News - August 2014 - College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Monday, August 4, 2014
Tuesday, August 5, 2014
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
»Teresa Bulman, Geography faculty and Center for Geography Education in Oregon, has received two grants for the center from the Gray Family Foundation: $200,000 for K-12 geographic literacy programs and $10,250 for GIS in K-12 Geography.
Thursday, August 7, 2014
»Eric Holmes, Communication faculty, authored "Atomic Horror: 'One World or None' and EC Comics" published in the Spring 2014 issue of The International Journal of Comic Art.
Monday, August 11, 2014
»Alumni in the News: Jonathon Medeiros MA '02, Selected for Prestigious Hope Street Group Teacher Fellowship
Thursday, August 14, 2014
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Thursday, August 21, 2014
Monday, August 25, 2014
Tuesday, August 26, 2014
»The Oregonian: PSU study shows Portland's urban forest reduces air pollution but also finds hazards
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Thursday, August 28, 2014