News - College of Urban & Public Affairs
Monday, January 5, 2015
»Paula Carder and Margaret Neal, Institute on Aging faculty, received a $400,000 grant from the Oregon Department of Human Services. They will survey resident, staff and facility characteristics of assisted living, residential care, and adult foster homes
»Jack Corbett, Public Administration faculty, co-authored "Community Strategies in the Management of a World Heritage Site" for presentation at the 18th General Assembly of the International Council on Monuments and Sites, Florence, Italy, November.
»Nathan McClintock, Urban Studies and Planning faculty, presented on a panel titled "Rights to the City: Critical Politics in and beyond the Academy" at the 9th Annual Critical Geographies Mini-Conference at Simon Fraser University in Vancouver, B.C., Nov.
Thursday, December 11, 2014
Wednesday, December 3, 2014
»Sheila Martin, Institute of Portland Metropolitan Studies, co-authored “Horizontal Intergovernmental Relations in the Portland Metropolitan Region: Challenges and Successes” published in Willamette Law Review, Vol. 50.
»Jack Corbett, Public Administration faculty, presented "The Tree and the Forest: Imbedding Service Learning in a Comprehensive International Program," at the National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration Annual Conference, Albuquerq
»Paula Carder, Institute on Aging and School of Community Health faculty, received the 2014 Outstanding Research Paper award from the Seniors Housing and Care Journal. The paper, "Medication Management Services Offered in U.S. Residential Care Communities,
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
Monday, November 24, 2014
»Meg Merrick and Sheila Martin, Institute of Portland Metropolitan Studies, co-authored "Creating and Utilizing Neighborhood Data to Shape a More Equitable Regional Greenspace Policy," in Strengthening Communities with Neighborhood Data, published by the U
Thursday, November 20, 2014
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Monday, November 17, 2014
»G.L.A. Harris, Public Administration faculty, wrote the research and policy book Living Legends and Full Agency: Implications of Repealing the Combat Exclusion Policy, published by Taylor and Francis Group, a division of CRC Press, New York.
»David Johns, Political Science faculty, presented “Lessons from Previous and Ongoing Efforts to Organize Large Landscape Conservation” at the 2014 National Workshop on Large Landscape Conservation in Washington, D.C., Oct 24.
Monday, November 10, 2014
»Heather Burns, Educational Leadership and Policy faculty; Celine Fitzmaurice, University Studies faculty; and Jane Carr, Public Administration; presented "Fostering Sustainability Leadership" at the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Hig
»David Johns, Political Science faculty, presented “With Friends Like These Who Needs Enemies—Why Wilderness Is Important” at the 50th Anniversary National Wilderness Conference in Albuquerque, New Mexico, Oct. 19.