## Presentations

**On Atomic Density of Numerical Semigroup Algebras**

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- [invited] Special Session on Commutative Algebra, AMS Fall Southeastern Section Meeting 2020: (formerly) University of Tennessee at Chattanooga -- October 10, 2020

**(28)**Death to Determinants!

- Radical Pi Math Club, (virtual) The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH -- September 30, 2020

**(30)**Exploring Diversity and Community Through the Hidden Figures Story

- Radical Pi Math Club, (virtual) The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH -- September 23, 2020

**(29)**[cancelled COVID-19] Highlighting the Hidden Legacy of Eunice Gray Smith

- [invited] MAA invited Paper Session: "African American Women and the Mathematics of Flight." MAA MathFest 2020: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania -- July 31, 2020

**(28)**Connecting the Dots: Dorothy Vaughan and Community in the Hidden Figures Story

- [invited] PRiME REU Colloquium Series (virtual) Pomona College, Claremont, CA -- July 16, 2020

**(27)**Let's Break it Down: Atoms in Commutative Rings

- [invited Plenary speaker] WimSoCal 2020, University of California at Irvine, Irvine, CA -- March 8, 2020

**(26)**Real and Imaginary Friendly Numbers (Chalk Talk)

- Radical Pi Math Club, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH -- November 6, 2019

**(26)**On Their Shoulders: Hidden Figures and My Journey in Mathematics

- [invited] Women in Mathematical Sciences, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH -- October 22, 2019

**(25)**On Flavors of Factorization in Commutative Rings with Zero Divisors

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- [invited] Special AMS Session in Commutative Algebra, MAA MathFest 2019: Cincinnati, OH -- August 3, 2019

**(24)**Beyond Leaky Pipes: Fostering Pathways and Persistence in the Mathematical Sciences

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- MAA Contributed Paper Session on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Mathematics, MAA MathFest 2019: Cincinnati, OH -- August 2, 2019

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(23)Factorization in Polynomial Rings with Zero Divisors

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- [invited] 7th Midwest Women in Mathematics Symposium: University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA -- April 13, 2019

**(22)**Amicable Pairs: Real and Imaginary Friendly Numbers (Chalk Talk)

- [invited] Bates College -- March 8, 2019

**(21)**Let's Break it Down: Factorization Theory in Commutative Rings (Chalk Tallk)

- Welcome Seminar: The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH -- February 7, 2019

**(20)**"Factorization in Polynomial Rings with Zero Divisors"

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- [invited] Joint Mathematics Meetings: Baltimore, MD
- Details: Haynes-Granville-Browne Session - Friday January 18, 2019 at 1:30pm (Room 333 Baltimore Convention Center)

**(19) "**Mathematical Atoms: An Introduction to Factorization Theory" (Chalk Talk)

- [invited] Colloquium: Centre College, Danville, KY -- October 29, 2018

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(18)"Unique Factorization in Polynomial Rings with Zero Divisors"

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- [invited] AMS Sectional Meeting: Special Session on Commutative Ring Theory, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI -- October 21, 2018

**(17)**"IBL in Discrete Mathematics"

- MAA MathFest: Denver, CO -- August 2, 2018

**(16)**"Factorization in Polynomial Rings with Zero Divisors" (Chalk Talk)

- Dissertation Defense: University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA - July 16, 2018

**(15)**“Executing Your TAR Project: Considerations for Implementation”

**(Prezi Link)**

- [invited] CIRTL at UIOWA Summer Series: University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA — July 11, 2018

**(14)**“Atoms in Mathematics: A Brief Introduction to Factorization Theory” (Chalk Talk)

- [invited] Colloquium: Reed College: Portland, OR — April 26, 2018

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**13)**“Factorization in Polynomial Rings with Zero Divisors” (Chalk Talk)

- [invited] Commutative Algebra Seminar: The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH — April 16, 2018

**(12)**“Unique Factorization in Polynomial Rings with Zero Divisors”

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- [invited] Joint Mathematics Meetings: San Diego, CA — January 12, 2018

**(11)**“A Case for a Partial Flip: A Blended Model for a College Trigonometry Course”

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- Joint Mathematics Meetings: San Diego, CA — January 10, 2018

**(10)**“Some Remarks on Uniqueness: Polynomial Rings and My Journey in Pure Mathematics”

__(Slides)__- [invited] Senior Seminar: William Penn University, Oskaloosa, IA — November 30, 2017

**(9)**“A Case for Blending Learning: A Partially Flipped Trigonometry Course”

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- MAA Iowa Section Meeting: Loras College, Dubuque, IA — October 21, 2017

**(8)**“The Hilbert Series of the Stanley Reisner Ring”

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- Commutative Ring Theory Seminar: University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA — October 18, 2017

**(7)**“Characterizing Squarefree Monomial Ideals Using Simplicial Complexes”

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- Commutative Ring Theory Seminar: University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA — October 11, 2017

