Teaching and Learning Expertise

I've recently given the following presentations related to the scholarship of teaching and learning. Contact me if you are interested in bringing any of these presentations to your institution, or if you'd like to discuss what other types of professional development I can offer your faculty and staff. 

“Work/Life Balance in Graduate School,” a workshop for students enrolled in summer research programs, Grand Valley State University, June 2019 and June 2020.

 

“Building Mentoring Networks,” a workshop for students enrolled in summer research programs, Grand Valley State University, June 2019 and June 2020.

“On the Im/possibilities of Anti-Racist and Decolonial Publishing as Pedagogical Praxis” (roundtable participant), National Women’s Studies Association Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, November 14-17, 2019.

 

“On Having a PhD in ‘Grievance Studies’ in the Era of Trump” (roundtable convener and moderator), National Women’s Studies Association Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, November 14-17, 2019.

 

“Reacting to the Past: An Inclusive (and Revolutionary!) Pedagogy,” invited presentation at the Grand Valley State University Teach-In, November 8, 2019.

“Changing the Game: Title IX, Athletics and Gender in American Universities,” (Reacting to the Past faculty workshop Game Master), Great Lakes History Conference, Grand Rapids, MI, September 20-21, 2019.

 

Panelist, “Maximizing Your Research Output,” New Faculty Orientation, Grand Valley State University, August 2019.

“Inclusive Practices in Reacting to the Past,” 19th Annual Reacting to the Past Summer Institute, New York, NY, June 12-15, 2019.

 

“Pedagogical Insurgencies: ‘Reacting to the Past’ Games in Feminist Classrooms,” (roundtable convener and moderator), National Women’s Studies Association Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA, November 8-11, 2018.

 

“Expanding Students’ Perceptions through Gameplay,” (roundtable participant), Great Lakes History Conference, Grand Rapids, MI, October 12-13, 2018.

 

“Changing the Game: Title IX, Athletics and Gender in American Universities,” (Reacting to the Past faculty workshop Game Master), Great Lakes History Conference, Grand Rapids, MI, October 12-13, 2018.

 

Panelist, “What I Wish I Had Known,” New Faculty Orientation, Grand Valley State University, August 2018.

“Reacting to the Past Pedagogy: Gamification in the High Impact Classroom,” invited presentation at the Grand Valley State University Fall Teaching Conference, with Dr. Gretchen Galbraith, August 22, 2018.

“Embodiment and Role-Playing Pedagogy: Towards a Pedagogy of Critical Embodiment,” Race and Pedagogy National Conference, Tacoma, WA, September 27-29, 2018.

 

Facilitator, Faculty Learning Community, Reacting to the Past: Gamification in the High Impact Classroom, with Dr. Gretchen Galbraith, Grand Valley State University Pew Faculty Teaching and Learning Center, January-May 2018.

“Education as Freedom-Making in Red State Classrooms,” National Women’s Studies Association Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD, November 16-19, 2017.

 

“Information Literacy is Not a Drag!”, in conjunction with the Art is a Drag library exhibit, with Gayle Schaub, Grand Valley State University, November 8, 2017.

“Integrating Undergraduate Students into Your Research,” invited panelist at the Grand Valley State University Fall Teaching Conference, August 23, 2017.

“Resistance at the Stonewall Inn, 1969,” a workshop at the Reacting to the Past Game Development Conference, Newman University, Wichita, KS, July 13-15, 2017.