Presentations

2019

Loehwing, Melanie, Brian Shoup, Krishna Desai, Georgiana Swan, and Will Calderon. 2019. “Playing Mind Games: How Mindfulness Practices in Gaming Impact Group Deliberation Quality.” Paper presented at the 2019 Popular Culture Association Conference in Washington, DC.

Desai, Krishna, and Georgiana Swan. 2019. “Rebuilding Main Street: Civic Engagement and Deliberation in Our Communities.” Presentation at the 2019 Mississippi State University Undergraduate Honors Symposium in Starkville, MS.

Calderon, Will, Georgiana Swan, and Krishna Desai. 2019. “Rebuilding Main Street: Board Games and Civic Engagement.” Presentation at the 2019 Southern Regional Honors Council conference in Memphis, TN.

Shoup, Brian, and Melanie Loehwing. 2019. “Advancing Inclusion through Civility.” Presentation at the 2019 Mississippi State University Collegiate Leadership Conference in Starkville, MS.

Shoup, Brian, and Melanie Loehwing. 2019. “Advancing Inclusion through Civility.” Presentation at the 2019 Mississippi State University President’s Commission on the Status of Minorities Diversity Conference in Starkville, MS.

2018

Cooley, Skye, Melanie Loehwing, and Brian Shoup. 2018. “Deliberative Play: Developing Civic Trust and Communicative Abilities through Collaborative Gaming.” Paper presented at the 2018 National Communication Association Conference in Salt Lake City, UT.

Loehwing, Melanie, Skye Cooley, Asya Cooley, and Brian Shoup. 2018. “Teaching Public Deliberation through Role-Playing Games.” Short course presented at the 2018 National Communication Association Conference in Salt Lake City, UT.

Loehwing, Melanie, Skye Cooley, Krishna Desai, and Alyssa Adamson. 2018. “Civic Gaming: A Simulation-Based Approach to Building Strong Democratic Communities.” Paper presented at the 2018 Popular Culture Association Conference in Indianapolis, IN.