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Faculty Research, Intellectual Contributions, and Achievements 2013-2014

Robert Anderson

Presentations

Anderson, Robert, COLFA Faculty Research Presentation, "Tarleton Goes Basque," COLFA, Tarleton State University. (October 9, 2013).

Intellectual Contributions 

 Anderson, R. (2013). Tarleton Goes Basque.Feature-length documentary.

Anderson, R. (2013). College of Liberal and Fine Arts Promotional Video.

Jennifer Edwards

Presentations

Edwards, Anthony (Presenter & Author), Edwards, Jennifer (Presenter & Author), Excellence in Teaching Conference, "Simple Ways to Engage Students in Online and Face to Face Classes," Tarleton State University, Stephenville, Texas. (March 28, 2014).

Baker, Credence, Maben, Sarah K, Edwards, Jennifer, Texas Women in Higher Education - Invited Panelist, "Leveraging Connectivism in Higher Education: Perspectives for Teaching, Research, Leadership and Service," Fort Worth, Texas. (March 24, 2014).

Edwards, Jennifer, Stafford, Paul (Presenter & Author), Maben, Sarah K (Author Only), SXSW Edu Annual Conference, "How to Launch a Student-Run Social Media Endeavor," SXSW, Austin, TX. (March 3, 2014).

Edwards, Jennifer (Presenter & Author), Stafford, Paul (Presenter Only), SXSWEdu Conference, "How to Launch a Student-Run Social Media Endeavor," SXSWEdu, Austin, TX. (March 3, 2014).

Maben, Sarah K, Helvie-Mason, Lora, Edwards, Jennifer, 33rd Annual Conference on The First-Year Experience, "Social Media Integration & First-year Seminars." (February 17, 2014).

Maben, Sarah K (Presenter & Author), Edwards, Jennifer (Author Only), Malone, Danny Frank (Author Only), Southwest Education Council for Journalism and Mass Communication Symposium, "Online Engagement Through Facebook Groups in Face-to-Face Undergraduate Communication Courses: A Case Study," Southwest Education Council for Journalism and Mass Communication, Tulsa, OK. (November 1, 2013).

 

Prairie Endres-Parnell

Presentations

Endres-Parnell, P.  & L. Helvie-Mason. (2013, November). Allies, Awareness, and Advocacy: Connecting the Dots between Faculty, Staff and Students Through Allies Training. Paper session presented at the meeting of NCA, Washington D.C.

Christopher Gearhart

Publications

Gearhart, C. C. (in press). The effect of sensory-processing sensitivity on listening and emotional decoding accuracy.  International Journal of Listening. doi:10.1080/10904018.2014.880867

Gearhart, C. C., Denham, J. P., & Bodie, G. D. (in press). Listening as a goal directed activity.  Western Journal of Communication. 

Honeycutt, J. M., Pence, M. E., & Gearhart, C. C. (2013).  Using imagined interactions to predict hyper narcissism.  Communication Reports, 26, 26-38. doi: 10.1080/08934215.2013.773051

Keaton, S. A. & Gearhart, C. C. (in press).  Identity formation, identity strength, and self-categorization as predictors of affective and psychological outcomes: A model reflecting sport team fans’ responses to highlights and lowlights of a college football season. Communication and Sport. doi: 10.1177/2167479513498077

Presentations

Gearhart, C. C., Ruihley, B., & Keaton, S. A.  (2014, April).  Self-disclosure on fantasy sport league message boards: Motivations, perceived appropriateness, and satisfaction.  Paper accepted for presentation at the annual convention of the Southern States Communication Association, New Orleans, LA.

Keaton, S. A., Watanabe, N. M., & Gearhart, C. C. (2014, March). Comparing college football and auto racing fan profiles: Identity formation and spectatorship motivation. Presented at the Seventh Summit on Communication and Sport, Brooklyn, NY.

Keaton, S. A., & Gearhart, C. C. (2014, March). Measuring self-reported perceptions of sport fandom: Evaluating, developing, and refining existing scales in sport psychology. Presented at the Seventh Summit on Communication and Sport, Brooklyn, NY.

Gearhart, C. C., & Keaton, S. A. (2014, March). A response to End et al. (2009): The effects of personal involvement with a sport team and the intensity and types of sport team identification on alcohol consumption. Presented at the Seventh Summit on Communication and Sport, Brooklyn, NY.

Gearhart, C. C. (2013, November).  Sensory-processing sensitivity and conversational perceptiveness.  Paper presented at the annual convention of the National Communication Association, Washington, D.C.

Gearhart, C. C. & Honeycutt, J. M. (2013, November).  I know what you’re going to say:  Utilization of imagined interactions by highly sensitive persons.  Paper presented at the annual convention of the National Communication Association, Washington, D.C.

