News - Portland State University
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
»Applied Linguistics faculty member Alissa Hartig presented at the Global Legal Skills Conference in Chicago May 21st
Monday, May 25, 2015
»Heather Burns, Educational Leadership & Policy faculty, authored "Transformative Sustainability Pedagogy: Learning from Ecological Systems and Indigenous Wisdom," published in the Journal of Transformative Education, Advance Online Publication.
»Anita Bright, Curriculum and Instruction faculty, authored "Privilege in a Police Car: The Story of My Unresolved Ride-along," published in The Qualitative Report, Vol. 20, Issue 5: pp. 541-556.
»Christine Cress, Educational Leadership and Policy faculty, co-authored Community Partner Guide to Campus Collaborations: Strategies for Becoming a Co-educator in Civic Engagement, published by Stylus. This is her third book on service learning.
»Heejun Chang, Geography faculty, co-authored a paper titled "Space and Time Dynamics of Urban Water Demand in Portland, Oregon, and Phoenix, Arizona" in Stochastic Environmental Research & Risk Assessment, Vol. 29: pp. 1135-1147.
»Douglas Deur and Tom Thronton, Anthropology faculty, co-edited a special edition of Human Ecology (Vol. 43) that explores evidence of aboriginal cultivation of key marine resources on the Northwest coast of North America.
»Mel Gurtov, Political Science emeritus faculty, authored "The Trans-Pacific Partnership: A Deeply Flawed Partnership" published in the Asia-Pacific Journal. A shorter version appears in the May 18 issue of China-US Focus.
»Bill Manning, Business Administration emeritus faculty, published a book titled Confessions of a College Professor, an attempt to help high school and college students work and study “smarter.” It also focuses on career issues, job interviews and the job-
»Jong Sung Kim, Mathematics and Statistics faculty, co-authored an article titled “Quantification and Consequences of Lung Cancer CT Over Diagnosis” published in Lung Cancer.
»Rossitza B. Wooster, Economics faculty, co-authored the article “Does Experience Matter for Patterns of Expansion by U.S. Companies in Latin America and the Caribbean?" published in Global Economy Journal, Vol. 15, Issue 1: pp. 1-24.
»Greg Townley, Psychology faculty, co-authored "Determinants of Engagement in Mental Health Consumer-Run Organizations," published in Psychiatric Services, Vol. 66, Issue 4: pp. 411-417. He also co-authored "Implementing Housing First Across Sites and Over
»Elena Avilés, Chicano and Latino Studies faculty, presented “Bodies Outside the Mold” at the LVII National Association for Chicana and Chicano Studies Conference in San Francisco, April 16-18. Avilés also mentored students to present a panel titled “A Com