David W. Reed
David W. Reed

David W. Reed

Professor
Director, Computer Science & Informatics Program
College of Arts and Sciences

Academic Appointments

Department

  • Journalism, Media & Computing

Position

  • Professor

Publications and Presentations

Books

  • A Balanced Introduction to Computer Science, 3rd edition David Reed, Prentice Hall, Prentice Hall, ISBN 978-0-13-216675-1, 2011
  • A Balanced Introduction to Computer Science, 3rd edition - Instructor Supplement David Reed, Prentice Hall, 2010., Prentice Hall, ISBN 978-0-13-216703-1, 2010

  • A Balanced Introduction to Computer Science, 2nd edition.
    David Reed,
    Prentice Hall, 2008.

     , Prentice Hall, ISBN 978-0-13-601722-6, 2008

  • A Balanced Introduction to Computer Science, 2nd edition – International Version. David Reed,
    Prentice Hall, 2008.

     , Prentice Hall, ISBN 978-0-13-135829-4, 2008

  • A Balanced Introduction to Computer Science, 2nd edition – Online Supplement. David Reed,
    Prentice Hall, 2007.

     , Prentice Hall, ISBN 978-0-13-601759-2, 2007

  • A Balanced Introduction to Computer Science, 2nd edition – Instructor Supplement. David Reed,
    Prentice Hall, 2007.
     , Prentice Hall, ISBN 978-0-13601723-3, 2007

  • A Balanced Introduction to Computer Science.
    David Reed,
    Prentice Hall, 2005.

     , Prentice Hall, ISBN 0-13-046709-X, 2005

  • A Balanced Introduction to Computer Science – Online Supplement.
    David Reed, Prentice Hall, 2004.

     , Prentice Hall, ISBN 0-13-141338-4, 2004

  • A Balanced Introduction to Computer Science – Instructor Supplement.
    David Reed, Prentice Hall, 2004.
     , Prentice Hall, ISBN 0-13-141340-6, 2004

  • Teaching the Tapestry: An Instructor's Manual to Accompany A Computer Science Tapestry.
    David Reed,
    McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc., 1997.
     , McGraw-Hill, ISBN 0-07-002037-X, 1997
  • Introduction to Computing: An Interactive Approach Using ISETL.
    David Reed,
    Dickinson College, 1995.
     , Dickinson College, 1995
  • A Near-Horn Approach to Disjunctive Logic Programming.
    David Reed, Donald Loveland and Bruce Smith,
    In Proceedings of the 2nd Int’l Workshop on Extensions of Logic Programming,
    Lecture Notes in AI 596, Springer-Verlag, 1992.
     , Springer-Verlag, 596, 1992

  • A Near-Horn Prolog for Compilation.
    Donald Loveland and David Reed,
    In Computational Logic: Essays in Honor of Alan Robinson,
    Lassez and Plotkin (eds.), MIT Press, 1991.
     , MIT Press, 1991

Articles


  • Spiraling CS2013 Knowledge Units across a Small CS Curriculum. David Reed,
    Journal of Computing Sciences in Colleges, 32(5), 2017.
     , Journal of Computing Sciences in Colleges, 32(5), 2017

  • Nifty Assignments: Hunt the Wumpus.
    David Reed,
    Journal of Computing Sciences in Colleges, 32(5), 2017., Journal of Computing Sciences in Colleges, 32(5), 2017

  • Spiraling CS2013 Knowledge Units across a Small CS Curriculum.
    David Reed,
    Journal of Computing Sciences in Colleges, 32(5), 2017.
     , Journal of Computing Sciences in Colleges, 32(5), 2017

  • Nifty Assignments: Hunt the Wumpus.
    David Reed,
    Journal of Computing Sciences in Colleges, 32(5), 2017.
     , Journal of Computing Sciences in Colleges, 32(5), 2017
  • Reed, David SKIP-3 solitare: nifty assignment, Journal of Computing Sciences in Colleges, 26, 216-217, 2011
  • Reed, David Critical thinking and modeling in CSO: the Prisoner's Dilemma, Journal of Computing Sciences in Colleges, 26, 205-212, 2011
  • Reed, David Sometimes style really does matter, Journal of Computing Sciences in Colleges, 25, 180-187, 2010
  • Reed, David W. A 2007 Model Curriculum for a Liberal Arts Degree in Computer Science, ACM Journal on Educational Resources in Computing, 7, 2007
  • Reed, D., Davies, J. The convergence of computer programming and graphic design, Journal of Computing Sciences in Colleges, 21, 179-187, 2006

