News - November 2012 - Presented
Monday, November 5, 2012
»Jennifer Allen, Institute for Sustainable Solutions and Public Administration faculty, presented "Bridging the Academy and the World: Emerging Trends in Student Values, Sustainability, Social Justice and Community-Based Learning" at the National Associati
»Jack Corbett, Public Administration faculty, presented "Beyond Texas: Enhancing MPA Program Diversity in the USA" at the National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration Annual Conference, Austin, Texas, Oct. 19.
»Leerom Medovoi, English faculty, presented "Reperiodizing the Postmodern in the Light of the World-System" for a roundtable on The Postmodern/Postwar After the New Modernist Studies at the Modernist Studies Association Meeting, Las Vegas, Nev., Oct. 20.
»Eva Nunez Mendez, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented a paper titled "Ergative Languages in Contact with Spanish" at the Pacific Ancient Modern Language Association Conference, Seattle, Oct. 20.
»Leslie J. Munson, David R. Allen, and Ruth A. Falco, Special Education faculty, presented "Working with Families When the Parent Has Learning Difficulties" at the 28th annual international conference of the Division of Early Childhood Conference in Minnea
»Will Parnell, Early Childhood Education faculty, co-presented with Jackie Bartlett "Smartphones and Tablets Change the Future of Documentation" at the 36th annual Washington Association for the Education of Young Children conference in Vancouver, Wash., O
»Cynthia A. Sloan, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented "Creating Origins: The Construction of Nation in Teresa de la Parra's Las Memorias de Mama Blanca" at the Pacific Ancient and Modern Languages Association in Seattle, Oct. 19-21.
»Christof Teuscher, Engineering and Computer Science faculty, gave an invited talk at the "Turing under Discussion" workshop held at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich, Switzerland, Oct. 26-27. The meeting was a contribution to the Turing Ce
»Eva Thanheiser, Mathematics and Statistics faculty, presented "Preservice Elementary School Teachers' (PSTs') Conceptions of Multidigit Whole Numbers: The Development of Those Conceptions and the PSTs' Motivation to Learn" and co-presented "Understanding
»Kimberly Willson-St. Clair, Library faculty, presented "The ASE Research Model: A Lightning Talk" at the Association of College & Research Libraries - Oregon & Washington Joint Fall Conference, Corbett, Ore, Oct. 26.
Tuesday, November 13, 2012
»Alex Accetta, Campus Recreation, co-presented "Equity, Well-Being, and the Environment: Building New Programmatic Bridges" on a panel at the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education Conference in Los Angeles, Oct. 16. He prese
»Alan Cabelly, Business Administration faculty, gave a talk titled "Different Perspectives on Leadership: What You Can Learn from Today's Thought Leaders" presented to the 74th Annual Northwest Human Resource Management Association Conference, Anchorage, A
»Meiru Liu, International Management and Confucius Institute faculty, presented "Case Study and Analysis of Three Chinese Language Teacher Training Models: The U.S. Federal Government's 'StarTalk,'" "Hanban's '5P,'" and "CIPSU's Task-Based Training" at the
»Jennifer Loney, Business Administration faculty, presented "Preparing Students for Evolving Workplaces" and "Transforming Business Communication Through Technologies in the Classroom-What works!" at the Association for Business Communication 77th Annual I
»Jill Mosteller, Business Administration faculty, presented "Transformational Solutions of Self through Companion Animals" at the Association of Consumer Research North American Conference, Vancouver, B.C., Oct. 4-7.
»Inger Olsen, World Languages and Literatures faculty, participated in the Regional Meeting for Danish lecturers in the U.S., Canada, Japan and China held at University of California Berkeley, Nov. 1-4. She gave at talk about the rhetorical question, "Do w
»Lihong Qian, Business Administration faculty, presented a paper, "Aspire to Innovate: How a Firm's Technological and Financial Aspiration Levels Affect its Technology Deployment Decision" at the 32nd Strategic Management Society annual conference in Pragu
»Neil Ramiller, Business Administration faculty, presented "The Crisis of the Voice: Finding Places for Imperfection in a Post-Vocal World" at the 2012 Annual Conference of the Association of Graduate Liberal Studies Programs, Portland, Oct. 20.
