(Photo Credit: Idaho State University Facebook Page)

The 10th Annual Celebrate Idaho State event will be held this coming Wednesday, February 12, 2020, from 4 to 6:30 p.m. at the ISU Pond Student Union Building.

According to the Idaho State University website, ““This event celebrates the close relationship that ISU has with the communities of Southeast Idaho,” said Allyson Johnson, Celebrate Idaho State co-chair. ““We invite the community to ISU’s campus to learn more about this great institution and enjoy educational exhibits, entertainment and free food.”

More than 50 ISU groups will provide a variety of entertainment, art, culture, information, and scientific displays and demonstrations. Some examples of booths are hands-on chemistry activities that include “smoking cheese puffs” by ISU Chemistry; 3D printing by the College of Technology CADD program; art projects served by the ISU art department; artifacts and virtual reality headsets provided by the Idaho Museum of Natural History; scientific trivia questions and spinner wheel by ISU Molecular Research Core Facility; blood pressure and cholesterol testing by the ISU College of Pharmacy; anatomical models provided by the physical therapy programs; and ISU athletes and Benny the Bengal providing giveaways and autographs.

Highlights of the event include:

• The ISU Credit Union is giving away 800 kids T-shirts.
• Idaho Central Credit Union is sponsoring a coloring contest that features a grand prize of a Nintendo Switch and other prizes.
• Free potato bar dinner.
• Free tickets to the Bengal Movie Theater
• BOGO tickets to the Idaho Museum of Natural History
• Free bowling at the Pond Student Union.”

To learn more about the event, visit: https://www.isu.edu/news/2020-spring/celebrate-idaho-state-a-communiversity-event-set-feb-12-at-pond-student-union.html



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