  • Core Empirical Concepts and Skills for Computer Science.
    David Reed, Craig Miller, and Grant Braught,
    In Proceedings of the 35th SIGCSE Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education,
    SIGCSE Bulletin, 36(1), 2004.
     , SIGCSE Bulletin, 36(1), 2003

  • The Use of Ill-Defined Problems for Developing Problem-Solving and Empirical Skills in CS1.
    David Reed,
    Journal of Computing Sciences in Colleges, 18(1), 2002.
     , Journal of Computing Sciences in Colleges, 18(1), 2002
  • Disequilibration for Teaching the Scientific Method in Computer Science.
    Grant Braught and David Reed,
    In Proceedings of the 33rd SIGCSE Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education,
    SIGCSE Bulletin, 34(1), 2002.
     , SIGCSE Bulletin, 34(1), 2002

  • The Knob & Switch Computer:  A Computer Architecture Simulator for Introductory
    Computer Science.
    Grant Braught and David Reed,
    ACM Journal on Educational Resources in Computing, 1(4), 2001., ACM Journal on Educational Resources in Computing, 1(4), 2001
  • Rethinking CS0 with JavaScript.
    David Reed,
    In Proceedings of the 32nd SIGCSE Technical Symposium on Computer Science
    Education, SIGCSE Bulletin, 33(1), 2001. 
     , SIGCSE Bulletin, 33(1), 2001
  • Empirical Investigation throughout the CS Curriculum.
    David Reed, Craig Miller and Grant Braught,
    In Proceedings of the 31st SIGCSE Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education,
    SIGCSE Bulletin, 32(1), 2000.
     , SIGCSE Bulletin, 32(1), 2000
  • Incorporating Problem-solving Patterns in CS 1.
    David Reed,
    Feature article in Journal of Computer Science Education, 13(1), 1999.
     , Journal of Computer Science Education, 13(1), 1999
  • Incorporating Problem-solving Patterns in CS 1.
    David Reed,
    Proceedings of the 29th SIGCSE Technical Symposium on Computer
    Science Education,
    SIGCSE Bulletin
    , 30(1), 1998. , SIGCSE Bulletin, 30(1), 1998
  • Near-Horn Prolog and the Ancestry Family of Proof Procedures.
    David Reed and Donald Loveland,
    Annals of Mathematics and Artificial Intelligence, 14, 1995.
     , Annals of Mathematics and Artificial Intelligence, 14, 1995
  • AAA and CS 1: The Applied Apprenticeship Approach to CS 1.
    Owen Astrachan and David Reed,
    In Proceedings of the 26th SIGCSE Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education,
    SIGCSE Bulletin, 27(1), 1995.
     , SIGCSE Bulletin, 27(1), 1995
  • SATCHMORE: SATCHMO with RElevancy.
    Donald Loveland, David Reed and Debra Wilson,
    Journal of Automated Reasoning, 14:325-351, 1995.
     , Journal of Automated Reasoning, 14, 325-351, 1995
  • A Comparison of Three Prolog Extensions.
    David Reed and Donald Loveland,
    Journal of Logic Programming, 12(1), 1992.
     , Journal of Logic Programming, 12(1), 1991
  • An Alternative Characterization of Disjunctive Logic Programs,
    David Reed, Donald Loveland and Bruce Smith.
    In Proceedings of the 1991 International Logic Programming Symposium,
    Saraswat and Ueda (eds.), MIT Press, 1991.
     , MIT Press, 1991

