Service

Service to the University

Campus

Contribution to Programs to Enhance Equal Opportunity/Cultural Diversity

“Archives & anecdotes: Hate groups in Central PA,” Penn State Altoona, Panelist. (March 2017). Panel discussion hosted by Women’s Studies Department.

Penn State Altoona MOSAIC, Presenter. (October 2015). Invited lecture, “Cultures, Not Costumes” sponsored by MOSAIC and the Office of Institutional Equity & Diversity.

Penn State Altoona MOSAIC, Presenter. (October 2014). Invited lecture, “Cultures, Not Costumes” sponsored by MOSAIC and the Office of Institutional Equity & Diversity.

Participation in Governance Bodies and Related Activities

Academic Affairs Committee, Penn State Altoona Faculty Senate, Committee Chair, Appointed. (2018 – Present).

Faculty Affairs Committee, Subcommittee on Research, Penn State Altoona Faculty Senate, Committee Member. (2017 – 2018).

 Participation in Recruitment and Retention Activities

Experience PSU Altoona, Presenter. (November 2017).

 College

Committee Work

Faculty Teaching Resource Center, Committee Member. (2018 – Present)

Asst/Assoc. Dean of Research Search, Committee Member. (2017 – 2018).

Search Committee, History Tenure-Track Position, Committee Member. (2016 – 2017).

Qualitative Research Interest Group (QUIG-Altoona), Member. (2015 – 2017).

Contribution to Programs to Enhance Equal Opportunity/Cultural Diversity

MOSAIC, Committee Member. (2014 – 2018).

African American Read-In, Committee Member. (2015 – 2016). Coordinated Children’s Program 2016.

 Division

 Committee Work

EDHDSS Mentoring Committee, Committee Member. (2016 – 2018).

Search Committee, Elementary & Early Childhood Position, Chair. (2016 – 2017).

 University

Committee Work

M.G. Whiting Interinstitutional Center for Indigenous Knowledge Award, Reviewer. (2016 – Present).

Search Committee, Elementary Social Studies Position, Committee Member. (2016 – 2017).

 Service to Public and Private Organizations

National History Day, Tyrone Middle & High School, Judge. Tyrone, PA. (January 2016).

United Nations Association of Centre County, Board Member, Elected. (2015 – 2017).

Service to the Disciplines and to the Profession

 Organizing Conferences and Service on Conference Committees

Elementary Social Studies Education Summit, Organizing Committee Member. Wilmington, NC. (2018 – Present).

College & University Faculty Assembly of the National Council for the Social Studies, Program Chair. San Francisco, CA USA. (2016 – 2017).

Participation in or Service to Professional and Learned Societies

National Council for the Social Studies, Elementary Teacher of the Year Award Committee, Co-Chair. (2018 – Present).

College & University Faculty Assembly of the National Council for the Social Studies Executive Board, Board Member. (2017 – Present).

National Council for the Social Studies, Publications Committee, Member. (2017 – Present).

American Educational Research Association, Social Studies Research SIG, Reviewer. (2016 – Present).

National Council for the Social Studies, Indigenous Education Community, Member. (2015 – Present).

National Council for the Social Studies, Conference Reviewer. (2014 – Present).

National Council for the Social Studies, College & University Faculty Assembly, Conference Reviewer. (2012 – Present).

NCSS Indigenous Education Position Statement Committee, Chairperson. (April 2018).

See statement: Toward Responsibility: Social Studies Education that Respects and Affirms Indigenous Peoples and Nations

College & University Faculty Assembly, National Council for the Social Studies, House of Delegates, Liaison. (2016 – 2018).

National Council for the Social Studies, Government & Public Relations Committee, Chairperson. (2016 – 2017).

National Council for the Social Studies, College & University Faculty Assembly, House of Delegates Representative. (2015 – 2017).

American Educational Research Association, Social Studies Research SIG, Board Member. (2016 – 2017).