News - Presented
Monday, November 24, 2014
»Cindy Baccar, registrar, presented “Credit for Prior Learning: Academic Policy & Transcript Practices — A Registrar's Perspective” at the Pacific Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers annual conference, Portland, Nov. 11.
»Molly Blalock and Turner Masland, Library, co-presented "Moving Mountains: Migrating a Consortium to a New Integrated Library System” with Bronwyn Dorhofer and Anya Arnold at the Access Services Conference, Atlanta, Nov. 14.
»Scott Burns, Geology emeritus faculty, co-organized the Western Regional Soil Conference of the Natural Resource Conservation Service at PSU last summer. He presented two talks: "Dynamic Geology of the Oregon Country" and "Terroir of Wine Soils in Oregon,
»Craig Epplin, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented "The Pedestrian Ecology of Francis Alÿs" to the material research group, Stanford University, Nov. 11.
»David Ervin, Institute for Sustainable Solutions, spoke to the Multnomah Athletic Club Listen and Learn series about "Uncovering the Truth about GMOs,” Portland, Nov. 14.
»Erin Jensen, Office of Admissions, co-presented "(P)re-Entry: Helping Gap Year Students Transition to College," at the Regional NAFSA: Association of International Educators conference, Portland, Nov. 6.
»John Hall, Economics and International Studies faculty, presented the co-authored paper “The Emergence of Evolutionary-Institutional Thought in Russia” at the 26th annual conference of the European Association for Evolutionary Political Economy, Nicosia,
»Susan Kirtley, English faculty, presented a paper titled "One Day at a Time: Fabula, Syuzhet, and the Storyworld in Lynn Johnston’s Sentimental Scrapbook" at the International Comic Arts Forum, Ohio State University, Nov. 14.
»Joan Petit, Library faculty, presented “Coffee and Donuts, Puppies and Legos: Finals Stress Relief Activities in Academic Libraries” at the Library Communications Conference, Mt. Laurel, N.J., Oct. 6.
»Will Parnell, Curriculum and Instruction Early Childhood Education faculty, presented a paper titled "Fostering Intelligent Moderation in the Next Generation: Insights from ReMidia-Inspired Reuse Materials Education" at the National Association of Early C
»Linnea Spitzer and Darby Smith, Intensive English Language Program, presented "Cohesion, Clarity, and Complexity: Comparing the Use of Referential Chains in L1 and L2 Writing" at the 2014 Symposium on Second Language Writing, Tempe, Ariz., Nov. 15.
»J.J.P. Veerman, Mathematics and Statistics faculty, delivered a colloquium lecture on “Control of Transients” in the physics department of the University of Crete, Nov. 13.
Monday, November 17, 2014
»Craig Epplin, World Languages and Literatures faculty, spoke about contemporary art during the International Education Week event “Emergent World Thought: Violence, Desire and the Revolutionary Body” at Babson College, Babson Park, Mass., Nov. 4.
»Ella Bozigar, Naoko Horikawa, Michele Miller, Anam Pasha, Karin Tittelbach and Susan Westby, Intensive English Language Program, hosted "Site Visit to the Intensive English Language Program (IELP) at PSU," with a focus on the IELP front line operations an
»Michele Gamburd, Anthropology faculty, presented “Micro-practices of Marginalization: Governance in Sri Lankan Tsunami Camps” at the 43rd annual Conference on South Asia at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, Oct. 16.
»David Johns, Political Science faculty, presented “Lessons from Previous and Ongoing Efforts to Organize Large Landscape Conservation” at the 2014 National Workshop on Large Landscape Conservation in Washington, D.C., Oct 24.
»Eva Nunez, World Languages and Literature faculty, presented "Morphological Ergativity and Ergative Languages in Contact with Spanish" and chaired the panel “Diachronic Spanish Linguistics” at the Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association annual con
»Anoop Mirpuri, English faculty, presented on the panel "Keywords in Critical Prison Studies" at the annual meeting of the American Studies Association in Los Angeles, Nov. 8.
»Leena Shrestha and Karen Kennedy, Advising and Career Services, presented "Refugee and Immigrant Students: Cross-Campus Collaboration to Support their Success" at the Regional NAFSA: Association of International Educators conference in Portland, Nov. 5.