D. Research Support*

2019    SSHRC Insight Development Fund. GPS-Enabled Collaborative Place-Based Storytelling. (Co-app). PI Teresa Dobson (UBC). Total requested from SSHRC: $75,000 (applied).

2019    SSHRC Connections Grant. Design for Peace.(Co-app). PI Jennifer Roberts Smith (U Waterloo). Total requested from SSHRC: $49,500 (funded).

2018    Mitacs Globalink Research Internships. Promiscuous Readings in Interface Design.(PI). Total requested: funding for one international student (funded for Fall 2019).

2018    SSHRC The INKE Partnership for Networked Open Social Scholarship. (Co-app). PI Ray Siemens (U of Victoria). Total requested from SSHRC: $2,471,674 (not-funded).

2018    Provost’s Teaching and Learning Enhancement Grants. Materializing Data: Proposal for a Maker-Based Design Classroom. (PI) Total requested: $5,000 (funded).

2018    MRU Internal Grant. Interface Commons. (PI). Total requested: $10,000 (not-funded).

2018    MRU Internal Grant. The School of Communication Research Lab Team Grant.(Co-app).  PI Peter Ryan. Total requested: $10,000 (not-funded).

2017    SSHRC Insight Development Grant. Interface Commons.(PI). Total requested from SSHRC: $40,290 (not-funded).

2016    MRU Internal Grant. Materializing Text Analytical Experiences.(PI). Project award: $5,000 (funded).

2009   SSHRC Major Collaborative Research Initiative (MCRI). Implementing New Knowledge Environments (INKE). PI. (Co-app). Ray Siemens (U of Victoria). Project award: $3,683,300 (funded).

2009   SSHRC Information, Text, and Sound Technology. Six Degrees of Separation in Digital Literary History. (Co-app). PI Susan Brown (U of A and U of Guelph). Project award: $50,000 (funded).

2008   Alberta Association of Colleges and Technical Institutes R&D Fund. Developing a web 2.0 prototype to promote sustainable decision-making about recreational group use and the ecological health of protected habitats. (Co-app). Project award: $10,000 (funded).

2008   Southern Alberta Intellectual Property Network. Predictive investigation crime interpolation software: property & violent crime. (Co-app). Project award: $25,000 (funded).

2006   Live Art & Learning Networks. AACTI. A Web 2.0 Toolkit.(Co-app). Project award: $25,000 (funded).

* Travel and education funding is omitted.

E. Publications

Books

MacDonald, Shana; Macarthur, Michelle ; Radzikowska, Milena; and Brianna Wiens (eds.) Digital Feminist Activisms: The Performances and Practices of Online Public Assemblies.(in progress).

Ruecker, Stan and Milena Radzikowska (eds.) Tangible Discourse: A Design Research Book Series.University of Illinois Press (5 books planned in the series with one book in each of 2022; 2023; 2024; 2025; 2026).

Roberts-Smith, Jennifer, Ruecker, Stan, and Milena Radzikowska (eds.) Proposals for Better Futures: Prototyping Across the Disciplines. Bristol, UK: Intellect Books, 2019 (forthcoming).

Radzikowska, Milena and Stan Ruecker.Design + DH: A Handbook for Mutual Understanding. Bristol, UK: Intellect Books, 2019 (forthcoming).

Ruecker, Stan, Milena Radzikowska, and Stéfan Sinclair. Visual Interface Design for Digital Cultural Heritage: A Guide to Rich-Prospect Browsing. Routledge Publishing,2011.

Book chapters

Radzikowska, Milena, Kelle, Alyssa, and Madison Snell. (2015). “Prototyping in the Motorcycle Shop: the Milking Machine for Text Analysis.” InProposals for Better Futures: Prototyping Across the Disciplines.Eds. Roberts-Smith, Jennifer, Ruecker, Stan, and Milena Radzikowska. Bristol, UK: Intellect Books, 2019 (forthcoming).

Radzikowska, Milena, Stan Ruecker, and Geoffrey Rockwell. (2015). “Teaching undergraduate design students using digital humanities research in the classroom.” InDesign Education: Approaches, Explorations and Perspectives.Eds. Aidan Rowe and Bonnie Sadler-Takach. Canada: A&D Press.

