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Allen receives University of Idaho honor

When shaking Sharon Allen’s hand, and exchanging salutations, it becomes apparent who the corporate chairwoman is. Allen brings the strength of her leadership into every situation; award ceremony, interview or general luncheon, which has made her one of the world’s ...

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UI leads on sustainable business solutions (access required)

National clothing maker Patagonia is tackling sustainable design in the right way: It produces its clothing in an environmentally low-impact way, and it attaches a value to that production that makes customers willing to pay a little more for the ...

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State’s research future relies on best minds, equipment (access required)

When Harold Blackman, director of the Center for Advanced Energy Studies, thinks about the future direction of research, he thinks of a nighttime satellite photograph of earth. The deep blue of the planet is shot through with tiny pinpoints of ...

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Proposals requested for solar schools projects

A grant of $2.75 million in Recovery Act funds is going to support solar systems at public schools throughout Idaho. The Idaho Office of Energy Resources is administering the grant, and has issued a Request for Qualifications seeking contractors to ...

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TVCC building topped out in Caldwell

The 39,000-square-foot building that will house a Caldwell branch of Treasure Valley Community College is externally complete. Representatives from TVCC, Oppenheimer Development Corp., Petra Construction, architect CSHQA, Caldwell East Urban Renewal Agency and the city of Caldwell planned to gather ...

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Mountjoy named dean of NNU business school 

Stephen Mountjoy, Northwest Nazarene University School of Business acting dean since August, has been named dean and will transition to the new assignment immediately. Mountjoy brings strong academic credentials and a background in business leadership to the dean’s post, the ...

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