“Walking the Last Mile Home” in The Strong Gray Line: The West Point Class of 2004 Remembers 10 Years of War, October 2014, Pre-publication website: http://www.thestronggrayline.com/ (forthcoming).
“ Dispatches From the Student Nation: Collegians Tell Us What’s Really Happening on Campus,” Chicago Tribune Magazine, 23 March 2003, Section, “Spirited Display: Cadets Dress For Battle On Game Day.”
“A Cleansing Run Keeps All-Star’s Spirit Pushing On,” Chicago Tribune All-State Academic Team, 7 May 2000, Section 17.
“Contra Friedman: A Case for National Conscription,” Inter-University Seminar on Armed Forces & Society 2013 International Conference, The Palmer House Hilton in Chicago, Illinois, USA October 25-27, 2013 (forthcoming).
“Why Diversifying Philosophy is Just Lip Service: Why the Minority Issue is Neglected and Misrepresented,” American Philosophical Association, University of Dayton, Ohio, 29-31 May 2013. Also, presented at Loyola University Chicago Philosophy Coffee Shop Symposium: “Building Community through Philosophical Discourse,” Chicago, IL, 12 April 2013.
“Autonomy and the Military: Developing Relational Skills to Form the Professional Military
Ethic,” 6th Annual Interdisciplinary Research Symposium for Graduate School Students, Loyola University Chicago, 20 April 2013.
“Personal Autonomy and the Challenges of Subservience,” Midsouth Philosophy Conference, Knox College, Memphis, Tennessee, 15-16 February 2013.
“Political Obligation: Reviving Our Taste for Liberty,” The Ethics of Vicarious Warfare, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, 3-6 December 2012. Found at: http://c.ymcdn.com/sites/www.leavenworthethicssymposium.org/resource/resmgr/2012_papers/phonexayphova-political_obli.pdf.
Reply to Paul Hammond’s (University of Memphis) “The Un-Jointness of Collective Action: When the Right Hand doesn't Know what the Left Hand is Doing,” Midsouth Philosophy Conference, Rhodes College, Memphis, Tennessee, 15 February 2013.