Museum collections make connections

Op-ed appeared in Idaho State Journal, July 14, 2017

By Dr. Leif Tapanila, IMNH Director

You all know the Kevin Bacon game. Try to find a connection between Kevin Bacon and any actor in less than six moves. Turns

Director to Present to JFAC

Our director, Leif Tapanlia, will presenting to the Joint Finance-Appropriations Committee (JFAC) on Tuesday, Jan. 24th. Leif will be asking JFAC to approve the request for a Development Officer for the IMNH. The new Development Officer position will …

NASA funds science based internships for young women at Idaho Museum of Natural History

The NASA Idaho Space Grant Consortium (NASA ISGC) has generously funded a pilot intern program for young women in the Idaho Virtualization Lab (IVL), a research group within the Idaho Museum of Natural History at Idaho State University.

Lili Pruett scans a bone from a musk ox using a Faro Edge Arm laser scanner.

Lili Pruett