News from the School of Arts and Sciences
Professor of Biology Sherry Tamone attended a meeting this summer of The Crustacean Society in San Jose, Costa Rica. She presented a talk, "Changes in Ecdysteroids and Methyl Farnesoate Prior to the Terminal Molt in Chionoecetes crabs". The talk was co-authored by Eric Keller (UAS graduate) and Molly Fox-Zaleski (UAF).
Associate Professor of Mathematics Andrzej Piotrowski co-authored the paper, 'Multiplier sequences for generalized Laguerre bases,' published in the Rocky Mountain Journal of Mathematics.
Assistant Professor of English Ernestine Hayes discussed her upcoming book, Juneau: Images of America, and her other writings on Thursday, October 10 at the Juneau Downtown Public Library.
Marine Biology student Angela Gastaldi and faculty mentor David Tallmon attended the 40th Annual Meeting of the Alaska Chapter of the American Fisheries Society in Fairbanks October 7-11. They presented a talk, “Salmon eggs increase the growth of coast range sculpin in Auke Creek, Alaska.”
English faculty Emily Wall was voted chair-elect of the University of Alaska Press at their annual board meeting in Fairbanks earlier this month. Wall also had a poem, “Heart Lottery” published in the Naugatuck Review.
Languages faculty Andrea Dewees and Janna Lelchuk attended the Alaskans for Language Acquisition conference in Whittier, Alaska from September 17-19. Dr. Lelchuk presented a workshop, “Augmented Reality for World Languages.”