PANELS ORGANIZED

2019 “Collaboration is Key”, Utah Museums Association

2014 “Discussing the Role of Agricultural History in American History” Agricultural History Conference

2013 “Industries, Communities and Water Quality in the West,” Western History Association

2008 “Reading the Landscape: Social Services, Infrastructure, and Houston’s Changing Neighborhoods”

INVITED PRESENTATIONS

2012 “From Fruit Cocktail to Frozen Foods: Land Grant Universities and Modern Food Processors,” Thinking Land Grants: A ‘Cerebration’ of the 150th Anniversary of the Morrill Land-Grant Act Conference

PAPERS PRESENTED AT CONFERENCES

2019 “Collaboration is Key” Utah Museums Association Conference

2016 “Regulating the ‘Kitchens of the Nation’: Fruit Cannery Waste Disposal in the Central Valley in the Mid-Twentieth Century” Part of the panel “Envirotechnical Histories in Waste Management” at the American Society for Environmental History Conference

2013 “Waste Disposal and the ‘Kitchens of the Nation:’ Fruit Canners and Water Health in Northern California” Western History Association Conference

2012 “Fruit Cocktail: William Cruess, University of California, and California’s Fruit Canning Industry” Agricultural History Conference

2011 “California’s Cannery Inspection Board and Botulism” American Society of Environmental History Conference

2008 “‘The Strangest Neighborhood in Texas’: Fighting the Urban Crisis in the Montrose Neighborhood of Houston” Urban History Association Conference

2008 “Streetcars in Houston” Poster Presentation at the American Society of Environmental History Conference

CHAIR OR MODERATOR

2016 Chair and Comment “Ways of Looking” Western Association of Women Historians

2014 Chair “Controlling Water” Agricultural History Conference

2014 Moderator “Discussing the Role of Agricultural History in American History” Agricultural History Conference

CAMPUS OR DEPARTMENTAL TALKS

2013 Guest Lecturer on Western Agriculture, at Graduate Seminar “Environmental History of the American West” by Sterling Evans at the University of Oklahoma

2011 Guest Lecturer on Streetcars and Suburbanization, University of Houston, Graduate Seminar in Urban History