Games Research Lab projects and people have been featured in the press.
Sydney Morning Herald. Study’s the name of the game. http://www.smh.com.au/national/education/studys-the-name-of-the-game-20111016-1lrfy.html#ixzz1b33xDxAR
Wired. Gamifying Education With Superfunner. http://www.wired.com/2012/11/gamifying-superfunner/
Forbes. Education Meets ‘World Of Warcraft‘. http://www.forbes.com/sites/michaelnoer/2011/08/03/top-colleges-shapiro/
Forbes. Apps And Videogames To Keep You Healthy. http://www.forbes.com/2010/01/20/iphone-apps-videogames-technology-breakthroughs-health.html?boxes=Homepagechannels
The Atlantic. Are Multiplayer Games the Future of Education? http://www.theatlantic.com/education/archive/2014/07/are-multiplayer-games-the-future-of-education/374235/
Wall Street Journal. Now Teachers Encourage Computer Games in Class. http://www.wsj.com/articles/SB10001424127887324665604579081030943142894
T.H.E. Inside Higher Ed: Game for a better grade? https://www.timeshighereducation.com/news/inside-higher-ed-game-for-a-better-grade/420024.article?sectioncode=26&storycode=420024&c=1
TC Newsroom. First-Rank Peer-Reviewed Publishing: It’s TC’s Nature http://www.tc.columbia.edu/articles/2015/november/first-rank-peer-reviewed-publishing-its-tcs-nature/
Finalist for Academic Festival Student Research Poster Conference, 2015. Monster Appetite: A game targeting one nutritional aspect with one funky game mechanic. At the Seventh Annual Academic Festival (NYC), Teachers College, Columbia University.
Most Inspirational Award, Games Learning and Society Conference, de Luna, C. Vicari, C., Toynton, T., & Lee, J. (2014, June). Arctic Saga: A Game of Negotiation and Environmental Conscientiousness (Poster). Presented at the annual meeting of the Games, Learning and Society Conference, Madison, WI.
Best of Show Poster Award, 2014. Raid the fridge!: Promoting healthy eating habits through the game Monster Appetite. At The 10thAnnual Games Learning Society (USA), Madison, Wisconsin
2013 Henry and Alberta Strage Award, Joey Lee. Award given to promote innovative thinking in educational research and education. https://vialogues.com/vialogues/play/12648/
Innovative Mobile Tech for Development Competition, 2012 Award of $800 (first prize) New Media Task Force (NMTF) at the School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA), Columbia University, aims to increase student knowledge of how technology and new media influences international development and ICT development spaces. NMTF launched its first tech competition to award current university students with innovative ideas that can be applied to mobile phones and help the millions of mobile phone users worldwide.