News - February 2013 - Portland State University
Monday, February 18, 2013
»Niles Lehman, Chemistry faculty, presented the talk "RNA Self-Assembly: Cooperation at the Origins of Life" at the Cooperation and Major Evolutionary Transitions Conference held by the Kavali Institute for Theoretical Physics at University of California,
»Kevin Corcoran, Social Work faculty, authored a cookbook, Food for Thought: A Two-Year Cooking Guide for Social Work Students, Lyceum Books, Chicago.
»Dacian Daescu, Mathematics and Statistics faculty, authored "Error Covariance Sensitivity and Impact Estimation with Adjoint 4D-Var: Theoretical Aspects and First Applications to NAVDAS-AR" published in the Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological So
»Vikki Vandiver, Social Work faculty, authored the book, Best Practices in Community Mental Health: A Pocket Guide, with Lyceum Books, Chicago.
»Emily Salisbury, Criminology and Criminal Justice faculty, became editor of Criminal Justice and Behavior, a peer-reviewed research journal published monthly by SAGE Publications, Inc. Jody Sundt, Criminology and Criminal Justice faculty, serves as associ
»Pelin Basci, World Languages and Literatures faculty, authored "Herkesin 12 Eylul'u" [Everyone's Own Takeover of 1980] published in Amargi Feminist Journal of Theory and Politics, No. 27.
»Ken Ruoff, History faculty, delivered a lecture titled "Japanese Tourism to Korea circa 1940: The Tension Between Assimilation and Tourism Promotion Policies" at Wellesley College.
»Swapna Mukhopadhyay, Education faculty, presented a paper, "How Ethnomathematics can Enrich Mathematics Education," at the epiSTEME 5 biennial conference at Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai, India, J
»Margarette Leite and Sergio Palleroni, Architecture faculty, had their SAGE classroom and Basic Initiative featured in Biocity No. 53, a Japanese publication put out by Studio-L and one of the most important publications on public interest design.
»Virginia Butler, Anthropology faculty, presented "The 10,000 Year Record of Sustainable Fisheries in the Pacific Northwest" at the University of Washington School of Aquatic and Fisheries Science as part of the Bevan Series on Sustainable Fisheries on Jan