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Free Summer Movies at the University of Idaho to Begin Friday, June 18

MOSCOW - Classic throwbacks, suspenseful action and comedies will be center stage at the University of Idaho during this year’s FREE 2021 Summer Cinema event. The Department of Student Involvement, in conjunction with Administrative Operations and Auxiliary Services, has scheduled a FREE movie series this summer. Half of the movies will be shown as a part of the Screen on the Green series on the Theophilus Tower Lawn; the other half at the Moscow Drive-In at the ASUI-Kibbie Activity Center parking lot (Lot 57).
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Moscow, IDShoshone News Press

Silver Valley scholars make U of I 2021 Spring Semester Dean’s List

MOSCOW — The University of Idaho is pleased to make available the 2021 Spring Dean’s List. A total of 2,807 students qualified for the Dean’s List for the Spring 2021 semester, which ended May 14. To qualify for the Dean’s List, U of I students must maintain at least a 3.5 GPA on a minimum of 12 graded credits during the semester.
Orofino, IDLewiston Morning Tribune

Students pull double duty

OROFINO — Adorned in multicolored tassels separating them from their classmates, two Orofino High School students walked to accept their high school diplomas Friday. But it wasn’t a new experience for Annie Vaage and Fletcher Wahl. Four weeks earlier, they had received their associate degrees. Vaage, 18, was born in...
Moscow, IDLewiston Morning Tribune

Nezperce Will Send Fifteen Boys and Girls to University of Idaho Today.

Nezperce, June 14. — Members of the boys’ and girls’ clubs of the Nezperce community to the number of 15 will leave tomorrow morning for Moscow to attend club short course at the University of Idaho, which starts with a reception and program at the Moscow Methodist church tomorrow evening. The course will last until June 22 and will include lectures and demonstrations, stock judging, sports and picnics. A joint picnic Thursday with the clubs of Washington State college will be a feature.
Moscow, IDPosted by
Moscow Pullman Daily News

A class with ‘undeniable grit’

After a school year disrupted by a global pandemic, 164 Moscow High School graduates received their diplomas Friday evening, celebrating success in the face of uncertain and shifting school schedules and instructional methods, among other challenges. Ahead of the ceremony, graduate Ashlin Havelin, who was born and raised in Moscow...
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Moscow Pullman Daily News

‘Natural leader’ heads to next phase

After years of taking on roles in student leadership and advocacy, graduating Moscow High School senior Laurel Hicke plans to use her enthusiasm for civic engagement to forge a career in political science. Hicke said she’s participated in a number of student and community organizations, including the high school’s human...
Lewiston, IDLewiston Morning Tribune

Lewiston student to compete in preliminaries of national spelling bee on Saturday

Ashland Schnell of Sacajawea Middle School is among 209 students across the globe participating in the Scripps National Spelling Bee preliminaries this weekend, marking the eighth grader’s last year of eligibility in the competition. After earning first place in the 35th annual Inland Northwest Regional Spelling Bee, the qualifying event...
Latah County,

UI lifts mask mandate while vaccination rates remain low

On May 17, President Scott Green announced that face masks would be lifted at the University of Idaho in response to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidelines. The CDC stated that fully vaccinated people can continue normal activities without wearing face coverings and social distancing if these standards are not required by local regulations.
Moscow, IDDaily Evergreen

Moscow High School graduate’s music career takes off

A Moscow High School graduate from the class of 2021 was inspired to begin her music career after growing up with health problems. Singer-songwriter Izzy Burns found her love for composing and performing music after having a pulmonary aspiration as a newborn. Burns said she was born with pulmonary problems...
Kootenai, IDCoeur d'Alene Press

NIC responds to complaint

After a complaint from four regional human rights task forces sparked a national investigation into the institution's accreditation, North Idaho College assured it is eager to prove its good standing in higher education. NIC addressed the complaint and subsequent Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities investigation in a 16-page report...
Idaho StateCoeur d'Alene Press

North Idaho's Merit Scholars

As the 2020-2021 school year closes, doors for North Idaho's high-achieving students are opening. Students across Idaho have risen to the occasion to earn National Merit Scholarships. Founded in 1955 to conduct the National Merit Scholarship program, the not-for-profit National Merit Scholarship Corporation operates without government assistance. The majority of...
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Moscow Pullman Daily News

Learning outside

Students with the University of Idaho’s College of Art and Architecture are knee-deep in another community project after updating the exterior of One World Cafe in downtown Moscow, this time designing and building an outdoor classroom for Moscow’s McDonald Elementary. UI Architecture Professor Scott Lawrence said the new outdoor classroom...
Saint Maries, IDSaint Maries Gazette-Record

SMHS has new principal for first time in two decades

Though unexpected, Chris Asbury said taking the principal job at St. Maries High School was an opportunity he welcomed. Asbury, a 1995 SMHS graduate who has worked in education since 2000, was hired this spring to replace longtime principal John Cordell, who leaves the district after 23 years. “The staff...

Idaho FFA state CDEs return to in-person format

Idaho FFA State Career Development Events return to the traditional in-person format after going virtual a year ago on COVID-19 concerns. The competitions are slated for June 8-11 at the University of Idaho in Moscow. From 800 to 1,200 students are expected to participate. “Students have the opportunity to compete...