News - March 2014 - Portland State University
Monday, March 10, 2014
»Anita Bright, Curriculum and Instruction faculty, presented a paper she co-authored with doctoral student James Gambrell titled, “Critical Race Theory With Preservice Educators: Unpacking the Uncomfortable Complexity of Privilege,” at the 26th Annual Ethn
»Ramin Farahmandpur, Educational Leadership and Policy faculty, presented “Surviving the Academy: The Experiences of Faculty of Color with Institutional Racism in Higher Education” at the 10th Annual Globalization, Diversity and Education Conference in Spo
»Kimberly Kahn, Psychology faculty, presented a poster on “Force and the Face: Examining Intragroup Bias in Police-Citizen Interactions” at the Society for Personality and Social Psychology Conference in Austin, Texas, Feb. 14.
»Susan Kirtley, English faculty, presented a workshop, “Consider the Alternative: Embracing Popular Culture in the Composition Classroom,” at the Northwest Regional National Council of Teachers of English Conference in Portland, March 1-3.
»Suwako Watanabe, World Languages and Literatures faculty, was invited by Association of Teachers of Japanese in Oregon to give a lecture, “Chado — Japanese Tea Ceremony — as a Treasure House of Culture Learning,” at the Confederation in Oregon for Languag
»Jennifer Allen, Fletcher Beaudoin, Elizabeth Lloyd-Pool and Jacob Sherman, Institute for Sustainable Solutions faculty, co-authored an article, “Pathways To Sustainability Careers: Building Capacity to Solve Complex Problems,” published in Sustainability:
»Kimberly Atwill, World Languages and Literatures adjunct faculty, authored an article, “Beginning English Literacy Development and Achievement Among Spanish-Speaking Children in Arizona's English-Only Classrooms: A Four-Year, Two-Cohort Longitudinal Study
»Talya Bauer, Business Administration faculty, with Donald Truxillo and Todd Bodner, Psychology faculty, co-authored an article, “Socioeconomic Status: A Comparison with Traditional Affirmative Action,” published in Employee Responsibilities and Rights Jou
»Heejun Chang, Geography faculty, authored a paper, “Spatial Analysis of Annual Runoff Ratios and their Variability Across the Contiguous U.S.,” published in the Journal of Hydrology, January 2014.
»Tom Gillpatrick, Business Administration faculty, co-authored an article, “Values-Based Supply Chains: Supporting Regional Food and Farms,” in the journal Economic Development Quarterly, February 2014.
»Mel Gurtov, Political Science emeritus faculty, authored “Rotten to the Core: Japan's Unending Crisis,” published in the journal Global Asia, April 2014, and was interviewed by Beijing-based China Radio International about the China-Japan territorial disp
»Vivek Shandas, Urban Studies and Planning faculty, co-authored an article, “Valuing Green Infrastructure in Portland, Oregon,” published in the journal Landscape and Urban Planning, April 2014.
»Alan Yeakley, Environmental Science and Management faculty, co-authored an article, “Review of Urban Water Body Challenges and Approaches: (1) Rehabilitation and Remediation,” published in the journal Fisheries, January 2014.