Luca Giupponi (2013) currently works at Michigan State University as the Educational Technology Coordinator for the English Language Center (ELC) and as an Educational Technology Specialist for the Center for Language Teaching Advancement (CeLTA). While at Iowa State, he taught ISUcomm courses (English 150 and 250), and was part of the iApp Development Project. Before studying at ISU, Luca completed his undergraduate studies in Music at the Bergamo and Como conservatories (Italy) and at Arizona State University, where he also taught beginning Italian. He specializes in Computer-Assisted Language Learning.
Major Professor: Volker Hegelheimer
Thesis title: Imaginary friends, stalking, and curating the Web: An ESL student’s use of social media