Community PlanIt is an online game platform designed to make engaging the public in civic planning processes more inclusive, fun, and rewarding.
Civic Seed is a multi-player RPG that harnesses the power of online social play to teach and certify students to civically engage with partner communities.
Public Engagement City Accelerator is an initiative of Living Cities and the Citi Foundation that explores best practices for engaging lower income residents and effective city government structures.
Handwashing with Ananse is a storybook game that teaches Ghanaian children how to handwash with soap and water.
UpRiver is a game that the teaches the principles of flood prediction, specifically along the Zambezi River
Boda Boda is a game designed to reinforce the basic tenets of a first aid certification course for drivers of motorcycle taxis in Uganda.
Work Flow is a tabletop game designed to facilitate meaningful conversation and the creation of peer-to-peer networks to help address youth unemployment in Bhutan.
Habit@ was a year-long experiment in designing and deploying a cluster of engagement tools to better understand the benefits and challenges of new technology in community organizations.
Unlocking Health is a digital game that uses world exploration and strategy to teach the principles of Results Based Financing.
@Stake is a role-playing and tabletop card game that fosters democracy, empathy, and creative problem solving for civic issues.
The "Make the Breast Pump Not Suck" Hackathon is a Data Analysis and Storytelling Effort for Feminist Technologies
Risk Horizon is a real time strategy game that teaches how and why risk management is important for healthy development.
Y-Adapt Y-Adapt is a curriculum consisting of games and playful activities that helps youth to understand climate change and take climate adaptation actions in their community.
Emerging Citizens Emerging Citizens is a free-to-play suite of digital multiplayer games that teach students how to critique and create civic media.
Boston Coastline Future Past is a series of performative walking tours along the historical and future coastlines of the City of Boston.
Civic Media Project is a collection of over 100 case studies from around the world that explore the intersection of media, technology, and engagement in civic life
DataBasic is a suite of easy-to-use web tools for beginners that introduce concepts of working with data.
NewsPix is a Chrome browser extension that delivers news photos and stories straight to your browser.
eLEEP is a health and media literacy project that works with communities, schools and organizations to build media competencies for social change, civic voices, and consumer empowerment
A Tethered World is a global study that evaluated the mobile habits of students of 52 nationalities, attending universities in eight countries, on three continents.
A Community Approach to Research Partnerships (CARP) is an effort to develop models for effective community-academic partnerships
Campaign Limericks is an event based project party where participants remix presidential candidates' speeches into limericks. We call these "quantitative political poetry parties" or QPPPs.
Participatory Chinatown is a multiplayer video game designed to be played in a large physical space to engage people in Boston's Chinatown neighborhood in a master planning process.
Theater Game Jam is an interdisciplinary community engagement initiative that brings together theater makers and game designers to create game-based immersive theater experiences.
Boston Civic Media Consortium Boston Civic Media is a faculty-led network that builds relationships, shares knowledge and develops innovative curriculum in civic media to enhance undergraduate education.
Salzburg Academy on Media & Global Change The Salzburg Academy on Media & Global Change is a three week summer project that gathers young people from over 30 countries around the world to collaboratively build media responses to some of the biggest problems facing society today.