Harrisburg University interactive media

Jan
11

University Ramping Up for “Let’s Play PA” Game Development Convention

On Saturday, February 18th, Harrisburg University of Science and Technology will be host to the second Let’s Play PA, a game development convention that aims to bring as many game game development students, educators, and professionals under one roof for a day of sharing, learning, and networking. This event is meant to celebrate, support, and […]

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Jan
11

Registration Opens for Global Game Jam

For the 5th year in a row, Harrisburg University of Science and Technology will be one of hundreds of international host sites for the Global Game Jam, the largest game creation event in the world. This event, which starts on Friday, January 20th (local time) and end on Sunday, January 22nd (local time), challenges thousands […]

By Steven Infanti | University Events . University News
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Dec
27

Veteran video game designer ready to take Harrisburg University students to next level as Game Designer in Residence

  Michael Stout loved video games from the time he sat on his father’s lap and played Centipede on an early computer. But it wasn’t until years later, when he designed a game for a high school class project, that he realized he could create them for a living. “It was like, ‘Oh wow, people […]

By Steven Infanti | Faculty Profiles . University News
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Apr
11

Interactive gaming design at Harrisburg University hits spotlight

When many think of game design, people picture places like Los Angeles and New York being prime hubs and headquarters of this technologically advanced field. Yet, interactive game design is being done locally, with Harrisburg University serving as the site. FOX43’s Drew Anderson hit the scene to get the full scoop on the interactive media. […]

By Steven Infanti | Student News . Uncategorized . University News
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Feb
03

Harrisburg University Students Win Scholarship To Attend The Video Game Industry’s Biggest Conferences

Lewis Ellis and Grant Hoover have received the golden ticket of the entertainment industry’s biggest conferences. Thanks to a scholarship offered by Harrisburg University of Science and Technology, these Interactive Media seniors have been given a chance to attend three conferences free of charge as the new Interactive Media Ambassadors for HU. “There are so […]

By Steven Infanti | Uncategorized . University News
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Jan
19

Get Your Game On! Develop Your New Career At HU

CBS-21 recently visited Harrisburg University of Science and Technology  to learn more about the career prospects for students in the interactive media major at HU.  Their story follows below or click here to watch the segment: According to Fortune magazine, Pennsylvania is now one of the top ten states for video game development, and with […]

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Sep
25

Award Show to Recognize Best in Game Development in Commonwealth

Join video game students, developers, studios and enthusiasts from across the state  for a free award ceremony celebrating Pennsylvania’s Video Game Industry. The event is set for 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., October 2nd at the Whitaker Center on Market Street in Harrisburg, PA. It’s all part of the one-day Let’s Play PA, a conference […]

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Sep
14

Let’s Play PA Conference: Celebrating the craft of video game development in Pennsylvania

Join us at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology on October 2nd for a one-day conference on video game development. The free Let’s Play PA event will combine a conference and awards show celebrating the efforts of hundreds of PA talented student, developers and hobbyists. Set for 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., the focus of […]

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