Arrow-right Camera

The Spokesman-Review Newspaper The Spokesman-Review

Sunday, February 23, 2020  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
Rain 46° Rain


Stories tagged: university of idaho

UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 23, 2020

Idaho settles lawsuit with former diver in sexual assault case

The school also announced that Mairin Jameson has pledged to work with UI athletic director Terry Gawlik to improve the culture in the department.

Former University of Idaho official charged with additional child pornography counts

Ada County prosecutors have added 11 additional child pornography charges against a Boise man with deep ties to state politics and the University of Idaho. In early October, Martin “Marty” …

Targets set for cutting UI budget by $22 million

The University of Idaho’s Information Technology Services and units under the university’s provost, which includes academic programming, are expected to make the largest budget reductions as the UI tries to …

UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 16, 2019

Washington, Idaho colleges bracing for ‘enrollment cliff’ in 2025

Colleges and universities across the United States are bracing for an “enrollment cliff” in about five years – the result of a downturn in birth rates after the Great Recession. …

UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 13, 2019

Idaho college, university presidents announce tuition freeze

During a Boise-based news conference Thursday, the presidents of Idaho’s four-year institutions announced a tuition freeze for the 2020-21 school year for in-state undergraduate students. Nor will there be a …

UI opens voluntary furlough option

Employees at the University of Idaho will have the option to take as many as five days of voluntary furlough as the university works to reduce its current budget by …

As northwest university presidential housing goes, University of Idaho unusual with two homes

The University of Idaho is in the unusual position of owning two presidential residences. One is a $2 million modern, on-campus home where UI President Scott Green lives. The other, …

University of Idaho deficit expected to increase to $22M

More budget cuts are anticipated at the University of Idaho as tuition revenue is estimated to drop $8 million by 2022, university officials said.

UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 25, 2019

University of Idaho settles lawsuit from sex assault victim

The University of Idaho has reached a settlement in a lawsuit brought by a woman who said school officials told her to transfer to another campus if she didn’t want …

Achievements: University of Idaho Summer 2019 Graduation

The following students graduated from the University of Idaho at the end of the summer 2019 session.

UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 28, 2019

University of Idaho expert on vaping: Avoid it

As cases of vaping-related illness in the U.S. surged past 800 this week (with 12 dead), many throughout the country, including some local experts, say it’s best to avoid the …

UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 25, 2019

Banned University of Idaho professor arrested on drug, burglary charges

Court records say Denise Bennett stayed at a man’s trailer home in Lewiston for about a week before moving out on Sept. 18. The man called police two days later, …

UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 18, 2019

University of Idaho professor fired months after school declares her safety threat, bans her from campus

Denise Bennett, who had taught broadcasting, digital media production and documentary filmmaking at University of Idaho since 2006, vowed to appeal the decision on Tuesday.

University of Idaho receives approval to sell Sandpoint property

The University of Idaho received approval from the State Board of Education Thursday to sell a 75-acre parcel of land in Sandpoint that has gone unused for more than a …

UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 17, 2019

‘It’s like time traveling’: Museum devoted to prolific photographers of Wallace history to open Sunday

The picture is so clear, the detail so crisp, you can easily count the wrinkles under his eyes. Especially the ones at the sides, fanning outward like tiny crow’s feet.

Achievements: University of Idaho Spring 2019 Graduates

The following students graduated from the University of Idaho at the end of the spring 2019 semester.

University of Idaho professor to receive presidential award for science

University of Idaho associate professor Tara Hudiburg has been selected as one of the recipients of the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers.

Achievements: University of Idaho Spring 2019 Dean’s List

The following students were named to the Dean’s List for the spring 2019 semester at University of Idaho.

Guest Opinion: Delivering on the University of Idaho’s brave and bold mission

The University of Idaho’s mission is to serve our state’s citizens, communities and industries. For Idaho to thrive, UI has to deliver on that mission.

Idaho board approves alcohol consumption at pregame events

Alcohol consumption at University of Idaho tailgating and pregame events was given a green light by the State Board of Education for a second consecutive year during its meeting at …

University of Idaho professor files discrimination lawsuit

A University of Idaho law professor says she was discriminated against based on her gender and race and faced retaliation after reporting concerns.

Pullman-Moscow bus route pros, issues discussed

Washington State University and the University of Idaho dropped their intercampus commuter shuttle agreement with Wheatland Express in 2011, but talks of re-establishing the service between the two largest Palouse …

Mid-sized farms are on the decline in Idaho and nationwide

Idaho farms are either getting smaller or bigger, according to the recently released Census of Agriculture, which collects data every five years from farms and ranches that produce at least …

UPDATED: Fri., June 7, 2019

New University of Idaho arena fulfills university’s mission on many levels

Moscow Mountain, looming on the horizon and shrouded with rain, was a symbol at a soggy University of Idaho groundbreaking ceremony Thursday that the UI is doing more than building …

UPDATED: Mon., May 20, 2019

If Robert F. Smith wanted to pay local college debt, what numbers are we talking?

During his commencement address, billionaire Robert F. Smith surprised the Morehouse College graduating class with an enormous gift: Smith announced he would be footing the bill for every graduating student’s …

The tick-friendly Northwest

As the Palouse shrugs off the last gasps of winter weather, pedestrians and pet owners may have noticed an explosion of activity among that pernicious perennial parasite – the tick.

UPDATED: Thu., May 16, 2019

University of Idaho arena cost unanimously upped by $5 million

The Idaho State Board of Education unanimously approved a University of Idaho request to raise the approved cost of the coming Idaho Central Credit Union Arena by $5 million during …

UPDATED: Fri., May 10, 2019

University of Idaho football player gets six months probation

University of Idaho football player Christian Elliss received the same punishment as teammate Dalton Cash after both were accused of attempting to steal food from Moscow’s Walmart in March.

New leaders of Boise State and Idaho to receive higher pay

The new presidents of Boise State University and the University of Idaho will earn more than their predecessors.

John Blanchette: Even before Title IX, women’s sports had true pioneers such as Nancy Monroe

Having never been on an airplane or out of the state of California before her 17th birthday, Nancy Monroe can only explain away her decision to enroll at the University …