Conference Information

Thank You!

Thank you to all who attended and helped make the conference a success. A PDF version of the conference program is available for download. The information below is being preserved for historical interest.

General Information

Registration for the conference includes a light lunch and is free. Tickets for the Friday night banquet are $20 each, collected at registration on the day of the conference. Pre-registration is required so that we can have accurate counts for the meals.

Refunds will not be given unless the conference is canceled. If you are unable to attend for any reason, you may select a replacement. Please direct any questions or notification of changes to the conference coordinators via email:

Schedule of Events

All events will take place in the Fine Arts Center Auditorium on the campus of Walla Walla University, unless otherwise noted.

Friday, 17 May 2013
08:00 AM - 09:00 AM Conference Registration (Fine Arts Center Lobby)
09:00 AM - 09:30 AM Carlton Cross -- Opening Remarks
09:30 AM - 10:00 AM Andrea Hawkins-Daarud -- Presesentation
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM John Foster -- Presentation
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM Shandelle Henson -- Presentation
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM Laura Foster -- Presentation
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Jason Damazo -- Presentation
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM Lunch for Registered Attendees (Fine Arts Center Lobby)
Conference Registration (Fine Arts Center Lobby)
01:00 PM - 01:30 PM Jon Vanderwerff -- Presentation
01:30 PM - 02:00 PM Don Schafer -- Presentation
02:00 PM - 02:30 PM Kevin Vixie -- Presentation
02:30 PM - 03:00 PM James Klein -- Presentation
03:00 PM - 03:30 PM Rob Frohne -- Presentation
03:30 PM - 04:00 PM Sharif Ibrahim -- Presentation
04:00 PM - 04:30 PM Jonathan Duncan -- Presentation
04:30 PM - 05:00 PM Recognition Ceremony
06:00 PM - 08:00 PM Banquet and Tributes (Walla Walla Country Club)

Sabbath, 18 May 2013
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Sabbath School (Physics Lecture Hall)
11:45 AM - 01:00 PM Church Service (University Church Sanctuary)
01:30 PM - 03:00 PM Haystack Lunch (University Church Fellowship Hall)

Directions and Accommodations

Directions to Walla Walla University can be found on the university website. A list of local accommodations is provided by the Walla Walla Valley Chamber of Commerce. No arrangements have been made for conference rates with any of these hotels.