Gearhart, C. C., Denham, J. P., & Bodie, G. D. (2013, November).  Listening as a goal-directed activity.  Paper presented at the annual convention of the National Communication Association, Washington, D.C.

Lora Helvie-Mason

Presentations

Helvie-Mason, Lora, International Society for Educational Biography, "Diversity Initiatives and the Use of Narrative in Intensive Mentoring Programs," Toronto, Canada. (April 25, 2014).

Maben, Sarah K (Author Only), Helvie-Mason, Lora (Presenter & Author), Johnson, Janet (Presenter & Author), Hosterman, Alec (Presenter & Author), Annual Convention for Southern States Communication Association, "Social Media and Undergraduate Research — the Future for Student Researchers," Southern States Communication Association, New Orleans, LA. (April 3, 2014).

Maben, Sarah K (Presenter & Author), Helvie-Mason, Lora (Presenter & Author), Excellence in Teaching Conference, "Twitter + Advocacy:  A multicultural fusion  for undergraduate research," Center for Instructional Innovation at Tarleton State University, Stephenville, TX. (March 28, 2014).

Helvie-Mason, Lora, Rhodes, Xandrea (Presenter Only), Terra, Tramble (Presenter Only), Holland, April (Presenter Only), Leon, Rosalia (Presenter Only), Perez, Abril (Presenter Only), Gadoury, Chelsea (Presenter Only), Jones, Destiny (Presenter Only), Cooper, Alexandria (Presenter Only), Diversity Leadership Conference, "Bold Leadership: Women's Leadership that Breaks Beyond the Brick and Mortar Boundaries of Campus," Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, TX. (March 22, 2014).

Helvie-Mason, Lora, MacAlister, Macklin (Presenter Only), Blake, Skinner (Presenter Only), Diversity Leadership Conference, "Trapped Inside your Head: Depression, Discovery, and Campus Life after Diagnosis," Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, TX. (March 22, 2014).

Maben, Sarah K, Helvie-Mason, Lora, Edwards, Jennifer, 33rd Annual Conference on The First-Year Experience, "Social Media Integration & First-year Seminars." (February 17, 2014).

Helvie-Mason, Lora (Presenter & Author), Parnell, Prairie (Presenter & Author), National Communication Association Conference, "Allies, Awareness and Advocacy: Connecting the Dots between Faculty, Staff and Students Through Allies Training.," National Communication Association, Washington D.C. (November 2013).

Helvie-Mason, Lora, Texas Social Media Conference, "Shared Blogs: Enhancing Connections, Strengthening Community Within Groups," Texas Social Media Research Institute, Fort Worth, Texas. (November 8, 2013).

Tracey Holley

Awards

COLFA Faculty Excellence in Student Success Award. College of Liberal and Fine Arts. January, 2014.  

Cristi Horton

Hall, D. M., Gilbertz, S. J., Horton, C. C., Peterson, T. R. (2013). In W. Stewart, D. Williams, and L. Kruger (Ed.), Integrating Divergent Representations of Place into Decision Contexts (pp. 121-135). Dordrecht: Springer Press.

Sarah Maben

Publications

Maben, S. K., Whitson, K. (2013). Experiential learning labs in public relations programs: Characteristics of undergraduate student-run public relations firms on U.S. college campuses. Southwestern Mass Communication Journal, 28(2). swmcjournal.com/v28-2/

Maben, S. K. (2013). Tarleton State students lead coverage in national story. College Media Review, 50(4). cmreview.org/tarleton-state-students-lead-coverage-in-national-story/

Maben, S. K., Malone, D. F. (2013). Live-blogging: a way to engage students, readers. College Media Review, 50(3). http://cmreview.org/live-blogging-a-way-to-engage-students-readers/

Presentations

Maben, S. K. (Presenter & Author), Edwards, J. (Author Only), Malone, D. F. (Author Only), Southwest Education Council for Journalism and Mass Communication Symposium, "Online Engagement Through Facebook Groups in Face-to-Face Undergraduate Communication Courses: A Case Study," Southwest Education Council for Journalism and Mass Communication, Tulsa, OK. (November 1, 2013).

Maben, S. K. (Presenter & Author), Malone, D. F. (Presenter & Author), Peoples, R. (Presenter & Author), Social Media Technology Conference & Workshop 2013, "Google for Collaborative Reporting: A Case Study of Collaborative Reporting Projects in Undergraduate Journalism Courses," Howard University and Bowie State University, Bowie, Md. (September 26, 2013).

Maben, S. K., Campbell, M. (Presenter & Author), Malone, D. F., Social Media Technology Conference & Workshop 2013, "The Do’s and Don’ts of Live-Blogging with Undergraduate Reporters: Tips and Perspectives from the Professors and Reporters," Howard University and Bowie State University, Bowie, Md. (September 26, 2013).

Maben, S. K., Certified Public Communicator Program, "Social Media Sandbox," Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, Texas. (August 1, 2013).

