News - Portland State University
Monday, March 30, 2015
»John Caughman, Mathematics and Statistics faculty, co-authored the article “Configuration Symmetry and Performance Upper Bound of One-Dimensional Cellular Automata for the Leader Election Problem,” published in the Journal of Cellular Automata, Vol. 10, N
»Barbara Glackin, Library faculty, co-authored “Integrating Information Literacy, the POGIL Method, and iPads into a Foundational Studies Program,” published in The Journal of Academic Librarianship, Vol. 41: 155-169.
»Paul Collins, English faculty, authored “The 1906 Novel That Imagined Present-Day New York," published in The New Yorker, March 4.
»Nathan McClintock, Urban Studies and Planning faculty; and Erin Goodling and Jamaal Green, Urban Studies and Planning doctoral students, authored "Uneven Development of the Sustainable City: Shifting Capital in Portland, Oregon" published in Urban Geograp
»Anousha Sedighi, World Languages and Literatures faculty, authored her second book, Persian in Use: An Elementary Textbook of Language and Culture, published by Leiden University Press, 400 pp. The book is accompanied by a website, www.persianinuse.com [t
»Scott Burns, Geology emeritus faculty, presented a keynote talk on "Terroir of Wine Soils" at the national field trip of the Soil Science Society of America to the Napa and Sonoma valleys of California, March 10.
»Donald M. Truxillo, Psychology faculty; and Jenn Rineer, Psychology doctoral student, authored “The Aging Workforce: Implications for Human Resource Management Research and Practice,” published in Oxford Research Reviews: Business and Management.
»Jesse Locker, Art History faculty, will deliver a presentation titled “Reinventing Artemisia. The Formation of an Artist” at the conference Artemisia Gentileschi: Interpreting New Evidence, Assessing New Attributions, in Florence, Italy, May 6-7.
»Annabelle Dolidon, World Languages and Literature faculty, gave a conference presentation titled “La Science-fiction dans la cour des grands” at the International Colloquium of 20th-and 21st-century French and Francophone Literature, Baton Rouge, La., dur
»Dacia Daescu, Mathematics and Statistics faculty, presented research titled “Toward New Applications of the Adjoint Tools in 4D-Var Data Assimilation” to the SIAM Conference in Computational Science and Engineering, March 14-18 in Salt Lake City. Daescu a
»Michael McGregor, English faculty, led a two-night seminar on PSU alumnus Mitchell S. Jackson’s novel The Residue Years, as part of the Oregon Literary Arts Delve series, Feb. 26 and March 5. The Residue Years is the Multnomah County Library's Everybody R
»J. Turner Masland, Library, presented "Harvesting the Cloud: Utilizing Google Apps to Increase Collaboration" at Online Northwest 2015, Corvallis, Feb. 13.
»Ken Ruoff, History faculty, presented a public lecture titled “Memory Wars in East Asia II: Master Narratives of Modern Korean History told in Museums in Korea," at PSU, Feb. 26.
»Masami Nishishiba, Public Administration faculty, moderated the panel "Outreaching and Engaging Multicultural Communities for More Equitable Local Government Services and Operations" and presented a paper titled "Valuing, Enabling and Managing (VEM) Diver
»J.J.P. Veerman, Mathematics and Statistics faculty, delivered a public lecture on complex behavior in simple physical systems for the Dynamical Systems Seminar Series, at the University of Patras in Greece, March 5.
»Sarah A. Bunton, University Studies, presented two posters at the national conference Career Flexibility for Biomedical Faculty of Today and Tomorrow, held in Boston in March. The posters were titled "Vital Signs: Mid- and Late-Career Vitality and Transit
»Melanie Chang, Anthropology faculty, delivered a TEDxVictoria talk last year on the evolving story of human evolution, which was featured by the TEDx Innovations blog in February.
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Tuesday, March 24, 2015