faculty & staff - presentations / creative
Virginia Novine Whittaker, lecturer in music, presented a master class entitled, "Developing Your Unique Sound and Style: Targeted Concepts for Young Jazz Saxophonists" to an audience of music students, performers and teachers at the Jazzit Festival in Italy.
Teresa LePors, Coordinator of Library Research and Scholarly Services, presented a poster about library liaisons at the American Library Association (ALA) Annual Conference in Orlando, Florida on June 25, 2016.
The assistant dean of global education and associate professor of music and education was an invited panelist for jazz education.
Michael Vaughn, an instructional technologist at Elon, was one of dozens of representatives from universities and colleges who gathered in June to share practices and further expand work connecting students and communities around the country to the maker movement.
The school's Faculty Leadership Fellow shared with national leaders in engaged learning about Elon Law's Leadership Fellows Program and the way experiential education is integrated into the classroom.
Eric Hall, Paul Miller, Tim Peeples and Maureen Vandermaas-Peeler presented at the CUR Biennial June conference held at the University of South Florida in Tampa.
The coordinator of library collections at Elon gave a reprise of her presentation about new developments in cataloging practice.
Outreach Librarian Lynne Bisko participated in a panel presentation about Personal Librarian Programs at the American Library Association (ALA) Annual conference in Orlando, Florida on June 26, 2016.
Assistant Professors David Bockino and Qian Xu shared their respective research highlighting a variety of topics, including new institutionalism and journalism education, smartphone usage, and the online discussion in China regarding genetically modified foods.
Friday, July 1, Elegy, Samantha DiRosa's latest project, which combines several disparate artworks into one cohesive installation, will open at Living Arts in downtown Tulsa.
Greg Haenel, professor of biology, presented his research about how past climate change has impacted the genetic structure of lizard populations in the southwestern US at the Evolution 2016 conference.
The director of campus technology support and assistant chief information officer recently represented Elon at the Miami 2016 Connect Conference for EDUCAUSE: the leading nonprofit organization for those seeking to ‘advance higher education through the use of information technology.’
Assistant Professor of Music Robin Attas gave conference presentations at conferences for the International Association for the Study of Popular Music (US and Canada branches), the Canadian University Music Society, and Analytical Approaches to World Music.
Kelly Reagan '17 and Associate Professor Karen Yokley present mathematical modeling research at VCU conference.
The Belk Library staff members spoke June 9 about the impact of change during a time of transition in an academic library
Elon DPTE was well represented with 10 posters at the 63rd Annual Meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine in Boston, MA held between May 31 - June 4th
The associate professor’s session focused on the value of collecting data for the purpose of recognizing patterns in the retail and point-of-service business.
The lecturer in music introduced, explained and demonstrated an original and innovative student-led listening exercise that helps students visualize sonic locations of the aural components of a commercial music production.
The associate professor of music worked with K-12 general music teachers and band and choral directors in LaFourche Parish, Louisiana.
Associate Professors of Statistics Laura Taylor and Kirsten Doehler, Assistant Professor of Mathematics Kristen Mazur and Lecturer of Statistics Ryne VanKrevelen viewed the conference from an on-campus classroom.
Elon Law's Maurice Jennings Emerging Scholar took part in a May 12-13, 2016, program focused on the way technology is changing the administration of justice.
Lynne Bisko, Outreach Librarian, spoke about Carol Grotnes Belk Library’s Personal Librarian Program.
The associate professor of psychology, faculty member in the neuroscience program and associate director of Elon's Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning, presented research at the 16th Cognitive Aging Conference held April 14-17, 2016 in Atlanta.
Scott Wolter, associate professor of engineering, presented his work related to airport baggage screening systems development at the Anomaly Detection and Imaging with X-rays (ADIX)/SPIE Defense and Security conference in Baltimore, Maryland on April 20, 2016.
Students and faculty members of the School of Communications participated in the 23rd annual Spring Undergraduate Research Forum, sharing their scholarship with the Elon University community.
