Professional Presentation Grants

Faculty Presentation Travel Awards granted for 2018

Clark, Tom (January – 2018)

$765 to present an academic paper titled “Barbie Bungee: Multivariable Edition” at the Joint Mathematics Meetings in San Diego, CA.

Culpepper, Scott (March – 2018)

$765 to present an academic paper titled “Be Careful Little Mouth What You Say: Understanding Religious Perspectives on the Alien and Sedition Acts” at the Religion and Politics in Early America Conference in St. Louis, Missouri.

De Smith, Bob (April – 2018)

$765 for a paper titled “Apocalyptic Lear” at the Northern Plains Conference on Early British Literature in Brandon, Manitoba.

Foreman, Abby (April – 2018)

$765 to present an academic paper titled “Trust, Goals and Motivation in the Contract-for-services Relationship” at the Midwest Political Science Association Annual Conference in Chicago, Illinois.

Heldt, Rikki (February – 2018)

$765 to present an academic paper titled “Best Practices for Integrating First-generation Latino Students: Theoretical Framework, Lessons Learned, and Theological Foundations” at the 2018 CCCU International Forum in Dallas, Texas.

Henreckson, Davey (January – 2018)

$765 to preside over business meeting of the Fellowship for Protestant Ethics at the Society of Christian Ethics in Portland, Oregon.

Janssen, Mike (January – 2018)

$765 to present an academic paper titled “A First Experience in a Flipped Calculus II Course” at the Joint Mathematics Meetings in San Diego, California.

Lindsey, Melissa (January – 2018)

$765 for a paper titled “Designing and assessing out-of-class activities in technical mathematics” at the Joint Mathematics Meetings in San Diego, California.

Matthews, Josh (June – 2018)

$1,530 to present an academic paper titled “Nathaniel Hawthorne’s Hell: Dante in His 1850s Stories and Novels” at the International Poe & Hawthorne Conference in Kyoto, Japan.

Sandouka, Kari (May – 2018)

$765 to present an academic paper titled “Analysis of Non-Profit Crowdfunding” at the Midwest United States Association for Information Systems in St. Louis, Missouri.

van Vliet, Jan (February – 2018)

$765 to make a presentation at the “On Islam” book launch at Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Zuidema, Leah (February – 2018)

$765 to present an academic paper titled “Advancing Scholarship through Support for Faculty as Writers” at the CCCU International Forum in Dallas, Texas.