Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Monday, May 1, 2017
»Peter Boghossian, Philosophy faculty, wrote the chapter "Chmess, Abiding Significance, and Rabbit Holes" in Philosophy’s Future: The Problem of Philosophical Progress, published by Wiley, April 27.
»Catherine McNeur, History faculty, authored “Heritage Trees of Portland,” recently published in The Oregon Encyclopedia.
»Mellie Pullman, Business Administration faculty, co-authored an article, “Cattle, Land, People, and Accountability Systems: The Makings of a Values-Based Organisation” published in Social and Environmental Accountability Journal.
»Nichole Rigelman, Education faculty, co-edited a book, Elementary Mathematics Specialists: Developing, Refining, and Examining Programs That Support Mathematics Teaching and Learning, Information Age Publishing. She authored or co-authored four chapters i
»Silvia Boero, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented the paper "The Short Films by Laura Bispuri: Narrating Women's Bodies" at the Eighth Annual Film Symposium on New Trends in Modern and Contemporary Italian Cinema, University of Indiana, Blo
»Ken Ruoff, History faculty, participated in a roundtable discussion about the monarchy in contemporary Japan, the text of which has been published, in Japanese, in the May issue of the journal Sekai.
»Anita Bright, Education faculty, delivered a talk as a featured speaker at the annual meeting of the National Council of Supervisors of Mathematics, in San Antonio, Texas, on April 4. The title of her talk was "Sticks and Stones: An Invitation to Consider
»Cynthia Sloan, World Languages and Literatures faculty, authored “Coping with Displacement: Humor and Emigration in Inés Fernández Moreno’s La Profesora de Español,” in Modern Language Studies, Vol. 46, No. 2, Winter 2017, pp. 10-29.
»Kimberley Brown, Applied Linguistics and International Studies faculty, co-presented "Multisensory Approaches to Instruction of Learners with Learning Differences" at the Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages conference in Seattle on March 24
»Andrew G. Fountain, Geology faculty, has received an award in the amount of $97,658 from National Aeronautics and Space Administration for the project “Changing Glaciers in the American West,” which maps the topography of all the glaciers in the western U
»Susan Conrad, Applied Linguistics faculty, presented "Applying Corpus Linguistics to Improve Disciplinary Writing Instruction" at the annual conference of the American Association for Applied Linguistics in Portland, March 18-21.
»Christina Gildersleeve-Neumann, Speech and Hearing Sciences faculty, is principal investigator of a five-year National Institutes of Health grant. This grant examines speech rhythm acquisition using production and perception tasks measuring prosodic phras
»Cynthia Gómez, Cultural Resource Centers, and University Studies and Public Administration faculty, presented “Student Activism and Responses to Racism” at two Mexico City higher education institutions: Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México and Tecnoló
»Elise Granek, Environmental Science and Management faculty, and student Britta Baechler were among those awarded an Oregon Sea Grant Program development grant for $17,863 for a project entitled “Microplastics in Our Food? - Providing A Baseline for Microp
»John Hellermann, Applied Linguistics faculty, was a co-convener of a colloquium, "Applied Linguistics and Conversation Analysis: Ways of Problematizing the Monolingual Standard," at the American Association for Applied Linguistics conference, March 18-21.
»Shirley A. Jackson and Pedro Ferbel-Azcarate, Black Studies faculty, received an Internationalization Council grant funded by the Office of International Affairs at PSU for their faculty-led study abroad program in Santiago de Cuba in Cuba.
»Shirley A. Jackson, Black Studies faculty, presented “You Forgot You Were Just the Help: Bullying in Professional Associations” at the annual meeting of the Pacific Sociological Association, Portland, April 6-9. At the conference, two of Jackson's undergr