Alles klar? Instructor Resource Manual (with Testing Program), with Karl F. Otto, Jr., Wolff von Schmidt, and Cindy Jorth. New Jersey: Prentice Hall, 2004.
Alles klar? Companion Website, with Cindy Jorth. New Jersey:
Prentice Hall, http://www.prenhall.com/allesklar/,
Die Deutsche Grammatik klar gemacht, with Karl F. Otto, Jr., Wolff von Schmidt, and Cindy Jorth. New Jersey: Prentice Hall, 2004.
Kontakte: A Communicative Approach, interactive website to accompany first-year textbook, with Cindy Jorth, New York: McGraw-Hill, with Cindy Jorth,http://www.csuchico.edu/flng/german/kontakte/.
Supporting Website for Surf’s Up!: Website Workbook for Basic German, with Linda Moehle-Vieregge, 1997-99.
“Tauschhandel,” and “Einmaleins,” AATG Teaching Ideas, vol. 5, eds. John F. Lalande II, Kathleen Condray, and Michael May, American Association of Teachers of German, 1999.
“Berufsspiel,” “Verb Tense Game,” and “Wer bin ich? II,” AATG Teaching Ideas, vol. 3, eds. Lynne Tatlock and Carol Jenkins, American Association of Teachers of German, 1996.
“The Collaborative Fairy-Tale,” Virtual Connections, ed.
Mark Warschauer, Honolulu: Univ. of Hawaii Press, 20-21, 1995.
“Moving Online With Web CT: Two Perspectives,” with Cindy Jorth,
Syllabus ‘99, Santa Clara, CA, July 1999.
“Ingeborg Bachmann,” “Sara Kirsch,” and “Monika
Maron,” Who's Who in Contemporary Women's Writing, ed. Jane
Eldrige Miller, New York: Routledge, 2000.
“Witz,” with Markus Winkler, in the Historisches Wörterbuch ästhetischer Grundbegriffe, eds. Karlheinz Barck, Martin Fontius, Dieter Schlenstedt, Burkhardt Steinwachs and Friedrich Wolfzettel, vol. 3, Stuttgart/Weimar: Metzler, forthcoming 2003.
Stephanie Hammer. Schiller's Wound. The Theater of Trauma from Crisis
to Commodity. Detroit: Wayne State UP, 2001. In: German Studies
Review 26: 2, 2003.
Kathy Saranpa. Schiller's Wallenstein, Maria Stuart, and Die Jungfrau von Orleans. The Critical Legacy. Rochester, NY: Camden House, 2002. In: German Studies Review 26: 2, 2003.
Katherine R. Goodman. Amazons and Apprentices. Women and the German Parnassus in the Early Enlightenment. Rochester, NY: Camden House, 1999.In: Eighteenth-Century Women 2, Spring 2002.
David G. John. Images of Goethe through Schiller’s Egmont. Montreal & Kingston: McGill-Queen’s UP, 1998. In: German Studies Review 24.1, 2001..
Richard R. Ruppel. Gottfried Keller and his Critics: A Case Study in Scholarly Criticism. Columbia, SC: Camden, 1998. In: German Studies Review 23.3, Oct. 2000, 596-97.
Andrea Bartl, Jürgen Eder, Harry Fröhlich, Klaus Dieter Post, and Ursula Regener, eds. “In Spuren gehen ...” Festschrift für Helmut Koopmann. Tübingen: Niemeyer, 1998. In: Colloquia
Germanica 33, 2000.
Ulrike Weckel. Zwischen Häuslichkeit und Öffentlichkeit: Die ersten deutschen Frauenzeitschriften im späten 18. Jahrhundert und ihr Publikum. Tübingen: Niemeyer, 1998. In: Women in German Newsletter,
Schlossbauer, Frank. Literatur als Gegenwelt: Zur Geschichtlichkeit literarischer Komik am Beispiel Fischarts und Lessings. New York: P. Lang, 1998. Lessing Yearbook 32, 1999.
Gokhale, Vibha Bakshi. Walking the Tightrope: A Feminist Reading of Therese Huber’s Stories. Columbia, SC: Camden House, 1996. In: Women in German Newsletter, Spring 1999.
La Roche, Sophie von. Tagebuch einer Reise durch Holland und England. Reprint of 1788 ed. Preface by Barbara Becker-Cantarino. Karben: Petra Wald, 1997. In: Women in German Newsletter, Fall 1998.
“The Language of Silence as a Principle of Enlightenment in the Works of G.E. Lessing,” German Studies Association 1999 Annual Conference, Atlanta, GA, Oct. 1999.
“The Legacy of Weimar: European Cultural Capital 1999,” German Brown Bag Lunch Series, CSU, Chico, May 1999.
“The Limits of Analogy: G.E. Lessing's Witz Theory (Re-)Examined,” American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies Annual Meeting, Univ. of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN, Apr. 1998.
“The Poetics of Wit in German Enlightenment Thought: the Pivotal Role of Gotthold Ephraim Lessing,” Comparative Literature Luncheon, Penn State Univ., Mar. 1998.
“The Soul of Twentieth-Century Wit Through the Eyes of German Enlightenment Aesthetics,” Graduate Research Exhibition, Penn State Univ., Mar. 1998.
