CWUNewsNewshttps://www.cwu.edu/research/newsen-usSeptember 2019 - External Grants & Contracts Awardedhttps://www.cwu.edu/research/node/2482Wed, 02 Oct 2019 12:06:01<p style="margin-bottom:7.5pt; margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="font-family:&quot;Verdana&quot;,sans-serif"><span style="color:black">Research &amp; Sponsored Programs and Foundation Relations would like to announce the recipients of the following grants and contracts that were awarded in September 2019. Below are this month&rsquo;s awardees:</span></span></span></span></span></p> <ul> <li style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt 0.5in"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><b><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="color:black">Paul Ballard</span></span></b><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="color:black">, College of Education and Professional Studies, received $4,000 from the Professional Educator Standards Board for <i>PEAB Meeting Support (Teacher; Administrator).</i></span></span></span></span></li> </ul> <ul> <li style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt 0.5in"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><b><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="color:black">Carol Findley</span></span></b><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="color:black">, Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP), received an additional $23,004 from the Washington State Department of Commerce/WARSVPD for <i>RSVP Program Support, 2019-20.</i></span></span></span></span></li> </ul> <ul> <li style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt 0.5in"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><b><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="color:black">Traci Goff</span></span></b><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="color:black">, </span></span><span style="font-size:12.0pt">Foundation Relations, received two awards:</span></span></span> <ul style="list-style-type:circle"> <li style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt 0.5in"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-size:12.0pt">$2,000 from the Shoemaker Foundation for<i> student scholarships;</i></span></span></span></li> <li style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt 0.5in"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-size:12.0pt">$10,000 from the Puyallup Tribe of Indians for<i> student scholarships.</i></span></span></span></li> </ul> </li> </ul> <ul> <li style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt 0.5in"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><b><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="color:black">Rachel Gordon</span></span></b><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="color:black">, International Studies and Programs, received $9,450 from Tokyo Gakugei University<i> </i>for<i> Short-Term Education/PE Program.</i></span></span></span></span></li> </ul> <ul> <li style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt 0.5in"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><b><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="color:black">Rachel Gordon</span></span></b><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="color:black">, International Studies and Programs, received $3,080 from the University of Shimane&ndash;Izumo for <i>WorldCat Summer Institute 2019.</i></span></span></span></span></li> </ul> <ul> <li style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt 0.5in"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><b><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="color:black">Steven Hackenberger</span></span></b><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="color:black">, Anthropology, received $8,969 from River View Electric for<i> Batterman Industrial Park Archaeology.</i></span></span></span></span></li> </ul> <ul> <li style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt 0.5in"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><b><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="color:black">Greg Lyman;</span></span></b><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="color:black"> Engineering Technologies, Safety, and Construction; received an additional $37,138 from the National Science Foundation/University of Washington for <i>Hybrid Experimental-Numerical Methodology and Field Calibration for Characterization of Peak Wind Effects on Low-Rise Buildings and Their Appurtenances.