Sam Mehoke is a Master's student in Positive Developmental Psychology and Evaluation. Sam is driven to better understand how video games and technology influence our development. His research currently focuses on how game mechanics might be utilized in the work place, and our daily lives to drive interest development, engagement, and bring playfulness into our lives so that we might reach our fullest potentials. Becoming our best selves can and should be fun! Before coming to Claremont, Sam studied abroad in Japan, and developed language learning games for his English classes in China. Sam enjoys learning new skills, social dancing, and exploring the outdoors.