Andrew Gillreath-Brown, doctoral student, Samantha Fulgham, master’s student, Shannon Tushingham, assistant professor, William D. Lipe, emeritus professor, anthropology, and Valerie Lynch-Holm, microscopy specialist, Franceschi Microscopy and Imaging Center, coauthored “Redefining the age of tattooing in western North America: A 2000-year-old artifact from Utah” in the Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports.
Maria Serenella Previto, clinical associate professor, languages, cultures, and race, presented “Hablar en el silencio: The Shape of Water (2017) de Guillermo del Toro” (“Speak in Silence: Guillermo del Toro’s The Shape of Water (2017)”) at Cine-Lit 9, international conference on Hispanic film and fiction, in Portland, Oregon.
Vilma C. Navarro-Daniels, associate professor, languages, cultures, and race, presented “Transgender-Transgenre: Mutations of the Forgotten Voices in Sebastián Lelio’s ‘A Fantastic Woman’ (2017)” at Cine-Lit 9, international conference on Hispanic film and fiction, in Portland, Oregon.
Melissa Kowalski, doctorate candidate, Mei Xiaohan, doctorate student, Mary Stohr, professor, and Craig Hemmens, professor, criminal justice and criminology, authored “A statute analysis: Correction officer’s sexual misconduct” in The Prison Journal (forthcoming).
Maureen Schmitter-Edgecombe, professor, psychology, was chosen to deliver the Distinguished Faculty Address at WSU Showcase 2019.
Lori Wiest, professor, music, was named to receive the Sahlin Faculty Excellence Award in Leadership at WSU Showcase 2019.
Clif Stratton, assistant professor, history, was named to receive the President’s Distinguished Teaching Award for Instructors and Clinical Faculty at WSU Showcase 2019.
Diane Gillespie, professor emeritus, English, was named to receive the Emeritus Society Legacy of Excellence Award at WSU Showcase 2019.
Greg Yasinitsky, Regents Professor, music, conducted the premiere of his commissioned composition JEN-TEN at the 2019 Jazz Education Network Conference in New Orleans.
Greg Yasinitsky, Regents Professor, music, released a new CD titled YAZZ Band (WSU Recordings). The disc also features music faculty members Sarah Miller, Brian Ward, and David Jarvis, along with alumni Patrick Sheng and PJ Kelley, and Professor Emerita Ann Marie Yasinitsky. YAZZ Band was recorded in the WSU Recording Studio by David Bjur, recording engineer. Bebop Spoken Here, UK, named YAZZ Band among “CDs of the Year – Big Bands.”