Any upcoming events will be listed here and on the homepage calendar. Below are a sampling of Mary’s previous guest speaking engagements and workshops. If you are interested in bringing Mary in as a guest speaker or to lead a writing workshop, please visit the contact page.

Sample Guest Speaking

  • Commencement Speaker, Boston University School of Public Health
  • Guest author and Poynter Fellow, Yale Medical School
  • Guest author, bookstore speaking circuit: Harvard University Bookstore, UCONN bookstore, Yale Bookstore, Politics and Prose (Washington, DC), 
  • Discussion leader, Trinity College; Yale Community Mental Health Clinic; Wellesley; Southern CT State University 
  • Presenter, American Psychological Association annual convention; National Conference Keynote Speaker Center for Biking and Walking; Keynote New England Planning Association annual conference

Sample Writing Workshop Leader/Teacher

  • Yale Summer Writing Workshop, week-long intensive nonfiction program
  • Johns Hopkins MA in Writing Program (12 years), nonfiction
  • Program Coordinator, Full Professor, Writing Minors, Central CT State University
  • Cape Cod Writers Conference, week-long intensive nonfiction program
Mary and Donald Collins presented for Yale Psychiatry’s Grand Rounds as part of their Poynter Fellowship.
Mary and Donald Collins at their Harvard bookstore signing for At the Broken Places.