News - College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Monday, March 2, 2015
»Keith Walters, Applied Linguistics faculty, authored a book chapter titled “Without Tunisian Arabic, We’re not Tunisians" in The Middle East in the World: An Introductory Guide, Routledge.
»Michael McGregor, English faculty, gave a presentation on "The Vanport Flood and Racial Change in Portland" as part of the City of Portland Bureau of Development Services' Diversity Series, Feb. 23.
»Scott Burns, Geology emeritus faculty, presented a keynote titled "Oso Landslide - Its Impact on Society Today" to 1,200 engineers and geologists at the Geosynthetics 2015 national conference Feb. 16 in Portland.
»Anousha Sedighi, World Languages and Literatures faculty, has been elected to serve as the individual member-at-large on the executive board of the National Council on Less Commonly Taught Languages.
Sunday, March 1, 2015
Monday, February 23, 2015
»Per Henningsgaard, English faculty, authored a case study about the PSU publishing house Ooligan Press included in the fifth edition of How to Market Books, written by Alison Baverstock and published by Routledge.
»Susan Conrad, Applied Linguistics faculty, gave an invited presentation titled "Large, Small, What, and So What: Issues of Scale in Corpus Linguistics" at the Stanford University digital humanities symposium Micromegas, Feb. 13.
»Scott Burns, Geology emeritus faculty, delivered a talk titled “Effects of Local Geology on all Phases of Ecology in the Portland Area” to the 13th annual Urban Ecology and Conservation Symposium at PSU Feb. 9.
Friday, February 20, 2015
Thursday, February 19, 2015
»Per Henningsgaard, English faculty, published a case study about the PSU publishing house Ooligan Press
Monday, February 16, 2015
»Amy L. Donaldson, Speech and Hearing Sciences faculty, guest edited as special issue of Perspectives on Language Learning and Education, Vol. 22, which focused on assessment and intervention for children with autism spectrum disorders. She also contribute
»Silvia Boero, World Languages and Literatures faculty, authored an article titled "Annie Vivanti: History in Her Stories Between Two Continents and Two Centuries,” about Jewish-Italian-British author Annie Vivanti and her political writings, published in
»Inger M. Olsen, World Languages and Literatures faculty, reviewed Heartstrings by Inga Wiehl for The Bridge, Vol. 37, No. 1. The Bridge is the journal of the Danish American Heritage Society.
Monday, February 9, 2015
»Susan Kirtley, English faculty, and Jon Holt, World Languages and Literatures faculty, appeared on a panel titled “Getting Respect: Comics Go to College” at Wizard World Comic Con in Portland, Jan. 23.
»Mau Nam Nguyen, Mathematics and Statistics faculty, presented "A D.C. Algorithm via Convex Analysis Approach for Solving a Location Problem Involving Sets" at the Joint Meeting of the American Mathematical Society in San Antonio during January.
»Elisa Saturno Paasche, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented a paper titled “Portrait of a Woman, Nude. Liquid Identities Between the Carnival and Venice” for the Italian Films of Ciociaria conference at Nazareth College, Rochester, NY, Jan.
Wednesday, February 4, 2015
Monday, February 2, 2015
»Annabelle Dolidon, World Languages and Literatures faculty, co-authored En Avant! Beginning French, second edition, McGraw Hill Education, January 2015.