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Presentations in Conferences:


Presentation Title: Designing Assessments Through a Culturally Responsive Lens.

Achieving the Dream Webinar Series: Operationalizing Equity, Social Justice, and Inclusion to Transform Teaching and Learning. April 4, 2022. https://youtu.be/05cD5ozACy0



Presentation Title: DACA and DATA: Understandings of Alignment in the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Gestalt. 2021 Virtual Conference on Global Learning. American Association of Colleges & Universities. October 7, 2021. https://www.eventscribe.com/upload/planner/PDFs/GlobalProgram_10-72_98.pdf



Presentation Title: Fumbling Toward Legal Mobilization in the Community College Classroom. Law and Society Annual Conference. May 26-30, 2021. https://www.lawandsociety.org/chicago-2021/


Presentation Title:  How multi-disciplinary methods can provide leadership regarding transdisciplinary inequities: A Chemist, Sociologist, and Two Political Scientists Walk into a Cafeteria. Association of American Colleges and Universities 2021 Conference on General Education, Pedagogy, and Assessment (GEPA), Embracing the Best Emerging Practices for Quality and Equity. February 11, 2021. https://secure.aacu.org/iMIS/AACUR/Events/Event_Display.aspx?EventKey=GENED21



Presentation Title: Reimagined Global Education Through Theory and Praxis for a Civic Ethos. 2020 Virtual Conference on Global Learning: Lessons on Global Learning from Higher Education’s Response to a Global Crisis. American Association for Colleges & Universities. October 8, 2020 to October 10, 2020. https://www.aacu.org/sites/default/files/files/global20/Global20-FinalProgram.pdf


Presentation Title: How environmental legal scholars should analyze the prospects of global-legal cooperation in light of the Paris Accord and the U.S. political impasse. Mid-Atlantic Conference of Irish Studies. November 2, 2019. https://midatlanticacishome.files.wordpress.com/2019/10/conference-program-ma-acis-2019-page-8-1-1.jpg?w=1582


Webinar Title: Why it Matters More Than Ever: The Community in Technology: How Collaboration Drives Virtual Spaces. (2019). https://aacu.org/webinar/student-success


Presentation Title: Allyship and Respect. City University of New York Diversity and Inclusion Conference. March 26, 2019.


Presentation Title: Engendering Safe Spaces in Global Dialogues amid Intolerance, Global Engagement and Spaces of Practice: Global Challenges across Disciplinary Boundaries conference, American Association for Colleges & Universities,  Seattle, Washington, October 11-13, 2018.


Presentation Title: Divided Powers, Divided Justice: The Politics of Legal Exclusion, Paper presentation at the Law and Society Association International Conference,Toronto, Canada, June 7-10, 2018.


Presentation Title:  OERs: An Almost Magical Means of Improving Learning While Saving Money, CUNY IT Conference, Instructional/Information Technology at CUNY: Good Moves in Hard Times. NYC, NY, December, 2016.


Presentation Title: Assessing Civic Learning and Democratic Engagement: Exploring Identity, Agency and Advocacy, Civic Learning & Democratic Engagement Meeting, American Association of State Colleges and Universities, Stewardship of Place: A Civic Mission of Higher  Education, Presentation Title: New Orleans, 2015.


Presentation Title: Democratic Discourse and Action in Courses: How Do You Actually Do It?

Annual Meeting, Association for Colleges & Universities, A Voice and a Force for Liberal Education in the 21st Century, Washington D.C., 2014.


Invited Talks:

Bay Ridge Environmental Group: Teach-In for the New York Green Amendment. October 18, 2021.


Kingsborough Achieving the Dream Panel Presentation: Equity in the Classroom in the Dual Pandemics. 2021.


Moderator: A Coordinated Policing Advising Panel with NYS Troopers among CRJ classes.   2021.


Kingsborough Eco-Festival 2019 Co Presenter: The Politics of Plastics.


College Experience, 2018, Bensonhurst Library


College Experience, 2017, Sheepshead Bay Library


Kingsborough Eco-Festival 2016 Co Presenter: Environmental Ethics.


Kingsborough Eco-Festival 2011-15 Presentation: Eco-Parks for Education and                 Engagement: Changing Paradigms of Inaction.


Kingsborough Reads Annual Conference 2016: Playing Democracy: Dialogue in the Age of Hate. Co-Presenter with students Jazmin De La Cruz, Andy Samuel Voltaire, Anshera Galan,Yulissa De La Paz.


Kingsborough Reads Annual Plenary 2015: Teaching Social Justice. Co-Presenter with Dr. Jay Bernstein, Library, Dr. Caterina Pierre, Art History, Dr. Maureen Fadem, English, Dr. Madeline Sorel, Art.


Kingsborough Reads Annual Conference 2015: Examining Civic Identity: The Critical Political-Legal Issues of Public Art. Co-Presenter with Samantha Sowizdral, Cody Hayes, Erik Wiggins.


Kingsborough Reads Annual Conference 2014: Re-examining Democratic Thinking: Analysis of Neoliberal Economic Policies on Food Security in Less Developed Countries. Co-Presenter with students Schontasha Dyce, Lena Ivash, Jorge Rolon.


Kingsborough Reads Annual Conference 2013: Social Justice and the Rule of Law through the Humanities: The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks. Co-Presenter with students Kira Brannigan, Artem Gordon, and Daisean Brewster.


Kingsborough Reading and Writing Center: Motivation and Writing. 2012.

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