News - November 2013 - Presented
Monday, November 4, 2013
»Mel Gurtov, Political Science emeritus faculty, gave three talks in Riverside, Calif., on his latest book, Will This Be China’s Century? at Riverside Community College, at the World Affairs Council of the Inland Empire, and at the University of California
»David Johns, Political Science faculty, presented a plenary address, "The Politics of Ensuring the Survival of Wildlands," at the 10th World Wilderness Congress in Salamanca, Spain, Oct 6.
»Beth Lloyd-Pool, Institute for Sustainable Solutions faculty, was a presenter for the session So, You Think That's a Sustainability Course?!? at the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education conference in Nashville, Tenn., Oct.
»Anne McClanan, Art + Design faculty, presented "The Poetics of Time and Place: Reassessing Notions of Hellenism in Cavafy's Byzantine Poems" at Georgia State University, Atlanta, Georgia.
»Jilma Meneses, Global Diversity and Inclusion, was a panelist for the session Stronger Together: Collaboration Opportunities for Campus Diversity Officers and Campus Sustainability Officers at the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Highe
»Dustin Morrow, Theatre + Film faculty, gave a TED Talk, titled “Better Living Through Music,” at TEDxBellingham in Bellingham, Wash., Nov. 12. His talk addressed the themes of his recent award-winning feature film musical, Everything Went Down.
»Tracy Prince, Portland Center for Public Humanities, was the keynote presenter with her book, Culture Wars in British Literature: Multiculturalism and National Identity, at the AmeriCymru and Portland Center for Public Humanities event Culture Wars: Other
»Alex Ruzicka and Melinda Hutson, Geology faculty, presented a paper, titled "Evidence from Silicate-Bearing Iron Meteorites for the Nature of Asteroidal Differentiation," at the Workshop on Planetesimal Formation and Differentiation in Washington, D.C., O
»Heather Spalding and Vicki Wise, Enrollment Management and Student Affairs, facilitated the workshop Creating Leadership for Sustainability in Student Affairs at the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education conference in Nashv
Tuesday, November 12, 2013
»Scott Burns, Geology faculty, presented a paper, “Advances in the Study of Landslides in the Last 50 years in Engineering Geology,” at the Geological Society of America’s 125th Anniversary Annual Meeting & Exposition in Denver, Colo., Oct. 27-30. In addi
»Alan Cabelly, Business Administration faculty, presented “Strategic Negotiation for the Modern Human Resource Executive” at the Northwest Human Resource Management Association 75th Annual Conference in Tacoma, Wash., Oct. 10.
»Julia Freybote, Business Administration faculty, presented her paper, titled “Institutional Investor Sentiment, Liquidity Risk and Systematic Risk in REITs,” at the 2013 Maastricht-NUS-MIT Real Estate Finance and Investment Symposium, hosted by Maastricht
»Tom Gillpatrick, Business Administration faculty, presented “Driving and Creating Brand Value through Brand Equity” at the Portland International Center for Management of Engineering and Technology 2013 Conference in San Jose, Calif., July 2013.
»David Johns, Political Science faculty, presented a plenary address, “The Emergence and Importance of Very Large-Scale Restoration,” and a paper, “Mobilization and Community Building for Large-Scale Restoration,” at the 5th World Conference on Ecological
»J.R. "Jones" Estes and Annie Knepler, University Studies faculty, presented "Teaching Student Resiliency Requires Faculty Adaptability: Two Case Study Comparisons" at the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education conference in
Monday, November 18, 2013
»Judy Bluehorse Skelton, Indigenous Nations Studies faculty, presented “Reclaiming the Urban Forest for Food, Medicine and Ceremony: A Collaborative Process” at the second annual Tribal Green Summit, hosted by the Snoqualmie Tribe of Washington in Portland
»Anita Bright, Curriculum and Instruction faculty, and James Gambrell, doctoral candidate in the Graduate School of Education, facilitated a workshop titled "Erasing Myths of Justice and Meritocracy: Embracing Critical Race Theory in Teacher Education" at
»Cynthia-Lou Coleman, Communication faculty, was one of 12 international scholars invited to participate in a three-day risk communication workshop, titled “Marine Health Matters,” sponsored by the National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis and
»John Hall, Economics and International Studies faculty, organized the panel “Methodology, Ontology, and Institutional Evolution” and presented the co-authored paper “Thorstein Veblen and Evolutionary Methodology: Establishing His Three Approaches” at the
»Jay Gopalakrishnan, Mathematics and Statistics faculty, has given invited talks and lectures around the world in the past six months. In June, he gave an invited talk at the Numerical Solution of Partial Differential Equations: Theory, Algorithms and thei
»Yasmeen Hanoosh, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented her paper, “The Exilic and the Other: Iraqi Fiction in Diaspora and the Discursive Reenactment of Ethno-Religious Identities,” at the Arabic Literature: Migration, Diaspora, Exile, Estran
»Junghee Lee, Art faculty, presented a paper, titled “The Paintings of Guunmong, the Cloud Dream of the Nine,” in the Yeongwol International Museum Forum in Yeongwol, Korea, on Oct. 24.