Sondheim, Daniel, Geoffrey Rockwell, Mihaela Ilovan, Milena Radzikowska, Stan Ruecker, and the INKE Research Group. “Scholarly Editions in Print and on the Screen: A Theoretical Comparison.” (2015). In Beyond Accessibility. Eds. Brent Nelson and Richard Cunningham.

Sinclair, Stéfan, Stan Ruecker, and Milena Radzikowska. “Information Visualization for Humanities Scholars.” In Literary Studies in the Digital Age: An Evolving Anthology. MLA Commons, 2013.

Ruecker, Stan, Susan Brown, Milena Radzikowska, Stéfan Sinclair, Thomas M. Nelson, Patricia Clements, Isobel Grundy, Sharon Balasz, and Jeff Antoniuk. “The Table of Contexts: A Dynamic Browsing Tool for Digitally Encoded Texts.” In The Charm of a List: From the Sumerians to Computerised Data Processing. Ed. Lucie Dolezalova. Cambridge: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2009. pp. 177-187.

Michura, Piotr, Stan Ruecker, Milena Radzikowska, Carlos Fiorentino, Tanya Clement, and Stéfan Sinclair. “Slot Machines, Graphs, and Radar Screens: Prototyping List-based Literary Research Tools.” In The Charm of a List: From the Sumerians to Computerized Data Processing. Ed. Lucie Dolezalova. Cambridge: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2009. pp. 167-176.

Refereed journal articles

Radzikowska, Milena, Roberts-Smith, Jennifer, Zhou, Xinyue and Stan Ruecker. (2019). “A Speculative Feminist Approach to Project Management.” On Design Management.Guest editors: Fabiane Wolff, Filipe Campelo, Cláudia de Souza Libânio. Vol. 12, n. 1 (Jan-April 2019), Strategic Design Research Journal Special Issue (forthcoming).

Ruecker, Stan, Stéfan Sinclair, Teresa Dobson, Geoffrey Rockwell, Milena Radzikowska and the INKE Research Group. “The Provision of Digital Apparatus for Use in Experimental Interfaces.” Scholarly and Research Communication. 5(4), 2014.

Michura, Piotr, Stan Ruecker, Gerry Derksen, Milena Radzikowska, Teresa Dobson, and the INKE Research Group. “Documenting Subjective Interpretations of Illustrated Book Covers for Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland.” Scholarly and Research Communication. 5(2), 2014. 

Ruecker, Stan, Nadine Adelaar, Susan Brown, Teresa Dobson, Ruth Knechtel, Susan Liepert, Andrew MacDonald, Ernesto Pena, Milena Radzikowska, Geoff G. Roeder, Stéfan Sinclair, Jennifer Windsor, and the INKE Research Group. “Academic Prototyping as a Method of Knowledge Production: The Case of the Dynamic Table of Contexts.” Scholarly and Research Communication. 5(2), 2014.

Frizzera, Luciano, Milena Radzikowska, Geoff Roeder, Ernesto Peña, Teresa Dobson, Stan Ruecker, Geoffrey Rockwell, Susan Brown, and the INKE Research Group. “A Visual Workflow Interface for the Editorial Process.” Literary and Linguistic Computing.28(4), 615-628. 2013.

Brown, Susan, Ofer Arazy, Geoffrey Rockwell, Ashley Moroz, Megan Sellmer, Stan Ruecker, Milena Radzikowska and the INKE Research Group. “From CRUD to CREAM: imagining a rich scholarly repository interface.” Scholarly and Research Communication, 3(4). 2012.

Sondheim, Daniel, Geoffrey Rockwell, Mihaela Ilovan, Milena Radzikowska, Stan Ruecker, and the INKE Research Group. “Interfacing the Collection.” Scholarly and Research Communication, 3(1). 2012. http://src-online.ca/index.php/src/article/view/51/78

Ruecker, Stan, Geoffrey Rockwell, Milena Radzikowska, Stéfan Sinclair, Christian Vandendorpe, Ray Siemens, Teresa Dobson, Lindsay Doll, Mark Bieber, Michael Eberle-Sinatra, Shannon Lucky, and the INKE Group. “Drilling for Papers in INKE.” Scholarly and Research Communication, 3(1). 2012. http://src-online.ca/index.php/src/article/view/47/66

Ruecker, Stan, Milena Radzikowska, and Stéfan Sinclair. “Designing Data Mining Droplets: New Interface Objects for the Humanities Scholar.” Digital Humanities Quarterly. 3(3), Summer 2009.