**(6)**"A Partially Flipped Model for a College Trigonometry Course"

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- MAA MathFest: Chicago, IL -- July 28, 2017
- CIRTL at UIOWA Tar Captsone Presentation: University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA — June 28, 2017

**(5)**"Enhancing a Partially Flipped Trigonometry Classroom with Inquiry Based Learning"

**(PDF of Poster)**

- Constructing the Future of IBL Poster Session: Chicago, IL — July 28, 2017

**(4)**"Graduate Teaching Fellows: Transforming Teaching at the University of Iowa"

****Graduate Teaching Fellows Showcase: Center for Teaching, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA — April 14, 2017- 19th Annual Jakobsen Memorial Conference: University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA — March 25, 2017

**(3)**"Universal Design for Learning (UDL) in the College Classroom"

**(Prezi Link)**

- Center for Teaching Spring Workshop: University of iowa, Iowa City, IA — March 30, 2017

**(2)**"Factorization in Commutative Rings with Zero Divisors" (Chalk Talk)

- Commutative Ring Theory Seminar: University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA — October 19, 2016

**(1)**"Gaussian Amicable Pairs: Friendly Imaginary Numbers"

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****AMS Sectional Meeting: Transylvania University, Lexington, KY — April 6, 2013- Colloquium: Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond, KY — April 29, 2013
- 26th Annual EKU Symposium in the Mathematical, Statistical, and Computer Sciences: Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond, KY — March 29, 2013

## Organized Conference Activities

**(4)**MAA Workshop: "Navigating Academia as an Underrepresented Early Career Mathematician." MathFest, Philadelphia, PA - July 2020

- Co-organized with Andrea Arauza Rivera (California State University, East Bay), Alex Barrios (Carleton College), Ryan Moruzzi, Jr. (California State University, East Bay), and Anisah Nu'Man (Spelman College)

**(3)**MAA Contributed Paper Session: "Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Mathematics." MathFest, Philadelphia, PA - July 2020

- Co-organized with Alex McAllister (Centre College), Joel Kilty (Centre College), Robin Cruz (College of Idaho), Chad Higdon-Topaz (Williams College), and Annalisa Crannell (Franklin & Marshall College)

**(2)**MAA Contributed Paper Session: "Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Mathematics." MathFest, Cincinnati, OH- August 2019.

- Co-organized with Alex McAllister (Centre College), Joel Kilty (Centre College), and Alison Marr (Southwestern University)

**(1)**Project NeXT Workshop on Flipped Classroom: "Maximizing Student Outcomes in Flipped Classrooms." Joint Mathematics Meetings, Baltimore, MD - January 2019

- Co-organized with Forest Mannan (Colorado Schools of Mines), Caleb Moxely (Birmingham-Southern College), and Diana Schepens (Whitworth University).

## Conferences Attended

**[upcoming!]**Field of Dreams (virtual) - November 2020- AMS Fall Southeastern Sectional, (virtual) formerly at University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, Chattanooga, TN - October 2020
**[cancelled: COVID-19]**MAA Mathfest, Philadelphia, PA - July 2020**[postponed: COVID-19]**- CAZoom: Virtual Commutative Algebra Conference - April 2020
**[cancelled: COVID-19]***Underrepresented Students in Algebra and Topology Research Symposium,*University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA — April 2020- WimSoCal 2020, Irvine, CA - March 2020
- Field of Dreams, St. Louis, MO - November 2019
- SACNAS, Honolulu, HI - October 2019
- MAA MathFest, Cincinnati, OH - August 2019
- USTARS:
*Underrepresented Students in Algebra and Topology Research Symposium,*Iowa State University, Ames, IA — April 2019 - 7th Midwest Women in Mathematics Symposium, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA - April 2019
- Joint Mathematics Meeting, Baltimore, MD - January 2019
- Field of Dreams, St. Louis, MO - November 2018
- AMS Sectional Meeting, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan — October 2018
- MAA MathFest, Denver, CO — July 2018
- Joint Mathematics Meeting, San Diego, CA — January 2018
- Field of Dreams, St. Louis, MO — November 2017
- MAA Iowa Section Meeting, Loras College, Dubuque, IA — October 2017
- MAA MathFest, Chicago, IL — July 2017
- Constructing the Future of IBL, Chicago, IL — July 2017
- 19th Annual Jakobsen Conference, Iowa City, IA — March 2017
- Field of Dreams, St. Louis, MO — November 2016
- MAA Iowa Section Meeting, Grandview University, Des Moines, IA — October 2016
- MAA MathFest, Columbus, OH — August 2016
- USTARS:
*Underrepresented Students in Algebra and Topology Research Symposium,*Berkeley, CA — April 2014 - Field of Dreams, Phoenix, AZ — November 2014
- AMS Sectional Meeting, Transylvania University, Lexington, KY — April 2013
- Joint Mathematics Meeting, Boston, MA — January 2012
- MAA MathFest, Lexington, KY — August 2011