Allison Cramer, alumnus (PhD ’20) and Steve Katz, professor, environment, coauthored “Primary Production and Habitat Stability Organize Marine Communities” in Global Ecology and Biogeography.
Phil Marston, professor, and Viktor Bollen, doctoral candidate, physics and astronomy, coauthored “Phase and amplitude evolution of backscattering by a sphere scanned through an acoustic vortex beam: Measured helicity projections” in Journal of the Acoustical Society of America.
Vilma Navarro-Daniels, professor, languages, cultures, and race, presented “Living and Dying Outside Myth: An Interpretation of Josefina Aldecoa’s Porque Éramos Jóvenes (Because We Were Young)” at II CICELI, 2nd International Conference, “Female Creators in Literary and Intercultural Education,” organized by Universitat de València, Spain.
Maria Serenella Previto, associate professor, career track, languages, cultures, and race, presented “Female Characters and Women’s Agency in Guillermo del Toro’s Filmography” at the II CICELI, 2nd International Conference, Female Creators in Literary and Intercultural Education, organized by Universitat de València, Spain.
Andra Chastain and Jennifer Thigpen, assistant professors, and Linda Heidenreich and Raymond Sun, associate professors, history; and Keri McCarthy, professor, music, received faculty fellowships from the WSU Center for Arts and Humanities for 2020.
Nairanjana “Jan” Dasgupta, professor, mathematics and statistics, and director, data analytics, was elected president of the international Caucus for Women in Statistics for the term beginning in 2021.
John Streamas, associate professor, languages, cultures, and race, authored “The War Between ‘School Time’ and ‘Colored People’s Time'” in Teaching in Higher Education.
Vilma C. Navarro-Daniels, associate professor, languages, cultures, and race, presented “Marco Antonio De la Parra’s Cuerpos Prohibidos (Forbidden Bodies): A Tyrannical and Neoliberal Chilean Oedipus,” at the 26th International Conference on Literature and Hispanic Studies at Lock Haven University in Pennsylvania.
Eric Roalson, professor, biological sciences, received the 2020 CAS Excellence in Graduate Advising and Mentoring award.
Emily Lewis, graduate program coordinator, mathematics and statistics, received the 2020 CAS award for Early Career Achievement in Civil Service.