Conference Participation

Co-Chair, One Arctic: The U.S. Chairmanship of the Arctic Council, Wilson Center, Washington, D.C., 27-28 April 2016.

Panelist, Challenges in the Arctic, World Affairs Council, Seattle, Washington, 4 December 2015.

Paper Presentation, Inuit Nunaat as an emerging region in area studies: Building an Arctic Studies program south of the tree line,15th Annual University of British Columbia Educational Leadership and Policy Studies Institute, Victoria, British Columbia, October 18, 2015.

Moderator, Changing political and economic dynamics in the Arctic: Nation-states and Indigenous peoples, New Frontiers in International Affairs: A Conversation on the Arctic, Space and Cybersecurity, University of Washington, October 16, 2015.

Panelist, Permanent Participants and the passing of the chairmanship of the Arctic Council to the United States, Neighbors in the North: Canada, the United States, and the Arctic Council Symposium, Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA, May 14, 2015.

Paper Presentation, Policy and spatial activism of Arctic indigenous peoples, 18th Inuit Studies Conference, Washington, D.C., October 24-28, 2012.

Discussant, Inuit governance, land claims and sovereignty, 18th Inuit Studies Conference, Washington, D.C., October 24-28, 2012.

Paper Presentation, Inuit Arctic foreign policy: Formation and development, Pacific Northwest Canadian Studies Consortium Annual General Meeting, Seattle, WA, February 3, 2012.

Paper Presentation, Inuit diplomacies and international relations: Mapping a new space for human capacity and education, 21st Biennial Conference, Association of Canadian Studies in the United States, Ottawa, ON, November 16-20, 2011.

Panel Chair, Melting boundaries: Rethinking Arctic governance, 21st Biennial Conference, Association of Canadian Studies in the United States, Ottawa, ON, November 16-20, 2011.

Discussant, Canada and the American curriculum: Formulating a national approach to Canadian Studies, 21st Biennial Conference, Association of Canadian Studies in the United States, Ottawa, ON, November 16-20, 2011.

Paper Presentation, Arctic foreign policy and the Arctic Council: Reframing”national” security in the circumpolar region?, 27th Lowell Wakefield Fisheries Symposium,Anchorage, AK, September 14-17, 2011.

Paper Presentation, Mapping policy in the Arctic, Arctic Foreign Policy Symposium, University of Saskatchewan, March 17, 2011.

Discussant, Northern sovereignty and political geography in North America, Association for Canadian Studies in the United States Workshop, Washington, D.C., June 14, 2010.

Paper Presentation, Inuit Arctic sovereignty and the emerging role of the Inuit in international foreign policy, 20th Biennial Conference, Association of Canadian Studies in the United States, San Diego, CA, October 18-22, 2009.

Panel Chair, Crossing boundaries: New directions in Title VI – international studies from a circumpolar perspective, Title VI 50th Anniversary Conference, U.S. Department of Education, Washington, D.C., March 19-21, 2009.

Paper Presentation, Circumpolar studies, Title VI 50th Anniversary Conference, U.S. Department of Education, Washington, D.C., March 19-21, 2009.

Paper Presentation, Poetic license required: Teaching Canada with poetry and prose, National Council for the Social Studies 86th Annual Conference, Washington, D.C., December 1-3, 2006.

Paper Presentation, Collaboration with an international academic association: ACSUS, Title VI and Fulbright-Hays National Outreach Conference, Madison, WI, April 27-29, 2006.

Co-Chair, 5th Annual Association for Canadian Studies in Canada Colloquium, Vancouver, B.C., October 29-30, 2004.

Panel Chair, The North, 5th Biennial Association for Canadian Studies in the United States-in-Canada Colloquium, Vancouver, B.C., October 29-30, 2004.

Paper Presentation, Integrating Québec studies into research and policy making in the Pacific Northwest, 14th Biennial American Council for Québec Studies Conference, Québec City, QC, October 18-21, 2004.

Paper Presentation, A secure road ahead for Canadian Studies, 17th Biennial Conference, Association for Canadian Studies in the United States, Portland, OR, November 19-23, 2003.

Paper Presentation, Teaching the geography of Canada’s north via points of contact, 17th Biennial Conference, Association for Canadian Studies in the United States, Portland, OR, November 19-23, 2003.

Paper Presentation, Inuit autonomy in the circumpolar north, Washington State Association for Multicultural Education, Seattle, WA, October 20, 2001.

Panel Chair, The future of Canadian-American studies, Rethinking the Line: The Canada-U.S. Border International Conference, Vancouver, B.C., November 19, 2000.

Paper Presentation, Village of widows: The Dene of Great Bear Lake and the making of the atom bomb, Western Social Sciences Association Annual Conference, San Diego, CA, April 26-29, 2000.