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Cheryl Reif

Cheryl lives and writes with her inspirational family, two energetic dogs, and a small mammal menagerie, all of which are fairly tame. She writes about cool science stuff for children and adults, daydreams about stories and characters 87% of the time, and tries not to plot novels while driving. You can also find Cheryl on Twitter @CherylRWrites, Pinterest., and Google. Come say hi!


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Awards & Honors

Academic Achievements

  • 2013: Successfully completed Gamification, taught by Professor Kevin Werbach of University of Pennsylvania Wharton School of Business, through Coursera (Click for verified student record)
    • Course Description: Gamification is the application of game elements and digital game design techniques to non-game problems, such as business and social impact challenges. This course will teach you the mechanisms of gamification, why it has such tremendous potential, and how to use it effectively.
  • 2013: Successfully completed Nutrition for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, taught by Katie Ferraro, MPH, RD, CDE, of the University of California, San Francisco, through Coursera (Click for verified student record)

Awards and Honors