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Monday, October 27, 2014
»Talya Bauer, Berrin Erdogan and Lauren Simon, Business Administration faculty, co-authored a chapter titled “Successful New Employee Socialization: A Review of the Critical Role of Communication,” published in Meeting the Challenge of Human Resource Manag
»Dilafruz Williams, Educational Leadership and Policy faculty—with colleagues Sybil Kelley, Education; Ellen Skinner, Psychology; and Cary Sneider, Science Education,—received a three-year, $449,998 grant from the National Science Foundation for "Science i
»Jill Emery, Library faculty, authored "Interview with Bonnie Tijerina, Fellow at the Data and Society Institute," published in The Charleston Advisor in October.
»Susan Kirtley, English faculty, authored an article titled "Considering the Alternative in Composition Pedagogy: Teaching Invitational Rhetoric with Lynda Barry's What It Is," published in Women's Studies in Communication, Vol. 37, Issue 3.
»Andres Holz, Geography faculty, authored "Positive Fire Feedbacks Contribute to Shifts from Nothofagus Pumilio Forests to Fire-Prone Shrub Lands in Patagonia," published in Journal of Vegetation Science, August 2014.
»Olyssa Starry, University Honors faculty, co-authored "Photosynthesis and Water Use by Two Sedum Species in Green Roof Substrate," published in Environmental and Experimental Botany, Vol. 107.
»Deborah S. Peterson, Educational Leadership and Policy faculty, authored "A Culturally Responsive Alternative to 'Drill and Kill' Literacy Strategies: Deep Roots, Civil Rights" published in Multicultural Perspectives, Vol. 16, No. 4.
»Richard Clucas, Political Science faculty, delivered the keynote address at the annual meeting of the Pacific Northwest Political Science Association in Bend, Oct. 10. His talk was on the state of Oregon politics.
»Sherril Gelmon, Public Administration faculty, presented workshops on "Creating Evidence of Institutional Engagement" at the annual conference of the International Association for Research on Service-Learning and Community Engagement in New Orleans in Sep
»Dave Ervin, Institute for Sustainable Solutions fellow and Economics faculty, spoke on the science of genetically engineered crops to the Portland Garden Club on Oct. 14, and at the Lewis & Clark College Environmental Affairs Symposium on Oct. 16.
»Meiru Liu, Master of International Management faculty and Confucius Institute director, gave three invited presentations in China over the summer: “Chinese Language Education and Teacher License with Chinese Endorsement in Oregon” at Minzu University in B
»Steve Johnson, Urban Studies and Planning and University Studies adjunct faculty, served on a panel in September organized by the Portland League of Women Voters on Portland's commissioner form of government. The panel was the first in their Government in
»J.J.P. Veerman, Mathematics and Statistics faculty, delivered a colloquium on “Distributed Control of Transients” at the department of mathematics of the University of Crete in Greece, Oct. 7.
Monday, October 20, 2014
»Janet Walker, Social Work and Regional Research Institute faculty, together with colleagues from both programs, received a five-year, $4.375 million award from the National Institute for Disability and Rehabilitation Research and the Center for Mental Hea
»Steve Johnson, Urban Studies and Planning and University Studies adjunct faculty, in June received grants totaling $8,000 from Okayama University to help Okayama city develop a sustainable and resilient community and from Sendai University to help with a
»Catherine McNeur, History faculty, authored Taming Manhattan: Environmental Battles in the Antebellum City, published by Harvard University Press, October 2014.
»Sherril Gelmon, Neal Wallace and Billie Sandberg, Public Administration faculty, received a two-year contract of nearly $400,000 from the Oregon Health Authority to continue to evaluate the implementation of the OHA Patient Centered Primary Care Home prog
»Barbara Friesen, Social Work emerita faculty, was a guest editor of a special issue of Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal titled Parents with Psychiatric Disabilities, Vol. 27, No. 3. She also co-authored an article in the issue: "Developing the Evidence