News - College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Monday, April 21, 2014
»Donald Truxillo, Psychology faculty, presented an invited talk, “Supporting the Health and Well-Being of Older Workers through Intervention Research,” for the European Network of Organizational Psychologists in Paris, France.
»Heejun Chang, Geography faculty, and former student Wes Hoyer authored a paper, titled “Development of Future Land Cover Change Scenarios in the Metropolitan Fringe, Oregon, U.S., with Stakeholder Involvement,” published in the journal Land, March 2014.
»Dirgham H. Sbait, World Languages and Literatures faculty, was invited to present a public lecture on “Palestinian Folk Poetry As Extemporized-Sung Rhymes: Genres, Major Topics, and the Learning and Training Process of the Poet-Singers of this Popular Zaj
»Christine M. Rose, English faculty, presented “Le Ménagier de Paris in the Bibliothèque Nationale de Luxembourg: MS 95 Rediscovered” at the Society for Textual Scholarship’s International Interdisciplinary Conference at the University of Washington in Sea
»John Hall, Economics and International Studies faculty, participated in the 56th Annual Conference of the Western Social Science Association, serving as president of the Association for Institutional Thought, and co-presenting the coauthored paper “The Em
»Jeff Gerwing, Environmental Science and Management faculty, presented a paper titled, “Innovation and Evolution Over 10 Years of Collaborative Ecosystem Restoration Efforts on the Mount Hood National Forest, Oregon” at the 85th Annual Meeting of the North
»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.
Wednesday, April 16, 2014
»The Oregonian: Portland biotech firm wins $3 million federal grant to make low-cost cure for malaria
Monday, April 14, 2014
»Donald Truxillo, Psychology faculty, presented an invited talk on “Improving Applicant Reactions through Justice-Based Explanations” at the Université Paris Descartes in France, in March.
»Anousha Sedighi, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented a paper, titled “How Much Do We Know About Persian as a Heritage Language?,” at the second International Conference on Heritage/Community Languages at the National Heritage Languages Reso
»Jon Holt, World Languages and Literatures faculty, served on a panel called “Putting the J in JRPG Japanese Culture and Videogames” at the Association of Asian Studies Annual Conference in Philadelphia, March 28.
»Scott Burns, Geology faculty, presented two keynote talks — “Urban Landslides: A Challenge for the Forensic Engineering Geologists and Geotechnical Engineers” and “An Update on the Oso Landslide in Washington” — at the Geotechnical Society of Edmonton con
Thursday, April 10, 2014
Wednesday, April 9, 2014
»The students in the Graduate Oral Communications class presented their poster session to interested members of the IELP and PSU community on March 18. These GOC students observed graduate classes in their major and interviewed graduate students to learn
Monday, April 7, 2014