Al Jazeera Interviews Anthropology's Dana Herrera about Life Lessons from Online Games

Al Jazeera logoSaint Mary's Anthropology Professor Dana Herrera was recently a guest on the Al Jazeera program The Stream. Herrera discussed the ten year anniversary of World of Warcraft and what life lessons young people can gain from virtual gaming. Herrera's academic research includes examining how virtual interactions though online games can be used to convey educational aspects of anthropology. The Stream is social media community and a daily television program on the international network focusing on stories about global digital and social media trends. Watch the interview.

Date of Mention: 
Monday, December 1, 2014