About

mcclaran@msu.edu

Hi, there. I’m Nikki.

I am a doctoral candidate and University Enrichment Fellow at Michigan State University in the Information and Media program, where I research narrative persuasion, social norms, and health communication.

Latest Blog Posts

  • My Top 5 Teaching Tools
    I have a confession: I love finding, trying, and ultimately discarding (oops) teaching tools. I religiously listen to the recommendations portion of the Teaching in Higher Ed podcast, constantly check Jeremy Caplan’s Wonder Tools lists, and otherwise, am always on the hunt for new ways to make my teaching more effective and efficient. The problem?Continue reading “My Top 5 Teaching Tools”