Graduate Student Researcher
Alison is a doctoral student in the Educational Leadership program with a focus on higher education. Her research centers on digital games as a third space in higher education and how it supports student learning and development both in and out of the classroom. Prior to starting her doctoral studies, Alison earned a BA in Latin and Classical Cultures (2009) and an MA in Linguistics and TESOL (2012) at the Ball State University and an MEd in Counselor Education: Student Affairs (2018) from Clemson. She has played, loved, and learned from video games since receiving a Sega Genesis for Christmas in 1992.