News - Presented
Wednesday, December 2, 2015
»Joseph Bohling, History faculty, presented a paper titled "The Shock of the Local: The French Wine Industry in the Global 1970s" at the 43rd Western Society for French History Conference in Chicago, Nov. 5-7.
»Lisa K Bates, Urban Studies and Planning faculty, presented her research and practice work with communities facing gentrification in the forum "New Moves: Holding Ground, Fighting Displacement" at PolicyLink's 2015 Equity Summit in Los Angeles, Oct. 28.
»Pete Collier, Sociology emeritus faculty, presented “How to Establish That Your College Student Mentoring Program Positively Impacts Students" at the Eighth Annual Mentoring Conference at the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque.
»Scott Burns, Geology emeritus faculty, presented a talk titled "Site Characterization of Critical Structures Along the Cascadia Margin in Oregon" at the annual meeting of the Association of Environmental and Engineering Geologists in Pittsburgh, Sept. 23.
»Amy E. Borden, Theater and Film faculty, presented “Before Motion Picture World: Movies in Gilded Age American Magazines” at the conference Turning the Page: Digitization, Movie Magazines, and Historical Audience Studies, hosted by the Network of Research
»Marie Lo, English faculty, presented the keynote talk “Is Gardening Color-Blind? Neoliberal Environmentalism and Asian North American Literature,” at the Fourth Annual English Undergraduate Literature Conference at Linfield College in McMinnville, Nov. 13
»Evguenia Davidova, International Studies faculty, presented a paper titled “Serving the State: Military and Public Health Practices in the Nineteenth-Century Balkans” at the 47th National Convention of the American Slavic, Eastern European, and Eurasian S
»Nancy Price, Geology faculty, gave a lecture titled "Addressing Tectonic Questions from the Perspective of Rheology" to members of the Geological Society of Oregon Country, Nov. 13.
»Eva Nunez, Word Languages and Literatures faculty, gave an invited lecture titled "The Evolution of the Spanish Language: Diachronic Issues" at Monterey Institute of International Studies in Monterey, Calif., Nov. 19.
»Angela Zagarella, World Languages and Literatures instructor, presented a paper titled "Experience Migration: Journey to Lampedusa, Island of Hope," at the Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association conference in Portland, Nov. 8.
Monday, November 23, 2015
»William J. Comer, World Languages and Literatures faculty, conducted a workshop titled “Uncovering the Connections between Language Pedagogy and Language Textbook: The Case of Между нами,” for the Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures at the Univ
»Elena Avilés, Chicano-Latino Studies faculty, organized a panel session titled "In Between the Public and Private in Chicana Cultural Production" for the Society for the Study of American Women Writers. She presented a paper titled “In-between Tongue: Und
»Jill Emery, Library faculty, co-presented four talks at the Charleston Conference: Issues in Book and Serial Acquisition, Charleston, S.C., Nov. 4-7. Her presentations were titled "Gathering the Needles: Evaluating the Impact of Gold Open Access Content W
»Jack Corbett, Public Administration faculty, presented "Fundy's Shores, Mexico's Mountains: Conserving Heritage in Special Places" to the Wolfville Historical Society in Wolfville, Nova Scotia, as part of the outreach component of his current Fulbright.
»Eva Nunez, Word Languages and Literatures faculty, gave an invited lecture titled "Diachronic Applications to Spanish" at Stanford University, Nov. 16.
»Elise Granek, Environmental Science and Management faculty, and student Joey Peters co-convened a symposium titled "Emerging and Legacy Contaminants in Coastal and Estuarine Systems" at the 2015 Coastal and Estuarine Research Federation conference, Portla
»Ken Ruoff, History faculty, was the keynote speaker presenting "An American Perspective on Korea-Japan Relations" at a banquet honoring Peace Corps alumni who served in Korea. The banquet was sponsored by the Seattle-based Consul General of Korea, Nov. 6.
Monday, November 16, 2015
»Elena Avilés, Chicano-Latino Studies faculty, presented a paper titled "California Love: U.S. Spanish, Chicano/Latinos Studies and Latino Americans" at the spring meeting of the Southern California Chapter of American Association of Teachers of Spanish an