Ruecker, Stan, Milena Radzikowska, Piotr Michura, Carlos Fiorentino, and Tanya Clement. “Visualizing Repetition in Text.” Reassembling the Disassembled Book: Symposium of the Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Saskatchewan, May 2007. Brent Nelson, editor. Special Issue of CH Working Papers. August 2008.

Ruecker, Stan, Stéfan Sinclair, and Milena Radzikowska. “Confidence, Visual Research and the Aesthetic Function.” Partnership: the Canadian Journal of Library and Information Practice and Research. 2(1). 2007.

Reprints

Ruecker, Stan, Milena Radzikowska, Piotr Michura, Carlos Fiorentino, and Tanya Clement. “Visualizing Repetition in Text.” Digital Studies/Le champ numérique. August 2009. Reprinted from Reassembling the Disassembled Book: Symposium of the Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Saskatchewan, May 2007. Brent Nelson, editor. Special Issue of CH Working Papers. August 2008.

Refereed Conference Proceedings

Radzikowska, Milena, Ruecker, Stan, and Jennifer Roberts Smith “Forget to Clean Up When You’re Done.” Design Research Society, DRS XLearn 2019: 5th International Conference for Design Education Researchers.Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey (forthcoming).

Ruecker, Stan, Jennifer Roberts-Smith, and Milena Radzikowska. “The Delineation of Environments for Collaborative Thinking.” Proceedings of the INKE conference Networked Open Social Scholarship. Victoria, BC. Jan 17, 2017.

Radzikowska, Milena, Stan Ruecker, & Geoffrey Rockwell. “Introducing the New Interface Commons.” Proceedings of the INKE conference New Knowledge Models: Sustaining Partnerships to Transform Scholarly Production.Whistler, BC, Jan 19, 2016. pp. 74-90.

Radzikowska, Milena, Stan Ruecker, and Stéfan Sinclair. “From A to B via Z: Strategic Interface Design in the Digital Humanities.” Proceedings of the bi-annual conference of the International Association of Societies of Design Research (IASDR).Nov 2-5, 2015. Brisbane.

Ruecker, Stan, Nadine Adelaar, Susan Brown, Teresa Dobson, Ruth Knechtel, Andrew MacDonald, Ernesto Peña, Milena Radzikowska, Geoff G. Roeder, Stéfan Sinclair, Jennifer Windsor, and the INKE Research Group. “The Pace of Academic Prototyping.” Proceedings of Research Foundations for Understanding Books and Reading in the Digital Age: E/Merging Reading, Writing, and Research Practices. Sept 26-27, 2013. NYU, NY, NY.

Radzikowska, Milena, Piotr Michura, Teresa Dobson, Gerry Derksen, Stan Ruecker, and the INKE Research Group. “Capturing the Visual Interpretation of Non-Textual Information.” Proceedings of Research Foundations for Understanding Books and Reading in the Digital Age: E/Merging Reading, Writing, and Research Practices. Sept 26-27, 2013. NYU, NY, NY.

Radzikowska, M. “A Structure for Every Surface: Designing a JiTR Mash-up.” Keynote presentation at HuCon 2011: Current Graduate Research in Humanities Computing,Edmonton, Alberta, 2011.

Radzikowska, Milena, Brian Traynor, Stan Ruecker, and Norman Vaughn. “Teaching user-centered design through low-fidelity sketches.” Proceedings of the 4th Information Design International Conference. Rio De Janeiro, Brazil. Sept 9-12, 2009. pp. 744-756.

Brown, Susan, Stan Ruecker, Milena Radzikowska, Matt Patey, Stéfan Sinclair, Jeffery Antoniuk, Sharon Farnel, and Isobel Grundy. “Visualizing Varieties of Association in Orlando.” Proceedings of the Chicago Colloquium on Digital Humanities and Computer Science. 1(1). 2009.

Radzikowska, Milena, Patricia Derbyshire, Barbara McNicol, Chris Irish, Matt Bouchard, Jacob Quinlan, and Stan Ruecker. “There’s a Grizzly Bear in Sector 7: Emotional triggers in an online GIS-based information system for parks management and safety.” Proceedings of the 6thInternational Design and Emotion Conference. Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Oct 6-8, 2008. pp. 462-476.