</i></span></span></span></span></li> </ul> <ul> <li style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt 0.5in"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><b><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="color:black">Sathy Rajendran </span></span></b><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="color:black">and<b> Jennifer Serne</b>; Engineering Technologies, Safety, and Construction; received $10,000 from the Association for Iron &amp; Steel Technology Foundation<i> </i>for <i>Safety Management (Development of Steel Manufacturing Plant Specific Safety Plan Case Study).</i></span></span></span></span></li> </ul> <ul> <li style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt 0.5in"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><b><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="color:black">Maura Valentino</span></span></b><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="color:black">, Library, received $1,000 from the Washington State Library for <i>Professional Development: Open Education Conference. </i></span></span></span></span></li> </ul> </p style="margin-bottom:7.5pt; margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt"></span style="font-size:11pt"></span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"></span style="font-size:12.0pt"></span style="font-family:&quot;Verdana&quot;,sans-serif"></span style="color:black"></li style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt 0.5in"></span style="font-size:11pt"></span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"></span style="font-size:12.0pt"></span style="color:black"></span style="font-size:12.0pt"></span style="color:black"></li style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt 0.5in"></span style="font-size:11pt"></span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"></span style="font-size:12.0pt"></span style="color:black"></span style="font-size:12.0pt"></span style="color:black"></li style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt 0.5in"></span style="font-size:11pt"></span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"></span style="font-size:12.0pt"></span style="color:black"></span style="font-size:12.0pt"></span style="color:black"></span style="font-size:12.0pt"></ul style="list-style-type:circle"></li style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt 0.5in"></span style="font-size:11pt"></span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"></span style="font-size:12.0pt"></li style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt 0.5in"></span style="font-size:11pt"></span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"></span style="font-size:12.0pt"></li style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt 0.5in"></span style="font-size:11pt"></span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"></span style="font-size:12.0pt"></span style="color:black"></span style="font-size:12.0pt"></span style="color:black"></li style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt 0.5in"></span style="font-size:11pt"></span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"></span style="font-size:12.0pt"></span style="color:black"></span style="font-size:12.0pt"></span style="color:black"></li style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt 0.5in"></span style="font-size:11pt"></span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"></span style="font-size:12.0pt"></span style="color:black"></span style="font-size:12.0pt"></span style="color:black"></li style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt 0.5in"></span style="font-size:11pt"></span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"></span style="font-size:12.0pt"></span style="color:black"></span style="font-size:12.0pt"></span style="color:black"></li style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt 0.5in"></span style="font-size:11pt"></span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"></span style="font-size:12.0pt"></span style="color:black"></span style="font-size:12.0pt"></span style="color:black"></li style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt 0.5in"></span style="font-size:11pt"></span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"></span style="font-size:12.0pt"></span style="color:black"></span style="font-size:12.0pt"></span style="color:black">August 2019 - External Grants & Contracts Awardedhttps://www.cwu.edu/research/node/2480Mon, 09 Sep 2019 13:22:36<p>Research &amp; Sponsored Programs and Foundation Relations would like to announce the recipients of the following grants and contracts that were awarded in August 2019. Below are this month&rsquo;s awardees:</p> <ul> <li><strong>Carol Carrothers</strong>, College of Education and Professional Studies, received $158,750 from the Washington Center for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Youth for<em> Disability Services, 2019-20.