Conference Papers

Feb. 2017  “The Last of Our Unreasonable Customs,” Southwest Popular Culture and American Culture Association Conference, Albuquerque, NM.

Feb. 2016 “On Flesh Wounds,” Creative Writing–Creative Nonfiction, Southwest Popular Culture and American Culture Association Conference, Albuquerque, NM.

Feb. 2015 “A Poetic Inventory of the Sandia Mountain Wilderness,” Creative Writing–Poetry Session Chair, Southwest Popular Culture and American Culture Association Conference, Albuquerque, NM.

Feb. 2014 “Glitches in the FBI”; Creative Writing–Poetry Session Chair, Southwest Popular Culture and American Culture Associations Conference, Albuquerque, NM.

Feb. 2013 “West Mesa,” Southwest/Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Associations Conference, Albuquerque, NM.

Roundtable Discussions and Panel Sessions

Feb. 2018 “Alternate Lives and Worlds: A Roundtable on Interdisciplinary Popular Culture Pedagogy” at the Southwest Popular American Culture Association Conference

Nov. 2017 “The Pen Is Mightier: Creative Nonfiction in the Honors Classroom,” National Collegiate Honors Council Conference, Atlanta, GA.

April 2017 “Reading and Writing the Landscape,” Western Regional Honors Council Conference, Ashland, OR.

Nov. 2015 “Students Energizing Alumni Engagement,” National Collegiate Honors Council Conference, Chicago, IL.

Nov. 2015 “Developing Curiosity in Your Curriculum,” National Collegiate Honors Council Conference, Chicago, IL.

April 2015 “Perfectly Bound: The Scribendi Classroom,” Western Regional Honors Council Conference, Reno, NV.

April 2014 “From Program to College: The Challenges of Establishing an Interdisciplinary Honors Curriculum,” Western Regional Honors Council Conference, Denver, CO

Nov. 2013 “On the Road to Discovery,” National Collegiate Honors Council Conference, New Orleans, LA

March 2005 “Publishing Process,” Western Regional Honors Council Conference, Las Vegas, NV

April 2004 “Media Portrayals of Native Americans,” UNM Undergraduate Research and Creativity Symposium, Albuquerque, NM. Received Class Panel Award.

Poster Presentations

Nov. 2014 “The God Particle Is a Beatles Fan: Interdisciplinary and Experiential Approaches to Creative Writing,” National Collegiate Honors Council Conference Denver, CO

Workshops and Seminars

Oct. 2017 “Poetry Takeover!” Discovery Series, Albuquerque, NM

Feb. 2017 “Found and Redacted: Inserting Creativity into Your Curriculum Cutting Your Way to Creativity,” Southwest Popular American Culture Association Conference

Nov. 2014 “Developing in Honors Workshop: Student Publications,” National Collegiate Honors Council Conference Denver, CO

Nov. 2011 “Communities of Practice for the Advanced User: RSS Feeds,” National Association of Agricultural Educators Convention, St. Louis, MO