News - April 2014 - College of Urban & Public Affairs
Thursday, April 3, 2014
Monday, April 7, 2014
»Gerry Sussman, Urban Studies and Planning and International Studies faculty, was interviewed about the U.S. response to the Ukraine conflict on California radio station KKRN, March 29.
»Sheila Martin, Institute of Portland Metropolitan Studies faculty, presented “State of Child and Maternal Health: Trends from Greater Portland Pulse” for the City Club of Portland Friday Forum, March 21.
»Meg Merrick, Institute of Portland Metropolitan Studies faculty, presented “Greater Portland Pulse: Challenges to Measuring Equity” at the Governing for Racial Equity Conference in Portland, March 25.
Wednesday, April 9, 2014
»Alumni in the News: Kelvin Hall wants to bring 'an independent voice' to county politics: Multnomah County District 2 election
Thursday, April 10, 2014
Friday, April 11, 2014
Monday, April 14, 2014
»G.L.A. Harris and Theresa Julnes Keleka Kaimanu, Public Administration faculty, presented papers on a panel about Yesterday’s Worries, Today’s Realities: Challenges Facing Higher Education at the American Society for the Public Administration 2014 Annual
»Nathan McClintock, Urban Studies and Planning faculty, received a grant from the Government of Quebec for the project “Growing Governance: Comparing Participatory Policymaking and Planning for Urban Agriculture in Montreal, Quebec and Portland, Oregon.”
Monday, April 21, 2014
»Jennifer Dill, Urban Studies and Planning and OTREC faculty, gave a keynote talk, titled “Designing Neighborhoods for Healthy, Active Families: What the Research is Telling Us,” at the Utah American Planning Association spring 2014 conference in Springdal
»Sherril Gelmon, Public Administration faculty, and alumna Paige Hatcher presented “Improvement for Physicians-in-Training: A Longitudinal Curriculum” as both oral and poster presentations at the International Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare in P
»Jason R. Jurjevich, Population Research Center and Urban Studies and Planning faculty, presented “Who’s Not Counted? Same-Sex Demographics and the U.S. Census” at the Association of American Geographers Annual Meeting in Tampa, Fla., April 8-12.
»Kevin Kecskes, Public Administration faculty, presented “When Crossing the Street is an Issue: Building Communities and Leaders by Keeping off the Pavement” at the Western Region Campus Compact Consortium’s 17th Annual Continuums of Service Conference, Ho
»L. Kris Gowen, Criminology faculty, co-authored “The Meaning of Respect in Romantic Relationships Among Low-Income African-American Adolescents,” published in the Journal of Adolescent Research, April 2014.
»The Oregonian: Nearly 3 in 4 Portlanders stopped by Portland police last year say they were treated fairly, PSU study finds
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Friday, April 25, 2014
Monday, April 28, 2014
»Mel Gurtov, Political Science emeritus faculty, organized and presented on China’s perspective at the World Affairs Council of Oregon conference, “Pacific Conflicts: China, Japan and the U.S.,” in Portland, April 15; and spoke on his latest book, Will Thi
»Nathan McClintock, Urban Studies and Planning faculty, presented “Sustainability, Sacrifice, and Scale: Residential Gardens in Portland, Oregon” at the Association of American Geographers Annual Meeting in Tampa, Fla., April 11.
»Billie Sandberg, Public Administration faculty, presented the paper “Information and the Everyday Maker” with her co-author, Thomas Catlaw, at the 2014 Western Political Science Association Annual Meeting in Seattle, April 19.