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Spring Experiential Learning Opportunity for MIT undergrads: Live Streaming DJ Technology and Performance

Following an IAP class about DJ History, Technique, and Technology, students interested in learning more about DJing can apply to join an ELO on Live Streaming DJ Technology and Performance this Spring!

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Register for our Red Bull Discovery Lab on Tuesday, September 8

On Sept. 8, the Red Bull Discovery Lab with MIT Game Lab opens its virtual doors for a live game-design workshop and a NASA v MIT space-health exploration panel.

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Visiting the Minecraft Institvte of Technology

We opened our Creating Videogames class for a day on Twitch! As part of our unit on spectator games, streaming, and moderation, join research scientist Philip Tan explore the Minecraft Institvte of Technology.

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Colonialism in Board Games

Mikael Jakobsson and I recently had a chance to discuss our research in colonialist themes in board games and making counter-colonialist games this past March, through a presentation at GDC’s Board Game Design Day and on Geoff Engelstein and Gil

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MIT Game Lab X Lewis Music Library: Disco & Games over IAP!

Resident Game Lab DJ/Research Scientist Philip Tan is hosting music listening sessions this IAP at the Lewis Music Library as part of his Discotheque: Music & Technology lecture series.

Drop by for any of the next Thursday sessions, at the Lewis Music Library, lecture is 3-4pm, music is 4-5pm!

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Play Labs 2018 accelerator will include blockchain as a playful technology focus

We are excited to be hosting Play Labs again this summer and will be working with them and their startup companies, providing mentorship and advice on product development, user experience, and game design! This year, Play Labs has expanded its

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Call For Startups for the Play Labs Summer 2018 Batch – Apply by March 28

The MIT Game Lab is hosting and running workshops for a startup incubator taking place on MIT campus this summer: Play Labs! Applications are now open through March 28th. The Call for Startups was posted on the site there, but

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Applications open for Play Labs 2018 – summer accelerator for startups using playful technologies

We are again hosting and mentoring startups as part of PlayLabs, a summer accelerator for startups using playful technologies. Applications are open until March 15! Play Labs is a private venture run by Bayview Labs, and its executive director is

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We’re looking for MIT students experienced in puzzle design or developing for VR this IAP & Spring!

The MIT Game Lab and Education Arcade have 4 UROP positions available, starting in IAP &/or Spring. Application instructions are at the bottom — please specify which Project you are applying for when sending your application! These are only available

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MIT Game Lab X Tencent: Esports Weekend, Sep 23 & 24

Explore esports with the MIT Game Lab & Tencent Interactive Entertainment on MIT campus through these fun events:
September 23, 2017 at 2:30pm at the Stata Center (32 Vassar St) in room 32-123: Collegiate Exhibition Match of League of Legends and Kings of Glory
September 24, 2017 at 2:30pm at the Stata Center (32 Vassar St) in room 32-141: Panel: “Positive Values of Esports”

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