News - July 2012 - Presented
Tuesday, July 31, 2012
»Sue Taylor, Art History faculty, was a featured speaker presenting "Museums, Movies, Magazines: What Grant Wood Saw" at the 40th Annual Grant Wood Festival in Anamosa, Iowa, sponsored by Mt. Mercy University, June 10.
»Randall Bluffstone, Economics faculty, presented a paper, "Social Coordination, Rural Livelihoods and Natural Capital Investments: Evidence from Ethiopia," at the Nordic Development Conference held in Gothenburg, Sweden, June 18-19. The paper is co-author
»Darrell Brown and Scott Marshall, Business Administration faculty, presented “Voluntary Environmental Disclosure Quality and Firm Value: Further Evidence” at the European Accounting Conference in Ljubljana, Slovenia on May 10.
»Annabelle Dolidon, World Languages and Literatures, presented "Being French: Preparing Your Students with Tu sais quoi?! for Life in a Francophone Country" at the 85th American Association of Teachers of French Conference in Chicago, July 5 to 8.
»Tom Fisher, English faculty, presented "Making Sense: Jacques Rancière and the Language Poets" at the Louisville Conference on Literature and Culture Since 1900, Louisville, Ky., in February; and presented "Literary Communism and Language Poetry" at the U
»Emily Ford and Kimberly Willson-St. Clair, Library faculty, presented "Libraries & Humanism: A Book Discussion" at the 2012 Oregon Library Association Annual Conference, Bend, April 27. At the conference, Ford also presented “What's in Your Filter Bubble?
»Ted Khoury, Business Administration faculty, presented “Exclusivity in Biotechnology Licensing: What Makes Licensors Restrict Their Options?” at the Second Annual Lundquist College of Business Research Workshop on Innovation, Sustainability, and Entrepren
»Tom Larsen, Library faculty, co-presented "Building and Evaluating a Collaborative Consortial Demand-Driven Cataloging Workflow" and also gave an invited presentation "Managing Metadata for the Orbis Cascade Alliance Demand-Driven Acquisitions Project" at
»Eric Mankowski, Psychology faculty, and students Wendy Viola and Mary Gray presented a paper, "The Moderating Effect of within Group Similarity on Change in a Strengths-Based Program for Incarcerated Adolescent Males," at the International Community Psych
»Desiree Pacheco, Business Administration faculty, presented “Strategic Responses to Social Movement Pressures: The Case of Clean Energy” at the Second Annual Lundquist College of Business Research Workshop on Innovation, Sustainability, and Entrepreneursh
»Lihong Qian, Business Administration faculty, presented “Firm Boundaries, Capabilities, and Technological Change: Evidence from the Biofuels Industry” at the Second Annual Lundquist College of Business Research Workshop on Innovation, Sustainability, and
»David Ritchie, Communication faculty, presented a paper, "Metaphorical Frame Conflicts in a Public Meeting," at a conference on Living With Uncertainty: Empathy, in London, June 10. He also was an invited participant at a workshop on measuring the effecti
»Robert Schroeder, Library faculty, presented "Moving from Fantasy to Adventure by Grounding Information Literacy Instruction in Critical Thinking Models" at the American Library Association Annual Conference in Anaheim, Calif., June 24.
»Anousha Sedighi, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented her research "Exploring Linguistic Characteristics of Heritage Persian Speakers" at the poster session of the National Heritage Languages Resource Center's summer institute held at UCLA.
»Michael J. Smith, Education faculty, delivered a keynote address, "Preparing Students for 2025 in an Economic Downturn: A Faculty Perspective From a Public Urban University," at the first annual super conference for three regional affiliates of the Associ