News - People
Monday, February 8, 2016
»Christian Aniciete, University Communications, received a 2015 Council for Advancement and Support of Education District VIII Opportunity and Inclusion Scholarship to attend its conference in Calgary, Canada, in February. The scholarship is awarded to fiv
»Talya Bauer, Business Administration faculty, had research cited in the article “Good Staff Induction is Critical,” published in The Star Kenya, Dec. 30.
»Berrin Erdogan and Talya Bauer, Business Administration faculty, had research quoted in the article “Why You Should Give 'Overqualified' Job Candidates a Second Look” published in Fortune, Jan. 5.
Monday, January 25, 2016
»Ginny Garcia-Alexander, Sociology faculty, was awarded a new contract with additional external funding from the Oregon Health Authority for the project "The Cost of Health Disparities."
»Akiko Hashimoto, Sociology visiting faculty, received the North Central Sociological Association’s 2016 Scholarly Achievement Award for her book The Long Defeat: Cultural Trauma, Memory, and Identity in Japan, Oxford University Press, 2015.
Tuesday, January 19, 2016
»Lisa Bates, Urban Studies and Planning faculty, won the Scholar Prize for the 2016 William R. and June Dale Prize for Excellence in Urban and Regional Planning awarded by Cal Poly Pomona.
»Maura Kelly, Sociology faculty, was appointed senior editor for the Journal for Undergraduate Ethnography.
»Michael McGregor, English faculty, has his book Pure Act: The Uncommon Life of Robert Lax reviewed in the Times Literary Supplement on Jan. 8.
»Tamara Sale, Regional Research Institute researcher, was featured in the New York Times article "Programs Expand Schizophrenic Patients' Role in Their Own Care," Dec. 28.
Monday, January 11, 2016
»Jack Corbett, Public Administration faculty, was recognized by the community assembly of Santos Reyes Nopala, Mexico, for his contributions to sustainability planning and management in southern Mexico.
»Michael McGregor, English faculty, had his book Pure Act: The Uncommon Life of Robert Lax reviewed in the New York Times Book Review Dec. 27.
Monday, January 4, 2016
»Clive Knights, Architecture faculty, created two collages titled Weak Iconoclasm 2 and 7 that were accepted into the permanent collection of the International Museum of Collage, Assemblage and Construction in Sante Fe, N.M.
»Gerry Sussman, Urban Studies and Planning and International Studies faculty, was interviewed by RTTV (Moscow) on Dec. 4 regarding the political fallout from the shooting incident in San Bernardino, Calif.
Wednesday, December 2, 2015
»Pat Boas, Art + Design faculty, was granted a fellowship from the Ford Family Foundation for a month-long residency at the Ucross Foundation in Clearmont, Wyo., in August 2015.
»Pat Boas, Art + Design faculty, is among select Oregon artists featured in Connective Conversations | Inside Oregon Art, 2011-2014, a book recently released by the Ford Family Foundation and the University of Oregon School of Architecture and Allied Arts.
»Scott Burns, Geology emeritus faculty, was awarded the national mentor of the year award (The Karl and Ruth Terzaghi Award) from the Association of Environmental and Engineering Geologists at its annual meeting in Pittsburgh, Sept. 24.
»Ginny Garcia-Alexander, Sociology faculty, was appointed to the PSU Diversity Action Council, a president-appointed advisory committee that works toward goals of equity and inclusion at Portland State.
»Tom Gillpatrick, Business Administration faculty, was interviewed for and quoted in the article titled “Does Black Friday Matter?” published in Portland Tribune, Nov. 25.
»James Grehan, History faculty, received two awards for his recent book, Twilight of the Saints: Everyday Religion in Ottoman Syria and Palestine, published by Oxford University Press, at the latest gathering of the Middle East Studies Association, Nov. 21