2018 South Central Writing Centers Association Conference at the University of Central Arkansas. Talk title: “From Rogue to RAD: The MIndfulness Journey for Writing Centers.”
Certified Mindfulness Meditation Teacher
Teaching mindfulness meditation at the university and in the community for nearly 10 years and maintaining a meditation practice for over 20 years. He has also taught the mind-body practices of Tai Chi Chuan and Qigong.
Digital Book Chapter Author
The Mindful Tutor is a book chapter, written with former students, appearing in How We Teach Tutors: A WLN Digital Collection.
Songwriter, Musician, Audio editor
After recording and performing music for 15 years in and around Washington, D.C., he focuses on producing soundtracks, ambient soundscapes, narration, songs, and other experiments in his project studio.
Book Chapter Author
“Mindfulness Meditation and Service Learning: Complementary Ways of Knowing” is a book chapter published in 2013 book entitled, Re-Envisioning Higher Education: Embodied Paths to Wisdom and Social Transformation.
Featherstone has presented at the International Writing Centers Association (pictured in 2015), the International Writing Across the Curriculum conference, the Association for Contemplative Mind in Higher Education, the IWCA 4 C’s Collaborative, the Mid-Atlantic Writing Centers Association, and Contemplative Practices for Higher Education.