Publications

  • Welcome to the Silicon Prairie!, CSTA Advocate Blog, 2018
  • Getting More Involved with CSTA.
    David Reed.
    In Proceedings of the 2018 CSTA Annual Conference, Omaha, Nebraska, 2018.
     , Computer Science Teachers Association, 2018
  • CSTA Annual Conference in Omaha., CSTA Advocate Blog, 2018
  • Make Your Voice Heard: Vote!, CSTA Voice, 14(1), 2018
  • Common Questions about the CSTA Board., CSTA Advocate Blog, 2018
  • Nifty Remixes.
    David Reed,
    In Proceedings of the 48th SIGCSE Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education,
    SIGCSE Bulletin, 49(1), 2018.
     , SIGCSE Bulletin, 49(1), 2018
  • Meet Me in Charm City., CSTA Voice, 13(3), 2017
  • CSEdWeek... Don't Miss It!, CSTA Voice, 12(5), 2016
  • One More Daay to Cast Your Vote!, CSTA Advocate Blog, 2016
  • Better Know a Committee - 2016 Edition., CSTA Advocate Blog, 2016
  • It's Time to Vote., CSTA Voice, 12(1), 2016
  • CSTA Board of Directors Election (part 2)., CSTA Advocate Blog, 2016
  • CSTA Board of Directors Election (part 1)., CSTA Advocate Blog, 2016
  • Current Initiatives and Future Directions of the Computer Science Teachers Association (CSTA).
    David Reed and Mark R. Nelson.
    In Proceedings of the 46th SIGCSE Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education, SIGCSE Bulletin, 47(1), 2016.
     , SIGCSE Bulletin, 47(1), 2016
  • CSTA Professional Development Committee., CSTA Advocate Blog, 2015
  • Technotrash and the Future., CSTA Advocate Blog, 2015
  • Nifty Assignments from SIGCSE., CSTA Advocate Blog, 2015
  • Q&A: Running for the CSTA Board., CSTA Advocate Blog, 2015
  • Better Know a Committee., CSTA Advocate Blog, 2015
  • Addressing Professional Development Needs for K-12 CS - Working with Your Local CSTA Chapter. David Reed and Frances P. Trees. In Proceedings of the 45th SIGCSE Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education, SIGCSE Bulletin, 46(1), SIGCSE Bulletin, 2015
  • SIGCSE 2016 New Educators Workshop.
    David Reed and Andrea Danyluk.
    SIGCSE Bulletin, 46(4), 2015.
     , SIGCSE Bulletin, 46(4), 2015
  • Addressing Professional Development Needs for K-12 CS – Working with Your Local CSTA Chapter.
    David Reed and Frances P. Trees.
    In Proceedings of the 45th SIGCSE Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education,
    SIGCSE Bulletin, 46(1), 2015.
     , SIGCSE Bulletin, 46(1), 2015
  • CS Ed Week Stories., CSTA Advocate Blog, 2014
  • More Than Just Rock Stars., CSTA Advocate Blog, 2014
  • Report on the CSTA Annual Conference., CSTA Advocate Blog, 2014
  • CSTA Annual Conference Reminder., CSTA Advocate Blog, 2014
  • Big Data in the Classroom., CSTA Voice, 2014
  • CSTA Board of Directors Election., CSTA Advocate Blog, 2014
  • Run for the CSTA Board of Directors., CSTA Advocate Blog, 2014
  • Leveraging Big Data in an Introductory Programming Course. David Reed. In Proceedings of the 2014 CSTA Annual Conference, St. Charles, Illinois, Computer Science Teachers Association, 2014
  • Experiences Mapping and Revising Curricula with CS2013. David Reed, Andrea Danyluk, Elizabeth Hawthorne, Mehran Sahami, and Henry Walker. In Proceedings of the 44th SIGCSE Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education, SIGCSE Bulletin, 45(1), SIGCSE Bulletin, 2014
  • ACM/IEEE-CS Computer Science Curricula 2013: Implementing the Final Report. Mehran Sahami, Steve Roach, Ernesto Cuadros-Vargas, Elizabeth Hawthorne, Amruth Kumar, Richard LeBlanc, David Reed, and Remzi Seker. In Proceedings of the 44th SIGCSE Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education, SIGCSE Bulletin, 45(1), SIGCSE Bulletin, 2014
  • New Educators Workshop at SIGCSE 2014. David Reed and Andrea Danyluk. SIGCSE Bulletin, 46(1), SIGCSE Bulletin, 2014
  • Experiences Mapping and Revising Curricula with CS2013.
    David Reed, Andrea Danyluk, Elizabeth Hawthorne, Mehran Sahami, and Henry Walker.
    In Proceedings of the 44th SIGCSE Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education,
    SIGCSE Bulletin, 45(1), 2014.
     , SIGCSE Bulletin, 45(1), 2014
  • ACM/IEEE-CS Computer Science Curricula 2013: Implementing the Final Report.
    Mehran Sahami, Steve Roach, Ernesto Cuadros-Vargas, Elizabeth Hawthorne, Amruth Kumar, Richard LeBlanc, David Reed, and Remzi Seker.
    In Proceedings of the 44th SIGCSE Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education,
    SIGCSE Bulletin, 45(1), 2014.
     , SIGCSE Bulletin, 45(1), 2014
  • New Educators Workshop at SIGCSE 2014.
    David Reed and Andrea Danyluk.
    SIGCSE Bulletin, 46(1), 2014.
     , SIGCSE Bulletin, 46(1), 2014
  • Share Your Ideas and Experiences at the CSTA Conference., CSTA Advocate Blog, 2013
  • CS2013 and K-12., CSTA Advocate Blog, 2013
  • President Obama Answers Question about Computer Science., CSTA Advocate Blog, 2013
  • CSTA Annual Conference News., CSTA Advocate Blog, 2013
  • Wally Addresses Computer Literacy., CSTA Advocate Blog, 2013
  • Computer Science Curricula 2013 - Ironman Draft, ACM Press, 2013
  • Computer Science Curricula 2013 - Final Report, ACM Press, 2013
