News - Presented
Monday, June 2, 2014
»Swapna Mukhopadhyay, Curriculum and Instruction faculty, presented a paper, "Mathematics as a Multicultural Subject," at Korean Association of Multicultural Education Conference in Seoul, South Korea, May 10.
»Deborah Peterson, Educational Leadership and Policy faculty, presented on “Education Pays,” about preparing for post-secondary education, scholarships and the benefits of education, to hundreds of students at the third annual Viking Vets U-Belong Conferen
»William B. Fischer, World Languages and Literatures faculty, gave two presentations, “Language Teacher Preparation in Oregon” and “The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: Amazing and Appalling Language Textbooks of the Past, Present and Future,” at the Confedera
»Craig Epplin, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented “The Aesthetics of Keyboard Shortcuts” at the Latin American Studies Association annual conference in Chicago, May 21-24.
»Silvia Boero, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented the paper “Buildungsroman and Detective Story in Giovanni Corona's novel This Brother of Mine” at the American Association for Italian Studies conference in Zurich, Switzerland, May 24.
Monday, May 26, 2014
»Tony Wolk, English faculty, and Shelley Reece, English emeritus faculty, presented “William Stafford’s Kindred Spirit: Ludwig Wittgenstein” at the 2014 NW Regional National Council of Teachers of English Conference in Portland, March 1.
»Keith Walters, Applied Linguistics faculty, presented a paper, “The Problematics of Speak-English-Only Rules in the U.S. Workplace: A Sociolinguistic Perspective,” at the Seconda Università degli Studi Di Napoli Centre for Research in Language and Law’s T
»Jo-Ann Sowers, Social Work faculty, presented “The Nuts & Bolts of Microenterprises for People with Behavioral Health Challenges” at the NAMI Multnomah-NorthStar Conference in Portland, April 24.
»Sue Taylor, Art History faculty, presented a lecture, titled “At the Doors of the Academy: How Women Artists Worked Their Way In,” at the World Affairs Council of Oregon’s Teaching About Women in the World conference, at Portland State, May 17.
»Jennifer R. Perlmutter, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented a paper, titled “Meh. The Unmarked Jews of Nicolas Boindin's Le Port de Mer,” at the 2014 Conference of the North American Society for Seventeenth-Century French Literature at Univ
»Jack Corbett, Public Administration faculty, co-presented two papers that he co-authored, “From Cultural Landscape to Orgscape” and “Community, Authority, and Heritage: Local Museums as Arenas of Competition and Negotiation,” at the Heritage and Healthy S
»Scott Burns, Geology emeritus faculty, presented a talk, “Teaching Terroir in Undergraduate Geology Classes,” at the 110th Geological Society of America Cordilleran Section Meeting in Bozeman, Mont., May 20.
Monday, May 19, 2014
»Tony Wolk, English faculty, presented “Three Mid-Century Round-the-World Voyages: Charles Darwin and H.M.S. Beagle (1832-1835); Charles Wilkes and the American Exploratory Expedition (1838-1842); & T. H. Huxley and H.M.S. Rattlesnake (1846-1850)” at the A
»J.J.P. Veerman, Mathematics and Statistics faculty, was invited by the Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile to visit for two weeks in June to give various public lectures and to collaborate on a research project.
»Sherril Gelmon, Public Administration faculty, presented a pre-conference workshop, “Creating Evidence of Institutional Engagement: Why Haven’t We Figured It Out Yet?,” at the Community-Campus Partnerships for Health’s 13th International Conference in Chi
»Carrie Furrer, Center for Improvement of Child and Family Services, presented a symposium paper, titled “Three Dimensions of Implementation: A Systems Approach,” at the 19th National Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect in New Orleans, La., April 30.
»Pelin Basci, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented on “Orhan Pamuk’s Istanbul” as part of the ongoing series A Day in the Life: Memoirs from the Middle East at the Multnomah County Central Library, May 6.
Monday, May 12, 2014