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March 2013, Denver. Applied Program Programs Culturally Speaking. Elizabeth K. Briody and Riall W. Nolan, organizers. Society for Applied Anthropology meeting.

March 2013, Denver. Anthropology and the Engaged University: New Vision for the Discipline. Linda Bennet and Linda Whiteford, organizers. Society for Applied Anthropology meeting.

March 2013, Denver. The Ideal Preparation for Admission to MA and PhD Programs in Applied Anthropology: A Roundtable Discussion with Graduate Faculty Members. Faith Warner and Lisa Henry, organizers. Society for Applied Anthropology meeting.

March 2012, Baltimore. Undergraduate Applied Anthropology Program Development: Designing a Bachelor’s Degree for Entry into Job Markets and Graduate Schools. Faith Warner, Lisa Henry, and Bill Roberts, organizers. Society for Applied Anthropology meeting.

March 2011, Seattle. Putting the “Best Foot Forward”: Promoting Applied Anthropology for Tenure and Promotion. Linda Bennett and Sunil Khanna, organizers. Society for Applied Anthropology meeting.

March 2011, Seattle. Strategies in Developing Successful Graduate Programs in Applied Anthropology. Kerry Feldman and Lisa Henry, organizers. Society for Applied Anthropology meeting.

March 2011, Seattle. Becoming an Applied Anthropologist: Diverse Training Models With a Common Goal. Jamie Petts and Nancy Romero-Daza, organizers. Society for Applied Anthropology meeting.

March 2011, Seattle. Pushing Anthropology into the Real World: An Exhibition of UNT Applied Anthropology Client Projects. Jocelyn Huelsman, organizer. Society for Applied Anthropology meeting.

March 2010, Merida, Mexico. New Visions of Community Engagement: Charting New Roles for Anthropologists and Universities. Linda Bennett and Linda Whiteford, organizers. Society for Applied Anthropology meeting.

March 2010, Merida, Mexico. University Centers as Models for Anthropological Engagement. Thaddeus Guldbrandsen, organizer. Society for Applied Anthropology meeting.

March 2010, Merida, Mexico. Educating for Action: The Past and Future of Creating Critically Engaged Anthropologists. Doug Henry, organizer. Society for Applied Anthropology meeting.

March 2010, Merida, Mexico. Promoting Applied Scholarship for Tenure and Promotion. Sunil Khanna, organizer. Society for Applied Anthropology meeting.

March 2010, Merida, Mexico. PhDs Study the World but MAs Run It: Masters-Only Training in Applied Anthropology. Ruthbeth Finerman and Miriam S. Chaiken, organizers. Society for Applied Anthropology meeting.

March 2009, Santa Fe. The Engaged University. Linda Bennett and Linda Whiteford, organizers. Society for Applied Anthropology meeting.

March 2009, Santa Fe. Best Practices in Developing and Assessing an MA Program in Applied Anthropology. Robert Rotenberg, organizer. Society for Applied Anthropology meeting.

March 2008, Memphis. Preparing Applied Anthropologists for the 21st Century (Double Session). Carla Guerron-Montero and Philip Young, organizers. Part of the Presidential Plenary in Honor of John van Willigen: The Art and Science of Applied Anthropology in the 21st Century. Society for Applied Anthropology meeting.

March 2008, Memphis. Preparation for Public Policy Research and Work: Current Practice and Future Directions in Applied Anthropology Education. Kerry Feldman and Lisa Henry, organizers. Society for Applied Anthropology meeting.

March 2008, Memphis. Tenure and Promotion for Applied Anthropologists: Planning for and Experiencing the T&P Process. Sunil Khanna, organizer. Society for Applied Anthropology meeting.

March 2008, Memphis. Exchanging Knowledge through a Visitor's Program. Lisa Henry, organizer. Society for Applied Anthropology meeting.

November 2007, Washington, DC. COPAA Forum on Website and Electronic Communication: An Assessment and New Ideas. Linda Bennett and Christina Wasson, organizers. American Anthropological Association annual meeting.

March 2007, Tampa. Preparing Applied Anthropologists for the 21st Century. Satish Kedia and John Van Willigen, organizers. Society for Applied Anthropology meeting.

March 2007, Tampa. Skills Education and Training for Applied Anthropologists. Lisa Henry, organizer. Society for Applied Anthropology meeting.

March 2007, Tampa. Tenure and Promotion for Applied Anthropologists: Deans’ and Chairs’ Perspectives. Nancy Romero-Daza, Sherylyn Briller, and Sunil Khanna, organizers. Society for Applied Anthropology meeting.

March 2007, Tampa. Institutional Review Boards and Applied Research. Susan Hyatt, organizer. Society for Applied Anthropology meeting.

March 2007, Tampa. Applied Anthropology Skills Education and Training: Perspectives from the Field and the Workplace. Tracy Tessman, organizer. Society for Applied Anthropology meeting.

March 2006, Vancouver. Allies on the Front Line: Perspective from our Community Partners. Susan Hyatt, Karen Quintiliani, Judith Freidenberg, and Peg Graham, organizers. Society for Applied Anthropology meeting.

March 2006, Vancouver. Tenure and Promotion in Applied Anthropology: Preparation for Documentation of Scholarship. Elizabeth Bird and Linda Bennett, organizers. Society for Applied Anthropology meeting.

April 2005, Santa Fe. Practitioner and Academic Collaborations in the Training of Students: Opportunities and Challenges. Margaret Graham, Judith Freidenberg, and Karen Quintiliani, chairs. Society for Applied Anthropology meeting.

April 2005, Santa Fe. Tenure and Promotion in Applied Anthropology: A Panel Presentation and Discussion. Michael Whiteford and Linda Bennett, organizers. Society for Applied Anthropology meeting.

March 2004, Dallas. Structural Trends in Anthropology Departments and Programs: Expansion and Contraction. Barbara Miller and Linda Bennett, organizers. Society for Applied Anthropology meeting.

November 2003, Chicago. Open Forum on Short-term Faculty Exchanges in Advancing Education and Training in Applied and Practicing Anthropology, co-sponsored with NAPA. Ben Blount, Ann Jordan, and Barbara Miller, organizers. American Anthropological Association meeting.

July 2003, Florence. Presentation on “The Consortium of Applied and Practicing Anthropology Programs (COPAA).” Linda Bennett. International Congress of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences.

March 2003, Portland. University Reward Systems and Applied Anthropologists. Ken Brooke, organizer. Society for Applied Anthropology meeting.

March 2002, Atlanta. Open Forum on COPAA. Linda Bennett, organizer. Society for Applied Anthropology meeting.

March 2002, Atlanta. Workshop on The Basics of Business Anthropology. Ann Jordan, organizer. Society for Applied Anthropology meeting.

March 2002, Atlanta. Divergent Strategies for Training Applied Anthropologists. Linda Whiteford and Linda Bennett, organizers. Society for Applied Anthropology meeting.

November 2001, Washington, D.C. Short-Term Faculty Exchanges. Ann Jordan and Linda Bennett, organizers. American Anthropological Association meeting.

November 2000, San Francisco. Open Forum on COPAA. Linda Bennett, organizer. American Anthropological Association meeting.

November 2000, San Francisco. Presentation on “Developing a Consortium of Applied and Practicing Anthropology Programs.” Linda Bennett. Part of invited session, Current Issues in Anthropology: Five Fields Update. American Anthropological Association meeting.

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Lisa Henry
Co-Chair, COPAA
Associate Professor
Department of Anthropology
University of North Texas
1155 Union Circle #310409
Denton, TX 76203
940-565-4160
lisa.henry@unt.edu