Events and Presentations

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Recent

Thursday, October 20th 2016
“Purpose, Audience, and Intent: The Understanding of Nonprofit Mission through Genre.” International Association for Business Communication Convention, October 2016.

Friday, March 22nd 2015
The Community is Not Your “Lab”: The Risks and Rewards of Developing Mutually Beneficial Relationships
With Tamera Marko, Jessica Wirgau, and others; Chair: Paula Mathieu; Respondent: Steve North
Conference on College Composition and Communication (Tampa, FL)

Wednesday, March 18th 2015
The Value of Nonprofit Genres to Technical Writing
18th Annual Conference for the Association for Teachers of Technical Writing (Tampa, FL)

Thursday, October 23rd 2014
Nonprofit Rhetorics: How NPOs Envision and Frame Their Work for Public Audiences
With Ashley Patriarca and Brian Gogan
Association for Business Communication Annual Conference (Philadelphia, PA)

Thursday, May 29th 2014
Compelling Messages for Nonprofits
Virginia Tech Research Center  (Arlington, VA)

Thursday, May 22nd 2014
Compelling Messages for Churches
East Coast Conference Church Planters Retreat (Hancock, MA)

Thursday, May 15th 2014
Compelling Messages for Nonprofits
Foundation for Roanoke Valley (Roanoke, VA)

Friday, May 9th 2014
Compelling Messages for Nonprofits
VOLUNTEER Hampton Roads (Hampton Roads, VA)

Friday, March 21st 2014
Out of Sight, Out of Mind: The Rhetorical Challenges of Invisible Disabilities
Presentation as part of the panel “Shaping the Rhetoric: Disability Accommodation Practices, Letters, and Performances” with Tara Wood, Dev Bose, and Amy Vidali
Conference on College Composition and Communication (Indianapolis, IN)

Friday, March 7th 2014
Compelling Messages for Nonprofits
YMCA at Virginia Tech (Blacksburg, VA)

Thursday, October 24th 2013
Mission Statements and Open-Handed Engagement: Nonprofit Collaboration at Work
Association for Business Communication Annual Conference (New Orleans, LA)

Friday, March 13th 2013
“Food For Thought”: One Researcher’s Experience Applying Theory for the Public Good
Conference on College Composition and Communication (Las Vegas, NV)

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