Ruecker, Stan and Milena Radzikowska. “The Design of a Project Charter for Interdisciplinary Research.” Proceedings of Designing Interactive Systems (DIS 2007).Cape Town. 25-28 February 2008.

McNicol, B., P. Derbyshire, and M. Radzikowska. “Developing A Web 2.0 Prototype to Promote Sustainable Decision-Making for Recreational Large Group Use and the Ecological Health of Protected Habitats.” Contributed paper for the Canadian Parks for Tomorrow: 40th Anniversary Conference,University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, 2008.

Ruecker, Stan, Milena Radzikowska and Stéfan Sinclair. “Communicating Process with Form: Designing the Visual Morphology of the Nora Data Mining Kernels.” Proceedings of CaSTA 2006. Breadth of Text: A Joint Computer Science and Humanities Computing Conference. Fredericton, New Brunswick. October 11-14, 2006. pp. 57-68.

Ruecker, Stan, Stéfan Sinclair, Bernie Roessler, Sandra Gabriele, Anthony Sapp, Milena Radzikowska, and Kirsten C. Uszkalo. “Watch My Moves: From Digital Plays to the Digital Playbook.” Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Computers and Advanced Technology in Education (CATE 2006). October 4-6, 2006. Lima, Peru. pp. 175-180.

Radzikowska, Milena and Stan Ruecker. “The design of a collaborative on-line environment for people at different stages of a life-threatening illness.” Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Internet and Multimedia Systems and Applications (IMSA) 2006. August 14-16, 2006. Honolulu, Hawaii, USA.

Traynor, B. and M. Radzikowska. “Establishing the sense of profession in a first-year course.” 32nd Association for Media and Technology in Education in Canada (AMTEC) Conference, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, 2005. 

Radzikowska, M.  “Skrimp.com: Integrating learning in and out of the classroom.” Alberta Colleges & Institutes Faculties Association (ACIFA) 2005 Conference.Canmore, Alberta, 2005.

Chow, Rosan, Stan Ruecker, and Milena Radzikowska. “Reflection and Inaction.” The Good, The Bad, and The Irrelevant: Proceedings from the conference sponsored by COST 269: User Aspects of Information and Communications Technologies. University of Art and Design. Helsinki, Finland. Sept 3-5, 2003.

Radzikowska, M. “Conversation by Blog: Expanding personal technology into the academic community.” Communicational Spaces Conference. Proceedings from the conference published on-line. Edmonton, Alberta, 2003.

Refereed Conference Presentations

Radzikowska, Milena; Wiens, Brianna; Roberts-Smith, Jennifer; and Shana MacDonald. “Bloody Tech: Techno Tampons and the Hacking of ‘Feminine’ Hygiene.” Presentation at DEL: Digitally Engaged Learning Conference. Texas State University, September 2019 (submitted.)

Radzikowska, Milena; Ruecker, Stan; and Teresa Dobson. “Interrogating Concepts Through in Class Prototyping.” Presentation at DEL: Digitally Engaged Learning Conference. Texas State University, September 2019 (submitted.)

MacDonald, Shana; Radzikowska, Milena, Roberts-Smith, Jennifer; Ruecker, Stan; and Brianna Wiens. “Feminist Placemaking: Mapping the histories (and futures) of feminist media tactics.” Presentation in the qLab panel “An Intersectional Feminist Design Research Approach” at the Theatre and New Materialism Conference, University of Ottawa, April 2019.

Roberts-Smith, Jennifer; Ruecker, Stan; Radzikowska, Milena; Wiens, Brianna; and Shana MacDonald. “Design for Restorative Justice: relationality, performance, technology, and design.” Presentation in the qLab panel “An Intersectional Feminist Design Research Approach” at the Theatre and New Materialism Conference, University of Ottawa, April 2019.

Radzikowska, Milena, Roberts-Smith, Jennifer; Ruecker, Stan; MacDonald, Shana; and Brianna Wiens. “Design Research & Intersectional Feminism in Prototyping for Reconciliation.”Presentation in the qLab panel “An Intersectional Feminist Design Research Approach” at the Theatre and New Materialism Conference, University of Ottawa, April 2019.