  • Mobile Programming Throwdown. David Reed, Adam Howitt, Ralph Morelli, and Alfred Thompson. In Proceedings of the 2013 CSTA Annual Conference, Quincy, Massachusetts, Computer Science Teachers Association, 2013
  • CS Curricula 2013 and its Impact on K-12. David Reed, Alfred Thompson, and Elizabeth Hawthorne, In Proceedings of the 2013 CSTA Annual Conference, Quincy, Massachusetts, Computer Science Teachers Association, 2013
  • CSTA Chapters: Supporting Your Local CS Educators. Frances P. Trees, David Reed, and Tammy Pirmann. In Proceedings of the 43rd SIGCSE Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education, SIGCSE Bulletin, 44(1), SIGCSE Bulletin, 44(1), 2013
  • Additional Indignity., CSTA Advocate Blog, 2012
  • CSTA 2012 Board of Directors Election is Underway., CSTA Advocate Blog, 2012
  • Computer Science Curricula 2013 - Strawman Draft, ACM Press, 2012
  • Mobile Programming Throwdown. David Reed, Ricky Roy, Alfred Thompson, and David Wolber. In Proceedings of the 2012 Computer Science & Information Technology Symposium, Irvine, California, Computer Science Teachers Association, 2012
  • Computing Curricula 2013: Computer Science – Update on the Strawman Report from the ACM/IEEE-CS Task Force. Mehran Sahami, Ernesto Cuadros-Vargas, Steve Roach, and David Reed, In Proceedings of the 42nd SIGCSE Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education, SIGCSE Bulletin, 43(1), SIGCSE Bulletin, 2012
  • Binary Hand Dance., CSTA Advocate Blog, 2011
  • What Makes a Workshop Work?, CSTA Advocate Blog, 2011
  • Don;t Miss Your Opportunity to Decide CSTA's Future., CSTA Advocate Blog, 2011
  • CS Lessons from Facebook., CSTA Advocate Blog, 2010
  • CS Going Mobile?, CSTA Advocate Blog, 2010
  • CS Career Projections., CSTA Advocate Blog, 2010
  • Analogies in the Classroom., CSTA Advocate Blog, 2010
  • New Educators Roundtable at SIGCSE Symposia.
    David Reed and Julie Zelenski,
    SIGCSE Bulletin, 42(4), 2010.
     , SIGCSE Bulletin, 42(4), 2010
  • Experiences from within the AP Computer Science Program.
    David Reed, Julie Zelenski, and Gail Chapman.
    In Proceedings of the 2010 Computer Science & Information Technology Symposium,
    Mountain View, California, 2010. 
     , Computer Science Teachers Association, 2010
  • Holiday Reading Corner., CSTA Advocate Blog, 2009
  • Talk Like a Pirate Day., CSTA Advocate Blog, 2009
  • Looking at the Programming Language Options., CSTA Advocate Blog, 2009
  • Nifty Assignments: Encryption and the Enigma Machine.
    David Reed,
    In Proceedings of the 40th SIGCSE Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education,
    SIGCSE Bulletin, 41(1), 2009.
     , SIGCSE Bulletin, 41(1), 2009
  • Nifty Assignments: ASCIImations.
    David Reed,
    In Proceedings of the 38th SIGCSE Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education,
    SIGCSE Bulletin, 39(1), 2007., SIGCSE Bulletin, 39(1), 2007
  • What Colleges Should Know about the New AP Computer Science.
    David Reed and Joe Kmoch,
    In Proceedings of the 39th Annual Midwest Instruction and Computing Symposium, 2006.
     , 39th Annual Midwest Instruction and Computing Symposium, 2006
  • Integrating Empirical Methods into the Computer Science Curriculum (Poster).
    David Reed, Grant Braught and Craig Miller,
    In Proceedings of the 37th SIGCSE Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education,
    SIGCSE Bulletin, 38(1), 2006.
     , SIGCSE Bulletin, 38(1), 2006
  • Review of the Current Climate and Changes to be Implemented for the 2007 AP CS Exam.
    Don Allen, Reg Hahne, Cay Horstmann and David Reed,
    In Proceedings of the 37th SIGCSE Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education,
    SIGCSE Bulletin
    , 38(1), 2006.
     , SIGCSE Bulletin, 38(1), 2006
  • What Colleges Should Know about the New AP Computer Science.
    David Reed and Jody Paul,
    Journal of Computing Sciences in Colleges, 21(3), 2006.
     , Journal of Computing Sciences in Colleges, 21(3), 2006
  • The Year in Review… Changes and Lessons Learned in the Design and Implementation of the AP CS Exam in Java.
    Scot Drysdale, Reg Hahne, Judith Hromcik and David Reed,
    In Proceedings of the 36th SIGCSE Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education,
    SIGCSE Bulletin, 37(1), 2005.
     , SIGCSE Bulletin, 37(1), 2005
  • Nifty Assignments: Talk Like a Pirate.
    David Reed,
    In Proceedings of the 35th SIGCSE Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education,
    SIGCSE Bulletin, 36(1), 2004.
     , SIGCSE Bulletin, 36(1), 2004
  • Integrating Empirical Methods into Computer Science.
    David Reed, Grant Braught and Craig Miller,
    In Proceedings of the 33rd SIGCSE Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education,
    SIGCSE Bulletin, 34(1), 2002. 
     , SIGCSE Bulletin, 34(1), 2002
  • Nifty Assignments: Interactive Web Pages in CS0.
    David Reed,
    In Proceedings of the 33rd SIGCSE Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education,
    SIGCSE Bulletin, 34(1), 2002. 
     , SIGCSE Bulletin, 34(1), 2002

