Ryan Schellenberg, Ph.D., assistant professor of biblical and religious studies, presented the paper: "To en logō idiōtikon tou Apostolou: Revisiting Patristic Testimony on Pauline Rhetoric" at the annual meeting of the Society of Biblical Literature, San Francisco, Ca., November 20, 2011.
Fay Nielsen, Ph.D., associate dean of retention, gave a presentation and the 44th Annual Conference of the College Reading and Learning November 9-12 in San Diego. Melinda Gunning, M.A., director of the Center for Reading and Learning, helped prepare the presentation, titled “Whose Job Is It Anyway? Supporting Academically Disqualified Students.”
Matt Gehrett, M.A., executive director of the Office of Continuing Education, gave a presentation titled “Personalizing Online Learning through the use of STEM Career Simulation Courses” November 10 at the “Empowered to Perform: Online and Blended Learning Models” conference in Indianapolis, IN. The conference was sponsored by the International Association for K-12 Online Learning.
Bruce Boeckel, Ph.D., associate professor of English, spoke to more than 300 California high school students at the Academic Decathlon, sponsored by the Madera County School District. The theme of the October 13 presentation was "The Age of Empire” and Boeckel's lecture was titled "Heart of Darkness: A Descent in Nightmare."
Darren Duerksen, Ph.D., assistant professor of intercultural studies, presented the paper "Church as Jesus Truth-Gatherings: A Case Study of Fellowships Among Hindu and Sikh Communities" at the International Society of Frontier Missions September 28, 2011, in Phoenix, AZ.
MaryJo Burchard, M.A., assistant director, Kings County, published “East Meets West: Strategic Expansion Decisions Between Two Cultures” in Leadership Advance Online, issue XXI. See regent.edu/acad/global/publications/lao/