News - February 2014 - Presented
Monday, February 3, 2014
»Pelin Basci, World Languages and Literatures faculty, participated in the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages-American Association of Teachers of Turkic Languages workshop, held to annotate the proficiency guidelines for Turkish language
»Jon Holt, World Languages and Literatures faculty, and Katya Amato and Susan Kirtley, English faculty, served as panelists at the Wizard World Portland Comic Con convention on the topic “Getting Respect: Comics Go to College,” Jan. 23-25.
Monday, February 10, 2014
»Deborah Arthur, University Studies faculty, gave a talk about “PSU Capstone, Multnomah County Department of Community Justice, and The Beat Within: Partners in Transformation” at the Organizing for Justice conference held in Eugene, Feb. 7.
»Dave Ervin, Institute for Sustainable Solutions, presented “Assessing Ecosystem Service Values for Climate Change Adaptation” at the 14th National Council and Global Forum on Science, Policy and the Environment: Building Climate Solutions conference in Wa
»Mau Nam Nguyen, Mathematics and Statistics faculty, presented "On Lipschitz Properties of Nonsmooth Functions and Set-Valued Mappings via Generalized Differentiation and Applications" at the American Mathematical Society’s Joint Mathematical Meetings in B
»Tracy J. Prince, Portland Center for Public Humanities, gave talks on “The History of Goose Hollow” at the Multnomah Athletic Club, Jan. 28, and on “Chinese Vegetable Gardens of Old Portland” at Friendly House, Jan. 29.
Monday, February 17, 2014
»Heather Burns, Educational Leadership and Policy faculty, presented “Leadership for Sustainability: Pedagogical Practices that Empower Learners to Become Leaders” at the sixth Conference on Higher Education Pedagogy, held at Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.
»Andy Job, Educational Leadership and Policy faculty, was an invited speaker at the 10th Annual Professional Development Day at Linfield College in McMinnville, Ore., Feb. 5.
Monday, February 24, 2014
»Pelin Basci, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented a talk titled "Istanbul: the Imagined City" for a panel on Envisioning Urban Istanbul, held at the University of Oregon in Portland, Feb. 12.
»Dave Ervin, Economics and Institute for Sustainable Solutions faculty, spoke on "Agriculture: Growing and Managing Food: Perspectives for Today and the Future" at an Oregon League of Women Voters meeting in Portland, Feb. 12.