News - Portland State University
Wednesday, December 2, 2015
»Eric Mankowski, Psychology faculty, received a grant from the Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues for his project "Understanding Policy Implementation: National Survey of Batterer Intervention Program State Standards Monitoring Bodies."
»Brian Bolton, Business Administration faculty, co-authored an article titled “Size, Leverage and Risk-taking of Financial Institutions,” published in the October issue of Journal of Banking and Finance.
»Diana Abu-Jaber, English faculty, authored “Lamb Two Ways,” an excerpt from her forthcoming memoir Life Without A Recipe, published on The New Yorker website, Nov. 23.
»David Cadiz, Business Administration faculty, and Donald Truxillo, Psychology faculty, co-authored an article titled “What are the Benefits of Focusing on Generation-Based Differences and at What Cost?” published in Industrial and Organizational Psycholog
»Mike Flakus, Library staff, authored "Hours API Widget" published in ExLibris Developer Network Tech Blog, Nov. 4.
»Chris Geib, Library staff, authored "Alternative Alma Offline Circulation Tool" published in ExLibris Developer Network Tech Blog, Aug. 28.
»Alex Ruzicka, Melinda Hutson and Richard Hugo, Geology faculty, with student Ryan Brown, co-authored an article titled "Shock-Induced Mobilization of Metal and Sulfide in Planetesimals: Evidence from the Buck Mountains 005 (L6 S4) Dike-Bearing Chondrite"
»Michael McGregor, English faculty, wrote an essay on Robert Lax published in the December issue of POETRY magazine and featured in the magazine's December podcast.
»Qin Lian, Business Administration faculty, co-authored an article titled “Pulsation in a Competitive Model of Advertising-Firm’s Cost Interaction,” published in the November issue of European Journal of Operational Research.
»Gerry Sussman, Urban Studies and Planning and International Studies faculty, with students Anthony M. Levenda and Dillon Mahmoudi, co-authored an article titled "The Neoliberal Politics of 'Smart': Electricity Consumption, Household Monitoring, and the En
»Joseph Bohling, History faculty, presented a paper titled "The Shock of the Local: The French Wine Industry in the Global 1970s" at the 43rd Western Society for French History Conference in Chicago, Nov. 5-7.
»Lisa K Bates, Urban Studies and Planning faculty, presented her research and practice work with communities facing gentrification in the forum "New Moves: Holding Ground, Fighting Displacement" at PolicyLink's 2015 Equity Summit in Los Angeles, Oct. 28.
»Pete Collier, Sociology emeritus faculty, presented “How to Establish That Your College Student Mentoring Program Positively Impacts Students" at the Eighth Annual Mentoring Conference at the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque.
»Scott Burns, Geology emeritus faculty, presented a talk titled "Site Characterization of Critical Structures Along the Cascadia Margin in Oregon" at the annual meeting of the Association of Environmental and Engineering Geologists in Pittsburgh, Sept. 23.
»Amy E. Borden, Theater and Film faculty, presented “Before Motion Picture World: Movies in Gilded Age American Magazines” at the conference Turning the Page: Digitization, Movie Magazines, and Historical Audience Studies, hosted by the Network of Research
»Marie Lo, English faculty, presented the keynote talk “Is Gardening Color-Blind? Neoliberal Environmentalism and Asian North American Literature,” at the Fourth Annual English Undergraduate Literature Conference at Linfield College in McMinnville, Nov. 13
»Evguenia Davidova, International Studies faculty, presented a paper titled “Serving the State: Military and Public Health Practices in the Nineteenth-Century Balkans” at the 47th National Convention of the American Slavic, Eastern European, and Eurasian S
»Nancy Price, Geology faculty, gave a lecture titled "Addressing Tectonic Questions from the Perspective of Rheology" to members of the Geological Society of Oregon Country, Nov. 13.
»Eva Nunez, Word Languages and Literatures faculty, gave an invited lecture titled "The Evolution of the Spanish Language: Diachronic Issues" at Monterey Institute of International Studies in Monterey, Calif., Nov. 19.