  • Developing Empirical Skills in an Introductory Computer Science Course.
    David Reed,
    In Proceedings of the 34th Midwest Instruction and Computing Symposium, 2001.
     , 34th Midwest Instruction and Computing Conference, 2001
  • Incorporating Default Negation into Bidirectional Reasoning.
    David Reed,
    In Proceedings of Dagstuhl Seminar 9627 - Disjunctive Logic Programming and Databases: Nonmonotonic Aspects
    Dagstuhl, Germany, 1996.
     , Dagstuhl Seminar 9627, 1996
  • The First Year: Beyond Language Issues.
    David Reed,
    In Proceedings of the 27th SIGCSE Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education,
    SIGCSE Bulletin, 28(1), 1996. 
     , SIGCSE Bulletin, 28(1), 1996
  • A Role for Classical Negation in Disjunctive Logic Programming.
    David Reed,
    In Proceedings of the Workshop on Disjunctive Logic Programming,
    San Diego, 1991.
     , Workshop on Disjunctive Logic Programming, 1991
  • Near-Horn Prolog and the Ancestry Family of Proof Systems.
    David Reed,
    In Proc. of the Workshop on Non-Horn Clause Logic Programming, Austin, TX, 1990.
     , Workshop on Non-Horn Clause Logic Programming, 1990
  • A Case-analysis Based Fixpoint Semantics for Disjunctive Logic Programs.
    David Reed,
    In Proc. of the Workshop on Non-Horn Clause Logic Programming, Austin, TX, 1990.
     , Workshop on Non-Horn Clause Logic Programming, 1990
  • A Comparison of Three Prolog Extensions.
    David Reed,
    In Proceedings of the 5th Southeastern Logic Symposium,
    Charlotte, NC, 1989.
     , 5th Southeastern Logic Symposium, 1989

