Alumni News & Notes:Ralph Lawrence ‘53 became the newly appointed pastor of the Caldwell United Methodist Church. Lawrence first got his start in ministry after being called while he was a student at The College of Idaho. He has previously served around the state of Idaho and in Oregon.
Alumni News & Notes: C of I alumna Anne Marie Emery ’04 is the executive director of the Bighorn River Alliance, a group devoted to protecting the Montana river and its access. Emery recently organized a day of fly-fishing on the Bighorn River for a group of seven Crow Indian students, who learned how to fish with a Tenkara fly rod alongside Yvon Chouinard, a fishing expert and co-founder of Patagonia Outerwear.
The College of Idaho has been named one of America’s best institutions in The Princeton Review’s 2017 edition of The Best 381 Colleges. In recent years, the C of I has been an annual inclusion in the book, which is The Princeton Review’s flagship college guide.
Alumni News & Notes: C of I alumnus Christopher Farnsworth's latest book, Killfile, hit shelves August 9. Christopher, a graduate of 1993, will be signing, reading from, and talking about his books in various southern California locations (San Diego, Santa Monica, and Huntington Beach).
Come earn a ‘Certificate in Bugology’ as The College of Idaho’s Orma J. Smith Museum of Natural History and the Idaho Botanical Garden presents Bug Day! The annual entomological extravaganza will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 20, at the Idaho Botanical Garden in Boise. Admission is $8 for adults and $4 for children and IBG members.
The College of Idaho has published its summer 2016 issue of Quest magazine, which is in mailboxes now. Themed “Impact,” the summer issue highlights the importance of high-impact learning practices such as internships, study abroad opportunities and undergraduate research—all hallmarks of a C of I education. The issue also features a sleek new design created by staff designer Justin Morken.
Alumni News & Notes:Mike Tankersley ’11, who owns the local business Signs 2 U in Boise, was recently featured in an Idaho Business Review article on how he started his successful company... Associated Taxpayers of Idaho named Miguel Legarreta ’94 its new president. Legarreta, who served in former Gov.
While The College of Idaho campus is typically quieter during the summer months, a host of new inhabitants have moved in seemingly overnight. They hide among buildings and bushes, but sometimes can be spotted soaking up rays in the quad. The appearance of these interesting creatures has also brought another crowd on campus—Pokémon trainers—as they attempt to “catch ’em all.”
Alumni News & Notes:Sharon Hubler ’72 has spent most of her life being involved with nonprofits in southwest Idaho. The Idaho Press-Tribune recently featured Hubler, a Caldwell native, as she continues to selflessly give back to her community.