»Sheila Martin, Institute of Portland Metropolitan Studies faculty, presented “Improving the Flow of Information Through Technology Networks: A Case Study of Policy in Slovenia” at the fifth annual Global Venture Lab Academic Summit, Nov. 4.
»Eva Nunez, World Languages and Literature faculty, chaired the panel “Diachronic Applications in Spanish Linguistics” and presented “A Case Study in the Confusion of Bilabial and Labiodental Sounds in Spanish” at the Pacific Ancient and Modern Language As
»Susan Wladaver-Morgan, Pacific Historical Review staff, chaired and commented on a session, titled “‘The National Question’ Down Under: 19th- and 20th-Century Australian Exhibitions and Nationalism,” at the North American Conference on British Studies ann
Monday, November 25, 2013
»Anita Bright, Curriculum and Instruction faculty, and education alumna Katy Alexander presented a paper, titled “Passing the Reins, Taking the Reins, Sharing the Reins: Flattening Hierarchies One Relationship at a Time,” at the American Educational Studie
»Scott Broussard and Nelson Sigrah, Advising and Career Services, gave a presentation on their award-winning radio show, Turntable Advising, at the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators 2013 Western Regional Conference held in Salt Lake
»Ashley Campbell, ASRC, presented at the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators 2013 Western Regional Conference
»Jack Corbett, Public Administration faculty, and alumna Mandy Elder presented “Building Food Platforms for Local Sustainability: An Assessment of Mexican Experience” at the Yale Food Systems Symposium in New Haven, Conn., Oct. 18-19.
»Dave Ervin, Institute for Sustainable Solutions, presented “Common Pool Resource Issues in Managing Herbicide Resistant Weeds” at the national conference Public Policies, Research and the Economics of Herbicide Resistance Management, co-sponsored by the U
»Susan Kirtley, English faculty, presented a paper, titled “Many Lives to Live: Narration and Focalization in Dykes to Watch Out For,” at the Festival of Cartoon Art held at Ohio State University as part of the Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum grand
»Richard Lycan, Institute on Aging, presented “Which Blue Lake: Management of Lake Data in the National Hydro Dataset” at a joint meeting of the Oregon Lakes Association and the Washington State Lake Protection Association in Vancouver, Wash., Oct. 17.
»Swapna Mukhopadhyay, Curriculum and Instruction faculty, presented “Culturally Responsive Mathematics Teaching for Alaska Schools” at Sharing Our Knowledge: A Conference of Tlingit Tribes and Clans, in Juneau, Alaska, Nov. 8.
»Anoop Mirpuri, English faculty, presented a paper, titled “Resisting Ordinary Punishment, or Against Prison Reform: Abolition in an Age of Crisis,” at the Ray Warren Symposium on Race and Ethnic Studies at Lewis & Clark College, Nov. 13-15.
»CeCe Ridder, Diversity and Multicultural Student Services, co-presented “Multiracial College Students: Understanding the Landscape of a Changing Demographic” at the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators 2013 Western Regional Conference,
»Tracy Prince, Portland Center for Public Humanities, presented “The Forgotten Native American History of Early Portland” at five branches of Multnomah County Library in November.
»Cindy Skaruppa and Yi Cao, Enrollment Management, presented “Four-Year Graduation Guarantee: Predicting Variables for Retention and Graduation at a Large Public University” at the 2013 Pacific Northwest Association for Institutional Research and Planning