News - January 2014 - Portland State University
Monday, January 13, 2014
»Alumni in the News: Portland businessman becomes latest to join growing group of Republican candidates for governor
»Michael McGregor, English faculty, received a “notable essay” mention in Best American Essays 2013 collection for “A Gyroscope on the Island of Love,” published in Image quarterly journal.
»Sherril Gelmon, Public Administration faculty, presented “Evaluating the Implementation of the Primary Care Home in Oregon: Community-level Health Reform” at the annual American Public Health Association meeting in Boston in November.
»Bruce Gilley, Political Science faculty, was an invited speaker at the conference on humanitarian diplomacy, organized by Turkey’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, in Istanbul, Dec. 3-4.
»Meiru Liu, Business Administration faculty, chaired a panel, a forum and made three presentations on “Developing Learner’s Interest and Appreciation in Learning Chinese through Culture-Based Reading Materials” at the second International Chinese Teaching
»Subhash Kochar, Mathematics and Statistics faculty, gave an invited talk on “Reminiscences of the Early Developments of Some Partial Orders” and chaired a session at the International Conference on the Role of Statistics in the Advancement of Science and
»Susan Wladaver-Morgan, Pacific Historical Review, presented a paper on “The Present and Future of the Coordinating Council for Women in History” at the annual meeting of the American Historical Association in Washington, D.C., Jan. 5. In her capacity as c
»Paula Carder, Institute on Aging faculty, contributed a chapter to the book Grounded Theory and Situational Analysis, edited by Kathy Charmaz & Adele Clarke and published by Sage.
»Heejun Chang, Geography faculty, co-authored a paper, “Climate Change, Urban Development, and Community Perception of an Extreme Flood: A Case Study of Vernonia,” published in the journal Applied Geography, Vol. 46, January 2014.
»Amy Hofer, Library faculty, co-authored “A Thresholds Concepts Approach to the Standards Revision,” published in the journal Communications in Information Literacy, Vol. 7, No. 2, 2013.
»Deborah Peterson, Education faculty, co-authored an article, “Superintendents Supporting High Poverty Schools: School-based Social Services Coordination,” published in the American Association of School Administrators New Superintendent’s E-Journal, Janua
»David Santen, University Communications, authored an article, “This Land Planned for You and Me,” published in Oregon Humanities magazine Fall/Winter 2013 issue.
»Robert Schroeder, Library faculty, host-edited a special issue of the journal Communications in Information Literacy, titled “Reflecting on the Standards,” created in response to Association of College and Research Libraries’ revision of its Information L
»Jonathan Walker, English faculty, authored an article, “Reading Materiality: The Literary Critical Treatment of Physical Texts,” published in the annual Renaissance Drama, Vol. 41, 2013.