#### Recent and Upcoming Talks and Posters:

**”Using Metacognitive Reading/Writing Assignments in a General Education Mathematics Course”**Joint Mathematics Meetings of the AMS and MAA

January 10, 2018, San Diego Convention Center and Marriott Hotel and Marina, San Diego, CA

**”Ribbon Graphs, Partial Duality, and Homogeneously Adequate States of a Link Diagram”**Joint Mathematics Meetings of the AMS and MAA

January 10, 2018, San Diego Convention Center and Marriott Hotel and Marina, San Diego, CA

**”Using Polynomials to Study Knots”**November 29, 2017, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT

**”Making Your Problems Someone Else's Problems: Connections Between Knot Theory and Graph Theory”**November 03, 2017, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT

#### Education-Related Talks Given and Posters Presented:

**”Incorporating Reading/Writing Assignments into Math 1030Q: Elementary Discrete Mathematics”**September 15, 2017, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT

**”Using Preview Readings and Technology in an Active Learning Calculus Course” (Poster)**August 24, 2017, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT

**”Incorporating Reading/Writing Assignments into a Liberal Arts Mathematics Course”**MAA MathFest

July 28, 2017, Hilton Chicago, Chicago, IL

**”Using Preview Readings and Technology in an Active Learning Calculus Course” (Poster)**May 15, 2017, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT

**”Incorporating Reading-Writing Assignments into a Liberal Arts Mathematics Course”**Joint Mathematics Meetings of the AMS and MAA

January 07, 2017, Hyatt Regency Atlanta and Marriott Atlanta Marquis, Atlanta, GA

#### Math Research Talks Given and Posters Presented:

**”Sigma-Adequate Link Diagrams and the Tutte Polynomial”**Joint Mathematics Meetings of the AMS and MAA

January 06, 2017, Hyatt Regency Atlanta and Marriott Atlanta Marquis, Atlanta, GA

**"Sigma-Adequate Link Diagrams and the Tutte Polynomial"**Joint Mathematics Meetings of the AMS and MAA

January 06, 2016, Washington State Convention Center, Seattle, WA

**"Sigma-Adequate Link Diagrams and the Tutte Polynomial"**AMS Fall Eastern Sectional Meeting

November 14, 2015, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ

**"Volume Bounds for Families of A-Adequate Link Diagrams"**Joint Mathematics Meetings of the AMS and MAA

January 12, 2015, Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, San Antonio, TX

**"Combinatorics of Link Diagrams and Volume"**November 12, 2014, Central Michigan University, Mount Pleasant, MI

**"Semi-Adequate Link Diagrams and Hyperbolic Volume Estimates"**May 09, 2014, Columbia University, New York, NY

**"Combinatorics of Link Diagrams and Volume"**Joint Mathematics Meetings of the AMS and MAA

January 18, 2014, Baltimore Convention Center, Baltimore, MD

**"Combinatorics of Link Diagrams and Volume" (Poster)**Joint Mathematics Meetings of the AMS and MAA

January 16, 2014, Baltimore Convention Center, Baltimore, MD

**"Combinatorics of Link Diagrams and Volume Estimates"**AMS Fall Central Sectional Meeting

October 18, 2013, Washington University, St. Louis, MO

**"A Combinatorial Approach to Volume Bounds for Knot Complements'' (Poster)**

MAA MathFest

August 02, 2013, Connecticut Convention Center, Hartford, CT

**"A Vertex-Magic Edge Labeling Game for Graphs with Cycles''**

April 19, 2008, Saint Lawrence University, Canton, NY

#### Expository Talks Given and Posters Presented:

**”When Knot Theory Meets Graph Theory”**February 08, 2017, The University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT

**”When Knot Theory Meets Graph Theory: Translating Between Knot Diagrams and Graph Diagrams”**August 01, 2016, Denison University, Granville, OH

**”When Knot Theory Meets Graph Theory: Knot Diagrams and the Tutte Polynomial”**April 22, 2016, Central Connecticut State University, New Britain, CT

**”When Knot Theory Meets Graph Theory: Knot Diagrams and the Tutte Polynomial”**April 14, 2016, University of New Haven, West Haven, CT

**”An Introduction to Knot Theory”**October 21, 2015, The University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT

**"A Friendly Introduction to Knot Theory"**December 04, 2014, Alma College, Alma, MI

**"An Introduction to Knot Theory"**November 11, 2014, Central Michigan University, Mount Pleasant, MI

**"Ribbon Graphs and Notions of Duality (Part 2)"**October 21, 2014, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

**"Ribbon Graphs and Notions of Duality (Part 1)"**October 14, 2014, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

**"Speaking the Same Language: A Math Dictionary Between Graphs and Knots’’**

MAA MathFest

August 03, 2013, Connecticut Convention Center, Hartford, CT

**"A Friendly Introduction to Knot Theory''**

March 08, 2011, Hobart and William Smith Colleges, Geneva, NY

#### Selected Past Conferences Attended:

**Constructing the Future of IBL Conference: The Past 20 Years and the Next 20 Years****,**July 28, 2017, Hilton Chicago, Chicago, IL

**Inquiry-Based Learning Workshop****,**July 18-21, 2017, Nazareth College, Rochester, NY

**Teaching Calculus Now-Current Trends and Best Practices****,**NES MAA 2016 Vermont Workshop, October 01, 2016, Saint Michael's College, Colchester, VT

**Annual Legacy of R. L. Moore Conference****,**August 04, 2016, Hyatt Regency Hotel and Greater Columbus Convention Center, Columbus, OH

**MAA MathFest****,**August 03–06, 2016, Hyatt Regency Hotel and Greater Columbus Convention Center, Columbus, OH

**MAA MathFest****,**August 05–08, 2015, Marriott Wardman Park, Washington, D.C.

**2015 Meeting of the Michigan Section of the MAA****,**April 11, 2015, Hope College, Holland, MI.

**AMS Spring Central Sectional Meeting****,**March 14–15, 2015, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI.

**MAA MathFest****,**August 06–09, 2014, Hilton Portland and Executive Tower, Portland, OR.

**Geometric Topology in New York****,**August 12–16, 2013, Columbia University, New York, NY.

**Graduate Student Topology and Geometry Conference****,**April 06–07, 2013, The University of Notre Dame, South Bend, IN.

**Midwest Topology Seminar****,**October 27–28, 2012, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI.

**Topology Students Workshop****,**June 11–15, 2012, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA.

**Graduate Student Topology and Geometry Conference****,**March 31–April 1, 2012, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN.

**Faces of Geometry: 3-Manifolds, Groups, & Singularities****,**June 6–10, 2011, Barnard College and Columbia University, New York, NY.

**Graduate Student Topology and Geometry Conference****,**April 2–3, 2011, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI.

**Graduate Student Topology and Geometry Conference****,**April 10–11, 2010, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI.

**The UnKnot Conference****,**July 15–17, 2009, Denison University, Granville, OH.