The winter evening chill was the last thing on the mind of College of Idaho senior music major Dallin Kroon as he marched down Blaine Street into downtown Caldwell pounding on his drum alongside the rest of the C of I Marching Band during the 15th Annual Treasure Valley Night Light Parade on Dec. 2.
College of Idaho senior mathematics-physics and environmental studies double major Natasha Dacic has already earned a great number of accolades during her time as a Yote — and now she has a new award to add to her list of accomplishments.
At The College of Idaho, the music halls will be decked with more than just holly as the school rings in the holiday season with four performances from music ensembles and individual students between Nov. 29 and Dec. 3.
Coming December 5-7th, Caldwell will be host to the twinkling delights of The Nutcracker. This holiday ballet is a beloved tradition for many, and Eugene Ballet Company is dutifully carrying that torch as they tour the Northwest, stopping for three days of performance in The College of Idaho’s very own Jewett Auditorium. This masterfully choreographed piece will surely be the artistic highlight of the snowy season. An epic set immerses the audience in the wonder of the Snowy Kingdom and The Land of the Sweets, transforming the stage into a true winter wonderland.
The College of Idaho’s Morrison Quadrangle will soon brighten with shining purple lights to ring in the start of the holiday season as the College celebrates its 5th Annual Holiday Tree Lighting at 7 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 27.
Little, who is one of several Republican candidates running for governor next year, was invited by the C of I’s Republican Club to speak on campus as part of a series of candidate visits the club intends to organize throughout the school year leading up to 2018’s midterm elections. Junior history major and Republican Club President Lauren Smyser said the forums are intended to generate discussion among C of I students and give them the opportunity to personally learn more about their local and state candidates.
On Monday, Nov. 20, eight talented women of The College of Idaho will take a trip down the rabbit hole of Jewett Auditorium and enter into Wonderland in the name of charity as they compete for the title of “Miss C of I” at one of the school year’s most entertaining student events.
With the opening of a new Student Research Room in the basement of Boone Hall, The College of Idaho’s Department of Mathematics and Physical Sciences (MAPS) welcomed back emeritus faculty members and successful alumni of the program to celebrate the occasion with an open house reception and colloquium talk.