|January 31, 2002
Volume 32 Number 9
|A publication for the faculty, staff, administrators, and friends of California State University, Chico|
Raymond J. Bogiatto, with students John A. Hindley and
Rebecca L. Surles, Biological Sciences, co-authored Notes
on the Winter Diet of Short-Eared Owls in Northern California, published
in the Oct. 2001 issue of the Western North American Naturalist, Vol.
61, No. 4.
Claire Farrer, Anthropology, published reviews of three books:
Night Skies of Aboriginal Australia: A Noctuary by Dianne Johnson in American
Ethnologist, Vol. 27, 2000; Men as Women, Women as Men: Changing Gender
in Native American Cultures by Sabine Land in Great Plains Research, Vol.
10, No. 1, 2000; and The Apache Diaries: A Father-Son Journey by Grenville
and Neil Goodwin in American Indian Culture and Research Journal, Vol.
24, No. 4, 2001.
Anthony Graybosch, Philosophy, co-authored Ethics and Values in
the Information Age, published by Wadsworth/Thomson Learning in 2002.
Peter Gross, Journalism, had Entangled Evolutions: Media and Democratization
in Eastern Europe published by Woodrow Wilson Center Press/Johns Hopkins
University Press in 2001.
Michael Magliari, History, published a review of Stephanie Pincetls
Transforming California: A Political History of Land Use and Development
in the Nov. 2001 issue of Pacific Historical Review.
Devon Metzger, Education, had Rethinking Classroom Management:
Teaching and Learning with Students published in the fall/winter
2001 issue of Social Studies Review.
Stacy Schaefer, Anthropology, had To Think with a Good Heart: Wixárika Women, Weavers and Shamans published by the University of Utah Press in 2002.
Grants and Contracts
James Bankhead, Music, received $8,000 from the city of Chico
for a symphony concert series in Chico and Redding and a youth concert
for elementary school children.
Paul Eggers, English, received a $20,000 National Endowment for
the Arts grant for 20022003 to work on his second novel. The award
was based on his first novel, Saviors, and was one of approximately 25
awards out of 1,300 entries nationwide.
Chris OBrien, Anthropology, received $5,000 from the Mendocino
National Forest for the departments new Dental Increment Laboratory
to provide analysis for their Passport in Time projects.
Jan ODonnell, Social Work Program, received $417,557 from
the California Social Work Education Center for 20 full-time students
in CSU, Chicos M.S.W. program specializing in public child welfare
in spring 2001.
Greg White, Anthropology, received $11,576 from Caltrans for publication and distribution of the Anderson Flat Final Report. He also received $1,000 from the Mendocino National Forest to prepare illustrations of 50 artifacts in the forests collection.
Awards and Activities
James Karman, English, spoke on The Souls Desert:
Literary Life on the Big Sur Coast, 19401960 at the San Francisco
Museum of Modern Art in conjunction with a retrospective exhibit of paintings
by Judith Rothschild in November.
Michael Reinschmidt, Anthropology, organized and led an invited
session on East-West Articulations of East Asian Food in Local and
Global Cultural Contexts during the 100th annual meeting of the
American Anthropological Association in Washington, D.C., in November/December.
Nanette Wylde, Art and Art History, was guest editor for CyberIsms: Voice, Identity and Communication in the Virtual Realm in the winter 2001 issue of (detail): A Journal of Art Criticism. She was also a featured artist in Lasers in the Jungle: Humans and Technology at the Reynolds Gallery at the University of the Pacific in Stockton in November.
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