Workshops/Writing & Teaching

Workshops and talks about writing and teaching
  • The bones of chemistry, in Crafting Chemical Communication symposium at ACS National Meeting, August 2016.
  • Combatting chemophobia and pseudoscience, AAAS meeting, February 2016.
  • How to work at the subtle edge:  What contemplatives can teach scientists Meditation, TechnoScience and Humanity, 30 October 2015, Barcelona, Spain
  • Teaching students to write like a chemist, NSF REU PI workshop July 2015.
  • Contemplative pedagogy, half-day workshop, Wesleyan University, February 2015.
  • Practical & Impractical, afternoon workshop on contemplative approaches to teaching, Chestnut Hill College October 2014.
  • Scientists Writing Science: Beyond Grant Proposals, Journal Articles and Internal Reports Association for Women in Science, Philadelphia, 17 October 2013.
  • Practically Impractical, workshop on contemplative stance in the science classroom, Contemplative Pedagogy in the Classroom workshop at Selkirk College, Selkirk, BC, Canada.  July 9-13, 2013.
  • Writing Like a Scientist, workshop for undergraduate chemists at American Chemical Society National Meeting, New Orleans, LA. 7 April 2013 
  • Writing and the contemplative mind George Mason University, October 2011
  • Why scientists should write: early and often, A*STAR Chemistry Club, Singapore (October 2010).
  • A workshop on writing George Mason University, Center for Consciousness and Transformation, October 2010