Maria Boggan
Maria Boggan
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Maria is a Senior Writer for Nerd News. She has a Master’s Degree in Special Education, with a certification in Autism and early childhood development. She has a love of cosplay, makeup EFX, and art. Greg Nicotero is her spirit animal.

Cards Against Humanity Wants You To Donate To Their Holiday Hole

Cards Against Humanity apparently loves to troll us for the holidays.  Just in time for the beginning of the Holiday shopping season, Cards Against Humanity is digging a ginormous hole in the earth and properly naming it the ‘Holiday Hole.’…

Grand Rapids Comic Con Cosplay Gallery

Here’s some of the coolest cosplay we spotted at Grand Rapids Comic Con this past weekend!    

Gamification Uses Minecraft And Pokemon To Teach Your Child

As we begin a new school year, many teachers are still scrambling to find ways to connect with their students. Being a teacher myself, I am beginning to realize that technology has become a magnificent tool to use in the…

Wizard World Chicago Cosplay Galleries

Cosplay at this year’s Wizard World Chicago Comic Con was incredible this year! I think this was the most cosplay I have ever seen at a Wizard World Comic Con! I was disappointed that we did not get to see…

EA Is Offering A Limited Free Trial Of Garden Warfare 2

    EA is giving us a freebie starting today! A 10 hour trial of Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2 is available now on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Don’t panic PC owners, the same trial will be available…

The Walking Dead Panel At SDCC Was Full Of Fun, Glitter, And An Evil Twin Named Karen

The Walking Dead panel at Comic Con is usually a pretty big deal, and this year it did not disappoint. In fact, unless you are the type that was strictly fixated on who Negan killed, this was the best panel…

BEEP BEEP, Richie! Here’s Our First Look at the New Pennywise

  He’s coming… Entertainment Weekly debuted the first sneak peek at Pennywise the Dancing Clown from next year’s remake of the famous Stephen King novel, It.  Bill Skarsgard, from Hemlock Grove will play the creepy clown. For those who are unfamiliar…

Amazon Looks To “Inspire” Teachers With Free Resources

    Amazon recently announced its education marketplace called Amazon Inspire. Amazon Inspire is a free service aimed to support learning and teaching in a digital classroom by offering lesson plans and resources for Pre K-12th grades. Amazon conveniently made…

Givling Rewards Your Genius With Student Loan Repayment

I came across Givling while researching options for the dark cloud that follows me around called Student Loans.  Givling is a trivia game that crowd funds the payoff of student loan debt and pays out daily cash incentive prizes to…

Kit Harington and Friends Read Prince Lyrics and It’s Amazing!

W Magazine posted a couple videos today that feature Kit Harington, Chris Evans, Cindy Crawford and Tye Sheridan reciting the late Prince’s lyrics in an amusing and sexy tribute.  It takes you back and puts a smile on your face.…