Catherine Lewis is an Associate Professor in the Media Design Unit in the Humanities Department of Hostos Community College. Professor Lewis holds a BA in art history and studio art from The University of Virginia in Charlottesville and an MFA in Design & Technology from Parsons School of Design. In 2012, Lewis and her Co-Principal Investigator, Rees Shad, were awarded the NSF Advanced Technological Education Grant for their project, “Designing Futures with Games: Game-Framed Mathematics and Science as a Pathway to Multimedia Technology Careers." Professor Lewis’ academic research interests include assessment, ePortfolios, and educational technology. Her creative practice includes works on paper and fiber arts, and her work has been shown at galleries across Manhattan and Brooklyn.