News - November 2013 - College of Urban & Public Affairs
Friday, November 1, 2013
Monday, November 4, 2013
»Mel Gurtov, Political Science emeritus faculty, gave three talks in Riverside, Calif., on his latest book, Will This Be China’s Century? at Riverside Community College, at the World Affairs Council of the Inland Empire, and at the University of California
»David Johns, Political Science faculty, presented a plenary address, "The Politics of Ensuring the Survival of Wildlands," at the 10th World Wilderness Congress in Salamanca, Spain, Oct 6.
Wednesday, November 6, 2013
Tuesday, November 12, 2013
»David Johns, Political Science faculty, presented a plenary address, “The Emergence and Importance of Very Large-Scale Restoration,” and a paper, “Mobilization and Community Building for Large-Scale Restoration,” at the 5th World Conference on Ecological
»Jason Jurjevich, Population Research Center and Urban Studies and Planning, and Meg Merrick, Institute of Portland Metropolitan Studies, received a $49,635 National Science Foundation-funded subcontract grant for a project, titled "A User Study of Techniq
Wednesday, November 13, 2013
Thursday, November 14, 2013
»The Oregonian: Portland Public Schools looks to Portland State University for help with boundary changes
Monday, November 18, 2013
»Sheila Martin, Institute of Portland Metropolitan Studies faculty, presented “Improving the Flow of Information Through Technology Networks: A Case Study of Policy in Slovenia” at the fifth annual Global Venture Lab Academic Summit, Nov. 4.
»Jack Corbett, Urban and Public Affairs faculty, co-authored the chapter “Social Research and Reflective Practice in Bi-national Contexts” in the book Uncharted Terrains: New Directions in Border Research Methodology, Ethics, and Practice, published by Uni
»Public memorial for urban planning pioneers Nohad and Dirce Toulan will be Tuesday afternoon at Portland State
Wednesday, November 20, 2013
Thursday, November 21, 2013
Monday, November 25, 2013
»Jack Corbett, Public Administration faculty, and alumna Mandy Elder presented “Building Food Platforms for Local Sustainability: An Assessment of Mexican Experience” at the Yale Food Systems Symposium in New Haven, Conn., Oct. 18-19.
»Richard Lycan, Institute on Aging, presented “Which Blue Lake: Management of Lake Data in the National Hydro Dataset” at a joint meeting of the Oregon Lakes Association and the Washington State Lake Protection Association in Vancouver, Wash., Oct. 17.