- I have been awarded the 2015 John Fisher Memorial Prize in Aesthetics by The Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism for my paper, "The Experience of Magic." The paper will be published in JAAC and I will read it at the annual meeting of the American Society for Aesthetics in October.
- March 28, 2015. "The Production of Public Understanding of Science" (with Matthew Slater). Annual meeting of the consortium for Socially Relevant Philosophy of/in Science and Engineering at Michigan State University.
- June 4–6, 2015. "Cognitive Conflict in the Experience of Magic." Annual meeting of the Society for Philosophy and Psychology at Duke University.
- June 24–26, 2015. "Epistemic Resilience: The Value of Understanding and Its Role in Science Communication." Midpoint conference for The Varieties of Understanding Project at Fordham University.