Jafri, S., Kurwadkar, S., Baker, C., Quazi, M., Sharp, J. H., Velasco, G. J., Albrecht, A. C., Maben, S. K., Faculty Roundtable, "Publishing in Academia in the Digital Age," Center for Instructional Innovation, Stephenville, TX. (April 11, 2013).

Maben, S. K. (Presenter & Author), Baker, C. (Presenter & Author), Mulhern, Y. (Presenter & Author), Gupta, S. (Presenter & Author), Spurlen, B. (Presenter & Author), Fillips, M. (Presenter & Author), Excellence in Teaching Conference, "Social Media in the Classroom— A TSMRI Top 10 For Student Engagement," Center for Instructional Innovation, Tarleton State University, Stephenville, TX. (April 5, 2013).

Maben, S. K., AEJMC Midwinter Conference, "Panel: The Gender of Social Media," AEJMC, Norman, Oklahoma. (March 1, 2013).

Helvie-Mason, L. (Presenter Only), Edwards, J. (Presenter Only), Maben, S. K. (Presenter & Author), Johnson, J. (Presenter Only), Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication MidWinter Conference, "The Gender Of Social Media," Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC), Norman, Oklahoma. (March 1, 2013).

 

Student leadership

Oversaw student-client work for COMS 220 – Promotional Writing

Oversaw student publication of departmental alumni guide

Oversaw student chapter of Society of Professional Journalists

Member of Student Media Advisory Committee

Co-director for Texas Social Media Research Institute

  

Other

Appointed Faculty Fellow to represent COLFA on CII’s Faculty Fellows

Co-editor

Maben, S. K., Baker, C. (2013). The Journal of Social Media in Society (2nd ed., vol. 2). thejsms.org

 

Maben, S. K., Baker, C. (2013). The Journal of Social Media in Society (1st ed., vol. 2, pp. 150). Stephenville, TX: Texas Social Media Research Institute. thejsms.org

 Awards

Maben, S.K.:  Recipient of Worthy Award, Public Relations Society of America - Greater Fort Worth Chapter, http://www.tarleton.edu/scripts/press/display.asp?id=4075

Maben, S.K: Top 6 Paper Southwest Education Council for Journalism and Mass Communication

Grants

Maben, S. K., "Faculty Development Grant," Sponsored by Tarleton State University, Tarleton State University, $475.00. (October 28, 2013 - December 1, 2013).

Maben, S. K. (Supporting), Campbell, M. (Principal), "Student Travel Grant," Sponsored by Office of Student Research and Creative Activities, Tarleton State University, $850.00. (September 25, 2013 - September 27, 2013).

Dan Malone

Publications

Maben, S. K., Malone, D. F. (2013). Live-blogging: a way to engage students, readers. College Media Review, 50(3). 

Presentations

Maben, Sarah K (Presenter & Author), Edwards, Jennifer (Author Only), Malone, Danny Frank (Author Only), Southwest Education Council for Journalism and Mass Communication Symposium, "Online Engagement Through Facebook Groups in Face-to-Face Undergraduate Communication Courses: A Case Study," Southwest Education Council for Journalism and Mass Communication, Tulsa, OK. (November 1, 2013).

Maben, Sarah K (Presenter & Author), Malone, Danny Frank (Presenter & Author), Peoples, Rachel (Presenter & Author), Social Media Technology Conference & Workshop 2013, "Google for Collaborative Reporting: A Case Study of Collaborative Reporting Projects in Undergraduate Journalism Courses," Howard University and Bowie State University, Bowie, Md. (September 26, 2013).

Maben, Sarah K, Campbell, Madison (Presenter & Author), Malone, Danny Frank, Social Media Technology Conference & Workshop 2013, "The Do’s and Don’ts of Live-Blogging with Undergraduate Reporters: Tips and Perspectives from the Professors and Reporters," Howard University and Bowie State University, Bowie, Md. (September 26, 2013).

Paul Stafford

Presentations

Stafford, Paul (Presenter & Author), Annual Convention for Southern States Communication Association, "Great Ideas for Teaching: The Future Is Now," Southern States Communication Association, New Orleans, LA. (April 4, 2014).

Maben, Sarah K (Author Only), Stafford, Paul (Presenter & Author), Johnson, Janet (Presenter & Author), Hosterman, Alec (Presenter & Author), French, Shaundra (Presenter & Author), Annual Convention for Southern States Communication Association, "The Future of the Field is on a #Vine: Social Media and Mobile Tech  for Comm Classes," Southern States Communication Association, New Orleans, LA. (April 3, 2014).

Stafford, Paul (Presenter & Author), Texas Social Media Research Institute Social Media Conference, "Interpersonal (Re) Relating: The Experience of Befriending Online and Beyond," Texas Social Media Research Institute, Fort Worth, TX. (November 8, 2013).