News - November 2012 - Presented
Wednesday, November 28, 2012
»Ulrich H. Hardt, Education Dean's Office, presented "'Other People's Skins': Fiction Writing in the Classroom," with Tim Gillespie, Karen Johnson, and Kim Stafford at the annual convention of the National Council of Teachers of English, held in Las Vegas,
»Meiru Liu, International Management and Confucius Institute faculty, presented "Meeting Challenges and Solving Issues by Developing Creative Programs – A CI's Model" at the annual conference of the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages in
»Leslie McBride, Debbie Kaufman, and Belinda Zeidler, Community Health faculty, presented a poster session, "Re-Designing Courses for Learning Outcomes Assessment: A Collaborative, Constructivist Faculty Development Approach," at the second annual Undergra
»Leslie McBride, Community Health faculty; Milan Sherman, Mathematics and Statistics faculty; Albert Spencer, Philosophy faculty; and Belinda Zeidler, Community Health faculty; presented a panel discussion, "A Collaborative, Constructivist Faculty Developm
»Leslie McBride, Community Health faculty; Janelle Voegele, Academic Excellence faculty; and Ellen West, Business Administration faculty, presented "Faculty Review in the 21st Century: Learning from Academic Portfolio Contributions" at the 37th Annual Prof
»Swapna Mukhopadhyay, Curriculum and Instruction faculty, chaired and presented "Non-Literate Indian Boat-Builders: Vernacular Engineering and the Rigor of Reality" at the annual meeting of the American Anthropological Association, San Francisco, Nov. 18.
»Ken Ruoff, History faculty, presented a paper, "Japan's 2600th Anniversary Commemorative Essay Contest," at a conference in Tokyo about Japan's Prewar P.E.N. Club, Nov. 26.
»Jeremy Spoon, Anthropology faculty, presented a paper, "Mixed and Collaborative Methods: Approaching Indigenous Ecological Knowledge Heterogeneity," in an invited session at the American Anthropological Association Annual Meeting, San Francisco, Nov. 15.
»JJP Veerman, Mathematics and Statistics faculty, gave the C^3 Colloquium of the University of Florida in Gainesville, Nov. 16. The title of his lecture was "Control of Transients in the Synchronization of Oscillator Networks."
»Janet Walker, Social Work and Regional Research Institute faculty, co-presented a session, "Peer Support for Youth and Young Adults with Serious Mental Health Conditions," at the 23rd Annual Conference of the Federation of Families for Children's Mental H
»Anita Bright, Curriculum and Instruction faculty, presented "Warping the Lenses and Moving the Margins: Negotiating 'Normal' With Preservice Teachers" at the American Educational Studies Conference in Seattle, Nov. 1.
»Evguenia Davidova, International Studies and University Studies faculty, presented "Balkan Mercantile Bourgeoisie as Promoter of the National Revolutions?" at the international conference Balkan Worlds: Ottoman Past and Balkan Nationalism, organized by th