Below you will find videos, speeches, tweets and other highlights from LMDA's 31st Annual Conference, held at Portland State University in Portland, OR, July 6-9, 2016.

Information on Conference Participants:

Bios of the conference participants.


Keynote Speech:

Video of Luis Alfaro's speech (courtesy of HowlroundTV)


Videos of Conference Sessions (Courtesy of HowlroundTV):

A Conversation with Elliot Hayes Award Recipients 

University Caucus Plenary Sessions “Hot Topics!” 

Diversity and Parity Efforts

Second Round Bly Grant 


Elliott Hayes Award

Introductory Speech by Stephen Colella

Acceptance Speech by Sarah Stanley


Lessing Award

Introductory Speech by Brian Quirt

Acceptance Speech by Geoff Proehl


ECD Manifesto


#LMDA16 Tweets

Storify Pre-Conference

Storify Day 1

Storify Day 2

Storify Day 3


Conference Handbook:

Download a pdf of the handbook here






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