News - People
Monday, February 24, 2014
»J.R. “Jones” Estes, University Studies faculty, has been appointed director of Freshman-Year Experience, a renamed and redefined position in University Studies (formerly the FRINQ coordinator position).
»Susan Kirtley, English faculty, was the subject of an article, "Academia and Pop Culture Intersect at Comic Con," published in The Chronicle Magazine, winter 2014, a publication of Lewis & Clark College.
»Anita Bright, Curriculum and Instruction faculty, was elected to the board of directors of TODOS: Mathematics for ALL, the affiliate of the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics that is dedicated to advocating for equitable mathematics education for
Monday, February 17, 2014
»David Sailor, Mechanical and Materials Engineering faculty, was presented the Board on the Urban Environment BUE Award as part of the American Meteorological Society's 94th Annual Meeting In Atlanta. The award citation reads: "For his seminal contribution
»Nicole Rigelman, Curriculum and Instruction faculty, was installed as secretary to the board of directors of the Association of Mathematics Teacher Educators, the largest professional organization devoted to the improvement of mathematics teacher educatio
»Meredith Farkas, Amy Hofer, Lisa Molinelli and Kimberly Wilson-St. Clair, Library faculty, will be awarded the 2014 Association of College and Research Libraries Instruction Section Innovation Award at the American Library Association Conference in Las Ve
Monday, February 10, 2014
»Deborah Peterson, Educational Leadership and Policy faculty, received the 2014 Tom Ruhl Award from the Oregon Association of Latino Administrators at the association's annual conference in Corvallis, Feb. 8. The award is given to educators who have demons
Monday, February 3, 2014
»Amy Donaldson, Speech and Hearing Sciences faculty, was appointed by Gov. Kitzhaber to the newly created Behavior Analysis Regulatory Board for the state of Oregon.
Monday, January 27, 2014
»Jason Jurjevich, Urban Studies and Planning and Population Research Center faculty, was interviewed on KGW to discuss a United Van Lines study tracking where the company's customers move to and from durin
Tuesday, January 21, 2014
»David Sailor, Mechanical and Materials Engineering and Green Building Research Laboratory faculty, was elected secretary of the board of the International Association for Urban Climate.
»Paul Collins, English faculty, is a finalist for the 2014 Oregon Book Awards, in the Frances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction category, for his book Duel with the Devil.
Monday, January 13, 2014
»Michael McGregor, English faculty, received a “notable essay” mention in Best American Essays 2013 collection for “A Gyroscope on the Island of Love,” published in Image quarterly journal.
Monday, January 6, 2014
»Pete Tashman, Business Administration faculty, was in a Discovery News article online, “Skiing on Garbage to Help Green Skiing,” for his research on how exposure to climate change affects ski resort environmental performance.
»Jyoti Roy, alumni, received a 2014 Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) District VIII Opportunity and Inclusion Scholarship for the CASE VIII Conference to be held in Vancouver, B.C., in February. The scholarship is awarded to two recip
»Desiree Pacheco and Talya Bauer, Business Administration faculty, have been invited to join the editorial board of the Journal of Management.
Wednesday, December 4, 2013
»Tom Potiowsky, Jenny Liu, Jeff Renfro, and Scott Stewart, Northwest Economic Research Center (NERC), won the 2013 Award for Excellence in Print Publications from the Association for University Business and Economic Research at its October conference. NERC
»L. Kris Gowen, Abby Bandurraga, Pauline Jivanjee and Barbara Friesen, Regional Research Institute for Human Services, with Terry Cross, former Social Work faculty and now director of National Indian Child Welfare Association, received the Best Article of
»Berrin Erdogan, Business Administration faculty, was re-invited to join the editorial board of the Journal of Management.
»Cynthia-Lou Coleman, Communication faculty, was a member of a working group of marine biologists and communication scholars that met Oct. 4-5 for a project called “Communicating Conservation Science to Non-Scientists: Strategies and Practices,” sponsored
Monday, November 25, 2013