News - January 2014 - College of Urban & Public Affairs
Monday, January 6, 2014
»Outside Magazine: Live by Bike: Never mind the health and environmental benefits. It’s good for the soul.
»Sherril Gelmon, Public Administration faculty, made three presentations with colleagues at the International Association on Research on Service-Learning and Community Engagement conference in Omaha this November: “Creating Evidence of Institutional Engage
»Kevin Kecskes, Public Administration faculty, with a colleague presented “Engaging Departments for Institutional Transformation” at the University of Texas at Arlington in Arlington, Texas, Nov. 20-21.
»Gerry Sussman, Urban Studies and Planning and International Studies faculty, on Dec. 4 was interviewed by a Russian television news station, RTTV, about the United States and European Union economic interests in the political protests in Ukraine.
»Carl Abbott, Urban Studies and Planning emeritus faculty, authored two recent articles: “Science Fiction Cities” published in Deletion: The Open Access Online Forum in Science Fiction, Episode 2, December 2013; and “Distributed Cities” published in Clarke
Tuesday, January 7, 2014
Thursday, January 9, 2014
Monday, January 13, 2014
»Sherril Gelmon, Public Administration faculty, presented “Evaluating the Implementation of the Primary Care Home in Oregon: Community-level Health Reform” at the annual American Public Health Association meeting in Boston in November.
»Bruce Gilley, Political Science faculty, was an invited speaker at the conference on humanitarian diplomacy, organized by Turkey’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, in Istanbul, Dec. 3-4.
»Paula Carder, Institute on Aging faculty, contributed a chapter to the book Grounded Theory and Situational Analysis, edited by Kathy Charmaz & Adele Clarke and published by Sage.
Tuesday, January 21, 2014
»Richard Clucas, Political Science faculty, was an invited participant on a roundtable panel discussing “New Directions and Challenges for Political Science Professional Associations” at the annual meeting of the Southern Political Science Association in N
»Jack Corbett, Public Administration faculty, co-authored “Can Organizations Learn? Exploring a Shift from Conflict to Collaboration” published in the journal The George Wright Forum, Vol. 30, December 2013.
»Bruce Gilley, Political Science faculty, authored a research article, “Did Bush Democratize the Middle East? The Effects of External-Internal Linkages,” published in the winter 2013-14 issue of the journal Political Science Quarterly.
»Nathan McClintock, Urban Studies faculty, was lead author on an article, titled “Urban Livestock Ownership, Management, and Regulation in the United States: An Exploratory Survey and Research Agenda,” published in the journal Land Use Policy, May 2014.
»Paula Carder, Institute on Aging faculty, received a $50,000 grant from the Oregon Health Authority to evaluate an affordable housing with services demonstration project in four Portland high-rise buildings.
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
»Nathan McClintock, Urban Studies and Planning faculty, co-authored an article, titled “Intervention: Critical Physical Geography,” published in The Canadian Geographer, 2014.
Tuesday, January 28, 2014