Lectures & Talks

Selected Invited Talks

INVITED SPEAKER, Guest Lecture, Drexel University’s College of Computing & Informatics, October, 2015 (TBD).
INVITED SPEAKER, Guest Lecture, University of Texas at Austin’s Information School, February, 2015.
INVITED SPEAKER, Guest Lecture, University of Toronto’s Graduate School of Education, and Ontario Institute for Studies in Education (OISE): “Designing digital media learning contexts for youth involving inquiry, collaboration and creation: The role of perceived competence, autonomy and social relatedness as individual psychological constructs and environmental supports.” March, 2014
INVITED SPEAKER, Guest Lecture, McGill University, Graduate School of Education and Advanced Technologies for Learning in Authentic Settings (ATLAS) Lab, talk with same title as above. March, 2014
INVITED SPEAKER, Doctoral Student Recruitment Event of the Ph.D. Program Committee, 2012
INVITED SPEAKER, Professionalism Day of the SC&I Doctoral Student Association, 2012
INVITED SPEAKER, Colloquium “Positivism / Post-positivism Debates” to the SC&I Ph.D. students, 2011
INVITED SPEAKER, SC&I brown bag series, “Contribution of motivational orientations to student outcomes in a discovery-based program of game design learning,” 2011.
INVITED KEYNOTE SPEAKER, American Library Association Conference, “Reclaiming literacy in a digital age.” New Orleans, LA, 2011.
INVITED SPEAKER, Annual Conference of the NJ Association of School Librarians (NJASL), “Empowering students and educators with new media literacies necessary to participate and lead in a global, new media world.” Long Branch, NJ, 2010.