Scholarship & Awards

 

Awards

Kappa Tau Alpha National Honor Society, Top Scholar Award, 2012


Scripps Howard Journalism Entrepreneurship Institute Fellowship, Cronkite School, 2012


University Club of Portland Foundation Fellowship, 2011


Emerging Scholar Fellow - International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) 2011


Promising Scholar Award - University of Oregon Graduate School, 2010 -2011


Outstanding Teaching Award - UO School of Journalism and Communication, 2010

Journal Publications

“Training Digital Age Journalists: Blurring the Distinction Between Students and Professionals,” in Journalism and Mass Communication Educator, 2014, Vol. 69(3) 314-324


“News Narratives, Classified Secrets, Privacy, and Edward Snowden,” in Electronic News, 2014 Vol. 8 (1) 72-75


“Intercultural Dialogue Through Immersive Learning: Media Internships in Ghana” (first author with H. Leslie Steeves), in UNESCO’s “Media and Information and Intercultural Dialogue 2014 Yearbook, Temple University.


“Teaching Mobile Media in the Digital Age,” Journal of Media Education, BEA, 2011, Vol 2 (1)

Conferences/Presentations

Mobile Media and Digital Skills

      Presented for Knight Fellows, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA, October, 2014


Going Mobile: Best Practices for Staff and Students

      Presented at Online News Association annual conference, Chicago, IL, September, 2014


Murky Waters: Docufiction Disguised as Documentary

     Presented paper at What is Documentary Conference, Portland, OR, April, 2014


Using the Technology Acceptance Model to Examine iPad/Tablet Computing Adoption Intentions of K-12                   

   Educators

     Presented paper (first author, with Toby Hopp) at AEJMC annual conference, Washington, DC, August, 2013


Negotiating Identity and High School Journalism: Race, Ethnicity, Gender, Class & Sexuality

     Presented paper at AEJMC annual conference, Chicago, IL., August, 2012


Mr. President, I’m a 5th Grader

     Presented paper at American Education Research Association (AERA) Conference, Vancouver, BC, 2012


Creating Student Digital Publications for the iPad

   Guest presenter, Journalism Interactive conference, University of Maryland, October 2011


Digital Natives, Journalism and Civic Engagement: Cultivating Citizenship with Technology

   Presented paper at AEJMC annual conference, St. Louis, MO., August, 2011


Hyperlocal News Internships and Digital Practicums: Blurring the Distinction Between Students and Professionals

     Presented paper at AEJMC annual conference, St. Louis, MO., August, 2011


Teaching Mobile Media Production

   Panel moderator/organizer, Broadcast Education Association (BEA) annual conference, Las Vegas, NV.,

     April, 2011


Teaching Critical Thinking with Mobile Media: Cultivating Active Learners vs. Passive Consumers

    Presented paper at the Third International Conference on Ubiquitous Learning, Vancouver, BC, December, 2010


Innovation Journalism and Youth, Seventh Annual Conference on Innovation Journalism

    Panelist, Stanford University, April, 2010

Graduate

National Association of Television Program Executives (NATPE) - Academic Scholarship, 1978


National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) - Academic Scholarship, 1978


Post-Newsweek Stations - Academic Scholarship, 1978

Undergraduate

Northwest Emmy Awards Nominee, 2015 “NW Stories” & “Digital Skills Workshop”


Wayne Morse Project Grant, 2015


Center for Journalism Innovation and Civic Engagement Fellowship Award - 2014


Apple Distinguished Educator - Class of 2013


Adobe Education Impact Award - 2013


Wayne Morse Project Grant, 2013


Dave and Nancy Petrone Faculty Fellowship, 2013


Fighting Fund Fellowship, 2013