A truly interdisciplinary team of educational researchers, software engineers, artists, and storytellers, exploring the intersection of contemporary learning science and media design, specializing in mobile media, video games, and simulation.
WID and the Center for the Humanities develop and apply computational techniques to humanities topics to uncover unexpected connections and intriguing patterns in music, visual art, literature and historical works.
Game Changing Games June 2, 2015, 9:00 AMThe complexly creative endeavor of developing today's interactive digital video games requires integrating the highest levels of academic rigor, design elegance and business savvy. On June 2, Hybrid Zone X (HzX) convenes a select group spanning academia and industry to explore today’s novel ways of developing commercially viable games for research purposes.
From iPad apps used in medical courses to engaging children’s video games, GLS investigates popular use of digital technologies and how they can help improve learning and public participation in science.