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Texas Colleges Ramp Up Commitment to Esports

Two Texas colleges are ramping up esports. When Kilgore College reconvenes in the fall, students will have use of a new esports training room, which opened just prior to the college closing down the physical campus in response to coronavirus. And Navarro College announced that it would be launching a competitive esports league in fall 2020.

Equipping Collegiate Esports Spaces

Whether using existing systems or outfitting new purpose-built venues, schools see esports as a way to attract students and augment education.

Colleges Pitch in to 3D Print Medical Gear

Colleges all over the country are helping out COVID-19 response efforts by producing health equipment with their 3D printers, including face shields and respirator masks.

UC Irvine Shares Esports Help with New Wiki

The University of California, Irvine has opened a public wiki where colleges and universities can find information about how to run an esports program based on UCI's own experiences.

Boot Camp Opens Scholarship Programs to Widen Student Diversity

Boot camp provider Flatiron School has introduced a scholarship program intended to draw in more students from under-represented groups.



8 Steps to Running a Great Hackathon

Hackathons can inspire innovation, create a sense of community, teach computer science skills and prepare students to become digital leaders of the future. Here's how to put together a successful event on campus.

MSI Equips UCLA with Esports Hardware

The University of California, Los Angeles has signed a two-year deal with gaming hardware company MSI to outfit UCLA Esports with computers and monitors for all training an tournaments.

U Delaware Creates Social Robot for Safe Computing Training

Researchers from the University of Delaware’s College of Education & Human Development and College of Engineering have created "Zenbo," a social robot that can deliver safe computing training to young students.

GitHub Student Developer Pack Now Features 100-Plus Tools

The GitHub Student Developer Pack has just expanded, now featuring development tools and training from more than a hundred companies.

AI Android Teaching Assistant Gives Students Hands-on Robotics Experience

Students in an ethics course are the first to work with an artificial intelligence teaching assistant in California's Notre Dame de Namur University.