About Us

TunePad was created by the Tangible Interaction Design and Learning (TIDAL) Lab at Northwestern University in collaboration with the EarSketch team at the Georgia Institute of Technology and with funding from the National Science Foundation (grants DRL-1612619 and DRL‐1451762).

Northwestern PI: Michael Horn
Georgia Tech PIs: Brian Magerko and Jason Freeman
TunePad Design: Michael Horn and the TunePad team
Software: Michael Horn, Amartya Banerjee, and Sachin Pradhan
Music: Josh Kim, Manav Trivedi, Kenneth Clair
Graphic Design: Tom Knapp (https://99designs.com/profiles/celadon)
Curriculum: Mmachi Obiorah, Arthur Mergner, Michael Martinez, Nayah Boucaud
Research: Amartya Banerjee, Elham Beheshti, Jamie Gorson
Interns: Nayah Boucaud, JaCoya Thompson, Georgette Boateng, Emily Kang, Eunice Lee

Partner Organizations: Northwestern Office of Community Education Partnerships

  • Evanston Public Library
  • Evanston City of Learning
  • Lake View High School (Marshaun Brooks)
  • NAACP DuPage County
  • Y.O.U. Evanston
  • EvanSTEM
  • James R. Jordan Foundation
  • BBF Family Services

This project was made possible through generous funding from the National Science Foundation (grants DRL-1612619 and DRL‐1451762). Any opinions, findings and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.

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