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University of Idaho gets biofuel research grant

The U.S. Department of Energy has awarded a $750,000 grant to University of Idaho researcher studying biofuels.


So far, University of Idaho campus quiet on Staben’s departure

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.

University of Idaho extends AD Rob Spear’s administrative leave

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 to leave after next school year

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.

Idaho Vandals football team matches program record in NCAA’s Academic Progress Rate

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 …


Graduation is a little bit like life on Mars

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 …


Sexual assault accusation against Idaho student athlete surfaces

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.

U of I tuition, fees to rise 5 percent next year

Tuition and fees will jump 5 percent for resident students at the University of Idaho next year, and 8 percent for nonresident students.


UI requests tuition hike for full-time students

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.

Idaho athletics, facing budget deficit, must get creative

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 …


UPDATED: Tue., April 3, 2018, 6:21 p.m.

University of Idaho places athletic director Rob Spear on administrative leave

One day before an Associated Students of the University of Idaho vote on whether athletics director Rob Spear should be fired, UI president Chuck Staben announced he is placing Spear …


UPDATED: Thu., March 29, 2018, 11:13 p.m.

At Oppenheimer Ethics Symposium, longtime security reporter defends Fourth Estate

In an era when the credibility of news reporting is regularly called into question – including by the president of the United States – Adam Goldman Thursday told a nearly …


Idaho AD Rob Spear’s future uncertain

As the Associated Students of the University of Idaho listened Wednesday night to testimony about a resolution they will vote on next week calling for the firing of Vandals athletics …


UI frat shut down by headquarters

The University of Idaho’s Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity closed Tuesday after an investigation into the chapter revealed a failure to abide by the fraternity’s national guidelines as well as safety …


Idaho athletic department admits to mistakes in handling of sexual assault, harassment complaints against football player in 2013

Diver Mairin Jameson and distance runner Maggie Miller reported six instances of harassment by wide receiver Jahrie Level in 2013 to Moscow Police and members of the university’s athletic department …


Idaho lawmaker not sorry for yelling ‘abortion is murder’

A Republican Idaho state senator yelled “abortion is murder” at a group of students who were pushing for birth control legislation at the Statehouse and now faces an ethics complaint …


UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 19, 2018, 8:28 p.m.

Idaho senator yells at students lobbying for birth control

A state senator shouted at University of Idaho students affiliated with Planned Parenthood trying to schedule a meeting with him to discuss birth control and sex education.


UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 18, 2018, 9:27 p.m.

University of Idaho group helps students find their way, but future funding remains uncertain

Aidan Neelon’s grades rose from straight C’s to A’s and B’s last semester when the University of Idaho sophomore found the place he belonged on campus. Neelon, who grew up …


Former University of Idaho sprinter Sam Michener set for Olympics as member of U.S. bobsled team

Sam Michener his pursuing his Olympic dreams as a member of the U.S. bobsled team.


UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 9, 2018, 4:43 p.m.

Book Notes: Colson Whitehead to speak at UI; Chris Abani to visit GU

Both Whitehead and Abani will speak on Monday.


Conservatives less likely to trust vaccines and public health efforts

New Age liberals may have been unfairly blamed for the current wave of anti-vaccine sentiment, according to a new study from the University of Idaho.


University of Idaho to expand scholarship program

The University of Idaho announced Friday its plan to expand the Western Undergraduate Exchange scholarship program to the 16 participating states and territories of the Western Interstate Commission on Higher …


University of Idaho seeks forest stewards

FORESTS – The University of Idaho Extension is looking for candidates for the Idaho Master Forest Stewards program. Graduates of the program train to help forest owners and others learn …


UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 30, 2018, 8:52 p.m.

University of Idaho seeks funding for dairy research center

Fundraising in the next few months will be vital to constructing a world class dairy-centric research and teaching facility in southern Idaho.


UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 26, 2017, 2:21 p.m.

Officials add 127 homes to historic Moscow neighborhood

A neighborhood in a northern Idaho town has more than doubled the number of prewar homes in a historic district following an expansion of its boundaries.


University of Idaho students impose ban on Greek Row drinking parties

The student-run organizations that oversee the University of Idaho’s Greek system have approved an indefinite ban on parties involving alcohol, following the lead of counterparts at Washington State University in …


CEI students can jointly enroll at the UI

Students enrolling at the College of Eastern Idaho in Idaho Falls will soon be able to jointly enroll at the University of Idaho, reportedly the first such partnership in the …


UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, 10:40 p.m.

‘Sometimes plans change’ at UI

University of Idaho President Chuck Staben addressed concerns about his application to another university, his plans to cap new faculty and staff hires and his hefty research goals for the …