Selected Presentations

Panel presentation. “The Rhetorical Construction of ‘Basic Needs’ on U.S. Campuses.” Rhetoric Society of America. Portland, OR, May 2020. (Although the paper was accepted, the conference was cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.)

Panel presentation. “A Survey of the Working Lives of Writing Graduates.” Association of Rhetoric & Writing Studies. Austin, TX, November 2019.

Panel presentation. “Chartering as a Rhetorical Genre.” Association of Teachers of Technical Writing. Pittsburgh, PA, March 2019.

Panel presentation. “The Potential and Pitfalls of ‘Authenticity’ for Majors in Rhetoric and Writing.” Rhetoric Society of America. Minneapolis, MN, June 2018.

Keynote presentation. “How Can Writing Programs Support High-impact Practices?” Association of Rhetoric & Writing Studies. El Paso, TX, October 2017.

Panel presentation. “Describing the Aims of Rhetoric and Writing Studies.” Association of Rhetoric & Writing Studies. El Paso, TX, October 2016.

Panel presentation. “Simulation Science and Public Deliberation.” Rhetoric Society of America. Atlanta, GA, May 2016.

Panel presentation. “Using Threshold Concepts to Develop and Revise Curriculum.” Council for Programs in Technical & Scientific Communication. Colorado Springs, CO, September 2014.

Panel presentation. “How Do We Understand the Context of Transfer?” Critical Transitions: Writing & the Question of Transfer. Elon University, NC, June 2013.

Panel presentation. “Dynamic System Models and the Construction of Complexity.” 2nd Annual Symposium on Communicating Complex Information. Greenville, NC, March 2013.

Panel presentation. “A Genre Ecology for System Dynamics” Genre 2012: Rethinking Genre 20 Years Later. Ottawa, ON, Canada, June 2012.

Panel presentation. “Seeing Culture at 30,000 Feet.” Association of Teachers of Technical Writing. St. Louis, MO, March 2012.

Roundtable presentation. “Results of a Nationwide Survey of Professional and Technical Communication Graduates.” Council for Programs in Technical & Scientific Communication. Harrisonburg, VA, October 2011.

Roundtable presentation. “(What) Should We Teach Students about Self Reliance?” Council for Programs in Technical & Scientific Communication. Boise, ID. October 2010.

Plenary presentation. “Proceeding from the Proceedings.” Council for Programs in Technical & Scientific Communication. Minneapolis, MN, October 2008.

Panel presentation. “Teaching Management and/in Technical Communication.” Association of Teachers of Technical Writing. New Orleans, LA.. April 2008.

Keynote presentation. “The Rewards and Risks of Studying Wicked Rhetorical Contexts.” Frontera Rhetorica Symposium. University of Texas at El Paso. El Paso, TX, March 2008.

Panel presentation. “Communication, Technology, and Wicked Rhetorical Contexts.” 20th Penn State Conference on Rhetoric & Composition. State College, PA, July 2007.

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