Events

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Below you will find upcoming dates for exhibits and speaking engagements across the country.

Christ Our Light Catholic Church
Princeton, Minnesota
January 8-15, 2019
We will install out B&W banner display for a week and present on their education night January 9.

Upstate Medical University
Syracuse, New York
January 23-31, 2019
We will install our American Stories display for a week, gather stories around community on January 30 and present on January 31.

Alamo Heights Independent School District
Alamo Heights, Texas
February 18, 2019
I will be leading a staff development workshop for the Alamo Heights School District.

Chippewa Valley Technical College
Eau Claire, Wisconsin
February 25-March 1, 2019
We will bring our American Stories exhibit to Chippewa Valley Technical College for their Diversity Week activities.

Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
Green Bay, Wisconsin
March 1-8, 2019
I will install the American Stories exhibit, gather stories and make a public presentation March 7.

Rutgers University
New Brunswick, New Jersey 
March 2, 2019
I will speak March 2 as a part of Rutgers University’s Mark Leadership Conference.

Cornell University
Ithaca, New York 
March 10-17, 2019
As a part of a Sevin Fellowship, I will spend a week with the West Campus residents along with our original banner exhibit. “The Sevin Fellowships bring distinguished individuals in American public life to stay in one of the West Campus Houses and mix with students, sharing ideas and insights with House residents.

Washburn University 
Topeka, Kansas 
March 20-21, 2019
We will gather stories on campus 3/20 and share them back to the community 3/21.

 

Ithaca College  
Ithaca, New YorkT 
April 1-5, 2019
We will have a week long residency with our original banner exhibit and gather stories on campus through a partnership with the chaplain’s office.

A Peace of My Mind 10-year anniversary celebration
Minneapolis, Minnesota
April 9, 2019
Join us for a free event to celebrate the 10th anniversary of our first interview for A Peace of My Mind. There will be storytelling, music, and a few surprise guests on hand as we explore where we’ve been…and where we are going next. Casual, free, and open to the public. Hope to see you there.

U of M Extension Conference
Brainerd, Minnesota 
April 11-12, 2019
We will gather stories and present at the closing keynote for the conference.

The Forum on Workplace Inclusion
Minneapolis, Minnesota
April 16-18, 2019
We will gather stories and present at the closing keynote for the conference.

UW Extension Conference
Stevens Point, Wisconsin
April 24-25, 2019
We will gather stories and present at the closing keynote for the conference.

Carleton College  
Northfield, Minnesota 
April 28-May10, 2019
We will install our American Stories exhibit on campus and gather new stories from the Carleton Community. Details still pending.

Project Sanctuary Couples Retreat
New Braunfels, Texas
May 17-22, 2019
We will gather stories around reintegrating into family life after returning from deployment in our third year working with Project Sanctuary.

UW Extension Youth Conference
Saint Paul, Minnesota
June 11-14, 2019
We will gather stories and present at the closing keynote for the conference.

Holden Village
Chelan, Washington 
August 10-17, 2019
I will join the Holden teaching staff for our 5th season in the Village.

              

Past Exhibits and Presentations (partial list)

