September 27-30/ 2018: Deliver Keynote Address titled, “Fungal Signaling, Sensing, and Sex: Adventures of a Woman in Science”, at Mycelium Mysteries fall retreat, Midwest Herbal Conference, Almond WI
February 2018: Working on third book tentatively titled, “My Mom Nell: How She Emerged From The Victorian Age”
June, 2016: Reading/Discussion of “A Woman of Science” and “An American Harvest” at Bookstock in Woodstock
05/11-13/16: Book signing and give away of “An American Harvest” at Book Expo of America, Booth #1020, McCormick Place, Chicago, Ill.
04/29/16: Reading excerpts of published essay titled “Mother Nature’s Kama Sutra” at launch date of “The Best of Burlington Writers Workshop 2016”, Burlington Center for the Arts, Church St.
04/23/16: Reading and advance copies of “An American Harvest” at New Stage, in Putney, Vermont, 15 Kimball Hill 5-8pm
09/25/14: Reading/discussion Varnum Library, Jeffersonville, VT, 7 pm
01/11/14: Invited key note speaker on Love, Sex and Mushrooms at the Vermont Bar Association’s annual “Winter Melt” at the Sheraton Hotel, Montreal, Quebec.
09/22/13: Reading/discussion for the Burlington Book Festival “Women’s Work”, Phoenix Book Store, Burlington VT
09/24/13: Presentation for the Burlington Garden Club, Faith Universal Methodist Church, 899 Dorset St. So. Burlington, VT: “Fungi in Our Ecosystem and their Many Ways of Reproducing”.
08/13/13: Book reading/discussion, Galaxy Books, Hardwick, VT
08/08/13: Interview on Vermont Edition, Vermont Public Radio
08/24/12: Presentation titled “Fungi: Nature’s Testing Ground for Sex” at Twenty-sixth Annual Raper Symposium held in honor of Cardy’s deceased brother in law, Kenneth Raper, former Professor of Bacteriology at the University of Wisconsin, Madison.
07/25/12: Signed contract with Hatherleigh Press, distributed by Random House, for publication of A Woman of Science (formerly titled Love, Sex and Mushrooms: Adventures of a Woman in Science).
05/08/12: Love, Sex and Mushrooms received IPPY bronze award recognizing excellence for independently published books in science. Click here for more information about this award.
02/10/12: Reading/Discussion at Everyone’s Books, Brattleboro, VT
10/10/11: Reading/Discussion at Westminster West, VT, Public Library
10/05/11: Lecture/Discussion at State University of New York, Plattsburgh
09/10/11: Reading/Discussion at Fletcher Free Library, Burlington, VT
08/09/11: Reading/Discussion at Dept. Microbiol. & Molec. Genetics U. VT Retreat