What is Handshake Magazine?

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Handshake Magazine is a visionary fusion of the online and print worlds.

Handshake is not just a magazine or a website. It is also an ARG (alternate reality game) and a social media hub that uses the internet to connect with its audience in a revolutionary way. We encourage our readers to go on missions, solve puzzles, and report back to us. With Handshake, you don’t just read the magazine. You are a part of the magazine.

Created and produced by graduate journalism students at Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, the magazine and website target 20-somethings with an interest in geek, online, and gaming cultures.

This blog serves as our site’s home page. During the next six weeks, the site will transform from a simple WordPress theme into a customized blog and a proof-of-concept for Handshake‘s social-media and gaming ambitions.

Welcome to the community. Let the Game begin.

Need to contact us? Try our electronic mail account.

To know more about the staff behind Handshake, check out our Operatives page.

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