News - Presented
Monday, January 26, 2015
»F. Rudolf Beyl, Mathematics and Statistics emeritus faculty, presented joint work with Nancy Waller, adjunct faculty, titled "Homotopy Classification of Algebraic Two-complexes" at the International Summer Seminar on Two- and Three-dimensional Topology 20
»J.J.P. Veerman, Mathematics and Statistics faculty, delivered a research seminar on "Transients and Flocks" in the Universita La Sapienza department of physics in Rome, Jan. 15.
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
»Jack Corbett, Public Administration faculty, delivered two lectures: “Ethics and Values in Public Administration” and “Public Administration as Art and Science” to the new doctoral program in public administration at the Benito Juarez University of Oaxaca
»Keith Walters, Applied Linguistics faculty, presented "Applying Linguistics: U.S. Court Cases Involving Speak-English-Only in the Workplace Rules" at the annual meeting of the Linguistic Society of America; and "When an Apology is not an Apology: Discours
Monday, January 12, 2015
»Nathan McClintock, Urban Studies and Planning faculty, gave a presentation titled "La différenciation socio-spatiale de l’agriculture urbaine et ses implications pour la ville durable" at AgroParisTech/INRA (National Institute of Agronomic Research) in Pa
»Silvia Boero, World Languages and Literatures faculty, lectured on Italian Cinema and Literature at the University of Split, Croatia, Dec. 16-18. She presented on directors Luigi Magni and Pupi Avati, and on writers-activists Anna Franchi and Leda Rafanel
»J.J.P. Veerman, Mathematics and Statistics faculty, delivered three lectures and seminars in December: “A Strange Convex Set” and “Synchronization of High Dimensional Coupled Dynamical Systems” at the University of Crete, Greece; and “Control of Transient
»Masami Nishishiba, Public Administration faculty, gave an invited presentation titled "The Most Livable City in the U.S.: Life and Civic Engagement in Portland" at a public forum for city employees and citizens in Toyohashi-City, Aichi, Japan.
Monday, January 5, 2015
»Silvia Boero, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented in absentia the paper “Annie Vivanti: History in Her Stories Between Two Continents and Two Centuries,” about Jewish Italian-British author Annie Vivanti and her political writings from 1910
»Dave Ervin, Sustainable Solutions faculty and Environmental Management and Economics emeritus faculty, co-presented “Principles to Guide Assessments of Ecosystem Service Values,” and presented "Ecosystem Service Valuation to aid Climate Change Decisions"
»Jack Corbett, Public Administration faculty, co-authored "Community Strategies in the Management of a World Heritage Site" for presentation at the 18th General Assembly of the International Council on Monuments and Sites, Florence, Italy, November.
»Michele Gamburd, Anthropology faculty, presented a paper titled “The French Connection: Tourist Humanitarianism in Post-Tsunami Sri Lanka” at the 113th Annual Meeting of the American Anthropological Association, Washington, D.C., Dec. 5.
»Meiru Liu, International Management and Confucius Institute faculty, gave an invited presentation on “Developing Chinese Language and Cultural Teacher Education Program – Plans, Goals, Curriculum and Instructional Design” and chaired the panel “Teacher Ma
»Elise Granek, Environmental Science and Management faculty, and student Emma Prichard presented "Concentrations and Effects of Emerging Contaminants in Marine Invertebrates" at the 2014 Annual Meeting of the Western Society of Naturalists in Tacoma, Wash.
»Nathan McClintock, Urban Studies and Planning faculty, presented on a panel titled "Rights to the City: Critical Politics in and beyond the Academy" at the 9th Annual Critical Geographies Mini-Conference at Simon Fraser University in Vancouver, B.C., Nov.
»J.J.P. Veerman, Mathematics and Statistics faculty, presented "A Strange Convex Sets" in the PDE Seminar Series of the PSU Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Dec. 3.
»Shelby Anderson, Anthropology faculty, presented "Archaeology and Climate Change in Northwest Alaska" as part of the National Park Service Climate Change and Archeology webinar series, Nov. 18.
Wednesday, December 3, 2014
»Linda Absher, Library faculty, presented "Lumpia & Fried Chicken: Biracial/Bicultural Military Families in Solano County, California" at the third biennial Critical Mixed Race Studies Conference held at DePaul University, Chicago, Nov. 14.
»Steven Carnovale, Business Administration faculty, presented "A Stochastic Facility Location Problem with Supply Chain Risk Propagation" at the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences annual meeting, San Francisco, Nov. 12; an invite