On Thursday, October 8th at 4:30 p.m., Dr. Elizabeth Nawrot will be honored as the 2015/2016 Dille Outstanding Faculty Lecturer Award recipient in Langseth Hall 118. After a brief awards ceremony, Dr. Nawrot will present her lecture, “The Thinking Baby: Developmental Science Beyond the Blank Slate.” Refreshments will be served. Please plan to join us […]
Dr. Ruth Lumb, Paseka School of Business, has been appointed as Representative of the Maharashtra Economic Development Council (MEDC), headquartered in Mumbai (formerly Bombay) India. The Council acts as an Economic Think-Tank for Business & Industry at both the State and Federal level. The mainstay of the Council is Policy-Oriented Research on various aspects of […]
Journalism & Mass Communication Assistant Professor Lok Pokhrel presented his current research titled “News-media Framing of Obesity, Responsibility Attribution, and Moral Discourses” at the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC) national convention on Aug 6, 2015 in San Francisco. Researcher Pokhrel’s research found that the news media’s framing of obesity-related health issues, […]
Doris Walker-Dalhouse, Professor Emerita, STL, and A. Derick Dalhouse, Professor Emeritus, Psychology, presented a paper at the 17th Annual International Conference on Education, May 18-21 in Athens, Greece. The title of the paper was Preservice Teachers’ Cross-Cultural Competence in Teaching about Immigrants and Refugees.
Annette Kleinkauf Morrow and MSUM students Justine Peterson and Meagan Wensted recently returned from Stobi, Macedonia where they participated in the Balkan Heritage Archeological Site Workshop on Advanced Digital Photographic Documentation of Artifacts and Architecture. While at the archeological dig, they learned various state of the art techniques for documenting artifacts including RTI, Photogrammetry, 3-D […]
Director of Women’s and Gender Studies, Kandace Creel Falcón presented a conference paper on her work funded by a 19A faculty grant at the Pacific Coast Branch of the American History Association meeting in Sacramento, California on August 7, 2015. Her presentation “Chicana Invisibility and Reading Silences: Realizing the Feminist Interdisciplinary Archive and Mexican Railroad […]
Gary Nickell, Psychology, had a paper published this summer in the Journal of Applied Social Psychology. The paper “Regulatory fit theory at work: Prevention focus’ primacy in safe food production” was co-authored with Dr. Verlin Hinsz from NDSU and Ernest Park from Grand Valley State University.
Catherine Artac, Instructional Technology Services (ITS), presented “Ten Steps Closer to an Accessible Course,” at the Minnesota eLearning Summit held July 29-30 in Minneapolis, MN. The Minnesota eLearning Summit focuses on effective online and blended learning. It is an annual event hosted by Minnesota Learning Commons – a collaborative project of the Minnesota Department of […]
Department of Physics and Astronomy professor Matt Craig gave a talk titled “Widgets and Astropy: Accomplishing Productive Research with Undergraduates” and organized the Astropy code sprint at the 14th Annual SciPy conference. SciPy is devoted to applications of the computer language python to a wide area of physical, social and data sciences.
It’s said that a picture can paint a thousand words, but can photographs alone be enough to show the economic impact the Kirkbride Building has had on the Fergus Falls community? That is the project Minnesota State University Moorhead professor Donald Clark is working on for his Hinge Artists Residency at the Kirkbride. The goal […]