C of I Newsletter

2010. 03. 26.

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C of I Alum R.C. Owens in Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame

College of Idaho alumnus, R.C. Owens was inducted into the prestigious Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame in San Francisco on March 22. Owens, a football and basketball All-American for the Coyotes from 1952-56, was honored for his commitment to the community following a stellar career in the National Football League with the San Francisco 49ers, Baltimore Colts, and the New York Giants. more

College Dominates the 52nd Annual Symposium of the Idaho Academy of Science

College of Idaho science students swept the awards in ecology and placed strong in biomolecular science at the 52nd annual Symposium of the Idaho Academy of Science (IAS), hosted by the College of Southern Idaho on March 11-13. The College’s Orma J. Smith Museum of Natural History also had a good showing, and Dr. Sara J. Heggland, Associate Professor and Chair of Biology, was elected IAS president. more

And the Winner is . . . The College of Idaho!

The C of I Residence Hall Association has been awarded the grand prize by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for its Oscar Watch Party contest. Check out the honor on the Academy’s Facebook page and find a link to students’ Oscar party album.

Yotes Math Scholars Score Big Points in International Math Competition

Yotes math scholars had their best showing in seventeen years at the 70th annual Putnam Mathematics Competition on December 5. The William Lowell Putnam Mathematics Competition is a North American math contest for college students. Each year on the first Saturday in December, over 2000 students spend 6 hours (in two sittings) trying to solve 12 problems. more

Alumni Office Seeks Award Nominations

The C of I Alumni Office is seeking nominations from alumni for Distinguished Alumni Awards, which will be presented at Homecoming during the last weekend of September (Sept 23-26). more

Events

March 22

Student Philanthropy Council Call for Grant Applications
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April 6

College Music Ensembles to Perform New Music by Rob Walker
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June 4-5

Reunion for the Classes of ’50, ’60, ‘70, ‘80, ‘90 and ‘00
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Spring / Summer

Upcoming Alumni Events
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In the News

Read about R.C. Owens induction into the Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame in the San Francisco Examiner.

English Professor Diane Raptosh has new poems in the March issues of Sleet Magazine and The Ghazal Page.

College of Idaho Hires Maggie Colwell as Assistant to the President