CONCURRENT SESSIONS

September 29 - October 1, 2016
Kingsport, TN

Wednesday, September 28, 2016
Nothing is currently scheduled on this date.
Thursday, September 29, 2016
Nothing is currently scheduled on this date.
Friday, September 30, 2016
8:00 AM - 8:45 AMFriday, September 30, 2016
Concurrent Session - A Summer Intensive Boot Camp: Building the Pharmacy Pipeline in Rural AppalachiaSusan Gardner
Concurrent Session - Bioprospecting - A Collaborative Approach to Undergraduate ResearchRichard Thompson
Concurrent Session - Connecting Our Writing Across the Curriculum (WAC) Resources in the ACA in order to Cultivate Improved Student Writing in the Disciplines.Erin Wais Hennen
Concurrent Session - Excavating Khirbet el-Maqatir: Salvaging the PastBrian Peterson
9:00 AM - 9:45 AMFriday, September 30, 2016
Concurrent Session - Active Learning in the Classroom: Developing Strategies to Motivate and Engage Students in ClassChristina Gomez
Concurrent Session - Hermann Maas (1877-1970); An Under-reported Holocaust HeroTheodore Thomas
Concurrent Session - Marriages by the Classifieds: Advertising Love, Marital Choice, and Commercial Matchmaking in Napoleon's ParisAndrea Mansker
Concurrent Session - Teaching a Select Triad in Politics & GovernmentRon Petitte
10:00 AM - 10:45 AMFriday, September 30, 2016
Concurrent Session - A Budget-Friendly Method For Documenting Program-Level Student Learning Outcome AssessmentsTravis Wright
Concurrent Session - American Sign Language & ClassifiersApril Haggard
Concurrent Session - Ampersand Coming to Life: Reflective E-Portfolios at Emory & Henry CollegeJoseph Vess
Concurrent Session - Teaching, Hands-on Learning, and Research: Why Make Distinctions?Aaron Maxwell
11:00 AM - 11:45 AMFriday, September 30, 2016
Concurrent Session - Daring to Share: Ecumenical Shared Ministry CongregationsWilliam McDonald
Concurrent Session - Enhancing Racial and Gender Equities through Prejudice ReductionDaya Singh Sandu
Concurrent Session - Prodigies in Print: How Bestselling Victorian Children Changed History, and Why We Forgot ThemKatherine Carlson
Concurrent Session - The Not-So-Common ReadingAlison Clausen
2:00 PM - 2:45 PMFriday, September 30, 2016
Concurrent Session - Appalachian ModernismBrandon Story
Concurrent Session - How Does Local And National Coverage Of Current Events Impact The Teaching/Learning Environment?Connie Theriot
Concurrent Session - Non-Traditional Students - Motivations, Challenges and Keys to SuccessAnne Adcock
Concurrent Session - Poetry at the Edge of SilenceJennifer Michael
Concurrent Session - Using Projects and Reflection as Tools to Integrative LearningTracy Lauder
3:00 PM - 3:45 PMFriday, September 30, 2016
Concurrent Session - Creating College Success for Veterans at a Small CollegeVandy Kemp
Concurrent Session - Engaging and Retaining Students in STEM: Strategies Inside and Outside the ClassroomAngelia Gibson
Concurrent Session - Librarians in Liberia: How to Set-up a Functioning Library in a Third World NationLori Mattace, Amy Mercer
Concurrent Session - More Homework, Less Grading: Giving timely feedback while developing a growth mindset using specifications grading.Aida Jimenez Esquilin
Concurrent Session - Narrating Place: Oral History, Appalshop, Regional Consciousness, and Cultural AgencyJeffrey Keith
Concurrent Session - TLI 2017 PreviewMark Finney
4:00 PM - 4:45 PMFriday, September 30, 2016
Concurrent Session - Building Deliberative Capacity in Central AppalachiaGayle Hilleke
Concurrent Session - Community Engagement Through Psychology CoursesJonna Kwiatkowski
Concurrent Session - E-Ethics: Business and Education Student Perspectives Regarding Online LearningDeborah Hayes
Concurrent Session - Promoting Faculty and Academic Librarian Collaboration: A Panel DiscussionKatie Williams
Concurrent Session - What I Learned from Editing a Two Volume Collection of Essays by an International Team of ScholarsDavid Fiensy
Saturday, October 1, 2016
8:00 AM - 8:45 AMSaturday, October 01, 2016
Concurrent Session - An Examination Of Ethnocentrism In A Demographic And Cross-Cultural Context.Dan Moore
Concurrent Session - Inquiring Minds Really Do Want to Know: Liberal Arts Learning Outside the ClassroomKaren Duddy
Concurrent Session - Significance of Spirituality in Counseling: Strategies to Enhance Human DevelopmentDaya Singh Sandu
Concurrent Session - Super Science, or Pseudoscience?Laura Ong
Concurrent Session - Teaching the Intangible in Foreign Language GrammarXiangyun Zhang
Concurrent Session - Warren Hamilton Lewis at war, 1914-1918Don King
9:00 AM - 9:45 AMSaturday, October 01, 2016
Concurrent Session - Ax Murder is Sexy. Research Methodology is Not.Daniel Schnoppwyatt
Concurrent Session - Infusing Critical Health Issues into Every Discipline's CurriculumSusan Weaver
Concurrent Session - It's Never Too Late: Making the Transition into Librarianship as a Second CareerDawn Behrend
Concurrent Session - Locally Sourced: Bethany's Home-Grown Outdoor Education ProgramHarald Menz
Concurrent Session - Writing and Reading Across the Curriculum: Program Collaboration toward the Transfer of LearningAllison Harl
10:00 AM - 10:45 AMSaturday, October 01, 2016
Concurrent Session - Examining the Impact of Maternal Stress and Secondhand Smoke Exposure on Perinatal SmokingKaren Damron
Concurrent Session - Fanny Mendelssohn and Musical IdentityLindsay Clavere
Concurrent Session - Learning Through Teaching: Re-imagining Academic Culture(s) in the Peer-Tutoring CenterDevorah Kennedy
Concurrent Session - Metaphors to Learn ByKathy Ivey
Concurrent Session - Student Success and Retention, It's Everybody's Business!Eboni Mathis
Concurrent Session - What Works in K-12 Tutoring? Community-Based Research for 21st Century Student SuccessJennifer Mozolic
11:00 AM - 11:45 AMSaturday, October 01, 2016
Concurrent Session - Authentic Assessment: What Is It And How Do I Implement Appropriate Assessments In My Classroom?Gordon Wells
Concurrent Session - Educating the Next Generation: A Practical Guide to the Millennial Student!Jeffrey Russell
Concurrent Session - Quilting Patterns of Diversity into the Fabric of Your CoursesSusan Weaver
Concurrent Session - Strategies for Building Learning CommunitiesDavid Temple
Concurrent Session - The Influence Of Plant-Feeding Nematodes And Nematode Control Methods On Soils.Glen Stevens
Concurrent Session - Vocation in a Postcolonial ContextRobert McCutcheon
11:45 AM - 12:15 PMSaturday, October 01, 2016
Concurrent Session - Undergraduate Research PresentationsLedford Scholars