U.S. Department of Energy has awarded a $750,000 grant to University of Idaho researcher studying biofuels.
Sat., June 2, 2018, 3:30 p.m.
One week after the Idaho State Board of Education and University of Idaho President Chuck Staben announced his contract would not be renewed after the Spring 2019 semester, staff and …
UPDATED: Thu., May 31, 2018, 5:27 p.m.
Uncertainty over the future of University of Idaho’s athletics remains ongoing after the UI announced Thursday it was indefinitely extending the administrative leave of athletics director Rob Spear.
UPDATED: Fri., May 25, 2018, 9:28 p.m.
University of Idaho President Chuck Staben will leave his position at the end of next school year. “I am writing today to tell you that the Idaho State Board of …
UPDATED: Wed., May 23, 2018, 3:58 p.m.
Academic problems that left the Idaho football team ineligible for postseason play as recently as 2014 remained in the past as the Vandals tied a program record in the latest …
Mon., May 14, 2018, 9:07 a.m.
Mueller, who was the commencement guest speaker Saturday at the UI’s graduation ceremonies in the Kibbie Dome, is the co-founder of SpaceX and a 1985 graduate from UI with a …
Fri., May 11, 2018, 2:53 p.m.
The Moscow Police Department disclosed that a University of Idaho student athlete was accused of sexual assault last year, contradicting a statement by the athletic director that his department has …
UPDATED: Wed., April 18, 2018, 10:30 p.m.
Tuition and fees will jump 5 percent for resident students at the University of Idaho next year, and 8 percent for nonresident students.
Wed., April 18, 2018, 8:31 a.m.
The University of Idaho will request more in tuition increases for its full-time students than any other public, higher education institution in the state this morning at a regular meeting …
UPDATED: Tue., April 17, 2018, 8:49 p.m.
University of Idaho students’ green shower prototype hopes to solve global water waste and energy issues
One day shortly after being diagnosed with breast cancer, Maria Horta Vorse stepped out of the shower and started to feel uneasy. Her blood pressure rose, she blacked out and …
UPDATED: Sat., April 14, 2018, 8:33 p.m.
An athletics department budget shortfall of about $1 million the University of Idaho has been able to stave off four years with budget reserves has come to a point where …
UPDATED: Thu., April 5, 2018, 11:16 a.m.
Associated Students of the University of Idaho approve resolution calling for athletic director Rob Spear’s resignation
In a Wednesday night meeting that lasted more than three hours, the Associated Students of the University of Idaho Wednesday approved a resolution calling for the resignation of athletics director …