As MAGPI Manager of Educational Services, Anika interacts with local, regional, national, and international MAGPI members and content partners to develop and facilitate new teaching methodologies for K20, higher ed, research, healthcare, and arts institutions. Anika studied journalism at Temple University, and entered the field of content development and new technology application in 1996 as an editorial assistant in the Human-Computer Interaction Laboratory at the University of Maryland Institute of Advanced Computer Studies. In the years since, she has worked in print and multimedia content development for broadcast, publishing and educational institutions, including National Geographic, Time Life Education, Calvert Education Services and Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. Anika is a two-time recipient of the Time Life Inc. Above and Beyond Award for research and co-authoring for the 20th Century America Student Library, and for her efforts in Broward and Dade counties (FL) as a teacher-educator for Time Life's People with a Dream series.