News - March 2013 - Portland State University
Monday, March 18, 2013
»Jackie Balzer, Enrollment Management and Student Affairs vice president, presented "Championing Student Affairs Assessment" at the American College Personnel Association's annual conference on March 5.
»JJP Veerman, Mathematics and Statistics faculty, gave two public lectures at SUNY-Stony Brook on March 6 and 8. They were "Rank Driven Dynamics" and "Control of Transients in Oscillator Networks."
»Douglas Morgan, Craig Shinn and Kent Robinson, Hatfield School faculty, have written a second edition of their popular text, Foundations of Public Administration, published by M.E. Sharpe.
»Ron Narode, Curriculum and Instruction faculty, coauthored a book, Problem Solving and Comprehension, Seventh Edition, with Arthur Whimbey (deceased), and Jack Lochhead, Routledge Publishers.
»Alex Ruzicka, Geology faculty, authored "Chondrule Formation by Repeated Evaporative Melting and Condensation in Collisional Debris Clouds Around Planetesimals" published in Meteoritics & Planetary Science, Vol. 47, 2012.
»Lawrence Wheeler, University Honors faculty, authored " '...the dancer from the dance...'—A Visit to Calligraphy NW 2012" published in Letter Arts Review, Vol. 27: 1 (Winter 2013).
»Anne McClanan, Art History faculty, presented two lectures at University of Washington, Seattle, on March 4 and 5. There were "The Borghese Mosaics and Late Roman Spectacles of Death" and "Medieval Cyberspace: Strategies and Problems in Online Medieval Ar
»The Oregonian: PSU psychologist wins $5 million Defense Department grant to train supervisors of employed veterans