Attending the 2019 NIH Regional Seminar

I will be attending the 2019 National Institutes of Health (NIH) Regional Seminar in Baltimore, Maryland, to be held May 16-17. The Office of Research and Sponsored Programs at St. Mary’s College of Maryland is funding it. I am looking forward to the discussions!

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NWSA Paper Accepted

My paper, “Intersectionality and Articulation: Epistemological Overlaps,” has been accepted for presentation at the National Women’s Studies Association annual conference to be held in Baltimore, Maryland, in November 2017.  I also received the First Nations / Indigenous Peoples General Conference Registration Grant from the NWSA to facilitate the cost of attending.

ASA Paper Accepted

My paper, “Charging the Net: A Generational Model of Social Activism in Women’s Professional Tennis,” has been accepted for presentation at the American Sociological Association annual conference to be held in Montreal, Canada, in August 2017.

International Sociology of Sport Association’s World Congress, 2015

I presented my paper, “The Original 9, Women’s Lob Feminism, and the Social Movement That Launched Women’s Professional Tennis, 1968-1973,” which is part of my dissertation study, at the International Sociology of Sport Association’s World Congress held June 9-12 in Paris, France.  To help offset the cost of attending, I received Elaine Henson Memorial Fund travel funds from the Department of Kinesiology, and the Jacob K. Goldhaber Travel Award and the International Conference Student Support Award from the Graduate School, both at the University of Maryland.

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North American Society for Sport History annual conference, 2015

I presented my paper, “Women’s Lob: The Original 9 as a Feminist Social Movement in Women’s Professional Tennis,” which is part of my dissertation study, at the North American Society for Sport History annual conference held May 22-25 in Miami, Florida.  The paper was part of a panel organized by Jaime Schultz and Rita Liberti on women’s sports in the 1970s.

Subverting Academia & Subversive Academics: An Interdisciplinary Symposium, 2015

I presented my paper, “The Original 9: A Feminist Social Movement Through Sports Entertainment and Fashion, 1968-1973,” which is part of my dissertation study, at the Subverting Academia & Subversive Academics: An Interdisciplinary Symposium held March 6-7 in the Department of Theatre, Dance and Performance Studies at the University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland.Tredway - UMD presentation