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Karen Schrier

Marist College
Associate Professor/Director of Games
Dr. Karen Schrier is Associate Professor and Director of Games at Marist College. Prior to Marist, she produced and designed media at places like Scholastic, Nickelodeon and BrainPOP. She is the editor of the book series, Learning, Education & Games, published by ETC Press (Carnegie Mellon), co-editor of two books on games and ethics, and co-author of a UNESCO paper on games and empathy. Her latest book, Knowledge Games: How Playing Games Can Help Solve Problems, Create Insight, and Make Change, was published by Johns Hopkins University Press. She holds degrees from Columbia University, MIT, and Amherst College.