Ruecker, Stan; Roberts-Smith, Jennifer; Radzikowska, Milena; MacDonald, Shana; and Brianna Wiens. “Provotyping the Academy: Intersectional Feminist Design Research as a Technology for Change.” Presentation in the qLab panel “An Intersectional Feminist Design Research Approach” at the Theatre and New Materialism Conference, University of Ottawa, April 2019.

Radzikowska, Milena, Ruecker, Stan, Radzikowska, Milena, and Jennifer Roberts Smith. “Re-Conceptualizing the Academy.” Presentation in the W3 panel “Learning to Practice: Intersectional Feminist Design Research in the qcollaborative”, at the W3 REPRESENTS: A Research Symposium 2019,University of Waterloo. 20 February, 2019.

Stan Ruecker, Gerry Derksen, and Milena Radzikowska. “Selective Reality for Library Navigation.” Presentation at the 2019 annual INKE Understanding and Enacting Open Scholarshipconference.Victoria, Jan 16, 2019.

Durão, R., Eriksson, Y., Madson, M., Radzikowska, M., van Patter, G., and C. Westphal “Visualization, Discovery, Change, and the Human Factor.” Panel at the 6th Annual Symposium on Communicating Complex Information (SCCI), February 27-28, 2017, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC.

Radzikowska, Milena and Stan Ruecker. “Materializing Text Analytical Experiences: Taking Bubblelines Literally.” Presentation at the Canadian Society for Digital Humanities/ Société canadienne des humanités numériques (CSDH/SCHN)annual conference at the 2016 Congress of the Social Sciences and Humanities, Calgary, Alberta May 30-June 1, 2016.

Radzikowska, Milena, Tiffany Maxwell Sostar and Stan Ruecker. “Against the Binary: A Case for Considering the Many Dimensions of Gender in DH Research.” Presentation at the annual Digital Humanities conference (DH2013), Lincoln, Nebraska. July 16-19, 2013.

Li, Tianyi, Luciano Frizzera, Milena Radzikowska, Stan Ruecker and the INKE Research Group. “Tangible Workflows: Feeling the flow of information.” Presentation in the INKE ID panel “Touch-a touch-a touch-a touch me”: restoring materiality to the reader, at the Canadian Society for Digital Humanities conference at the 2013 Congress of the Social Sciences and Humanities, University of Victoria. June 3-5, 2013.

Sinclair, Stéfan, Stan Ruecker, Geoffrey Rockwell, Milena Radzikowska, Teresa Dobson, Ann Blandford, Susan Brown, and Brent Nelson with Andrew Macdonald, Daniel Sondheim, Mihaela Ilovan, Jennifer Windsor, Mark Bieber, Sarah Faisal, Alejandro Giacometti, Piotr Michura, Luciano Frizzera, Kamal Ranaweera, Carlos Fiorentino, Omar Rodriguez, Brooke Heller, Geoff Roeder, and the INKE Research Group. “Toward Tool Integration in a Digital Scholarly Environment”. Presentation at the 2013 annual INKE Birds of a Feather Conference.Havana, Dec 12, 2012.

Frizzera, L., Ruecker, S., Radzikowska, M., Rockwell, G., Brown, S., and the INKE Research Group. (2012). “Workflows as Structured Surfaces” (pp. 324­—326). Presentation at the DH2012 conference, Hamburg, Germany. July 16-20, 2012. Retrieved from http://www.dh2012.uni-hamburg.de/conference/programme/abstracts/workflows-as-structured-surfaces/

Ruecker, Stan, Geoffrey Rockwell, Milena Radzikowska, and the INKE Research Group. “Introduction to Designing Interactive Reading Environments for the Online Scholarly Edition.” Presentation in the panel “Designing Interactive Reading Environments for the Online Scholarly Edition” at the DH2012conference, Hamburg, Germany. July 16-20, 2012.

Dobson, Teresa, Brooke Heller, Stan Ruecker, Milena Radzikowska, Mark Bieber, Susan Brown, and the INKE Research Group. “The Dynamic Table of Contexts: User Experience and Future Directions.” Presentation in the panel “Designing Interactive Reading Environments for the Online Scholarly Edition” at the DH2012conference, Hamburg, Germany. July 16-20, 2012.

