Marina Tolmacheva, professor, history, presented “The Delhi Sultanate as a Muslim borderland: a snapshot from the Rihla of Ibn Battuta” at the 2016 Asian Studies on the Pacific Coast conference at California State University Northridge.
Xinmin Liu, associate professor, foreign languages and cultures, published “Making an Ethical Choice in Planetary Habitation: Ecocriticism’s Roots in Existential Philosophies” in Siyi Journal, Critical Stimulations from Drifting Minds (online, Cardiff, UK).
Monica Kirkpatrick Johnson, professor, sociology, was elected to membership in the Washington State Academy of Sciences.
Don Dillman, Regents professor, sociology, was named a national associate of the National Research Council, the operating arm of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, in recognition of his service to the academies. Dillman also recently received the American Sociological Association’s 2016 Lazarsfeld Award for a career of distinguished contributions to the field of sociological methodology.
Chris Dickey, clinical assistant professor, music, presented “Make it Work: Diverse Career Paths in Music” and “Money Matters: Finances for the Music Student” at the International Tuba-Euphonium Conference in Knoxville, Tenn.