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ERMeCC News and Events

Dutch newspaper AD publishes plea for serious gaming by Mijke Slot and colleagues

Tuesday, 21 July 2015

"Booming Rotterdam" should benefit from the digital games industry as an engine of sustained economic growth. That is what dr. Mijke Slot (ERMeCC), Paul Rutten (Hogeschool Rotterdam) and Matthijs Leendertse (ELM Concepts) suggest...

Laura Braden receives VENI-scholarship for project on interdisciplinary creative careers

Tuesday, 21 July 2015

ERMeCC member Dr. Laura Braden from the Department of Arts and Culture Studies is one of eleven talented researchers from Erasmus University who have received a VENI-scholarship from NWO. 

Dr. Mijke Slot wins Education Prize

Monday, 13 July 2015

Dr. Mijke Slot, ERMeCC member and lecturer in the Department of Media and Communication, has won the Education Prize this year. She will receive the award on Monday, August 31st.

Tonny Krijnen & Sofie van Bauwel publish book

Monday, 13 July 2015

Why do some TV genres have the label feminine or masculine? Why do we worry about boys playing video games too much while girls play just as often? Is the TV show Sex and the City empowering or not? Why are recent television...

Payal Arora starts ITS Global Fellowship in Brazil

Tuesday, 7 July 2015

Dr. Payal Arora was nominated as an ITS Global Fellow at the Institute of Technology and Society in Rio de Janeiro in Brazil. She has been selected as one of the six fellows and recently started the fellowship.