»Helen Young and Ruth Falco, Special Education faculty, presented "A Comprehensive Education Model for Young Children with Autism" at the 28th annual International Conference of the Division of Early Childhood in Minneapolis, Oct. 28-30.
Monday, November 19, 2012
»Ben Anderson-Nathe, Child and Family Studies faculty, presented "Nurturing Critical Hope in Teaching Feminist Social Work Research" with coauthor Christina Gringeri (University of Utah) at the Annual Program Meeting of the Council on Social Work Education
»Sybil Kelley, Leadership for Sustainability Education faculty, presented "A New Model for Teacher Professional Development—Changing Systems to Support Teaching and Learning in STEM" at the Oregon Department of Education's 21st Century Community Learning C
»Michele Miller, Intensive English Language Program, chaired a session, Practices in Advising ESL Students, at the NAFSA: Association of International Educators Region 1 Fall Conference in Tacoma, Wash., Nov. 7-10. She was also one of five trainers for th
»Will Parnell, Early Childhood Education faculty, presented "The Shadow Side of the Theater: Interrogating Upheld Values of Rugged Individualism" at the 20th annual Reconceptualizing Early Childhood Education conference, State College, Pa., Nov 5.
Wednesday, November 28, 2012
»Ulrich H. Hardt, Education Dean's Office, presented "'Other People's Skins': Fiction Writing in the Classroom," with Tim Gillespie, Karen Johnson, and Kim Stafford at the annual convention of the National Council of Teachers of English, held in Las Vegas,
»Meiru Liu, International Management and Confucius Institute faculty, presented "Meeting Challenges and Solving Issues by Developing Creative Programs – A CI's Model" at the annual conference of the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages in
»Leslie McBride, Debbie Kaufman, and Belinda Zeidler, Community Health faculty, presented a poster session, "Re-Designing Courses for Learning Outcomes Assessment: A Collaborative, Constructivist Faculty Development Approach," at the second annual Undergra
»Leslie McBride, Community Health faculty; Milan Sherman, Mathematics and Statistics faculty; Albert Spencer, Philosophy faculty; and Belinda Zeidler, Community Health faculty; presented a panel discussion, "A Collaborative, Constructivist Faculty Developm
»Leslie McBride, Community Health faculty; Janelle Voegele, Academic Excellence faculty; and Ellen West, Business Administration faculty, presented "Faculty Review in the 21st Century: Learning from Academic Portfolio Contributions" at the 37th Annual Prof
»Swapna Mukhopadhyay, Curriculum and Instruction faculty, chaired and presented "Non-Literate Indian Boat-Builders: Vernacular Engineering and the Rigor of Reality" at the annual meeting of the American Anthropological Association, San Francisco, Nov. 18.
»Ken Ruoff, History faculty, presented a paper, "Japan's 2600th Anniversary Commemorative Essay Contest," at a conference in Tokyo about Japan's Prewar P.E.N. Club, Nov. 26.
»Jeremy Spoon, Anthropology faculty, presented a paper, "Mixed and Collaborative Methods: Approaching Indigenous Ecological Knowledge Heterogeneity," in an invited session at the American Anthropological Association Annual Meeting, San Francisco, Nov. 15.
»JJP Veerman, Mathematics and Statistics faculty, gave the C^3 Colloquium of the University of Florida in Gainesville, Nov. 16. The title of his lecture was "Control of Transients in the Synchronization of Oscillator Networks."
»Janet Walker, Social Work and Regional Research Institute faculty, co-presented a session, "Peer Support for Youth and Young Adults with Serious Mental Health Conditions," at the 23rd Annual Conference of the Federation of Families for Children's Mental H
»Anita Bright, Curriculum and Instruction faculty, presented "Warping the Lenses and Moving the Margins: Negotiating 'Normal' With Preservice Teachers" at the American Educational Studies Conference in Seattle, Nov. 1.
»Evguenia Davidova, International Studies and University Studies faculty, presented "Balkan Mercantile Bourgeoisie as Promoter of the National Revolutions?" at the international conference Balkan Worlds: Ottoman Past and Balkan Nationalism, organized by th