Tech Valley supports Extra Life!

Extra Life, a fundraising program of Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals®, leverages the passion of the gaming community to rally support for our 170 member hospitals. Participants fundraise year-round and pledge to… Learn More

RPI & iThrive Get Along Jammit November 9-11

Come join iThrive, RPI and the Tech Valley Center of Gravity for a 3 day game jam focused on games that teach empathy. Event runs from Friday evening through Sunday… Learn More

Tobi Saulnier honored as RPI’s 2018 Entrepreneur of the Year

Last week we were proud to name Tobi Saulnier the 2018 William F. Glaser ’53 Rensselaer Entrepreneur of the Year. She attended RPI for her Bachelor’s, Master’s, and doctoral degrees… Learn More

GSAS Lecture Series: Computational Craft and Textiles-Based Game Design

The Fall 2018 lecture series begins Sept 20th with Gillian Smith’s presentation on two projects that sit at the intersection of games, textiles, and computer science. Learn more about the Program on… Learn More

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Opening Reception for Alt-F4!

Opening Reception for Alt-F4!

The opening reception for Alt-F4, the GSAS art thesis show at the Art Center of the Capital Region, will be held on May 2nd! Senior students from the Humanities, Arts, and…

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GameFest 2018!

GameFest 2018!

Don’t forget to mark your calendars (if you haven’t already), GameFest 2018 is happening on May 5th and it’s free to attend and open to the public! Participating students come…

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Orbit: Beginner Game Design!

Orbit: Beginner Game Design!

If you’re interested in learning to make your own digital games using a simple and intuitive creative tool that doesn’t require any prior experience with computer programming, then TVGS has…

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Gilles Bailly Talk on April 23rd!

Gilles Bailly Talk on April 23rd!

Gilles Bailly, CNRS Researcher at the ISIR Lab of Sorbonne Université, France will present the following talk, “Command Selection, Bridging the Gap between Interaction Design and Modeling”! The talk will show…

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Social Night: Doodle Fail!

Social Night: Doodle Fail!

TVGS will be holding their social night on April 11th with a game night! The optional theme this time around is the game, Doodle Fail! So bring any board games, card games, social…

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