Radzikowska, Milena Dominika and Stan Ruecker.Prospect on Constraints: Extending rich-prospect browsing theory into decision support design.” Presentation at the Society for Digital Humanities/ Société pour l’étude des médias interactifs annual conference at the 2012 Congress of the Social Sciences and Humanities,University of Waterloo May 26-June 2, 2012.

Frizzera, L., Ruecker, S., Radzikowska, M., Rockwell, G., Brown, S., & INKE TEAM. (2012b). Workflow Interface for Editorial Process. Presentation at the Society for Digital Humanities/ Société pour l’étude des médias interactifs annual conference at the 2012 Congress of the Social Sciences and Humanities, University of Waterloo May 26-June 2, 2012.

Sondheim, Daniel Martin, Susan Brown, Teresa Dobson, Luciano Frizzera, Mihaela Ilovan, Milena Radzikowska, Geoffrey Rockwell, Stan Ruecker, Stéfan Sinclair, Jennifer Windsor, Christian Vandendorpe, and the INKE Research Group. “Interface to Interface Research”. Presentation in the panel at the Society for Digital Humanities/ Société pour l’étude des médias interactifs annual conference at the 2012 Congress of the Social Sciences and Humanities,University of Waterloo May 26-June 2, 2012.

Ruecker, Stan, Geoffrey Rockwell, Stéfan Sinclair, Milena Radzikowska, Teresa Dobson, Ann Blandford, Susan Brown and Brent Nelson with Daniel Sondheim, Mihaela Ilovan, Jennifer Windsor, Mark Bieber, Sara Faisal, Alejandro Giacometti, Piotr Michura, Luciano Frizzera, Kamal Ranaweera, Carlos Fiorentino, Omar Rodriguez, and the INKE Research Group. “The beginning, the middle, and the end: new tools for the scholarly edition.” Presentation at INKE: Research Foundations for Understanding Books and Reading in a Digital Age: Text and Beyond.November 18, 2011. Ritsumeikan University, Kyoto, Japan.

Brown, Susan, Ofer Arazy, Stan Ruecker, Milena Radzikowska, Geoffrey Rockwell, Ashley Moroz, Megan Sellmer, and the INKE Research Group. “From CRUD to CREAM: imagining a rich scholarly repository interface.” Presentation at INKE: Research Foundations for Understanding Books and Reading in a Digital Age: Text and Beyond.November 18, 2011. Ritsumeikan University, Kyoto, Japan.

Nelson, Brent, Stan Ruecker, Milena Radzikowska, Stéfan Sinclair, Susan Brown, Mark Bieber, and the INKE Research Group. “A Short History and Demonstration of the Dynamic Table of Contexts.” Presentation at INKE: Research Foundations for Understanding Books and Reading in a Digital Age: Text and Beyond.November 18, 2011. Ritsumeikan University, Kyoto, Japan.

Radzikowska, Milena, Stan Ruecker, Chung Ta, Walter Bischof, and Fraser Forbes. “Human Decisions for a Machine World: Designing Experimental Interface Alternatives that Support Decision Making.” Presentation at the International Conference on Interaction Design,Hong Kong Polytechnic, Nov 9­—11, 2011.

Ruecker, Stan, Jim Allman, Jason Boyd, Susan Brown, Michael Burden, Johanna Drucker, Carlos Fiorentino, Wayne Graham, Bethany Nowviskie, Geoffrey Rockwell, Omar Rodriguez-Arenas, Milena Radzikowska. “The Visual Representation of Time.” Presentation at the Canadian Women Writers Conference: Space / Place /Play. Ryerson University, Toronto, ON. Oct 27­—29, 2011.

Radzikowska, Milena, Stan Ruecker, Susan Brown, Peter Organisciak, and the INKE Research Group. “Structured Surfaces for JiTR.” Presentation at the Digital Humanities 2011conference. Stanford, June 19-21, 2011.

Ruecker, Stan, Milena Radzikowska, Alejandro Giacometti, Mark Bieber, and the INKE Research Group. “Corpora Interface Prototypes.” Presentation at the Society for Digital Humanities/ Société pour l’étude des médias interactifs annual conference at the 2011 Congress of the Social Sciences and Humanities, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton. May 30­—June 1, 2011.

