Past Graduate Research Conferences

Year Theme Keynote Program
2019 Paradigm Shift: Engagement, Evolution, and Empowerment through Research Kevin Willmott, University of Kansas

Professor of Film and Media Studies
2019 Program
2018 Embracing Innovation: Rigorous Research in our Community

Dr. Davis Stovall, University of Illinois at Chicago

The Necessity of Community Responsibility in Research: Ending the Colonial Project of the University through the Politics of Accountability

2018 Program
2017 New Spaces: Opening up Physical and Social Spaces in the 21st Century

Dr. Alan Foley, Syracuse University

Access and/or Control: Rethinking Community in the Age of Ubiquitous Technology

2017 Program
2016 On the Brink: Borders, Boundaries, and Becoming

Dr. Valerie Kinloch, The Ohio State University

Listening, Collaborating, and Acting: The Promise of Publically Engaged Scholarship

2016 Program
2015 Examining Social (In)Justice: Intersectionality and Inclusion across Institutional Contexts

Dr. Liat Ben-Moshe, University of Toledo

Disability Inc. (Incarcerated)

2015 Program
2014 The Scholarship of Teaching

Dr. Michael Kennedy, University of Virginia

The Scholarship of Teaching

2014 Program
2013 21st Century Research: The Next Decade and Beyond

Dr. Karrie Shogren, University of Illinois

2013 Program
2012 Research and Education in a Diverse and Changing World

Dr. Michael Faggella-Luby, University of Connecticut

2012 Program

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