News - College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Monday, October 20, 2014
»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
»Marie Lo, English faculty, authored an article titled “Motherhood and the Race for Sustainability” published in Mothering in East Asian Communities: Politics and Practices, edited by Patti Duncan and Gina Wong, Demeter Press.
»Angie Mejia, Chicano Latino Studies adjunct faculty; and Christina Nicolaidis, Social Work faculty, with others, co-authored an article titled "Conceptualization of Autism in the Latino Community and Its Relationship with Early Diagnosis," published in th
»Dacian Daescu, Mathematics and Statistics faculty, presented his research, "Adjoint-DAS Forecast Error Sensitivity: Guidance to ACT," to the Naval Research Laboratory, Monterey, Calif., Sept. 9.
»Silvia Boero, World Languages and Literatures faculty, gave an invited presentation on Eugene Debs, Carlo Tresca and Robert Blatchford and the role of unions before World War I. The invitation came from the municipality of Castelbellino, province of Ancon
Friday, October 10, 2014
Monday, October 6, 2014
»Mau Nam Nguyen, Mathematics and Statistics faculty, received a $112,288 grant from the National Science Foundation to study variational analysis and applications to nonsmooth optimization.
»Heejun Chang, Geography faculty, co-authored a paper titled “Response of Discharge, TSS, and E. coli to Rainfall Events in Urban, Suburban, and Rural Watersheds,” published in Environmental Science: Processes and Impacts, Vol. 16, No. 10.
»John Hall, Economics and International Studies faculty, authored a review of the book Obama’s Economy: Recovery for the Few, by Jack Rasmus, published in Review of Keynesian Economics, Vol. 2, No. 3.