Radzikowska, Milena, Stan Ruecker, and Chung Ta. “So, Why is this a Digital Humanities Project: An Interdisciplinary Case Study in Connecting DH, Engineering and Industry.” Presentation at the Society for Digital Humanities/ Société pour l’étude des médias interactifs annual conference at the 2011 Congress of the Social Sciences and Humanities,University of New Brunswick, Fredericton. May 30­—June 1, 2011.

Radzikowska, Milena, Stan Ruecker, Susan Brown, and Jeff Antoniuk. “Slicing, Dicing, and Splicing on the Orlando Breadboard.” Presentation at the Society for Digital Humanities/ Société pour l’étude des médias interactifs annual conference at the 2011 Congress of the Social Sciences and Humanities,University of New Brunswick, Fredericton. May 30­—June 1, 2011.

Radzikowska, Milena, Stan Ruecker, and Geoffrey Rockwell. “Seeing, Thinking, Making: Students Experiment with Humanities Data Visualization.” 2011 Pica Design Conference,Banff, Alberta.
May 1-3, 2011.

Radzikowska, Milena, Stan Ruecker, Walter Bischof, Michelle Annette, and Fraser Forbes. “Geared Decisions: Experimenting with Decision Support Visualizations.” Presentation at the Design and Emotion Conference.Illinois Institute of Technology. Chicago. Oct 5-7, 2010.

Brown, Susan, Jeffery Antoniuk, Mike Bauer, Jenn Berberich, Milena Radzikowska, Stan Ruecker, and Terence Yung. “How Do You Visualize a Million Links?” Presentation at the Digital Humanities 2010conference. King’s College London, July 7-11, 2010.

Ruecker, Stan, Milena Radzikowska, Mark Bieber, Shannon Lucky, Geoffrey Rockwell, Daniel Sondheim, Teresa Dobson, Karen Taylor, Stéfan Sinclair, Cyril Briquet, Jenn Ross, Christian Vandendorpe, and the INKE Research Group. “INKE Interface Design Panel on Citation Design.” Presentation at the Society for Digital Humanities/ Société pour l’étude des médias interactifs annual conference at the 2010 Congress of the Social Sciences and Humanities,Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec. May 31-June 2, 2010.

Michura, Piotr, Stan Ruecker, Carlos Fiorentino, and Milena Radzikowska. “Text as image: visualization components of text analysis tools.” Presentation at the Society for Digital Humanities/ Société pour l’étude des médias interactifs annual conference at the 2009 Congress of the Social Sciences and Humanities, Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario. May 25-27, 2009.

Brown, Susan, Jeffery Antoniuk, Sharon Farnel, Isobel Grundy, Stan Ruecker, Matt Patey, Stéfan Sinclair, and Milena Radzikowska. “Making Sense of Literary History: The Dense Associative Web of Orlando.” Presentation at the third Digital Humanities and Computer Science (DHCS) Colloquium. Nov 1­—3, 2008. Chicago: University of Chicago, 2008.

MacDonald, Andrew, Amit Kumar, Matt Bouchard, Alejandro Giacometti, Matt Patey, Milena Radzikowska, Piotr Michura, Carlos Fiorentino, Stan Ruecker, Catherine Plaisant, and Stefan Sinclair. “Dozens of Little Radio Stations: Getting Technologies Talking in the MONK Workbench.” Presentation at the third Digital Humanities and Computer Science (DHCS) Colloquium.Nov 1­—3, 2008. Chicago: University of Chicago, 2008.

Giacometti, Alejandro, Stan Ruecker, Ian Craig, Gerry Derksen, and Milena Radzikowska. “Introducing the Ripper Interface for Text Collections.” Presentation at the Canadian Symposium on Text Analysis (CaSTA) Conference: New Directions in Text Analysis. A Joint Humanities Computing, Computer Science Conferenceat University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, October 16-18, 2008.

Ruecker, Stan, Milena Radzikowska and Stéfan Sinclair. “Hackfests, Designfests, and Writingfests: The Role of Intense Periods of Face-to-Face Collaboration in International Research Teams.” Presentation at the Digital Humanities 2008 conference. Oulu, Finland. June 25-29, 2008.

