News - Portland State University
Monday, October 24, 2016
»OHA and Portland State release report that highlights $240 million in savings from patient-centered primary care homes
»Kathi Inman Berens, English faculty, convened the panel "Feminist Horizons" for the 2016 international E-Literature Conference. The panel is now featured on the Cultural Mechanics podcast. Her talk was "Toward a Feminist Theory of Interface: Playing Liter
»Silvia Boero, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented the paper entitled "Viaggio in una Sardegna Intima: Prosa e Poesia di Giovanni Corona (A Voyage to the Intimate Sardinia of Giovanni Corona - His Prose and his Poetry)” at the VII Convegno A
»Kelsey Henderson, Criminology and Criminal Justice faculty, was an invited attendee and co-presented a poster, "Investigating Predictors of True and False Guilty Pleas," at the Research Coordination Network on Understanding Guilty Pleas Concluding Confere
»Laurence Kominz, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented a lecture, “How the Danjuros Created Kabuki Super-heroes—from Humiliation to Innovation” as part of Portland State of Mind at PSU on Oct. 20.
»Susan Kirtley, English faculty, presented a paper, "The Wrong Frame: Cathy, Comic Strips, and the Canon," at the Cartoon Crossroads Columbus Scholarly Symposium at the Ohio State University, Oct. 13-16. She was joined by two Comics Studies students, Rober
»Susan Poulsen, Communication emerita faculty, and Priya Kapoor, International and Global Studies faculty, presented with Sara Kaufman (first author and presenter) the research paper "Meeting, Matching and Bonding: A Communication Ethnography of an Animal
»Robert Schroeder, Library faculty, co-presented a paper, "Autoethnography: Research as Reflection, Inclusion, and Empowerment," at the European Conference on Information Literacy in Prague, Oct. 10-13.
»Hyeyoung Woo, Sociology faculty, presented “Increased Resources or Incompatible Roles?: Union Status and College Completion among Young Adults in the U.S.,” in the Department of Sociology at Yonsei University in Seoul, Korea.
»Per Henningsgaard, English faculty, authored "What Happens When High School Students Publish Books? Cultural Sustainability in a University–Community Partnership," which was included in Sustainable Solutions: University–Community Partnerships, the second
»Mellie Pullman, Business Administration faculty, authored a chapter titled “Minimizing Food Waste at Google: Creating Production Innovation and Purchasing Practices,” included in the book Organizing Supply Chain Processes for Sustainable Innovation in the
»Amy Langenkamp and Dara Shifrer, Sociology faculty, co-authored “Family Legacy or Family Pioneer? Social Class Differences in the Way Adolescents Construct College-Going,” forthcoming in the Journal of Adolescent Research.
»Olyssa Starry, Honors College faculty, authored "Ecosystem Ecology as a Framework for Organizing and Advancing Greenroof Research," published in the Israel Journal of Ecology & Evolution, Vol. 62, Issue 1-2, a special issue on greenroof ecology.
»Panayot Vassilevski, Mathematics and Statistics faculty, received a $159,998, three-year National Science Foundation grant for the study “Low-Rank Diagonally Compensated Matrix Decompositions in the Design of Solvers and Partitioners." The study proposes
»G.L.A. Harris, Public Administration faculty, has accepted the invitation of the editor-in-chief to join the editorial board of the discipline's premier peer-reviewed journal, Public Administration Review.
»Maura Kelly and Lindsey Wilkinson, Sociology faculty, had their research featured in a news story on OPB titled “Report: Discrimination Harming Efforts to Diversify Oregon Highway Workforce” and in an Oregonian article titled “Oregon's Road Construction C
Sunday, October 23, 2016