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Scholarly Works

Adrienne Decker
Assistant Professor

2017 Submissions

Book Chapter

Decker, Adrienne, Andrew Phelps, and Christopher A. Egert. "Trial by a Many-Colored Flame: A Multi-Disciplinary, Community-Centric Approach to Digital Media and Computing Education." New Directions for Computing Education: Embedding Computing Across Disciplines. Ed. Samuel B. Fee, Amanda Holland-Minkley, and Thomas E. Lombardi. Cham, SW: Springer, 2017. 237-257. Print. *

Published Conference Proceedings

Maxim, Bruce R., Stein Brunvand, and Adrienne Decker. "Use of Role-play and Gamification in a Software Project Course." Proceedings of the Frontiers in Education 2017 (Indianapolis, IN). Ed. FIE. New York, NY: IEEE, 2017. Print. *

Decker, Adrienne and Monica M. McGill. "Pre-College Computing Outreach Research: Towards Improving the Practice." Proceedings of the 48th ACM Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education (SIGCSE 2017), [Seattle, WA]. Ed. SIGCSE. New York, NY: Association for Computing Machinery, 2017. Print. «

Invited Paper

Decker, Adrienne, Andrew Phelps, and Christopher A. Egert. "Disappearing Happy Little Sheep: Changing the Culture of Computing Education by Infusing the Cultures of Games and Fine Arts." Educational Technology. (2017). Print. ∆

Journal Editor

Decker, Adrienne and Kurt Eiselt, ed. IEEE Computing in Science and Engineering: Best of RESPECT. New York: IEEE, 2017. Print. *

External Scholarly Fellowships/National Review Committee

8/1/2017 - 7/31/2020
     National Science Foundation
     Amount: $33,140 *

2016 Submissions

Journal Paper

McGill, Monica M., Adrienne Decker, and Amber Settle. "Undergraduate Students’ Perceptions of the Impact of Pre-college Computing Activities on Choices of Major." ACM Transactions on Computing Education 16. 4 (2016): 33. Web. «

Published Conference Proceedings

Decker, Adrienne and David Simkins. "Uncovering Difficulties in Learning for the Intermediate Programmer." Proceedings of the Frontiers in Education 2016 (Erie, PA). Ed. FIE. New York, NY: IEEE, 2016. Print. *

Simkins, David and Adrienne Decker. "Examining the Intermediate Programmers Understanding of the Learning Process." Proceedings of the Frontiers in Education 2016 (Erie, PA). Ed. FIE. New York, NY: IEEE, 2016. Print. *

Decker, Adrienne and David Simkins. "Everaging Role Play to Explore Software and Game Development Process." Proceedings of the Frontiers in Education 2016 (Erie, PA). Ed. FIE. New York, NY: IEEE, 2016. Print. *

Decker, Adrienne, Christopher A. Egert, and Andrew Phelps. "Splat! er, Shmup? A Postmortem on a Capstone Production Experience." Proceedings of the Frontiers in Education 2016 (Erie, PA). Ed. FIE. New York, NY: IEEE, 2016. Print. *

Morrison, Briana B., Adrienne Decker, and Lauren E. Margulieux. "Learning Loops: A Replication Study Illuminates Impact of HS Courses." Proceedings of the International Conference on International Computing Education Research (ICER '16) [Melbourne, Australia]. Ed. SIGCSE. New York, NY: Association for Computing Machinery, 2016. Print. «

Smith, Roger and Adrienne Decker. "Understanding the Impact of QPOC Representation in Video Games." Proceedings of the 2016 Research in Equity and Sustained Participation in Engineering, Computing, and Technology (RESPECT), [Atlanta, GA]. Ed. IEEE STCBP. New York, NY: IEEE, 2016. Print. *

Decker, Adrienne, Monica M. McGill, and Amber Settle. "Towards a Common Framework for Evaluating Computing Outreach Activities." Proceedings of the 47th ACM Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education (SIGCSE 2016), [Memphis, TN]. Ed. SIGCSE. New York, NY: Association for Computing Machinery, 2016. Print. «

Journal Editor

Decker, Adrienne, et al, ed. 2016 Research on Equity and Sustained Participation in Engineering, Computing, and Technology (RESPECT). Piscataway, NJ: IEEE, 2016. Print.

Peer Reviewed/Juried Poster Presentation

Smith, Roger and Adrienne Decker. "Investigating QPoC Representation in Video Games." Proceedings of the ACM Richard Tapia Celebration of Diversity in Computing 2016, [Austin, TX]. Ed. Tapia. New York, NY: Association of Computing Machinery. *

External Scholarly Fellowships/National Review Committee

9/1/2016 - 8/31/2021
     National Science Foundation
     Amount: 965,085 ≠

2015 Submissions

Full Length Book

Alphonce, Carl and Decker, Adrienne. An Introduction to Object-Oriented Programming and Problem Solving. 1 ed. New York, NY: Pearson, 2105. Web.

Published Conference Proceedings

Decker, Adrienne, Eiselt, Kurt, and Voll, Kimberly. "Understanding and Improving the Culture of Hackathons: Think Global Hack Local." Proceedings of the Frontiers in Education 2015 (El Paso, TX). Ed. FIE. New York, NY: IEEE, 2015. Print. ˜

Decker, Adrienne and Egert, Christopher A. "Is This Thing On? Determining Comfort Level with Communication Skills in a Technical Discipline." Proceedings of the Frontiers in Education 2015 (El Paso, TX). Ed. FIE. New York, NY: IEEE, 2015. Print. ˜

McGill, Monica M., Decker, Adrienne, and Settle, Amber. "Does Outreach Impact Choices of Major for Underrepresented Undergraduate Students?" Proceedings of the International Conference on International Computing Education Research (ICER '15) [Omaha, NE]. Ed. SIGCSE. New York, NY: Association of Computing Machinery, 2015. Print. «

Journal Editor

Decker, Adrienne, et al, ed. Proceedings o