News - April 2014 - People
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.
Monday, April 14, 2014
»Javier Faulín Fajardo, Universidad Pública de Navarra, is visiting the Maseeh College of Engineering and Computer Science this month. Fajardo specializes in operations research and logistics, and has been working with Miguel Figliozzi, Civil and Environme
»Scott Thompson, Business Administration adjunct faculty, has been re-elected to the Unitus Community Credit Union Board of Directors, on which he serves as chairman of the finance committee. Unitus is one of the largest and oldest credit unions in Oregon
Monday, April 21, 2014
»Rudy Barton, Architecture faculty, has received a prestigious Fulbright Visiting Professorship to the Glasgow School of Art in Scotland for the 2014-15 academic year — the first PSU professor to receive a Fulbright Scholar Award to travel to the United Ki
»Karen Gibson, Urban Studies faculty, and Leanne Serbulo, University Studies instructor, won the 2014 Joel Palmer Award for best article published in the spring 2013 issue of the journal Oregon Historical Quarterly for the previous year, for their article,
»Judy Bluehorse Skelton, Indigenous Nations Studies instructor, was named 2014 Outstanding Teacher of the Year by the Oregon Indian Education Association at its annual conference in Warm Springs, Ore., April 11.
»Wim Wiewel, University president, is the new chair of the American College and University Presidents’ Climate Commitment Steering Committee, which leads the organization’s network of more than 680 colleges and universities.
Monday, April 28, 2014
»Jacqueline Arante, English faculty, was elected to the American Association of University Professors National Council.
»David L. Krug, Special Education emeritus faculty, received the Retirement Association of Portland State’s Outstanding Retired Faculty Award at the President’s Annual Gathering for Retired Faculty and Staff at University Place, April 17. Krug, who retired
»Dennis Stovall, English emeritus faculty, has received a Fulbright Specialist assignment at Loughborough University in the United Kingdom, where, beginning April 24, he will work with faculty and administration on the developing curriculum in a program mo