Roger Chan, instructor, history, received the WSU Office of Undergraduate Education 2017 Learning Communities Excellence Award.
Lydia Gerber, clinical associate professor, history, received the Associated Students of Washington State University’s 2017 Exceptional Professor Award for the Honors College.
Avantika Bawa, associate professor, fine arts, Vancouver, is exhibiting “Parallel Faults” at the Los Angeles Valley College Art Gallery.
Clayton Mosher, professor, politics, philosophy, and public affairs, WSU Vancouver, received the Vancouver Police Department’s Team Commendation for his service on the Community Resource Team.
Lawrence Hatter, assistant professor, history, was awarded a month-long research fellowship at the Fred W. Smith National Library for the Study of George Washington at Mount Vernon in Vernon, Virginia.
Vilma Navarro-Daniels, associate professor, foreign languages and cultures, authored “De la Península Ibérica a la Península de los Balkanes: Descentramiento de la identidad nacional en ‘Gerreros’ de Daniel Calparsoro” (“From the Iberian Peninsula to the Balkans: Decentering National Identity in Daniel Calparsoro’s ‘Warriors'”) in Cuaderno Internacional de Estudios Humanísticos y Literatura (International Journal of Humanistic Studies and Literature), Universidad de Puerto Rico at Humacao. She also authored “‘De jueves a domingo’, de Dominga Sotomayor Castillo, o ‘el viaje a ninguna parte’ de in país llamado Chile” (“Dominga Sotomayor Castillo’s ‘From Thursday through Sunday’ or ‘The Journey to Nowhere’ of a Country Named Chile”) in Letras Hispanas, Texas State University.
John Barber, instructor, creative media and digital culture, WSU Vancouver, created the sound installation “A Mighty Span” at the Clark County Historical Museum.
Carolyn Long, professor, political science, philosophy, and public affairs, WSU Vancouver, was honored by Clark College in Vancouver, Wash., with an Iris Award, which recognizes outstanding women in Southwest Washington.
Buddy Levy, clinical professor, English, coauthored with Erik Weihenmayer No Barriers: A Blind Man’s Journey to Kayak the Grand Canyon.