News - March 2013 - Portland State University
Monday, March 4, 2013
»Sean Kohles, Mechanical and Materials and Biology faculty, co-authored “Forensic Epidemiologic and Biomechanical Analysis of a Pelvic Cavity Blowout Injury Associated with Ejection from a Personal Watercraft (Jet-ski)” published in the Journal of Forensic
»Michihiro Kosuge, Art emeritus faculty, will have his sculptures included in an exhibition at the Portland Institute for Contemporary Art, March 16 to May 11. He and his work were also was featured on an episode of Oregon Art Beat on OPB TV, Feb. 28 and r
»Per Henningsgaard, English faculty, presented "Digital Publishing and the Future of Place-Based Literatures" at the annual conference of the American Association of Australasian Literary Studies in Washington, D.C., Feb. 16.
»Kimberly Kahn, Psychology faculty, presented her research "Deadly Consequences: The Moderating Effects of Environmental and Physical Cues on Decisions to Shoot" at the Society for Personality and Social Psychology Annual Conference in New Orleans.
»Franz Rad, Civil and Environmental Engineering, served on the organizing committee of the Earthquake Engineering Research Institute Annual Meeting held in Seattle, Feb. 12-15. Rad also moderated a panel on “Retrofit and Rehabilitation of Vulnerable Buildi
»Dilafruz Williams, Education faculty, gave the workshop “We Live in a Connected World: Foundational and Integrated Curriculum Design” to department chairs and executive leaders at Lady Doak College, Madurai, India.
»Meredith Farkas, Library faculty, authored "Building and Sustaining a Culture of Assessment: Best Practices for Change Leadership" published in Reference Services Review, Vol. 41, Issue 1. A copy of the article can be accessed in PDXScholar.
»Arthur Hendricks, Library faculty, and Sherry Buchanan, Library staff, authored "From Exhaustion to Exhilaration: Assessing Librarian Job Satisfaction with Virtual Reference" published in Library Hi Tech, Vol. 31, Issue 1.
»James Hite, Extended Campus faculty, authored the book, Second Best: The Rise of the American Vice Presidency, Cognella Academic Publishing, San Diego.