News - Portland State University
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Monday, April 24, 2017
»Robert Asaadi, Political Science and International and Global Studies faculty, was interviewed by the Iranian state television network Ofogh (Horizon) on its 180 Degrees program. His segment aired nationally in Iran on April 14.
»Anne McClanan, Art History faculty, presented "Virtual Reality Then and Now in Medieval Studies" at the Medieval Academy conference in Toronto, April 7.
»Andrew Santa Lucia, Architecture faculty, authored "Miami Embodies Challenging Stereotypes, but Generates New Architectural Identities in Spite of Them," in The Architects Newspaper, April 11.
»Tina Burdsall, Sociology faculty, served as volunteer coordinator for the 2017 annual meeting of the Pacific Sociological Association in Portland, April 6-9, and officially became secretary of the association. Students Sasha Bassett and Quinton Alexander
»Joan Petit, Library faculty, presented “The Free Textbook Movement in the United States and Around the World” and “Open Access and Open Educational Resources for Science and Technology” at the Ethiopian National Archive and Library Agency in Addis Ababa,
»Catherine McNeur, History faculty, guest edited the May 2017 issue of the Journal of Planning History. As part of the special issue, she wrote the introduction, “The Histories of New York City’s Parks,” as well as her own article, “Parks, People, and Prop
»Maura Kelly and Lindsey Wilkinson, Sociology faculty, and student Sasha Bassett nominated one of their community partners, Oregon Tradeswomen, Inc., for the Pacific Sociological Association Social Conscience Award, which was presented at the 2017 annual m
»Nicole Rigelman, Education faculty, presented four co-authored papers at the annual conference of the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, San Antonio, Texas, April 5-8. The papers are “Ensuring the Tasks in Our Curriculum Are Worthwhile,” “Lesson
»Eva Núñez, World Language and Literature faculty, authored "Language and Power: Multiculturalism and the Discourse of Migration" in Estudios y Homenajes Hispanoamericanos, Madrid: Orto, 2017.
»Maura Kelly, Sociology faculty, was a critic for a book, Contesting Intersex: The Dubious Diagnosis by Georgiann Davis, during an author-meets-critics-panel at the 2017 annual meeting of the Pacific Sociological Association in Portland, April 6-9.
»Robert Schroeder, Library faculty, co-presented “Autoethnography: Research as Reflection, Inclusion and Empowerment” at the European Conference on Information Literacy in Prague, Oct. 10.
»Lihong Qian, Business Administration faculty, co-authored an article titled “From Technology Race to Technology Marathon: A Behavioral Explanation of Technology Advancement” published in European Management Journal.
»Anne McClanan, Art History faculty, was awarded a summer visitorship from the Institute for Advanced Studies, Princeton University.
»Emily Shafer, Sociology faculty, served as a member on the “From Lost-Doc to Post-Doc, Contingent Faculty in Focus” panel at the annual meeting of the Pacific Sociological Association, Portland, April 6-9.
»Alex Ruzicka, Geology faculty, co-wrote the book chapter "Iron and Stony-Iron Meteorites: Evidence for the Formation, Crystallization and Early Impact Histories of Differentiated Planetesimals," in Planetesimals: Early Differentiation and Consequences for