News - May 2012 - College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Monday, May 21, 2012
»Dave Ervin, Economics and Environmental Science faculty, served on a National Academy of Sciences National Research Council planning committee for the "National Summit on Strategies to Manage Herbicide-Resistant Weeds" and participates in a summit in Wash
»Alastair Hunt, English faculty, presented a paper, "Death by Birth," at the American Comparative Literature Association annual meeting at Brown University, April 1; and at an Epistemologies of the Undead conference at University of Potsdam, Germany, June
»Rik Lemoncello, Speech and Hearing Sciences faculty, presented a four-hour seminar, "Assessing Cognitive Functioning for the Speech-Language Pathologist," for Providence Medical Centers, Portland, May 12. The seminar focused on best practices for standard
»Eva Nunez, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented an invited lecture, "Fundamentals of the History of the Spanish Language," at University of Washington, Seattle, during May and at University of California, Irvine, in April.
»Jamie Ross, Women's Studies and University Studies faculty, and students in her Work of Art Freshmen Inquiry class will present their photojournalism project, a collaborative effort with Sabin CDC and Catholic Charities, at the McCoy Village Apartments
»Leni Zumas, English faculty, read from her new novel, The Listeners, at Powell's Books, Portland, May 16.
»Paul Collins, English faculty, authored an article, "The Postman Rings Every Now and Then," published in Slate, April 13.
»Suwako Watanabe, World Languages and Literatures faculty, authored an article, "Climactic Effect Markers in Spoken and Written Narrative: Japanese Conditionals Tara and To," published in Test & Talk: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Language, Discourse & C