News - College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Monday, October 27, 2014
»Dilafruz Williams, Educational Leadership and Policy faculty—with colleagues Sybil Kelley, Education; Ellen Skinner, Psychology; and Cary Sneider, Science Education,—received a three-year, $449,998 grant from the National Science Foundation for "Science i
»Susan Kirtley, English faculty, authored an article titled "Considering the Alternative in Composition Pedagogy: Teaching Invitational Rhetoric with Lynda Barry's What It Is," published in Women's Studies in Communication, Vol. 37, Issue 3.
»Andres Holz, Geography faculty, authored "Positive Fire Feedbacks Contribute to Shifts from Nothofagus Pumilio Forests to Fire-Prone Shrub Lands in Patagonia," published in Journal of Vegetation Science, August 2014.
»Dave Ervin, Institute for Sustainable Solutions fellow and Economics faculty, spoke on the science of genetically engineered crops to the Portland Garden Club on Oct. 14, and at the Lewis & Clark College Environmental Affairs Symposium on Oct. 16.
»J.J.P. Veerman, Mathematics and Statistics faculty, delivered a colloquium on “Distributed Control of Transients” at the department of mathematics of the University of Crete in Greece, Oct. 7.
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»Catherine McNeur, History faculty, authored Taming Manhattan: Environmental Battles in the Antebellum City, published by Harvard University Press, October 2014.
»Paul Collins, English faculty, authored "How to Pitch a Magazine (in 1888)" published in The New Yorker, Sept. 2.
»Silvia Boero, World Languages and Literatures faculty, edited and wrote the foreword of "Epistolario come romanzo di se' e degli altri" in Epistolario by Giovanni Corona, Trento: Edizioni del Faro.
»Eric Holmes, Communication and Business Administration adjunct faculty, delivered a presentation titled “Strategies for Teaching Interviewing as a Research Methodology” at the Oregon Council of Teachers of English Fall Conference in Wilsonville, Oct. 4.
»Eva Nunez, World Languages and Literatures faculty, gave an invited lecture titled "Linguistic Influence of Arabic in Spanish" at Reed College on Oct. 11. The lecture was sponsored by the college's Spanish, linguistics and history departments.
»Shelley Reece, English emeritus faculty, received an M.F.A. in writing from Pacific University June 28.
»Lina Gomaa-Moulds, World Languages and Literatures instructor, received full certification as an oral proficiency interview tester of Arabic.
Friday, October 17, 2014
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
»Dr. Marion Goldman, PCPH Scholar in Residence, leads two courses in London on Social Movements and Spirituality in the UK (Spring 2015)
Monday, October 13, 2014
»Suwako Watanabe and Yasmeen Hanoosh, World Languages and Literatures faculty, received a two-year Undergraduate International Studies and Foreign Language grant from the U.S. Department of Education to develop online learning modules for advanced learners