</em></li> <li><strong>Steve Cook </strong>and <strong>Matthew Zielsdorf</strong>, International Studies and Programs, received $2,600 from University Studies Abroad Consortium for <em>Senior Study Abroad Advisor.</em></li> <li><strong>Anne Egger</strong>, Geology, received an additional $8,211 from the National Association of Geoscience Teachers for <em>Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Geoscience Education.</em></li> <li><strong>Anne Johansen</strong>, Chemistry, received an additional $9,800 from the National Park Service for<em> Monitoring Precipitation Chemistry and Atmospheric Deposition at a High-Elevation Site in Mount Rainier National Park.</em></li> <li><strong>Anne Johansen</strong>, Chemistry, received $180,662 from the National Science Foundation for I<em>PA Appointment - Program Director of Atmospheric Chemistry Program.</em></li> <li><strong>Timothy Melbourne</strong>, Geology, received $474,125 from the U.S. Geological Survey for Year 1 of <em>Production ShakeAlert Real-Time GNSS.</em></li> </ul> July 2019 - External Grants & Contracts Awardedhttps://www.cwu.edu/research/node/2479Tue, 06 Aug 2019 09:33:44<p><span><span><span><span>Research &amp; Sponsored Programs and Foundation Relations would like to announce the recipients of the following grants and contracts that were awarded in July 2019. Below are this month&rsquo;s awardees:</span></span></span></span></p> <ul> <li><span><span><strong><span><span>Chong Eun Ahn</span></span></strong><span><span>, History, received $37,869 from the Academy of Korean Studies for the first year of <em>Seed Money for Korean Studies at CWU</em>.</span></span></span></span></li> </ul> <ul> <li><span><span><strong><span><span>Miriam Bocchetti</span></span></strong><span><span>, Student Success/Academic Achievement Programs, received $211,355 from the U.S. Department of Education for the fourth year of the <em>College Assistance Migrant Program</em>.</span></span></span></span></li> </ul> <ul> <li><span><span><strong><span><span>Ramon Cardenas</span></span></strong><span><span>, Student Success/Academic Achievement Programs, received $474,965 from the U.S. Department of Education for the fourth year of the <em>High School Equivalency Academy</em>.</span></span></span></span></li> </ul> <ul> <li><span><span><strong><span><span>Carol Findley</span></span></strong><span><span>, Retired and Senior Volunteer Program, received an additional $7,500 from the Corporation for National and Community Service for <em>RSVP of Kittitas County, 2019-2020</em>.</span></span></span></span></li> </ul> <ul> <li><span><span><strong><span><span>Carey Gazis</span></span></strong><span><span>, Geology, received $39,980 from the Washington State Department of Ecology for <em>Geochemical Study of Groundwater in Potential Storage Sites to Investigate the Fate of Recharge Mounds.</em></span></span></span></span></li> </ul> <ul> <li><span><span><strong><span><span>Rachel Gordon</span></span></strong><span><span>, International Studies and Programs, received three awards for <em>WorldCat Summer Institute 2019</em>: $71,250 from the University of Shimane; $31,500 from Kurume Institute of Technology; and $12,400 from Calvin University<em>.</em></span></span></span></span></li> </ul> <ul> <li><span><span><strong><span><span>Ediz Kaykayoglu</span></span></strong><span><span>, International Studies and Programs, received $8,454 from Hacettepe University<em> </em>for<em> Erasmus + staff mobility 2019.</em></span></span></span></span></li> </ul> <ul> <li><span><span><strong><span><span>Pamela Nevar</span></span></strong><span><span>, McNair Scholars Program, received $253,032 from the U.S. Department of Education for the third year of the <em>CWU McNair Scholars Program</em>.</span></span></span></span></li> </ul> <ul> <li><span><span><strong><span><span>Sathy Rajendran</span></span></strong><span><span>, Engineering Technologies, Safety, and Construction, received $3,500 from Construction Safety Summit&rsquo;s Wayne Thomas Memorial Fund for <em>Development and Conversation of SHM Courses to Online - SHM 301/325/453.</em></span></span></span></span></li> </ul> <ul> <li><span><span><strong><span><span>Manuel Rodriguez</span></span></strong><span><span>, Executive Director of Game On!, received $54,000 from Microsoft for</span></span><span> the <em><span>Game On! Mattawa Expansion</span></em><span> project.</span></span></span></span></li> </ul> <ul> <li><span><span><strong><span><span>Darci Snowden</span></span></strong><span><span>, Physics, received $43,057 from Washington NASA Space Grant Consortium/University of Washington for the fourth year of<em> Northwest Earth &amp; Space Science Pipeline (NESSP)</em>.