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Miami among top eSports college programs
Gameogre.com, May 13 (subscription may be required)
New majors, a new department, approved by Miami trustees
Miami University trustees at their May 17 meeting approved the establishment of two bachelor of arts degrees — one with a major in data analytics and one with a major in organizational leadership — both in the College of Arts and Science.
Miami launches first Boldly Creative initiatives
New healthcare programs, several analytics degrees and certificates, micro-credentials and robotics are among ideas supported in the first round of Boldly Creative investments at Miami University.
Bob De Schutter on Grandmother's War Experience in 'Brukel'
Bie Verlinden spent World War II in a shelter at the Brukel farmhouse where she grew up. Her grandson, Miami professor Bob De Schutter, has made a computer game about the war experience of his 93-year-old grandmother.
Phill Alexander on diversity and inclusion in e-sports
Variety.com, March 18 (subscription may be required)
Game design at Miami ranked 3rd best in U.S. among publics
A bachelor of science program in game design is undergoing a review process by the state.Miami University and its Armstrong Institute for Interactive Media Studies (AIMS) program are ranked 11th best overall and 3rd among public universities in the newly released Princeton Review’s 2019 ranking of "Top 50 Undergraduate Schools for Game Design."
Miami ranks among top 20 schools for game design 2019 by Princeton Review
News 9.com, State of Digital Publishing.com and Business.malvern-online.com, March 12 and Biz Journals.com, March 14 (subscription may be required)
Bob de Schutter on the increased demographic market among older gamers
Game Daily.biz, March 5 (subscription may be required)
Miami among universities to award scholarships for e-sports program
Forbes.com, Feb. 18 and EdSurge.com, Feb. 27 (subscription may be required)