Interim Director of Information Technology at Ashland University, Donald Tharp, stopped by the WRDL Studios on Thursday, Mar. 23 to talk with the crew about the rising gaming culture at Ashland University. As of 2016, 155 million Americans play games regularly (three or more hours per weeks). On average, four out of five households own a video game console. The average age of gamers is 35. Information Technology is located on the first floor of Patterson Hall and is open to all AU Students.