News - Office of International Affairs
Monday, February 8, 2016
»Emiko Konomi, Business Administration faculty, authored a textbook titled Beginning Japanese for Professionals: Book 1, published through the PDXScholar Open Access Textbooks of Portland State University Library in January 2016.
»Meiru Liu, Business Administration faculty, gave an invited lecture for graduate students on “New Concept and Methods in Chinese Language Teaching Overseas” at Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China, Dec. 11.
Friday, January 22, 2016
Monday, January 4, 2016
»Emiko Konomi, Business Administration faculty, presented “Pre-advanced Japanese: The Textbook and Pedagogy” at the 2015 Confederation in Oregon Language Teaching-Language in Motion fall conference in Portland, Oct. 10.
Thursday, December 31, 2015
Monday, November 16, 2015
»Jeremy Spoon, Anthropology faculty, received a National Science Foundation RAPID grant titled “Disaster as a Catalyst for Social-Ecological Transformation,” which will focus on critical transitions during the recovery following the April/May 2015 Nepal ea
Monday, November 9, 2015
»Michele Gamburd, Anthropology faculty, authored the chapter “Sri Lankan Migration from Sri Lanka to the Gulf: Female Breadwinners and Domestic Workers” in the edited volume South Asian Migration to Gulf Countries: Histories, Policies, Development, pp. 226
»Jon Holt, World Languages and Literatures faculty, gave a talk at Clackamas Community College on Japanese comic books, titled “Manga Is My Life: Manga and Gekiga Genres in Tatsumi Yoshihiro’s A Drifting Life,” Nov. 3.
»Christina Luther, Office of International Student and Scholar Services, presented the workshop "International Students and Their Status on your Campus and with SEVIS" at the Pacific Association of Collegiate Registrars & Admissions Officers 2015 annual Co
Thursday, November 5, 2015
»Emiko Konomi, School of Business Assistant Professor, Master of International Management, Wins John Eliot Allen Outstanding Teaching Award
Monday, November 2, 2015
»Susan Chan, Music faculty, recorded a CD titled "Echoes of China: Contemporary Piano Music," which features two commissioned works and other works by internationally renowned Chinese composers Zhou Long, Doming Lam, Alexina Louie, Tan Dun and Chen Yi. The
Friday, October 30, 2015
Monday, October 26, 2015
»Mel Gurtov, Political Science emeritus faculty, delivered a keynote speech titled "The China Dream: What Does It Mean for Developing Countries?" at the conference China's Changing Relations with Developing Countries: Implications for U.S. Policy at the Sc
»Mel Gurtov, Political Science emeritus faculty, was interviewed on China Radio International Sept. 14 concerning China-Japan relations.
»Patricia Wetzel, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented a paper titled “Rhetoric in Japanese Advertising” at the Midwest Council on Asian Affairs at Washington University in St. Louis, Oct. 16-18.
Monday, October 19, 2015