Presentations

SCHOLARLY PRESENTATIONS

Thoreau, M., (2019, June 12). The Importance of Millennials in the Workplace. National Association of Extension Professionals National Conference. Retrieved from: go.osu.edu/millennials

Thoreau, M. (2019, January 23). The 4th Industrial Revolution, 21st Century Engagement: What it Means and How to Engage? Poster Presentation. 2019 Community Engagement Conference/Annual OSU Extension Conference. Retrieve from: http://go.osu.edu/engage4IR .

Thoreau, M. Horton, R. and House, P. (2018, October 25). PhysBot: Tech Family Consumer Science Workout Challenge (for a Healthier Workforce), 2018 Ohio State University Extension Family and Consumer Science Annual Conference, Building Well Connected Communities. Retrieve from: https://prezi.com/view/GDTCPFWiTEc3KoOCkm5Z/.

Thoreau, M., (2018, June 13). 21st Century Workforce: Skillsets & Growth Mindset for Educators to Target, including a Train-the-trainer, Hands-on Coding Workshop: Sphero. National Association of Extension Professionals National Conference. Retrieved from: http://go.osu.edu/nacdep18educationaltool

Thoreau, M., (2018, June 13). Train-the-trainer, Hands-on Coding Workshop: Sphero. National Association of Extension Professionals National Conference. Retrieved from: http://go.osu.edu/nacdep18educationaltool

Engaging Students in STEM,” Teays Viking Academy, 2 August 2017. Retrieve from: https://prezi.com/view/YTVldLNu0hJ21iKqgXpw/  (invited)

Thoreau, M. (2012, October, 26). Planning for Shale Development: booms, busts, and beyond (webinar), American Planning Association. (invited)

Thoreau, M. (2014, June 17). How Close is Too Close? How to Work with County and City Government Officials to Find the Best Location for Your Camp, International Camp Logistics and Workforce Accommodation Forum, Houston, TX. Retrieve from: http://prezi.com/sxf6iwgv_uqa/?utm_campaign=share&utm_medium=copy (invited)

Thoreau, M. (2013, November 6) Planning, ARCH-109 South Dakota University, Brookings, SD. Retrieve from: http://prezi.com/kmdlvjw-9idd/?utm_campaign=share&utm_medium=copy (invited)

Thoreau, M. (2012, May 17). Gas Pipelines, What municipalities Need to Know, Tompkins County Council of Governments and Cornell Cooperative Extension Tompkins County, Ithaca, NY. Retrieve from: https://www.slideshare.net/slideshow/embed_code/key/3c5zYlo9YjSd80 (invited)

Thoreau, M. (2012, April). Municipal Guide: for energy impacted communities overview, Regional Leadership Conference at Corning Community College, Corning, NY. (invited)

Thoreau, M. Dlugos, A., and Grace, J. (2012 May). Marcellus Roadshow III: municipal planning & managing potential impacts from natural gas development, Marcellus Roadshow, Steuben County, NY. Retrieve from: https://www.slideshare.net/slideshow/embed_code/key/9a70HEInUzF2Xp

Thoreau, M. and Kiley, D. (2011, July). Municipal Planning & Regulatory Tools: examples from Southern Finger Lakes Counties, Proactive Approaches to managing Impacts of Marcellus Shale Development Conference, Tompkins County, NY, July 2011. (invited)

PROGRAMMING PRESENTATIONS

Thoreau, M. (2018). PROBLEMS TO SOLUTIONS: an application of Problem Based Learning (PBL) Presentation. Pickaway County School District and Pickaway WORKS. Retrieve from: http://go.osu.edu/PBLtours.

Thoreau, M. (2018). INTERNATIONAL STRATEGY BOARD GAME Challenges Presentation. Ohio State University Extension STEM Programming. Retrieve from: http://go.osu.edu/strategygames.

Thoreau, M. (2018). PhysBot STEM Club Challenges, Ohio State University Extension STEM Programming. Retrieve from: http://go.osu.edu/PhysBot.

Thoreau, M. (2018). Developing the 21st Century Skillset through Learning and Building Electric Circuits Ohio State University Extension STEM Programming. Retrieve  from: https://u.osu.edu/tvstemclub/2018/10/01/developing-the-21st-century-skillset-through-learning-and-building-electric-circuits/.

Thoreau, M. (2018). 3D Printing in Space, Presentation, Ohio State University Extension STEM Programming. Retrieve from: http://go.osu.edu/3Dprinting.

Thoreau, M. (2018). Escape Tomb STEM Challenge, Ohio State University Extension STEM Programming. Retrieve from: http://go.osu.edu/escapetomb.

