News - January 2014 - Presented
Monday, January 6, 2014
»Berrin Erdogan, Business Administration faculty, gave a talk, titled “Employer-Employee Relationship,” at the Changing Employment Relationship and Worker Well-Being conference organized by Oregon Health & Science University and the PSU Occupational Health
»Sherril Gelmon, Public Administration faculty, made three presentations with colleagues at the International Association on Research on Service-Learning and Community Engagement conference in Omaha this November: “Creating Evidence of Institutional Engage
»Karen L. Karavanic, Computer Science faculty, with collaborators from Lewis & Clark and Knox colleges, presented “An Educator’s Toolbox for CUDA” at a full-day HPC Educators Program session at the SC13 conference in Denver, Nov. 19.
»Kevin Kecskes, Public Administration faculty, with a colleague presented “Engaging Departments for Institutional Transformation” at the University of Texas at Arlington in Arlington, Texas, Nov. 20-21.
»Michael McGregor, English faculty, presented “Robert Lax: On the Road in Search of an Authentic Life” at St. Bonaventure University in St. Bonaventure, N.Y., on Nov. 13, and “Robert Lax: Son of Olean and Israel” at the Olean Public Library in Olean, N.Y.,
»Tracy J. Prince, Portland Center for Public Humanities, presented “Portland’s Slabtown: An Historic Look at Inner Northwest Portland” at the Bosco-Milligan Foundation’s Architectural Heritage Center, Dec. 7.
»Lauren Simon, Business Administration faculty, facilitated a session discussion on research topics in abusive supervision at the Southern Management Association 2013 Meeting in New Orleans, La., Nov. 5-9.
»Heather Spalding, Student Affairs, presented a webinar, “Promoting Sustainable Campus Landscapes,” hosted by the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education and the Arbor Day Foundation, Nov. 12.
»Gerry Sussman, Urban Studies and Planning and International Studies faculty, on Dec. 4 was interviewed by a Russian television news station, RTTV, about the United States and European Union economic interests in the political protests in Ukraine.
»Erica Wagner, Business Administration faculty, had her co-authored paper, “Classification Systems, Their Digitization and Consequences for Data-Driven Decision Making: Understanding Representational Quality” presented at the International Conference on In
»Scott Wells, Civil and Environmental Engineering faculty, was an invited speaker for three seminars at the Environmental Protection Agency Region 6 Water Quality Modeling Workshop and Conference in Dallas, Texas, Nov. 17-21.
Monday, January 13, 2014
»Sherril Gelmon, Public Administration faculty, presented “Evaluating the Implementation of the Primary Care Home in Oregon: Community-level Health Reform” at the annual American Public Health Association meeting in Boston in November.
»Bruce Gilley, Political Science faculty, was an invited speaker at the conference on humanitarian diplomacy, organized by Turkey’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, in Istanbul, Dec. 3-4.
»Meiru Liu, Business Administration faculty, chaired a panel, a forum and made three presentations on “Developing Learner’s Interest and Appreciation in Learning Chinese through Culture-Based Reading Materials” at the second International Chinese Teaching
»Subhash Kochar, Mathematics and Statistics faculty, gave an invited talk on “Reminiscences of the Early Developments of Some Partial Orders” and chaired a session at the International Conference on the Role of Statistics in the Advancement of Science and
»Susan Wladaver-Morgan, Pacific Historical Review, presented a paper on “The Present and Future of the Coordinating Council for Women in History” at the annual meeting of the American Historical Association in Washington, D.C., Jan. 5. In her capacity as c
Tuesday, January 21, 2014
»Richard Clucas, Political Science faculty, was an invited participant on a roundtable panel discussing “New Directions and Challenges for Political Science Professional Associations” at the annual meeting of the Southern Political Science Association in N
»Meiru Liu, Business Administration faculty, chaired a panel and presented “Incorporating Culture into Content-Based Instruction (CBI) – Issues, Challenges, Cases” at the annual conference of the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages in Orl
»Ken Ruoff, History faculty, delivered a lecture, titled “What Became of the Samurai in Modern Japan?,” to a sold-out audience of 375 at the Portland Art Museum on the last day of the museum’s exhibit on samurai armor, Jan. 12.
Monday, January 27, 2014
»Meiru Liu, Business Administration faculty, was the invited chair of the forum “Teaching Materials Compilation and Digitalization,” and she presented “Aimed At Overseas Market, Developing User-Friendly Local Materials – Demands & Case Studies” at the Eigh
»Jo-Ann Sowers, Social Work faculty, and Adrienne Scavera, Regional Research Institute for Human Services graduate research assistant, presented “Innovative Approaches to Supporting Young Adults to Take Charge of Their Career Visions” at the National Empow