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Shane Brown (left) and Christian Winn (right)

C of I English department to host Shane Brown and Christian Winn

April 20, 2018

The College of Idaho’s English department will host two presentations of visiting writers next week in the Cruzen-Murray Library, including the College of Southern Idaho’s Shane Brown at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, April 23 and current Idaho Writer in Residence Christian Winn at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, April 25.

Men's lacrosse senior players pose on Senior Day.

In the News

April 19, 2018

In the News — 4/20/18

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Melanie Miller (center) stands with Matt Gier (left) and Paul Bennion (right) after receiving the Student Affairs Integrity, Leadership and Service Award.

Melanie Miller receives student leadership award

April 19, 2018

This week, Miller added yet another award to her impressive resume, becoming the newest recipient of the College’s Integrity, Leadership and Service Award, an award from the Student Affairs Division that is given to students nominated by staff and faculty as someone who best embodies the values of the C of I community.

Students gather for the annual Student Research Conference.

C of I Student Research Conference embarks on 13th year

April 19, 2018

As the 2018 Spring Semester draws closer to its conclusion, it’s time for The College of Idaho’s students to once again present what they’ve learned at this year’s 13th Annual Student Research Conference, taking place beginning at noon on Saturday, April 28 at several locations across the C of I’s campus.

The 2018 Senior Art Exhibition participants — Casey Alcoser, Melanie Miller, Paula Schneider, Barbara Downs, Quin McLaughlin, Jordan Scogin, Emily Hansen

C of I senior art majors to present 2018 Senior Art Exhibition on April 20

April 18, 2018

Seven College of Idaho senior art majors will come together at 4:30 p.m. on Friday, April 20 to present the 2018 Senior Art Exhibition, “As Above, So Below,” at the Rosenthal Gallery of Art.

Each of the seven art majors — Melanie Miller, Casey Alcoser, Paula Schneider, Barbara Downs, Quin McLaughlin, Jordan Scogin and Emily Hansen — will present their personal artwork in a wide variety of media, from pen and ink and watercolor paints to wood, glass and acrylics. While each of the artists is presenting their unique work, they saw unifying themes begin to unveil themselves as they planned the exhibition, primarily the duality between light and darkness.

Visitors at the Whittenberger Planetarium learn more about the night sky.

C of I to celebrate Astronomy Day on April 21

April 17, 2018

The College of Idaho Math Club is partnering with the Discovery Center of Idaho and the Orma J. Smith Natural History Museum to host Astronomy Day 2018 festivities starting at 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 21 in the Boone Science Building, hosting a family-friendly event centered on celebrating the night sky.

Dignitaries are honored at the dedication of Wolfe Field Phase Two on April 13, 2018.

Wolfe Field Phase Two recognizes donors at dedication ceremony

April 13, 2018

College of Idaho Trustee Tricia Baur walked through the entryway of Wolfe Field, crossing over to the newly completed courtyard named for her late husband, Dr. Gerald M. Baur ‘66, a C of I alumnus and former chair of the Board of Trustees. She looked down at the smiling face of her partner, forever immortalized in the stone in the very center of the courtyard — and smiled back.

“Gerry would have been so honored and humbled to know this place was in his name,” Baur said. “I’m thrilled at how we’ve been able to make this design turn out so beautifully.”

Dr. Conevery Bolton Valencius

Henberg Lectureship visits American environmental history for fourth annual lecture

April 13, 2018

The College of Idaho’s Marv and Laurie Henberg Lectureship in Environmental Studies is pleased to welcome Dr. Conevery Bolton Valencius for its fourth annual lecture at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, April 17 in the Langroise Recital Hall. Valencius, currently a professor at Boston College’s department of history, will present a lecture reflecting on American environmental history entitled “Earthquakes along the Mississippi?: The Surprising Environmental History of the American Heartland…and What it May Hold for Our Future.”