</span></span></span></span></li> </ul> <ul> <li><span><span><strong><span><span>Gayla Stoner</span></span></strong><span><span>, Associate Provost of Extended Learning &amp; Outreach, received two awards:</span></span></span></span> <ul> <li><span><span><span><span>$214,006 from Edmonds Community College for <em>BAS - Information Technology &amp; Administrative Management.</em></span></span></span></span></li> <li><span><span><span><span>$322,144 from Pierce College for<em> BS Interdisciplinary Studies - Social Sciences / BS Social Sciences.</em></span></span></span></span></li> </ul> </li> </ul> June 2019 - External Grants & Contracts Awardedhttps://www.cwu.edu/research/node/2478Mon, 01 Jul 2019 16:26:48<p>Research &amp; Sponsored Programs and Foundation Relations would like to announce the recipients of the following grants and contracts that were awarded in June 2019. Below are this month’s awardees:</p><p>• Gary Bartlett, Philosophy and Religious Studies, received $6,000 from United Faculty Central for <em>Summer UFC President Support.</em></p><p>• Kristina Ernest, Paul James, and Jason Irwin, Biological Sciences, received an additional $25,000 from the Washington State Department of Transportation for Low-Mobility Wildlife Monitoring for the<em> I-90 Snoqualmie Pass East Project.</em></p><p>• Carol Findley, Retired and Senior Volunteer Program, received $31,492 from the Washington State Office of the Insurance Commissioner for<em> Health Care Insurance Outreach, Education &amp; Advocacy.</em></p><p>• Steven Hackenberger, Anthropology, received $3,079 from DR Horton for the<em> Mullen Plat Cultural Resources Project.</em></p><p>• Craig Johnson, Engineering Technologies, Safety, &amp; Construction, received $17,000 from Washington State University for <em>JCDREAM (Joint Center for Deployment and Research in Earth Abundant Materials) Seed Funding.</em></p><p>• Debra Lewis, Student Success/Academic Achievement Programs, received $323,443 from the U.S. Department of Education for the fifth and final year of the <em>CWU TRiO Student Support Services Program.</em></p><p>• Darci Snowden, Physics, received an additional $13,250 from Washington NASA Space Grant Consortium/University of Washington for Year 5 of <em>Enhancing NASA-Related Research &amp; Educational Activities at CWU.</em></p>May 2019 - External Grants & Contracts Awardedhttps://www.cwu.edu/research/node/2477Thu, 06 Jun 2019 12:14:14<p>Research &amp; Sponsored Programs and Foundation Relations would like to announce the recipients of the following grants and contracts that were awarded in May 2019. Below are this month’s awardees:</p><p>• Bobby Cummings, English, received $86,000 from the U.S. Department of Education’s National Writing Project for <em>2019-2020 i3 Scale-Up Professional Development Grant.</em></p><p>• Traci Goff, Foundation Relations, received $46,000 from the Biella Foundation for<em> student scholarships.</em></p><p>• Boris Kovalerchuk, Computer Science, received $30,275 from Department of Defense/Aptima Inc. for <em>MAVERICK: Mixed-Automation Visualizer for Emerging Relationships &amp; Insights in Complex Knowledge.</em><br>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;<br>• Tim Melbourne, Geology, received an additional $25,000 from NASA for <em>Deploying NASA GNSS-based Technology at NOAA's Tsunami Warning Centers.</em></p><p>• Aimee Quinn and Mattias Olshausen, Library, received $2,000 from the Washington State Library for <em>Professional Development: American Library Association Conference.</em><br>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</p></br></br></br>April 2019 - External Grants & Contracts Awarded https://www.cwu.edu/research/node/2476Fri, 03 May 2019 09:58:46<p>Research &amp; Sponsored Programs and Foundation Relations would like to announce the recipients of the following grants and contracts that were awarded in April 2019. Below are this month’s awardees:</p><p>• Roxanne Easley, History, received $8,023 from the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction for <em>Washington State History Day 2019.</em></p><p>• Anthony Gabriel, Geography, received an additional $5,101 from Washington State Department of Natural Resources for the <em>DNR Washington State Eelgrass Mapping/Light Penetration Monitoring Project.</em></p><p>• Dominic Klyve and Brandy Wiegers, Mathematics, received $6,000 from the Mathematical Association of America for <em>Spanish Language Extension of Kittitas Valley Math Circle.</em></p><p>• Timothy Melbourne, Geology, received $216,532 for Year 1 of 3 from NASA for <em>A Global Real-Time GNSS Analysis Center.</em></p><p>• Manuel Rodriguez, Executive Director of Game On!, received $10,000 from the Columbia Basin Foundation to support the program’s expansion to Mattawa.</p><p>• Brandy Wiegers, Mathematics, received $29,670 from the Mathematical Association of America for <em>Central Convergence REU 2019.