Presentations

  • Memo of Understanding Ceremony: CSTA & KOFAC
    Speaker and representative of the Computer Science Teachers Association, Seoul, Korea., 2016
  • Coding the Future with Software Education.
    Kenynote speaker/panelist at the 2016 Global Software Education Forum,
    Seou, Korea., 2016
  • Designing Computer Science Curricula for the Next Decade.
    Keynote address at the 23rd World Computer Congress: ICT College Education Forum,
    Daejeon, Korea., 2015
  • K-12 Computer Science Education in the U.S.
    Keynote address at the 23rd World Computer Congress: ICT K-12 Education Forum,
    Daejeon, Korea., 2015
  • CSTA Advocate Blog Entries Q&A: Running for the CSTA Board, posted January 16, 2015. Better Know a Committee, posted January 8, 2015., 2015
  • Small or Liberal Arts Colleges Adapting to CS2013: Making It Work. Workshop co-organized and presented at the 2015 SIGCSE Technical Symposium, Kansas City, Missouri, 2015., 2015
  • CSTA Advocate Blog Entries CS Ed Week Stories, posted December 16, 2014. More Than Just Rock Stars, posted October 27, 2014. Report on the CSTA Annual Conference, posted August 12, 2014. CSTA Annual Conference Reminder, posted June 11, 2014. CSTA Board of Directors Election, posted April 14, 2014. Run For the CSTA Board of Directors, posted January 14, 2014., 2014
  • New Educators Workshop. Co-organized and presented at the 2014 SIGCSE Technical Symposium, Atlanta, Georgia, 2014., 2014
  • CS2013 and the Liberal Arts. Presented at the 2013 Liberal Arts Computer Science Consortium Meeting, Grinnell College, July 2013., 2013
  • CSTA Advocate Blog Entries Share Your Ideas and Experiences at the CSTA Conference, posted September 28, 2013. CS2013 and K-12, posted June 25, 2013. President Obama Answers Question About Computer Science, posted March 4, 2013. CSTA Annual Conference News, posted February 27, 2013. Wally Addresses Computer Literacy, posted February 4, 2013., 2013
  • Journalism, Media & Computing: an Information-based Department Model Presented (with Carol Zuegner) at the AALAC/Mellon 23 Working Group on Information, Bryn Mawr College, Philadelphia, October 27, 2012., 2012
  • A Tale of Two Chiefs.
    Professional Night speaker (with Stuart Reges) at the Advanced Placement Computer Science Reading,
    Cincinnati, Ohio., 2012
  • A Tale of Two Chiefs Professional Night speaker (with Stuart Reges) at the Advanced Placement Computer Science Reading, Cincinnati, Ohio, June 2012., 2012
  • CSTA Advocate Blog Entries Additional Indignity, posted October 3, 2012. CSTA 2012 Board of Directors Election is Underway, posted April 4, 2012., 2012
  • Career Mentoring Workshop. Co-organized and presented at the 2012 SIGCSE Technical Symposium, Raleigh, North Carolina, 2012., 2012
  • Nifty Assignments Moderator for the special session at the 2012 SIGCSE Technical Symposium, Raleigh, North Carolina, 2012, 2012
  • CSTA Advocate Blog Entries Binary Hand Dance, posted November 10, 2011. What Makes a Workshop Work?, posted September 12, 2011. Don't Miss Your Opportunity to Decide CSTA's Future, posted April 24, 2011, 2011
  • New Educators Roundtable (NER). Co-organized and presented at the 2011 SIGCSE Technical Symposium, Dallas, Texas, 2011., 2011
  • Teaching Computer Science to Millennial Students. Presented at the 2010 Liberal Arts Computer Science Consortium Meeting, George Washington University, July 2010., 2010
  • CSTA Advocate Blog Entries CS&IT Workshops, posted December 8, 2010. CS Lessons from Facebook, posted September 6, 2010. CS Going Mobile?, posted July 6, 2010. CS Career Projections, posted May 20, 2010., 2010
  • New Educators Roundtable (NER). Co-organized and presented at the 2010 SIGCSE Technical Symposium, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 2010., 2010
  • A Survival Guide for Fluctuating CS Enrollments.
    Keynote address at the 39th Annual Midwest Instruction and Computing Symposium,
    Iowa Wesleyan College, Mount Pleasant, Iowa., 2006
  • APCS in Java: Looking Back / Looking Ahead.
    Plenary presentation at the 5th Annual Computer Science Conference for High School Educators,
    Chapman University, Orange, California., 2005

Research and Scholarship

Grant Funding Received

  • Creighton College of Arts and Sciences grant to develop a science/technology course for the new Magis Core.

Awards and Honors

  • TECHnovate Award - 2nd place, Creighton Center for Academic Innovation, 2016
  • Distinguished Educator in Teaching as Scholarship Award., Creighton University, 2015
  • Distinguished Educator in Teaching as Scholarship Award, Creighton University, 2015
  • ACM Recognition of Service Award, Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), 2014
  • Top 50 Journalism Professors in 2012, JournalismDegree.com, 2013
  • Top 50 Journalism Professors in 2012, JournalismDegree.org, 2012