Cultural Diversity in the Teaching of Environmental Studies, Lunch Roundtable (co-convener). Association of Environmental Studies and Sciences 2012 conference. Santa Clara, CA.
Bringing Diversity to Environmental Studies Programs (session organizer). Association of Environmental Studies and Sciences 2012 conference. Santa Clara, CA.
The Pedagogy of Place: Literature for the North Woods. In the Session “The Pedagogy of Place: Seeing the Forest for More than the Trees.” Association of Environmental Studies and Sciences 2011 conference. Burlington, VT.
AAC&U Institute on High-Impact Practices and Student Success. Burlington, VT Skidmore Team member. June 2011.
Georgetown University Teagle Foundation "Fresh Thinking" Grant Working Group. "Defining Social Pedagogies and Their Relevance to Liberal Education." 2007-2009.
New York Council for the Humanities "Reading Between the Lines:Into the American Wilderness."Scholar-Facilitator. Crandall Public Library, Glens Fall, NY.Spring 2008.
Carnegie Scholar. Carnegie Academy for the Advancement of the Scholarship for Teaching and Learning, 2003-2004.
"Disciplining the Minds of Students: The Study of English."Change The Magazine of Higher Learning.March/April 2005. 40-42.[One of three profiles of academic disciplines including Psychology (by Daniel Bernstein) and Biology (by Harvey Bender). 36-43.]
"Bringing Tutorials to a Close: Counseling's Termination Process and The Writing Tutorial." The Writing Center Journal (Spring 1991).
"Distant Writers, Distant Critics, and Close Readings: Linking Composition Classes Through A Peer Critiquing Network." Computers and Composition (November 1990).
In addition to the teaching and research interests outlined above, I have also served in many administrative positions at Skidmore College, including the Coordinator for Liberal Studies I: The Human Experience, the Director of the Writing Center, the Director of Expository Writing, the chair of the College Curriculum Committee, and currently, the chair of the Self-Determined Majors Subcommittee.