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Archived Features

Our Students

Young researcher finds home in UI labs

Sophomore awarded Goldwater Scholarship for undergraduate efforts

Read about Elyce Gosselin

Most Awesome Video Contest 2015

We challenged students to make a short video showing why it’s exciting to study science at the University of Idaho.

Watch these awesome videos

Our Faculty

Digging Into the World of Copper

UI professor’s research reveals new patterns in how economically important copper deposits are distributed across the Earth.

Read about Yanites's research

2015 University and Science Awards

College of Science faculty receive awards from the University of Idaho and the College of Science

Congratulations to our faculty

Discover Idaho’s Wildflowers with New App

University of Idaho’s Stillinger Herbarium joins Northwest partners to make plant information available to the public.

Learn about Idaho's Wildflower App

A Better Prosthetic

UI biology researcher models complex muscle interactions to help make prosthetic devices less painful

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Menopause and Microbiomes

A partnership with a multinational consumer products company helps improve women's health.

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Chemistry in the Classroom

Longtime professor “Doc” Bitterwolf named AAAS Fellow for dedication to teaching, research

Read about Doc's achievement

Studying the History of Moving Mountains

Geology professor investigates how plate tectonics helped an ancient mountain range disappear.

Learn about the mountain range lost to time

Confronting Ebola with Computers

New working group uses advanced modeling techniques to understand evolution, spread of deadly virus.

Learn how modeling is helping fight Ebola

College of Science Recipients | Excellence Awards

College of Science faculty recognized during the Excellence Awards held on April 29, 2014.

Congratulations to our faculty

COS students and faculty honored with the Alumni Association’s Award for Excellence

Five College of Science students and two faculty members were selected in December to receive the UI Alumni Association’s Award for Excellence

Read more about the award winners

College of Science and Community

Farewell and Welcome from the Advisory Board

The Advisory Board bids farewell to six members and welcomes two new members. The board advises and supports the College of Science with student recruitment, job placements, curricular matters, and outreach.

Learn about our Advisory Board members

Remembering an Icon

Chemistry professor Malcolm M. Renfrew leaves decades-long legacy at University of Idaho

Read more about Professor Emeritus Renfrew

Our Alumni

Kay and Sam Bacharach | Jim Lyle Award

Kay '69 and Sam '68 Bacharach were honored with the Jim Lyle award at a public ceremony March 11 in Arlington, Virginia.

Read about the Bacharach's volunteer service to U of I

Kathryn and Lawrence Knight STEM Faculty Fellowship

The fellowship will support work in the Colleges of Science and Education to enhance science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education in the state.

Meet the Knights

Seeley Scholarship Endowment

Dr. James '58 and Marsha Seeley recently made a gift to establish the James and Marsha Seeley College of Science Scholarship Endowment.

Read about the endowment

Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of Idaho’s first Ph.D. Degrees

The May 2013 commencement exercises took on special significance as they marked the 50th anniversary of the first Ph.D. degrees awarded by the University of Idaho

Read about those who received the first Ph.D. degrees

Alumni Awards

The College of Science Alumni Awards program recognizes outstanding alumni and friends for their professional accomplishments and service to society and the university.

Learn about our Alumni Awards


College of Science

Physical Address:
Mines 321

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Drive MS 3025
Moscow, ID 83844-3025

Phone: 208-885-6195

Fax: 208-885-6904


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