“Subtextual Clues in Gottfried Keller's ‘Romeo und Julia auf dem Dorfe’,”
Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association Conference, Spokane, WA, Oct.
HONORS, AWARDS, & GRANTS:
CSU Strategic Language Initiative (SLI) Grant, with Cindy Jorth and Terri Nelson (2001) - $4000
CSU Strategic Language Initiative (SLI) Grant, with Cindy Jorth (2000/01) - $5000
CELT Small Award for Instruction - $300 (2003); (2002) ; (2001);  (2000);  (1999)
CELT Learning Productivity Project Grant, with Cindy Jorth - $9182 (1999/2000)
Dissertation Support Grant (1998)
Regina L. Thompson Scholarship for German and Russian Studies (1996)
Graduate Teaching Award Nominee (1996)
Delta Phi Alpha Honor Society (1992)
Senior Book Prize in German (1991)
William J. Wilkinson History Prize for Seniors (1991)
Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society (1991) Paul A. Fullam Junior Prize in History (1990)
Charles A. Dana Scholarship (1989), awarded for academic excellence and leadership
Julius S. Bixler Scholarship (1988), awarded for outstanding academic achievement
State of Maine Blaine House Scholars Award (1987)
California State Univ., Chico
Service to the College and University:
Academic Senator / EPPC Standing Committee (2003-2006 term)
Academic Senator / EPPC Standing Committee (proxy for Don Miller, Spring 2003)
Library Advisory Committee (2002-present)
College of HFA General Education Review Committee (1999/2000)
College of HFA Assessment Committee (1999/2000),
Getting Connected Faculty Mentor (1999/2000)
IP Study Abroad Interviewer (1999-present)
CSU Foreign Language Learning Outcomes Workshop Participant (Apr. 1999)
Service to the Dept. of Foreign Languages & Literatures:
Spanish Section Lab Training Presenter (2001)
CSU Strategic Language Initiative Committee (1998-2001)
Fall Application Day Participant (1998-present)
Department Curriculum Committee (1998-2001)
Faculty Merit Increase (FMI) Committee (2000/01)
Foreign Language Outcomes Workshop Participant (Apr. 1999)
Multimedia Language Lab Committee (1998-2000)
Foreign Languages & Literatures Colloquium Committee (Fall 1999)
Graduation Representative (1999-present)
Steering Committee (1998/99)
Travel Committee (1998/99)
Freshman Orientation (August 1999)
Service to the German Section:
Major / Minor Advisor (1998-present)
Single Subject Credential Advisor (1998-present)
Interviewer for Mainz Exchange Program (1998-present)
German Studies Club Co-Advisor (1998-present)
Developer of Assessment Tools for German Majors (1999/2000)
Developer of Assessment Tools for German General Education Courses (1999/2000)
Coordinator of German Studies (1998/99).
Additional service and outreach activities:
Annual German-American Heritage Week, creator and organizer, every October, 2001-present.
"Computer-Assisted Language Learning: Using the Internet in the German Curriculum," workshop for high school teachers of German with Magda Mueller, CSU, Chico, Mar. 2001.
6th Annual German Day, co-organized with Magda Mueller, attended by over 450 high school students of German, October 2000.
5th Annual German Day, co-organized with Magda Mueller, attended by over 200 high school students of German, October 1999.
German Conversation Hour Director, organize, promote and attend weekly, Fall 1998-present.
Founder and listowner of German@CSU, Chico Listserv, at email@example.com, 1999-. A discussion and information forum for students interested in German in Chico. [For more info: http://www.csuchico.edu/flng/german/listserv.htm],
Author and webmaster of CSU, Chico German Studies website: http://www.csuchico.edu/flng/german/german.htm/, 1999-. Update site regularly.
Author and webmaster of German Studies Club website: http://www.csuchico.edu/gsc/, 1999-.
Fulbright Selection Committee (1997)
Pennsylvania State Univ., Dept. of Germanic and Slavic Languages
Graduate Committee (1997/98)
German Day Committee (1995/96)
Future Planning Committee (1995/96)
Awards Committee (1994/95)
German Club Co-Advisor (1991/92).
Editorial Assistant, Heine Newsletter #20, Heine Society
of North America, 1994.
OTHER PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT:
"CGI Programming for the Web," 6-week online course, Butte College, Spring 2001.
"Building Databases," CALICO 2001, University of Florida, Orlando, Mar. 2001.
"Distance Learning: Using Interactive TV," hosted by Univ. of Hawaii, Dec. 2000.
"Active Learning: Creating Excitement in the Classroom," CELT Conference, Sept. 1998.
"Creating a Teaching Portfolio," CELT Conference, Sept. 1998.
CSU Information Technology Training:
"Introduction to FilemakerPro 3.0," TLP June 1999.
"Using Audio and Video to Deliver Instruction," IMC, Nov. 1998.
"WebCT 104: File Management," TLP, Oct. 1998.
"WebCT 105: Evaluation Tools," TLP, Oct. 1998.
"WebCT 101: Introduction to WebCT," TLP, Sept. 1998.
See also Conferences attended, above.
Last modified July 2004.