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This is a limited sampling of faculty and staff publications, recognition and other professional work. Major awards, etc., are found under Top Stories or Campus News.

Books

Marcia England, geography. Public Privates: Feminist Geographies of Mediated Spaces, published by University of Nebraska Press, 2018. 

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David Prytherch, geography. Law, Engineering, and the American Right-of-Way published by Palgrave Macmillan, 2018. 

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Grants

J. Marcus Jobe, professor emeritus of information systems and analytics, $5,000 research stipend from the Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science and Data Science department at the University of Texas at El Paso.

Kimberly Hamlin, history and global and intercultural studies, $50,400 from the National Endowment for the Humanities for “Woman Citizen: Helen Hamilton Gardener and Women’s Suffrage in America.” August 2017

Presentations

J. Marcus Jobe, professor emeritus of information systems and analytics. Jobe was invited to give two presentations on data mining at the Fall 2017 School on Applied Mathematics and Statistics conference at Taras Shevchenko University in Kiev, Ukraine. He received $1,400 funding for the event.
J. Marcus Jobe, professor emeritus of information systems and analytics: “Elementary Statistical Methods and Measurement Errors.” Invited presentation to the mathematics, statistics, computer sciences and data sciences group hosted at the University of Texas at El Paso.

Publications

Daniela Inclezan, computer science and software engineering, and Luis Pradanos-Garcia, Spanish and Portugese, "Viewpoint: A Critical View on Smart Cities and AI." Journal of Artificial Intelligence Research, vol. 60, pp 681-686, 2017.

Tyler Hoskins, graduate student in biology lead author, J.D. Gantz, Blake R. Chaffee, Kel Arlinghaus, James Wiebler, Michael Hughes and Joyce J. Fernandes, graduate students in biology: "Effectiveness of a Low-Cost, Graduate Student-Led Intervention on Study Habits and Performance in Introductory Biology." Life Sciences Education, May 2017. 

Recognitions

 The 2018 Sweetland/UM Press Book Prize was given to Tim Lockridge, assistant professor of English, and Derek Van Ittersum for Writing Workflows: Beyond Word Processing. This prize is given to a born-digital or substantially digitally enhanced book-length project that displays critical and rigorous engagement in the field of digital rhetoric. It includes both a cash award and an advance contract for publication in the Digital Rhetoric Collaborative book series of the University of Michigan Press.

http://www.digitalrhetoriccollaborative.org/2018/07/26/sweetland-um-press-book-prize-awarded-to-tim-lockridge-and-derek-van-ittersum/

Helaine Alessio, professor and chair in the department of kinesiology and health, has been re-appointed to a second three-year term to serve as a member on the American College of Sports Medicine's (ACSM) ActivEarth national committee. ACSM is the largest sports medicine and exercise science organization in the world. And, ActivEarth is an innovative global-scale, science-based and science-informed initiative to improve public health, the environment and the economy by promoting greater levels of physical activity. Duties of a committee member include working with leaders across the world to implement innovative ideas related to active transportation, environmental stewardship and sustainability. Her two-year term runs through December 31, 2019.


 

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