News - Portland State University
Monday, February 20, 2017
»Kathi Inman Berens, English faculty, was interviewed for a University of Oregon Digital Humanities podcast, "DH and Social Justice."
»Clive Knights, Architecture faculty, currently has a monotype print titled "Perch" in the 25th Parkside National Small Print Exhibition at the University of Wisconsin, Parkside Gallery, Jan. 30-March 30.
»Mark Bajorek, Center for Student Health and Counseling, was interviewed on the Feb. 15 KGW Portland Today show for the segment "How Much do People Spend on Vitamins?"
»Greg Townley, Psychology faculty, co-authored "Urban and Non-Urban Differences in Community Living and Participation among Individuals with Serious Mental Illnesses," published in Social Science & Medicine, Vol. 177, pp. 223-230.
»Scott Burns, Geology emeritus faculty, was interviewed by KPTV News for the story "Metro Areas Slammed by Landslides Putting People's Property at Risk" on Feb. 8.
»Kevin Van Meter, Geography faculty, authored an op-ed, "The Meaning of 1984 and Brave New World in These Trumpian Times," published in Truth-Out.org, Feb. 15.
»Christopher Carey, Criminology and Criminal Justice faculty, traveled to Myanmar in January to assist its government, Landesa Rural Development Institute and local groups in providing U.S.-based research and in-country field research and workshop delivery
»Kelsey Henderson, Criminology and Criminal Justice faculty, won the third-place American Psychology-Law Society 2016 Dissertation Award for "Investigating Predictors of True and False Guilty Pleas." Kelsey will be recognized at the opening session of the
»Maria Kapantzoglou, Speech and Hearing Sciences faculty, is one of only 30 participants selected this year to attend the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association’s 2017 Lessons for Success research mentoring program in April.
»Gerry Sussman, Urban Studies and Planning and International and Global Studies faculty, gave an hour-long interview on U.S.-Russia relations and the role of the mainstream media, on WUSB-FM radio in New York, Feb. 13.
»Mark Weislogel, Mechanical and Materials Engineering faculty; Ryan Jenson, alumnus; and others won the 2016 Beazley Product Design of the Year prize from the Design Museum in London. The award was for their space cup, a zero-gravity coffee cup designed fo
»Cassio de Oliveira, World Languages and Literatures faculty, gave a talk, “Translation as Literary Authorship in Rewritings of Guy de Maupassant by Tolstoi, Bunin, and Babel,” at the 2017 conference of the American Association of Teachers of Slavic and Ea
»Nicole Rigelman, Education faculty, just finished a term as secretary for the Association of Mathematics Teacher Educators and has begun a new role as associate vice president of membership.
»Dave Ervin, Environmental Management and Economics emeritus faculty and Institute for Sustainable Solutions fellow, presented "Neighbor and Community Aspects of Herbicide Resistance Management: Insights from a National Survey" at the annual meeting of the
»Anne Greenhoe, Intensive English Language faculty, and Michele Miller, Intensive English Language advisor, presented "Innovative Technology Supporting ESL to Academic Study Transition: Open Access and PebblePad" at the American Association of Intensive En