Two of this year’s presenters at the 2018 Annual Meeting of the Society of Toxicology will be none other than senior College of Idaho science students Claire Otero and Jacob Noeker, whose research both earned them the prestigious Pfizer Society of Toxicology Undergraduate Student Travel Award to attend and present at the SOT meeting with all expenses paid — an honor granted to only 14 undergraduate students in the country.
The College of Idaho has produced thousands of bright students in its 127-year history, including seven Rhoades Scholars who have each gone on to success within their chosen fields. Today, the College remembers one such Rhodes Scholar, Thomas G. “Tom” McFadden ’68, who passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017 at the age of 71.
On Jan. 31, The College of Idaho will soft open the Cruzen-Murray Library for students on campus, but before that can happen there is a secret force working behind the scenes ensuring that this will be possible.
To honor the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr., the College of Idaho has planned a number of events both before and on Martin Luther King Day meant to encourage the community to unite against inequality and promote service and empathy on both a local and national level.
While almost every student attending The College of Idaho receives some form of financial aid, incoming students applying for the 2018-2019 school year will be able to apply for one of the most prestigious and valuable scholarships available in the state of Idaho: the full-tuition Heritage Scholarship.
Just like any modern monarch, rodeo royalty is deep in the blood of College of Idaho senior Betsy West. In the 107 years since the first ever Pendleton Round-Up in Oregon, three generations of West’s family have been representatives on the rodeo’s court, including her great-grandmother in 1934 and 1935, her mother in 1989, and her sister in 2014.
This spring, classes at The College of Idaho will be in session for more than just its enrolled students thanks to the College’s Community Learning program, which will feature 28 exciting classes open to all members of the community.