News - College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Monday, November 24, 2014
»Eleanor. P. Gaines, Institute for Natural Resources, co-authored “Predator Exclosures, Predator Removal, and Habitat Improvement Increase Nest Success of for Oregon Snowy Plovers” published in The Condor: Ornithological Applications, Vol. 116, pp. 619-628
»Scott Burns, Geology emeritus faculty, co-organized the Western Regional Soil Conference of the Natural Resource Conservation Service at PSU last summer. He presented two talks: "Dynamic Geology of the Oregon Country" and "Terroir of Wine Soils in Oregon,
»Craig Epplin, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented "The Pedestrian Ecology of Francis Alÿs" to the material research group, Stanford University, Nov. 11.
»John Hall, Economics and International Studies faculty, presented the co-authored paper “The Emergence of Evolutionary-Institutional Thought in Russia” at the 26th annual conference of the European Association for Evolutionary Political Economy, Nicosia,
»Susan Kirtley, English faculty, presented a paper titled "One Day at a Time: Fabula, Syuzhet, and the Storyworld in Lynn Johnston’s Sentimental Scrapbook" at the International Comic Arts Forum, Ohio State University, Nov. 14.
»Linnea Spitzer and Darby Smith, Intensive English Language Program, presented "Cohesion, Clarity, and Complexity: Comparing the Use of Referential Chains in L1 and L2 Writing" at the 2014 Symposium on Second Language Writing, Tempe, Ariz., Nov. 15.
»J.J.P. Veerman, Mathematics and Statistics faculty, delivered a colloquium lecture on “Control of Transients” in the physics department of the University of Crete, Nov. 13.
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Monday, November 17, 2014
»Heejun Chang, Geography faculty, and Wes Hoyer, former Geography graduate student, authored "Assessment of Freshwater Ecosystem Services in the Tualatin and Yamhill Basins Under Climate Change and Urbanization," published in Applied Geography Vol. 53.
»Randall Bluffstone, Economics faculty, co-authored a book, Forest Tenure Reform in Asia and Africa: Local Control for Improvement Livelihoods, Forest Management, and Carbon Sequestration, published by Routledge Publishers.
»Michael Flower, University Studies faculty and Center for Science Education, authored "Choreographing the End of the Beginning of Human Stem Cell Research: An Ethically Intricate Affair" published in Science and Public Policy. The article is a review of C