Invited Lectures & Conferences
2015 Why Spatial Thinking Underlies Visual Thinking. Visualization in Science and Education, Gordon Research Conference. Bates College, Lewiston, Maine, August.
2014 Building the Next Generation of Knowledge around Geospatial Technologies and Learning. GI Forum, Salzburg, Austria, July.
2014 New Ways to Map and Be Mapped. Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut, April.
2013 Maps and Spatial Perspectives. Mapping Worlds Workshop, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont, August.
2013 Geospatial Thinking to Reason and Communicate. Meid Visiting Mentor Program, Marymount College, Palos Verdes, California, January.
2012 Geography and GIS Education in Higher Education. GIS and Spatial Thinking in Higher Education, Bucknell University, Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, November.
2012 A Few Things to Know about Geography and GIS Education in Higher Education. New York State Geospatial Summit, Skaneateles, New York, October.
2012 Digital Maps in Scholarship and Publishing. Digital Humanities Initiative, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, March.
2011 Enhancing Learning and Scholarship with Mapping Technologies. Center for New Designs in Learning and Scholarship, Georgetown University, Washington, DC, November.
2011 Maps, Metaphors, Analogies and the Next Generation of GIS & Humanities Questions. Mapping Place: GIS and Humanities Conference. Interdisciplinary Humanities Center, UC Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA, February.
2009 Support for Spatial Thinking in the Humanities Curriculum. Keynote Presentation, Institute for Enabling Geospatial Scholarship, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, November.
2009 Spatial Thinking in the Humanities. Scholarly Communications Institute, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, June.
2009 How can we reap the greatest educational benefits from GIS? Plenary Presentation,National Summit on GIS in K-12 Education. James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA, June.
2009 The Power of Geographical Perspectives. Scholar’s Lab, Digital Research and Scholarship Department, University of Virginia Libraries, University of Virginia. Charlottesville, VA, February.
2008 A College Class in Spatial Thinking. Specialists’ Meeting in GIS and Design, Santa Barbara, CA, December.
2007 One Approach to Bringing Spatial Thinking to Higher Education. UCSB Brown Bag Forum on Spatial Thinking, UC Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA, December.
2006 SPLINT, SPACE, NITLE, and ARCNRSISS: a Panel on Integrating Spatial Analysis in University Teaching and Research. Association of American Geographers Annual Conference, Chicago, IL, March.
2005 Change Detection: Interpreting Patterns of Woody Vegetation in El Palmar National Park, Argentina. Department of Geography, Middlebury College, Middlebury, VT, April.
2005 Change Detection: Interpreting Patterns of Woody Vegetation in El Palmar National Park, Argentina. Department of Geography, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, March.
2002 Using GIS to Find New Oil in Old Wells. Annual Meeting of the New York State Oil Producers Association, Cuba, NY, October.
2001 The Influence of Agriculture and Geography on Forest Patterns in Allegany County, New York, or Historical Ecology. Division of Biology, Alfred University, Alfred, NY, April.
2000 Spatial and Temporal Patterns of Forest Disturbances in Oregon. Department of Geography, SUNY Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, March.
1999 GIS and Municipal Watershed Management. Department of Geography, SUNY Geneseo, Geneseo, NY, March.
1995 Pattern analysis of a forest disturbance using GIS and spatial statistics. Harvard Forest. Petersham, MA, July.
1995 Changes in the effect of wind on the landscape in the Pacific Northwest over the past century. American Association for the Advancement of Science, Pacific Regional Meeting. Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, June.