News - College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Monday, April 27, 2015
»Thomas Doulis, English emeritus faculty, authored a novel titled Crossing the Line, published by Archway.
»Subhash C. Kochar, Mathematics and Statistics faculty, co-authored a paper titled "Stochastic Order Relations Among Parallel Systems from Weibull Distributions," published in the Journal of Applied Probability, Vol. 52: pp. 102-116.
»Leslie Hammer, Psychology faculty, co-authored "Parent's Daily Time With Their Children: A Workplace Intervention," published in Pediatrics, Vol. 135, No. 5.
»Rahul Raghaven, Biology faculty, co-authored an article titled “A Coxiella-like Endosymbiont is a Potential Vitamin Source for the Lone Star Tick,” published in Genome Biology and Evolution, Vol. 7, Issue 3: pp. 831-838.
»Angie Mejia, Chicano and Latino Studies faculty, authored "You Better Check Your Method Before You Wreck Your Method: Challenging and Transforming Photovoice," a chapter published in The SAGE Handbook of Action Research, third edition.
»Anousha Sedighi, World Languages and Literatures faculty, authored Persian in Use: An Elementary Textbook of Language and Culture, published by Leiden University Press.
»Shelby Anderson, Anthropology faculty, and co-authors presented "Maritime Adaptations and Arctic Ceramic Technology: Results of Residue Analysis" at the Society for American Archaeology Meeting in San Francisco, April 15-19. Anderson also presented "Archa
»Timothy Krause, Applied Linguistics, presented a poster titled "Sound Effects: Age, Gender, and Sound Symbolism in American English" at the American Association for Applied Linguistics annual conference in Toronto, Ontario, March 21.
»Ken Stedman, Biology faculty, presented a seminar titled "Viruses from Hell" at the University of Jyväskylä, Finland, April 16.
»Jennifer Chambers, Liberal Arts and Sciences, has received the 2015 National Association of College and University Business Officers Rising Star Award, which will be presented in July.
»Daniel Ballhorn, Biology faculty, and his students are conducting field research in southern Costa Rica. He aims to identify defense syndromes (functionally linked defensive plant traits) and their effects on plant-associated organisms. His study includes
»Ken Stedman, Biology faculty, served as the opponent at a Ph.D. defense April 17 at the University of Jyväskylä, Finland.
Friday, April 24, 2015
»MA TESOL students presented at the International Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages Conference in Toronto, Canada on March 26th, 2015.
Thursday, April 23, 2015
»PSU Applied Linguistics Department presenters at the The American Association of Applied Linguistics (AAAL) Conference from March 21st-24th
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
»Two Applied Linguistics students awarded competitive Critical Language Scholarships from the State Department
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
Monday, April 20, 2015
»Kevin Kecskes, Public Administration faculty; and Barbara Tint, Conflict Resolution faculty, received a $306,000 grant from the U.S. Department of State’s U.S.-Middle East Partnership Initiative for their Arab Student Leadership Development Program for 20
»Craig Epplin, World Languages and Literatures faculty, published "Mario Bellatin: Literature and the Data Imaginary" in the Revista de Estudios Hispánicos.