</em></p><p>• Paul Winberry, Geology, received an additional $70,260 from Pennsylvania State University/National Science Foundation for Year 2 of 5 for <em>Thwaites Glacier Ground-Based Geophysics.</em></p>March 2019 - External Grants & Contracts Awardedhttps://www.cwu.edu/research/node/2475Tue, 02 Apr 2019 09:40:28<p>Research &amp; Sponsored Programs and Foundation Relations would like to announce the recipients of the following grants and contracts that were awarded in March 2019. Below are this month’s awardees:</p><p>• Miriam Bocchetti, Student Success/Academic Achievement Programs, received $224,332 from the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction for <em>Dare to Dream: Exploring Your Future Academy.</em></p><p>• Carol Findley, Retired and Senior Volunteer Program, received $59,772 from the Corporation for National and Community Service for <em>RSVP of Kittitas County, 2019-2020</em>.</p><p>• Steven Hackenberger, Anthropology, received $16,989 from New Suncadia LLC for <em>Tumble Creek Domerie Meadow Investigations.</em></p><p>• Jason Knirck, History, received $6,000 from the National Endowment for the Humanities for <em>Learning Democracy: The Development of Parliamentary Opposition in the Irish Free State.</em></p><p>• Liane Pereira, Psychology, and Nicole Sam (undergraduate), received $2,000 from the Psi Chi International Honor Society for <em>The Lived Experiences of Urban American Indian and Alaska Native Women in Treatment.</em></p>February 2019 - External Grants & Contracts Awardedhttps://www.cwu.edu/research/node/2474Thu, 28 Feb 2019 16:20:27<p>Research &amp; Sponsored Programs and Foundation Relations would like to announce the recipients of the following grants and contracts that were awarded in February 2019. Below are this month’s awardees:</p><p>• Hope Amason, Museum of Culture &amp; Environment/Anthropology, received $1,000 from the National Endowment for the Humanities for NEH On the Road Exhibition and Public Programming: <em>For All the World to See: Visual Culture and the Struggle for Civil Rights.</em></p><p>• Lynn Bethke, Museum of Culture &amp; Environment/Anthropology, received $5,673 from the National Endowment for the Humanities for <em>Improving Storage Conditions for Two At-Risk Collections.</em></p><p>• Sabrina Juhl and Ping Fu, Library, received $2,000 from the Washington State Library for Professional Development: <em>Ex Libris Users of North America Annual Meeting.</em></p><p>• Tim Melbourne, Geological Sciences, received $106,078 from the U.S. Geological Survey for the fifth year of his research project <em>Real-Time Operations of the Pacific Northwest Geodetic Array.</em></p><p>Congratulations to these grant and contract recipients!</p>January 2019 - External Grants & Contracts Awarded https://www.cwu.edu/research/node/2473Thu, 31 Jan 2019 15:54:28<p>Research &amp; Sponsored Programs and Foundation Relations would like to announce the recipients of the following grants and contracts that were awarded in January 2019. Below are this month’s awardees:</p><p>• Steven Hackenberger, Anthropology, received $10,000 from the City of Ellensburg Monitoring Project, 2019.</p><p>• Marissa Howat, Wellness Center, received $59,800 from the Washington Student Achievement Council for Suicide Prevention in Higher Education.</p><p>• Nicki Kukar, International Studies and Programs, received $1,275,000 from Asia University for Asia University America Program, 2019.</p><p>• Tim Melbourne, Geological Sciences, received an additional $361,463 from the U.S. Geological Survey for Year 2 of Production Real-Time GNSS for ShakeAlert.</p><p>• Sathy Rajendran, Engineering, received $13,000 from the CWU Foundation/Spencer Foundation for Promotion of Risk Management Minor/Development of Risk/Insurance Management Certificates.</p><p>• Maura Valentino, Library, received $36,000 from the Washington Student Achievement Council for Washington Open Educational Resources Grant Pilot Program.</p><p>Congratulations to these grant and contract recipients!<br>&nbsp;</p></br>Training Materials & Resources Now Available in Canvas!https://www.cwu.edu/research/node/2470Tue, 12 Dec 2017 15:17:59<p>Research and Sponsored Programs is proud to announce the development of a new secured portal through Canvas for faculty and staff to access training materials and resources. The training materials and resources provided in this portal are for Principal Investigators (PIs) / Co-PIs and other interested faculty and staff who are actively searching for funding or for those who currently have funding to carry out their research.&nbsp;</p><p>To visit this portal <a href="/research/node/2468">click here</a> for more information.&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</p>