The Games Institute acknowledges that we are living and working on the traditional territory of the Attawandaron (also known as Neutral), Anishinaabe and Haudenosaunee peoples. The University of Waterloo is situated on the Haldimand Tract, the land promised to the Six Nations that includes six miles on each side of the Grand River.
Kristina R. Llewellyn is Full Professor of Social Development Studies and affiliated faculty with the Department of History. Her primary research area is oral history and education, which extends to the role of games and virtual reality in teaching and learning history. She is the Director (PI) of the SSHRC-funded Partnership Development Grant project Digital Oral Histories for Reconciliation: The Nova Scotia Home for Colored Children History Education Initiative (www.dohr.ca), a co-investigator with the NFRF-funded Exploration project Incorporating Social Justice into Haptic VR Storytelling (PI Dr. O. Schneider, University of Waterloo), and a co-investigator with the SSHRC-funded Partnership Grant Thinking Historically for Canada’s Future (PI Dr. C. Peck, University of Alberta) (www.thinking-historically.ca/).