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Monica McGill, Ed.D., is an Assistant Professor at Bradley University, where she oversees the Game Design program in the Department of Interactive Media. Her research areas include games for health, computing education, and broadening participation in computing. 


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Posted by Monica McGill on Tue, 04 Jun 2013 12:43:00 EDT in Business/Marketing
With all the recent talk on diversity, we took a look at the demographics of undergraduates studying games. We found some improvements, but overall, there is little diversity among the population.

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Comment In: [Blog - 08/20/2013 - 12:00]

Jess, the empirical research does ...

Jess, the empirical research does not support your theory, unfortunately. Females are turned off to game dev or do not know about it prior to moving into post-secondary school. Students even the males know little about perceived risks at this point. r n r nThere isn 't a lot of ...

Comment In: [Blog - 06/04/2013 - 12:43]

Hi Ramin, r n r ...

Hi Ramin, r n r nThat would be an interesting area to look at it. We are going to continue to look at the reasons of why , now that we have a snapshot of what is going on. We are also starting to systematically review how others are broadening ...