Scholarly Referee, Manuscript and Grant Reviews:
2015 Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada
2013- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
2013- Wadsworth / Cengage Learning, Higher Education
2013- Flat World Knowledge
2012- Journal of American History, Organization of American Historians
2012- Routledge Press, Taylor and Francis Group
2012-13 Undergraduate Research Journal, University of Nebraska at Kearney
2011- Folklore: Journal of The Folklore Society
2010- Oxford University Press
2015- Utah State History Day Judge
2014-2015 Michael P. Malone Award Committee, Western History Association
2014 Phi Alpha Theta Wyoming Regional Conference Judge, University of Wyoming
2013- Fellow, Center for Great Plains Studies, University of Nebraska
2013-14 Western History Association Annual Conference Program Committee Member
2008-09 President, UNL History Graduate Student Association.
2006-08 Senator, Graduate Student Association, University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
Grants, Fellowships and Assistantships
2009-10 Addison Sheldon Fellowship, UNL Department of History.
2008 Grant-in-Aid Research Fellowship, Center for Great Plains Studies.
2008 Barnes Fund Research Travel Grant, UNL Department of History.
2008 Graduate Studies Research Fellowship, UNL College of Graduate Studies.
2006-07 Research Assistantship, UNL Bureau for Sociological Research
2005-06 Teaching Assistantship, UNL Department of History.
2005 Fellow, Colonial Williamsburg Summer Teacher Institute.
2004-05 Research Assistantship, UNL College of Education.
2004 Research Assistantship, UNL Department of History.
2004-10 Graduate Nonresident Fellowship, UNL College of Graduate Studies.
Awards and Honors:
2009 Walter Rundell Graduate Student Award, Western History Association.
2009 Best Graduate Student Paper Prize, Northern Great Plains History Conference.
2009 University Libraries Influence Award, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Libraries.
2008 Certificate of Recognition for Contributions to Students, UNL Teaching Council and Parents Association.