Associate Professor of History Ken Pinnow was invited to present his draft article on early Soviet criminology and interdisciplinary knowledge at the October 11th Colloquium of New York University’s Jordan Center for the Advanced Study of Russia. Additionally, he was appointed a Center Associate at the University of Pittsburgh’s Center for Russian and East European Studies.
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Assistant Professor of Computer Science Janyl Jumadinova’s article “Strategic Capability-Learning for Improved Multi-Agent Collaboration in Ad-hoc Environments” has been accepted for publication in the journal IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics. Her co-authors are Raj Dasgupta (University of Nebraska – Omaha) and Leen-Kiat Soh (University of Nebraska – Lincoln). The article studies the problem of distributed
Associate Professor of English D. Alexis Hart presented a talk at the Feminisms and Rhetorics 2013 Conference in Stanford, California. The title of her presentation was “Connecting Female Military Personnel Online.” Professor Hart’s recent whitepaper “An Ethical Obligation: Promising Practices for Student Veterans in College Writing Classrooms” was referenced in the New York Times “At War” blog. She also
Associate Professor of Psychology Patricia Rutledge presented a seminar, “The Conduct of Alcohol Research within the Teacher-Scholar Model,” to the Division of Epidemiology and Community Health in the School of Public Health at the University of Minnesota. Professor Rutledge is a visiting Associate Professor in the Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, where she has been on
Associate Professor of Spanish Wilfredo Hernández attended the Fifth Annual Crossing Over Symposium at Cleveland State University on October 11 and 12, 2013. He presented “Las tribulaciones del sujeto trans en Venezuela,” a paper dealing with transsexuality in the Venezuelan film A House for My Mother (2010) by Eduardo Barberena.
Professor of Environmental Science Richard Bowden and Lauren Deem ’12 co-authored an invited presentation, “Litter Controls on Soil Carbon Quantity and Quality in an Eastern Deciduous Forest,” at the North American Forest Soils Conference. The research, conducted at the Bousson Environmental Research Reserve, examines the ability of soils to help reduce atmospheric carbon dioxide increases that lead to climate
Professor of Biology and Neuroscience Lee Coates and co-authors Jessica Kenemuth ’10, Shane Hennessy ’10, Ryan Hanson ’10, and Allison Hensler ’11 recently published the article “Investigation of Nasal CO2 Receptor Transduction Mechanisms in Wild-Type and GC-D Knockout Mice” in the journal Chemical Senses. This work reports results from the students’ summer research and Senior Projects. Jessica and Allison are in dental school at the University
Visiting Assistant Professor in Biology Matthew D. Venesky has had two first-authored manuscripts accepted for publication: “Linking Manipulative Experiments to Field Data to Test the Dilution Effect” has been accepted by the Journal of Animal Ecology and “Confronting Inconsistencies in the Amphibian-Chytridiomycosis System: Implications for Disease management” has been accepted by the journal Biological Reviews. Additionally, Professor Venesky was recently selected as
Associate Professor of Computer Science Gregory M. Kapfhammer and co-authors Sarah R. Clark, Jake Cobb, Mary Jean Harrold (all three of the Georgia Institute of Technology), and James A. Jones (University of California, Irvine) published a paper at the IEEE/ACM International Conference on Automated Software Engineering. “Localizing SQL Faults in Database Applications” is the first to present
Director of Writing Alexis Hart presented a paper titled “How to Mechanize a War Story: Digital Technologies and Writing From and About War” at the annual Computers and Writing Conference, hosted this year by Frostburg University.