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I am Associate Professor and AT&T Scholar in the Department of Media and Information at Michigan State University’s College of Communication Arts and Sciences. I am also (temporarily) a Visiting Research Fellow with the NTU Institute for Science and Technology for Humanity in Singapore, working at the WKW School of Communication and Information

I am also affiliate faculty in MSU’s Education Psychology and Education Technology Program and the Department of Psychology as well as a core faculty member for MSU’s Center for Gender in Global Context. I am also affiliated with MSU’s GEL lab and Serious Games program as well as the Meaningful Play conference.

My PhD is from the Annenberg School for Communication (USC) . I have an MA in Communication and a BA in Science, Technology and Society (with a minor in Creative Writing: Poetry), both from Stanford University.

Here are my official MSU and Google Scholar pages.

Recent Tweets:

@raratan

- May 22, 2020

Post- @ICAGames business meeting virtual hangout! We avoided the elephant in the room https://t.co/pPLIPnQgTD
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@raratan

- May 22, 2020

#ica20 Virtual Dance Party: 9 PM -11 PM EST Saturday (May 23), and 9 AM - 11 AM EST Sunday (May 24). Of course I vo… https://t.co/lzlcd8Doxo
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@raratan

- May 17, 2020

RT @icahdq: Where are YOU giving your talk from? Share your #ica20 setup. #wewillmeetyouwhereyouare https://t.co/DYzIFCgVv7
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