The associate professor of music evaluated over 70 choirs at the April festival in Louisiana
Five members of the Elon University community and one School of Communications graduate attended the 12th annual conference of The Forum on Education Abroad.
Carol Smith, associate professor of health and human performance, presented at the SHAPE America annual convention, April 5-9, 2016.
Drs. Hutchings and Squire published "VisMap: Exploratory Visualization Support for Introductory Data Science and Visualization" in the proceedings of The ACM Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education. Hutchings presented the work at the conference on March 3, 2016, in Memphis.
Aaron Trocki, assistant professor of mathematics, presents original research and receives award at the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics Annual Research Conference in San Francisco April 11-14, 2016.
The professor of management served as a panelist in a discussion on fostering change-making leaders on campuses.
Jennifer Eidum Zinchuk, assistant professor of English, gave a presentation on facilitating students' metacognitive practices in the college writing classroom and led a workshop on teaching multilingual students at the Conference on College Composition and Communication's annual convention, held April 6-9 in Houston, Texas.
The American Society of Biomechanics held the first National Biomechanics Day at universities and resaerch facilities across the country. The Departments of Physical Therapy and Exercise Science invited local high school students to participate in demonstrations and a tour at the Gerald L. Francis Center on April 13.
Matthew Valle, the Martha and Spencer Love Professor of Business and Professor of Management, has presented research at three international business/management conferences.
The Elon Law associate professor visited St. Thomas University School of Law in Florida to share legislative suggestions for facilitating medical consultations by women who might be considering an abortion.
The assistant professor of sport and event management tackled a variety of topics during two March presentations, covering student leadership development as well as the importance of resiliency and renewal.
Shannon Tennant, coordinator of library collections, presented at the Tennessee Library Association's state conference about new developments in cataloging practices.
Amanda Chunco, assistant professor of environmental studies, and Jennifer Hamel, assistant professor of biology, took six students to the annual meeting of the Association of Southeastern Biologists March 31-April 2.
Jessica Carew, assistant professor of political science, and Damion Blake, lecturer in political science & policy studies, presented at the Duke Conference on Race and Post Secondary Education on April 1-2, 2016.
Pamela Winfield Presents Research on Zen Material Culture at the Association of Asian Studies, Japan Educational Exchange Foundation
Associate Professor of Religous Studies Pamela Winfield convened a panel on "Zen Matters" and presented a paper on "Materializing the Zen Monastery" at the annual national conference of the Association of Asian Studies in Seattle, WA on April 1, 2016.
The Elon Law associate professor shared insights at the Information Society Project's 2016 spring conference "Unlocking the Black Box: The Promise and Limits of Algorithmic Accountability in the Professions."
The assistant professor of sociology presented research on the causal effects of teenage motherhood on personal transformation
Alumni Olivia Varney, Hannah Allen and Jamie Albright, who majored in public health studies, Elon student Jenna Nelson and faculty members, Alexis Moore and Cindy Fair, all presented at the Society of Adolescent Health and Medicine in Washington, D.C.
The School of Communications lecturer served as a conference panelist, discussing the best practices of successful student-run advertising, public relations and design firms.
Assistant Professor Natalie Taylor Hart designs scenery for an upcoming production of August Wilson’s Fences at Triad Stage in Greensboro.
Mike Kingston Presents Invasive Species Paper at 113th Annual Meeting of North Carolina Academy of Science
Dr. Michael Kingston, Professor of Biology and Environmental Studies, presented his latest research examining the role of fish predators and an invasive subtropical sea squirt on the marine invertebrate community that occupies submersed pilings, piers, and boat hulls.
Jon Metzger Presents Jazz Vibraphone Clinic at NC Day of Percussion
Eric Ashley Hairston, Associate Professor of English and of Law and Humanities, co-chaired a three-session seminar and presented at the American Comparative Literature Association Conference at Harvard University, March 17-20.
Elon University School of Law’s associate dean for experiential learning and leadership took part in a panel discussion on leadership education at a symposium hosted by the University of Tennessee College of Law.