Two teams of Idaho State University civil and environmental engineering students finished in the top 10 at the 2019 Precast/Prestressed Institute (PCI) Big Beam Competition.In this national competition, ISU’s team RAMA finished second in the nation, with 56.5 points, just behind the winner, Lehigh University’s Precasta’s Paradise, which had 60 points. ISU’s Dream Beam team finished 10th with 44 points. In this contest, university students from across the country compete to create the best precast, prestressed concrete structural beam design in a hands-on learning experience.
A group of Idaho State professors from the Kasiska Division of Health Sciences recently returned from a trip abroad, with a fresh vigor in their intent to share medical knowledge and collaborate with another health care focused university - the University of Namibia in Windhoek.
Registration is open for the Idaho State University 2019 Homecoming Parade that will be held on Saturday, Oct. 12. Parade entries are due by 5 p.m. Friday, Sept. 27. After this date a $50 late fee applies. No entries will be accepted after 5 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 4.