News - People
Monday, November 16, 2015
»Talya Bauer, Business Administration faculty, was interviewed for and quoted in the article titled “With New Site, Google Makes Public Many of its Internal HR Tactics” published in the Washington Post, Oct. 29.
»Melissa Lucash and Rob Scheller, Environmental Science and Management faculty, and doctoral student Charles Maxwell had their research featured in a segment titled "Climate Change, Wildfires Transforming NW Forests" on Oregon Public Broadcasting radio, No
»Kathy Thomas, Registrar Office, was recently elected to the executive board of the Pacific Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers. She will serve for two years as the vice president for technology.
Monday, November 9, 2015
»Dacian Daescu, Mathematics and Statistics faculty, was awarded high-end computing (HEC) resources at NASA Center for Climate Simulation. The award allocates 122,883 processor-hours on NASA NCCS cluster “Discover” from November through October 2016 to supp
»Judy Bluehorse Skelton, Native American Studies faculty, will receive the 2015 Spirit of Portland Award for Environmental Stewardship at the 31st Annual Spirit of Portland Awards ceremony at City Hall on Nov. 17.
»Bill Griesar and Jeff Leake, Psychology instructors, created nwnoggin.org, an expanding partnership with K-12 schools; universities including PSU, WSU Vancouver, OHSU, and PNCA; and nonprofit community organizations. They’ve worked with university student
Monday, November 2, 2015
»Oscar Fernandez, University Studies faculty, was mentioned in an article, "Interactive Exhibits Highlights Food Traditions of Oregon’s Latino Community through Storytelling," published in The Oregonian newspaper, Oct. 20.
»Berrin Erdogan, Business Administration faculty, was invited to join the editorial board of Journal of Management Inquiry, published by Sage. JMI is the flagship journal of Western Academy of Management, and explores ideas and builds knowledge in manageme
»Dan Rogers, Business Administration faculty, was invited to become an associate editor for the Journal of Commodity Markets, a new journal published by Elsevier. Journal of Commodity Markets will publish high-quality research in all areas of economics and
Monday, October 26, 2015
»Mel Gurtov, Political Science emeritus faculty, was interviewed on China Radio International Sept. 14 concerning China-Japan relations.
»Ashley Streig, Geology faculty, was featured on KGW Portland for her outreach efforts on earthquake preparedness and the Great Shake Out earthquake drill held in Portland on Oct. 15.
»J. J. P. Veerman, Mathematics and Statistics faculty, attended a workshop titled Analysis and Control of Network Dynamics at the National Science Foundation-funded Institute for Mathematics and its Applications at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis,
»Gerry Sussman, Urban Studies and Planning and International and Global Studies faculty, was interviewed by Russia Today TV World News on Oct. 8 regarding the recent Dutch government report on the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in eastern Ukraine.
»Dilafruz Williams, Educational Leadership and Policy faculty, and alumnus Scott Dixon were cited for their research on the direct academic impact of school gardens in the Times of India on Oct. 13 and The Huffington Post in April.
»Nora Wendl, Architecture faculty, and photographer Rylan Steele were finalists for the Dorothea Lange-Paul Taylor Prize at the Duke University Center for Documentary Studies for their collaborative book manuscript Ave Maria, documenting an intentional com
Monday, October 19, 2015
»Steven Carnovale, School of Business Administration faculty, was invited to join the editorial board of Journal of Supply Chain Management, a scholarly research journal published by Wiley since 1965.
»Theresa Burcsu, Institute for Natural Resources research faculty; Jimmy Kagan, Institute for Natural Resources director; and Julia Babcock, Pete Dalke and Turner Odell, National Policy Consensus Center staff; worked with research and conservation agencies
»Berrin Erdogan was interviewed for and quoted in “Inside the Box: Screening for Culture Fit has Become an Essential Part of the Hiring Process. But do Likeminded Employees Build Strong Companies – Or Merely Breed Consensus Culture?” by Gina Binole, publis
Monday, October 12, 2015
»Dara Shifrer, Sociology faculty, received the Outstanding Publication Award in the Sociology of Disability from the American Sociological Association Section on Disability and Society for her article "Stigma of a Label: Educational Expectations for High S