Matthew Tatz, graduate student, music, won third place in the 2018 Northwest Regional Tuba-Euphonium Conference held at Central Washington University.
Nairanjana Dasgupta, professor, mathematics and statistics, was named an American Statistical Association (ASA) Elected-Fellow.
Emily Helmer, graduate student, anthropology, won the 2018 Outstanding Student Paper Award from the Northwest Anthropological Association.
Shannon Tushingham, assistant professor, anthropology, coauthored “Storage defense: Expansive and intensive territorialism in hunter-gatherer delayed return economies” in Science Direct.
Lee W, Daffin, clinical assistant professor, psychology, won the Excellence In Online Teaching Award from WSU Global Campus.
Katrina Leupp, assistant professor, sociology, WSU Vancouver, authored “Depression, Work and Family Roles, and the Gendered Life Course” in Journal of Health and Social Behavior.
Jennifer Sherman, professor, sociology, authored “‘Not Allowed to Inherit My Kingdom’: Amenity Development and Social Inequality in the Rural West” in Rural Sociology; and “‘Stress I don’t Need’: Gender Expectations and Relationship Struggles amongst the Poor” in Journal of Marriage and Family. She also coedited Rural Poverty in the United States (Columbia University Press).
Don A. Dillman, Regents professor, sociology, coauthored “An Experimental Comparison of Web-push vs. Paper-only Survey Procedures for Conducting an In-Depth health Survey of Military Spouses” in BMC Medical Research Methodology; and “The promise and challenge of pushing respondents to the Web in mixed-mode surveys” in Survey Methodology, Statistics Canada.
Ryan Booth, doctoral student, history, received a National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Institute fellowship for research in “The Native American West: A Case Study of the Columbia Plateau.”
Erik Johnson, associate professor, sociology, coauthored three articles: with Lauren Scott, graduate student, “From Fringe to Core? The Integration of Environmental Sociology” in Environmental Sociology; with Pierce Greenberg, graduate student, “The US Environmental Movement of the 1960s and 1970s: Building Frameworks of Sustainability” in Routledge Handbook of the History of Sustainability; and, with another colleague, “The Social Origins of Evangelical Protestants’ Opposition to Environmental Spending” in Journal for Scientific Study of Religion.