News - August 2014 - College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Wednesday, August 6, 2014
»The Oregonian: Portland's Brian Michael Bendis celebrates his new book with Excalibur Comics signing event on Wednesday
»Elisa Satumo Paasche, World Languages and Literatures instructor, is a regular contributor to Osho News online magazine under the pseudonym Elisa Ramita.
»Robyn Pierce, Collaborative Life Science Building, was recently selected as one of the Daily Journal of Commerce's Women of Vision for 2014. She is one of 45 local women recognized for leading design, construction, operations, and community involvement. S
»Silvia Boero, World Languages and Literatures faculty, was invited to present the volume "La Settimana Rossa, 1914" by the Associazione di Storia Contemporanea in Senigallia, Italy, June 8. Boero wrote the chapter "The International Scenario."
»John Hellermann, Applied Linguistics faculty, presented "We are all Linguists" at the Center for Inquiry, Portland, June 13.
»L. David Ritchie, Communication faculty, presented two refereed papers at the annual conference of the Researching and Applying Metaphor conference in Cagliari, Italy, in June. The papers were "A Bright Blue ball - Brushed with Clouds or Parched, Scorched
»Patricia Schechter, History faculty, and Gayle Thieman, Education faculty, led a pilot cohort of local school teachers on "Using PSU Library Archives to Teach Oregon African American History." The session was held June 16-20.
»William B. Fisher, World Language and Literatures, authored an article, "German Theories of Science Fiction: Jean Paul, Kurd Lasswitz, and After" that has been republished in the collection Vintage Visions: Essays on Early Science Fiction, Wesleyan Univer
»Eric Mankowski, Psychology faculty, authored and co-authored four articles in the International Journal of Self Help and Self Care, Vol. 8, No. 1, 2014. The articles are "Collaborative Research with a Mutual Help Organization for Men Addressing Masculinit