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10/16/2017
GDC Course
The Global Game Jam is an annual event in which participants design and create digital and non-digital games over the course of one weekend — spread out over the world, but sharing their games for the world to play.
09/29/2017
Miami among colleges in National Association of Collegiate Esports
Fortune.com, Sept. 27 (subscription may be required)
09/28/2017
University Libraries, AIMS and IT services partner on groundbreaking esports arena
New esports arena provides dedicated space for newest varsity sport at Miami.A new competitive landscape is building across colleges and universities nationally, and the Miami University Libraries, in partnership with the Armstrong Institute for Interactive Media Studies and IT services, is helping take the game - or gaming - up a notch.
09/27/2017
Psychologist Richard E. Mayer returns to Miami for colloquium on multimedia learning
On October 19, Miami alum and world-renowned educational psychologist Richard E. Mayer returned to campus to give a psychology colloquium on multimedia learning and how knowledge can be transferred to new situations.
09/19/2017
Students spend the summer on both sides of the Atlantic for unique "inside" looks at careers in PR, media, and advertising
During the summer of 2017, juniors Katy O'Neill (strategic communication and American studies) and Olivia Prosser (strategic communication and professional writing) participated in the Inside London and Inside New York workshops respectively to learn about potential career paths focused on the worlds of PR, media, journalism, and advertising
09/12/2017
Educational psychologist Richard E. Mayer to discuss how video games can be used in teaching
1969 Miami alum Richard E. Mayer returns to his alma mater later this month to give a special colloquium on how psychologists use video games and multimedia for education
07/12/2017
Glenn Platt on Amazon Echo capabilities
NY Times.com and Aflnet.net, July 11 (subscription may be required)