News - People
Monday, June 3, 2013
»Scott Marshall and Darrell Brown, Business Administration faculty, won the annual oikos International Case Writing Competition. oikos, a student-driven organization for sustainable management and economics, awarded first prize to the PSU team in the Socia
»Sergio Palleroni, Architecture faculty, co-created the Zhong-Ziao Urban Ecological Corridor, which is featured in 100 Contemporary Green Buildings, an anthology of recent notable sustainable structures around the world that is published by Taschen. The co
»Michael J. Smith, Education faculty, was recently elected to the College Board's Academic Assembly of the Western Regional Council and will serve a term of three years beginning in June.
»Donald Truxillo, Psychology faculty, presented a keynote address that was "one of the greatest honors of my career and an opportunity to set the agenda in my field of research." Truxillo presented “The Aging, Age-Diverse Workforce: A Challenge and Opportu
»Nora Wendl, Architecture faculty, was awarded a month-long residency at Coast Time in the disciplines of architecture and writing. Her focus for the month will be on a revisionary, poetic history of the Farnsworth House, the subject of her manuscript “Fox
Tuesday, May 28, 2013
»Eric Mankowski, Psychology faculty, was appointed by the American Psychological Association to serve on an expert panel that will write a review of the literature on predicting and preventing gun violence.
»Jill Rissi and Neal Wallace, Public Administration faculty, served as advisors to a team of three students who won the first annual Case Competition for Graduate Students in Health Care Management sponsored by the Oregon Society of Healthcare Executives.
»Suwako Watanabe, World Languages and Literatures faculty, conducted the American Council on Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL) Writing Proficiency Test Familiarization Workshop at the University of Washington on May 4 and at the Ohio State University o
Monday, May 13, 2013
»Sergio Palleroni, Architecture faculty, was featured in the article "Blazing Trails: A Dedication to Social Justice Propels Today's Young Professionals," published online in Residential Architect, April 8.
»Anoop Miripuri, English faculty, was the subject of an article, "Profile of a Public Scholar: Anoop Mirpuri," published online in the University of Washington's Simpson Center for the Humanities newsletter, March 28.
Monday, May 6, 2013
»Elizabeth Almer, Business Administration faculty, earned a Best Paper Award for “The Social Construction 'Off-Ramped Accounting Academics: Remedy to Accounting Faculty Shortage?'" presented at the Western American Accounting Association conference in San
»Cynthia Gomez, Diversity and Multicultural Student Services, has been appointed by Governor John Kitzhaber to the Oregon Commission on Hispanic Affairs. The Oregon Senate has approved her appointment.
»John Hall, Economics and International Studies faculty, was recently elected to serve as president of the Association for Institutional Thought for 2013 and 2014.
»Nora Wendl, Architecture faculty, co-organized the symposium Strange Utility: Architecture Toward Other Ends held at Portland State, April 26-27. Her co-organizer was Isabelle Loring Wallace, a University of Georgia contemporary art faculty member. With c
Monday, April 29, 2013
»Kenneth Stedman, Biology faculty, and student Geoffrey Deimer won the seventh annual research award from publisher Biomed Central for their article "A Novel Virus Genome Discovered in an Extreme Environment Suggests Recombination Between Unrelated Groups
Monday, April 22, 2013
»Anita Bright, Curriculum and Instruction faculty, was quoted in the Colorín Colorado blog on the topic of common core math for English learners.
»Susan Kirtley, English faculty, has had her book Lynda Barry: Girlhood Through the Looking Glass nominated for an Eisner Award in the Best Educational/Academic Work category. The Eisners are known as the "Oscars of Comics."
»Marcia Klotz, English faculty, received a fellowship award from the University of Chicago to participate in a summer research program with the university's Eric Santner, chair of Germanic Studies.
Monday, April 15, 2013
»Andrew Giarelli, University Studies faculty, has been appointed as an American Studies peer reviewer for the Fulbright Scholars program for a three-year term. He has also been appointed as visiting senior lecturer in the American Studies department at Cha