Achievements

Publications and achievements submitted by our faculty, staff, and students. 

 

Faculty Kamila Larripa Mathematics

Accepted to American Insitute of Mathematics research program
https://aimath.org/programs/squares/

Submitted: December 15, 2018

Faculty Adam Carter Computer Science

Published book chapter: Carter, A. S., Hundhausen, C. D., & Olivares, D. (2019). IDE-Based Learning Analytics for Computing Education: A Process Model, Critical Review, and Research Agenda. In The Cambridge Handbook of Computing Education Research. Cambridge University Press.

Submitted: December 15, 2018

Student Adolfina Savoretti (visiting student from Argentina), Alexander Bippus, Mihai Tomescu (with R.A. Stockey and G.W. Rothwell) Biological Sciences

Peer-reviewed article in Annals of Botany: "Grimmiaceae in the Early Cretaceous: Tricarinella crassiphylla gen. et sp. nov. and the value of anatomically preserved bryophytes"
https://academic.oup.com/aob/article/121/7/1275/4850661

Submitted: December 15, 2018

Student Sandra Strayer, Mihai Tomescu (with S. Noetinger) Biological Sciences

Peer-reviewed article in American Journal of Botany: "Origin of Equisetum: Evolution of horsetails (Equisetales) within the major euphyllophyte clade Sphenopsida"
https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1002/ajb2.1137

Submitted: December 15, 2018

Student Kassandra Weber Physics & Astronomy

Kassandra Weber (‘19) won 2nd place for the Steven Chu Award for best undergraduate research talk at the annual American Physical Society Far West Section Meeting that took place at CSU Fullerton on October 19-20th.
https://www.aps.org/units/cal/awards/index.cfm

Submitted: December 15, 2018

Student Kezia Ramussen Oceanography

Poster presented "Analyzing Taxonomic Diversity of the Human Gut Microbiome Using R"

Submitted: December 15, 2018

Faculty Kamila Larripa Mathematics

Published book chapter in Understanding Complex Systems in Mathematics, Springer

Submitted: December 15, 2018

Student Kassandra Weber (‘19) Physics & Astronomy

Congratulations to Kassandra Weber (‘19) who won 2nd place for the Steven Chu Award for best undergraduate research talk at the annual Far West Section Meeting of the American Physical Society that took place at CSU Fullerton on October 19-20! Kassandra’s talk concerned ongoing research in gravitational physics that takes place at HSU.

Submitted: December 12, 2018

Faculty Jeff Kane Forestry, Fire & Rangeland Management

Dr. Jeff Kane was invited to give a talk entitled "Ecological insights of litter flammability traits in southeastern US tree species" as part of the Carlton N. Owens lecture series at Mississippi State University.

Submitted: December 10, 2018

Faculty James Graham Environmental Science & Management

Dr. James Graham was awarded a research grant from the Archaeologocal Research & Supply Company for conducting a study entitled, "Spruce Grove Ethnographic Village Archaeological Study."

Submitted: November 27, 2018

Faculty Kelly Pfeiler, Mihai Tomescu Biological Sciences

Peer-reviewed article in Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society: "An Early Devonian permineralized rhyniopsid from the Battery Point Formation of Gaspé (Canada)"

https://academic.oup.com/botlinnean/article-abstract/187/2/292/4939107

Submitted: November 26, 2018

Student Brian Murphy Environmental Science & Management

Received NACIS Student Map Award for Research.

Submitted: November 26, 2018

Student Thalia Quinn

Schatz Energy Fellow Thalia Quinn presented for a panel discussion on Broadening Access to Solar: Jobs, Careers, and Futures, at the American Solar Energy Society’s 47th annual conference in Boulder, Colorado. Panelists discussed paths for the solar energy field to increase inclusivity and the economic opportunities of underrepresented communities. Thalia shared her recent journey from undergraduate work in chemical engineering into the field of renewable energy. Moderated by Annie Lappé, the panel also included representatives from Grid Alternatives, the American Association for Blacks in Energy, Power52, SolarWorld, and Sandia Labs.

Submitted: November 26, 2018

Faculty Jack Murphy Environmental Science & Management

Serves on the City of Arcata's Creeks and Watersheds Committee.

Submitted: November 26, 2018

Faculty C.D. Hoyle Physics & Astronomy

Presented HSU gravitational physics research at the American Physical Society Far West Section Meeting on 10/19 at CSU Fullerton.

http://meetings.aps.org/Meeting/FWS18/Session/B03.2

Submitted: November 26, 2018

Faculty Eileen Cashman, Beth Eschenbach, & Melissa Salazar

Presented a worshop entitled "Equality vs. Equity: Using Assets and Cultivating Students" at the Frontiers in Education 2018 conference: Fostering Innovation through Diversity.

fie2018.org

Submitted: November 26, 2018

Faculty Adam Carter Computer Science

Presented a paper at CCSC NW 2018: Kinne, J., Misner, E., Carter, A. S., & Tuttle, S. M. (2018). Evaluating the Efficacy of Clicker-Based Peer Instruction across Multiple Courses at a Single Institution. Journal of Computing Sciences in Colleges.

Submitted: November 26, 2018

Faculty Robin Carter Mathematics

Co-editor of "Letters of Martin Fleischmann and Melvin Miles" published 2018.

http://lenr-canr.org/acrobat/Fleischmanlettersfroa.pdf

Submitted: November 21, 2018

Faculty Amy Sprowles, Matt Johnson and Eileen Cashman; Lisa Hilman

Presented a poster entitled "Improving Inclusive Excellence in STEM through Place-Based Learning Communities" at the Transforming STEM Higher Education: Confirming the Authority of Evidence Conference, sponsored by AAC&U and Project Kaleidoscope.

https://www.aacu.org/conferences/stem/18

Submitted: November 21, 2018

Faculty Eileen Cashman, Amy Sprowles & Beth Eschenbach

Presented a workshop entitled "Cultivating Student Assets through Equity and Cultural Humility" at the Transforming STEM Higher Education: Confirming the Authority of Evidence Conference, sponsored by AAC&U and Project Kaleidoscope.

https://www.aacu.org/conferences/stem/18

Submitted: November 21, 2018