Thoreau, M. (2018). Catapult Challenge, Ohio State University Extension STEM Programming. Retrieve from: http://go.osu.edu/catapultwritingchallenge.

Thoreau, M. (2018). Paper Circuits with LEDs Presentation, Ohio State University Extension STEM Programming. Retrieve from: http://go.osu.edu/simplecircuits.

Thoreau, M. (2017, October 17). Computer Programming Career Exploration and Sphero Coding Challenges, Teays Valley High School. (invited)

Thoreau, M. and Burgess, T. (2017, August 3). Free Day of Code: Hands-on K-12 Teacher Coding Workshop, Teays Viking Academy. (invited)

Thoreau, M. (2016, September 21). Developing a Collaborative, Comprehensive Community Approach to Advance STEM Education and STEM Career Advancement in Pickaway County, STEM Advisory Interview Committee. (invited)

Thoreau, M. (2015, March 23). Inhabiting Earth: Writing, Environment, and Sustainability” panel discussion, Great Plains Writers Conference, Brookings, SD. (invited)

Thoreau, M. (2014, March 6) .Comprehensive Plan Updates, Towns and Township Annual Meeting, Brookings, SD, (invited)

Thoreau, M. (2011). Reflections: living and planning in Sublette County, Wyoming, Steuben Economic Development Board & Schuyler County Energy Task Force. (invited)

Thoreau, M. (2011, April). Energy Industry: man-camps & housing related impacts for municipalities to consider, Steuben County Natural Gas Task Force, Housing Sub-committee, Steuben County, NY. (invited)

Physbot: Tech FCS Fitness Challenge. Family & Consumer Sciences Building Well-Connected Communities. Lecture conducted from Columbus Airport Marriott, Columbus, OH, United States, 25 October 2018.

21st Century Workforce: Skillsets & Growth Mindset for Educators to Target, National Association of Community Development Extension Professionals, NACDEP, Cleveland, OH, 13 June 2018. INCLUDE: The Future of Work, STEM Stats & Careers, Hands-on Coding Challenge, Apple Education (coding resources, curriculum, OSU Digital Flagship overview, & Swift Playgrounds), and and contact resources.

Engaging Students in STEM! Teays Viking Academy, 2 August 2017. INCLUDES: STEM outlook, getting started with STEM, Key Partners, Strategies, STEM Curriculum Tips, STEM Road Map, STEM thru Agriculture, Projects, Lessons, & Models, Problem-Based Learning (PBL) Resources, Pickaway County STEM Advisory Committee, & Contact Resources.

LOCAL PROGRAMMING

STEM CLUB: FOLDSCOPES “The Origami Microscope” Build & Investigation Lab 2019 STEM Programming, presentation retrieve: go.osu.edu/foldscope.

LED Display Challenge, 2018 STEM Programming, presentation link retrieve: go.osu.edu/LEDdisplay.

Computer Programming Fundamentals, 2018 STEM Programming, presentation link retrieve: go.osu.edu/codingpowers.

3D Printing in Space, 2018 STEM Programming, presentation link retrieve: go.osu.edu/3Dprinting.

Catapult Challenge, 2018 STEM Programming, presentation link retrieve: go.osu.edu/catapultwritingchallenge.

Escape Tomb STEM Challenge, 2018 STEM Programming, presentation link retrieve: go.osu.edu/escapetomb.

PhyBot: Tech FCS Workout Challenge, FCS 2018 Conference, presentation link retrieve: go.osu.edu/FCS18physbot.

PhyBot STEM Club Challenges, 2018 STEM Programming, Presentation link retrieve: go.osu.edu/PhysBot.

PROBLEMS TO SOLUTIONS: an application of Problem Based Learning (PBL), 2018 PBL Programming, presentation link retrieve: go.osu.edu/PBLtours.

INTERNATIONAL STRATEGY BOARD GAME Challenges, 2018 STEM Programming, presentation link, go.osu.edu/strategygames.

Paper Circuits with LEDs 2018 STEM Programming, presentation link retrieve: go.osu.edu/simplecircuits.

Computer Programming Fundamentals, Offline, Laurelville Coding Club, 29 January 2018. INCLUDES: Intro to Computer Science, Binary, Algorithms, and OSU Contact Information.

Computer Programming Fundamentals, Teays Valley Elementary Schools STEM Club, 5, 7, 12, 14 December 2017. INCLUDES: Intro to Computer Science, Binary, Algorithms, & Sphero Activity Preparation.

OSU Extension, Pickaway County Community Development & STEM:  helping people identify assets, capacities, needs, resources, & solutions towards enhancing our students’ STEM experience, Logan Elm Teacher Meeting, 30 March 2017. INCLUDES: STEM stats, online resources, STEM logic model, STEM school video, & contact resources.