idaho schools

Luna Defends Policies
4:33 pm
Wed April 18, 2012

Idaho Schools' Luna Defends Policies During Moscow Visit

Idaho Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Luna visited Moscow, Idaho to defend his policies.
Photo courtesy Office of Idaho Superintendent of Public Instruction

Idaho Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Luna finished his post- legislative tour in Moscow on Tuesday, speaking with educators and administrators about the education reform laws approved by the state legislature.

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UI Flagship
4:12 pm
Wed April 18, 2012

Speakers Urge Idaho State Board Of Education To Reconsider UI "Flagship" Decision

The Idaho State Board of Education was asked to keep University of Idaho's "flagship" status in mission statement.
Graphic courtesy of Idaho State Board of Education

It didn’t take long for supporters of the University of Idaho to raise the flagship issue again at the meeting of the Idaho State Board of Education in Moscow Wednesday.

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Benoit Settlement
6:10 am
Wed April 18, 2012

AP Report: Settlement Between UI And Family Of Slain Student

The Associated Press reported Tuesday that the family of a University of Idaho graduate student murdered last August has agreed to a financial settlement with the university in a claim filed against the school. Katy Benoit’s family had filed a three million dollar tort claim against the UI in December. Northwest Public Radio’s Glenn Mosley recounts the events of last August in Moscow.

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UI Mission Statement
6:22 am
Mon February 20, 2012

Nellis "Disappointed" In Flagship Decision By Board Of Education

University of Idaho president Duane Nellis.
Photo courtesy University of Idaho

MOSCOW, Idaho -- University of Idaho President Duane Nellis says he’s disappointed in the decision made by the State Board of Education last week to remove the word ‘flagship’ from the university’s proposed mission statement. Northwest Public Radio’s Glenn Mosley reports.

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