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Global Game Jam 2017: A Rousing Success!

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After many hard working hours, Global Game Jam 2017 has come to a conclusion. Our students produced seven games in total, all free to download! Check them out on our Global Game Jam team page or with the links below. Fox 13 did a couple news segments on The Jam, which you can watch below. Protect your sand castle from …

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U of U vs BYU in LoL

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THE HOLY WARS OF ESPORTS HAS BEGUN Stream at Twitch.tv/Riotgames Come out and Join The University of Utah’s and BYU (Brigham Young University)’s League of Legends Teams duke it out on the big screen. Come cheer on your favorite team and get your chance at some League of Legends swag and the chance to meet special guests brought to you …

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EAE to offer new Unity certification to students

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[vc_column_text]FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE NEW UNITY CERTIFICATE PLEASE SEE THE INFORMATION PAGE[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]From the Unity Press Room Top Game Design Program in the US First to Offer the Unity Certification Exam to All Entertainment Arts & Engineering Undergraduate Seniors and Graduate Students While Covering Exam Costs SAN FRANCISCO, CA-- Aug 30, 2016 -- Unity Technologies, the largest global development platform for ...
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Utah’s Video Game Design Program Ranked #1 In World

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From The Daily Utah Chronicle CAROLYN WEBBER on March 23, 2016 at 1:28 am The Princeton Review named the U’s Entertainment Arts & Engineering (EAE) program number one in the world for undergraduate students studying game design. This is a jump from last year’s ranking at number two. The graduate program is ranked number three this year and has been …

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EAE Faculty receive top honors from University Career Services!

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Five faculty members from the University of Utah’s College of Engineering are among 20 people campus-wide to be recognized by the university’s Career Services for its first annual Faculty Recognition Program. The award is given to faculty who contribute to students’ career development and exploration. Nominations were made by students, and winners were selected for their dedication to help students …

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New joint MBA/MEAE Degree for Fall 2016!

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The University of Utah’s No.1- ranked video game program, Entertainment Arts & Engineering (EAE), and the David Eccles School of Business announce the creation of the nation’s first dual master’s degree combining a Master of Business Administration with a Master in EAE in game development. This unique degree for graduate students is designed to prepare them for all facets of …

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"RANDOM BREAKFAST: STEPPING INTO THE GAMING INDUSTRY" – Slug Magazine

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BY ASHLEY LIPPERT [KARANEBETI@GMAIL.COM] Posted January 8, 2016 | Slug Magazine There’s plenty going on in the gaming industry right here in our backyard, and we need to start feeding those flames by supporting local game creators. Many of them get their start at the University of Utah, mostly in the Entertainment Arts and Engineering (EAE) program. One such group of …