Sinclair, Stéfan, Andrew Macdonald, Matthew Bouchard, Mike Plouffe, Alejandro Giacometti, Amit Kumar, Milena Radzikowska, Stan Ruecker, Piotr Michura, Carlos Fiorentino, Matthew Kirschenbaum, and Catherine Plaisant. “Late Nights at the Scriptorium: Interim Results from the Interface Cell of the MONK Project.” Presentation at the Society for Digital Humanities/ Société pour l’étude des médias interactifs annual conference at the 2008 Congress of the Social Sciences and Humanities,University of British Columbia. June 2-3, 2008.

Michura, Piotr, Stan Ruecker, Milena Radzikowska, and Carlos Fiorentino. “The Novel as a List of Words.” The Potential and Limitations of a List: an International Transdisciplinary Workshop.At the Center for Theoretical Study, the Charles University and the Philosophical Institute of the Academy of the Sciences of the Czech Republic, Prague. Nov 8-9, 2007.

Ruecker, Stan, Milena Radzikowska, Susan Brown, Thomas M. Nelson, Isobel Grundy, Patricia Clements, Sharon Balasz, Jeff Antoniuk, and Stéfan Sinclair. “The Dynamic Table of Contents: Extending a Venerable List in a Digital Context.” The Potential and Limitations of a List: an International Transdisciplinary Workshop.At the Center for Theoretical Study, the Charles University and the Philosophical Institute of the Academy of the Sciences of the Czech Republic, Prague. Nov 8-9, 2007.

Fiorentino, Carlos, Stan Ruecker, Piotr Michura, Milena Radzikowska. “Dial “R” for Repetition.” Presentation at the Society for Digital Humanities (SDH/SEMI)conference. University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon. May 28-30, 2007.

Michura, Piotr, Stan Ruecker, Carlos Fiorentino, and Milena Radzikowska. “A Text Is a String of Words.” Presentation at the Society for Digital Humanities (SDH/SEMI)conference. University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon. May 28-30, 2007.

Radzikowska, Milena, Stan Ruecker, Carlos Fiorentino, and Piotr Michura. “The Novel as Slot Machine.” Presentation at the Society for Digital Humanities (SDH/SEMI) conference. University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon. May 28-30, 2007.

Ruecker, Stan, Ximena Rossello, Greg Lord, and Milena Radzikowska. “The Clear Browser: Visually Positioning an Interface for Data Mining by Humanities Scholars.” Presentation at the Digital Humanities 2006conference, at the Sorbonne, Paris, France. July 5-9, 2006.

Ruecker, Stan, Stéfan Sinclair, and Milena Radzikowska. “The Aesthetic Function: The role of visual communication design in interface research.” Presentation at the Joint International Conference of the Association for Literary and Linguistic Computing (ALLC) and the Association for Computers and the Humanities (ACH). Victoria, BC. June 15-18, 2005.

Refereed Conference Posters

Brown, Susan, Nadine Adelaar, Teresa Dobson, Ruth Knechtel, Andrew MacDonald, Brent Nelson, Milena Radzikowska, Geoff Roeder, Stan Ruecker, Stéfan Sinclair, Jennifer Windsor, Ernesto Peña. “Probing Digital Scholarly Curation through the Dynamic Table of Contexts.” Poster at DH2014 Lausanne, July 7-10, 2014.

Radzikowska, Milena, Stan Ruecker, Walter F. Bischof, Michelle Annett, and Fraser Forbes. “Sprockets for Gears: Interactive Decision Support Visualization for Multi-Modal Industries.” Poster presented at the Chicago Colloquium on Digital Humanities and Computer Science. Chicago, The Illinois Institute of Technology, Nov. 14-16, 2009.

Awards & Nominations

Design Educator of the Year, Registered Graphic Designers of Canada (RGD), 2018—2019.

Effective Team Award, Writer’s Retreat for AcademicPublication Project (WRAPP), MRC, 2008.

Fiorentino, C., S. Ruecker, P. Michura, M. Radzikowska. (2008). “Magic Circle.” Tied for first place in Best Idea for New Tool category. 2008 T-REX (TADA Research Evaluation eXchange). Hamilton: McMaster University.

Radzikowska, M. and C. Shaddock. (2007). Best Static Imagery. mediaFresh,
Digital Media Association of Alberta Awards.