News - People
Wednesday, August 5, 2015
»Daniel Jaffee, Sociology faculty, was selected for the 2015 Fred Buttel Outstanding Scholarly Achievement Award for his article "A More Perfect Commodity: Bottled Water, Global Accumulation, and Local Contestation," published in Rural Sociology in 2013.
»Steven Carnovale, Business Administration faculty, was invited to be an associate editor for a new journal, Rutgers Business Review. RBR aims to provide thought leadership in the business world by combining academic research and managerial practice. Its p
»Nora Wendl, Architecture faculty, had her article from MIT's Thresholds journal, “Uncompromising Reasons for Going West: A Story of Sex and Real Estate, Reconsidered,” featured in the department's series "Screen/Print."
»Shung Jae Shin, Business Administration faculty, has been invited to join the editorial board of Management and Organization Review, the official journal of the International Association for Chinese Management Research.
Monday, June 1, 2015
»Mitch Cruzan, Biology faculty, was interviewed by KBOO community radio in Portland, and some of his interview was broadcast May 20.
Monday, May 25, 2015
»Tom Hancock, Biology, hosted 38 students from the Gladstone High School Human Anatomy and Physiology course in the Human Anatomy and Physiology labs at the Collaborative Life Sciences Building. They were exposed to working with real human bodies and the a
»Deborah Lutterschmidt and Suzanne Estes, Biology faculty, both won Outstanding Scientific Researcher Awards this year from the Columbia-Willamette Chapter of Sigma Xi.
Monday, May 18, 2015
»Susan Kirtley, English faculty, serves as a judge for the 2015 Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards. Kirtley won an Eisner in 2013 for her book Linda Barry: Girlhood Through the Looking Glass.
Monday, May 11, 2015
»Tom Gillpatrick, Business Administration faculty, was interviewed for and quoted in the article titled “Dave’s Killer Brand,” which appeared in the Portland Tribune on April 16.
»Jacen Greene, Ted Khoury and Cindy Cooper, Business Administration faculty, took second place in the 2015 NextBillion Case Writing Competition for their case titled “Grameen Intel Social Business: Technology Solutions at the Base of the Pyramid.” The case
Monday, May 4, 2015
»Deborah Lutterschmidt, Biology faculty, received the 2015 Gorbman-Bern New Independent Investigator Award by the North American Society for Comparative Endocrinology. She will present an invited plenary lecture of her research at the society meeting in Ot
»Yasmeen Hanoosh, World Languages and Literatures faculty, co-organized the conference Radical Increments: Toward New Platforms of Engaging Iraqi Studies at Columbia University in New York City, April 25-26.
»Anna-Louise Reysenbach, Biology faculty, is leading a research expedition off Tonga with scientists from the U.S., Russia, New Zealand and France on the research vessel Revelle with the remotely operated vehicle Jason. Their research can be followed on a
»Dilafruz Williams, Education faculty, served as program chair for the Environmental Education Special Interest Group of the American Educational Research Association during 2014-2015.
Monday, April 27, 2015
»Jennifer Allen, Institute for Sustainable Solutions, and Angela Jackson, Business Accelerator, were honored with 2015 Women of Influence Orchid Awards from the Portland Business Journal on April 16 in Portland.
»Jennifer Chambers, Liberal Arts and Sciences, has received the 2015 National Association of College and University Business Officers Rising Star Award, which will be presented in July.
»Daniel Ballhorn, Biology faculty, and his students are conducting field research in southern Costa Rica. He aims to identify defense syndromes (functionally linked defensive plant traits) and their effects on plant-associated organisms. His study includes
»Ken Stedman, Biology faculty, served as the opponent at a Ph.D. defense April 17 at the University of Jyväskylä, Finland.
Monday, April 20, 2015
»Patrick Burk, Educational Leadership and Policy faculty, is one of two people to receive a 2015 Tom Ruhl Leadership for Equity Award from the Oregon Leadership Network. He will be honored during the organization's Spring Leadership Institute on April 21 a
Monday, April 6, 2015