Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00 0:00
Available On Air Stations

ISU Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) Competition and Awards Ceremony

This year’s competition will be a hybrid online and in-person event on Thursday, November 9, 2023, held at the L.E. & Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center in the Black Box Theatre in Pocatello, Idaho.

KISU's McKenzie Young visits with Idaho State University's Interim Dean of the Graduate School, Tracy Collum, and Management Assistant, Angie Callaway, about ISU's Three Minute Thesis (3MT), an academic competition that cultivates students’ presentation and science communication skills.

Open to campus and community members, this competition challenges students to describe their research within three minutes to a general audience. More information and a link to the live streamed event at

McKenzie began working at the station in 2003 while moseying her way through her undergraduate degree in Communication and Rhetorical studies [2012]. Her outgoing personality and involvement in various activities makes for a perfect fit to promote campus and community organizations and events*.