  • Syracuse University – Syracuse, NY
  • Pacific Lutheran University – Tacoma, WA
  • National Civil Rights Museum – Memphis, TN
  • March for Civility – Washington, DC
  • Cornell University – Ithaca, NY
  • Kent State University – Kent, OH
  • University of Pennsylvania – Philadelphia, PA
  • Memphis Theological Seminary – Memphis, TN
  • University of Mississippi – Oxford, MS
  • Thrivent Financial – Minneapolis, MN
  • University of Richmond – Richmond, VA
  • National Institutes for Historically Disadvantaged Students – Parkersburg, WV
  • Astrup Family Foundation – Minneapolis, MN
  • American Planning Association – Ithaca, NY
  • University of North Dakota – Grand Forks, ND
  • Saint Joseph’s University – Philadelphia, PA
  • Epworth Assembly – Ludington, MI
  • NACA National Conference – Boston, MA
  • The Colorado Chautauqua – Boulder, CO
  • East Carolina University – Greenville, NC
  • Joint Council on Extension Professionals – Arlington, VA
  • University of Arkansas – Pulaski Technical College – North Little Rock, AR
  • Thiel College – Greenville, PA
  • West Virginia University at Parkersburg – Parkersburg, WV
  • Stillwater Public Library – Stillwater, MN
  • University High School – Carmel, IN
  • Alvernia University – Reading, PA
  • Tennessee Tech – Cookeville, TN
  • Bonita Springs Centers for the Arts – Bonita Springs, FL
  • Chippewa Valley Technical College – Eau Claire, WI
  • Project Sanctuary – Grand Lake, CO
  • Clarion University, Venango – Oil City, PA
  • University of Minnesota Extension – Minneapolis, MN
  • Women of the ELCA: Triennial Gathering – Minneapolis, MN
  • Lakeside Chautauqua – Lakeside, OH
  • Plymouth Congregational Church – Minneapolis
  • The Miami Valley School – Dayton, OH
  • Holden Village – Chelan, WA
  • Normandale Community College – Bloomington, MN
  • Longwood University – Farmville, VA
  • University of Nebraska – Omaha, NE
  • Millersville University – Millersville, PA
  • Gilmour Academy – Gates Mills, OH
  • Hawkeye Community College – Waterloo, IA
  • Carleton College – Northfield, MN
  • Gandhi-King Conference on Non-violence – Memphis, TN
  • Gustavus Adolphus College – St. Peter, MN
  • Global Citizenship Experience – Chicago, IL
  • Wisdom Ways Center for Spirituality – St. Paul, MN
  • Hamline University – St. Paul, MN
  • Lutheran Social Services – Minneapolis, MN
  • HealthEast – St. Paul, MN
  • Central College – Pella, IA
  • Bucknell University – Lewisburg, PA
  • Northeast Youth and Family Services – Roseville, MN
  • Sojourners Summit for Change – Washington, DC
  • Peace & Justice Studies Association – Memphis, TN
  • New York University – NY
  • Peace Lutheran Church – Lauderdale, MN
  • Northeastern Illinois University – Chicago, IL
  • Bethlehem Evangelical Lutheran Church – Chicago, IL
  • Eagan Public School District – Eagan, MN
  • Lakeville Public School District – Lakeville, MN
  • Saint Cloud Public Library – St. Coud, MN
  • Nobel Peace Prize Forum – St. Paul, MN
  • Laman Public Library – Little Rock, AR
  • United World College – Montezuma, NM
  • Viterbo University – La Crosse, WI
  • FAIR School – Crystal, MN
  • The Breman Jewish Heritage & Holocaust Remembrance Museum – Atlanta, GA
  • Elmira College – Elmira, NY
  • Wilmington College – Wilmington, OH
  • Macalester College – St. Paul, MN
  • Old Dominion University – Norfolk, VA
  • Groves Academy – St. Louis Park, MN
  • Loras College – Dubuque, IA
  • Carthage College – Kenosha, WI
  • Hennepin County Government Center – Minneapolis, MN
  • St. Paul Area Council of Churches – St. Paul, MN
  • University of St. Thomas – St. Paul, MN
  • Monmouth College – Monmouth, IL
  • Indiana University – Kokomo, IN
  • Breck School – Golden Valley, MN
  • Bloomington Civic Plaza – Bloomington, MN
  • Waukesha County Technical College – Waukesha, WI
  • Morningside College – Sioux City, IA
  • Landmark Center – St. Paul, MN
  • Augustana College – Sioux Falls, SD
  • University of Minnesota – Crookston, MN
  • University of North Carolina – Asheville, NC
  • Rutgers University – Camden, NJ
  • Everyday Democracy Conference – Baltimore, MD
  • ISACS conference – Columbus, OH
  • Columbus Academy – Columbus, OH
  • Augustana College – Rock Island, IL
  • Rhodes College – Memphis, TN
  • Center for Transforming Communities – Memphis, TN
  • Zion Lutheran Church – Anoka, MN
  • Buchanan Center for the Arts – Monmouth, IL